Metal News for June 9, 2007
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21 news articles posted on this day.
Finnish technical death metal freaks De Lirium’s Order are finished with their second album, entitled Diagnosis. This slab of ruthless brutality was recorded at the notorious Studio Perkele (Deathchain, Shade Empire, Barathrum etc) and features ten tracks nine are De Lirium originals and a furious cover of the Carcass classic Incarnated Solvent Abuse.
The track listing for the album is as follows:
1. Diagnosis: Deranged
2. Extermination Network
3. Ad Infinitum
5. Drowned In The World Of Delirium
6. Ebola Instinct
7. To Walk With The Dead
8. Thy Flesh Consumed
10. Incarnated Solvent Abuse.
The release date for the follow-up for the critically acclaimed debut album Victim No. 52 is set at 8.8.2007. The album is released on Shadow World Records (www.shadowworld.fi), a fresh new Finnish label concentrating on the gloomier side of music.
Chicago based Machine / Metalists MARAZENE will head back into the studio for the month of June and July to commence working on a sophomore effort.
"Pre-production on our second album actually began in January before our Spring tour with MUSHROOMHEAD," multi-instrumentalist and co-founder DieTrich Thrall commented. "Nikk and I have about a dozen songs in development and we have a pretty good idea of where we want to take Marazene on round two. It's been a crazy ride for the past twelve months and we're anxious to get in the studio and squeeze out a pile of Machine Metal before we head back out on the road in the Fall."
"We're at the one year mark for 'MachiNation' and we're happy with the reception by friends, fans, and critics alike to both the album and the live show but we're still looking ahead," multi-instrumentalist and co-founder Nikk Skum offered. "We've got a fairly light schedule for June and July and we expect to be on the road from August through November and then back into the studio for however long it takes to make a record that will just totally blow away the first one."
No release date for a second album has been given.
MARAZENE self released their debut album, 'MachiNation', on 06.06.06 and completed two National tours with Megaforce Records MUSHROOMHEAD and Pure Records DEADSTAR ASSEMBLY as well as dozens of Midwestern regional tour dates in support, all under the banner '100% DIY'.
MARAZENE are currently set to co-headline the 'Resurrection of Rock' in Fort Dodge, IA on June 30th at the Larmar Ballroom.
MAYLENE and the SONS of DISASTER's new music video -- for the surging track "Dry the River" has been posted online. This is the first video from their latest album, II. Hot Topic have shown so much love for the band, that they were given the exclusive premiere (the first time they've done this for any band).
Maylene And The Sons Of Disaster will be touring this summer on the Vans Warped Tour.
The track listing has been revealed for the upcoming 2-CD/1 DVD "2007 Sounds Of The Underground" compilation. The outing will be limited to a pressing of 10,000 copies and will be available only at "Hot Topic" stores. It will run as follows:
01 - GWAR - "Eighth Lock"
02 - Shadows Fall - "Failure Of The Devout"
03 - Chimaira - "Resurrection"
04 - Every Time I Die - "The New Black"
05 - Job For A Cowboy - "Embedded"
06 - Necro - "The Pre-Fix For Death"
07 - Darkest Hour - "Doomsayer (The Beginning Of The End)"
08 - Amon Amarth - "Runes To My Memory"
09 - The Acacia Strain - "4x4' from 'The Dead Walk"
10 - The Devil Wears Prada - "HTML Rulz Dood"
11 - Heavy Heavy Low Low - "Mall-Nutrition"
12 - The Number Twelve Looks Like You - "Sleeping With The Fishes, See?"
13 - Goatwhore - "Alchemy Of The Black Sun Cult"
14 - This Is Hell - "Permanence"
15 - 2Cents - "The Wedding Dress"
01 - Throwdown - "Holy Roller"
02 - A Life Once Lost - "Firewater Joyride"
03 - Beneath The Massacre - "Modern Age Slavery"
04 - NORA - "Save Yourself"
05 - Cellador - "Never Again"
06 - Since The Flood - "Strength"
07 - Anterior - "The Silent Divide"
08 - It Dies Today - "Reignite The Fires"
09 - Autumn - "My New Time"
10 - Maylene And The Sons Of Disaster - "Death Is An Alcoholic"
11 - Poison The Well - "Letter Thing"
12 - Walls Of Jericho - "And Hope To Die"
13 - See You Next Tuesday - "Honey I've Never Had Sex That Wasn't Awkward"
14 - Skeletonwitch - "Beyond The Permafrost (Demo)"
15 - The Minor Times - "Casket City Lights"
16 - The Human Abstract - "Vela, Together We Await The Storm"
Sights Of The Underground DVD:
01 - GWAR - "Eighth Lock"
02 - Shadows Fall - "Redemption"
03 - Chimaira - "Resurrection"
04 - Every Time I Die - "The New Black"
05 - Necro - "Beautiful Music For You To Die To"
06 - Darkest Hour - "Sound The Surrender"
07 - Amon Amarth - "Cry Of The Blackbirds"
08 - The Acacia Strain - "Angry Mob Justice"
09 - The Number Twelve Looks Like You - "Like A Cat"
10 - Goatwhore - "Alchemy Of The Black Sun Cult"
11 - This Is Hell - "The Polygraph Cheaters"
12 - 2Cents - "The Wedding Dress"
13 - Kylesa - "Hollow Severer"
14 - Terror - "Lost' from 'Always The Hard Way"
15 - Misery Signals - "The Failsafe"
More info on the tour itself can be found at soundsoftheundergroundtour.com.
