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The Black Maria

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Below is our complete The Black Maria 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.

Note: We began associating news directly with bands in late 2003. Therefore, earlier band news may not be listed on this page.

The Black Maria To Support Evanescence

Along with Stone Sour, The Black Maria will also support Evanescence on their upcoming Canadian tour. Tour dates include:

January 5th in Montreal, QC @ Bell Centre
January 6th in Quebec City, QC @ Colisee Pepsi
January 8th in Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre
January 10th in Ottawa, ON @ Scotiabank Place
January 13th in Winnipeg, MB @ MTS Centre
January 15th in Calgary, AB @ Pengrowth
January 16th in Edmonton, AB @ Rexall Place
January 18th in Vancouver, BC @ Pacific Coliseum

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Grade Reunion Show Video Posted Online

A generous videographer has posted the entirety of Grade's recent reunion performance in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The band, which split up in 2002 saw members go on to Somehow Hollow, The Black Maria, To The Lions and Low Earth Orbit.

The reunion show featured the band's Under the Radar lineup, of Kyle Bishop, Greg Taylor, Matt Jones, Shawn Magill and Chris Danner and took place at the Opera House in Toronto, Ontario.

You can check it out here or below. More...

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The Black Maria's "Waking Up With Wolves" Video

The Black Maria are out with the video to their new single 'Waking Up With Wolves', from the album 'A Shared History Of Tragedy'. You can watch it online at Yahoo! Music.

The video was shot with the direction team of Endeavor Media behind the camera. The song is the first single from the groups forthcoming album "A Shared History Of Tragedy", which you can expect to find in stores on September 5th via Victory.

As previously reported, "A Shared History Of Tragedy" tracklisting is as follows: More...

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The Black Maria Filming New Video

The Black Maria will soon be filming a video for their track "Waking Up With Wolves" with the direction team of Endeavor Media behind the camera. The song is the first single from the groups forthcoming album "A Shared History Of Tragedy", which you can expect to find in stores on September 05th via Victory.

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The Black Maria Post Song And Tracklisting

The Black Maria's new track "Waking Up With Wolves" has been posted online here. The song will be included on the groups new album "A Shared History Of Tragedy", the track listing for which is as follows:
01 - "The Perilous Curse"
02 - "Waking Up With The Wolves"
03 - "Nothing Comes Easy But You"
04 - "Van Gogh"
05 - "A Call To Arms"
06 - "Lucid"
07 - "The Concubine"
08 - "Living Expenses"
09 - "Fool's Gold"
10 - "A Thief In The Ranks (Your Bike)"
11 - "11:11"

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Nonpoint's 'To The Pain' Track Listing Revealed

Ft. Lauderdale-based hard rock outfit NONPOINT have finalized the track listing for their fourth album, "To the Pain", due on November 8 via Bieler Bros./Lava. The album's first single, "Bullet with a Name", has received a lot of early radio play and has clocked as the #1 requested song on Active Rock radio stations such as WJJO, WPBZ, WZOR and has defeated the likes of SLIPKNOT, SEVENDUST, KORN, GORILLAZ, and HAWTHORNE HEIGHTS in early head-to-head request match-ups. "Bullet with a Name", which officially impacts radio on October 10, can be heard online at myspace.com/nonpoint.

"To the Pain" track listing: More...

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Nonpoint To Hit Road In Support of New Album

NONPOINT will return to the road in support of their brand new album To The Pain starting in November. Acting as support for the tour will be THE BLACK MARIA and BURN SEASON. Dates will be posted soon. Nonpoint's new single "Bullet With A Name" can be listened to online here and is expected to hit radio on October 10th. Burn Season's single 'Carry On', which can be heard here recently hit radio and will appear on their Bieler Bros debut on October 11th.


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Codeseven Announce Tour Schedule

Codeseven have announced details regarding their upcoming East/South tour. Here's the schedule:

dates w/ Alexisonfire, Emanuel, The Black Maria
2/28 Syracuse NY @ The Furnace
3/1 Cambridge MA @ Middle East
3/3 Farmingdale NY @ Downtown
3/4 Montclair NJ @ Bloomfield Ave Cafe
3/5 Danbury CT @ Empress Ballroom
3/5 Farmingdale NY @ Downtown
3/6 New York NY @ Continental
3/9 Baltimore MD @ The Ottobar
3/10 Latham NY @ Saratoga Winners

dates w/ Murder By Death
3/12 Lexington KY @ The Beaumont YMCA
3/13 Nashville TN @ Exit/In
3/14 Birmingham AL @ Bomb Shelter
3/15 Lake Charles LA @ Shaky Grounds Coffee House
3/16 Little Rock AR @ Vino's

3/19 Austin TX @ Take Action Showcase SXSW

dates w/ The Snake The Cross The Crown, Decibully
3/20 Houston TX @ Walters On Washington
3/21 New Orleans LA @ The Parish
3/23 Gainesville FL @ Common Grounds
3/24 Orlando FL @ Wills Pub
3/27 Jacksonville FL @ Jack Rabbit's

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The Black Maria Sign to Victory Records

Victory Records has announced the signing of Toronto ’s The Black Maria. Following the implosion of the genre-defining Grade (the band that many music writers and bands give credit to for the creation in 1995 of the screamo genre), its mastermind and creative leader Kyle Bishop was possessed to create something profoundly new and vibrant. He connected with Chris Gray (Zyon) and wall of sound axe-wielder Alan Nacinovic. The troupe was completed with a groove-laden rhythm section that can shatter the bones of the Gods - Derek Petrella on drums and multi-instrumentalist Mike de Eyre on bass. They chose the The Black Maria as their band name, which comes from the slang term given to a police patrol wagon - “The Deliverer of Death”

The Black Maria are a sexy, intense, melodic, audio jackhammer. Their live show grips the audience, invoking passion and rage, exposing the scars of the soul and sucking the life source out of every cell. By joining the Victory Records family, The Black Maria's mission will finally reach the masses. They head into the studio this July to record their debut album. The band is available for interviews and in-studio features. For more information on The Black Maria, go to www.theblackmaria.com.

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