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Roadrunner Records group The Amity Affliction has announced details of new album "This Could Be Heartbreak," with the Australian band’s upcoming LP set to arrive on August 12th. "This Could Be Heartbreak" is available now for pre-order in a variety of limited edition physical bundles via this location.
All digital pre-orders will receive an instant download of the album’s gripping first single, “I Bring The Weather With Me” which debuted today along with the track’s official music video. Check it out below. The album's track listing is:
1. I Bring The Weather With Me
2. This Could B Heartbreak
4. Tearing Me Apart
6. All Fucked Up
7. Fight My Regret
8. Some Friends
10. Note To Self
11. Blood In My Mouth More...
AEG Live - producers of a string of rock and metal festivals in the U.S., including Rock On The Range, Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion, Rocklahoma and River City Rockfest - just announced the first annual Texas Mutiny festival, to be held Saturday, September 24th on the outer grounds at Texas Motor Speedway in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX.
The newest rock and camping festival to hit the Lone Star State promises a day of absolute music mutiny with over 12 hours of nonstop music on three stages from Avenged Sevenfold, Deftones, Chevelle, Pierce The Veil, Hellyeah, Of Mice & Men, Ghost, Candlebox, Nothing More, Starset, The Amity Affliction, Skindred, KYNG, Neck Deep, Shaman’s Harvest, Avatar, Twelve Foot Ninja, September Mourning, and more.
“Considering the ongoing success we’ve had in Dallas for years with Edgefest and the new success story this year with Off The Rails, the DFW market is one that is primed and ready for a top-notch hard rock festival,” commented Joe Litvag, Executive Producer of Texas Mutiny for AEG Live. “We’re taking successful components from several of our other similar rock festivals to create an experience for music fans that is uniquely Texas. Our hope is that this is the first step toward establishing a long legacy that rock artists and rock fans in the Lone Star State can call their own!”
“AEG Live is one of the premier producers of rock festivals in the U.S., and we’re pleased to partner with them on one that reaches the hard rock audience,” Texas Motor Speedway President Eddie Gossage said. “Charlotte Motor Speedway, our sister venue in the Speedway Motorsports, Inc. family, has partnered with AEG Live for the Carolina Rebellion music festival since 2013 and we’re looking forward to hosting an equally successful event in the inaugural Texas Mutiny.”
Metalcore outfit The Amity Affliction premieres a new song entitled "Shine On". The song is the first taste of new music to emerge from the upcoming new album, which the band expects to begin recording in January 2016.
Check out now "Shine On" below.
Roadrunner recording group The Amity Affliction has announced details on a massive U.S. headline tour deemed the “Seems Like Forever” tour.
The fall trek, which will feature special guests Chelsea Grin, Secrets, Cruel Hand and The Plot In You, is set to get underway October 8th at Sacramento, California’s Ace of Spades and traverse across North America through early November (see attached itinerary). Tickets for all dates will be available beginning Friday, August 14th at 12:00 PM ET / 9:00 AM PT via this location.
The tour celebrates the worldwide release of “Let The Ocean Take Me: Deluxe Edition” which appends The Amity Affliction’s 2014 album with two previously unreleased bonus tracks, “Skeletons” and “Forever." More...
The Amity Affliction premieres a new music video for the unreleased track "Skeletons", taken from the band's forthcoming deluxe edition of the band's new album "Let The Ocean Take Me", in stores today via Roadrunner Records.
Check out now "Skeletons" below.
Roadrunner recording group The Amity Affliction has released a second trailer for "Seems Like Forever," a new documentary chronicling the band’s history through last year’s epic “Let The Ocean Take Me" world tour.
"Seems Like Forever" is featured on the deluxe edition of new album, “Let The Ocean Take Me,” which also includes two previously unreleased bonus tracks, “Skeletons” and “Forever.”
Stick To Your Guns will release fifth studio album "Disobedient," produced by John Feldmann, on February 10th, 2015 via Sumerian Records.
