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4Arm To Play Bay Area Metal Festival 2012

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Australia’s own 4Arm, which recently posted a music video online for the song "Raise A Fist," will join the Bay Area Metal Festival in Oakland, California on Saturday July 28th. The following press release was issued:

"This will be the band's first tour outside their home country and what better way to give the US audience their first taste of the band's recently released album 'Submission For Liberty' then to be a part of a festival in the place where 'thrash metal' began!!

"During the 1980s and early 1990s, the Bay Area was home to one of the largest and most influential thrash metal scenes in the world, containing acts like Metallica, Exodus, Death Angel, Vio-lence, Forbidden, Testament and Machine Head. More US shows to be announced by the band in the next few weeks."

The Bay Area Metal Festival 2012 will span over 8 hours and will take place on Saturday, July 28th, 2012 at the Oakland Metro Opera House in Oakland, CA. Tickets for this event will be on sale starting on April 21st, 2012 and will be available for $15 presale and $20 at the door. For more details, head over to the event's Facebook profile.

The currently announced lineup is as follows:

4arm
Dissipate
Casket of Cassandra
Deprivation
Short Fuse
Weapon Status Red
Better Left Unsaid
Falling To Pieces
Prey For Sleep
Dead Earth Politics
Repaid In Blood
Kaos
Mudface
Skinner
Hysteria

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