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Set Your Goals

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Below is our complete Set Your Goals 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.

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Realms Of Vision To Release "Through All Unknown"

Creator-Destructor Records is excited to announce the late March release of Through All Unknown, the upcoming full-length from Bay Area-based Realms Of Vision.

Realms Of Vision began in 2015 and has been establishing a name for themselves regionally with their special blend of slow destruction. Featuring Frank Costa (Animosity, Entheos) and Corey Largent on guitars and vocals, Mike Ambrose (Set Your Goals) on drums, and Brandon McCubbin on bass, the California hard-hitters are road-worn experts in their craft, and the nine tracks that comprise Through All Unknown reveal that resoundingly.

While their debut EP introduced the world to the band's sonic intent, their debut album serves as a massive accomplishment in the band's progression. Costa explains: "Through All Unknown is an album about trudging down the path of reality. It explores life and death, the natural world, the dark powers that control our lives, and trying to connect with a spirit greater than ourselves. The music has expanded melodically and thematically from the Unrevenged EP, while keeping the influences heard on that release very much alive. Through All Unknown is the first major step in our identity as a band, and we can't wait to keep exploring."

Realms Of Vision will release Through All Unknown on CD, LP, and digital platforms on March 30th, 2018.

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Metal Bands Announced For 2011 "Soundwave" Tour

Notable metal bands have been revealed to be taking part in the forthcoming Australian "Soundwave Revolution" tour. The four date trek, which features over thirty bands in total, will begin in Brisbane on September 24, 2011. You can view the list of confirmed metal bands as well as the tour dates below.

Alice Cooper
Machine Head
Set Your Goals
The Devin Townsend Project
The Damned Things
Steel Panther
Every Time I Die
Funeral For A Friend
Times of Grace
The Acacia Strain
In This Moment
The Word Alive
Holy Grail

Pop and rock acts are also scheduled to appear*

09/24 Brisbane, QLD – Soundwave Revolution 2011
09/25 Sydney, NSW – Soundwave Revolution 2011
09/30 Melbourne, VIC – Soundwave Revolution 2011
10/01 Adelaide, SA – Soundwave Revolution 2011
10/03 Perth, WA – Soundwave Revolution 2011

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Metal Bands To Appear On "Vans Warped Tour" Comp

A handful of metalcore bands have been revealed to be taking part in the forthcoming 2011 "Vans Warped Tour" compilation album. Notable acts set to appear include A Day To Remember, Set Your Goals, The Devil Wears Prada, Asking Alexandria, Abandon All Ships, Of Mice & Men, A Skylit Drive, August Burns Red, I Set My Friends On Fire, Miss May I, Motionless In White, and The Word Alive. You can view the compilation's full tracklisting below.

- Disc 1 -
1. Paramore – For A Pessimist, I’m Pretty Optimistic
2. A Day To Remember – All Signs Point To Lauderdale
3. Set Your Goals – Certain
4. The Devil Wears Prada – Anatomy
5. Asking Alexandria – Closure
6. Attack Attack! – A For Andrew
7. Big D and the Kids Table – Modern American Gypsy
8. Vonnegutt – Bright Eyes
9. Moving Mountains – Where Two Bodies Lie
10. The Wonder Years – Don’t Let Me Cave In
11. Neo Geo – Can’t Catch Me
12. Hellogoodbye – Finding Something To Do
13. Family Force 5 – Wobble
14. Abandon All Ships – Take One Last Breath
15. Of Mice & Men – Purified
16. Veara – Pull Your Own Weight
17. The Dangerous Summer – Good Things
18. Every Avenue – Tell Me I’m A Wreck
19. A Skylit Drive – Too Little Too Late
20. Big Chocolate – Sound Of My Voice
21. The Dance Party – Sasha Don’t Sleep
22. Street Dogs – Punk Rock And Roll
23. Blacklist Royals – Riverside
24. Elway – Whispers In A Shot Glass
25. The Copyrights – Worn Out Passport More...

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More Bands Added To 2011 Vans Warped Tour

Some new additions have been made to the forthcoming 2011 Vans Warped Tour. A few notable heavy bands have also been added to the extensive touring festival and can be found in the list below.

