Straight Line Stitch
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The official lineup and dates for the 4th annual Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival has finally been announced. Confirming much of what was leaked last week, DISTURBED, GODSMACK and MEGADETH will headline the main stage, joined by MACHINE HEAD, IN FLAMES, TRIVIUM, and many more bands. The tour will make a 26 date trek across the country beginning on July 9th at the San Manuel Amphitheater in San Bernardino, California. Go to www.rockstarmayhemfest.com and www.livenation.com for up-to-date ticketing information.
This summer’s mainstage artists, DISTURBED, GODSMACK, and MEGADETH, will be joined by a mix of the best hard rock and metal artists of today. IN FLAMES, MACHINE HEAD and TRIVIUM have grown through the ranks to now perform on the mainstage in rotating slots throughout the tour.
The JAGERMEISTER stage will feature UNEARTH, KINGDOM OF SORROW, RED FANG, and the winners of JAGERMEISTER Battle of the Bands. The Extreme Stage will spotlight SUICIDE SILENCE, ALL SHALL PERISH and STRAIGHT LINE STITCH.
The 2011 ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL will also feature ROCKSTAR METAL MULISHA JUMP TEAM, the World’s Greatest Freestyle Motocross team.
“Strap yourself in and hold on tight, cuz this ride goes reeeeeal fassst this summer,” exclaims GODSMACK vocalist Sully Erna. “Godsmack/Disturbed, Mayhem Festival!! Can't Fu@?kin' wait!!!”
Mainstage guitarist Dan Donnegan of DISTURBED emotes, “DISTURBED is looking forward to being part of the biggest summer tour in the U.S. this year. It's been years since we shared the stage with GODSMACK and we've been wanting to team up with them and join forces for a longtime. MEGADETH has been a big inspiration to us and we are looking forward to the other bands rounding out what seems to be a solid bill.” More...
Update: Check out the official announcement here.
While the official announcement has yet to be made, initial details about the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 2011 are being reported around the 'net. Blabbermouth.net reports that Disturbed and Godsmack are rumored to be headlining this summer's touring festival, which will kick off in early July.
Here's the initial Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 2011 lineup (more to be announced):
Rotating Opening Slot On Main Stage:
STRAIGHT LINE STITCH
ALL SHALL PERISH
KINGDOM OF SORROW
A tip we received also indicates that Red Fang will be part of the lineup.
A total of 13 acts are expected to appear on the bill.
The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 2011 tour dates appear to be:
Jul. 09 - San Bernardino, CA @ San Manuel Amphitheatre
Jul. 10 - San Francisco, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre
Jul. 12 - Seattle, WA @ White River Amphitheater
Jul. 13 - Boise, ID @ Idaho Center Amphitheatre
Jul. 15 - Phoenix, AZ @ Cricket Wireless Pavilion
Jul. 16 - Albuquerque, NM @ Hard Rock Casino Presents: The Pavilion
Jul. 17 - Denver, CO @ Comfort Dental Amphitheatre
Jul. 19 - St. Louis, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 20 - Cincinnati, OH @ Riverbend Music Center
Jul. 22 - Boston, MA @ Comcast Center
Jul. 23 - Montreal, QUE @ Parc Jean Drapeau
Jul. 24 - Hartford, CT @ The Comcast Theatre
Jul. 27 - Holmdel, NJ @ P.N.C. Bank Arts Center
Jul. 29 - Pittsburgh, PA @ First Niagara Pavilion
Jul. 30 - Washington, DC @ Jiffy Lube Live
Jul. 31 - Camden, NJ @ Susquehanna Bank Center
Aug. 02 - Virginia Beach, VA @ Verizon Wireless V. Beach Amphitheater
Aug. 03 - Raleigh, NC @ Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek
Aug. 05 - Chicago, IL @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug. 06 - Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug. 07 - Indianapolis, IN @ Verizon Wireless Music Center
Aug. 09 - Oklahoma City, OK @ Zoo Amphitheatre
Aug. 10 - Dallas, TX @ Superpages.com Center
Aug. 12 - Atlanta, GA @ Lakewood Amphitheatre
Aug. 13 - Tampa, FL @ 1-800-Ask-Gary-Amphitheatre
Aug. 14 - West Palm Beach, FL @ Cruzan Amphitheater
Please bear in mind, this is not yet official. The official announcement will be made on Monday, January 31st.
