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Tears For The Sky

From: Montreal, Canada
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Below is our complete Tears For The Sky 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.

Kataklysm Wins "Best Metal Album" Award In Quebec

"Prevail", the most recently acclaimed album by Canada's hyperblasters KATAKLYSM, has won for "Album Of The Year" in the "Metal/Hardcore" category at the Quebec Indie Music Awards (GAMIQ), an awards show that recognizes achievements by Quebec independent artists. The event is produced by the Quebec Independent Music Association which is also behind the Montreal International Music Initiative (MIMI). KATAKLYSM has released the following statement in regards to this rather flattering victory:

“KATAKLYSM would like to thank the board of judges and all the people that voted for ‘Prevail’. We were super psyched as it was just to be nominated but now that we’ve actually won we can’t really explain how great it feels. It’s definitely an honor, especially since we were up against some great artists. What a great way to start our North American tour in a few days! We can’t wait to get out there and show the rest of the world what Quebec already knows; KATAKLYSM will ‘Prevail’!"

Those that were nominated this year included:

TEARS FOR THE SKY - "Boredomville II"
MENACE RUINE - "Cult of Ruins"
KOSMOS - "Kosmos"
ION DISSONANCE - "Minus The Herd"
KATAKLYSM - "Prevail"

KATAKLSYM will headline this year’s installment of the “Death by Decibels” tour presented by CDV Software Entertainment and Sacred 2: Fallen Angel the video game. The package features DYING FETUS, ELUVEITIE, KEEP OF KALESSIN from September 26th until October 16th then ARSIS, ELUVEITIE, KEEP OF KALESSIN October 18th until the 24th. The confirmed dates are as follows: More...

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Tears For The Sky Sign To Lostcity Industries

LOSTCITY INDUSTRIES, Founded by Luc Verville ( ex-A Perfect Murder & current guitarist for Aces & Eights ) and Carl Bouchard ( Guitarist for A Perfect Murder/Final Word ) have announced the addition of TEARS FROM THE SKY to its roster.

The Montreal based act TEARS FROM THE SKY just signed an exclusive contract with LOSTCITY INDUSTRIES to release their crushing new album, BOREDOMVILLE. The band plays a purely straight forward hard brand of metal and their new album will officially drop on May 8, 2007.

According to the label, "With a unique sound that is often reminiscent of metal legends such as IN FLAMES & IRON MAIDEN, the band will undoubtedly convince you with their integrity and passion, that they have been relentlessly upholding for the last 8 years of existence, that they belong on the same playing field as any of today's premier metal acts."

TEARS FROM THE SKY will be playing all week-ends from Mid-may until the end of June before going out on a full tour in support of BOREDOMVILLE this summer.

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