The band will also be joining The Amity Affliction this coming February on The Disobedient Tour, with support from Being as an Ocean, ‘68, and In Hearts Wake. Dates are as follows:
2.13 Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spades
2.14 Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue
2.15 Denver, CO @ Marquis Theatre
2.17 Chicago, IL @ The Bottom Lounge
2.18 Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick
2.19 Toronto, ON @ Mod Club
2.20 Montreal, QC @ Paradox Theatre
2.21 Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
2.22 New York, NY @ Gramercy Theatre
2.23 Albany, NY @ Bogie’s
2.24 Philadelphia, PA @ TLA
2.25 Greensboro, NC @ Cone Denim Center
2.26 Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
2.27 Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
2.28 Jacksonville, FL @ Underbully
3.02 San Antonio, TX @ Korova
3.03 Houston, TX @ Walter’s
3.04 Dallas, TX @ The Door
3.05 Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad
3.06 Phoenix, AZ @ Nile Theatre
3.08 San Diego, CA @ SOMA More...
The Roadrunner Records Summer Sampler is now online: head over to Noisetrade here to download your free copy. The track listing is as follows:
1. Stone Sour - 'House of Gold & Bones'
2. Killswitch Engage - 'A Tribute To The Fallen'
3. Trivium - 'Through Blood And Dirt And Bone'
4. Gojira - 'The Axe'
5. King 810 - 'Fat Around The Heart'
6. The Amity Affliction - 'Pittsburgh'
7. Theory Of A Deadman 'Drown'
8. WeAreHarlot - 'Denial'
9. Black Stone Cherry - 'Me and Mary Jane'
10. Marmozets - 'Why Do You Hate Me'
11. Dream Theater - 'The Enemy Inside'
12. The Devil Wears Prada - 'Sailor’s Prayer'
13. Heartist - 'Pressure Point'
14. Kvelertak - 'Kvelertak'
15. Opeth - 'Cusp of Eternity' More...
The Amity Affliction is set to release fourth studio album, "Let The Ocean Take Me," this coming Tuesday, June 10th via Roadrunner Records.
The Amity Affliction is currently in the studio recording the follow-up to 2012's "Chasing Ghosts." Check out a video clip from the recording studio below.
The Amity Affliction will also be heading out on the road with Blessthefall, Silverstein, Secrets, and Heartist starting April 8th and ending May 15th.
Troy, OH’s Miss May I recently posted a fourth official Vans Warped Tour video update. The band has also announced its upcoming headlining position on Alternative Press Magazine's annual fall tour, The AP Tour Fall 2012, sponsored by PeterSaysDenim. The tour, featuring a line-up handpicked by the AP staff, will be heading out on a 32-day trek that kicks off mid-October till the end of November.
The tour also includes The Ghost Inside, Like Moths To Flames, The Amity Affliction, and Glass Cloud. Tickets for the tour go on sale Friday, Aug. 10 at 10:00AM local venue time and will be available by visiting this location. Dates are as follows:
10-16 New Haven, CT @ Toad’s Place
10-17 New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
10-18 Boston, MA @ Royale Night Club
10-19 Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre of the Living Arts
10-20 Sayerville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
10-21 Baltimore, MD @ The Recher Theatre
10-23 Norfolk, VA @ The Norva
10-24 Charlotte, NC @ Amos’ Southend Music Hall
10-25 Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
10-26 St. Petersburg, FL @ State Theatre
10-27 Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution
10-28 Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
10-30 Houston, TX @ House of Blues
10-31 Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
11-01 San Antonio, TX @ Backstage Live
11-03 Mesa, AZ @ The Nile
11-04 San Diego, CA @ House of Blues
11-06 Los Angeles, CA @ House of Blues
11-07 Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues
11-08 Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spades
11-09 Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater
11-10 Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
11-12 Salt Lake City @ In The Venue
11-13 Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall
11-15 Minneapolis, MN @ Station 4
11-16 Sauget, IL @ Pops
11-17 Chicago, IL @ House of Blues
11-18 Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection
11-20 Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar Bar
11-21 Cincinnati, OH @ Bogart’s
11-23 Detroit, MI @ St. Andrews Hall
11-24 Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
American deathcore act Miss May I has revealed the dates for its upcoming run supporting screamo rockers Pierce The Veil. Additional support on the trek is set to come from letlive, Woe Is Me and The Amity Affliction. You can check out the full list of dates, cities and venues below.
