Silence The City Clothing and InVogue Records presents the "Destroy Your Fears" tour featuring From Atlantis, Famous Last Words, and Restless Streets. The Tour will kick off July 24th in Cleveland, OH at Peabody's and will run through August 18th. From Atlantis and Famous Last Words will be touring support of their debut full lengths due out this Fall and Restless Streets will be supporting their EP out June 12, 2012.
Punk grunge rockers N.N. whom have garnered great acclaim in their hometown of Edmonton, AB along with international praise during last year's multiple showcases at Japan Music Week in Tokyo for their electrifying shows and latest 'Princes' LP are proud to announce their five city Eastern Canadian "Princes" tour that will see them perform in Regina, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal.
Already a gold-certified sensation in Japan, the all-star metal group, Animetal USA is setting their sights next on America - with the impending release of their debut album and a just-announced show. Comprised of singer Mike Vescera (Obsession/ex-Loudness) starring as Metal-Rider, bassist Rudy Sarzo (Blue Oyster Cult, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, Quiet Riot, Whitesnake, Dio) as Stormbringer, guitarist Chris Impellitteri (Impellitteri) as Speed King, and drummer Jon Dette (ex-Slayer, Testament) [who replaced Scott Travis (Judas Priest) due to the ongoing success of Priest's "Epitaph Tour"] as Tank, there is no arguing the stellar track record of the group's pedigree.
North Carolina’s kings of gnarl, ASG have announced a 10 day run of European tour dates including an appearance at this year’s Hellfest. The tour kicks off on June 16th in Clisson, France and runs through June 30th in Stuttgart, Germany. A full listing of dates is listed below including a special show in Germany with Kyuss Lives. Frontman Jason Shi commented on the upcoming tour: "It's nice to be crossing the pond once again, head banging in the old world, seeing old friends and making new ones. Let's party!"
Vancouver’s My Own Chaos, a female fronted metal band that fused traditional metal with thrash and straight ahead hard rock are proud to announce dates for their upcoming "Chaos Across Canada Tour", which will see them venture across the Canadian provinces, kicking off their tour in Vancouver, BC on June 26th and going east to return west on July 28th for a tour wrap up show in Innisfail, AB.
Animal Kingdom is excited to announce its Summer North American headline tour in addition to their appearances at this year's Lollapalooza at Grant Park in Chicago, IL, on Friday, August 3 and the Outsidelands Music and Arts Festival at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, CA, on Saturday, August 11. The 16-date club headlining tour will be visiting major markets including New York City on Wednesday, July 25, Boston, MA, on Thursday, July 26 and Los Angeles, CA, on Tuesday, August 14. The band's debut American run will extend through the end of August, culminating in a performance at Doug Fir Lounge in Portland, OR, on Sunday, August 26.
Stereo Dynamite Recordings are pleased to announce that Northampton, UK’s finest three-piece rock/pop band Ocasan will make their live Canadian debut this Friday (June 8) when they arrive ahead of their performance at this year’s NXNE Festival. The band will be supporting the Stereo Dynamite Recordings release of their debut album, the 10 track 'Ricochet'. Produced by Romesh Dodangoda (Manic Street Preachers, Lostprophets, Bullet For My Valentine, Attack Attack), the album showcases the band’s ability to marry a quintessentially British sound with the ferocity of American rock.
Call Me No One, the new project brought to you by Sevendust members Clint Lowery and Morgan Rose, release their debut album Last Parade today via 7Bros/ILG. The band is gearing up for an inaugural Summer tour, kicking off July 27 in Fort Wayne, IN. Lowery and Rose have enlisted Rek Mohr (Hurt) on bass and Alan Price (Shinedown) on guitar to round out the band in anticipation of the dates. Nonpoint will support, see below for details.
Chicago, IL rock band empires are gearing up to release their new album 'Garage Hymns' on June 12th, via the band's own label History Records. The record's powerful rock-and-roll sound, along with the band's energetic live performances, has attracted a wide range of fans and critics. Empires recently wrapped up dates with The Temper Trap and Kaiser Chiefs and are looking forward to their upcoming tour this Summer, which includes shows in Chicago, New York and Philadelphia before taking the stage at Summerfest and Lollapalooza in August. See below for tour dates.
