Graves of Valor
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Below is our complete Graves of Valor 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.
Graves of Valor will team up with Goatwhore for a run of late August tour dates in the southern U.S. The South Carolina quintet will also be playing around North and South Carolina this coming weekend. The band's upcoming tour dates are as follows:
7/30 Florence, SC The Cootie Hut (w/ WRETCHED)
7/31 Columbia, SC New Brookland Tavern (w/ WRETCHED)
8/1 Charlotte, NC Tremont Music Hall (w/ WRETCHED)
***All dates from Aug. 27 thru Sept. 2 w/ Goatwhore***
8/27 Wilmington, NC Soapbox Laundrolounge
8/28 Savannah, GA The Jinx
8/29 Johnson City, TN Hideaway
8/30 Athens, GA Caledonia Lounge
8/31 Nashville, TN The Muse
9/1 St. Louis, MO Fubar
9/2 Chattanooga, TN Ziggy’s
9/5 Frederick, MD Kruggs (w/ ORDER OF ENNEAD, WROMROT)
Graves of Valor will be performing alongside EyeHateGod, Goatwhore, Vital Remains, and more throughout June. The South Carolina quintet will also be headlining dates in Columbia and Florence as well as appearing as part of this year’s Central Illinois Metalfest. The complete listing of confirmed Graves of Valor tour dates is as follows:
5/28 Columbia, SC New Brookland Tavern
5/29 Florence, SC The Cootie Hut
6/5 Raleigh, NC Volume 11 (w/ EYEHATEGOD, BLACK TUSK, NACTMYSTIUM)
6/6 Wilmington, NC Soapbox (w/ AxCx)
6/10 Charlotte, NC Milestone (w/ GOATWHORE, WITHERED)
6/12 Norfolk, VA Buddahs (w/ GOATWHORE, MISERY INDEX)
6/13 Columbia, SC New Brookland Tavern (w/ GOATWHORE)
6/19 Trenton, NJ Champions (w/ VITAL REMAINS)
6/20 Wilmington, DE Mojo 13 (w/ VITAL REMAINS)
7/24 Urbana, IL The Canopy (as part of Central Illinois Metalfest)
Metalhit.com has organized a FREE Digital Music Compilation to be distributed at the Maryland Deathfest (May 28th-30th). The compilation will come in the form of a card, each with a unique code that will allow recipients to redeem their free compilation at the Metalhit.com website.
The card will be distributed at the Sevared Records, Paragon Records and Deathgasm Records vendor booths at the event. Stop by, pick one up, and check out the goods at these tables! Get them before they're gone (only 1,000 will be distributed).
The free compilation includes 16 songs featuring: WATAIN and PENTAGRAM, both of whom are performing at the event, as well as other stellar bands like REVOCATION, THE CRINN, WORMROT, GRAVES OF VALOR, HAIL OF BULLETS, NOMINON, CARDIAC ARREST, SECTIONED, DIABOLIC, COLONIZE THE ROTTING, ALDAARON, SACRILEGIOUS IMPALEMENT, VULVECTOMY, and ORTHRUS.
Metalhit.com will have download cards available at other worldwide metal events this year, such as the Michigan Deathfest and the Devilstone Festival in Lithuania.
Relapse Records has issued the following update about the line-up for their South By Southwest label showcase show:
"Relapse Records is proud to announce the details for its 2010 South by Southwest (SXSW) label showcase. This showcase, presented in part with Roxwel.com, will be held at Red 7(611 E. 7th St., Austin, TX) on Wednesday, March 17th. This all ages event will be open to the public as well as SXSW badge and wristband holders.
"This year's line-up includes the legendary Voivod (Quebec, Canada) in their first Texas show in over six years, comedian Brian Posehn (Los Angeles, CA), Tombs (Brooklyn, NY), Graves of Valor (Florence, SC), Howl (Providence, RI), Mammoth Grinder (Austin, TX) and Kill The Client (Dallas, TX). Additional details, including set times, will be announced shortly."
GRAVES OF VALOR has announced that they will join BEHEMOTH for a handful of dates on their "Evangelia Amerika US Tour." The South Carolina quintet will be providing support during the Raleigh and Atlanta stops of the tour in early January. GRAVES OF VALOR will also be headlining a date in Lancaster, SC in late January at The Hot Box.
GRAVES OF VALOR is currently streaming “Salarian Gate” in its entirety at this location. Salarian Gate was recorded at Mana Recording Studios (HATE ETERNAL, SOILENT GREEN, THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD) with engineer Brian Elliott. More...
