Ghoul, Fireburn & War Bison West Coast Tour Announced

Ghoul‘s ‘Weapons Of Mosh Destruction 4 Tour‘ will commence in August with Fireburn (Nails, ex-Bad Brains) and War Bisonas support. Below’s where the trek will hit:

08/08 Fresno, CA – Strummers
08/09 Phoenix, AZ – Club Red
08/10 Anaheim, CA – Chain Reaction
08/11 Los Angeles, CA 1720
08/12 Santa Barbara, CA – Velvet Jones
08/13 Santa Cruz, CA – Catalyst Atrium
08/14 Arcata, CA – Ramparts Skate Park
08/15 Sacramento, CA – Holy Diver
08/16 San Francisco, CA – Slim’s

Says Ghoul‘s Digestor:

“Once again, Ghoul travels to your wretched backwater of a country to maim, kill, and otherwise inconvenience your most pathetic citizens! We’re happy to announce that we’ll be joined by hardcore super group Fireburn and Bay Area up-and-comers War Bison, who promise to help us carry out the fourth installment of the Weapons Of Mosh Destruction™ tour franchise; a business enterprise designed to impoverish entire towns and leave no trust fund standing! Wear a helmet!”

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Within The Ruins Debuts New Video “Incomplete Harmony” From Latest Album “Halfway Human”

Following yesterday’s announcement of its North American headlining tour with Aversions Crown and Currents, Within The Ruins debuts a new video for “Incomplete Harmony”, taken from the band’s latest album “Halfway Human”, out in stores now via eOne.

Check out now “Incomplete Harmony” below.

Check out all dates of the upcoming tour with Aversions Crown and Currents below:

10/19 Hartfrod, CT – Webster Underground
10/20 Amityville, NY – Amityville Music Hall
10/21 Trenton, NJ – Championship
10/22 Fayetteville, NC – Drunk Horse
10/23 Spartanburg, SC – Ground Zero
10/24 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
10/25 Orlando, FL – Backbooth
10/27 Fort Worth, TX – Tomcats West
10/28 Austin, TX – Come And Take It Live
10/29 Houston, TX – Walters Downtown
10/30 Lubbock, TX – Backstage
11/01 Mesa, AZ – The Underground
11/02 Henderson, NV – Eagle Aerie Hall
11/03 Anaheim, CA – Chain Reaction
11/05 West Hollywood, CA – The Whisky
11/06 Santa Cruz, CA – Catalyst Atrium
11/07 San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge
11/08 Reno, NV – Jub Jub’s
11/10 Portland, OR – Analog Theater
11/11 Seattle, WA – Studio Seven
11/12 Spokane, WA – The Pinnacle
11/15 Denver, CO – Marquis Theatre
11/17 Minneapolis, MN – Triple Rock Social
11/18 Berwyn, IL – The Wire
11/19 Lakewood, OH – The Foundry
11/20 Detroit, MI – The Shelter
11/21 Pittsburgh, PA – Cattivo
11/22 Rochester, NY – Photo City
11/23 Toronto, ON – Hard Luck Bar
11/25 Easton, PA – One Centre Square
11/26 Philadelphia, PA – Voltage Lounge

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Exalt Releases “Worship” Music Video

Following a full album stream, Exalt just released a music video off new release “The Shape You Took Before The Ache.” Check out the “Worship” clip below.

The album was released last week on Good Fight Music in the U.X. and on New Damage Records throughout the rest of the world. It was produced by Pete Grossman and Andy Nelson at Bricktop Recording (Weekend Nachos) and mastered by Brad Boatright (Nails, Integrity). You can catch Exalt live supporting the album:

Oct 5 – Brooklyn, NY @ Saint Vitus
Oct 6 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Smiling Moose
Oct 7 – Valparaiso, IN @ Big Shots
Oct 8 – Des Moines, IA @ Vaudeville Mews
Oct 9 – Denver, CO @ Marquis Theatre
Oct 11 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Metro Bar
Oct 12 – Boise, ID @ Shredder
Oct 13 – Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
Oct 14 – Vancouver, BC @ The Astoria
Oct 15 – Portland, OR @ Panic Room
Oct 16 – Santa Cruz, CA @ Catalyst Atrium
Oct 18 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo
Oct 19 – San Diego, CA @ Brick by Brick
Oct 21 – Dallas, TX @ So What Fest
Oct 22 – Austin, TX @ Texas Revolution Fest
Oct 24 – St Louis, MO @ Fubar
Oct 25 – Cincinnati, OH @ Northside Yacht

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Exalt Posts Entire New Album “The Shape You Took Before the Ache”

Canada’s Exalt today presents new album “The Shape You Took Before the Ache” in full – listen in via the SoundCloud player below.

