Metal News for March 3, 2007
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Toledo, Ohio's From The Shallows has officially joined the Tribunal Records roster. According to the label, the band is "bringing back the brutal days of metallic hardcore that were first introduced and innovated by legendary Ohio acts like Integrity, Ascension and Ringworm... They are catchy in every definition of the word as the songs possess all that the kids crave: guitar solos, melodic thrash metal, bass drops and of course breakdowns." The group's debut, "Beyond The Unknown," was procuded by Joey Sturgis (The Devil Wears Prada) and will hit streets on May 8th. In the meantime, you can check them out here.
Periphery have posted a new demo track entitled "Insomnia" on their Myspace page.
The song in its current state is without vocals. Check it out and feel free to leave them comments on their myspace.
Finland’s TO/DIE/FOR appear to be planning a North American tour with SHATTER MESSIAH. The first date to be released is as follows:
June 27 - Springfield, VA @ Jaxx
NOVEMBERS DOOM have announced a few more upcoming tour dates:
April 21 - Mokena, IL @ The Pearl Room (Chicago Powerfest)
April 24 - New York, NY @ Rebel w/ Saturnus, Thurisaz
April 25 - Springfield, VA @ Jaxx w/ Saturnus, Thurisaz
June 16 - Chicago, IL @ The Double Door w/ Bible Of The Devil, Slough Feg
Lacuna Coil have announced plans for a headlining tour in May. The following two dates have been confirmed so far:
May 7th in Louisville, KY @ Headliner's Music Hall
May 17th in Flint, MI @ The Machine Shop
On March 23rd the band will join Stone Sour and Shadows Fall on the Jägermeister Music Tour, click here for dates.
AUTUMN, who recently signed with Metal Blade for the release of their third album, My New Time, have issued the following update:
"In case you were wondering what we've been up to in Graveland Studios this Winter, we've created a little impression for your viewing pleasure. In a short while, this movie will also become available for download - in higher quality - on our website.
Furthermore, we're proud to announce two release shows for My New Time in May. On Thursday, May 3rd in Melkweg in Amsterdam, and on Friday May 4th in Iduna, Drachten. Prior to these release shows we will do a try-out show during a TEC showcase in Tivoli de Helling in Utrecht on April 29th.
More news concerning these shows will follow shortly. More...
In addition to their upcoming tour with Evanescence and Finger Eleven, Chevelle have also added the following headlining dates with Finger Eleven and Strata:
March 10th in Englewood, CO @ Gothic Theatre
March 12th in Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue
March 13th in Reno, NV @ New Oasis
March 14th in Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst
March 18th in Phoenix, AZ @ Marquee Theatre
March 26th in St. Louis, MO @ Pop's
April 1st in Atlanta, GA @ Centennial Olympic Park
April 3rd in New York, NY @ Gramercy Ballroom
April 7th in Mt. Clemens, MI @ Emerald Theatre
April 9th in Toledo, OH @ Headliners
April 10th in Austintown, OH @ Wedgewood Entertainment Center
April 12th in Cleveland, OH @ Agora Theatre
April 13th in Chicago, IL @ Riveria Theatre
April 20th in Baton Rouge, LA @ Louisiana State University
April 21st in Spring, TX @ Cynthia W. Mitcheel Pavilion
MEGADETH has scheduled the following European tour dates in June:
Jun. 01 - Nürnberg, Germany - Rock Im Park
Jun. 02 - Roeselare, Belgium - Schwung Festival
Jun. 03 - Nürburgring, Germany - Rock Am Ring
Jun. 07 - Tampere, Finland - Sauna Open Air Metal Festival
Jun. 10 - Dublin, Ireland - Ambassador Theatre
Jun. 12 - Glasgow, Scotland - Barrowland Ballroom
Jun. 17 - Nijmegen, Holland - Fields Of Rock Festival
Jun. 22 - Zaragoza, Spain - Monsters Of Rock
Jun. 24 - Clisson, France - Hellfest
Jun. 30 - Milan, Italy - Gods Of Metal
Brazilian thrashers SEPULTURA are currently rehearsing for their upcoming European headlining tour, which is scheduled to kick off on March 6 in Stockholm. Support at the shows will come from Israeli metallers BETZEFER and South Africa's FOREVER WILL BURN.
Check out video clips of SEPULTURA rehearsing for the tour:
Divinity Destroyed have posted the following update regarding the progress of their new website and new album on their myspace page.
Dan here speaking on behalf of Divinity Destroyed. We would like to extend our gratitude to everyone who came to support us at Rutgers and in the city at Siberia. It was good to see some old friends. We did have some major technical difficulties at Rutgers but hopefully no one was paying attention enough to notice. We certainly didn't.
Although we haven't had too much action with our website in the past few weeks, I assure you the new divinitydestroyed.com is being constructed. I'm serious. I saw it. It was...awesome. We will have some good stuff on there including videos for you guys to watch. It's about time you guys saw us for who we really are, a bunch of immature dildos." More...