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Below is our complete Veil Of Maya 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.
The organizers of the Heavy MTL festival have now announced the lineup for the 2012 edition, which will take place on August 11th and 12th in Montreal. Further details on the festival are available here, and the currently announced lineup is as follows:
Saturday August 11th
SYSTEM OF A DOWN
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH
BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME
JOB FOR A COWBOY
VEIL OF MAYA
Veil of Maya has posted a teaser trailer online featuring sample clips from the band's upcoming "Eclipse" album, due out this coming Tuesday, February 28th. The trailer can be found below, and the band commented:
"To celebrate the album's release which is just days away, you can now preview each song on the album below! Also..... there's another surprise on the YouTube graphic... pay close attention..."
Veil of Maya also has upcoming European tour dates with Vildhjarta, Betrying the Martyrs, and Structures. Full details are available here.
Chicago's Veil of Maya will return to Europe on the band's first ever headline tour, with Betraying the Martyrs, Vildhjarta, Structures, and Volumes in support. The band lands in Europe following dates in Japan on a world tour promoting the “Eclipse” album, out via Sumerian on February 27th. Dates are as follows:
27/04 Munchen (D) Backstage
28/04 Prague (CZ) Rock Cafe
29/04 Stuttgart (D) LKA
30/04 Lindau (D) Vaudeville
01/05 Bochum (D) Matrix
02/05 Reading (UK) Sub89
03/05 Leeds (UK) The Well
04/05 London (UK) Underworld
05/05 Newcastle (UK) O2 Academy2
06/05 Manchester (UK) Moho
07/05 Birmingham (UK) O2 Academy3
08/05 Rotterdam (NL) Baroeg
09/05 Aarschot (B) De Klinker
10/05 Paris (F) Batofar
11/05 Aarau (CH) Kiff
12/05 Roncade (I) New Age Club
13/05 Wien (A) Viper Room
14/05 Budapest (HU) Durer Kert
15/05 Leipzig (D) Conne Island
16/05 Copenhagen (DK) Pumpehuset
17/05 Hamburg (D) Markthalle
18/05 Koblenz (D) Circus Maximus
19/05 St Petersburg (RUS) Arktika
20/05 Moscow (RUS) Plan B
Check out the advance album track "Vicious Circles" in the player below. More...
Veil of Maya's new album "Eclipse" is set for a February 28th, 2012 release through Sumerian Records. The band has now uploaded a new track from the album to give fans a taste of what's to come. Check out the song "Vicious Circles" in the player below.
Veil of Maya just kicked off a massive North American tour alongside the mighty In Flames and Trivium. The group has also now completed work on an upcoming third full-length release, "Eclipse," which is set for a February 28th release. Check out the following new hype video to get a sneak peak as to what awaits.
Veil of Maya will embark on a massive North American tour alongside the mighty In Flames and Trivium on January 12th.
The group has also completed work on an upcoming third full-length release, titled "Eclipse," which is now set for a February 28th release. Further details will be announced as they are made available from the band.
Head over to the band's Facebook profile to view all upcoming tour dates.
In Flames and Trivum will embark on a North American co-headling tour this winter. Support will be coming from Veil of Maya and Kyng. Dates are as follows:
Jan. 12 - The Rave - Milwaukee, WI
Jan. 13 - Royal Oak Music Theatre - Royal Oak, MI
Jan. 14 - Rams Head Live - Baltimore, MD
Jan. 15 - Trocadero - Philadelphia, PA
Jan. 17 - The Ritz Ybor - Ybor City, FL
Jan. 18 - Center Stage - Atlanta, GA
Jan. 20 - Warehouse Live Ballroom - Houston, TX
Jan. 21 - Emo's East - Austin, TX
Jan. 22 - Granada Theater - Dallas, TX
Jan. 24 - First Avenue - Minneapolis, MN
Jan. 25 - Burton Cummings - Winnipeg, MA
Jan. 27 - Edmonton Events Centre - Edmonton, AB
Jan. 28 - MacEwan Hall Ballroom - Calgary, AB
Jan. 31 - Commodore Ballroom - Vancouver, BC
Feb. 01 - Roseland Theatre - Portland, OR
Feb. 02 - Knitting Factory Concert House - Boise, ID
Feb. 03 - Showbox SODO - Seattle, WA
Feb. 04 - Knitting Factory Concert House - Spokane, WA
Feb. 06 - The Regency Ballroom - San Francisco, CA
Feb. 07 - Wiltern Theatre - Los Angeles, CA
Feb. 08 - The Marquee - Tempe, AZ
Feb. 09 - Sunshine Theater - Albuquerque, NM
