Texas In July
From: Ephrata, PA, United States
Last Known Status: Active
Texas in July is an American metalcore band from Ephrata, Pennsylvania. The band formed in 2007 with members ranging in ages from 17 to 19. As of 2010 drummer Adam Gray, and vocalist Alex Good are still attending high school.
Latest Texas In July News
Below is our complete Texas In July 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.
Finishing out the year, the Rock Band Network has added on new Xbox 360 tracks from Devin Townsend, Morbid Angel, and more, bringing the network to over 1,500 total songs available. The newly added metal tracks on the Xbox 360 version are as follows:
Deception of a Ghost - "These Voices" (160 MSP)
Devin Townsend - "N9 (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Fallen Angel - "Darkness" (160 MSP)
Morbid Angel - "Nevermore" (160 MSP)
Morbid Angel - "Nevermore (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Texas in July - "Hook, Line, and Sinner (RB3 version)" (160 MSP)
Unfortunately due to the holidays there will be no new songs added to the PS3 edition this week and no new songs added to either platform next week. Updates to the Rock Band Network will resume as normal on January 5th, 2012.
August Burns Red has issued the following announcement about an upcoming headlining tour in support of the "Leveler" album:
"We are very stoked to announce our first 'Leveler' headlining tour featuring Silverstein,Texas in July, Letlive. and I, The Breather. Check out the dates, ticket's on sale this FRIDAY!"
Pennsylvania metalcore act Texas In July, who recently announced its singing with Nuclear Blast Records, have given its fans more good news with the release of all new music video. The video was shot for the track "1000 Lies" which appears on the group's latest album, "One Reality," which will be made available in Europe on October 7th with bonus material. You can check out the video by using the player located below.
Nuclear Blast has issued the following announcement about signing a deal with Texas in July:
"Nuclear Blast is proud to announce the signing of Pennsylvania quintet Texas in July for all European territories! The band will release the brand new album 'One Reality' on October 7th, containing exclusive bonus material. Furthermore the band will go on tour with label mates Tasters shortly after the release of 'One Reality.' Check out the song 'Magnolia' at this location."
Commented the band: "TIJ is thrilled that we have been given the opportunity to work with such a great label overseas! Last year when we traveled to Europe for the month of July, it was one of the best experiences this band ever had. We are looking forward to the tour in October/November with our new label mates, Tasters, very much. We worked extremely hard on our new CD 'One Reality' and are very thankful that our European fans will now have the opportunity to purchase our CD in stores near them, with exclusive content, and at a fair price, now that we are working with Nuclear Blast.
"Our good friends, twice-over tour mates, and U.S. label mates, We Came As Romans have also joined Nuclear Blast, and it's so nice to join them on Nuclear Blast, and so nice to be label mates, once again! We are grateful to be part of the Nuclear Blast family, and we welcome them to the Texas in July family.“
The band's upcoming tour dates with Tasters are as follows: More...
Tasters, which recently signed to Nuclear Blast, has announced an upcoming European tour with Texas in July. A video clip announcing the tour can be viewed below.
Dates for the tour are as follows:
18.10.2011 Berlin (Comet Club) DE
19.10.2011 Wolfsburg (Jugendhaus OST) DE
21.10.2011 Roma (Traffic) IT
22.10.2011 Cesena (Vidia International...) IT
23.10.2011 Graz (Explosiv) AT
24.10.2011 Gyor (Tatanka Music Club) HU
25.10.2011 Wien (Viper Room) AT
26.10.2011 Praha (007) CZ
27.10.2011 Schweinfurt (Stattbahnhof) DE
28.10.2011 Trier (Exhaus) DE
29.10.2011 Balingen (Rock Without Limits Festival) DE
31.10.2011 Lyon (Halloween Party #1 in La Marquise) FR
02.11.2011 Hasselt (War Of Ages Festival) BE
03.11.2011 Camden Town, London (In Purple Turtle Festival) GB
04.11.2011 Brighton (Audio) GB
05.11.2011 Baile Átha Cliath, Dublin (Fibber Magees) IE
06.11.2011 Manchester (Moho Live) GB
07.11.2011 Newcastle (Riverside) GB
08.11.2011 Leeds (The Well) GB
09.11.2011 Leicester (Lock42) GB
11.11.2011 Arnhem (Willemeen) NL
12.11.2011 Köln (MTC) DE
15.11.2011 Hamburg (Logo) DE
16.11.2011 Dessau-Roßlau (Beatclub) DE
18.11.2011 München (Backstage) DE
If you're ready to rock out in celebration of the weekend, the Rock Band Network has got new metal tracks to keep your fingers flying. This week's roundup on the Xbox 360 includes songs from Devin Townsend, Ethereal Collapse, Soilwork, and more. The PS3 edition will also be getting a new Texas in July song on July 27th.
