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Canadian alternative metal band Quartered has surprised fans with the release of a stand-alone single and music video for their new song “Casa.”
The single is available for free download at the band's website before it is officially released as a digital exclusive worldwide on May 20th.
“Casa” is Quartered’s first independent effort since splitting with Thorny Bleeder Records / Universal Music following the 2010 release "Walks Like A Ghost," and is a lead up to the band's sophomore release, the "Eyes and Ears" EP, which is due out summer of 2014.
“We decided to release 'Casa' for free simply because our fans deserve it.” says Greggor Williams, vocalist of Quartered. “The support and love that they’ve given us is something we could never come close to repaying, we’re happy to share 'Casa' with them. It’s important to us that our Filipino fans can get it as well, we know some of them are still recovering from the Typhoons last year, they’ve definitely got better things to do than figure out how to get us a dollar.” More...
Vancouver, Canada metal act Quartered has announced that it will be embarking on a Canadian tour later this March. The band will also be performing as part of the Canadian Music Week festivities in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. You can check out the full list of announced dates below.
March 14th - Kelowna, B.C. - Flashbacks w/ Dracula Black & Smash Blvd
March 15th - Calgary, A.B. - Dickens Pub w/ ALKATINE & ChronGoblin
March 16th - Edmonton, A.B. - Haven Social Club w/ All Else Fails, Jezebel, Eternal Prophecy
March 17th - Saskatoon, S.K. - TBA
March 18th - Winnipeg, M.B. - Osborne Village Inn w/ On This Day
March 21st - Toronto, O.N. (Canadian Music Week) - Velvet Underground w/ Islands, Hey Sugar, Inire, Misguided Aggression
March 23rd - Toronto O.N. (Canadian Music Week) - Hard Luck Bar w/ Three Crowns, Farewell To Freeway, Dancing With Paris, Today I Caught the Plague
Canadian Music Week/Fest 2012 will feature over 900 different artists and bands from over 40 different countries with the week-long event spanning over 5 days. The event will feature performances from Slash, Devildriver, Job For A Cowboy and many others. Wristbands for the event, which are good for any show during the 5 day festival, can be purchased here.
Quartered has announced that it will be taking part in the first ever "Rain City Throwdown" event in its hometown of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The gig, which is being presented by Jagermeister, will be headlined by Ninjaspy and will also feature performances from Quartered, Stand Down and Out of the Ruins. The event is set to take place on Friday, June 10th at the Rickshaw Theater in Vancouver.
Vancouver metal act Quartered has announced that it has been nominated in the "Best Metal Band" category at this year's first annual Urban Culture Conference. The new awards event has categories based in music, blogs, arts, sports, food, beer, radio and nightlife (amongst many others) which all spotlight distinct Vancouver talent.
You can find the entire list of "Best Metal Band" nominees below and you can also cast your vote, for every category, at this location.
3 Inches of Blood
Vancouver modern metal act Quartered has posted its new music video online. The video was shot for the track "Nothing Without Love" and was filmed, edited and produced by Charles Schrodt from Full.Speed.Ahead Productions. You can view the video in the player below and read a review for Quartered's latest full length album "Walks Like A Ghost" at this location.
After the upgrade to the Rock Band Network a few weeks back, things are starting to pick up steam again with new songs becoming available. Although this week's lineup isn't as full as in past months, there are still quite a few tracks for the headbanging inclined to help celebrate the weekend in true metal fashion. Besides RBN regulars Amberian Dawn and Evile, there are also new offerings on the way from Tesseeract for the Xbox 360, as well as material from Heaven Shall Burn and Within the Ruins for the PS3.
