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The Halifax based Spread The Metal Festival, with a goal to raise $100,000 for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, is proud to announce headliners Morbid Angel, along with Blackguard, Cryptopsy and Last Call Chernobyl as the next batch of bands added to the line up to support the festival charity fundraiser.
Matt Day, STM owner and festival organizer, commented: "Spread the Metal Records has lofty ambitions for this festival and as it grows each year, I want to prove that the label is as committed to philanthropy as we are to releasing phenomenal records. We take on the responsibility to help those who cannot help themselves, and this festival has the power to help a lot of people, year after year."
The lineup is as follows:
Answer With Metal - 12pm
Last Call Chernobyl - 1pm
Dischord - 2pm
Hallows Die - 3:15pm
Descend - 4:30pm
Fallen Joy - 6pm
Blackguard - 7:30pm
Kataklysm - 9:15pm More...
Halifax based Spread The Metal Festival, which has a goal to raise $100,000 for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada with 100% of ticket revenues, is proud to announce the first round of Canadian bands supporting the fest and charity fundraiser.
STM Records owner and festival organizer Matt Day commented, "Spread the Metal Records has lofty ambitions for this festival and as it grows each year, I want to prove that the label is as committed to philanthropy as we are to releasing phenomenal records. We take on the responsibility to help those who cannot help themselves, and this festival has the power to help a lot of people, year after year."
Further details on the festival are available here and the currently announced lineup is as follows:
Answer With Metal
Cry Oh Crisis
Death Valley Driver
Dischord will be releasing the band's sophomore album "Casualties of War" on July 12th, 2011 via Diminished Fifth Records. The follow-up to 2007's "Siege of Darkness," Dischord returns with an all new line-up (less original member Luc Gagné).
"We are honoured to be able to release their follow up album" commented label head Josh Hogan, "Not only is the performance and song-writing a huge step up on this record fantastic but the production values are brilliant."
While guitarist Luc Gagné had the following to say: "I'm proud to say that the production quality of this record far surpasses our previous release. After finally cementing a powerful lineup for the band and pouring blood and rage in this record, I'm thrilled to finally see it released and grateful that D5R is still backing us 100%."
The band will be having a hometown CD release show in Moncton, NB at the Manhattan on Friday, June 24th with special guests Delgrade.
The track listing is as follows:
1. Casualties of War
2. Silent Genocide
3. Shadow Demons
4. Spiritual Suicide
5. Mortal Deity
7. Les Tnbres
8. Solitary Confinement
New Brunswick’s Dischord has announced the release of an upcoming live album titled "Reborn at the Paramount," which was was recorded at the Paramount in Moncton, NB on March 5th, 2010. The album was recorded and mixed by Kyle McDonald and features a secret cover song.
A release show for the live album has been set for February 4th at the Manhattan in Moncton with Clearl and Seventh Circle. A free download from the album of the song "Solitary Confinement" can be found at this location.