Showing posts from March, 2012

COME ONE, COME ALL! The New Official Theatrical Poster for THE DEVIL'S CARNIVAL Revealed!

CENTER RING APPEARANCES BEING ANNOUNCED NEXT WEEK! -- Don’t miss the VIP Experience! Buy your tickets here: Get your tickets before they are gone! See below for all CONFIRMED cities and theaters showing THE DEVIL’S CARNIVAL:
4/5 – Los Angeles, CA @ Laemmle Royal Theatre ***SOLD OUT!*** 4/6 – Anaheim, CA @ The Ultraluxe Theater 4/7 – San Diego, CA @ Gaslamp Theater 4/8 – Scottsdale, AZ @ Scottsdale Ultrastar Pavilion 4/9 – Tucson, AZ @ Tucson Loft Cinema 4/11 – El Paso, TX @ El Paso Starplex 4/12 – Austin, TX @ Alamo South Lamar 4/13 – Houston, TX @ Alamo Drafthouse 4/14 – Dallas, TX @ Lakewood Theater 4/17 – Nashville, TN @ The Nashville Limelight 4/18 – Atlanta, GA @ The Plaza Theater 4/19 – Orlando, FL @ The Premiere Cinema 14 (at Fashion Square Mall) 4/20 – Tampa, FL @ The Tampa Pitcher Show 4/21 - Charlotte, NC @ The Neighborhood Theater 4/22 – Richmond, VA @ The Byrd 4/24 – Pittsburgh, PA @ The Hollywood Theater 4/25 – Baltimore, MD @ The Charles Theatre 4/26…

A LIFE ONCE LOST Announces June 2012 Tour Dates with Black Sheep Wall

A LIFE ONCE LOST Announces June 2012 Tour Dates with Black Sheep Wall

In the Studio this April to Record New Full-Length Album
Philadelphia, PA’s A LIFE ONCE LOST will head out on the road for a brief U.S. tour this summer after putting the finishing touches on their upcoming album. The tour kicks off on June 23rd in Richmond, VA, ending on June 29th in Pittsburgh, PA. The dates link up with California sludge metal outfit Black Sheep Wall’sfull U.S. headline tour.
A LIFE ONCE LOST recently booked studio time at Planet Red in Richmond, VA to record the long-awaited follow-up to their 2007 album, Iron Gag. Planet Red is owned and operated by producer Andreas Magnusson (The Black Dahlia MurderImpending Doom). The band will release the currently untitled new album with international label Season of Mist and the album art will be illustrated by Baltimore, MD based artist Brian Baker.

A LIFE ONCE LOST TOUR DATES W/ BLACK SHEEP WALL 6/23 – Richmond, VA @ Kingdom 6/24 – Washington, DC @ DC9 6/…

SLASH: Releases Special Video And Song To Raise Awareness For Homeless Youth; Star-Studded Video For “Gotten” Premieres Today

SLASH, the iconic, Grammy-winning rock guitarist and songwriter, is releasing a special video and song to raise awareness for the plight of homeless youth in Los Angeles. Fans can make a donation to the Los Angeles Youth Network (LAYN) by downloading the song--a special mix of “Gotten,” with Adam Levine of Maroon 5 on vocals,from SLASH’s previous 2010 debut solo album. A comprehensive nonprofit organization, LAYN provides for more than 10,000 runaway and homeless youth on the streets of Los Angeles every night, with emergency shelter and group homes for those 12-17 years old and long term transitional housing for young adults 18-24. The goal is to keep these often neglected, abused and homeless youth off the street and provide them with the basic necessities of life such as safety, food, shelter, counseling and supportive services.
To watch, donate and download “Gotten,” click here: To donate directly to the Los Angeles Youth Network:…

RIOT FEST: Expands To Three Days July, 19, 20, 21




In 2011, RIOT FEST had a successful east coast expansion to Philadelphia. This July, the music extravaganza which celebrates rock, indie,punk and underground artists from every era will return to Philadelphia as a three-dayeventThursday, July 19, Friday, July 20 and Saturday, July 21.

