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French outfit As They Burn has issued the following announcement about deciding to call it a day:
"We are deeply moved to announce the end of the band. As They Burn was an amazing way to let our artistic energy flow for a fabulous seven years. We lived and grew up in rhythm with what is for us much more than a musical adventure – a real humane endeavour which embraced a lot of people.
"It is because we honour and respect you guys that we have taken this difficult decision. Up until now, we have provided you with ourselves in the best possible way and we never want to put that aside. As we are now, we are incapable of providing you with the As They Burn you expect us to be. And it is impossible for us, musically and artistically to be less than what we expect and aspire to be, and we will NEVER accept to be half of ourselves.
"By taking this decision we value honesty above become a band that we would never want to be. It is time for us to follow our own independent paths, each cradled by the memories of the past years and the brotherly love that unites all six of us. And it is the same desire of honesty and same willpower that we have decided to part ways with you guys on stage and not by a simple press release!
"We will be playing several farewell shows in 2015 so we can meet one last time on stage (Booking contact: Milton@onlytalentproductions.com).
"From the bottom of our hearts, thank you! Thank you. Thank you. Thank you! Through this message we would also like to thank: our mothers, fathers, brothers and sisters - our families for allowing us to go after and live a dream. We would also like to thank Bastien Jacquesson, our sound engineer and ally on stage, who brought us peace of mind and confidence. A devoted man we have always been able to count on, a real pillar. You are the 6th member of the band but you are also above all our brother, our big brother. More...
As They Burn has issued the following announcement about canceling upcoming festival appearances:
"Good news come with bad news. Unfortunately and due to reasons strictly out of our control, we finally had to cancel every single summer festivals included Fajt Fest, Days Of Fury Fest and at last Resurrection Fest... We are really sorry for all the people who were waiting for us, but that's the better choice for the whole band, and also individual projects. We'll be back soon!
"Good news is that we've been locked in our practice room for months now and our new album is on a very good way! All we can say for now is that is gonna sound massive and unpredictable... The whole band and the Victory Records crew are working hard on future plans and we'll be able to give you more information very soon!" More...
Early Seasons has a new video clip out now for the track "Future," which features Aaron Matts and Victor Guillet from Betraying the Martyrs and Kevin Trevor of As They Burn. Check it out below, and Early Seasons also comments:
"This song and this video is all about that kind of life we choose to live, doing what we love: playing music, having fun with our friends, skating is what we wanna do for the rest of our lives!"
As They Burn has released a new music video for "Frozen Vision," which can be seen below. Vocalist Kevin Trevor comments: “Frozen Vision is completely different than anything we’ve done. Shooting was an incredible experience: painting, aquarium diving and face scanning."
Don’t miss As They Burn perform live on the band's 21 date headlining European tour beginning September 5th in Pau, France. Dates are available after the jump. More...
As They Burn has premiered a new music video for the song “Medicine 2.0” from the album "Will, Love, Life," which features the Parisian metalheads performing live to a sea of banging heads at Hellfest Open Air 2012 in Paris, France.
Keyboardist Bastien Jacquesson comments, “’Medicine 2.0’ is first time we used the classic verse/ chorus/ verse/ chorus/ bridge/ chorus song structure. The epic chorus keeps it from being simply another deathcore song.”
You can catch As They Burn during a journey across twenty-one cities throughout Europe for a headlining tour beginning September 5th in Pau, France. See a full listing of tour dates below. More...
Victory Records’ Summer 2013 music sampler is now streaming on YouTube. Check it out in the player below.
