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Light Yourself On Fire

From: Tampa, FL, United States
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Below is our complete Light Yourself On Fire 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.

Light Yourself On Fire's "Intimacy" Release Date

Seventh Rule Recordings announces September 16 as the release date for "Intimacy," the label debut by Light Yourself On Fire.

Hailing from Tampa, Florida, Light Yourself On Fire is fronted by Matt Coplon, vocalist for renowned hardcore band Reversal Of Man.

"Intimacy" was recorded and mixed by Mark Nikolich (Torche, Kylesa) and mastered by Scott Hull (Pig Destroyer, Nile). It will be available on CD and vinyl.

The tracklisting for "Intimacy" is as follows:

1. New Baby Girl
2. Love And Death
3. Five Blows
4. Intimacy
5. Montag
6. Haunts

The cover art for "Intimacy" comes courtesy of Steak Mtn. (Against Me!, Panthers). You can view the entire artwork here.

"Intimacy" is Light Yourself On Fire's second release. Its self-titled debut was released on CD by Kiss Of Death Records and on cassette by Robotic Empire.

The band will be touring throughout 2008, including a previously reported September tour with Racebannon.

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Light Yourself On Fire Announces East Coast Tour

Tampa, Florida metallers, Light Yourself On Fire, have announced an east coast tour with Racebannon. Tour dates are as follows:

9/6 Washington, DC @ Velvet Lounge
9/7 New York, NY @ Knitting Factory
9/8 Richmond, VA @ Nara Sushi
9/9 Wilmington, NC @ Soap Box
9/10 Atlanta, GA @ Drunken Unicorn
9/11 Tampa, FL @ Brass Mug
9/12 Gainesville, FL @ The Atlantic
9/13 New Orleans, LA @ The Whirling Dervish
9/14 Austin, TX @ Red 7
9/15 Little Rock, AR @ Downtown Music
9/16 Nashville, TN @ The End

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Light Yourself On Fire Signs To Seventh Rule

Seventh Rule Recordings has announced the signing of Light Yourself On Fire. Representing Tampa, Florida, Light Yourself On Fire consists of four veterans of Tampa's metal and hardcore scenes, hailing from such bands as Reversal Of Man, Scrog, and Brutality.

Light Yourself On Fire describes the origin of its visceral, aggressive sound as "hardcore kids growing up in the death metal capital and being influenced by early 90's noise," naming Obituary, Swans, and Christian Death as influences.

Seventh Rule Recordings, a Chicago-based label with albums by Akimbo, Sweet Cobra, Buried At Sea, and Indian under its belt, will release Light Yourself On Fire's new effort, "Intimacy," in fall 2008. "Intimacy" was recorded by Mark Nikolich (Torche, Kylesa) at Atomic Audio Recording in Tampa, Florida, and mastered by Scott Hull (Pig Destroyer, Nile) at Visceral Sound.

Light Yourself On Fire's debut full-length was released in 2007, on CD by Kiss Of Death Records and on cassette by Robotic Empire.

The band will be touring throughout 2008.

You can hear a track from "Intimacy" on the band's MySpace page.

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Light Yourself On Fire Completes New EP

Tampa, Florida’s LIGHT YOURSELF ON FIRE have completed work on a new EP and have posted a brand new exclusive track, titled "Love And Death" on their myspace page.

LIGHT YOURSELF ON FIRE consists of ex-members of REVERSAL OF MAN, SCROG, BRUTALITY, and more.

The band’s sound is inspired by the intensity of the Tampa death metal scene, as well as the dark atmosphere of bands like SWANS and CHRISTIAN DEATH, and the abrasive, off-kilter noise of bands like HELMET and UNSANE.

The new EP was produced by Mark Nikolich at Atomic Audio Recording in Tampa, FL, and mastered by Scott Hull at Visceral Sound.

LIGHT YOURSELF ON FIRE is currently seeking a label for the new EP. The band’s debut full-length was released on CD by Kiss Of Death Records and on cassette by Robotic Empire.

LIGHT YOURSELF ON FIRE will be touring throughout 2008.

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