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Johnny Truant

From: United Kingdom
Last Known Status: Disbanded

Latest Johnny Truant News

Below is our complete Johnny Truant 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.

Your Demise Replaced By Anterior On Haunted Tour

YOUR DEMISE, who was previously announced as a replacement to the now defunct Johnny Truant as support for The Haunted and All That Remains' UK Tour, will not be joining the latter bands on tour after all.

Instead, Anterior (Metal Blade) will be filling the slot on the UK tour dates. Here are the latest tour dates:


17-jan UK Nottingham Rescue rooms
19-jan UK Birmingham Academy
20-jan UK Glasgow Garage
21-jan UK Manchester Academy
23-jan UK Brighton Concorde 2
24-jan UK London London Astoria 2

w/ Deadlock (DE)

26-jan DE Stuttgart Die Röhre
27-jan DE Bochum Matrix
29-jan DE Hamburg Knust
04-feb DK Copenhagen Pumpehuset
05-feb DE Berlin Magnet
06-feb DE Leipzig Conne Island
07-feb CZ Prague Abaton
08-feb AT Wien Arena
10-feb IT Milan Zoe Club
11-feb CH Winterthur Salzhaus
12-feb DE Trier Exhaus
13-feb NL Amsterdam Melkweg
14-feb FR Paris Noveau Casino
15-feb B Brussels AB Box

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Your Demise Replaces Johnny Truant On UK Tour

Johnny Truant, who recently announced they will be disbanding, has been replaced by Your Demise on the U.K. leg of the All That Remains / The Haunted tour.

The tour package currently looks like this:


with Your Demise as support:
Jan 17 - UK Nottingham Rescue rooms
Jan 19 - UK Birmingham Academy
Jan 20 - UK Glasgow Garage
Jan 21 - UK Manchester Academy
Jan 23 - UK Brighton Concorde 2
Jan 24 - UK London London Astoria 2 More...

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Johnny Truant Breaks Up

Just weeks after releasing their Ferret Music debut, UK metal/hardcore outfit Johnny Truant has announced that they're calling it quits. The following statement has been issued:

"We have had many amazing years and made many great friends along the way. Thank you to everyone that has supported us and shared so many amazing times with us, it's been a hell of a ride and one that we are very proud of.

"Our final shows will be in the UK December. Come along and lets make them the biggest party we can."

The band's final tour dates are as follows: More...

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Cancer Bats Announces More Tour Dates

Cancer Bats are taking to the Canadian terrain for a fall tour in September with Black Lungs and Johnny Truant. The latest Cancer Bats tour dates can be seen below.

Cancer Bats will also premier “Hail Destroyer” on Aug. 27 as a feature video in the main video and metal sections on MySpace.

Here are the latest Cancer Bats tour dates More...

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The End Announce Canadian Tour

THE END have announced a string of Canadian live dates with THE HOLLY SPRINGS DISASTER, JOHNNY TURANT, A TEXT BOOK TRAGEDY and ARCHITECTS. Dates are as follows:

31 - Toronto, ON - The Sound Academy

6 - Toronto, ON - The Reverb
7 - Newmarket , ON - Newmarket Optimist Hall
8 - London, ON - The Salt Lounge
10 - Barrie, ON - Foundation Night Club
11 - Chatham, ON - Twisters
12 - Hamilton, ON - The Casbah
13 - Kingston, ON - Time To Laugh Comedy Club
14 - Ottawa, ON - Cafe Dekuf
15 - Montreal QC - Club Lambi
19 - Sydney, NS - St. Albans Hall
20 - Moncton, NB - Paramount Lounge
21 - Charlottetown, PEI - Benevolent Irish Society Hall
22 - Halifax, NS - Hell's Kitchen
24 - Quebec City, QC - The Casbah
27 - St. Catherines, ON - Level 3
28 - Oshawa, ON - The Dungeon

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All That Remains To Play With Danzig, Eyes Of Fire

All That Remains are playing a show with Danzig and Eyes of Fire at The Key Club in West Hollywood, CA on December 29th. They come on at 8PM.

Other upcoming All That Remains shows: More...

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All That Remains Joins Killswitch Engage On Tour

ALL THAT REMAINS, the Massachusetts-based act featuring former SHADOWS FALL vocalist Philip Labonte, have been confirmed to support KILLSWITCH ENGAGE in Europe beginning on January 19. Also on the bill are TWELVE TRIBES and JOHNNY TRUANT. The band will be shooting a video for the title-track of their latest record, "This Darkened Heart", on Tuesday, November 30 with director Dale Resteghini (SHADOWS FALL, GOD FORBID).

ALL THAT REMAINS' sophomore album, "This Darkened Heart", is available on Prosthetic Records. The follow-up to 2002's "Behind Silence and Solitude" was produced by KILLSWITCH ENGAGE guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz.

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