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The second group of acts playing Vans Warped Tour 2012 has just been announced and VAMPIRES EVERYWHERE! is one of the five new artists that were revealed. "We are excited to announce that we are playing the 2012 Vans Warped Tour! We feel honored to be a part of this amazing tour that has spawned so many incredible artists. We plan on bringing our brand of Shock Rock to the Advent Stage along with an intense stage show!" Says vocalist Michael Vampire. "We have many amazing surprises coming in 2012 and we are very excited to share them with you all this summer!"
VAMPIRES EVERYWHERE! will join BAYSIDE, CHELSEA GRIN, MEMPHIS MAY FIRE, SLEEPING WITH SIRENS and a number of other artists that will be released shortly. The only relevant metal act from the first announcement was Every Time I Die, who just announced a run of shows for early 2012. Pre-sale tickets for the tour will be available on April 6, 2012.
The currently announced bands slated for the 2012 line-up can be found here.
The Vans Warped Tour 2012 dates are as follows: More...
This week's selection of new metal tracks added to the Rock Band Network isn't as large as in past weeks, but the lineup is solid and has a decent variety to help you get your rock on over the weekend. Xbox 360 gamers get new music from Arch Enemy, Underoath, and Ghost Brigade, while PS3 users will see a new Mastodon track starting next week.
The complete list of newly added Xbox 360 tracks, including all non-metal songs, is as follows:
Arch Enemy - "Nemesis" (160 MSP)
Underoath - "In Division" (160 MSP)
Ghost Brigade – “Into the Black Light” (160 MSP)
The Blue News - Just a Game (80 MSP)
Honest Bob and the Factory-to-Dealer Incentives - "Hey" (80 MSP) More...
Memphis May Fire has announced that it will be heading overseas this coming September for the "Rise Records European Tour." Other acts scheduled to appear on the trek include The Color Morale and Dream On Dreamer. You can check out the full list of dates, cities and venues below.
09/16 Messancy, BEL – Rider’s Park
09/17 Eindhoven, NET – Dynamo
09/18 Southampton, UK – Joiners
09/19 London, UK – Underworld
09/20 Manchester, UK – Mojo
09/21 Leeds, UK – The Well
09/22 Glasgow, UK – Ivory Blacks
09/23 Nottingham, UK – Stealth
09/24 Reading, UK – Facebar
09/25 Paris, FRA – Batofar
09/26 Koln, GER – MTC
09/27 Hamburg, GER – Hafenklang
09/28 Trier, GER – Ex-Haus
09/29 Stuttgart, GER – Juha West
09/30 Milan, ITA – Palazzo Granaio
10/01 Bologna, ITA – Blogos
10/02 Steyr, AUT – Roda
10/03 Wein, AUT – Acara
10/04 Munchen, GER – Feierwerk
10/05 Dessau, GER – Beat Club
10/07 Mechelen, BEL – Metteko
The week is nearing its end and the Rock Band Network has got new tracks to help you rock your way through the weekend. On the metal and hardcore front this week, there are more songs from Amberian Dawn, Blackguard, Emmure, No Bragging Rights, and more. The complete list of newly added music, including all the non-metal tracks, is as follows:
Amberian Dawn - "Arctica (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Amberian Dawn - "Blackbird" (160 MSP)
Amberian Dawn - "Blackbird (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Blackguard - "Firefight" (160 MSP)
Blackguard - "Firefight (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Burning Twilight - "The Resolve of Cowards" (160 MSP)
Burning Twilight - "The Resolve of Cowards (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Emmure - "Demons With Ryu" (160 MSP)
Emmure - "Demons With Ryu (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Memphis May Fire - "Be Careful What You Wish For" - 160 MSP
Memphis May Fire - "Be Careful What You Wish For (2x Bass Pedal)" - 160 MSP
No Bragging Rights - "Death of an Era" (160 MSP)
No Bragging Rights - "Death of an Era (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP) More...
The first batch of dates have been revealed for the upcoming 2011 "All Stars Tour," which includes Emmure, Alesana, iwrestledabearonce, blessthefall, and more. You can view the list of confirmed bands at this location, with the currently announced dates, cities and venues being located below. More dates for both the United States and Canada are expected to be added in the coming weeks.
07/22 McAllen, TX – Las Palmas Racepark
07/23 San Antonio, TX – Backstage Live
07/24 Dallas, TX – The Palladium
07/26 Louisville, KY – Expo Five
07/27 Cleveland, OH – Agora Theater
07/28 Chicago, IL – Congress Theatre
07/29 Detroit, MI – Royal Oak Theatre
07/30 Milwaukee, WI – The Rave
07/31 St. Paul, MN – Station 4 Outdoors
08/02 Toronto, ON – Sound Academy
08/03 Montreal, QC – Olympia
08/04 Reading, PA – Eagle Theatre at The Sov Center
08/05 Poughkeepsie, NY – Mid Hudson Civic Center
08/06 Fitchburg, MA – Central Mass Expo Center
08/07 Sayreville, NJ – Starland Ballroom
08/09 Baltimore, MD – Sonar
08/10 Richmond, VA – The National
08/11 Charlotte, NC – The Fillmore
08/12 Myrtle Beach, SC – House of Blues
08/14 Pensacola, FL – Seville Quarter Party Plaza
08/18 Scottsdale, AZ – Venue of Scottsdale
08/19 San Diego, CA – Soma
08/20 Anaheim, CA – The Grove
Update: the dates for the tour are now available at this location.
