Polish extreme metal act Hate has been confirmed to tour Brazil for the second time in their career. The tour will start on the April 12th in Sao Jose dos Campos and will include 3 more shows in Rio de Janeiro, Curitiba and Sao Paulo. The band’s leader ATF Sinner commented: "This tour is in support of our latest album 'Erebos' which have been officially released in Brazil on Sadistico Records. We are really looking forward to invading Brazil again! This short tour is a good occasion for supporting our official release Erebos and meeting our crazy fans as well! You are all about to witness supreme Polish Blackened Death Metal at its best! So don’t fuckin’ miss it!"
Miami Rockers Atom Smash are set to commence on a tour supporting Bobaflex and Edisun this upcoming week. The tour will be in support of their latest album, 'Beautiful Alien', which saw its release on March 20th. The album’s first single, “The World Is Ours”, which was produced by Paul Trust, is already receiving great radio airplay, and expect for plenty more catchy tracks off of 'Beautiful Alien' to be added to radio soon.
New Jersey/New York-based punk band Night Birds has announced a round of upcoming spring and summer dates this week. The dates include Sound & Fury Fest in Santa Barbara, CA, The Fest 11 in Gainesville, FL, Ottawa Explosion Fest in Ottowa, ON, Bernard College's WBAR-B-Q in New York, Insubordination Fest in Baltimore, MD, No Suck Fest in Honolulu, Hawaii, and Road to Ruin Fest in Philly. Additionally this spring will see Night Birds playing several shows on the East Coast, including an in-store at Generation Records in NYC on Record Store Day and sold-out shows with Ceremony and Cock Sparrer before heading over to the West Coast this summer for the first time ever (full tour dates below).
Now due to popular demand, a long-awaited gap in their busy schedule and a welcoming invite from Jane's Addiction, The Duke Spirit are proud to announce select tour-dates with the legendary U.S rockers, as well as a headlining tour on the east and west coasts confirmed for this coming summer.
White Hills' latest album, 'Frying On This Rock', due out today through Thrill Jockey, is their most energized and concise recording to date. Recorded by Martin Bisi (Sonic Youth, Brian Eno, Swans, Herbie Hancock, Boredoms), the songs are bursting with a raw energy that has always been present but never showcased front and center like it is here.
Sleepy Sun are today performing their in-store performance at Amoeba Music in San Franciso (1855 Haight St) at 6 PM. The band will then embark on their Spring North American, which includes a number of dates with White Hills.
Genre defying southern quintet Kylesa have announced a two week US tour. Kylesa joining the mighty Gwar on April 13 th in San Antonio, TX. For a string of dates that runs through 10 states before ending in Allentown, PA. Kylesa is touring in support of their critically-acclaimed album 'Spiral Shadow' (released by Season of Mist in October 2010).
On Monday, April 9th, Theory Of A Deadman will kick off their U.S. headlining tour with Pop Evil and Stellar Revival as support. The run begins in Tallahassee, FL and stops in Orlando, FL, Atlanta, GA, Sayreville, NJ, Chicago, IL, Nashville, TN and Dallas, TX along the route. They'll also perform at radio shows such as "Rockfest" (May 12th) and "LAZERfest" (May 13th) in addition to high-profile festivals "Rock on the Range" (May 19th) and "Rocklahoma" (May 26th).
The highly anticipated inaugural "Decibel Magazine Tour" kicks off in a mere eight days in Columbus, OH. It wasn't too late, however, for the venue owners to prohibit the bands from appearing at The Brewmaster's Gate. Behemoth, Watain, The Devil's Blood, and In Solitude are being forbidden from playing at the venue because of religious conflicts with the venue owners. These bands are no strangers to this type of treatment, and a new venue has already been confirmed. The Columbus, OH show will now be at Al Rosa.
Just two days after the final date of the Deep Space Tour, indie pop quintet Eisley is happy to announce their next set of US dates - The Mid-Summer Tour.
Houston, TX based progressive instrumental act, Scale The Summit, are proud to announce their upcoming 2012 headlining tour entitled, "Adventure Metal Across America". It will be a two band tour in which they will receive direct support from Today I Caught The Plague. This tour will be the second headlining tour for Scale The Summit and will start on May 5th and continue throughout June 6th.
Portland, Oregon punk metal miscreants Toxic Holocaust have announced a two week headlining run of European dates including select shows with Converge and numerous festival appearances. The tour begins on August 4th in Motala, Sweden at the Motala Hardcore Fest and wraps up on August 17th at Dinkelsbuhl, Germany's Summer Breeze Festival. A complete listing of dates is included below.
Phoenix-based grindcore act, Landmine Marathon has been announced on select California dates to open for Nasum's upcoming Farewell Tour. The band will be playing three shows starting on May 28th and concluding on May 30th. The band will be supporting their latest release, 'Gallows', which came out in September in North America and in January in Europe. 'Gallows' was produced by guitarist Ryan Butler and features artwork by British artist Rob "Mid" Middleton (Napalm Death, Extreme Noise Terror).
YOU! Yeah you! Come out and fist pump with Free Energy on the Electric Fever Tour. Hear new jams off the upcoming LP entitled 'Love Sign'. If you missed it, the band has a brand new jam called "Electric Fever" which you can download below. Feel new sensations vibrating through your body! Begin the first day of your new life!
Brutal Panda Records is proud to announce that Pacific Northwest rock crew Harkonen will reunite to play three exclusive east coast shows this June. These special events are a series of Brutal Panda label showcases that also include The Atlas Moth and Whores on all dates. The shows will take place, starting June 14th, in Boston, Brooklyn and Philadelphia, with the Brooklyn show being a part of the Northside Festival. Each show will also feature a special guest on the bill including Zozobra, Ladder Devils and one to be announced. The complete listing of dates is available below.
Globally celebrated progressive rock/cutting-edge metal innovators Between The Buried And Me (aka BTBAM) will return to Europe in October 2012 in support of their new album, the details of which are forthcoming. Support comes from Periphery and The Safety Fire.
Virginia's speed metal punks Municipal Waste are bringing their space terror back to North America beginning May 27th on a 2-leg headlining run presented by Scion A/V! The first leg features Black Tusk as support; second leg features 3 Inches Of Blood as direct support and openers Black Tusk.
Redlight King will hit the road with Buckcherry beginning April 24th in Odessa, TX and run through the end of May. The band is also set to perform at this year’s biggest rock music festivals including "Carolina Rebellion" and "Rock On The Range" alongside Incubus, Shinedown, Marilyn Manson, etc. as well as "Rocklahoma!" sharing the stage with Megadeth, Rob Zombie, Slash and more (all dates below).
The Charleston, SC band is currently on a widely successful national headlining tour in support of their late 2011 release, 'The Reckoning'. "The Reckoning Tour" has already included two sold-out performances at Nashville's famed Ryman Auditorium, along with sellouts in Austin, Denver, Chicago, Toronto, Minneapolis and Washington. The group will wrap up their tour in Clemson, SC on April 27th before playing the Beale Street Festival in Memphis with My Morning Jacket and Florence And The Machine, and the "Bonnaroo Music And Arts Festival." Tour dates are listed below.
Untimely Demise will begin their Spring tour of the western half of Canada and the United States today, as the trek is booted into action with a hometown Saskatchewan show this evening. The outfit will take their blazing modernized classic thrash to the highways of North America over the next three weeks, including performances with Massacre, Exmortus, Excruciator, Hatchet, labelmates Mares Of Thrace and even a headlining slot at San Jose's "Beyond The Realms Of Metal Festival."