Here are the new tracks, including the non-metal songs, added today to the Xbox 360 edition of the Rock Band Network:
Amberian Dawn - "Lost Soul"
Mafia Track Suit - "Forest for the Trees"
Parry Gripp - "Spaghetti Cat (I Weep For You)"
TesseracT - "Deception - Concealing Fate Part Two"
TesseracT - "Deception - Concealing Fate Part Two (2x Bass Pedal)"
Twin Atlantic - "Audience and Audio"
Madlife - "Money"
Rose of Jericho - "Find Beauty"
Quartered - "Africa (RB3 Version)"
Lazarus AD - "Thou Shalt Not Fear"
Bioshaft - "Payback (Come On)"
These tracks will hit the PlayStation 3 version on April 19th:
Dance Gavin Dance - "Lemon Meringue Tie"
Heaven Shall Burn - "Endzeit"
Within the Ruins - "Feast or Famine"
Amberian Dawn - "Snowmaiden"
Stan Bush - "Til All Are One"
Evile - "Plague to End All Plagues"
Widespread Panic - "Surprise Valley (Live)"
Sea Wolf - "You're a Wolf"
The B.O.L.T. - "Genius"
Ballyhoo! - "Paper Dolls"
Metalunderground.com is premiering the new music video of "Eternity Below" from Vancouver, BC alternative metal band Quartered. "Eternity Below" is the second track from Quartered’s 2010 release "Walks Like A Ghost," released via Thorny Bleeder Records. This video was directed and produced by Charles Schrodt of Full.Speed.Ahead Productions.
The band comments on the video: "The idea we had for the video was to try and do something special for the fans that support all things Quartered. Instead of the band promoting a show somewhere, we decided to just throw one for them. We found a space, set up some lights, got a keg (of course), and captured as much as we could. Our fans really threw it down for us, again and again."
"Eternity Below" will soon available for download along with three other tracks on the Rock
Vancouver progressive metal act Quartered has announced a CD release party set to take place on Saturday, October 23, 2010 at the Rickshaw Theater. Support on the bill will come Stella, Fame and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. Quartered released its second full length album "Walks Like A Ghost" on August 24, 2010 through Vancouver based Thorny Bleeder Records.
"Walks Like A Ghost" tracklisting:
2. Eternity Below
3. After Midnight
4. Walks Like A Ghost
6. Life And Light In The Form Of You
7. Letter To You
8. Nothing Without Love
11. Falling Man
Vancouver hard rock band Quartered has just released "Eternity Below," the brand new single from the upcoming "Walks Like A Ghost" album as a free download at this location. The twelve track album will be available everywhere on Tuesday, August 24 through Thorny Bleeder Records.
Quartered is gearing up for their 2010 Canadian Summer Tour in support of their highly anticipated new album. Recorded in Vancouver at the legendary Mushroom Studios, "Walks Like A Ghost" was produced by Ben Kaplan (Chevelle, Trapt, The Gallows, Biffy Clyro).
This definitely goes down as being one of the most interesting and unique heavy shows that Vancouver has seen in quite a long time. The venue for this event was not your typical metal venue. It was barely a venue at all. The Shark Club, as its known, turns out to be a trendy upscale version of a sports bar. Complete with soft plush booths for dining, cute but high maintenance waitresses running around in every possible direction, a DJ that seems to only own European techno records and last but not least a bathroom complete with interactive video screens plugging products while you wait. A metal show was taking place here? Really? Everything seemed a bit odd and out of place, the setting just didn't seem right for a heavy label’s showcase. Especially compared to the usual dingy clubs that metal shows take place within this city. But this is where Thorny Bleeder Records chose to hold their talent showcase so there is nothing that can be done, or said. More...
Thorny Bleeder Records has announced label showcase show in Vancouver, British Columbia on Saturday, June 5th. Here's the lineup and details:
BLACK HAT VILLAIN
The Shark Club
Quartered have been officially confirmed for the Pulp Summer Slam Festival 10, the largest metal festival in the Philippines, on April 17th.
The festival is being headlined by Lamb Of God and Testament. Quartered, their good friends Slapshock, and thirty other bands fill out the rest of the day's lineup.
Testament front man Chuck Billy commented on the bands upcoming trip to the Philippines, “We have played countless venues all over the world, but this is the first time ever that Testament will be playing in the Philippines. It is an honor for us to be bringing metal to a country that does not normally have many metal shows and we are stoked to be co-headlining alongside our friends in Lamb of God. People of the Philippines get ready to get Into the Pit with Testament.”
Quartered just finished recording their Thorny Bleeder Records debut album with producer Ben Kaplan, at Mushroom Studios in Vancouver. The yet-to-be titled album will be released in late Spring or early Summer.
While you wait for the new album, you can download the band's two previous albums for free on the label's free downloads page.