August Burns Red
Winds Of Plague
The Devil Wears Prada
Asking Alexandria
A Day To Remember
Abandon All Ships
The Acacia Strain
Enter Shikari
Of Mice & Men
Set Your Goals
We Came As Romans
The Word Alive

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Born Of Osiris Announces Canadian Tour

Born of Osiris has announced a string of upcoming Canadian tour dates alongside August Burns Red, Set Your Goals, and Texas in July. The currently announced dates are as follows:

Mar 31 - Quebec City QC @ Imperial de Quebec
Apr 1 - London ON @ London Music Hall
Apr 2 - Ottawa ON @ Capital Music Hall
Apr 3 - Sudbury ON @ Jubilee Music Center
Apr 5 - Winnipeg MB @ Garrick Center
Apr 6 - Saskatoon SK @ Louis
Apr 7 - Edmonton AL @ Starlite Room
Apr 8 - Calgary AB @ MacEwan Hall Ballroom
Apr 9 - Vancouver BC @ Rickshaw Theater

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Touche Amore To Enter The Studio In February

Touche Amore will enter the studio in February to record a new album, titled "Parting The Sea Between Brightness And Me." The album will be recorded by engineer Ed Rose at his Black Lodge Recording Studio in Eudora, Kansas. On recording with Ed Rose, vocalist Jeremy Bolm said, "We are very excited to get to work with Ed Rose, he has an unmatched ability to drive out some of the cleanest but heaviest sounding records. He was first on our list of people to work with and we're thrilled to have the opportunity".

"Parting The Sea Between Brightness And Me" CD/LP/DL will be released later this year on Deathwish.

Upcoming Touche Amore tour dates are as follows:

02/06: Los Angeles, CA @ The Roxy (Benefit for One Life One Chance) w/ H2O, Set Your Goals
03/20: Dallas, TX @ Club Dada w/ Wild Flag, The Greenhorns, Dom

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Parkway Drive Announces North American Tour

Australian melodic hardcore act Parkway Drive has revealed the dates for its forthcoming headline tour of North America. Support on the tour will come from Set Your Goals, The Ghost Inside and The Warriors. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below:

02/11 San Diego, CA – Soma
02/12 Pomona, CA – The Glass House
02/13 SF, CA – The DNA Lounge
02/15 Las Vegas, NV House of Blues
02/16 Salt Lake City, UT – Club Sound
02/17 Denver, CO – Gothic Theatre
02/18 Kansas City, MO – Beaumont Club
02/19 St. Louis, MO – Pops
02/20 Cleveland, OH – House Of Blues
02/21 Chicago, IL – House of Blues
02/22 Pontiac, MI – Clutch Cargos
02/23 London, ON – London Music Hall
02/24 Toronto, ON – The Opera House
02/25 Montreal, QC – The Olympia
02/26 New York, NY – Irving Plaza
02/27 Philadelphia, PA – Theatre of Living Arts
02/28 Worcester, MA – The Palladium
03/01 Baltimore, MD – Sonar
03/02 Richmond, VA – Hat Factory
03/03 Charlotte, NC – Tremont Music Hall
03/04 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
03/06 Austin, TX – Emo’s
03/07 Houston, TX – House of Blues
03/08 Dallas, TX – House Of Blues
03/09 San Antonio, TX – White Rabbit
03/11 Phoenix, AZ – The Nile
03/12 Los Angeles, CA – House of Blues

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Our Last Night Reveals New Album Details

New Hampshire melodic-metal band Our Last Night has announced that their sophomore album, "We Will All Evolve," will be released on May 4 via Epitaph Records. The band has also posted the first track from the album, "Elephants," on their MySpace page.

"We Will All Evolve" was produced by Andrew Wade (A Day To Remember, Versa Emerge) and mixed by David Bendeth (Breaking Benjamin, Paramore, Set Your Goals).

The "We Will All Evolve" tracklisting is as follows:

01. Elephants- 3:30
02. The Air I Breathe- 4:22
03. Mouth Machine Gun- 3:20
04. Across The Ocean- 4:01
05. Deceiver- 4:07
06. The Devil Inside You- 3:49
07. Distance Is Destroying Me- 2:59
08. Carry Me To Safety- 3:40
09. Into The Future- 3:35
10. We Will All Evolve- 4:29 More...

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Warped Tour 2010 Lineup and Dates Announced

Quite a few bands have been announced already for this year's Vans Warped Tour, which is to take place June 24 through August 15, 2010. Of note to the metal and 'core crowd are: Alesana, Andrew W.K., Bring Me The Horizon, Dillinger Escape Plan, Emmure, Every Time I Die, Eyes Set To Kill, Green Jelly, Haste The Day, In Fear and Faith, iwrestledabearonce, Parkway Drive, Set Your Goals, Suicide Silence, and Whitechapel. You can check out the latest lineup here (more bands to be announced).