Graves of Valor has posted a new music video online for the track "Bridles Of Incitatus," which can be viewed below. The “Bridles Of Incitatus” video was recorded in South Carolina with videographer Garrett Williams and is the first from the band’s Relapse debut "Salarian Gate."
Graves of Valor has posted online a brief video teaser for their new video "Bridles Of Incitatus," which can be viewed below. The "Bridles Of Incitatus" video was shot in South Carolina with videographer Garrett Williams and is the first from the band's new album "Salarian Gate." The video will see its online premiere shortly with still shots taken from the video available online now via the Graves of Valor MySpace page. More...
Graves of Valor announced that they are adding more tour dates for their tour with Salt the Wound and Knights of The Abyss.
The tour dates are as follows:
October 9 La Crosse, WI The Warehouse
October 11 Herrin, IL Hitts (w/ AND HELL FOLLOWED WITH)
October 12 Pontiac, MI The Pike Room (w/ AND HELL FOLLOWED WITH)
October 13 Columbus, OH Bernie’s (w/ AND HELL FOLLOWED WITH)
Graves Of Valor have announced the following upcoming tour dates in support of their latest album "Salarian Gate:"
9/18 - Raleigh, NC - The Brewery
9/20 - Holyoke, MA - The Waterfront Tavern (no Within The Ruins)
9/21 - Charleroi, PA - Club Octane
9/22 - Wheeling, WV - Yesterday’s
9/23 - Louisville, KY - Bulldog Café
9/24 - Cape Girardeau, MO - The 4-H
9/25 - Herrin, IL - Hitts Café
9/26 - Wichita, KS - The Eagles Lodge
9/27 - Tulsa, OK - Side Stage
9/28 - Arlington, TX - TBA
9/29 - McAllen, TX - Smokin’ Aces
9/30 - San Antonio, TX - The White Rabbit
10/1 - El Paso, TX - Chic’s
10/2 - Albuquerque, NM - The Compound
10/3 - Tempe, AZ - The Sets
10/4 - Pocatello, ID - Studio 208
10/5 - Denver, CO - TBA
10/6 - Riverton, WY - F.O.E.
10/7 - Jefferson, SD - Jefferson Community Center
10/8 - Buffalo, NY - The Vault
When you are at Mayhem Fest this year, you can visit the Revolver tent to pick up your free Limited Edition Revolver/Mayhem special mini magazine. The magazine is just like the regular Revolver magazine, only smaller. It is 42 pages and features 26 bands such as Job For a Cowboy, Anthrax, Darkest Hour, Baroness, and Dying Fetus. The magazine is jam packed with exclusive interviews, but what is not included is the exclusive 21 track compilation, which you can download online in it's entirety for free.
Here's the compilation's tracklisting:
1. Job For A Cowboy “Regurgitated Disinformation”
2. Impending Doom “More Than Conquerors”
3. For Today “Saul of Tarsus (The Messenger)”
4. Baroness “Wanderlust”
5. Dying Fetus “Homicidal Retribution”
6. Narrows “Chambered”
7. Reign Supreme “And Come What May”
8. The 69 Eyes “Dead Girls Are Easy”
9. Living Colour “Behind The Sun”
10. Sugar Red Drive “One More Time”
11. Bigelf “The Evils of Rock & Roll”
12. Suicide City “The Best Way”
13. Graves of Valor “Locusta”
14. Tombs “Gossamer”
15. Darkest Hour “No God”
16. Bury Your Dead “Without You”
17. Carnifex “In Coalesce With Filth and Faith”
18. Wretched “Aborning”
19. Within The Ruins “Extinguish Them”
20. Corpus Christi “Fight For Your King”
21. Arise and Ruin “Doom Sentence”
Graves of Valor have announced a string of tour dates alongside Wretched in support of their new album "Salarian Gate." The currently confirmed dates are as follows:
7/14 Goose Creek, SC - Weekend’s Pub
7/17 Tulsa, OK - The Side Stage
7/18 Sullivan, MO - The Ratch Shack
7/19 Terre Haute, IN - The THMV Music Venue
7/21 Wheeling, WV - Yesterday’s Draughthouse
7/22 Rochester, PA - Blue Violet Café (+ ROSE FUNERAL)
7/23 Binghampton, NY - Voodoo Lounge (+ Rose Funeral)
7/24 Vernon, NJ - Cobblestone Village (+ Rose Funeral)
8/10 Spartanburg, SC - Ground Zero (with CANNIBAL CORPSE, BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, more)
Graves of Valor’s Relapse debut "Salarian Gate" is currently streaming in its entirety here. The album will see its North American release date next Tuesday, May 26th followed by an international release on June 1st. Salarian Gate was recorded at Mana Recording Studios with engineer Brian Elliott.
