MARDUK, 1349, WITHERED, WEAPON June 2012 Tour in Progress

MARDUK, 1349, WITHERED, and WEAPON are currently on a North American tour throughout the month.  Tour dates can be found at MARDUK‘s official website.

MARDUK will be releasing their 12th studio album, Serpent Sermon, today in North America.

In related news, the band’s new video for “Souls For Belial” below:

 

Metal Swim: Free Compilation of Rare, Unreleased Metal Courtesy of Adult Swim and Scion A/V

Adult Swim, the home of DETHKLOK and Metalocalypse, and Scion A/V, who have been responsible for a wave of metal fests and free shows, have come together to bring you Metal Swim, a collection of 16 rare or unreleased metal. The album is free to download and features the following tracks:

DEATH ANGEL – “Truce”
SKELETONWITCH – “Bringers of Death”
TORCHE – “Arrowhead”
LUDICRA – “Path of Ash”
KYLESA – “Forsaken”
BLACK TUSK – “Fatal Kiss”
RED FANG – “Hank is Dead”
BLACK COBRA – “Frozen Night”
SAVIOURS – “Dixie Dieway”
WITCH MOUNTAIN – “Veil of the Forgotten”
ISIS – “Pliable Foe”
JESU – “Dethroned”
PELICAN – “Inch Above Sand”
ZOROASTER – “Witch Hammer”
WITHERED – “Extinguished With the Misery”
BORIS – “Luna”

Visit the Metal Swim site to download the free album and view interviews and performance footage from past Scion Rock Fests: http://www.adultswim.com/promos/201009_scion/index.html

EYEHATEGOD: US Tour Dates Announced

New Orleans, Louisiana sludge metal icons EYEHATEGOD are proud to announce their long-anticipated US tour beginning in June, following an appearances at this year’s edition of the Maryland Deathfest. The 18-date trek begins at Blackbooth in Orlando, Florida on June 3 and will rage through 16 more cities before coming to a close in Chicago, Illinois at the Empty Bottle (where they play two nights). Support will come primarily from psychedelic black metallers NACHTMYSTIUM (from June 4 – 15) but will also feature a rotating roster of crushing openers throughout the tour including BRUTAL TRUTH, WITHERED, BLACK ANVIL, TOMBS, HOWL, THE ATLAS MOTH, BLACK TUSK and STRONG INTENTION (visit http://tinyurl.com/yjd3f6u for specifics).

EYEHATEGOD US Tour 2010:

6/03/2010 Backbooth – Orlando, FL
6/04/2010 Ground Zero – Spartanburg, SC **
6/05/2010 Volume 11 – Raleigh, NC
6/06/2010 Headliners – Louisville, KY
6/07/2010 Fubar – St Louis, MO
6/08/2010 Muse – Nashville, TN
6/09/2010 Alley Katz – Richmond, VA
6/10/2010 Krug’s – Frederick, MD
6/11/2010 Unitarian Church – Philadelphia, PA
6/12/2010 Europa – Brooklyn, NY
6/13/2010 Club Hall – Providence, RI
6/14/2010 Daniel St – Milford, CT
6/15/2010 Rocko’s – Manchester, NH
6/16/2010 Big Jar – Rochester, NY
6/17/2010 Now That’s Class – Cleveland, OH
6/18/2010 Blondie’s Detroit, MI
6/19/2010 Empty Bottle – Chicago, IL
6/20/2010 Empty Bottle – Chicago, IL

** VIP package available; 50 tickets are available for $40 and will include sound check access, BBQ, meet & greet with the band + a signed poster.

MARDUK Announce U.S. Tour Dates; Full Makeup Tour to Follow

Sweden’s MARDUK have announced a few U.S. shows following their last minute withdrawal from the Blackenedfest with MAYHEM due to visa issues.  These makeup dates will feature support from WITHERED and BLACK ANVIL.

MARDUK guitarist Morgan Håkansson commented: “We are excited to finally be over in the states and do these shows after all the problems with the visas. The three shows in August are just the start. We are preparing for a full tour in the winter that will cover all the areas we missed on Blackenedfest. Please join us as we raise the Banner Of The Wolf!”

Confirmed dates thus far are below.  Expect more dates to be announced soon.
8/12/2009 Sonar – Baltimore, MD
8/13/2009 Johnny Brenda’s – Philadelphia, PA
8/15/2009 Gramercy Threatre – New York, NY also w/ TOMBS

Visit the band’s official website for all the latest tour info and where to buy tickets: http://www.marduk.nu

Last month, MARDUK began recording their eleventh album. The album is expected to be released by years’ end via Regain Records.

Blackenedfest: MAYHEM, MARDUK, CEPHALIC CARNAGE, CATTLE DECAPITATION, WITHERED

Blackenedfest has been announced for North America and will feature MAYHEM, MARDUK, CEPHALIC CARNAGE, CATTLE DECAPITATION, and WITHERED. The tour kicks off May 21st in New York.