At All Cost and One Dead Three Wounded have booked the following summer run together:
June 08th San Antonio, TX - Rock Bottom Bar
June 09th Bridge City, TX - The Bridge City Skatepark
June 10th Metairie, LA - The High Ground
June 11th Tallahassee, FL - Beta Bar
June 13th West Palm Beach, FL - Ray's Downtown
June 15th Tampa, FL - The Orpheum
June 16th Jacksonville, FL - Thee Imperial
June 17th Augusta, GA - Sector 7G
June 19th Marietta, GA - Swayzes
June 20th Summerville, SC - The Studio
June 21st Winston-Salem, NC - Ziggy's
June 22nd Richmond, VA - Alley Katz
June 23rd Sterling, VA - Sterling Community Center
June 25th Baltimore, MD - Otto Bar (Feat. Dead Hearts)
June 26th Philadelphia, PA - First Unitarian Church (Feat. Dead Hearts)
June 27th Lemoyne, PA - Champion Ship (Feat. Dead Hearts)
June 28th New London, CT - El N Gee (Feat. Dead Hearts)
June 30th Washington, NJ - The Washington Theatre (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 01st Muncy, PA - The Ritz Theatre (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 02nd Poughkeepsie, NY - Club Crannel St. (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 03rd West Seneca, NY - Chuggers (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 05th Cleveland, OH - Pirates Cove (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 06th Mt. Clemens, MI - Hayloft Liquor Stand (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 07th Grand Rapids, MI - Skelletones (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 09th Arlington Heights, IL - Knights of Columbus (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 11th Mankato, MN - What's Up Lounge (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 13th La Crosse, WI - Warehouse (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 14th Omaha, NE - Sokol Underground (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 15th Wichita, KS - Eagles Lodge (Feat. Dead Hearts)
July 16th Jonesboro, AR - Guitdown Music Emporium
July 17th Ferdinad, IN - Huntingburg Conservation Club
July 18th Memphis, TN - The Complex
July 19th Little Rock, AR - Vino's
July 20th Fayetteville, AR - Fayetteville Music Hall
July 21st Claremore, OK - The Tree
At All Cost will release their new album "Circle Of Demons" through Century Media on July 31st.
Despised Icon recently discussed their new album "The Ills Of Modern Man", the possibility of a live DVD and more, you can check that out here.
The latest update over at Unearth's official website reveals that the band have tapped Seemless drummer Derek Kerswill to handle the drums from them for the next month and a half. You can check that out over at www.unearth.tv. Unearth have been without a permanent drummer since parting ways with Mike Justian last month.
Gene Hoglan of Strapping Young Lad previously filled in for the band to finish out their tour with Dimmu Borgir, Devildriver and Kataklysm.
Just For Fun
The upcoming multi-platform videogame "Rock Band", from "Guitar Hero"-franchise creators Harmonix, is now accepting open-submissions for songs to potentially be included in the game, which is due out in November. You can submit your choices here.
Pelican have rolled out some more US tour dates. Here's how they look:
July 01st Belfort, FRA - Eurockeennes Fesival
July 02nd Munich, GER - Feierwerk
July 03rd Saarbrucken, GER - Garage
July 04th Stuttgart, GER - Club Schocken
July 06th Evreux, FRA - EvreuxRock Dans Tous ses Etats Festival
July 08th Roskilde, DEN - Roskilde Festival
July 09th Hamburg, GER - Molotow Club
July 19th Cleveland, OH - Grog Shop (Feat. Priestbird)
July 20th Buffalo, NY - Mohawk Place (Feat. Priestbird)
July 21st Toronto, ON - Lees Palace (Feat. Priestbird, Nadja)
July 22nd Montreal, QC - Main Hall (Feat. Nadja)
July 23rd Cambridge, MA - The Middle East Downstairs (Feat. Priestbird, Clouds)
July 24th New York City, NY - Bowery Ballroom (Feat. Priestbird, Clouds)
July 25th Brooklyn, NY - Luna Lounge (Feat. Priestbird, Unearthly Trance)
July 26th Philadelphia, PA - First Unitarian Church (Feat. Priestbird, Your Black Star)
July 28th Washington, DC - The Black Cat (Feat. Priestbird, Your Black Star)
July 29th Richmond, VA - Alley Katz (Feat. Priestbird, Clouds)
August 16th Seattle, WA - Neumo's Crystal Ball Reading
H.I.M. are planning a September 18th North American release date for their new album "Venus Doom".
