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12 Stones

Formed: 2002
From: Mandeville, LA, United States
Last Known Status: Active

Latest 12 Stones News

Below is our complete 12 Stones 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.

12 Stones Releases New Lyric Video

Louisiana hard rock outfit 12 Stones has teamed up with Noisecreep.com to premiere a lyric video for the band’s latest single, “Psycho.” The track comes off the quartet’s fourth album, "Beneath The Scars," which hit stores in May.

Check out the “Psycho” lyric video on Noisecreep at this location or in the player below. 12 Stones is currently in the midst of its headlining “Beneath The Scars Tour,” which continues to make its way across the U.S. and back. A full list of all confirmed dates can be seen below. More...

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Taproot Reveals 2011 Touring Plans

Taproot have announced the following dates for its 2011 tour. Support on the tour will come from 12 Stones, on select dates. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below:

01/12 Fort Wayne, IN – Broadripple
01/13 Cincinnati, OH – Rhino’s Eastgate
01/15 Salina, KS – The Muse Ballroom
01/16 Wichita, KS – America’s Pub*
01/18 Dallas, TX – Prophet Bar*
01/19 Waco, TX – Whiskey River*
01/20 College Station, TX – Hurricane Harry’s*
01/21 Houston, TX – Scout Bar*
01/22 Austin, TX – The Dirty Dog Bar*
01/24 Odessa, TX – Graham Central Station*
01/27 Albany, GA – The Crow Bar*
01/29 Tampa, FL – Whiskey Dicks*
01/30 Orlando, FL – The Haven*
02/03 Fayetteville, NC – The Rock Shop
02/04 Providence, RI – The Ruins At The Colosseum
02/05 Worcester, MA – The Palladium
02/06 Manchester, NH – The Armory (PFG Fest)
02/09 Philadelphia, PA – North Star Bar
02/10 Bristol, CT – Bleachers
02/11 Pennellville, NY – Monerrays
02/12 Geneva On The Lake, OH – The Cove Nightclub
02/16 Lancaster, PA – Chameleon Club
02/18 Pittsburgh, PA – Altar Bar
02/19 Baltimore, MD – Bourbon Street
02/20 Clifton, NJ – Dingbatz
02/22 Clifton, NJ – Dingbatz
03/12 Grand Rapids, MI – Orbit Room

* = with 12 Stones

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Nonpoint Announces New Guitarist, Zach Broderick

The "What Doesn't Kill You" tour headlined by Nonpoint and featuring 12 Stones kicked off last night (10/15) in Atlanta. In addition to breaking in new guitarist, Zach Broderick, Nonpoint treated fans to a set filled with songs long absent from the bands recent set lists as well as unleashing a cover of Black Sabbath's "War Pigs" to begin the show. More...

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More Nonpoint, 12 Stones Tour Dates Announced

New dates have been added to Nonpoint’s upcoming tour with 12 Stones, ANew Revolution and Royal Bliss. The current tour schedule is as follows:

October 15th in Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
October 16th in Goose Creek, SC @ The Dive
October 17th in Spartansburg, SC @ Ground Zero
October 18th in Tampa, FL @ Destination Daytona
October 19th in New Port Richy, FL @ Bourbon Street
October 21st in Hattiesburg, MS @ Rimmingtons (12 Stones headlines)
October 22nd in Starkville, MS @ Rimmingtons (12 Stones headlines)
October 23rd in Jackson, MS @ Club Fire (12 Stones headlines)
October 24th in New Orleans, LA @ House Of Blues (12 Stones headlines)
October 25th in Beaumont, TX @ Scout Bar
October 27th in Lubbock, TX @ Tequila
October 28th in San Antonia, TX @ The Scout Bar
October 29th in Houston, TX @ The Scout Bar
October 31st in Tallahassee, FL @ Floyd’s Music Store
November 7th in Phoenix, AZ @ Celebrity Theater
November 12th in Minneapolis, MN @ The Rock
November 14th in Mokena, MN @ The Pearl Room
November 21st in Jacksonville, NC @ Hooligan’s

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Nonpoint Set For Headline Tour w/ 12 Stones

NONPOINT has announced plans for a U.S. headlining tour this fall. The band will be joined by 12 Stones and ANew Revolution on all shows, as well as Royal Bliss and Midnight To Twelve. Set to kick off October 15th in Atlanta, the tour will be Nonpoint's first since the departure of guitarist Andrew Goldman. Joining the band in Goldman's place for the tour will be Chicago based guitarist, Zach Broderick.

Undaunted by their hectic touring schedule, Nonpoint has already begun writing their next album, which they currently have slotted for a 2009 release.

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12 Stones Contribute Track To Rambo IV

12 Stones will contribute their track "World So Cold" to the upcoming Rambo soundtrack. The movie will hit theaters on January 25th. A release date for the soundtrack has yet to be announced.

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World's Strongest Man Soundtrack Features Metal

The World's Strongest Man, the ultimate strongman competition, is an annual made-for-TV event shown in 11 episodes on ESPN, in which top athletes from around the world engage in super-human acts of strength and stamina. Broadcast of the 2008 series will begin in December 2007 and end in February 2008, with each of the episodes being repeated throughout the year. The songs on the soundtrack album will be featured in the 2008 season of The World's Strongest Man program.