The full list of newly added Xbox 360 songs, including the non-metal tracks, is as follows:
Bob Katsionis - "Nightrager (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Chaotrope - "The Fall of Psilanthropy" (80 MSP)
Chaotrope - "The Thief in the Night - Part I" (80 MSP)
Devin Townsend - "By Your Command" (160 MSP)
Devin Townsend - "By Your Command (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Ethereal Collapse - "Category I: Slave to the Empirical" (80 MSP)
Fallen Angel - "The Grinding Wheels of War" (160 MSP)
Serianna - "Fragments" (160 MSP)
Serianna - "Fragments (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
Soilwork - "Stabbing the Drama" (160 MSP)
Dan Rothery - "Regret" (160 MSP)
Rose of Jericho - "These City Lights" (80 MSP) More...
American metalcore act Texas In July has posted its new music video online for streaming. The video was shot for the track "1000 Lies" and can be streamed by using the player located below. The band also recently announced dates for its upcoming European tour. You can find the dates and locations for that trek over at this location.
Ephrata, PA's Texas In July, which is currently on the "Scream the Prayer" tour with Sleeping Giant, The Chariot, and more, will return overseas this fall for a European headlining tour. The tour will kick off in Berlin, Germany on October 18th.
“We are thrilled to be returning to Europe in the fall. Our tour there last summer was not only one of the best times of our careers, but of our lives,” states bassist Ben Witkowski. “Since the start of Texas In July, it was always a huge goal for us to play overseas, so we feel extremely lucky to have the opportunity to go back for a second time. We will be visiting some new countries and are spending more time in the UK this time around. We can’t wait to play in new markets and explore new cities!”
Texas In July is currently touring the U.S. in support of the band's new full-length album, "One Reality." The band's upcoming European tour dates are as follows:
Oct 18 Berlin, GER @ Comet Club
Oct 19 Wolfsburg, GER @ Juha Ost
Oct 21 Rome, IT @ Traffic Club
Oct 22 Cesena, IT @ Vidia Club
Oct 23 Graz, AT @ Explosiv
Oct 24 Györ, HUN @ Tatanka Music Club
Oct 25 Wien, AT @ Viper Room
Oct 26 Prague, CZE @ Rock Cafe
Oct 27 Schweinfurt, GER @ Alter Stattbahnhof
Oct 28 Trier, GER @ ExHaus
Oct 29 Balingen, GER @ Rock Without Limits Festival
Oct 31 Lyon, FRA @ La Marquise
Nov 02 Hasselt, BE @ Ontmoetingscentrum Godsheide
Nov 03 London, UK @ Barfly
Nov 04 Brighton, UK @ Audio
Nov 05 Dublin, IRL @ The Good Bits
Nov 06 Machnester, UK @ Moho Live 2
Nov 07 Newcastle, UK @ The Riverside
Nov 08 Leeds, UK @ The Well
Nov 09 Leicester, UK @ Lock 42
Nov 10 Margate, UK @ Westcoast Bar
Nov 11 Arnhem, NL @ Willemeen
Nov 12 Köln, GER @ MTC
Nov 14 Bochum, GER @ Matrix
Nov 15 Hamburg, GER @ Logo
Nov 16 Dessau, GER @ Beatclub
Nov 17 Cham, GER @ L.A. Cham
Nov 18 München, GER @ Backstage Club
Scream The Prayer is a touring metal and hardcore festival of sorts, already in its fourth year, that packs the stage with bands that specialize in redefining what counts as a Christian worship service. The bands associated with the tour this year are as follows: Norma Jean, Sleeping Giant, The Chariot, War of Ages, Close Your Eyes, Texas In July, I The Breather, The Great Commission, As Hell Retreats, and Sovereign Strength. From beginning to end, each band worked towards bringing the word of God to the masses in the form of relentless heavy metal.
