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Utopia Banished

Formed: 1998
From: Queens, NY, United States
Last Known Status: Active

Latest Utopia Banished News

Below is our complete Utopia Banished 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.

Exit To Eternity To Play Final Show

Guitarist Robert Tighe of New York thrashers, Exit To Eternity, has issued the following message regarding their decision to lay the band to rest on their Myspace Page:

"It is sad to say, but after 10 years as a band, the show at the Ace of Clubs on this Saturday, September 20th will be Exit to Eternity's final performance. Not just for the year, but forever. We have finally decided to put this band to rest."

"Words cannot begin to describe how incredible this journey has been. We started this band around the summer of 1998, as a bunch of teenagers wanting to cover our favorite songs by our favorite bands. Playing covers turned into writing original music, and before long we started hitting the local scene. These were the best years of our lives. Being able to open for bands like Testament, Symphony X, Arch Enemy, Overkill, Exodus, Superjoint Ritual, Kreator, Destruction, Biohazard, and Angra, just to name a few, were some of the most incredible experiences imaginable." More...

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Days of Reckoning Photos Posted In The Gallery

Days of Reckoning organizer Mike Stanzione is friends with our very own Zack Dusedau (zMETALlica) and was kind enough to send over photos of the show that took place last weekend in Asbury, New Jersey. You can check out the photos in the photo gallery. Note that the gallery only contains select photos and not all bands could be represented here. Photos include Beyond The Flesh, Black Harvest, Distorted Mind, Green Evening Requiem, Last Breath Taken, Semper Tyrannis, Sinter, SoniMinoS, Utopia Banished, and With Immortality.

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Days of Reckoning Fest Schedule Finalized

The schedule for the Days of Reckoning Festival in Asbury Park, New Jersey has been finalized. This is the festival that Adema is making the one-off appearance at. It is this Saturday and Sunday at The Saint in Asbury Park, NJ.

Saturday -
1:20-1:45 - Portraits of Murder
2:00-2:25 - Severance
2:40-3:05 - Death By Names
3:20-3:45 - Green Evening Requiem
4:00-4:25 - Distorted Mind
4:40-5:20 - Beyond the Flesh
5:35-5:55 - Divinity Destroyed
6:20-7:05 - Adema

Sunday -
1:30-2:05 - Last Breath Taken
2:20-2:55 - Utopia Banished
3:10-3:45 - Sinter
4:00-4:35 - Semper Tyrannis
4:50-5:25 - With Immortality
5:40-6:15 - Black Harvest
6:30-7:15 - SoniMinoS

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Adema Joins Days of Reckoning Festival Line-up

Adema has been confirmed to do a one-off show as part of the Days of Reckoning Festival. The Days of Reckoning festival is a two day festival, which takes place at The Saint in Asbury Park, NJ. Each day will start at 1PM and tickets are $12 per day.

Check out their myspace page for more information.

The other bands playing are:

Beyond the Flesh
Black Harvest
Death By Names
Distorted Mind
Divinity Destroyed
Green Evening Requiem
Last Breath Taken
Portraits of Murder
Semper Tyrannis
Utopia Banished
With Immortality

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