The latest Vans Warped Tour 2010 dates are as follows: More...

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2009 Epitaph Tour Sampler Made Available Online

Though not free, the 2009 Epitaph tour sampler has been made available for download on iTunes for just $2.99. It includes 14 tracks from a number of Epitaph artists. The complete tracklisting is as follow:

1. Bring Me the Horizon - "Chelsea Smile" from the album Suicide Season
2. Every Time I Die - "The Marvelous Slut" from the album New Junk Aesthetic
3. Parkway Drive - "Carrion" (Live) from Parkway Drive: The DVD
4. Converge - "Dark Horse" from the album Axe To Fall
5. The Blackout - "STFUppercut" from the album The Best In Town
6. Set Your Goals - "Gaia Bleeds (Make Way for Man)" from the album This Will Be The Death Of Us
7. Escape the Fate - "This War Is Ours" from the album This War Is Ours
8. I Set My Friends on Fire - "Things that Rhyme with Orange" from the album You Can't Spell Slaughter Without Laughter
9. Our Last Night - "Escape" from the album The Ghosts Among Us
10. Vanna - "Safe to Say" from the album A New Hope
11. Thursday - "Circuits of Fever" from the album Common Existence
12. Story of the Year - "The Antidote" from the album The Black Swan
13. The Color of Violence - "Christina, Christina" from the album Youthanize
14. The Blood Brothers - "Ambulance Vs. Ambulance" from the album Burn, Piano Island, Burn

You can catch Every Time I Die and Bring Me The Horizon out on the Epitaph Tour right now.

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Epitaph Posts Free 22 Song Sampler For Download

Epitaph Records has posted a free 22 song sampler for download, courtesy of Hurley. You'll find brand new, never before heard tracks from Every Time I Die and Farewell among others. The complete Epitaph sampler tracklisting is as follows:

1. Every Time I Die - The Marvelous Slut
2. Set Your Goals - gaia bleeds (make way for man)
3. Escape The Fate - 10 Miles Wide
4. Bring Me The Horizon - Diamonds Aren't Forever
5. The Blackout - Children of the Night
6. I Set My Friends On Fire - Things That Rhyme With Orange
7. Rancid - Last One To Die
8. Bad Religion - New Dark Ages
9. New Found Glory - Don't Let Her Pull You Down
10. Sing It Loud - Come Around
11. You Me At Six - Finders Keepers
12. Farewell - Devoid (That's What I Think About It)
13. The Higher - It's Only Natural
14. Settle - Affinity For My Hometown
15. Frank Turner - Photosynthesis
16. Thursday - Friends In The Armed Forces
17. Vanna - Safe To Say
18. Our Last Night - Escape
19. Parkway Drive - Idols and Anchors
20. The Color of Violence - Christina, Christina
21. Leathermouth - Bodysnatchers 4 Ever
22. Story of the Year - The Antidote

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Set Your Goals Announces US Tour Dates

Set Your Goals and Four Year Strong are hitting the road this summer. On July 21st, Set Your Goals's Epitaph debut, "This Will Be The Death Of Us" drops followed by a full US Tour. Check out the latest tour dates below:

Jul-15 Iowa City, IA Picador
Jul-16 Chicago, IL Metro
Jul-17 Detroit, MI Magic Stick
Jul-18 Toronto, ON Reverb
Jul-19 Montreal, QC The Underworld
Jul-20 Portland, ME The Station
Jul-22 Albany, NY Northern Lights
Jul-23 Asbury Park, NJ Stone Pony
Jul-24 New Haven, CT Toad’s Place
Jul-25 Worcester, MA Palladium
Jul-26 Long Island, NY Crazy Donkey
Jul-27 Buffalo, NY Town Ballroom
Jul-28 Cleveland, OH Peabody’s
Jul-29 Pittsburgh, PA Mr. Smalls
Jul-30 Baltimore, MD The Ottobar
Jul-31 Richmond, VA The Canal Club
Aug-01 Columbia, SC New Brookland Tavern
Aug-02 Charlotte, NC Visulite Theatre
Aug-04 Montgomery, AL Off the Wagon
Aug-05 Nashville, TN Rocketown
Aug-06 Atlanta, GA Vinyl
Aug-07 St. Petersburg, FL State Theater
Aug-08 W. Palm Beach, FL Culture Room
Aug-09 Orlando, FL The Social
Aug-11 Metairie, LA The High Ground
Aug-12 Houston, TX Java Jazz
Aug-13 Austin, TX Emo’s
Aug-14 Dallas, TX The Max
Aug-15 Tulsa, OK The Marquee
Aug-16 Albuquerque, NM Launchpad
Aug-17 Phoenix, AZ The Clubhouse
Aug-19 San Diego, CA SOMA
Aug-20 Pomona, CA The Glasshouse
Aug-21 San Francisco, CA Slim’s
Aug-22 Portland, OR Satyricon
Aug-23 Seattle, WA El Corazon
Aug-24 Boise, ID The Venue
Aug-25 St. Lake City, UT Murray Theatre
Aug-26 Denver, CO Cervantes

