Hanzel Und Gretyl
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The 2010 edition of the Carnival Outdoor Music Festival will take place from August 20th - 21st in Louisville, Ohio. The lineup and running order will be as follows:
THE PIT STAGE
6-6:30- Ichabod Crane
10-10:30- Grand Empire
12:45- 1:30- Subduction
THE MONSTER STAGE
6:30-7 - Kriadiaz
7:30-8 - Red Sky Mourning
8:30-9 - One Hit Kill
9:30-10 - Solipsist
10:30-11:30 - Mushroomhead More...
Industrial band EVERYTHING GOES COLD has announced another West Coast Minotaur - this time with HANZEL UND GRETYL. They'll be playing together in Seattle, San Francisco, and Salt Lake City. Here are the upcoming tour dates:
Everything Goes Cold live with HANZEL UND GRETYL in Seattle
Tuesday, May 25. Doors at 7:00 pm.
Everything Goes Cold live with HANZEL UND GRETYL in San Francisco
Wednesday, May 26. Doors at 7:00 pm.
Everything Goes Cold live with HANZEL UND GRETYL in Salt Lake City
Thursday, May 27. Doors at 7:00 pm.
New York's Hanzel und Gretyl has announced the following string of upcoming tour dates:
4/28 2010 DON HILL’S New York, New York
5/1 2010 GRAVEYARD FESTIVAL @ Kulttuuriareena Gloria Helsinki, Finland
5/21 2010 NEW CITY Edmonton, Alberta
5/23 2010 DICKEN’S PUB Calgary, Alberta
5/25 2010 EL CORAZON Seattle, Washington
5/26 2010 DNA LOUNGE San Francisco, California
5/27 2010 CLUB VEGAS Salt Lake City, Utah
6/5 2010 FIREBIRD Saint Louis, Missouri
6/8 2010 TREMONT MUSIC HALL Charlotte, North Carolina
6/9 2010 FALLOUT Richmond, Virginia
6/12 2010 POLARIS Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
8/8 2010 M’ERA LUNA FESTIVAL Hildesheim, Deutschland
9/4 2010 TRITON FESTIVAL@Oceana Hall Brooklyn, New York
New York's Hanzel und Gretyl have issued the following update about recruiting a drummer for their upcoming tour dates:
"Hanzel und Gretyl is uber proud to announce the addition of NYC's own Chris Kling as drummer for select dates in the U.S. And Europe in 2010!! You have seen herr kling pound out das beats the world over for bands such as Mortis, Acey Slade and the Dark Party, theo and the skyscrapers, and dangerous muse to name a few!! Now komm und bear witness to his merciless uber drumming fury with your own augen at the following showsinzees!!"
The currently confirmed dates are as follows:
3/5 - Peabody's - Cleveland, Ohio
3/6 - Sky Bar - Bowling Green Ohio
3/7 - The Altar Bar - Pittsburgh, PA
5/1 - Graveyard Festival - Helsinki, Finland
New York's Hanzel und Gretyl have announced the final U.S. dates for their "World Fukken Tour 2009." The currently confirmed shows are as follows:
12/11 - DINGBATZ- Clifton, NJ
12/12 - STERLING ROCK ROOM- Allentown, PA
12/13 - CALIFORNIA BREW HAUS- Rochester, NY
12/19 - STIMULATE @ Crash Mansion- New York, NY
Romania's forthcoming metal festival, Rock City Open Air, appears to have either cancelled or postponed. A message from black metal legends Mayhem reads as follows:
"Unfortunately, Mayhem will not perform in Romania next week as the whole festival has been canceled (or apparently postponed). We are deeply sorry for the fans who wanted to see us performing there. This is of course totally out of our control.
"A statement regarding the reason of the cancellation should be posted on the festival's MySpace page soon."
This news come after the recent news that Immortal, Blood Red Throne, Macbeth and Trail Of Tears have all pulled out of the event. The festival was scheduled to be held from August 20-23rd in Fetesti, Romania.
Romanian rock festival Rock City Open Air will feature two former Iron Maiden vocalists this year in the form of Paul Di'Anno and Blaze Bayley. The festival will be held from August 20th - 23rd in the city of Fetesti.