The Summer sampler features Counterpart’ newest single "Wither" from upcoming album, "The Difference Between Hell And Home," along with new tracks from These Hearts and Erimha. The track track listing is:
1. TEAR OUT THE HEART – “Infamous Las Words”
2. SNOW WHITE’S POISON BITE – “Will You Meet Me In The Graveyard”
3. THE BUNNY THE BEAR – ”In Like Flynn”
4. TERROR – “Hard Lessons”
5. CONTINENTS – “Idle Hands”
6. THESE HEARTS – ”Miserable”
7. AS THEY BURN – “Dream Collapse”
8. CLOSE YOUR EYES – “Valleys”
9. EMMURE – “Protoman”
10. SEEKER – “She” (DEMO)
11. COUNTERPARTS – “Wither”
12. FALL CITY FALL – “Lovebirds”
13. THE ROYALTY – “Won’t Be Long”
14. SILVERSTEIN – “Smashed Into Pieces”
15. HAWTHORNE HEIGHTS – “Ohio Is For Lovers”
16. ERIMHA – “Verdict Of The Soul” More...
As They Burn has released a making-of clip online from the filming of the "Dream Collapse" video, which can be viewed below. You can also catch the finished music video at this location.
The Victory Records Spring 2013 digital music sampler is now available online. Listen to the ten explosive tracks and download the Spring 2013 digital sampler right here (email registration required). The track listing is:
Tear out the Heart – "Infamous Last Words"
Continents - "Inhale"
The Bunny The Bear - "In Like Flynn"
Snow White's Poison Bite - "The Gruesome Gory Horror Show"
Fall City Fall - "Lovebirds"
As They Burn - "Dream Collapse"
Terror - "Live By The Code"
Close Your Eyes - "Erie"
Counterparts - "The Constant"
These Hearts - "The Inconvenience" More...
Paris France's As They Burn has released a music video for “Dream Collapse,” taken from the band's new studio album, "Will, Love, Life."
An introduction to the group's blend of groove-oriented technical death metal, “Dream Collapse” is an ode to crashing dreams and forgotten plans for the future. The clip was directed by Tuan Nguyen of Ping Pang Films and can be found below.
You can also see As They Burn on the Bonecrusher Fest touring alongside Job For A Cowboy and more. See the full list of tour dates below. More...
With a brand new album just a week away, As They Burn has unleashed a lyric video for the track “When Everything Falls Apart” taken from the band's forthcoming album "Will, Love, Life," due out February 19th. Watch the video below.
The album was recorded by new member and keyboardist Bastien Jacquesson at Studio Bleu in the suburbs of Paris, France and mixed by Jason Suecoff. The double cover artwork was done by Meshuggah’s official photographer, Anthony Dubois and French painter Charlotte Mollet, who drew each of the eleven signs that represent the eleven tracks of the record - each symbol has a special meaning linked with the song's lyrics. More...
As They Burn has joined forces with Metal Hammer to premiere a new track titled “F.R.E.A.K.S,” taken from the band's forthcoming album "Will, Love, Life," due out February 19th.
American extreme metallers Job For A Cowboy will return to Europe in March to headline this year's Bonecrusher Fest tour. Comments the band:
"We are all excited to announce that we will be heading back over to Europe this spring to participate in the Bonecrusher Festival. After some long and hard contemplation (uhh huh huh huh), we decided it would be best to get back over to the lands of beer and honey to throw down with our friends in Beneath the Massacre and cruise around with some other cool bands and try and have a good time.
"It will be our first time headlining a proper tour overseas in just about 2 years, and we are ready to play some tunes, drink some brews and crush some snacks. Come get your bone crushed with a bunch of bearded dudes on high protein diets playing music way too fast!"
The tour also features Beneath the Massacre, War From A Harlots Mouth, Gorod, As They Burn, and Make Them Suffer. More...
Victory Records has checked in with the following statement about upcoming releases in the new year:
"After a successful 2012, Victory Records has summoned their army, with the drive and conviction to make 2013 rock harder than ever before. Pushing boundaries and coloring outside of the lines is to be expected, with a new year, comes a renewed sense of brutality and vengeance; an opportunity to unite fans of all music genres across the world.
"Never one to disappoint, Victory fan favorite Otep plans to deliver her final studio album; an awe-inspiring tale of a girl who has been cast aside, heart set on revenge against the cold world in Hydra, to be released January 22nd.
