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Below is our complete Monuments 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.
Century Media Records is proud to announce the signing of the London quintet Monuments, with the band being equally excited to join the family: "We're looking forward to working with Century Media and getting our music to every corner of the world. Expect to have your ears and minds destroyed before the end of 2012. Get ready planet Earth, we're coming to fuck you!"
Monuments is also pleased to announce that singer Matt Rose has joined as the new front-man after they went through a long, grinding, and global search. "We have found the perfect guy right here in our own back yard, we couldn't be happier with the work Matt has done so far," says John Browne.
For the past seven months, Rose has been working with the band to make this a monster of an album. Rose will enter Fortress Studios for final vocal production and recording with Dan Weller (SikTh) later this month.
Upcoming Monuments live shows are as follows:
15.07.2012 - (UK) Alton - UK Tech Metal Fest
20.10.2012 - (GER) Cologne - Euroblast Festival Vol.8
Basick Records has issued the following announcement about releasing a free sampler album online:
"To wish all our fans, friends and supporters a very Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and special New Year, we've released a FREE sampler featuring some of our favorite tracks from the Basick roster.
"This new sampler features tracks from recent signings Skyharbor, Blotted Science, and The Algorithm, as well as stunning work from Chimp Spanner, Aliases, Circles, Monuments, Uneven Structure, and many, many more. Did we mention it's FREE! Pick it up at Amazon today!"
The track listing is as follows:
1. Dark Age Of Technology Chimp Spanner
2. Act III Circles
3. The Uncollective (instrumental) Monuments
4. Celestial (edit) Skyharbor
5. Awaken (edit) Uneven Structure
6. The Winnowing 7 Horns 7 Eyes
7. A Sting Operation - Human Barbecued Blotted Science
8. This Is The Last Time I Repeat Myself Ion Dissonance
9. The Resurgent The Arusha Accord
10. The Reality Of Beliefs Aliases
11. Oceans Visions
12. Isometry Algorithm
Footage has made its way online of Monuments performing an instrumental headlining set at The Lounge Bar in Alton on November 12th, 2011. You can check out the clip below, or find a previously posted instrumental clip for the song "The Uncollective" by heading over here.
Monuments is currently offering the instrumental track "The Uncollective" as a free download online. You can get the song by navigating your browser over to this location, with further details on the band available via Facebook. The song can also be heard in the player available below. More...
Monuments has posted an instrumental version of "The Uncollective" online, which can be heard in the player below. The band also commented:
"Taken from the currently unreleased debut album, Gnosis. After multiple requests, we decided to do an instrumental video for this track. Enjoy!"
A teaser trailer has been posted online for Germany's upcoming Euroblast Festival, which takes place on October 21st and 22nd. The clip can be viewed below, and more details on the festival are available here.
Behind the scenes touring footage has been posted online featuring Periphery, Tesseract and Monuments. The footage was captured during the "League Of Extraordinary Djentlemen" 2011 tour. You can view the second and third videos in the series below:
Behind the scenes touring footage has been posted online featuring Periphery, Tesseract and Monuments. The footage was captured during the "League Of Extraordinary Djentlemen" 2011 tour. You can view the first video in the series below:
Bethesda, Maryland progressive metal act Periphery has revealed the dates for its forthcoming tour of the United Kingdom. The tour will also feature performances from progressive metal newcomers Tesseract and Monuments. You can view the full list of dates, cities and venues below:
01/31 Bristol, UK – Academy 2
02/01 Birmingham, UK – Academy 2
02/02 Manchester, UK – Academy 2
02/03 Newcastle, UK – Academy 2
02/04 Glasgow, UK – Cathouse
02/05 Leeds, UK – TJ’s
02/06 Sheffield, UK – Corporation
02/08 Portsmouth, UK – Wedgewood Rooms
02/09 Reading, UK – The Face Bar
02/10 Nottingham, UK – Rock City
02/11 London, UK – Underworld