The lineup is as follows:
Hanzel Und Gretyl
Moribund Oblivion Sirenia
The Cold Existance
The Revenge Project
Theatres Des Vampires
New York's HANZEL UND GRETYL will be touring Europe in January the confirmed dates are as follows:
1/22 - Eindhoven, Netherlands - Dynamo
1/23 - Leeuwarden, Netherlands - Romein
1/24 - Oss, Netherlands - Groene Engel
1/25 - Templeuve, Belgium - La Mare Aux Diables
1/26 - Mulhouse, France - Le Noumatrouf
1/27 - Paris, France - La Scene Bastille
1/28 - Toulouse, France - Havana Cafe
1/30 - Perpignan, France - Le Crock ’More
1/31 - Barcelona, Spain - Salamandra 2
HANZEL UND GRETYL will head to Russia this month for a special one-off performance in MOSCOW, RUSSIA. This follows the bands recent completion of the bands North American 'DÖPPEL ÜBER DEATH’ Tour in June and a keynote performance at the 2008 HOLLYWOOD ROCK CONVENTION in August.
Upcoming HANZEL UND GRETYL tour dates are as follows:
Sep 12 2008 Moscow, Russia @ Plan B Club
HANZEL UND GRETYL will anchor the 2008 HOLLYWOOD ROCK CONVENTION's live lineup this Friday, August 15th at the KEY CLUB located on the World Famous Sunset Strip. The five-day event will feature panels, seminars, and symposiums from some of the top minds in the music business followed by nightly concerts at The Key Club from August 13th-17th.
Upcoming HANZEL UND GRETYL tour dates include:
Aug 15 2008 West Hollywood, CA @ Key Club
Aug 29 2008 Clifton, NJ @ Dingbatz
New York City's time traveling teutonic twosome, Kaiser Von Loopy and Vas Kallas, will be touring in support of their METROPOLIS Records masterwerk, "2012: ZWÄNZIG ZWÖLF," a concept album based on the existing Mayan belief that the world will end in the year 2012. "2012: ZWÄNZIG ZWÖLF" was released on February 5th, 2008.
A perpetually touring underground favorite, Hanzel Und Gretyl has released six full length albums and EPs since 1995 and have toured worldwide with the likes of Ministry, My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult, Marilyn Manson, Cradle of Filth, Rammstein, Slipknot, Rob Halford, The Genitorturers, Prong, Bella Morte, and Clutch.
HANZEL UND GRETYL have added a stop in Columbus, OH on their upcoming "DÖPPEL ÜBER DEATH" tour. The following dates are confirmed:
6/12 Rebel - New York, NY
6/13 Buddas Place - Newport News, VA
6/14 Jaxx - Springfield, VA
6/15 Penny Arcade - Rochester, NY
6/16 The Opera House - Toronto, ON
6/17 Logan Square Auditorium - Chicago, IL
6/18 Skully's - Columbus, OH
6/19 Peabody's - Cleveland, OH
6/20 Club Bijou - Toledo, OH
6/21 Mr Smalls - Pittsburgh, PA
6/22 The Haunt - Ithaca, NY More...
Opiate For The Masses, the quartet from Los Angeles, have signed a worldwide record deal with Century Media Records.
Opiate For The Masses are also proud to announce the addition of renowned bassist Anna Kjellberg (ex-Drain STH, Hanzel Und Gretyl, Revolting Cocks) to the fold, which immediately adds another great dynamic to their already devastating live show.
They recently completed work on their much anticipated new full-length album, "Manifesto," recorded by two Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum producers: Ulrich Wild (Slipknot, Deftones) and John Travis (Kid Rock, Buckcherry). The new offering is a propulsive mix of sheer hard rock aggression, soaring melodies and electronic experimentation that could be best described as Alice In Chains meets Prodigy. Manifesto is slated for a summer release. You can visit the group's Myspace to check out some older tracks, photos and videos.
Kaufman further comments: "Since its conception, Opiate For The Masses has been a band in a constant state of transformation. Unwilling to change course merely to fit in among the flavors of the week, this band has gained popularity by blazing new trails for others to follow. The completion of our latest and boldest album, Manifesto, signals a new era for the band's experimentation, yet the resulting sound is something more accessible to the masses.
"We are also extremely pleased with the addition of world-renown musicians, Seven Antonopoulos and Anna K, as their great recording and live contributions added so much depth to our arsenal. The group feels that the final puzzle piece has been put into place as it has teamed up with Century Media to release this musically ground-breaking record. This is such a great opportunity for band and label alike. Both parties are comprised of forward-thinking, hard-working and true fans of music."
Opiate For The Masses created a solid buzz and diehard fanbase with their self-produced debut album, "The Spore," backed by a slew of major tours alongside Avenged Sevenfold, Disturbed, My Chemical Romance and Static-X, among countless others. They were also a featured act on the inaugural Taste of Chaos tour. A track from the upcoming album, "Dead Underground," originally appeared on the Saw III soundtrack and exposed the band to a whole new audience.
CRADLE OF FILTH fans attending the band's April 24th show in Exeter, UK should be aware that the gig has been moved from Great Hall to The Lemon Grove. The original tickets for the Great Hall show are still valid.
