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Cold War

Formed: 2002
From: CA, United States
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Cold War News

Below is our complete Cold War 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.

Mediaskare Records Plans Slayer Tribute

Mediaskare Records is looking to Slayer's fans to name our upcoming tribute compilation to Slayer. A MySpace page has been set up here where fans are encouraged to send their album title suggestions. In addition, video clips of New Dead Radio recording "South Of Heaven" and The Burning Room recording "Mandatory Suicide" have been posted on the MySpace page. Videos are set to be added weekly to the page to document the making of this unique compilation.

Set for an early 2006 release, the compilation is set to have song contributions from the following artists: Death By Stereo, On Broken Wings, Asesino, Scars Of Tomorrow, The Esoteric, Cold War, The Taste Of Blood, New Dead Radio, Silent Civilian, Contra, The Human Abstract, The Burning Room, In This Moment, Suicide Silence, A Different Self, plus more T.B.A.

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Mediaskare To Release Hardcore Tribute To Slayer

According to Punknews.org, Mediaskare has announced plans for a hardcore tribute to influential metal act Slayer. The tentative list of participants includes The Warriors, On Broken Wings, Dino Cazares (ex-Fear Factory), New Dead Radio, Silent Civilian, The Taste Of Blood, Cold War, Contra, and The Burning Room.

In 2003, a similarly themed tribute was released by Spook City. The compilation, titled "Cover in Blood" included performances by Most Precious Blood and Sworn Vengeance but tracks were confined to the material from Slayer's classic "Reign in Blood" album.

The label is aiming for a November 8th release and expects to confirm more artists shortly.

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Hellfest 2005 Schedule Released

The entire schedule for Hellfest has finally been released. HELLFEST 2K5 takes place on August 19-21 at the Sovereign Bank Arena in Trenton, New Jersey. Tickets are available at hellfest.com or you can purchase tickets at the Sovereign Bank Arena box office or charge by phone at 1-888-SBA-TIXX or online at sovereignbankarena.com.

The complete schedule follows, including stages, times and bands playing: More...

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Viva Las Beatdown Fest 2005 Details

Viva Las Beatdown Fest 2005 will take place on Thursday, June 16th at the Roadhouse Casino in Las Vegas, NV. The show starts at 4pm and admission is $15. Here are the bands scheduled to perform:

Invocation Of Nehek
Through The Eyes Of The Dead
Seventh Star
Suffocate Faster
Cold War
Light This City
Lynch Thy Beauty
Molotov Solution
I, The Plague

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Throwdown, The Chariot, It Dies Today Tour Dates

Dates have been announced for March's Throwdown, The Chariot, It Dies Today, and Cold War tour. The tour dates so far are as folows:

3/3 New Haven CT @ Toad's Place
3/4 New York NY @ Knitting Factory
3/5 Albany NY @ Saratoga Winners
3/6 Syracuse NY @ The Furnace
3/7 Cleveland OH @ Agora Ballroom
3/8 Detroit MI @ Shelter at St. Andrews
3/9 Indianapolis IN @ Bubbas Bowling
3/10 Milwaukee WI @ Rave 2
3/11 West Dundee IL @ Clearwater Theater
3/12 St. Louis MO @ Creepy Crawl
3/13 Kansas City MO @ El Torreon
3/14 Denver CO @ Rock Island
3/16 Las Vegas NV @ Roadhouse Casino
3/17 Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction
3/18 Los Angeles CA @ Whisky A Go Go

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