Machine Head have confirmed their overseas schedule for the summer, here's the dates:
June 07th Glasgow, UK - Carling Academy (Feat. Lamb Of God, Chimaira)
June 08th Belfast, IRE - Balmoral Hall (Feat. Killswitch Engage, Chimaira)
June 09th Donington, UK - Download
June 11th London, UK - Metal Hammer Awards (Feat. Lamb Of God, Dimmu Borgir)
June 13th Hamburg, GER - Docks (Feat. As I Lay Dying, Dew-Scented)
June 15th Nickelsdorf, AUT - Nova Rock
June 16th Biddinghuizen, NET - Fields of Rock
June 19th Milan, ITA - Live Music Club (Feat. Mastodon, Chimaira)
June 20th Rome, ITA - Olympic Stadium (Feat. Iron Maiden, Motorhead, Mastodon)
June 22nd Clisson, FRA - Hellfest
June 30th Gothenburg, SWE - Metaltown (Feat. Slayer, Mastodon, Stone Sour)
July 02nd Kristiansand, NOR - Quart Festival
July 05th Piestany, SLO - Hodokvas (Feat. Placebo, Korn)
July 07th Roskilde, DEN - Roskilde Festival
Evergreen Terrace have revealed the track listing for their new album "Wolfbiker", here's how it looks:
01 - "Bad Energy Troll"
02 - "High Tide Or No Tide"
03 - "Wolfbiker"
04 - "Chaney Can't Quite Riff Like Helmet's Page Hamilton"
05 - "Where There Is Fire We Will Carry Gasoline"
06 - "Rip This!"
07 - "Starter"
08 - "To The First Baptist Church Of Jacksonville"
09 - "Rolling Thunder Mental Illness"
10 - "The Damned"
The album is set to arrive in stores through High Impact/Metal Blade on July 24th.
Nile's new track "Papyrus Containing The Spell To Preserve Its Possessor Against Attacks From He Who Is In The Water" (for serious.) has been made available online over at www.ozzfest.com. The band will release their new album "Ithyphallic" on July 17th through Nuclear Blast.
The Bled have wrapped up recording their new album "The Silent Treatment with producer Brian McTernan (Hot Water Music, Snapcase) and are aiming for an early fall release date through Vagrant. More on that and the bands plans can be found here.
Darkest Hour's new track "Demon(s)" is now online and can be found here. It comes from the group's new album "Deliver Us", which is due out in stores through Victory on July 10th. In addition, the band have also relaunched their official website, www.darkesthour.cc.
Ephel Duath's upcoming "Pain Necessary To Know" remix album will now see a September 11th release date through Earache in North America.
Silent Civilian have posted the music video for their track "The Song Remains Un-Named" online here. The group are planning to hit the road again later this summer through the fall.
Stone Sour's video for their track "Made Of Scars" has made its way online and can be seen here. The band will be releasing a special edition CD/DVD version of their latest album "Come (What)ever May" through Roadrunner on June 26th.
Hellyeah have lined up some more headlining tour dates. They include:
July 06th Milwaukee, WI - Summerfest
July 07th Cedar Rapids, IA - Woody's Show Club
July 09th Blackfoot, ID - El Ray Events Center
July 10th Boise, ID - The Big Easy
July 11th Spokane, WA - The Big Easy
July 13th Reno, NV - Stoney's
July 14th Las Vegas, NV - House of Blues
July 16th San Diego, CA - House of Blues
Chiodos are planning a September 04th release date through Equal Vision for their new album "Bone Palace Ballet". The group are currently recording the effort in Kentucky with producer (Fear Before The March Of Flames, Gatsbys American Dream).
Baroness recently completed work on their Relapse Records debut, entitled "Red Album."
Recorded at the Jam Room in Columbia, SC with Phillip Cope (of Kylesa) and mastered by Scott Hull at Visceral Sound, the effort is scheduled for an early-September release. Advance song titles include: "The Birthing", "Wanderlust", "Teeth of a Cogwheel", "O'appalachia" and "Grad."
"Red Album" is the first Baroness recording to feature second guitarist Brian Blickle. The band is rounded out by Allen Blickle on drums, Summer Welch on bass, and John Baizley on guitar and vocals.