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Latest Tortuga News

Below is our complete Tortuga 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.

Doomriders, Disfear Split and Tour Dates Revealed

To celebrate their long standing friendship, Disfear and Doomriders have paired up to release a brand new limited split 7" EP, a joint effort between Disfear's own self ran label, Disfear Records (European territories) and Doomriders' label home, Deathwish (all other territories).

With Doomriders, we get a glimpse into their progression since "Black Thunder" in the soon to be classic, "Crooked Path," which is "easily one of their best songs" according to the announcement.

On the other side, Disfear unleashes the hook laden "Fear And Trembling," their first effort since their classic "Live The Storm" album was released by their current label home, Relapse Records.

A special Disfear Records' "Tour Edition" of this release will be available directly from the bands on their upcoming European tour, while the Deathwish version will be available for Pre-order very soon.

Here are the latest Doomriders tour dates: More...

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SSS Announces Release Of Album "The Dividing Line"

British crossover thrashers SSS have confirmed a string of UK shows with the hardcore punk act Fucked Up. Following on from the band's recent announcement of a UK tour with Doomriders and Tortuga, SSS have also revealed that they will be playing a special show at Zavvi in Manchester on 18th October. This will be a special release gig for the band's new album, "The Dividing Line," and entry is completely free.

Due to be released on October 20th in Europe and November 11th in the USA, "The Dividing Line" is SSS's second full-length album and has the band once again delivering a mixture of classic thrash with a raw punk attitude, with 20 tracks of skate-friendly anthems.

In anticipation of their upcoming new album, "The Dividing Line," SSS recently made another brand new track available for streaming. The new song titled "Can't Burst The Bubble" can be streamed from the band's myspace page.

Fans who purchase "The Dividing Line" from select indie stores across the UK will receive an exclusive free Skate And Destroy 7" vinyl including four non-album tracks. More...

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Tortuga Finishes Recording "Kings Of Albany"

UK experimental hardcore band Tortuga has completed recording of their album "Kings Of Albany." Here's the update from the band:

"HEY EVERY ONE!!!!!! We know its seemed like forever but the album Kings Of Albany is now finished. In the next 2 weeks it will be getting mixed and mastered. we want to say a massive thanks to Lol at purple studios for making the time for us to get in there and we want to thank all you good good people for being so patient with us. We will have some new tracks up in the next few weeks for you to listen to. keep your ears peeled"

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Tortuga's "Kings Of Albany" Artwork Revealed

UK experimental hardcore band Tortuga has posted a preview of the artwork for their upcoming debut album, "Kings Of Albany."

You can check out a song from the band on their MySpace page.

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