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Where Giants Once Stood

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Where Giants Once Stood Announces New Shows

Toronto, ON's metalcore quartet Where Giants Once Stood will be embarking on a two week Summer Rumble Tour of Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia with Signifier kicking off August 8th in Belleville, ON.

The tour is in support of upcoming sophomore EP "Live Above," which was produced by Jon Howard of Threat Signal and is due out on September 2nd to follow up last year's debut "The Changing."

08/08 - Belleville, ON @ Belle Pub
08/12 - Montreal, QC @ Le Belmont
08/14 - TBA
08/15 - Fredericton, NB @ Elk's Club
08/16 - Saint John, NB @ Chuckles
08/17 - Halifax, NS @ Plan B
08/18 - Halifax, NS @ House Show
08/19 - Halifax, NS @ Gus' Pub
08/21 - Sherbrooke, QC @ Bar Le Magog
08/22 - Oshawa, ON @ Atria
08/23 - TBA More...

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Where Giants Once Stood Posts New Music Video

Toronto, ON's metalcore quartet Where Giants Once Stood return with a video for the new single "Living In Security," directed by LoganSwinkels of Logan Lights Creative.

The video, available below, is an anthem for taking control of your own destiny, and deconstructs small-town complacency to showcase the band’s most creatively ambitious material to date.

"Living In Security" is the first single from the band's new EP "Live Above," due for release September 2nd, 2014.

"Since we started up last year, we’ve grown so much as musicians, as songwriters and as performers," reveals lead guitarist Jordan Turnbull. "We knew the sound of this new material had to be something special to reflect that, and Jon Howard’s production has really taken the Giants sound to the next level!"

The EP's track listing is as follows:

1. Living in Security (4:27)
2. Illuminate (4:54)
3. The Damaged (4:08)
4. Myths Lies And Crimes (5:20) More...

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Where Giants Once Stood Posts Guitar Video

Toronto, ON based metal band Where Giants Once Stood has posted a new guitar play through video for the title track off debut EP "The Changing."

In additional news, Where Giants Once Stood is proud to announce an endorsement with Ernie Ball, which the band can be seen using in the video.

"Ernie Ball is a great company, we're excited to be endorsed and can't wait to start working with them," comments lead guitarist Jordan Turnbull. More...

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Where Giants Once Stood Posts Drum Video

Currently embarked on the Ontario and Quebec "Where's Your Head At Tour," Where Giants Once Stood has posted a new drum playthrough video for the track "The Heavens Tremble."

Check it out below. This is WGOS' second tour of 2013 in support of "The Changing" EP. Remaining dates on the trek are as follows:

Dec 3 - Montreal, QC - Cafe Chaos - Show Details - Buy Tickets - w/ Grave Of Disgrace
Dec 4 - Sherbrooke, QC - Bar Le Magog - w/ Deterrence and guests
Dec 6 - Peterborough, ON - The Spill - w/ Deterrence and guests
Dec 7 - Stratford, ON - Backstage Bar & Grill - Show Details - w/ Deterrence
Dec 8 - Toronto, ON - The 460 - w/ Deterrence and guests
Dec 10 - London, ON – The Richmond - w/ Deterrence and guests
Dec 11 - Guelph, ON - The Red Papaya - Show Details - w/ Deterrence, Brave The Apex
Dec 12 - Windsor, ON - Coach & Horses - Show Details - w/ Deterrence and guests
Dec 13 - Brantford, ON – Club Sagittarius - Show Details - w/ Skynet, Ending Tyranny, Door To Door Human Gore, Quick Wicked, Deterrence More...

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Where Giants Once Stood Announces Tour Dates

Toronto-based metal band Where Giants Once Stood is proud to announce the "Where's Your Head At" tour that will see the group perform dates in Ontario and Quebec with support from Hamilton, ON group Deterrence.

This is Where Giants Once Stood's second tour of 2013 in support of the EP "The Changing." The band plans to be in studio before and after the tour, working on a follow-up release. WGOS also comments:

“Now we’ve arrived, we’re not going anywhere! With everything we’ve achieved this year, we’ve grown so much as a band – the new material is sounding better and heavier than ever! We’re collaborating with a fantastic producer to take our sound to the next level, and we can’t wait to show everyone what we have in store!”