The full lineup for the inaugural edition of "The All Star Tour" has been announced. The tour will run from July 22, 2011 through to August 22. The confirmed list of dates are expected to be announced shortly. In the meantime here are the bands participating in the 2011 "All Stars Tour."
In This Moment
Born Of Osiris
The Ghost Inside
After The Burial
For All Those Sleeping
Memphis May Fire (select dates)
Motionless In White
Sleeping With Sirens
Memphis May Fire has posted another new song online taken from its forthcoming full length album "The Hollow." You can check out the song "The Victim" in the player below.
Memphis May Fire has revealed the dates for the forthcoming "2011 Rise Records Tour." Support on the trek will be coming from Decoder, Ten After Two and That’s Outrageous. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues in the list below.
05/07 St.Louis, MO – Fubar
05/09 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
05/11 Macon, GA – The 567
05/12 Pensacola, FL – Grunge Bar
05/13 Tampa, FL – Brass Mug
05/14 Sarasota, FL – The Nightlife
05/15 Jacksonville, FL – The Pit
05/16 Orlando, FL – Backbooth
05/17 Columbia, SC – New Brookland Tavern
05/18 Charlotte, NC – Amos’
05/20 Linthicum, MD – St. Christopher’s
05/21 Philadelphia, PA – Barbary
05/22 South Hackensack, NJ – School of Rock
05/23 New York, NY – Studio at Webster Hall
05/24 Poughkeepsie, NY – The Loft
05/26 Buffalo, NY – The Loft
05/27 Altoona, PA – The Archway Center
05/28 Columbus, OH – Basement
05/29 Joliet, IL – Mojoes
05/31 Minneapolis, MN – Station 4
06/02 Omaha, NE – Sokol Underground
06/04 Salt Lake City, UT – Avalon
06/05 Boise, ID – Venue
06/07 Seattle, WA – Studio Seven
06/08, Portland, OR – Branx
06/10 Orangevale, CA – Boardwalk
06/11 Los Gatos, CA – The Venue
06/12 Anaheim, CA – Chain Reaction
06/14 Phoenix, AZ – Nile
06/16 Ft. Worth, TX – The Aardvark
06/17 San Antonio, TX – White Rabbit
06/18 McAllen, TX – VFW
06/19 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
Memphis May Fire has posted a new track online for streaming. The song, titled "The Sinner," is taken from the band's forthcoming studio album "The Hollow" which will see its release on April 26, 2011 through Rise Records.
Memphis May Fire has revealed the dates for its upcoming headline tour of the United States. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below.
04/09 Kokomo, IN – Sycamore Sports
04/10 Cleveland, OH – Peabody’s
04/12 Toronto, ON – Wreck Room
04/13 Montreal, QC – Underworld
04/14 Worcester, MA – New England Metal And Hardcore Festival
04/15 Allentown, PA – Crocodile Rock
04/16 Baltimore, MD – Ottobar
04/17 Greensboro,NC – Greene Street
04/19 Douglasville, GA – The 7 Venue
04/20 Gainesville, FL – 1982
04/22 Shreveport, LA – Riverside Warehouse
04/23 Austin, TX – Emo’s
04/24 Amarillo, TX – EBGB’s
04/26 Mesa, AZ – The Underground
04/27 Los Angeles, CA – The Whisky
04/28 Lancaster, CA – Mango Tango
04/29 Bakersfield, CA – Jerry’s Pizza
04/30 Stockton, CA – Plea For Peace
05/01 Las Vegas, NV – Vampd
05/03 Albuquerque, NM – Launchpad
05/05 Oklahoma City, OK – The Conservatory
05/06 Tulsa, OK – The Marquee
Memphis May Fire has posted a new video trailer online to promote its forthcoming studio album. The new album, titled "The Hollow," is set to be released on April 26th through Rise Records. You can view the trailer below.
Bullet Tooth is currently offering an eight song sampler as a free download through Amazon.com. You can download the tracks at this location. The track listing is as follows:
1. Affiance "Call To The Warrior"
2. Victory In Numbers "The King Is Dead"
3. Most Precious Blood "A Danger To Myself And Others"
4. Deception Of A Ghost "In Case You Forgot"
5. Kid Liberty "Coolguy Deluxe!"
6. First Blood "Enemy"
7. Memphis May Fire "Action/Adventure"
8. The Great American Beast "Lord Of The Dance"
Memphis May Fire has releasd their latest music video for "North Atlantic Vs North Carolina." The song is off their latest album, "Sleepwalking." The video was directed by Scott Hansen and produced by SHPRO. Check it out below.