Out this Friday, September 9th on Good Fight Music in the U.S. and New Damage Records throughout the rest of the world, “The Shape You Took Before the Ache” is cavemen-heavy hardcore. It was produced by Pete Grossman and Andy Nelson at Bricktop Recording (Harm’s Way, Weekend Nachos) and mastered by Brad Boatright at Audiosiege (Nails, Ringworm).

Vocalist Tyler Brand says the album is “something different, not only for us, but for the scene we have surrounded ourselves in.”

Exalt hits the road in October with Ringworm. Dates are as follows:

Oct 5 – Brooklyn, NY @ Saint Vitus
Oct 6 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Smiling Moose
Oct 7 – Valparaiso, IN @ Big Shots
Oct 8 – Des Moines, IA @ Vaudeville Mews
Oct 9 – Denver, CO @ Marquis Theatre
Oct 11 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Metro Bar
Oct 12 – Boise, ID @ Shredder
Oct 13 – Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
Oct 14 – Vancouver, BC @ The Astoria
Oct 15 – Portland, OR @ Panic Room
Oct 16 – Santa Cruz, CA @ Catalyst Atrium
Oct 18 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo
Oct 19 – San Diego, CA @ Brick by Brick
Oct 21 – Dallas, TX @ So What Fest
Oct 22 – Austin, TX @ Texas Revolution Fest
Oct 24 – St Louis, MO @ Fubar
Oct 25 – Cincinnati, OH @ Northside Yacht

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Ringworm Announces New Tour Dates With Exalt

Hot off the release of new album “Snake Church” (streaming here), Cleveland metal/hardcore group Ringworm just announced a headlining U.S. tour with Ontario metallic hardcore four-piece Exalt (additional guests TBA soon).

The tour will see the bands tearing through the U.S. from coast to coast over the course of three weeks beginning this October 5th in Brooklyn. Check out a full itinerary below.

Additionally, Ringworm will be embarking on a run of European dates with Hierophant and Noisem this coming December. The band has also been confirmed for So What Fest in Dallas and Texas Revolution Fest in Austin (alongside labelmates Incantation).

***All Dates With Exalt***
Oct 05 Brooklyn, NY Saint Vitus
Oct 06 Pittsburgh, PA Smiling Moose
Oct 07 Valpairaiso, IN Big Shots
Oct 08 Des Moines, IA Vaudeville Mews
Oct 09 Denver, CO Marquis Theatre
Oct 11 Salt Lake City, UT Metro Bar
Oct 12 Boise, ID Shredder
Oct 13 Seattle, WA El Corazon
Oct 14 Vancouver, BC Astoria
Oct 15 Portland, OR Panic Room
Oct 16 Santa Cruz, CA Catalyst Atrium
Oct 18 Los Angeles, CA The Echo
Oct 19 San Diego, CA Brick By Brick
Oct 21 Dallas, TX So What Fest
Oct 22 Austin, TX Texas Revolution Fest
Oct 24 St Louis, MO Fubar
Oct 25 Cincinnati, OH Northside Yacht

***All Dates With Hierophant and Noisem***
Nov 19 Roeselare, BE De verlichte Geest
Nov 21 Nantes, FR Scene Michelet
Nov 22 Montpelier, FR Secret Place
Nov 24 Zurich, CH Werk21
Nov 25 Liege, BE Reflektor Club
Nov 26 Rotterdam, NL Baroeg
Nov 27 Drachten, NL Iduna
Nov 30 Bydgoszcz, PL Estrada
Dec 2 Hamburg, DE Indra
Dec 3 Duisburg, DE JUZ St. Peter

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Battalion Of Saints Kicking Off Tour, Announces New March Shows

The notorious West Coast punk icons from Battalion Of Saints this week announce an upcoming headlining U.S. tour set for March just as the band prepares to hit the West Coast on a separate headlining run this weekend.