Tour dates as follows:
May 21 – New York, NY – The Fillmore at Irving Plaza
May 22 – Baltimore, MD – Sonar (Maryland Deathfest)
May 23 – Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
May 24 – Orlando, FL – Club Firestone
May 26 – Houston, TX – Numbers
May 27 – San Antonio, TX – White Rabbit
May 29 – Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theater
May 30 – Tempe, AZ – Clubhouse
May 31 – San Diego, CA – House Of Blues
Jun. 02 – Hollywood, CA – House Of Blues
Jun. 03 – San Francisco, CA – DNA
Jun. 04 – Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theatre
Jun. 05 – Seattle, WA – Studio Seven
Jun. 06 – Boise, ID – Knitting Factory Concert House
Jun. 07 – Denver, CO – Gothic Theater
Jun. 09 – St Paul, MN – Station 4
Jun. 11 – Chicago, IL – House Of Blues
Jun. 12 – Cleveland, OH – Peabody’s
Jun. 13 – Detroit, MI – The Majestic Theater
Jun. 14 – Toronto, ON – The Opera House
Jun. 15 – Montreal, QC – Les Foufounes Electriques

Visit the Blackenedfest MySpace page for updated info: http://www.myspace.com/blackenedfest

TODAY IS THE DAY, WITHERED to Play Free Scion Metal Show in LA

Fresh off an 18-country headlining tour of Europe and a 7-week headlining tour of the US, TODAY IS THE DAY will be making a special live appearance at the Scion Metal Show, August 4 at The Echo in Los Angeles, sponsored by Scion and Vice Magazine.

Also featuring a live appearance by WITHERED, the show is free to those who RSVP, here:

www.scion.com/metalshow

TODAY IS THE DAY‘s eighth studio album, Axis of Eden, was released in fall 2007 on TITD frontman Steve Austin‘s own label, SuperNova Records.

Also out now on SuperNova Records are reissues of two groundbreaking TITD titles from the mid-90’s: SuperNova and Today Is The Day.

WATAIN to Return to U.S. with WITHERED, BOOK OF BLACK EARTH

Sweden’s WATAIN will headline the Black Metal Magic Tour 2008 this October with support from WITHERED and BOOK OF BLACK EARTH.

Tour dates:
10/03/2008 The Opera House – Toronto, ON
10/04/2008 Katacombes – Montreal, QC
10/07/2008 The Middle East – Boston, MA
10/08/2008 Knitting Factory – New York, NY
10/09/2008 31st St Pub – Pittsburgh, PA
10/10/2008 Peabody’s – Cleveland, OH
10/11/2008 Reggie’s Rock Club – Chicago, IL
10/12/2008 Vaudeville Mews – Des Moines, IA
10/13/2008 Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom – Denver, CO
10/14/2008 Urban Lounge – Salt Lake City, UT
10/15/2008 Studio Seven – Seattle, WA
10/16/2008 Rotture – Portland, OR
10/17/2008 The Metro – Oakland, CA
10/18/2008 Knitting Factory – Hollywood, CA
10/19/2008 Jumping Turtle – San Marcos, CA
10/20/2008 The Sets – Tempe, AZ
10/21/2008 Gator’s – Farmington, NM
10/23/2008 Reno’s Chop Shop – Dallas, TX
10/24/2008 Mario’s Ballroom – Victoria, TX w/Ritual Killer
10/25/2008 Red 7 – Austin, TX w/Ritual Killer
10/26/2008 Red Dragon – New Orleans, LA w/Ritual Killer
10/28/2008 Brass Mug – Tampa, FL
10/29/2008 Masquerade – Atlanta, GA
10/31/2008 Jaxx – Springfield, VA
11/01/2008 Sterling Hotel – Allentown, PA

THE OCEAN Announce North America Summer Headlining Tour

Germany’s THE OCEAN have announced that they will touring North America for the first time starting off on May 21. The band will be playing with several bands on the tour, including LAIR OF THE MINOTAUR, KYLESA, and INTRONAUT.

Here is what the band had to say:

“We will come over to the US and Canada in May / June for a full North American headlining tour! Oh yes, baby.

“It’s not easy for European metal bands to tour in North America and we’ve been wanting to get over there for a long time, so we’re very happy that the extremely positive feedback that Precambrian has received in Canada and the US finally makes it possible now.”