Hard rock and metal artists included on the soundtrack include the likes of 12 Stones, Korn, Seether, Hatebreed, Shadows Fall, Everytime I Die, Underoath, Submersed, Mastodon and Hurt.

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Korn, Mastodon And More To Be On New Soundtrack

Wind-up Records and IMG Media have announced the release of the inaugural soundtrack for “The World’s Strongest Man” franchise, airing on ESPN and ESPN2. The title will be available exclusively through Amazon upon release on December 18th, and the track listing is as follows:

01. 12 Stones - “Adrenaline”
02. Korn - “Hold On”
03. Seether - “Out Of My Way”
04. Hatebreed - “Never Let It Die”
05. Shadows Fall - “Redemption”
06. Every Time I Die - “We’rewolf”
07. Underoath - “Writing On The Walls”
08. Submersed - “Better Think Again”
09. Mastodon - “The Wolf Is Loose”
10. Hurt - “Ten Ton Brick”
11. Bruce Aronson - “Strongman”

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12 Stones Announce New Bassist

12 Stones has announced the addition of bassist Shawn Wade (ex-Silence is Broken). Wade replaces previous bassist DJ Stange who recently left the band.

12 Stones are currently on tour with Saliva and will join the second leg of the "Bad Boys of Rock" tour with Hinder and Papa Roach October 27th.

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12 Stones Add Headlining Off-Dates

12 Stones has announced a few Daughtry "off-dates." The tour dates are:

July 30th in Jackson, MS @ Club Fire w/ Strata, Sick Puppies
August 2nd in Atlanta, GA @ The Roxy
August 3rd in St. Petersburg, FL @ State Theatre w/ Saliva
August 4th in Cape Coral, FL @ Martini's Rock Club w/ Saliva
August 5th in Port St. Lucie, FL @ Mojo Room
August 15th in Traverse City, MI @ Streeters
August 16th in Flint, MI @ The Machine Shop
August 18th in Lawrence, OH @ Clay's Park Amphitheater
August 19th in Cookeville, TN @ Sisco's Mix Factory

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12 Stones Announce New Bassist

12 Stones have announced the addition of former Presence bassist D.J. Stange to their line-up. Stange replaces Kevin Door who left the band in 2004.

The band will release their new album 'Anthem for the Underdog' in late July. The first single, "Lie to Me", can be streamed on MySpace. Tour dates will be announced shortly.

As previously reported, Breaking Point guitarist Justin Rimer will be filling in for Greg Trammell, who departed the band earlier this year. Rimer also co-wrote and produced 12 Stones new album.

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Breaking Point Guitarist To Tour With 12 Stones

Breaking Point guitarist Justin Rimer will hit the road with 12 Stones later this year due to the departure of Greg Trammell. Rimer also co-wrote and produced 12 Stones new album which is due out this summer.

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12 Stones Drop Off Megadeth's Tour

Christian hard rockers 12 Stones have officially dropped off Megadeth's "Blackmail The Universe Tour", which is scheduled to kick off on October 23 in Reno, NV. Previously announced openers Earshot will act as support for the entire trek except for six West Coast dates, which will feature San Francisco thrashers Exodus. The dates are as follows:

Oct. 23 - Reno, NV @ Reno Hilton *
Oct. 24 - Las Vegas, NV @ The Joint *
Oct. 25 - Anaheim, CA @ The Grove **
Oct. 26 - San Diego, CA @ 4th and B **
Oct. 28 - San Francisco, CA @ Warfield **
Oct. 29 - Los Angeles, CA @ Palladium **
Oct. 30 - Phoenix, AZ @ Dodge Theatre **
Oct. 31 - Tucson, AZ @ Casino Anselmo **
Nov. 02 - Denver, CO @ Filmore *
Nov. 04 - Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave *
Nov. 05 - St. Louis, MO @ Pops *
Nov. 06 - Ft. Wayne, IN @ Pierres *
Nov. 07 - Cleveland, OH @ Odeon *
Nov. 09 - Washington, DC @ Nation *
Nov. 10 - New York City, NY @ Roseland *
Nov. 12 - Philadelphia, PA @ Electric Factory *
Nov. 13 - Boston, MA @ Avalon Ballroom *
Nov. 14 - Montreal, QB @ Metropolis *
Nov. 16 - Toronto, ON @ Kool Haus *
Nov. 17 - Detroit, MI @ State Theatre *
Nov. 18 - Grand Rapids, MI @ The Orbit Room *
Nov. 19 - Chicago, IL @ Riviera Theatre *

* w/ Earshot
** w/ Exodus

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12 Stones Added To Megadeth Tour

MEGADETH have revealed that they will also be taking out Windup Records artists 12 STONES with them this Fall and Winter. 12 STONES will join a bill which is also comprised of rockers EARSHOT. A listing of dates for the tour can be found here.

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Watch 12 Stones' Video For 'Far Away'

12 Stones are out with the video to their new single 'Far Away', off their forthcoming album 'Potter's Field', due August 24th. Watch it online at 12Stones.com.

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