Straight Line Stitch have announced that it has been added as the direct support act for the upcoming Nonpoint tour dates. You can view the confirmed Nonpoint dates that will feature Straight Line Stitch below:
01/20 West Melbourne, FL – Levelz
01/21 Orlando, FL – Firestone Live
01/22 St. Petersburg, FL – State Theatre
01/23 Jacksonville, FL – The Pit
01/25 Augusta, GA – Vue Augusta Nightclub
01/26 Charlotte, NC – Amos’ Southend
01/27 Raleigh, NC – Lincoln Theatre
01/28 Parkersburg, WV – Parkersburg Eagles Club
01/29 Flint, MI – The Machine Shop
E1 Entertainment group has made a new MP3 sampler album, titled "For The Headbangers: Volume 1," available here for free. The 20 track sampler includes songs from Hatebreed, High On Fire, Deception Of A Ghost, Straight Line Stitch and many others.
"For The Headbangers Volume 1" tracklisting:
1. Hatebreed – Preservation of Belief
2. Straight Line Stitch – Bar Room Brawl
3. Deception of A Ghost – These Voices
4. Thy Will Be Done – A Solemn Oath
5. Yesterday’s Saints – Rage Within
6. First Blood – Enemy
7. High On Fire – Frost Hammer
8. The World We Knew – To The Wolves
9. Falling To Pieces – My Declaration
10. Borgo Pass – The Dogs Know Better
11. Overkill – Bring Me The Night
12. Abolish – The Emancipation
13. A Tragedy At Hand – In Case Of An Emergency
14. Dead By Wednesday – Part Of Me
15. Better Left Unsaid – Reaper Of Malice
16. Ruination – From The Bottom
17. Faith Buried In Flames – For The Sake of Sanity
18. The Bunny The Bear – Lust Touch Seed
19. Guera – Dark Woods Cometh
20. Legacy Of Brutality – Rebirth of The Ancient Cult
Soulfly has announced that they will be heading out on a headlining run of the United States this Novemeber, in support of their latest studio album, "Omen." Support on the tour will come from Straight Line Stitch and Incite.
The initial tour dates are as follows: More...
After a month with Gwar, Chicago's Dirge Within begins a new string of dates with 36 Crazyfists and label mates Straight Line Stitch. The currently announced dates are as follows:
7/28 Albany, NY @ Bogies
7/30 Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection
7/31 Dayton, OH @ McGuffy’s House of Rock
8/01 Lake Station, IN @ Lake Station Eagles Club
8/03 Englewood, CO @ Gothic Theatre
8/04 Salt Lake City, UT @ Club Vegas
8/05 Boise, ID @ The Venue
8/06 Coeur D’Alene, ID @ The Grail Event Center
8/07 Tacoma, WA @ Hell’s Kitchen
Tonight's Headbangers Ball on MTV2 at 2 AM ET/PT will feature The Devil Wears Prada and the following lineup of videos:
The Devil Wears Prada - "HTML Rulez D00d"
The Devil Wears Prada - "Hey John, What's Your Name Again?"
Straight Line Stitch - "Taste Of Ashes"
The Black Dahlia Murder - "Necropolis"
In This Moment - "Call Me"
Daath - "Day of Endless Light"
Hatebreed - "In Ashes They Shall Reap"
Tonight's Headbangers Ball on MTV2 at 2 AM ET/PT will feature former Kiss member and solo artist Ace Frehley and the following lineup of videos:
Kiss - "I Love It Loud"
Straight Line Stitch - "Taste Of Ashes"
Goatwhore - "Apocalyptic Havoc"
Rob Zombie - "American Witch"
Kiss - "Tears Are Falling"
Kiss - "Shout It Out Loud"
The all female metal outfit Kittie has announced that they will be joined on their forthcoming tour of North America by SOiL, Arkaea and Straight Line Stitch. The tour is to support Kittie's forthcoming new studio album, "In The Black" which will be released on September 15th through E1 Records.
