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The Insurgence Announces Mini-Tour

Seattle hardcore thrash punks The Insurgence will be heading out on a mini-tour in November in support of new full-length album "Elimi-Nation," out now on Innerstrength records. The tour starts November 3rd and has stops in Washington, Mexico, Arizona, and California.

Hardcore punk act and Digital Warfare Records artist Slow Children from Riverside, CA will be supporting the shows. You can also check out a new video for "We Can't Be Stopped" below. Here's what the band has to say about the song and upcoming tour:

"The American Oligarchy: A system in which power resides only within a small ultra-wealthy political class. As the wealth of a nation becomes increasingly concentrated in the hands of a few, laws are re-written allowing that wealth to be converted into political influence. Record amounts of money flowing into the political system drown out the voices of all but a few. The rules are being re-written, and they are not in your favor. Eighty percent of the country is left to fight over less than half of the wealth. Is the oligarchy really working that much harder than you? They may have their shackles around our politicians, but the only thing that shackles the rest of us is complacency. We have been forgotten, thrown away and they are betting you will do nothing. We have the numbers. Together, we can't be stopped! Do not miss this tour!" More...

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The Insurgence Signs With Innerstrength Records

Innerstrength Records has announces the signing of The Insurgence. The band's new album, "Elimi-Nation," was recorded at Soundhouse by Jack Endino and is scheduled for release on September 29th on CD, colored vinyl, and digitally. A video for the song "We Can't Be Stopped" was recently filmed and will be released soon.

Formed in 2006, The Insurgence is a punk band with metal and hardcore influences. Influenced by "world issues" and not just governmental politics, they "take being pissed off about unjust bullshit in the world and turn it into a musical outlet where they can possibly educate and motivate others," according to a press release. The band goes on to say, "Not sounding like you're being preached to, it's more coming from the gut, sincere, raw and pissed off. It's about 'the big guy stepping on the little guy,' which you quickly discover listening to their songs about such topics as corporate greed, the American oligarchy, religious exploitation and the military industrial complex. Such truths might not be easy to stomach, but they are a glaring reality, and The Insurgence do not avoid anything controversial or uncomfortable, just to avoid offending people." More...

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The Insurgence Announces June Tour Dates

Seattle hardcore thrash punks The Insurgence will be heading out on a West Coast tour in late June in support of thier new full length debut out now on Digital Warfare records. The tour starts June 24th in Yuba City, CA and has stops in Fullerton where they will be playing with Evacuate(featuring Mike Virus from the bands Cheap Sex and The Virus) as well as a show in Escondido, CA where they will be playing with The Pist from Connecticut on thier reunion tour. Other notable shows on the tour are Victorville, CA with The Casualties on thier one off show from the Vans Warped Tour, and Seattle, WA with punk legends GBH.

JUNE 24 - THE CAPTAINS TABLE - YUBA CITY CA
JUNE 25 - CHINATOWN YOUTH CENTER - FRESNO CA
JUNE 26 - THE RIFF HAUS - FULLERTON CA
JUNE 27 - METAPHOR CAFE - ESCONDIDO CA
JUNE 28 - CLUB KARMA - VICTORVILLE CA
JUNE 29 - COMMON GROUND STAGE - RIVERSIDE CA
JULY 1 - CHOP SUEY - SEATTLE WA

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The Insurgence Readies New Album For Release

Seattle, Washington hardcore thrash punks The Insurgence will be releasing thier full length debut May 4th on Digital Warfare Records. The 14 song record was produced by Jack Endino (Nirvana, ZEKE, The Accused, Valient Thorr, Skeletonwitch, Dwarves). Digital Warfare Records has teamed up with BLANKTV.COM to feature The Insurgence music video "K Street Killers" and sponser a GIVE-AWAY starting APRIL 27th, where they will give away free copies of The Insurgence new CD, posters, and Shirts. All fans who sign up for the GIVE-AWAY on BLANKTV.COM will receive a free MP3 song from The Insurgence's new album. Look for the band on tour in May playing dates with MDC and The Restarts and in June with The Casualties and Evacuate and Knocked Out Cold.

In the meantime, you can check out some of their music on the band's MySpace page.

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