Feb. 10 - The Summit Music Hall - Denver, CO
Feb. 11 - The Beaumont Club - Kansas City, MO
Feb. 13 - House of Blues - Cleveland, OH
Feb. 14 - Sound Academy - Toronto, ON
Feb. 15 - Metropolis - Montreal, QC
Feb. 17 - The Palladium - Worcester, MA
Feb. 18 - Best Buy Theater - New York, NY
Feb. 19 - Stage AE - Pittsburgh, PA
Feb. 21 - House of Blues - Chicago, IL
Canada's Structures is gearing up for a U.S. tour in support of the "Divided By" album alongside Born of Osiris and Veil of Maya. Currently announced dates are as follows:
FRI 11/18 - Dayton, OH @ The Attic
SAT 11/19 - Louisville, KY @ Expo Five
SUN 11/20 - Cleveland, OH @ Peabodys
TUE 11/22 - Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection
WED 11/23 - Indianapolis, IN @ Emerson Theatre
SAT 11/26 - Detroit, MI @ Harpos
SUN 11/27 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
MON 11/28 - Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church
TUE 11/29 - Syracuse, NY @ Lost Horizon
WED 11/30 - Danbury, CT @ Tuxedo Junction
THU 12/01 - Manchester, NH @ Rocko's
FRI 12/02 - Springfield, VA @ Jaxx
SAT 12/03 - Greensboro, NC @ Greene Street
SUN 12/04 - Douglasville, GA @ 7 Venue
TUE 12/06 - Pensacola, FL @ American Legion
WED 12/07 - Tampa, FL @ Orpheum
THU 12/08 - Birmingham, AL @ Matthews Bar & Grill
SAT 12/10 - New Orleans, LA @ The Cypress
SUN 12/11 - Houston, TX @ The Warehouse
MON 12/12 - Austin, TX @ Antone's
It's almost another weekend and time for more metal tracks to check out on the Rock Band Network. This week the Xbox 360 version gets new songs from August Burns Red, Ethereal Collapse, and Misery Index, while the PS3 edition will see tracks next week from Emery and Veil of Maya.
The following songs are now available for the Xbox 360 through the Rock Band Network:
August Burns Red - "Internal Cannon" (160 MSP)
August Burns Red - "Internal Cannon (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Ethereal Collapse - "Category II: Discovering the Absolute" (80 MSP)
Ethereal Collapse - "Category II: Discovering the Absolute (2x Bass Pedal)" (80 MSP)
Misery Index - "The Carrion Call" (160 MSP)
These tracks hit the PS3 on Tuesday, 10/18/2011 (North America) and Wednesday, 10/19/2011 (Europe):
"The Cheval Glass" - Emery ($1.99)
"Namaste" - Veil of Maya ($1.99)
Born of Osiris has announced upcoming North American tour dates in support of the band's latest album "The Discovery." Joining Born of Osiris on this run will be Veil of Maya, Carnifex, Struc/tures and France's Betraying The Martyrs (performing in the U.S. for the very first time). The trek is set to run between November 18th and December 18th.
Lee McKinney (guitars) states: “We couldn't be more excited about 'The Discovery' headlining U.S. tour. We are going to be back in the U.S. with our good friends Veil of Maya for the first time in years. Not only are they an incredible band, they are some of our closest friends from Chicago. Also on the tour is Carnifex. They are a really heavy band and we can't wait to see what they are all about. Struc/tures and Betraying the Martyrs will be opening up the tour. These are some of Sumerian's best new bands. Struc/tures is a great progressive metal band that also has a new album coming out just before the tour on October 24th. Betraying the Martyrs has a new album out and this tour also marks their first U.S. tour to date. We are beyond stoked to be able to present you with a package you haven't seen a different version of ten times! All the bands are fresh and have new music. We'll also be playing our longest set yet. Don't miss it!”
The currently announced dates are as follows (more dates set to be revealed next week):
11/18 - Dayton, OH @ The Attic
11/20 - Cleveland, OH @ Peabodys
11/23 - Indianapolis, IN @ Emerson Theatre
11/25 - Joliet, IL @ Mojoes
11/26 - Detroit, MI @ Harpos
11/27 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
11/28 - Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church
11/29 - Syracuse, NY @ Lost Horizon
American metalcore act Darkest Hour has posted some new behind-the-scenes footage from its recent "Legacy" tour. The video features the band visiting the Fender and Dean warehouses as well as partying backstage with members of Revocation, Veil of Maya, and Periphery. You can check out the footage by using the player located below.