The tour dates are as follows: More...
Straight Line Stitch has issued the following update about filming two new music videos:
"Hey, Seth here with SLS. So we just finished up a hella long headlining tour that just ended in southern CA. This tour was indeed a killer time. We did the first half with our friends in Occam's Razor and finished it out with our new pals in Flatline. Other than touring with some killer bands we got to see some old friends and make new ones along the way. Thanks to all of you who came out to a show on this past tour...we love you all and we will see ya very soon.
"Gotta give a huge shout-out to the kind folk over at 1st Amendment Tattoo in Temecula, CA for hooking all of us up with some killer tattoos. Looking forward to seeing you all again real soon.
"Since we are here in LA right now we are going to shoot 2 videos in the morning. We are for sure shooting the vid for What You Do To Me...we are still in the process of figuring out what song to do the 2nd vid for. It will be as much of a surprise to all of you as it is for us.
"We head home in 2 days for some much need R&R. Then we head right back out again on the 19th. Starting in Mississippi with Trivium. Looking forward to getting back out on the road to kick it with all of ya!!"
DevilDriver hits the road with Snot, Straight Line Stitch, Instinct of Aggression and Athiachists for the Bound By The Road tour kicking off 10/16. The dates are as follows:
10/16/2008 WOW Hall Eugene, OR
10/17/2008 Roseland Theatre Portland, OR
10/18/2008 The Red Room Vancouver, BC
10/19/2008 Studio 7 Seattle, WA
10/20/2008 Knitting Factory Concert House Spokane, WA
10/21/2008 Knitting Factory Concert House Boise, ID
10/22/2008 Club Vegas Salt Lake City, UT
10/23/2008 House of Blues Las Vegas, NV
10/24/2008 The Glass House Pomona, CA
10/25/2008 Brick By Brick San Diego, CA
10/26/2008 Velvet Jones Santa Barbara, CA
10/28/2008 Regency Center@The Grand Ballroom San Francisco, CA
Vocalist of Alaskan metallers, 36 CRAZYFISTS, Brock Lindow issues the following statement regarding the band’s upcoming five months of non-stop touring:
“MAYHEM is all wrapped up, and it was the greatest summer ever! Hanging out with all the awesome bands and crews was something we will never forget. Now, charging full steam ahead into the fall with so many shows to play, it’s really gonna be a killer end to this already awesome year for us! We'll see everyone at the shows!” More...
The Autumn Offering, The Destro, and Straight Line Stitch will team up for a handful of May tour dates. The following shows have been announced so far:
5/9 Louisville, KY @ Bulldog Cafe
5/10 Bowling Green, OH @ Howard's Club
5/11 Sandusky, OH @ The Underground
5/15 Detroit, MI @ The Ritz
5/16 Cincinnati, OH @ The Blue Note
5/17 Rockford, IL @ LT's
5/18 Green Bay, WI @ Club Toxic
5/20 Peoria, IL @ Tops 'N Tails
Raging Nation Records/KOCH Records artists Straight Line Stitch have announce tour dates with Devildriver, Napalm Death, and 36 Crazy Fists on a 6-week, U.S. tour.
Straight Line Stitch, originally hailing from Knoxville, TN, features Alexis Brown on vocals, Seth Thacker and Tim Chappell on guitar, Jason White on bass, and Patrick Haynes on drums. SLS continue to tour relentlessly, performing between 150 and 200 shows a year for the last 3 years. The band has opened for acts such as Slayer, Killswitch Engage, 3 Inches of Blood, Mastodon and Anthrax, among others, and has also opened dates on the Jagermeister and Vans Warped Tour.
Straight Line Stitch’s new album, "When Skies Wash Ashore," will be released in Summer 2008, and features Jamey Jasta (Hatebreed) on one track. When Skies Wash Ashore is produced by Scrap 60 and Executive Produced by Dale “Rage” Resteghini, who also directed the band’s first video for “Remission.”
