COLISEUM: Resign to Deathwish Inc.; Reissue of Debut Set

Coliseum - ColiseumLouisville, Kentucky’s COLISEUM have resigned to Deathwish Inc. and will have their self-titled debut reissued August 19, 2014.  Coliseum Deluxe Reissue will include their self titled debut album (out of print since 2006) paired with eight essential bonus tracks from their primordial years. Originally recorded by Jason Loewenstein of SEBADOH and now fully remixed by Joel Grind of TOXIC HOLOCAUST, the release also features new deluxe packaging, insightful liner notes, and cover artwork by John Baizley of BARONESS.

The Power of the Riff Festival: Set Times Announced and Info

The set times for this Sunday’s The Power of the Riff Festival at The Echo and Echoplex in Los Angeles have been announced…

Echo Stage:
SPIDER FEVER: 1:00pm-1:30pm
RATS EYES: 1:45pm-2:15pm
SEMEN SUNDAE: 2:30pm-3:00pm
THE FUCKING WRATH: 3:15pm-3:45pm
LECHEROUS GAZE: 4:00pm-4:45pm
NAILS: 5:00pm-5:45pm
EAGLE TWIN: 6:00pm-6:45pm
NIGHT HORSE: 7:00pm-7:45pm

Echoplex Stage:
RIGHTEOUS FOOL: 3:30pm-4:15pm
BLACK BREATH: 4:30pm-5:15pm
COLISEUM: 5:30pm-6:15pm
TRAP THEM: 6:30pm-7:15pm
FROM ASHES RISE: 8:00pm-8:45pm
REPULSION: 9pm-9:45pm
GOATSNAKE: 10:00pm-10:45pm
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY III: 11:00pm-12:00am

Also, Converse, who are sponsoring the event, will be giving away a free pair of shoes to the first 30 people through the door. There will also be a treasure hunt for an additional 15 pairs of Converse shoes. Clues will be on the back of the event schedule, which will be handed out at the door.

Doors open at noon. Once capacity is reached, it will be one in, one out. Ins and outs will be allowed before 6pm only. And of course RSVP does not guarantee entry.

RSVP now if you haven’t already!

The Power of the Riff Festival Comes to Los Angeles on August 8th; Free with RSVP

On Sunday, August 8th, a host of loud, riff-heavy bands will descend upon Los Angeles for The Power of the Riff Festival. Curated by Greg Anderson (Southern Lord) and Sam James Velde (NIGHT HORSE), The Power of the Riff Festival was assembled with the intent to blur the lines between Metal, Hardcore, Punk and Rock music.

Festival lineup:
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY III
GOATSNAKE
FROM ASHES RISE
REPULSION
COLISEUM
TRAP THEM
BLACK BREATH
NIGHT HORSE
EAGLE TWIN
EARLY GRAVES
NAILS
RIGHTEOUS FOOL
SEMEN SUNDAE
THE FUCKING WRATH
RATS EYES
SPIDER FEVER
*DJ sets throughout the day curated by Pete Majors (HARASSOR/Vacation Vinyl)

A record swap meet of local stores such as Vacation Vinyl, Origami Vinyl, and will also feature popup stores by Tee Pee Records, Southern Lord Recordings, and more.

Lastly, the fest will feature food trucks including Sweet Vindication, Grill Em All, Canters Deli, and more.

The all day, all ages event will take place at neighboring venues in Echo Park, The Echo and Echoplex, from 12pm-12am. Admission is free with RSVP!

RSVP Now!

Fine print:

  • RSVP is strictly required
  • Entry is not guaranteed
  • Lineup subject to change
  • No ins and outs after 5pm
  • Set times announced day of the show at Echoplex

(via City of Devils)

CONVERGE, THE RED CHORD, GENGHIS TRON to Embark on U.S. Tour

The first confirmed tour dates for the Lambs For Lions Tour 2K8 featuring CONVERGE, THE RED CHORD, and GENGHIS TRON have been announced. Select shows will also feature BARONESS and COLISEUM.

03/30: Worcester, MA @ The Palladium w/ BARONESS
04/01: NYC, NY @ The Blender Theatre @ Gramercy w/ BARONESS
04/03: Cleveland, OH @ Peabody’s Downunder w/ BARONESS
04/04: Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick w/ BARONESS
04/05: Chicago, IL @ Reggies Rock Club (2 Nights) w/ BARONESS
04/06: Chicago, IL @ Reggies Rock Club (2 Nights) w/ BARONESS
04/08: Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock Social Club w/ BARONESS
04/09: Sioux Falls, SD @ Nutty’s North w/ BARONESS
04/10: Iowa City, IA @ The Picador w/ BARONESS
04/11: Omaha, NE @ Sokol Underground w/ BARONESS
04/12: Lawrence, KS @ Bottleneck w/ BARONESS
04/13: Denver, CO @ Marquis Theatre w/ BARONESS
04/15: Boise, ID @ The Venue w/ BARONESS
04/16: Portland, OR @ Satyricon w/ BARONESS
04/18: Los Angeles, CA @ Knitting Factory w/ BARONESS
04/19: Pomona, CA @ Glasshouse w/ BARONESS
04/20: Tempe, AZ @ The Clubhouse Music Venue w/ BARONESS
04/22: Austin, TX @ Red 7 w/ COLISEUM
04/23: Dallas, TX @ The Door w/ COLISEUM
04/24: Houston, TX @ Red Room @ Meridian w/ COLISEUM
04/26: St. Petersburg, FL @ State Theatre w/ COLISEUM