"The label debut albums of Fall City Fall's Victus and Continents’ Idle Hands, will also be unleashed on January 22nd; already being called some of the most dynamic, raw hardcore collections in a longtime by Outburn. More...
Parisian modern metallers As They Burn have announced that their forthcoming album will be titled "Will, Love, Life" and is due out February 19th, 2013. A teaser trailer is available below, and pre-orders are live now at this location.
Vcalist Kevin Trevor comments: “Our new effort is on its way and is in the mixing process with Jason Suecof. We are really glad about how the album sounds and we hope that you will love and respect it as much as us. Will, Love Life is heavier, more mature, atmospheric and darker than our previous album, but also very positive and still full of symbolism."
Machinist Bastien Jacquesson also issued the following statement about the artwork: “The pyramid on the cover is a mystical sign, a sign of spiritual elevation and knowledge. It is also linked with Aleister Crowley and the Thelema mythology which always been a big influence for us. The cover art photo was taken by our great friend Anthony Dubois who's also known as Meshuggah's official photographer and French painter Charlotte Mollet drew each of the eleven signs that represent the eleven tracks of the record. Each symbol has a special meaning linked with the song's lyrics.”
Fans can catch As They Burn on tour with Betraying the Martyrs in February throughout Europe before joining Job For A Cowboy, War From A Harlots Mouth, and Beneath the Massacre on Bonecrusher Fest in Europe beginning March 1st. More...
Victory Records has posted a video clip online featuring holiday messages to the fans from members of Blackguard, Continents, A Hero A Fake, God Forbid, Emmure, and more. Check out the clip below, and Victory Records also commented:
"2012 has been a year filled with noteworthy releases and killer tours from Victory Records and their artists. Watch the holiday video below and get ready for a mind-blowing New Year!
"Stay tuned for the release of brand new albums from Otep, Fall City Fall, and Continents out January 22nd. Pre-order packages are available at the Victory Records’ webstore."
Paris modern metal outfit As They Burn, which recently signed to Victory Records, has announced that the band will join Job For A Cowboy, War From A Harlots Mouth, and Beneath the Massacre for the upcoming Bonecrusher Fest. Bonecrusher will take over twenty-seven cities across Europe and the U.K. beginning March 1st, 2013. Dates are available below.
Vocalist Kevin Trevor comments, “JFAC is a band we all really like and we've been following them since the beginning. We'll play all over Europe and in countries we've never been before. We’re very excited to meet new audiences and share our new album, positive vibes, energy and passion with the crowds every night. After this let's hit the USA!”
As They Burn will be also be hitting the road with Betraying the Martyrs next year to support a forthcoming Victory Records’ debut album, due out February 19th. More...
Victory Records is proud to welcome French outfit As They Burn to the label's roster. A video clip welcoming the band has been posted online and can be viewed below. Victory Records also commented:
"Emerging from the streets of Paris, France, As They Burn was formed by bassist Ronald Pastor, guitarist Fabio Meschini and drummer Milton Bakech in 2007. Vocalist Kévin Traore, known for his chillingly aggressive vocals, was enlisted shortly thereafter along with guitarist Hoby Arinosy. As They Burn was complete and ready to bring their music to the masses."
French metal band As They Burn has checked in with this announcement about taking a break from live shows to work on new material:
"After touring and playing weekender shows on March, April and May, we'll be taking a few months off touring to focus on writing and recording our next full-length!
"Promoters - this is now! If you want to book ATB this Spring, feel free to send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org."
You can also check out As They Burn's music video for the track "Philosophical Research Society" at this location.
French metallers As They Burn have released a new music video online for the track "Philosophical Research Society," taken off the newly released "Aeon's War" album. You can find the music video in the player available below.
For more details on As They Burn, and to check out more music available for streaming online, head over to the band's Facebook profile here.