Here are the latest Straight Line Stitch tour dates: More...
Knoxville, Tennessee-based female-fronted metal/hardcore act STRAIGHT LINE STITCH has postponed its previously announced December 21, 2007 concert at Blue Cats in the group's hometown.
"As many of you know, we are currently recording our new debut record for Koch Records. As of right now all the music is completed but with the alloted time between now and the 21st there is no possible way for Alexis [Brown, vocals] to complete here vocal session and return to Knoxville in enough time to perform, " the band writes. We want this record to be the absolute best it can be and in order for that to happen, Alexis is going to need about two more weeks to do her part."
Knoxville, Tennessee-based female-fronted metal/hardcore act STRAIGHT LINE STITCH has released its video for the song "Remission". The clip was helmed by acclaimed video director Dale "Rage" Resteghini (SHADOWS FALL, FEAR FACTORY, THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN) in Atlanta and is described as "top quality, filmed on 'Super 35' film," according to the band's co-manager Charlie Moore. "That, combined with the best director of photography and the best editor in the business, this video is sure to impress."
You can watch the "Remission" video here or below.
STRAIGHT LINE STITCH is signed to Koch Records under the newly created Raging Nation Records imprint. The group has just entered Millbrook Sound Studios in Millbrook, New York with producer Rob Caggiano (ANTHRAX, CRADLE OF FILTH, 36 CRAZYFISTS) to begin recording its full-length debut for an early 2008 release. More...
Knoxville, Tennesseee-based female-fronted metal/hardcore act STRAIGHT LINE STITCH has issued the following update:
"Starting tomorrow we enter pre-production on our debut record due out early 2008 on Koch Records. Our producer Rob Caggiano [ANTHRAX, CRADLE OF FILTH] of Scrap 60 Productions will be arriving around 10 in the AM here in Knoxville, TN. Rob will be spending the week with us here in Knoxville working out all the kinks and getting ourselves in gear to record. Shortly thereafter we will be heading to Sacramento, California for 3-4 weeks to track all the guitars, bass, and drums. This is where we will be getting down to the nitty-gritty...gonna be a blast! After all the music is recorded we are off to Los Angeles, California where Alexis [Brown] will begin working on the vocals for about a week or so.
"We are extremely excited and eager to work with Rob... he definitely has a massive resume to prove he knows what the hell he is doing." More...
Knoxville, TN's Straight Line Stitch have signed with Rage Nation Records. There's no word on a possible release date. You can check out some of the band's material on their MySpace page.
Straight Line Stitch has a number of summer tour dates planned running from late June through mid-july:
Jun 23 2007 9:00P Wind River Music Festival w/ Nodes Of Ranvier Fort Washakie, Wyoming
Jun 26 2007 8:00P Alley Katz w/ Flaw and Saint Diablo Richmond, Virginia
Jun 27 2007 8:00P Hooligan's w/ St. Diablo Jacksonville, North Carolina
Jun 28 2007 9:00P Zakk's Coffeehouse w/ St. Diablo Murfreesboro, North Carolina
Jun 29 2007 9:00P Jester's Pub w/ St. Diablo Fayetteville, North Carolina
Jul 1 2007 8:00P The Soundvent w/ St. Diablo Thomasville, North Carolina
Jul 5 2007 9:00P The Warehouse Clarksville, Tennessee
Jul 6 2007 8:00P Club Tabu Huntsville, Alabama
Jul 7 2007 8:00P Bulldog Cafe Fairdale, Kentucky
Jul 12 2007 8:00P Diesel Cave City, Kentucky
Jul 13 2007 9:00P Tops N Tails w/ Silent Civilian Creve Coeur, Illinois
Jul 14 2007 6:00P Pop's - St. Louis Summer Throwdown Sauget, Illinois
Jul 15 2007 9:00P Tops N Tails ALL AGES!!! Creve Coeur, Illinois
Jul 17 2007 10:00P Legend's w/Rikets and Left 4 Dead Ft. Wayne, Indiana
Jul 19 2007 10:00P The Underground - FREE BEER Sandusky, Ohio