The line-up for Thursday, July 19 includes the newly reunited REFUSED as well as THE PROMISE RING, AUGUST BURNS RED, OFF!, GAMEFACE, BOY SETS FIRE, HIRS and more artists to come. Individual tickets and early-bird three-day festival tickets are available for purchase starting Friday, March 30 at 12:00pm EST. For individual tickets visit for early-bird three-day tickets: Expect the…



“PaganFest: America Part III” featuring TURISAS begins this week; three special PaganFest contests launched

Battle metal titans TURISAS will be heading back to North America on March 29th for "PaganFest: America Part III" presented by Guitar World, Full Metal Jackie, and Metal Injection-- the band's first-ever US headlining run! Joining the Finnish sextet on their triumphant return to the States is a gathering of bands from across the world: Scotland's ALESTORM, Russia's ARKONA, and the US's very own HUNTRESS.

To coincide with the tour beginning this week, three special PaganFest contests have been launched: one from Decibel, one from Metal, and one from tour sponsor Full Metal Jackie (all three contests feature autographed CD and t-shirt packs from all of the bands on the bill). Follow the links below to submit your entry to win:

Decibel Magazine:
Metal Sucks:
Full Metal Jackie: htt…

THE SAFETY FIRE releases video for “Floods Of Colour” on Guitar; new digital single for “Floods Of Colour” now available on

THE SAFETY FIRE has pushed the boundaries of the ever-growing British progressive music scene since their inception in 2006, but now the band is finally ready to release their first full-length album, Grind The Ocean, on April 9th in the UK and April 10th in North America! In anticipation of this release, THE SAFETY FIRE has now premiered a new video for the track "Floods Of Colour". To watch the video and to read an exclusive interview with guitarist Derya "Dez" Nagle, head over to Guitar

A new digital single for "Floods Of Colour" is also available on Amazon with the album version as well as the radio edit of the track. Download your copy now here:

For fans that can't wait for Grind The Ocean's release, THE SAFETY FIRE recently posted a new single, "Circassian Beauties", wh…

BORKNAGAR releases new album, “Urd”, today; new song, “Frostrite”, now available

BORKNAGAR's highly anticipated new album, Urd , is out now in Europe and North America! Having recently been voted "album of the month" in the current issues of Germany's Metal Hammer Magazine as well as Norway's Scream Magazine, the band would like to celebrate Urd's release by presenting another new song off the album, "Frostrite". To listen to "Frostrite", featuring the returned ICS Vortex (ARCTURUS, ex-DIMMU BORGIR) on main vocals, please visit the band's official Facebook profile and "like" to reveal this new track:

"Roots", BORKNAGAR's first single off their new album, can be heard here. The album's artwork was designed by Brazilian artist Marcelo Vasco (, who has not only already worked on the band's previous Universal release, but also with artists such as SOULFLY, BELPHEGOR, EINHERJER, and KEEP OF KALESSIN. Jens Bogren h…

3 INCHES OF BLOOD's New Album Available Today; Band Reveals 3rd Studio Webisode

3 INCHES OF BLOOD New Album 'Long Live Heavy Metal' is Available Today;
Band Reveals 3rd Studio Webisode

"...the greatest named vocalist in metal history..." - Decibel Magazine

"...good, honest, melodic heavy metal." - MSN

"Vancouver veterans 3 Inches of Blood are today's Iron Maiden." - Austin Chronicle

"All in all, 3 Inches Of Blood's new album is fucking fantastic, and will give fans of traditional heavy metal plenty of reason to rejoice." - Metal Assault (10/10)

Keeping traditional metal alive, Canada's 3 INCHES OF BLOOD's new album Long Live Heavy Metal is available today. Produced by Terry "Sho" Murray [City of Fire, Exhibitionists], the astounding twelve-track achievement offers an explosion of sound, setting new standards for the genre. 3 INCHES OF BLOOD has also revealed their 3rd webisode. Taken while in the studio recording Long Live Heavy Metal, this video focuses on the vocal work of t…


OTHERWISE Premieres Music Video for "Soldiers" with