Xbox 360 metal fans are receiving several new metal tracks for the coming weekend on the Rock Band Network. This week's roundup includes music from Bonded By Blood, Chaotrope, Veil of Maya, and Wargasm. PS3 users will also get new tracks from Amberian Dawn, Lazarus A.D., Nightrage, and NightShade starting on the 28th.
The complete list of newly added Xbox 360 songs, including all the non-metal tracks, is as follows:
Bonded By Blood - "Prototype Death Machine" (160 MSP)
Chaotrope - "Diachylon" (80 MSP)
Destruction of a Rose - "Rise and Shine" (160 MSP)
Destruction of a Rose - "Rise and Shine (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Veil of Maya - "Namaste" (160 MSP)
Wargasm - "Underground (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP) More...
Indianapolis, Indiana’s The Contortionist has just added five new Northeastern tour dates with Whitechapel to the band's summer touring schedule. The dates lead directly into recently announced shows with Veil of Maya, which will take the guys through Illinois and Indiana on four dates in June, serving as an excellent and rare opportunity to witness the band in its hometown.
The Contortionist's upcoming tour dates are as follows:
6/15 Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls
6/16 Allentown, PA @ Crocodile Rock
6/17 Montebello, QC @ Montebello Marina (as part of PETITE-NATION ROCKFEST)
6/18 Syracuse, NY @ Lost Horizon
6/19 Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Chance
w/Veil of Maya
6/23 Peoria, IL @ Brass Rail
6/24 Evansville, IN @ Boney June’s
6/25 Indianapolis, IN @ Emerson Theatre
6/26 Fort Wayne, IN @ Broadripple More...
Veil Of Maya has posted the following update online, detailing the progress of its forthcoming new studio album:
"The tracks we are demoing are coming out amazing and gives me the chills! We have spent lots of time on the road with Periphery and now working with Misha [Mansoor, producer] is an added bonus. He is beyond a genius and understands our focus for this next record.
"Things are faster, more technical and beyond any of our efforts thus far. We are also all really excited to go back overseas and play a full set for everyone over there. It’s a great line-up, so make sure you check the dates and come rage with us.”
The band also has upcoming tour dates alongside The Faceless, with details available at this location.
THQ is giving away 25,000 digital promotional copies of the exclusive soundtrack for the new video game Homefront on a first come / first served basis. Submit your email address here to receive an email confirmation with a link to download your copy.
The track listing is as follows:
War Ensemble - As I Lay Dying
Fight the Power - The Dillinger Escape Plan feat. Chuck D
Uprising - iwrestledabearonce
War Pigs - The Acacia Strain
One - Periphery
Fortunate Son - The Ghost Inside
For What It's Worth - Winds of Plague
Us and Them - Misery Signals
Masters of War - Arsonists Get All the Girls
War - Oceano
Sunday Bloody Sunday - Veil of Maya
American technical death metal act The Faceless has revealed the dates for its upcoming headline tour of Europe and the United Kingdom. Support on the trek will come from Born Of Osiris, Veil Of Maya and Gorod. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below:
05/13 Karlsruhe, GER – Stadtmite
05/14 Haarlem, NET – Patronaat
05/16 London, UK – Underworld
05/17 Leicester, UK – Sub 91
05/18 Reading, UK – Sub 89
05/19 Glasgow, UK – Apollo 23
05/20 Manchester, UK – Moho Live
05/22 Knokke-Heist, BEL – Ravelingen
05/23 Paris, FRA – Glazart
05/24 Aarau, SWI – Kiff
05/25 Munchen, GER – Feierwerk
05/26 Pinarella, ITA – Rockplanet
05/27 Mining, AUT – Metalfest
05/28 Berlin, GER – Magnet
05/31 Oslo, NOR – Sub Scene
06/02 Hamburger, GER – Markthalle
06/03 Jena, GER – F-Haus
06/04 Koln, GER – Underground
As Third String Productions enters a 7th year of promoting festivals in North Texas, the organization has teamed up with Sumerian Records to present the 2011 South By So What?! music festival. South By So What?! began in 2007 as a multi-stage music festival showcasing the majority of the all-ages bands that would be making the trek to SXSW. This year's festival will be held at The Palladium Ballroom in Dallas, TX on Saturday, March 19th and headlined by Sumerian artist Asking Alexandria.