A 30 second teaser for the Saw VI soundtrack has been posted online and is viewable below. As previously reported, the soundtrack available everywhere October 20 features new and unreleased music from Hatebreed, Lacuna Coil, Suicide Silence, Shadows Fall, Mushroomhead, Converge, It Dies Today, Kittie, Chimaira, Every Time I Die, and more more.
NoiseCreep has posted the new Trustkill free music sampler hosted by Justin Brannan of Most Precious Blood. Check it out and listen to 5 brand new songs including an unreleased Most Precious Blood song due out next year on Trustkill. The sampler includes the following songs:
1. It Dies Today "Reckless Abandon"
2. Memphis May Fire "North Atlantic Vs North Carolina"
3. Awaken Demons "Coming To An End"
4. Adversary "Singularity"
5. Most Precious Blood "Enthusiastic Eugenicist"
The line-up and tracklisting for the Saw VI soundtrack has been revealed. The soundtrack features brand new and unreleased music from Hatebreed, Lacuna Coil, Suicide Silence, Shadows Fall, Mushroomhead, Converge, It Dies Today, Kittie, Chimaira, Every Time I Die, and more.
The Saw VI soundtrack will be available October 20, 2009. The official website and pre-order has been launched at saw6soundtrack.com.
In Saw VI, Special Agent Strahm is dead, and Detective Hoffman has emerged as the unchallenged successor to Jigsaw's legacy. However, when the FBI draws closer to Hoffman, he is forced to set a game into motion, and Jigsaw's grand scheme is finally understood.
Trustkill's Josh Grabelle said, "We are stoked about this soundtrack as we've managed to place songs from some of the most exciting hard rock and metal bands in the scene on this one. We are all huge fans of the Saw movies and are ready to knock this one out of the park!"
Artists' Addiction Soundtracks' Jonathan Platt says of the Saw VI Soundtrack: "We feel that we have put together a collection of songs that really mirrors the chaos onscreen. All of our acts are big fans of the Saw series and were excited to be a part of the soundtrack and I think that energy really comes across."
The Saw VI Soundtrack track listing is as follows: More...
You can now check out Memphis May Fire's entire album, "Sleepwalking," on the music player here. The music player also includes lyrics and a Twitter feed.
The debut album "Sleepwalking" will be available in stores and online July 21, 2009, but you can pre-order now in the following packages:
- CD at MerchNow ($10)
- CD/CDep/shirt at MerchNow ($25)
- CD at SmartPunk ($10.99)
- CD/shirt at SmartPunk ($17.49)
The band will hit the road for the "Pave the Forest" Tour this summer with Fear Before, Oceana, Of Machines, and This Time Next Year.
The debut full length album "Sleepwalking" from Memphis May Fire will be available everywhere July 21, 2009. The Dallas boys wrapped up in the studio with producer Casey Bates (Chiodos, A Skylit Drive) and are ready to hit the road.
Singer Matt Mullins checked in from the studio to say, "Sleepwalking is a new breed of rock n' roll. We wanted to have an honest lyrical message but also tell people that there is still hope in this crazy world, and that there is more than just the here and now. Our fans will notice that music wise, it's much more aggressive guitar work and noticeably more melodic, but still retains that southern swagger. We are very proud of this record and we are sure both old and new fans will love it."
The final track listing for "Sleepwalking" is:
1. North Atlantic VS North Carolina
2. A Giant In a Giants World
3. Your Lucky Its Not 1692
4. Ghost In The Mirror
5. Been There, Done that
6. Quantity Is Their Quality
8. Destiny For The Willing
9. The Face With No Name
10. Speak Now I'm Listening
Trustkill has posted a free music sampler for August, sponsored by ALTERNATIVE PRESS Magazine. The sampler is completely FREE, downloadable, and comes with printable artwork so you can create your own CD. You can also sign up for a free two-issue trial subscription to Alternative Press Magazine.
The free sampler contains twelve tracks in all, including a new and unreleased BLEEDING THROUGH song off their upcoming album due out everywhere September 30, 2008.
Here is the tracklisting of the sampler: More...
Dallas, Texas band Memphis May Fire (Trustkill Records) is actively looking for a new singer to replace vocalist Chase Ryan, who has decided to leave the band. According to the group, "Chase is about to have a child, and has revaluated his priorities. There are no hard feelings and we wish him the best of luck."
Here's the official word on auditioning for the open spot:
"We will be holding open auditions through MySpace. We have posted an instrumental version of one of our new songs 'Decade.' If you think you have what it takes, then go ahead and download the track and lay down some vocals. When you have completed the track, you can send the finals version of the song to email@example.com. We are excited to hear what you all have to offer. We have recorded our new record all ready with Casey Bates (Chiodos, Portugal The Man). All we need is to record the vocals and the new record will be ready."