The Acacia Strain
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From: Springfield, MA, United States
Last Known Status: Active
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Terror, Remembering Never, The Acacia Strain, and The Warriors will be hooking up for a run of tour dates in April. Here are the dates:
4/14 Austin TX @ Emo's
4/15 Dallas TX @ The Door
4/17 Kansas City MO @ El Torreon
4/18 St. Louis MO @ Creepy Crawl
4/19 East Peoria IL @ East Peoria Legion Hall
4/22 Erie PA @ Foward Hall
4/24 New York NY @ CBGBs
Twelve Tribes will be joining It Dies Today, If Hope Dies, Anterrabae and Winter Solstice on the road between February 10th and March 02nd, before embarking on a run with Since The Flood, The Acacia Strain and Winter Solstice that kicks off on March 18th running through March 29th. Dates and venues for both treks are as follows:
February 10th West Dundee, Illinois Clearwater Theater
February 11th Freeport, Illinois Freeport Convention Center
February 12th Louisville, Kentucky Union Station
February 13th Burns Harbor, Indiana Westport Community Club
February 14th Detroit, Michigan Alvin's
February 15th Johnstown, Pennsylvania Ace's Lounge
February 16th Binghamton, New yYork Club Ranelles
February 17th Portland, Maine The Station
February 18th Poughkeepsie, New York The Chance
February 19th Montclair, New Jersey Bloomfield Avenue Cafe & Stage
February 20th New York City, New York CBGB's
February 21st Farmingdale, New York The Downtown
February 22nd Fredericksburg, Virginia KC's
February 23rd Charlotte, North Carolina The Casbah
February 24th West Columbia, South Carolina New Brookland Tavern
February 25th Atlanta, Georgia The Masquerade
February 26th Jacksonville, Florida Thee Imperial
February 27th Orlando, Florida Back Booth
February 28th Tampa, Florida The Orpheum
March 01st Tallahassee, Florida Big Daddy's
March 02nd Augusta, Georgia Jam's
March 18th Denver, Colorado Climax Lounge
March 19th Midvale, Utah The Circuit
March 21st Orangevale, California Boardwalk (feat. HOODS)
March 22nd San Francisco, California The Pound
March 23rd West Hollywood, California The Whisky
March 24th Corona, California Showcase Theatre
March 26th El Paso, Texas House Of Rock N' Roll (feat. HOODS)
March 27th Austin, Texas The Backroom (feat. HOODS)
March 29th Fayetteville, Arkansas The Music Hall (feat. HOODS)
The organizers of the New England Metal And Hardcore Festival have announced most of the bands that will perform at this year's event, set to be held Friday-Sunday, April 22-24, 2005 at The Palladium in Worcester. The billing for the festival is shaping up as follows:
Friday, April 22, 2005 (doors open at 3:00 p.m.): More...
The brand new video from IT DIES TODAY for their song "A Threnody For Modern Romance" is now out. The song comes off their debut album "The Caitiff Choir" out now. Click here to watch the video in streaming QuickTime. There's also an It Dies Today 2 Song E-Card here.
The video was shot by director Darren Doane in Los Angeles this past fall while the band was on tour with labelmates Bleeding Through and Walls Of Jericho. Make sure to check out IDT in January and February with All That Remains, Trivium, Anterrabae, 12 Tribes, and more.
It Dies Today Tourdates: More...
All That Remains, The Acacia Strain, It Dies Today and Trivium will be touring together in January, dates and venues will be announced shortly.
The Acacia Strain and August Burns Red will be touring together for two weeks this winter. Here are the dates:
12/29 Cambridge MA @ TBA
12/30 Providence RI @ The Living Room
12/31 Vermont @ TBA
1/1 New Paltz NY @ Caboloosa's w/ My Bitter End
1/2 Lakewood OH @ Hi Fi Club
1/3 Port Huron MC @ The North Grotto
1/4 Louisville KY @ TBA
1/5 Memphis TN @ The Complex
1/6 Johnson City TN @ Heather's Hide Away
1/7 Greenville NC @ The Flying Salsa w/ Through The Eyes Of The Dead
1/8 Fredricksburg, VA @ KC's
1/9 New Jersey @ TBA
1/10 Bethlehem, PA @ The Globe Cafe w/ The Nine Orders Of Angels
The Acacia Strain have parted ways with long-time drummer Ben Abert for unspecified reasons. Bury Your Dead's Mark Castillo is currently filling in as the group recruits a replacement. Serious candidates can contact the band for more information.
Massachusetts' The Acacia Strain recently recorded a new album entitled "3750." The effort was recorded and produced by Adam Dutkiewicz (of Killswitch Engage) at Zing Studios and is currently being mastered by Alan Douches. You can download two tracks from the effort, which should be available in late-Spring. Meanwhile, the band has also posted their new video for "Smoke Ya Later," which features Dutkiewicz.