Remaining dates on the tour are as follows:
23 - Bristol at Carling Academy
24 - Exeter at The Lemon Grove
26 - Oxford at Brooks
27 - Wolverhampton at Wulfrun Hall
28 - Nottingham at Rock City
29 - Cambridge at Corn Exchange
30 - Portsmouth at Pyramids Centre
Hanzel und Gretyl are on the bill as support. More...
Metal industrial project HANZEL UND GRETYL will release a new EP, entitled "Oktötenfest 2006", on October 10. As a preview for their upcoming album in 2007, the new EP contains four new tracks that will also be performed live on their upcoming Oktötenfest 2006 North American Tour in October-November. The EP is said to be heavier than any other previous HANZEL UND GRETYL release.
Commented guitarist/programmer/vocalist Loopy: "I always wanted to do an Oktoberfest that was our own, and when I tried to imagine an Oktoberfest gone terribly wrong, Oktötenfest was born! 'What would a germanic and futuristic deathmetal party sound like?' was the challenge. These four songs represent this vision better than I would have hoped for. PROST!!"
Added vocalist/guitarist Vas Kallas: "This time we're laying down the cosmic law! I'm bringing in the star wars while the kaizer brings in the schnapps und beer. These songs were fun to create and are just a few hor d'ouevres of what will come! A toast to the feast!!"
"Oktötenfest 2006" track listing:
02. Stern Krieg
03. Fukken Über Death Party
04. Zum Wohl!
Hanzel Und Gretyl have announced that their new drummer for all upcoming live shows will be Mark Baker of Ministry. Hanzel Und Gretyl will headline Gothicfest 2005, which will be held on Saturday, September 17 at the Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park, Ill. The festival will cater to the gothic subculture with an entire day of music, tattoos, fashion, body art, and extreme exhibitions. The band is also planning to tour in early fall.
New York industrial band Hanzel Und Gretyl, now featuring former Drain STH bassist Anna Kjellberg, have been confirmed for the remainder of Ministry's "Evil DoER Tour".
"After only a few weeks of touring in the opening slot with Ministry and My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult, Al Jorgensen has invited us on for the whole tour and kicking us up a notch to main support as of November 7!" Hanzel Und Gretyl write on their web site. "Tour will go until December."
Ministry's "Evil DoER Tour" with Hanzel Und Gretyl:
Nov. 01 - Atlanta, GA @ Earthlink Live
Nov. 02 - Nashville, TN @ James Robertson Theatre
Nov. 03 - Columbia, MO @ Blue Note
Nov. 05 - Lincoln, NE @ Royal Grove
Nov. 06 - Duluth, MN @ NorShor Theatre
Nov. 07 - Fargo, ND @ Playmaker's
Nov. 09 - Calgary, AB @ MacEwan Hall
Nov. 11 - Spokane, WA @ Big Easy
Nov. 12 - Boise, ID @ Big Easy
Nov. 13 - Seattle, WA @ Fenix / Fenix Underground
Nov. 14 - Seattle, WA @ Fenix / Fenix Underground
Nov. 15 - Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom
Nov. 16 - Eugene, OR @ The Jungle
Nov. 18 - Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst
Nov. 20 - Denver, CO @ Ogden Theatre
Nov. 21 - Lawrence, KS @ Granada Theatre
Nov. 22 - Palatine, IL @ Durty Nellie's
Nov. 23 - Cleveland, OH @ House Of Blues
Nov. 24 - Grand Rapids, MI @ Orbit Room
Nov. 26 - Rochester, NY @ Water Street Music Hall
Nov. 27 - Latham, NY @ Saratoga Winners
Nov. 28 - Philadelphia, PA @ The Trocadero / Balcony Bar
Nov. 30 - Farmingdale, NY @ Crazy Donkey
Dec. 02 - Guelph, ON @ Club Denim
Dec. 03 - Ottawa, ON @ Capital Music Hall
Dec. 04 - New Haven, CT @ Toad's Place
Dec. 05 - Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
Dec. 07 - Allentown, PA @ Crocodile Rock Cafe
Dec. 08 - Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
Dec. 09 - Louisville, KY @ Jillian's
Dec. 10 - Lansing, MI @ Temple Club
Dec. 11 - Detroit, MI @ St. Andrews Hall
Dec. 12 - Cleveland, OH @ House Of Blues
Dec. 14 - Indianapolis, IN @ The Vogue
More confirmed dates for the EViL DoER tour with Ministry, My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult and Hanzel Und Gretyl has been posted at pollstar.com.
The list of confirmed dates are: More...