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Shai Hulud To Tour With New Found Glory

Shai Hulud will be taking the spot of recently disbanded Verses on New Found Glory’s upcoming headlining tour with Bayside and Set Your Goals. For those unaware, Chad Gilbert of New Found Glory is an original member of Hulud... so he may or may not be joining them on stage.

Shai Hulud comments on the arrangements:

"Continuing our mission to relentlessly tour, and damage and drive our bodies and van straight into the ground, we have two months worth of two tours to announce. We'll be out supporting Stick To Your Guns along with In Fear And Faith and Stray From The Path for just about two weeks starting in early March. A righteous run you say? Indeed, but wait there's more. Directly after our stint with the aforementioned, we join up with Set Your Goals and Bayside to assist them in supporting A New Found Glory (minus the "A") as they support their forthcoming album Not Without A Fight. Now that's not something you see every day! For those of you who might not know, New Found Glory and Shai Hulud are more closely related than you might realize: we both started in South Florida back in the 90's together, we always stayed friendly and in touch, and early on even shared a member. As unique as the pairing may seem, it's also a perfect fit - and that's not mentioning NFG's clear and obvious ties to the hardcore scene. Chad Gilbert has an original press of Start Today on vinyl... and you don't. So there. Not so harder-core-than-thou now, eh brown cow?

"We know what you're wondering. The answer is.................. quite possibly. There are no definitive plans for Captain Straight Edge a.k.a. Chadball to hop on the mic and sing a song with us, however, it's certainly not out of the question. We in Shai Hulud would be as pinkly tickled as yourselves to have Chad share the stage with us. As always, the invitation is there. We'll enjoy the moment if and when it arrives. Oh, the torture of uncertainty."

Here are Shai Hulud's latest tour dates: More...

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New Found Glory, Set Your Goals, Verse Tour Dates

New Found Glory, Set Your Goals, Bayside, and Verse will be touring the U.S. this spring. Here are the latest tour dates:

3/25 Tempe, AZ @ Marquee
3/26 San Diego, CA @ House of Blues
3/27 Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues
3/28 Los Angeles, CA @ Avalon
3/29 San Francisco, CA @ Grand Ballroom
3/31 Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater
4/1 Seattle, WA @ Showbox Market
4/3 Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue
4/4 Englewood, CO @ Gothic Theatre
4/6 Dallas, TX @ Paladium Showroom
4/7 Austin, TX @ Emo's
4/8 Houston, TX @ Warehouse
4/10 Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
4/11 St. Petersburg, FL @ Jannus Landing
4/13 Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution
4/15 Myrtle Beach, SC @ House of Blues
4/16 Charlotte, NC @ Amos
4/17 Baltimore, MD @ Sonar
4/18 Philadelphia, PA @ Trocadero
4/19 Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
4/20 Cincinnati, OH @ Bogarts
4/22 Des Moines, IA @ People's Court
4/23 Minneapolis, MN @ Myth
4/24 Milwaukee, WI @ Rave
4/25 Chicago, IL @ House of Blues
4/26 Royal Oak, MI @ Royal Oak
4/28 Toronto, ONT @ Phoenix Theatre
4/29 Hartford, CT @ Webster Theatre
4/30 Boston, MA @ House of Blues
5/1 East Rutherford, NJ @ Meadowlands Sports Complex
5/2 East Rutherford, NJ @ Meadowlands Sports Complex
5/3 Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
5/5 Indianapolis, IN @ Egyptian Room
5/6 St. Louis, MO @ The Pageant
5/7 Lawrence, KS @ Granada Theater
5/8 Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom
5/9 Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theatre
5/10 Tucson, AZ @ Rialto Theatre

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Set Your Goals Rejoined By Ex-Guitarist

Set Your Goals has announced the return of former guitar player Dan Coddaire, who originally left the group in 2006. Here's a statement from the band:

"The time has also officially come to announce the return of 'papa' Daniel Levi Coddaire, now on full-time lead guitar for Set Your Goals in 2008 and beyond! For those unfamiliar, Dan performed with SYG our first two years as a band (2004 - 2006) and we can't say how stoked we are to have him back in action. We want to also extend a huge thank you to our close friend John Strader for all his work filling in with Set Your Goals on this year's Gallows UK tour, the Warped Tour '08, and the upcoming Set Your Goals - Four Year Strong 'Holiday Shows.'"