The band has also lined up two record release shows in support of "Salarian Gate’s" release, including a free in-store performance and signing session at Earshot Records in Greenville, SC. The second show will take place in the band’s hometown of Florence, SC at Spin.
Due to illness, death metallers, OBSCURA, have been forced to cancel the remaining dates of their North American tour. The Relapse Contamination Tour will continue on through May 10, with Relapse labelmates GRAVES OF VALOR and appearances on select dates from BRUTAL TRUTH and HERO DESTROYED. More...
South Carolina's Graves of Valor are currently streaming online the new track "Pestilence" from their upcoming album "Salarian Gate." The song can be heard on the band's MySpace page. "Salarian Gate" is set to be released on May 26th via Relapse Records.
South Carolina's Graves of Valor are currently streaming online the new track "Locusta" from their upcoming album "Salarian Gate" which will be released through Relapse Records on May 26th. The song can be heard at the band's official MySpace page.
German technical death metal band Obscura have announced that they will be embarking on the Relapse Records Contamination Tour alongside Graves of Valor and Abysmal Dawn in April and May of 2009. The currently confirmed dates are as follows: More...
South Carolina’s GRAVES OF VALOR have recently entered the studio to begin recording their Relapse debut. The band is currently in Tampa, FL recording at Mana Recording Studios (HATE ETERNAL, SOILENT GREEN, THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD) with engineer Brian Elliott. Advance song titles from the yet-untitled record include "Bridles of Incinatus," "No Gods Left," "et tu Brute," and "Devoured by Vultures." An early Spring release date is expected. More...
Full Blown Chaos and See You Next Tuesday will team up with Graves Of Valor and Rose Funeral for a March/April tour. The schedule has yet to be announced, but the following dates can be revealed so far:
3/4 Providence, RI @ Club Hell
3/10 Fairdale, KY @ Bulldog Cafe
3/17 Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven
3/20 Canoga Park, CA @ Cobalt Cafe
3/21 San Diego, CA @ Soma
4/1 Columbia, SC @ New Brookland Tavern
4/2 Augusta, GA @ Sector 7G
4/4 Virginia Beach, VA @ PBC
South Carolina's GRAVES OF VALOR has recently posted a cover of BUZZOV*EN's "Crawl Away" on their MySpace page. This cover will appear on an upcoming BUZZOV*EN tribute album, "Unfit To Consume...," on Sleeping Village Records alongside contributions from SOURVEIN, KYLESA, BALBOA, BLACK COBRA, BEATEN BACK TO PURE, and more. You can find more information on this release here.
GRAVES OF VALOR has also recently completed writing for their forthcoming Relapse debut. The band is set to enter the studio soon to record, with a Spring 2009 release date expected. Advance song titles include "Bridles of Incinatus," "No Gods Left," "et tu Brute," and "Devoured by Vultures."
GRAVES OF VALOR has a handful of shows lined up in North and South Carolina with more extensive tour plans for 2009 to be announced soon. A current listing of GRAVES OF VALOR tour dates can be found below.
November 29 Wilmington, NC Lucky's Pub (as part of the Thanks For Nothing Fest)
December 5 Greensboro, NC Market Street Music Hall
December 7 Manning, SC The Barn
December 13 Charlotte, NC Amos Southend
South Carolina's GRAVES OF VALOR (Jeff Springs: guitar / Richard Turbeville: guitar / Damon Welch: vocals / Dayton Cantley: drums / David Hasselbring: bass) are currently on tour in the Eastern US for the remainder of July. A complete listing of tour dates and cities can be found below with more dates to be announced soon.
GRAVES OF VALOR are writing for their Relapse debut and follow-up to last year's EP, "Famine" (Tragic Hero Records). The band is scheduled to enter the studio this Winter to record their new full-length.
Here are the latest GRAVES OF VALOR tour dates:
July 16 Pompton Lakes, NJ Mainstage
July 17 Rustburg, VA American Cycles
July 18 Virginia Beach, VA Peppermint Beach Club
July 19 Wilmington, NC Lucky's Pub
July 20 Buchanan, GA The Hanger Venue
July 21 Augusta, GA Sector 7G
July 22 Jacksonville, FL The Pit
July 23 Sarasota, FL VFW 3233
July 24 Titusville, FL Skatepark of Titusville
July 25 Panama City, FL Beamers
July 26 Baton Rouge, LA The Darkroom