The Knife Trade
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The Knife Trade was in the studio last month tracking drums with Jamie King (Between The Buried And Me) for their debut full-length. This fall the band will resume recording with Mark Lewis (Hell Within) at the helm.
After a three-month search, Georgia's The Knife Trade has found a new singer in one Blake Skipper. For the past few weeks Skipper has been contributing vocals to several pre-production tracks and according to the band, "we're very happy with the way things are sounding." The group intends to record a new full-length this fall.
Metal/death metal outfit Accursed Dawn has officially broken up. Formed in 2002, the band released an album with Pop Faction Records last year. Here's a statement from vocalist Brett Coverdale:
"Well, here we are, exactly 1 year since the last show we played under the Accursed Dawn moniker. To use the term "broken-up" to describe the band's current situation would be sufficient, but there's more to it than that. When things went south last March in Alabama, we all walked away from the fray a little confused, a little angry, and mostly just tired of being around each other everyday. There will certainly not be any finger pointing, no one was or is innocent. These things happen, often to the best of friends & band mates. Last May, Chuck, Will, and myself went out again with our friends J and Alex acting as fill-ins; and we all had such a blast being out with our friends in The Knife Trade again. It was a pinnacle of sorts for the remaining members. More...
The Classic Struggle have finally returned from touring and are getting ready to head back out on the road with Through the Eyes of the Dead and The Knife Trade. Here's what they had to say:
"Finally made it home! Back from a long ass tour with lots of debt and lots of van problems, but we made it. Sorry about having to cancel all of our southwest dates, but we were stranded with a broken van for a long time. We promise to get back out there soon and make those shows up. Thanks for everyone that supported us out on the road and check out the dates for our winter tour with Through the Eyes of the Dead and The Knife Trade."
The Classic Struggle's remaining tour dates are as follows: More...
Through The Eyes Of The Dead, The Classic Struggle, and The Knife Trade will be touring together this winter. Here are the dates:
11/27 Myrtle Beach, SC @ The Social
11/28 Columbia, SC @ New @ Brooklad Tavern
11/29 Augusta, GA @ Sector 7g
11/30 Jacksonville, FL @ Thee Imperial
12/1 Daytona Beach, FL @ Nicely's Tavern
12/2 Seminole, FL @ Boomerz Boiler Room
12/3 Pensacola, FL @ Sluggo's
12/4 Birmingham, AL @ TBA
12/5 Tupelo , MS @ Rockwell Center
12/6 Baton Rouge, LA @ The Darkroom
12/7 Houston, TX @ Maryjane's Fat Cat
12/8 Ft. Worth, TX @ Ridglea Theater
12/9 Wichita Falls, TX @ The Brickhouse
12/10 Fort Smith, AR @ TBA
12/11 Memphis, TN @ TBA
12/12 Murray , KY @ Curris Center
12/13 Nashville, TN @ The Muse
12/14 Atlanta, GA @ Swayze's
12/15 Brunswick, GA @ The Waterfront
12/16 Charlotte, NC @ TBA
Accursed Dawn and The Knife Trade will be hitting the road together later this month for a two-week tour. Here's the schedule:
5/22 Knoxville TN @ The Toneyard
5/23 Bristol TN @Ireson's Pub
5/24 Richmond VA @ TBA
5/25 Johnstown PA @ Menoher Firehall
5/26 New Brunswick NJ @ TBA
5/27 Johnson City NY @ East Coast Terminal
5/28 Kingston NY @ TSX Skatepark
5/29 Baltimore MD @ Charm City Artspace
5/30 Norfolk VA @ Michael Bob's
5/31 Wilmington NC @ Gracie's 121 w/ The Classic Struggle
6/1 Myrtle Beach SC @ The Social w/ The Classic Struggle
6/2 Charlotte NC @ Tremont Music Hall w/ The Classic Struggle
6/3 Summerville SC @ American Legion (Tuition Fest)
6/4 Savannah GA @ The Jinx