Regardless of your stance on religion, you have to commend these bands for their drive. On July 1st, I was on hand to catch the first date of this 2011 tour. More...
The line-up for the fourth annual Scream The Prayer tour features Norma Jean headlining alongside Sleeping Giant, The Chariot, War of Ages, Close Your Eyes, Texas In July, I The Breather, The Great Commission, Sovereign Strength, and As Hell Retreats. The trek kicks off on July 1st and runs through July 31st, and the currently announced dates are as follows:
7/1 Nashville, TN @ Rocketown
7/2 Bushnell, IL @ Cornerstone Festival (Not all STP bands on festival)
7/3 Bushnell, IL @ Cornerstone Festival (Not all STP bands on festival)
7/5 Allentown, PA @ Crocodile Rock
7/6 Baltimore, MD @ Sonar
7/7 Charlotte, NC @ Amos
7/8 Douglasville, GA @ The 7 Venue
7/9 Jacksonville, FL @ Murray Hill Theatre
7/10 Pratville (Montgomery), AL @ The Blue Iguana
7/11 Little Rock, AR @ Riverfront Pavilion
7/14 Willmar, MN @ Sonshine Festival
7/15 Winnipeg, MB @ Garrick Centre
7/16 Willmar, MN @ Sonshine Festival
7/17 Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave
7/19 Dayton, OH @ The Attic
7/22 McAllen, TX @ Las Palmas Racepark w/ The All Stars Tour
7/23 San Antonio, TX @ The Backstage Live w/ The All Stars Tour
7/24 Dallas, TX @ The Palladium w/ The All Stars Tour
7/25 Tulsa, OK @ Cains Ballroom
7/26 Lawrence, KS @ Granada Theatre
7/27 Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall
7/28 Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex
7/30 Tucson, AZ @ The Rock
7/31 Pomona, CA @ Glasshouse
Atlanta progressive metalcore outfit Norma Jean has been revealed as the headline act on the forthcoming 2011 "Scream the Prayer" tour. The touring festival, which features a lineup made up entirely of christian bands, will run throughout the entire month of July. You can view the festival lineup in the list below.
War Of Ages
Close Your Eyes
Texas In July
I The Breather
The Great Commission
As Hell Retreats
Texas In July has revealed the tracklisting for its upcoming full length album "One Reality." "One Reality" is set to be released on April 26, 2011 through Equal Vision Records. You can view the tracklisting for the effort below.
3. 1000 Lies
5. Dying World
6. No Greater Love
8. Our Freedom
11. One Reality
Born of Osiris has announced a string of upcoming Canadian tour dates alongside August Burns Red, Set Your Goals, and Texas in July. The currently announced dates are as follows:
Mar 31 - Quebec City QC @ Imperial de Quebec
Apr 1 - London ON @ London Music Hall
Apr 2 - Ottawa ON @ Capital Music Hall
Apr 3 - Sudbury ON @ Jubilee Music Center
Apr 5 - Winnipeg MB @ Garrick Center
Apr 6 - Saskatoon SK @ Louis
Apr 7 - Edmonton AL @ Starlite Room
Apr 8 - Calgary AB @ MacEwan Hall Ballroom
Apr 9 - Vancouver BC @ Rickshaw Theater
Equal Vision Records has just put a new compilation album online, available for purchase through iTunes. The compilation, titled "New Sounds 2011," features the following tracklisting:
1. Chiodos – Caves
2. Mozart Season – Famous Last Words (You’re Nothing Without Me)
3. We Came As Romans – To Plant A Seed
4. Life On Repeat – Separation
5. Wild Orchid Children – Gasoline Rainbows (Jesus Is A Black Man)
6. Pierce The Veil – Caraphernelia
7. ORBS – The Northwestern Bearitories B: Kid Cancer
8. Places And Numbers – Notes From The Dead Zone
9. The Dear & Departed – Tambourine Love
10. This Time Next Year – New Sensation
