DREAMING DEAD: Dreams Within

While most young bands never end up leaving the local circuit, Los Angeles’ DREAMING DEAD broke out of the L.A. bubble with their sharp, DISSECTION-like metallics, dedication, and hard work. Led by talented frontwoman, Elizabeth Elliot, who’s both a vicious screamer and masterful shredder, DREAMING DEAD has already toured the U.S. in support of their debut album, Within One. Their perseverance continues to pay off as the band are currently on tour with NILE, IMMOLATION, and KRISIUN. Before the band hit the road, APESHIT spoke to Elizabeth to find out more about DREAMING DEAD and how they came to be.
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DREAMING DEAD Signs to Ibex Moon Records

Los Angeles, California-based death/thrash metal band DREAMING DEAD have signed to Ibex Moon Records and will release their debut album Within One on January 20th, 2009.

About the signing to Ibex Moon Records, lead singer/guitarist Elizabeth Schall comments, “We feel very proud to be a part of John McEntee‘s label roster, being that he himself comes from the well-known and respected underground death metal band INCANTATION. The fact that he believes in our musical efforts makes us feel that our continued sacrifices are not in vein, thus we shall continue pushing forward full speed ahead.”

Within One was co-produced by John Haddad and contains artwork/layout by artist Travis Smith.

The track listing is as follows:

1. “Stairs Into the Vortex
2. “Within One
3. “Putrid Is the Sky
4. “Shadows In the Dark
5. “Cursed
6. “War Machine
7. “Perpetual Pretext
8. “Manslaughter

October 10th, 2008 marks the start of DREAMING DEAD‘s U.S. tour, which includes dates with KATAKLYSM, DYING FETUS, KEEP OF KALESSIN, ELUVEITIE, ABYSMAL DAWN, DECREPIT BIRTH, ABIGAIL WILLIAMS, THE FACELESS and more.

“Makes sure to warm up those necks and we’ll see you in the pit!” says Schall.

The tour dates are:

Oct. 10 – Relax Bar – L.A., CA
Oct. 11 – Black Castle – L.A., CA
Oct. 12 – Key Club – Hollywood, CA
Oct. 13 – Metamusic Records – Santa Cruz, CA
Oct. 14 – The Metro – Oakland, CA
Oct. 15 – Monstros – Chico, CA
Oct. 16 – Samurai Duck – Eugene, OR
Oct. 17 – Hell’s Kitchen – Tacoma, WA
Oct. 18 – Mootsy’s – Spokane, WA
Oct. 19 – Sundance Saloon – Payette, ID
Oct. 20 – Club Vegas – SLC, UT
Oct. 21 – Cafe Cero – Denver, CO
Oct. 22 – The Pig – Independence, MO
Oct. 23 – Memphis on Main – Champaign, IL
Oct. 24 – Elva’s Fiest Club – South Bend, IN
Oct. 25 – The Ritz – Warren, MI
Oct. 28 – Rubber Gloves – Denton, TX
Oct. 29 – TWLU – Amarillo, TX
Oct. 30 – Code Red – Las Cruces, NM
Oct. 31 – Grumpus Room – Tucson, AZ