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Set Your Goals Leaves Eulogy Recordings

San Francisco, CA band Set Your Goals is no longer on the Eulogy Recordings roster following a buyout of their recording contract. Interestingly, the buyout (rumored to be over $100,000) didn't come from another label, but rather the group's manager.

Singer Matt Wilson has commented publicly: "The truth is we have many options for our next record and self-releasing is one of the best and a very likely option. This has been discussed within our band and management since the buyout was first brought up. Yes, that's right, our manager is personally offering to buy us out because he has that much faith in our band. There's no promise from a label (though many labels have since caught wind of this and gained interest) and no contract being written up with anyone else waiting to buy us."

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Set Your Goals, Hit The Lights Tour Dates

Set Your Goals, Hit The Lights, and I Am The Avalanche will play a handful of shows together in May. Here are the latest tour dates:

5/17 Allston, MA @ The ICC
5/18 Cleveland, OH @ Grog Shop
5/19 DeKalb, IL @ House Cafe
5/21 Saint George, UT @ Electric Theatre
5/22 Bakersfield, CA @ Jerry's Pizza & Pub
5/23 Petaluma, CA @ Phoenix Theater
5/24 Pomona, CA @ Glass House
5/25 San Diego, CA @ SOMA

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Set Your Goals Prepares New DVD

Set Your Goals has issued an update regarding two DVDs projects:

"As most of you know, we had an original DVD edited back in the fall and winter of 2006. This DVD, titled 'Work In Progress,' compiled great documentary style band footage from that entire 2006 year and it was, what we felt to be, a perfect representation of each member of Set Your Goals. But due to a high amount of copyrighted song material we used to edit our footage to, our attorney and label both advised us against releasing the DVD. So ironically enough, 'Work In Progress' is indeed a work-in-progress and has yet to see an official release date. We are still hoping to gain clearance on the music we used in the feature, and hope to get this out in some way still (maybe an online download or stream of sorts) as we are all proud of how it turned out.

"So what about the new SYG DVD? Well, while we are still figuring out how to make 'Work In Progress' viewable to the public, we have been busy compiling footage for a newer, more updated DVD. We have owed our record label, Eulogy Recordings, a DVD for over 2 years now and they are very anxious (as are we) for us to fulfill our DVD agreement and move on to new projects pertaining to SYG. A deadline of April 2008 has been put on this new untitled DVD, and though we are working hard to meet that deadline, we do not want to release any video material prematurely. Even if it does not hit stores by April, we want to promise you all a release by the end of the year.

"We have slowly but surely been going through various film clips we gathered over 2007 to find the best of live songs, interviews, and most importantly, tour shenaniganary! We have been avoiding using any filler or boring video footage just to meet release deadlines. We want to make sure we are giving you all a product you will want to watch time and time again."

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Set Your Goals Guitarist Parts With Band

Set Your Goals has officially announced the departure of guitarist Dave Yoha. The group has issued the following statement:

"So the time has finally come to announce Dave's departure from the band. He's expressed to us that the full-time touring lifestyle is no longer right for him, at least not at this point in his life. We support him and there are no hard feelings.

"Dave gave us notice he would be leaving SYG about a month ago but up until now, we had kept things mostly under wraps and only a few close friends of the band were notified of the unfortunate news. We did this because we do not want our inbox, emails, and voicemails flooded with people asking us to try out. We already have some friends in mind who we're going to try out for lead guitarist so please do not contact us asking to try out. I repeat: please do not contact us asking to try out for lead guitar! Our old guitarist Dan (who Dave originally replaced) will be filling in for our Australia/Japan dates, and we already have a friend of the band in mind for the Gallows UK tour in February.

"Tonight (Santa Cruz) and tomorrow (Berkeley) will be Dave's last shows with Set Your Goals, so please come out and show your support for one of the best dudes I know. Statement from Dave coming soon. He will be missed!"

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Set Your Goals To Begin Work On New Album

Set Your Goals will take the next few months off (with the exception of a few shows) to begin writing a new full-length. The band expects to release the effort in mid-2008.

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