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The Grand Astoria

Formed: 2009
From: St. Petersburg, Russia
Last Known Status: Active

Latest The Grand Astoria News

Below is our complete The Grand Astoria news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.

DesertFest Berlin Confirms Dates

DesertFest Berlin has been confirmed for April 19th through the 21st. It will be the ultimate heavy/rock/psych/doom rendezvous with three stages, many bands playing across the three days, a beer garden, a hippie corner market and an art exhibit. Two movies will premiere in the theatre bizarre: "Black Mass Rising" and "Fuzzomentary." There will be aftershow parties with DJs and a few acoustic performances along with the current confirmed roster of bands below. Visit the DesertFest Berlin website for more information.

Motorpsycho
Orange Goblin
Colour Haze
Redfang
Brain Police
Priestess
Wino
Grandloom
Wight
Los Disidentes Del Sucio Motel
Truckfighters
Glowsun
Shrine69
Mars Red Sky
The Grand Astoria
Suma
Elvis Deluxe

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The Grand Astoria Recording New Album

Russian doom metal band The Grand Astoria, who sadly had to cancel it's U.S. club tour with Wo Fat due to visa problems, is busy recording the band's fourth album. The new disc should be out in the autumn of 2012. In the meantime, The Grand Astoria is issuing it's third album "Omnipresence" to the fans for streaming and downloading. This album features guest musicians Pete Bingham of Sendelica on guitars and Arkady Fedotov of Vespero on keyboards. Go here to download it, or just stream it in the widget below.

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Wo Fat Announces Texas Tour Dates

Texas psychedelic doom band Wo Fat has announced a series of dates in it's home state with Russian band The Grand Astoria. The band also has plans of releasing a split 7" with Maryland doom combo Earthride in March of 2012 on Totem Cat Records. Wo Fat released it's current album, "Noche del Chupacabra," earlier this year.

January 5th - Texarkana @ The Road Map
January 6th - Houston @ The Mink
January 7th - Austin @ Red 7 Night Club
January 8th - Dallas @ The Boiler Room More...

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