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NJ metal band Maegashira has announced the following east coast tour dates:
8/22 - Krug’s Place Frederick, MD w/ Ichabod, Cortez
8/23 - El ’n’ Gee Club New London, CT w/ Ichabod, Cortez
9/03 - SHoD X @ Krug’s Place (Sept. 3-6) - Frederick, MD
Brooklyn, NY's death/black/folk/doom metallers, GWYNBLEIDD, will be playing a special one-off show at Philadelphia, PA 's Millcreek Tavern next week to support the release of their new full-length record, "Nostalgia."
GWYNBLEIDD will be playing tracks from their new album at the show. Joining them will be SOURVEIN (Candlelight Records) from North Carolina, PA natives ROSETTA (Translation Loss), and New York's own MAEGASHIRA (Spare Change Records), who will be promoting their own debut record, "The Stark Arctic."
The details for the show are as follows:
01/30 - The Millcreek Tavern - 4200 Chester Ave. Philadelphia, PA - $10
New Jersey doom metallers, Maegashira, have posted the song "Ammonia For Sweat" on their MySpace page. The song comes off their full-length debut album, "The Stark Arctic," which has a release date of January 20. The album is being distributed through CT’s Spare Change Records and is available for pre-order here. More...
New Jersey doom 'n' roll band, Maegashira, have completed work on their forthcoming full-length debut, "The Stark Arctic." Comprised of six songs, the hour-long album was recorded by Halfway To Gone vocalist/bassist Lou Gorra at Redline Archiving in Little Silver, NJ, and will see distribution through Connecticut's Spare Change Records. A January 20 release date has been set for the album.
In addition, the band has posted anti-hipster anthem "Hi From Jersey" to their MySpace page. More tracks and info to come in the next few weeks.
"The Stark Arctic" tracklisting is as follows:
1. Ongoing Corneal Erosion
2. Caribou Crossing
3. Ammonia For Sweat
4. Baggage Claim/Skin Slip
5. Hi From Jersey
6. Back To Muro
Spare Change Records has announced the signing of New Jersey metal band Maegashira to the Spare Change Records family.
Their new album is titled "The Stark Arctic." Captured and mixed at Redline Archiving by Halfway To Gone's Lou Gorra and mastered by Mick Mullin (High On Fire, Zodiak, Total Fucking Destruction) at Super 8, it's six tracks, 60 minutes of doomed aggression, cult stonerisms, peculiar ambience, escapist longing and relentless, brutal groove. "If you're into doom, stoner rock, and atmospheric metal, then they are your new favorite band!," states the label.