11/08 San Francisco, CA – Regency Ballroom
11/09 Sacramento, CA – Ace of Spades
11/10 Los Angeles, CA – House of Blues
11/11 Pomona, CA – The Glass House
11/12 San Diego, CA – Soma
11/13 Las Vegas, NV – Hard Rock Cafe
11/14 Mesa, AZ – Nile Theatre
11/16 Tulsa, OK – Cain’s Ballroom
11/18 Dallas, TX – The Door
11/19 San Antonio, TX – White Rabbit
11/20 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
11/21 New Orleans, LA – House Of Blues
11/23 St Petersburg, FL – State Theatre
11/25 Fort Lauderdale, FL – Culture Room
11/26 Orlando, FL – Club at Firestone
11/27 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
11/28 Raleigh, NC – Lincoln Theater
11/29 Norfolk, VA – The Norva
11/30 Towson, MD – The Recher Theatre
12/01 Philadelphia, PA – Theatre of Living Arts
12/02 Worcester, MA – The Palladium
12/03 New York, NY – Irving Plaza
12/04 Allentown, PA – Crocodile Rock
12/06 Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall
12/07 Cleveland, OH – Peabody’s
12/08 Detroit, MI – St. Andrews Hall
12/09 Chicago, IL – The Bottom Lounge
12/10 Minneapolis, MN – Cabooze
12/12 Denver, CO – The Summit Music Hall
12/13 Salt Lake City, UT – In the Venue
12/15 Seattle, WA – El Corazon
12/16 Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theatre
Australian metalcore act I Killed The Prom Queen has announced that it will be returning from its hiatus to embark on the "Destroy Music Tour" of Australia. I Killed The Prom Queen will be performing in the direct support slot behind The Amity Affliction with support coming from Deez Nuts and Of Mice & Men. You can view the full list of dates and a tour trailer below.
05/20 Melbourne, AUS -- Billboard
05/21 Melbourne, AUS -- Billboard
05/24 Adelaide, AUS -- Thebarton Theatre
05/26 Sydney, AUS -- Roundhouse
05/28 Brisbane, AUS -- Riverstage
I Set My Friends On Fire has announced a slew of 2011 tour dates with Of Mice and Men, Sleeping With Sirens, Woe Is Me, and The Amity Affliction. The tour dates are as follows:
March 07 - Eagles Lodge - Wichita, KS
March 08 - The Marquee - Tulsa, OK
March 10 - Chain Reaction - Anaheim, CA
March 11 - Soma Sidestage - San Diego, CA
March 12 - Nile Theatre - Mesa, AZ
March 13 - Launchpad - Albuquerque, NM
March 15 - White Rabbit - San Antonio, TX
March 21 - The Studio @ Warehouse Live - Houston, TX
March 22 - Downtown Music Hall - Little Rock, AR
March 23 - Rocketown - Nashville, TN
March 25 - Rocketown - Pompano Beach, FL
March 26 - The Social - Orlando, FL
March 27 - State Theatre - St. Petersburg, FL
March 29 - The Masquerade - Atlanta, GA
March 30 - The Canal Club - Richmond, VA
March 31 - The Ottobar - Baltimore, MD
April 01 - First Unitarian Church - Philadelphia, PA
April 02 - Gramercy Theater - New York, NY
April 03 - The Palladium Upstairs - Worcester, MA
April 05 - Xtreme Wheels - Buffalo, NY
April 06 - Altar Bar - Pittsburgh, PA
April 07 - The Eagle Theater - Pontiac, MI
April 08 - Peabody's - Cleveland, OH
April 09 - The Bottom Lounge - Chicago, IL
April 10 - Triple Rock Social Club - Minneapolis, MN
April 12 - The Marquis Theatre - Denver, CO
April 13 - Club Sound - Salt Lake City, UT
April 15 - The Boardwalk - Orangevale, CA
April 16 - Key Club - West Hollywood, CA
Austrailian metalcore act Parkway Drive was honored in the "Best Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album" category at the 2010 ARIA Awards. The ARIA awards are an annual awards night celebrating the Australian music industry, put on by the Australian Record Industry Association. The ARIA Awards took place on Sunday, November 7, 2010 at the Sydney Opera House.
