Church of Misery
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Below is our complete Church of Misery 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.
Years before the Japanese band of the same name had formed, there was Church of Misery from Illinois/USA, the doom metal band started by Stevo of the horror death metal band, Impetigo.
In 1993, the band recorded debut album, "Minstrel of Mourning," but it was never released... until now. Listen to a new song from the unreleased album, titled "Old Man Tree," in the player below. You can also listen to the previously posted song "Despair (At The Cemetary Gates)" at this location. "The "Minstrel of Mourning" CD is out now on Razorback Recordings. More...
Video footage of Saint Vitus performing "Let Them Fall" at Scion Rock Fest 2012 at the Ritz Ybor in Tampa, FL has been posted online by Scion A/V. Check out the full song below:
You can watch the entire series of Scion Rock Fest 2012 videos below, including more performance clips, sound checks, behind the scenes interviews and more with bands like Down, Decapitated, Suffocation, The Atlas Moth, All Pigs Must Die and many more: More...
Abyss Records is slated to re-issue that out-of-print The Gates Of Slumber debut full-length "The Awakening" CD this fall. Originally released in 2004, the Abyss Records re-issue will feature cover art (from the limited-edition double vinyl edition) painted by Ken Kelly (Manowar, Kiss, Conan) along with an exclusive bonus track. The album, along with other The Gates Of Slumber merchandise including the "Coven Of Cain" and "To The Rack With Them" t-shirt designs (both in-stock now), will be available at Abyss Records' website. Below is the cover art and tracklisting of the reissue. After the jump, check out a series of May and June tour dates that The Gates Of Slumber has posted.
Resurrection from the Underworld
The Awakening (Interpolating the Wrath of the Undead)
Broken On the Wheel
Blessed Pathway To the Celestial Kingdom
The Cloaked Figure (Bonus Track)
The tenth annual Maryland Deathfest is set to take place in Baltimore, Maryland on May 24-27, 2012. Tickets are still on sale for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with Thursday is sold out.
The final lineup is confirmed and the running order and set times have been announced as follows:
Thursday, May 24th - Entrance opens at 4:00 pm
Extermination Angel - 4:45 - 5:10
Die Pigeon Die - 5:25 - 5:50
Needful Things - 6:05 - 6:40
Rorschach - 6:55 - 7:40
Dying Fetus - 7:55 - 8:40
Absu - 8:55 - 9:40
Eyehategod - 9:55 - 10:45
Agalloch - 11:00 - 12:00
Autopsy - 12:15 - end
Friday, May 25th - Entrance opens at 3:00 pm More...
Church of Misery (Illinois/USA) has posted a song online from the band's unreleased 1993 album, "Minstrel of Mourning." Check out the track "Despair (At the Cemetery Gates)" in the player below. This is the first time a song from this album has been posted anywhere, and the album will see its release later this year through Razorback Recordings.