In conjunction with the release of a self-titled 7″ EP, Battalion Of Saints will return to the road with a six-city tour beginning in Bakersfield this Saturday, January 9th. Full dates are available below.

The band will also take these damaging tunes out to audiences across the country on a wider scale in the coming weeks, as a newly-booked headlining tour is announced today. Consuming nearly the entire month of March, from the 1st through the 24th Battalion Of Saints will storm across the country on a counter-clockwise warpath, the band to be joined by Orange County grindcore pack, Phobia, and Los Angeles punks, Nomads.

S/T by Battalion of Saints

w/ Scalped:
1/09/2015 Babylon – Bakersfield, CA
1/10/2016 Catalyst Atrium – Santa Cruz, CA
1/11/2016 Old Nicks – Eugene, OR
1/12/2016 Highline – Seattle, WA
1/13/2016 Ash St – Portland, OR
1/14/2016 Press Club – Sacramento, CA

w/ Phobia, Nomads:
3/01/2016 The Echo – Los Angeles, CA
3/02/2016 Til Two Club – San Diego, CA
3/03/2016 The Nile – Mesa, AZ
3/05/2016 Red Blood Club – Dallas, TX
3/06/2016 Sidewinders – Austin, TX
3/07/2016 Walters – Houston, TX
3/08/2016 Siberia – New Orleans, LA
3/09/2016 Masquerade – Atlanta, GA
3/10/2016 Crowbar – Tampa, FL
3/11/2016 Churchills – Miami, FL
3/12/2016 Burro Bar – Jacksonville, FL
3/14/2016 Strange Matter – Richmond, VA
3/15/2016 The Acheron – Brooklyn, NY
3/16/2016 Great Scott – Boston, MA
3/17/2016 Boot And Saddle – Philadelphia, PA
3/18/2016 Now That’s Class – Cleveland, OH
3/19/2016 Reggies – Chicago, IL
3/20/2016 Triple Rock Social Club – Minneapolis, MN
3/22/2016 Moon Room – Denver, CO
3/23/2016 Metro Bar – Salt Lake City, UT
3/24/2016 Divebar – Las Vegas, NV

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Poison Idea Gearing Up For New U.S. Tour Dates

Hardcore punk group Poison Idea is preparing for vicious live assaults on opposing coasts of North America flanking the turn of the year, with a West Coast tour about to begin next week, and an East Coast run now confirmed for February.

Poison Idea returned to full-time deployment in 2015 with the triumphant release of brutalizing new studio full-length, “Confuse & Conquer,” which was unveiled by Southern Lord in April.

12/11/2015 Shea’s Tavern – Reno, NV
12/12/2015 Thee Parkside – San Francisco, CA
12/13/2015 924 Gilman – Berkeley, CA
12/14/2015 Catalyst Atrium – Santa Cruz, CA
12/15/2015 The Doll Hut – Anaheim, CA
12/16/2015 Soda Bar – San Diego, CA
12/17/2015 Alex’s Bar – Long Beach, CA
12/18/2015 The Garage – Ventura, CA
12/19/2016 Blue Lamp – Sacramento, CA
1/02/2016 Ash Street – Portland, OR w/ The Lovesores, Shadowhouse
2/11/2016 Strange Matter – Richmond, VA w/ Iron Reagan
2/12/2016 Ottobar – Baltimore, MD
2/13/2016 Voltage Lounge – Philadelphia, PA
2/14/2016 Acheron – Brooklyn, NY w/ Child Bite, Chud
2/15/2016 Amityville Music Hall – Amityville, NY w/ Child Bite, Sheer Terror, Deathcycle
2/16/2016 Cherry Street Station – Wallingford, CT w/ Child Bite
2/17/2016 Once – Somerville, MA w/ Child Bite
2/18/2016 Fuzebox – Albany, NY w/ Child Bite
2/19/2016 Bar Le Ritz PDB – Montreal, QC w/ Child Bite
2/20/2016 Hard Luck – Toronto, ON w/ Child Bite
2/21/2016 Pyramid Scheme – Grand Rapids, MI w/ Child Bite

Confuse & Conquer by Poison Idea

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Coffins Announces U.S. Tour Dates

Tokyo’s Coffins has confirmed a new American invasion this winter, once again bringing diseased, suffocating death-doom decimation back to this side of the Pacific.

