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Below is our complete 2X4 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.

2X4 Streaming Full New Album

Oklahoma-based metalcore quintet, 2X4, is preparing for the release of second album "Dark Hand," which hits shelves this Tuesday, July 30th. The new album is streaming in its entirety today via Lambgoat.com. Check out the album below.

When asked about what went into creating the new album, vocalist Micah Hutson explained: “Dark Hand to me is totally different then anything we've ever put out. We still write heavy music but musically, we had more talent in the writing and recording process with the addition of Eric, Matt, and Jayson. Lyrically, I wanted to write a little differently than I had on Dead Days. To do this, I had to change my entire thought process.

"During the writing and recording of Dead Days, I had a lot of crap going on in my life that caused me to view and deal with everything with negativity and hate. Things turned around shortly before I began writing. Consequently, Dark Hand is written about is riding your life of hate, making those changes, and how it brings forth more positivity. Dark Hand is my personal story of changing for the better and the struggles that came while making that change.” More...

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2X4 Posts New Lyric Video

Oklahoma-based metalcore quintet 2X4 has teamed up with HM Magazine for the premiere of a lyric video for the “Refined By Fire” single.

The song is off the "Dark Hand" release, which hits shelves on July 30th. The follow-up to the "Dead Days" album acquaints audiences with the band's newly cultivated, matured sound. When asked about the inspiration and message behind “Refined By Fire”, 2X4’s vocalist Micah Hutson stated:

“Refined by Fire is about realizing that the only way to progress is by acceptance. When we wrote our first CD 'Dead Days,' I literally hated everything. A few things happened in my life over this past year, and after seeing the effects it had, it made me realize that hatred is just another chain in a person's life.”

The album's track listing is as follows:

1. Refined by Fire
2. Daggers
3. Entombed
4. Dark Hand feat. Jorge Sotomayer
5. Nothing Left
6. Addiction
7. Struck Down Cast Out feat. James Mislow More...

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2X4 Streaming New Single

Oklahoma act 2X4 has premiered a new single online titled "Refined By Fire" via New Noise Magazine. Give the song a listen below.

The "Refined By Fire" single comes off 2X4's new record, "Dark Hand," which is due out July 30th, 2013. For more info on the band, head over to the 2X4 Facebook profile. More...

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