11. Texas In July – Hook, Line and Sinner
12. Isles & Glaciers – Empty Sighs & Wine
For Today has revealed the dates for its forthcoming Canadian mini-tour of the East Coast. Support on the trek will come from Stray From The Path, Structures and Texas In July. You can view the full list of confirmed dates, cities and venues below:
02/12 Buffalo, NY – Xtreme Wheels (no Structures)
02/13 London, ON – London Music Hall Lounge
02/14 Barrie, ON – Baia Nightclub
02/15 Ottawa, ON – Maverick’s
02/16 Quebec City, QC – Agitee
02/17 Trois-Riveres, QC – Rock Cafe Le Stage
02/18 Montreal, QC – Underworld
02/19 Toronto, ON – Wreckroom
American progressive metal act A Hero A Fake has revealed the dates for its forthcoming tour in support of Texas In July, Destruction Of A Rose, With Life In Mind and Like Moths To Flames. The full list of dates, cities and venues can be found below:
12/26 Lemoyne, PA – The Champion Ship
12/27 Manchester, NH – Rocko’s
12/28 Providence, RI – Club Hell
12/29 Jewitt City,CT – Fish And Game Club
12/30 Williamsport, PA – The Ground Floor
12/31 Brockport, NY – Elks Lodge
01/01 Jamestown, NY – Suburban Blend
01/02 Elyria, OH – East Carlisle
01/03 Terre Haute, IN – THMV
01/04 Evansville, IN – Boney Junes
Detroit metalcore act We Came As Romans have announced the dates for its forthcoming headline tour of the United States. Support on the trek will come from The Word Alive, Woe Is Me and Texas In July. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below:
We Came As Romans headline tour dates:
01/06 Pontiac, MI – The Eagle Theater
01/07 Chicago, IL – The Bottom Lounge
01/08 St. Paul, MN – Station 4
01/10 Denver, CO – The Marquis Theatre
01/11 Salt Lake City – The Complex
01/13 West Hollywood, CA – Key Club
01/14 Pomona, CA – The Glass House
01/15 San Diego, CA – SOMA
01/16 Tempe, AZ – The Clubhouse
01/18 San Antonio, TX – White Rabbit
01/19 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
01/20 Corpus Christi, TX – House Of Rock
01/21 Dallas, TX – Trees
01/22 Memphis, TN – New Daisy Theatre*
01/23 Birmingham, AL – Zydeco
01/24 Jacksonville Beach, FL – Freebird Café
01/25 Pompano Beach, FL – Rocketown
01/26 St. Petersburg, FL – The State Theatre
01/28 Augusta, GA – Sector 7G
01/29 Richmond, VA – The Hat Factory
01/30 Baltimore, MD – Sonar
01/31 New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre*
02/01 Asbury Park, NJ – Stone Pony*
02/02 Poughkeepsie, NY – The Chance*
02/03 Syracuse, NY – Lost Horizon
02/04 Lancaster, PA – Chameleon Club
02/05 Allentown, PA – Crocodile Rock
02/07 Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall
02/08 Covington, KY – The Madhatter
02/09 Nashville, TN – Rocketown
02/10 Sauget, IL – Pop’s
02/11 Grand Rapids, MI – The Intersection*
* = The Word Alive will not appear
Lancaster, Pennsylvania’s THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE has announced a slew of upcoming tour dates with TEXAS IN JULY. The band will also be joined by other select artists on the tour, including WITH LIFE IN MIND, DESTRUCTION OF A ROSE, and WHERE THE OCEAN MEETS THE SKY. The tour begins on September 3rd in Mt. Airy, MD, and comes to a close on October 16th in New London, CT. See below for all current tour dates.
THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE’s GOOD FIGHT MUSIC debut, "Haunt What’s Left," was released on June 22, 2010, and is produced by Josh Wilbur and LAMB OF GOD’s Chris Adler.
