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The Warriors of Metal, Inc. non-profit organization, announced that newly discovered Long Island, NY power metal band, Shadowstrike has been confirmed for Warriors Of Metal Fest VII, which takes place at O'Sheckys Live Bar & Grill in Columbus, Ohio from June 27th-28th.
ShadowStrike guitarist and vocalist Matthaus Krais states: "We are all very excited to be a part of Warriors Of Metal Fest VII. This will not only be our first time performing in Ohio, but it will be our first time performing in the Midwest period. There are many amazing bands playing this festival and we can't wait to see them all perform as well as share the stage with them and of course bring our music to all the fans!"
The band previously posted "Gales of Winter" off their forthcoming EP "Infinite Power," which can be heard at this location.
More information about the festival, including ticket information can be found over here. The latest lineup for the festival includes:
Pre-Fest Showcase - Thursday, June 26: ETERNAL LEGACY (headliner) AUTOMATON, DEADIRON, LOWER 13, DETHRATS, GRAVE ROBBER, SPLIT THE ABYSS and WINTERHYMN.
Warriors Of Metal Fest VII - Main Festival - Friday, June 27 & Saturday June 28: ARMORY, A SOUND OF THUNDER, A TORTURED SOUL, BENEDICTUM w/ special guest LEATHER LEONE, BEYOND FALLEN, BURNING SHADOWS, CELLADOR, CRUSADER, FLESH ENGINE, LORDS OF THE TRIDENT, MITHRIDIUM, NOBLE BEAST, RESISTANCE, RESTLESS BREED, SHADOWSTRIKE, SHALLOW GROUND, STEEL ASSASSIN, VALHALLA and ZEPHANIAH. More...
The Warriors of Metal fest is welcoming back to Ohio for their performance during this year's Warriors Of Metal Fest VII at O'Sheckys LIVE in Columbus, Ohio, the Meriden, Connecticut thrash metal band Shallow Ground. They were featured during last year's Pre-Fest Showcase of Warriors of Metal Fest VI Open Air.
As Metal CD Ratings' staff reviewer, Kit Ekman put it in his live review of last year's event: "The Shallow Ground guys stuck around the festival all weekend long and were friendly and cool as hell. They supported other bands by buying their merch, shared their fruit salad with my wife, and could be seen up near the front of the stage rocking out to many other acts over the weekend. Good on ya, Shallow Ground." And Fest organizer, Datis Alaee adds, "It is indeed a joy to host such a band that genuinely supports their scene and their fellow underground Metal acts alike!"
Band co-founder, guitarist and vocalist, Keith Letourneau states: "We are honored to come back out to Ohio , and Warriors of Metal again this year. We had such a great time last year that the minute we left the Fest grounds for our journey home we already started making plans for our return in 2014 whether we were gonna play or not! More...
Meriden, CT based act Shallow Ground has posted a new music video online for the track "Black Rose," which was directed by Gary Torvinen and edited by Jacob Murray. You can watch the video clip below, or find more info on Shallow Ground via the band's Facebook profile.
Leaf Pile TV has posted a new video interview online with Connecticut thrash act Shallow Ground. You can check out the clip below, or listen to Shallow Ground's music via the band's Facebook page.
Shallow Ground also issued the following end of year recap:
"As 2011 comes to a close , we would like to give a shout out to all the amazing bands we have had the honor to share the stage with this year: Agrippa93, 60 Grit, Lords Anointed, Penitentary, Murdercastle, Continuum, Risk All In Life, She Walks Without Legs, Prime Evil, Mortifica, Sanctuary, Dream Evil, Angry Again, Eyes of the Dead, Dead By Wednesday, Formed From Anger, Maniac, Javier and Los Dish Dogs, Skull Hammer, Nasty Disaster, Forever Forbidden, Oath Of Insanity and many many more.
"Many thanks to all the organizations that keep the scene alive through all their promotion & hard work: Official FN Radio, Leaf Pile Radio, The Metal Cyndicate, The Connecticut Underground, Connecticut Metal Shop & Most of all The Fans for coming out to spend their hard earned money & spending a few hours with a bunch of goofballs that call themselves Shallow Ground. Happy Holidays!!"