Tour dates:

05/21 Toronto, ON Wreck Room w/ CATAMENIA
05/22 St Catharines, ON L3 Nightclub
05/23 Montreal, QC Lambi

THE OCEAN / KYLESA co-headline w/ LAIR OF THE MINOTAUR, and WITHERED

05/24 Boston, MA Church Of Boston
05/25 Wallingford, CT Cherry Street Station
05/26 New York, NY Knitting Factory
05/27 Cleveland, OH Peabody’s
05/28 Chicago, IL Reggie’s Rock Club
05/29 Covington, KY Mad Hatter
05/30 Charlotte, NC Tremont Music Hall
05/31 Atlanta, GA The Masquerade

THE OCEAN / KYLESA co-headline w/ LAIR OF THE MINOTAUR

06/01 Orlando, FL Back Booth
06/02 Tampa, FL Brass Mug
06/03 Tallahassee, FL The Beta Bar

THE OCEAN
w/ LAIR OF THE MINOTAUR

06/04 Metairie, LA The High Ground

THE OCEAN
w/ THE DESTRO, LAIR OF THE MINOTAUR

06/05 Houston, TX TBA
06/06 Austin, TX Red 7
06/07 Denton, TX Rubber Gloves
06/08 San Antonio, TX Rock Bottom

THE OCEAN w/ LAIR OF THE MINOTAUR

06/10 El Paso, TX Chic’s
06/11 Farmington, NM Gator’s

THE OCEAN w/ LAIR OF THE MINOTAUR and INTRONAUT

06/12 Tempe, AZ Clubhouse
06/13 Fresno, CA Audie’s Olympic
06/14 San Francisco, CA Annie’s Social Club
06/15 San Marcos, CA Jumping Turtle
06/16 San Luis Obispo, CA Downtown Brew
06/17 Hollywood, CA Knitting Factory

MAYHEM Announces the Deconsecrate the States 2007 Tour

For the first time in 6 years, and quite possibly the very last, MAYHEM’s Deconsecrate the States Tour 2007 is sure to be the hottest on record.

Their long awaited new Ordo Ad Chao album and tour feature the return of vocalist Attila Csihar, who sang on the band’s pinnacle album, De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas. Attila has never before performed on US soil as a MAYHEM member, which makes this tour the closest North America will ever have of witnessing the classic MAYHEM line-up.

Here the tour dates:
July 16th – DNA Lounge, San Francisco, CA
July 17th – Galaxy Club – Santa Ana, CA
July 18th – Key Club – Los Angeles, CA
July 20th – Studio Seven – Seattle, WA
July 22nd – Joe’s – Chicago, IL
July 23rd – BB Kings – New York, NY
July 24th – Jaxx – Springfield, VA
July 25th – The Sterling Hotel – Allentown, PA

Check your local listings for support acts which will include NACHTMYSTIUM, SIGH, TODAY IS THE DAY, INTRONAUT, WITHERED, AMBER ASYLUM, LUDICRA, CREMATORIUM, NOVEMBER’S DOOM, MOUTH OF ARCHITECT, and DEKAPITATOR.

DISMEMBER and ENTOMBED to Team Up For Tour Dates

DISMEMBER will hit the US for their first tour in years. Beginning September 30, the band will headline alongside GRAVE, VITAL REMAINS, DEMIRICOUS and WITHERED for an East Coast/Midwest run. The band will return alongside US labelmates ENTOMBED and GRAVE for shows in December. ENTOMBED‘s new EP, When In Sodom, will see its awaited American release on November 14.

DISMEMBER w/VITAL REMAINS, GRAVE, DEMIRICOUS & WITHERED:
09/30/06 Mark’s Showplace/Bedford, NH
10/01/06 Bb Kings/New York, NY
10/02/06 Jaxx Nite Club/Springfield, VA
10/04/06 Culture Room/Ft. Lauderdale, FL
10/05/06 State Theater/St. Petersburg, FL
10/06/06 Swayze’s/Marietta, GA
10/07/06 Creepy Crawl/St. Louis, MO
10/08/06 House Of Rock/Eau Claire, WI
10/09/06 Station 4/St. Paul, MN
10/10/06 Abbey Pub/Chicago, IL
10/11/06 Agora Ballroom/Cleveland, OH
10/12/06 Backstreet Billiards/Saratoga Springs, NY
10/13/06 Middle East/Cambridge, MA
10/14/06 Medley/Montreal, QU

DISMEMBER w/ENTOMBED & GRAVE:
12/01/06 Knitting Factory/Hollywood, CA
12/02/06 Pound/San Francisco, CA
12/04/06 Rock N Roll Pizza/Portland, OR
12/06/06 Studio Seven/Seattle, WA
12/09/06 Hubba’s/Denver, CO
12/10/06 Launch Pad/Albuquerque, NM
12/12/06 Chic’s/El Paso, TX
12/13/06 Clubhouse/Tempe, AZ
12/14/06 Forum/Mexicali, Mexico
12/15/06 Showcase Theater/Corona, CA
12/16/06 Jumping Turtle/San Marcos, CA

More dates for December are expected.