Standby Records recording artist Modern Day Escape are set to unleash their propulsive live show from June 7 to July 7 on the "Under The Gun" tour with support from Victory Records recording artists Dr Acula and The Bunny The Bear and InVogue Records recording artist From Atlantis. Launching in Orange County, CA, the tour will traverse all corners of the U.S. before landing in San Antonio, TX for the final show.
Hailed as “one of the best young bands in America,” Filligar is the rock n’ roll quartet comprised of the three Mathias brothers - Johnny, Pete, and Teddy - and their lifelong friend Casey Gibson. They've headlined sold out shows at the nation's most acclaimed venues, toured the United Kingdom to wildly enthusiastic audiences, and recently supported both The Black Keys and My Morning Jacket. Their record 'The Nerve' was nominated Best Rock Album at this year's Independent Music Awards. Filligar were handpicked by Counting Crows to join them this Summer on the first leg of The Outlaw Roadshow, kicking off next week at Stone Pony Summerstage in NJ.
Belgian black metallers Enthroned are set to play a series of dates in Brazil this August, along with Sweden's infamous metal act Marduk. Supporting acts will be announced later this year. The five upcoming dates are as follows below.
Step into an apocalyptic underworld where firebreathers, nightmarish creatures on stilts, fire and percussive light, and stunning visuals set the stage for an intoxicating and unforgettably sinister concert experience. The first-ever KNOTFEST - an extraordinary two-day metal and hard rock destination festival - will feature performances from Slipknot, Deftones, Lamb of God, Dethklok, Serj Tankian, Cannibal Corpse, The Dillinger Escape Plan, The Urge, Prong, Gojira and more. KNOTFEST will debut in the heart of America on Friday, August 17 in Council Bluffs, IA at Mid America Motorplex and Saturday, August 18 in Somerset, WI/Minneapolis, MN at Somerset Amphitheater. A list of artists performing at each date is available online at: www.knotfest.com
Nonpoint are offering fans an exclusive first-listen advance mix of "I Said It," a brand-new studio track they’ve recently been working on with Grammy Nominated Producer, Johnny K (Disturbed, Staind, Megadeth). The band will hit the road this summer to preview new music with Call Me No One (full tour dates below). Tickets for all headlining dates go on sale today Friday June 1st 2012.
Lionheart is preparing to embark on a headlining tour titled, "The Lifer Tour", presented by new streetwear brand, Concrete. The Bay Area's hardcore heavyweights released a new record, 'Undisputed' on May 8th via Mediaskare Records. Joining them on the trek will be Rise Records' Thick As Blood and Bullet Tooth Records own Dead Icons.
Hatebreed is excited to announce the upcoming "10 Years of Perseverance" Fall tour, a United States headline tour to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the band’s ground-breaking 2002 major-label debut, 'Perseverance'. The tour features direct support from Whitechapel and special guests All Shall Perish and Deez Nuts, and kicks off on September 13th in Clifton Park, NY.
American extreme metal giants Whitechapel have announced a full European tour for October and November of 2012. The Tennessee outfit will be supporting August Burns Red and The Devil Wears Prada. Whitechapel's guitarist Alex Wade adds: "We're really excited for this tour. It will be our first proper European club tour since Trivium in 2010. We're eager to get back and play some new songs off of our new self-titled record!"
It has been a huge year for internationally-rising pop sensation It Boys!. The band has taken their upbeat, energetic live show around the world and continue on the road this Summer. It Boys! will be on the first half of the Vans Warped Tour before joining Forever The Sickest Kids, Plug In Stereo and Paradise Fears on "The One Direction Tour." A full list of dates can be seen below. Stay tuned for more information on It Boys! and their debut full length, 'Introduction', that will be out later this year.
Cattle Decapitation will return to Europe in August to play some of the most monumental heavy metal festivals as well as a bunch of intimate club shows. Do not miss out! The complete set of dates is below. Out now, the 11-track long player 'Monolith Of Inhumanity' is an achievement that stands out as one of the most volatile, ambitious, and impossible-to-pigeonhole records of 2012.
Walkerton, ON melodic metallers Odium whom released their latest album 'Burning The Bridges To Nowhere' on Year of The Sun Records earlier this April, have announced upcoming show dates in the province of Ontario in promotion of their 10 track anthem 'chanter', which is the follow up to their well received debut full length 'At The Bottom'.