"Best Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Album" nominees were as follows:
1. AIRBOURNE - "No Guts, No Glory"
2. DEAD LETTER CIRCUS - "This is the Warning"
3. PARKWAY DRIVE - "Deep Blue"
4. THE AMITY AFFLICTION - "Youngbloods"
5. VIOLENT SOHO - "Violent Soho"
Long Island, New York hardcore act This Is Hell has announced the dates for its forthcoming European and U.K. tour. The tour kicks off on January 1st, 2011 in Karlsruhe, Germany and runs until January 30th. Joining This Is Hell on the road will be The Amity Affliction. The dates, cities and venues can be found below:
01/07 Karlsruhe, GER- Die Stadtmitte
01/08 Cesena, ITA – Vidia Club
01/09 Schio, ITA – Mac 2
01/10 Zurich, SWI – Dynamo Werk 21
01/11 Lyon, FRA – Warm Audio
01/22 Paris, FRA – TBA
01/13 London, UK – Underworld
01/14 Bristol, UK – The Croft
01/15 Peterborough, UK – Club Revolution
01/16 Manchester, UK – Moho
01/17 Glasgow, UK – O2 Academy 2
01/18 Leeds, UK – The Well
01/19 Plymouth, UK – White Rabbit
01/20 Southampton, UK – Joiners
01/21 Brugges, BEL – Entrepot
01/22 Alphen, NET – Kasteel
01/23 Schweinfurt, GER – Alter Stattbahnhof
01/24 Wein, AUT – Arena
01/25 Munchen, GER – Feierwerk
01/26 Berlin, GER – Lido
01/27 Hamburg, GER – Molotow
01/28 Stockholm, SWE – Deadfest
01/29 Leipzig, GER – Conne Island
01/20 Bochum, GER – Matrix
Australian Hardcore act A Secret Death have posted their inclusion on the October/November tour with other Aussie metallers The Amity Affliction, House Vs Hurricane and Rex Banner. The Amity Affliction's upcoming debut full-length album, 'Severed Ties,' has just finished being recorded. Featuring guest vocals from JJ Peters (Deez Nuts, I Killed the Prom Queen), Crafter (I Killed the Prom Queen, Carpathian, Confession) and Helmet (The Daylight Curse), and production from Adelaide’s Darren Thompson, the 12-track promises to be one of the most anticipated local releases of 2008. 'Severed Ties' is set to be released on October 4th via Boomtown Records, with the first track "Fruity Lexia" to have its world premiere on Triple J’s 'Short Fast Loud' program on August 27th. The track will also be available online from September 1st via the Boomtown and Amity websites. The dates for the tour are as follows:
Oct 10, 8:00pm - The Red Room, Lic AA Brisbane, Queensland
Oct 11, 2:00pm - Xpressive Grounds, AA Gold Coast, Queensland
Oct 11, 8:00pm - Thriller @ Rosie’s, 18+ Brisbane, Queensland
Oct 14, 5:30pm - Boambee Community Centre, AA Coffs Harbour, New South Wales
Oct 15, 5:30pm - Taree Skate Centre, AA Taree, New South Wales
Oct 16, 6:00pm - Chili Lounge, AA Wyong, New South Wales
Oct 17, 7:00pm - Manning Bar, Lic AA Sydney, New South Wales
Oct 18, 2:00pm - Centenary Hall (Albion Park), AA Wollongong, New South Wales
Oct 19, 2:00pm - Tuggeranong Community Centre, AA Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Oct 24, 7:00pm - Fowlers Live, AA Adelaide, South Australia
Oct 25, 8:00pm - The Evelyn, 18+ Melbourne, Victoria
Oct 26, 2:00pm - The Evelyn, U/18 Melbourne, Victoria
Oct 31, 8:00pm - Amplifier, 18+ **Amity Only** Perth, Western Australia
Nov 1, 8:00pm - Prince Of Wales, 18+ **Amity Only** Bunbury, Western Australia
Nov 2, 2:00pm - HQ, AA **Amity Only** Perth, Western Australia
You can pre-order A Secret Death's upcoming debut album for AUD$27+postage at this location and receive a complimentary A Secret Death shirt and yo-yo. The self-titled album will hit store shelves on the 23rd of this month through Skull and Bones Records and Stomp.