Here are the latest THIS OR THE APOCALYPSE tour dates with TEXAS IN JULY and WITH LIFE IN MIND (SEPT 3-13), DESTRUCTION OF A ROSE (SEPT 14-30), WHERE THE OCEAN MEETS THE SKY (OCT 1-16)
9/3/10 - Mt. Airy, MD @ Mount Airy Fire Hall
9/5/10 - Vineland, NJ @ Hanger 84
9/6/10 - Albany, NY @ Bogies
9/7/10 - Williamsport, PA @ The Life Center
9/8/10 - Toledo, OH @ Frankie's
9/11/10 - Elgin, IL @ Mad Maggie's
9/12/10 - Chicago Ridge, IL @ Bobby Mcgee's
9/13/10 - Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave
9/14/10 - St. Paul, MN @ The Space
9/16/10 - La Crosse, WI @ The Warehouse
9/17/10 - Des Moines, IA @ The House of Bricks
9/19/10 - Omaha, NE @ The Commons
9/20/10 - Wichita, KS @ The OZ Cafe
9/21/10 - Leavenworth, KS @ The YAC
9/22/10 - Little Rock, AR @ The Enjoy Life Skate Shop
9/24/10 - Dallas, TX @ Trees
9/25/10 - Wichita Falls, TX @ The Hanger
9/26/10 - Austin, TX @ Dirty Dog Bar
9/27/10 - San Antonio, TX @ White Rabbit
9/28/10 - McAllen, TX @ VFW
10/1/10 - Lafayette, LA @ Grace Community Church
10/2/10 - Crestview, FL @ The Crest Lounge
10/4/10 - Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
10/7/10 - Kissimmee, FL @ S S Showcase
10/9/10 - Macon, GA @ The 567
10/12/10 - Cookesville, TN @ Amps and Ramps
10/13/10 - Nashville, TN @ The Muse
10/14/10 - Lynchburg, VA @ Cross Point Venue
10/15/10 - Wilmington, DE @ The Harmony Grange
10/16/10 - New London, CT @ The El 'n Gee
The end of the week means its time to dust off that plastic controller and bust out the sexy guitar straps to show of your gaming skills. This week the Rock Band Network has added new tracks from bands such as Ministry and Asking Alexandria, while the PS3 edition will be getting Job For A Cowboy and Texas in July on August 17th. The complete list of new songs added to the network, including the non-metal tracks, is as follows:
Charlie Drown - "Crazy X"
Social Code - "Satisfied"
Ministry - "Thieves"
Ministry - "Stigmata"
Ministry - "Jesus Built My Hotrod"
The Guild feat. Felicia Day - "(Do You Wanna Date My) Avatar"
Asking Alexandria - "A Prophecy"
The Bungles - "Hey Satomi (feat. Justin Skyers)"
Songs To Wear Pants To - "Shoot The Zombies"
Grammatrain - "The Last Sound"
Sleater-Kinney - "Jumpers"
Graveyard BBQ - "Cheat on the Church"
Alien Downlink - "Heavy Plastic"
Kingsize - "Rabbits"
rathergood.com - "We Like The Moon"
The Shazam - "On the Airwaves" More...
Ephrata, Pennsylvania christian metalcore act Texas In July have announced their signing to Equal Vision Records. The band are currently participating in their first ever headline tour of Europe called the "Euro-Thrash Tour" in support of their debut album "I Am." "I Am" was released through CI Records in 2009.
Texas In July "Euro-Thrash" tour dates:
July 8 – London, UK @ Purple Turtle
July 9 – Coventry, UK @ John Taylor’s House
July 10 – Stapelmoor, DE @ Free for all Festival
July 10 – Lommel, BE @ Leverage of Chaos Festival
July 11 – Utrecht , NL @ DB’S
July 12 – Essen, DE @ Sounds
July 13 – Prague, CZ @ Klub 007 Strahov
July 14 – Tokaj, HU @ Hegyalja Festzival
July 15 – Vienna, AT @ Shelter
July 16 – Klagenfurt, AT @ Volxhaus
July 17 – Bologna, IT @ Blogos
July 18 – Aosta, IT @ No Comment
July 19 – Zizers, CH @ Event Stage
July 20 – Konstanz, DE @ Kulturladen
July 21 – Numberg, DE @ Z-Bau
July 22 – Trier, DE @ ExHaus
July 23 – Paderborn, DE @ Kulturwerkstat