SEPULTURA Announce North American Headlining Tour

Brazil’s SEPULTURA have announced a North American headlining tour in support of their forthcoming Nuclear Blast debut. The tour will take place throughout April and May and feature a rotating array of support from BELPHEGOR (4/18/11-5/22/11), KEEP OF KALESSIN, HATE, NEURAXIS, BONDED BY BLOOD, NEVERMORE (5/23/11-5/31/11), and D.R.I. (5/7/11, 5/8/11 only).

Dates as follows (at the time of this post):
04/18/11 The Opera House – Toronto, ON – CANADA
04/19/11 Imperial de Quebec – Quebec City, QC – CANADA
04/20/11 Club Soda – Montreal, QC – CANADA
04/22/11 The Palladium – Worcester, MA
04/23/11 Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ
04/24/11 The Trocadero – Philadelphia, PA
04/25/11 The Gramercy Theatre – New York, NY
04/26/11 Tremont Music Hall – Charlotte, NC
04/27/11 The Club at Firestone – Orlando, FL
04/28/11 Culture Room – Ft. Lauderdale, FL
04/29/11 The Masquerade – Atlanta, GA
05/01/11 Clicks – Tyler, TX
05/02/11 Scout Bar – Houston, TX
05/03/11 Trees – Dallas, TX
05/05/11 Jake’s – Lubbock, TX
05/06/11 Sunshine Theater – Albuquerque, NM
05/07/11 The Clubhouse – Tempe, AZ (w/ D.R.I.)
05/08/11 Club DV8 – Tucson, AZ (w/ D.R.I.)
05/09/11 House of Blues – San Diego, CA
05/10/11 The Knitting Factory – Reno, NV
05/11/11 The Grand Ballroom at Regency Center – San Francisco, CA
05/12/11 Hawthorne Theater – Portland, OR
05/13/11 El Corazon – Seattle, WA
05/14/11 The Knitting Factory – Spokane, WA
05/16/11 Gothic Theater – Englewood, CO
05/18/11 Station 4 – St. Paul, MN
05/19/11 Reggies Rock Club – Chicago, IL
05/20/11 Blondie’s – Detroit, MI
05/21/11 Montage Music Hall – Rochester, NY
05/22/11 Peabody’s – Cleveland, OH
05/23/11 Expo Five – Louisville, KY
05/24/11 The Rave – Milwaukee, WI
05/26/11 The Zoo – Winnipeg, MB – CANADA
05/27/11 The Exchange – Regina, SK – CANADA
05/28/11 Dickens – Calgary, AB – CANADA
05/29/11 Starlite Room – Edmonton, AB – CANADA
05/31/11 Rickshaw Theater – Vancouver, BC – CANADA

Special VIP tickets that include a pre-show meet-and-greet are available now through EnterTheVault.com through December 28th, at which time they go on sale through all other ticketing systems.

Visit the band’s websites for all up-to-date touring information:
www.sepultura.com
www.myspace.com/sepultura

EARLY MAN @ Three Clubs, Hollywood, CA (7/31/10)

Last night, thrash fiends EARLY MAN tore it up at the tiny Three Clubs in Hollywood (with black metallers, VALDUR, and the female-fronted HUNTRESS). The free show was packed to the gills as EARLY MAN ripped through an energtic set that included a news songs from their recently released Death Potion album.

Check out some photos of EARLY MAN from last night’s action:

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Go see them when they hit your town. They are touring the states with EVILE and BONDED BY BLOOD.  Head over to EARLY MAN‘s MySpace Page for tour dates: http://www.myspace.com/earlyman

EXODUS Announce Two Record Release Shows

Bay Area thrash veterans EXODUS will be playing two album release shows with HEATHEN in Los Angeles and San Francisco this June:

Friday, June 11th – Los Angeles @ Key Club with HEATHEN, BONDED BY BLOOD, plus two local openers

Tickets go on sale 4/17

Saturday, June 12th – San Francisco @ Slim’s with HEATHEN, ANVIL CHORUS, and PASSIVE AGGRESSIVE

Tickets go on sale 4/18

EXODUSExhibit B: The Human Condition will be released in North America on May 18th.

Thrasho De Mayo IV Lineup Announced

This year’s Thrasho De Mayo IV is set to take place May 1st at the Knitting Factory in Hollywood, CA.  The latest installment of the thrash-fest will mark the North American live debut of German thrash legends, EXUMER. Here’s the full lineup:

Main Stage:
EXUMER
MERCILESS DEATH
FUELED BY FIRE
SAKRIFICER
SAVAGE SKULL
DIAMOND PLATE
MORTRUM

Front Stage:
BONDED BY BLOOD
WITCHAVEN
EXMORTUS
ARMORED ASSASSIN
VINDICATOR
HEXEN
DISMANTEL

Tickets are on sale now at Ticketweb.com, or through the Knitting Factory box office. For more information visit www.churchofthe8thday.com.

Check out video footage of FUELED BY FIRE at Thrasho De Mayo I