The support acts include: Emmure, Whitechapel, Enter Shikari, Dance Gavin Dance, The Faceless, The Acacia Strain, Chiodos, Veil of Maya, Animals As Leaders, the recently reunited Gatsby's American Dream, Iwrestledabearonce, Miss May I, Chelsea Grin, Evergreen Terrace, Kill Matriarch, T-Mills, Lower Than Atlantis, Of Mice & Men, In Fear And Faith, I Set My Friends On Fire, Sleeping With Sirens, Upon A Burning Body, Abandon All Ships, Woe Is Me, The Color Morale, I Declare War, For All Those Sleeping, Just Like Vinyl, Close To Home, The Amity Affliction, and more still to be announced.
For additional details on the festival check out this location.
American deathcore heavyweights Whitechapel have revealed the dates for its forthcoming headline tour of North America. Support on the trek will come from The Acacia Strain, Veil Of Maya, Chelsea Grin and I Declare War. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below:
02/10 Knoxville, TN – Valarium
02/11 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
02/13 Richmond, VA – The National
02/14 Springfield, VA – Jaxx
02/15 Philadelphia, PA – Theatre Of The Living Arts
02/16 New York, NY – The Gramercy Theatre
02/17 Clifton Park, NY – Northern Lights
02/18 Sayreville, NJ – Starland Ballroom
02/19 Worcester, MA – The Palladium
02/20 Williamsville, NY – Club Infinity
02/22 Montreal, QC – La Tulipe
02/23 Toronto, ON – Opera House
02/24 Pittsburgh, PA – Altar Bar
02/25 Cleveland, OH – House Of Blues
02/26 Detroit, MI – St. Andrews Hall
02/27 Chicago, IL – House Of Blues
02/28 St. Paul, MN – Station 4
03/01 Lawrence, KS – Granada Theatre
03/02 Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
03/04 Boise, ID – Knitting Factory
03/05 Spokane, WA – Knitting Factory
03/08 Seattle, WA – El Corazon
03/09 Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theater
03/11 Sacramento, CA – Ace Of Spades
03/12 Los Angeles, CA – House Of Blues
03/13 San Diego, CA – Soma
03/14 Pomona, CA – Glass House
03/15 Mesa, AZ – The Underground
03/19 Ft. Worth, TX – The Palladium Ballroom
03/23 Denver, CO – Summit Music Hall
03/24 St. Louis, IL – Pop’s
03/25 Memphis, TN – New Daisy Theatre
PERIPHERY will be embarking on a North American tour alongside Darkest Hour, labelmates Veil of Maya and Revocation this Nov/Dec. Guitarist Misha Mansoor checks in with his thoughts on the upcoming tour and future plans:
“Hey everyone, it's been an amazing whirlwind of a year for PERIPHERY and there are no signs of slowing down anytime soon. We are currently preparing for a long tour with Darkest Hour, Veil of Maya and Revocation, which is going to be a blast and we can't wait to get back out there to play for everyone. Also, we encourage everyone to come and meet us at our merch booth after each and every show to come and hang with us. We love hearing feedback from our fans and getting a chance to meet new people."
“We also will have a fresh new, longer setlist with a BRAND SPANKIN' NEW SONG and a few fun surprises just for this tour. We are also giving lessons on our respective instruments (a lot of days are already booked!), so please come out early to see us and jam with us. Contact us on myspace or facebook if you are interested in lessons."
“I am also really happy to announce that PERIPHERY is well into the writing process for our upcoming EP. We have tracked most of the instrumentation and vocals and are making final tweaks on everything but you guys are in for a treat. There will be some re-tweaked material, some rare material and some brand new material on it so there will be something for everyone." More...
Chicago's VEIL OF MAYA will be embarking on a massive North American tour alongside Darkest Hour, labelmates Periphery and Revocation in November and December.
Drummer Sam Applebaum comments, "We are definitely stoked to tour with darkest hour, I've been a fan for awhile and am excited to be part of the legacy tour with them! I'm also excited to be back out with our friends in Periphery it's always exciting to watch them play!"
Vocalist Brandon Butler comments, "We are all pumped to be on the Darkest Hour legacy tour... We met the dudes awhile back and they're so awesome to be around! We are playing a couple new songs from [id] and we can't wait to re-visit some of the great places we came through on Summer Slaughter! It's a great tour with a lot of awesome bands, and friends new and old! We hope to see everyone there, and we'll of course be hanging around our merch booth everynight so come say what's up!" More...