Nov 30 - Oshawa, ON - The Diesel Room - Show Details - w/ Venus Tides, In The Act Of Violence
Dec 1 - Belleville, ON - Parkdale Community Hall - Show Details - w/ Deterrence
Dec 3 - Montreal, QC - Cafe Chaos - Show Details - Buy Tickets - w/ Grave Of Disgrace
Dec 4 - Sherbrooke, QC - Bar Le Magog - w/ Deterrence and guests
Dec 6 - Peterborough, ON - The Spill - w/ Deterrence and guests
Dec 7 - Stratford, ON - Backstage Bar & Grill - Show Details - w/ Deterrence
Dec 8 - Toronto, ON - The 460 - w/ Deterrence and guests
Dec 10 - London, ON – The Richmond - w/ Deterrence and guests
Dec 11 - Guelph, ON - The Red Papaya - Show Details - w/ Deterrence, Brave The Apex
Dec 12 - Windsor, ON - Coach & Horses - Show Details - w/ Deterrence and guests
Dec 13 - Brantford, ON – Club Sagittarius - Show Details - w/ Skynet, Ending Tyranny, Door To Door Human Gore, Quick Wicked, Deterrence More...

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Where Giants Once Stood Posts Playthrough Clip

Unleashing debut EP "The Changing" last week, Toronto, ON metallers Where Giants Once Stood have posted a new guitar play through video for the track "Disbelievers." Check it out below. A listing of the band's upcoming tour dates can also be found after the jump.

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Where Giants Once Stood Announces New Shows

Toronto, ON metallers Where Giants Once Stood are proud to announce they will be trekking across Eastern Canada and performing the dates below in promotion of upcoming release "The Changing."

The EP is set for release on Tuesday, July 30th and now available for pre-order on iTunes here. The following press release was also issued about the band:

"Shedding their skin of years past, when they were known as Absence of Fear and shared the stage with such established bands as Periphery, The Human Abstract and Stray from the Path. Reborn, re-amped and heading your way, WGOS are setting themselves apart from the herd with their seven-track assault on the senses, 'The Changing.' The EP hurtles towards the future of metal without ever forgetting its roots, fusing traditional guitar solos, technical riffing, screaming vocals and soaring melodic choruses with modern breakdowns and electronic samples."

August 2 - Belleville, ON - Belle Pub
August 3 - Ottawa, ON - Cafe Dekcuf
August 7 - Halifax, NS - Plan B
August 8 - Halifax, NS - Gus' Pub
August 9 - Yarmouth, NS - Haley's Lounge
August 10 - North Sydney, NS - Phoenix Nightclub
August 11 - Trenton, NS - Trenton Youth Center
August 12 - Halifax, NS - Reflections Cabaret
August 13 - Moncton, NB - Plan B Lounge
August 14 - St John, NB - The Shop
August 16 - Montreal, QC - Cafe Chaos
August 17 - Oshawa, ON - The Atria
August 19 - Toronto, ON - The Rockpile

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Where Giants Once Stood Posts Lyric Video

Toronto, ON metallers Where Giants Once Stood have unleashed a new lyric video for "Secrets," which comes off upcoming debut EP "The Changing," due out on Tuesday, July 30th. The track listing is as follows:

1. Awakening
2. The Heavens Tremble (watch the music video here)
3. Secrets
4. Disbelievers
5. A Broken Memory
6. Transition
7. The Changing More...

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Where Giants Once Stood To Release New EP

Toronto, ON metallers Where Giants Once Stood have shed the skin of years past, when they were known as Absence of Fear. Reborn, re-amped and heading your way, WGOS are gearing up for the release of their debut EP "The Changing" on Tuesday, July 30th.

Vocalist Reshaun Page explains, “As soon as we set foot in the studio to record this new EP, the material sounded so fresh and heavy that we knew this was going to be a whole new beginning for us."

Check out the music video for "The Heavens Tremble" below, and the EP's track listing is as follows:

1. Awakening
2. The Heavens Tremble
3. Secrets
4. Disbelievers
5. A Broken Memory
6. Transition
7. The Changing More...

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