Bringing forth bulldozing hymns from latest full-length “The Fleshland” and a brutal back-catalog of mid-paced gravedigging metal, Coffins will plunder Brooklyn, NY followed by six West Coast dates with support from Noothgrush. A full list of dates is listed below.

Dec 06 20000V Tokyo, Japan
Dec 23 Kurawood, Asakusa Tokyo, Japan
Feb 13 20000V Tokyo, Japan
Feb 15 Saint Vitus Bar Brooklyn, NY
Feb 16 Complex w/ Noothgrush Los Angeles, CA
Feb 17 Catalyst Atrium w/ Noothgrush Santa Cruz, CA
Feb 18 Metro w/ Noothgrush Oakland, CA
Feb 19 Starlight Lounge w/ Noothgrush Sacramento, CA
Feb 20 Famine Fest w/ Noothgrush Portland, OR
Feb 21 Highline w/ Noothgrush Seattle, WA
Feb 28 Netherlands Deathfest Tilburg, Netherlands

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Battalion Of Saints Streaming New Self-Titled 7″

Long-running West Coast punk icons Battalion of Saints today unloads a brand new self-titled 7″ – listen in below.

Battalion of Saints was a major catalyst in accelerating the transition from the already upbeat, adrenaline-charged punk of the early 1980s in to feral, snarling hardcore punk of the highest quality and intensity.

New EP “Battalion Of Saints” is available through Southern Lord on 7″ wax and digital download. Catch the band live with Scalped on these dates:

1/09/2015 Babylon – Bakersfield, CA
1/10/2015 Catalyst Atrium – Santa Cruz, CA
1/11/2015 Old Nicks – Eugene, OR
1/12/2015 Highline – Seattle, WA
1/13/2015 Ash St – Portland, OR
1/14/2015 Press Club – Sacramento, CA

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Forced Order Kicking Off New U.S. And European Tour Dates

Southern California’s Forced Order just declared a new pile of fall and winter tour dates on both American and European soil, including U.S. shows with Burn, Soul Search, Ceremony and Trapped Under Ice, a European tour with Turnstile, and winter appearances at FYA Fest and several shows with Foundation.

The tour dates see announcement just as the vinyl version of the band’s decimating debut LP, “Vanished Crusade,” is ready to see release this week through Revelation Records.

Following its initial release through Revelation Records in August, the vinyl version of “Vanished Crusade” is now ready for to hit the streets this Friday, October 9, 2015. Catch the band live on these dates:

10/09/2015 The Observatory – Santa Ana, CA w/ Burn, Soul Search
10/29/2015 Great American Music Hall – San Francisco, CA w/ Ceremony
10/30/2015 The Catalyst Atrium – Santa Cruz, CA w/ Ceremony
11/07/2015 Jewels Catch One – Los Angeles, CA w/ Trapped Under Ice
11/18/2015 Winston – Amsterdam, NL w/ Turnstile
11/19/2015 Kavka – Antwerp, BE w/ Turnstile
11/20/2015 Universum – Stuttgart, DE w/ Turnstile
11/21/2015 Triptychon – Munster, DE w/ Turnstile
11/22/2015 Pod Minoga – Poznand, PL w/ Turnstile
11/23/2015 007 – Prague, CZ w/ Turnstile
11/24/2015 Music & Frieden – Berlin, DE w/ Turnstile
11/25/2015 Conne Island – Leipzig, DE w/ Turnstile
11/26/2015 Gebaude 9 – Cologne, DE w/ Turnstile
11/27/2015 Area 51 – Eindhoven, NL w/ Turnstile
11/28/2015 La Mecanique – Paris, FR w/ Turnstile
11/29/2015 Fighting Cocks – Kingston, UK w/ Turnstile
11/30/2015 The Dome – London, UK w/ Turnstile
1/03/2015 The Orpheum – Tampa, FL @ FYA Fest
1/08/2015 Los Globos – Los Angeles, CA w/ Foundation
1/09/2015 Gilman St. – Berkeley, CA w/ Foundation
1/10/2015 Chain Reaction – Anaheim, CA w/ Foundation

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