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REVOCATION Drop New Song “Profanum Vulgus” New Studio Video Available

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Revocation - Great Is Our Sin

As REVOCATION near closer to the release of their latest masterpiece Great is Our Sin, the band is pleased to debut another track entitled “Profanum Vulgus”.  The song, which was first heard with an exclusive interview with frontman Dave Davidson on the Metal Sucks Podcast earlier this week, can be heard HERE.

 

REVOCATION has also released a video providing in-depth footage from the recording process of Great Is Our Sin.  Watch the video HERE.

 

Having delivered five killer albums boasting some of the most potent, technical and abrasive metal unleashed over the last decade, it would be easy for REVOCATION to sit back and rest upon their laurels. However, with their constant drive to push their sound ever forward and refusal to compromise their integrity, this could never be the case – and Great Is Our Sin is their most dynamic, boundary-pushing and weighty release to date.

 

The lyric video for the song “Monolithic Ignorance” can be viewed HERE.  The lyric video for  “Crumbling Imperium” is available to stream HERE.

 

Great is Our Sin is slated for a July 22nd release date via Metal Blade Records.  The first song track streaming from the album entitled “Communion” is streaming now at http://www.metalblade.com/revocation Pre-order your copy of Great is Our Sinin exclusive bundle packages there as well!

 

When it came time for the follow up to 2014’s Deathless the quartet had their work cut out for them, and their response to the challenge is a record that grabs you by the throat and refuses to let go. Never forcing anything, the songs that would comprise Great Is Our Sin came together organically, and while the members being spread all around North America would have been an impediment to some, REVOCATION drew strength from it.

 

Reuniting with producer Zeuss (Hatebreed, Bleeding Through), who also helmed Deathless and 2012’s Teratogenesis EP, the record packs the requisite punch, yet retains the organic feel with which it was conceived.  Known for their technical prowess, the band remained dedicated to upping the ante without ever losing sight of the importance of good songwriting.

 

Regardless of the state of the world, nothing is going to slow REVOCATION down any time soon. Whilst the lineup has changed over the ten years the band has been in existence, Davidson’s passion has never waned, and they are arguably sounding better than ever as they look toward the future. “We can’t wait to bring these songs out on the road and perform them for different audiences all over the world. Great Is Our Sin is a new chapter for the band, and collectively we feel that it is our defining record to date.”

 

In support of Great Is Our Sin, REVOCATION will be hitting the road this summer as part of the Summer Slaughter tour alongside Cannibal Corpse, Nile, After the Burial, Suffocation, Carnifex, Krisiun, Slaughter to Prevail and Ingested.  The tour kicks July 23rd in Ft. Lauderdale, FL and runs through August 21st in Atlanta, GA.  A complete list of dates can be found below.

 

Great Is Our Sin Track Listing:

  1. Arbiters of The Apocalypse
  2. Theatre of Horror
  3. Monolithic Ignorance
  4. Crumbling Imperium
  5. Communion
  6. The Exaltation
  7. Profanum Vulgus
  8. Copernican Heresy
  9. Only the Spineless Survive
  10. Cleaving Giants of Ice

 

REVOCATION Line-up

David Davidson – Guitars / Vocals

Dan Gargiulo – Guitars / Vocals

Brett Bamberger – Bass / Vocals

Ash Pearson – Drums

 

Summer Slaughter Tour 2016:

7/23: Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Culture Room

7/24: Tampa, FL @ The Ritz Ybor

7/26: Knoxville, TN @ The International

7/27: Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live

7/28: New York, NY @ Webster Hall

7/29: Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Chance

7/30: Worcester, MA @ The Palladium

7/31: Cleveland, OH @ The Agora Theatre

8/2: Minneapolis, MN @ The Cabooze

8/3: Chicago, IL @ Concord Music Hall

8/5: Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall

8/6: Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex

8/8: Seattle, WA @ Showbox SODO

8/10: San Francisco, CA @ The Regency Ballroom

8/11: Santa Ana, CA @ The Observatory

8/12: Los Angeles, CA @ The Novo

8/13: Tempe, AZ @ The Marquee

8/15: Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey Live

8/16: Austin, TX @ Empire Control Room

8/17: Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live

8/19: Richmond, VA @ The National (B4BQ)

8/20: Wilmington, NC @ Ziggy’s By The Sea
8/21: Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade

 

REVOCATION online:

http://www.revocationband.com

http://www.facebook.com/revocation

http://www.twitter.com/revocation

http://www.youtube.com/officialrevocation

Get Cool with TWIZTID this Summer Official Sodas Now Available in Madrox’s “Sour Apple Sludge” and Monoxide’s “Redrum Strawberry”

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Twiztid Soda

Pepsi-Cola, Coca-Cola, Royal Crown…we’re gonna hypnotize ’em, murderize, then knock ’em down… All other mainstream sodas better watch out, because the underground now has its own soda pop – new TWIZTID sodas are here! After teasing the drinks for the past few months, the demented duo are thrilled to announce the release of their two official TWIZTID soda flavors, Madrox’s “Sour Apple Sludge” and Monoxide’s “Redrum Strawberry”. The sodas are available for purchase in packs of four via www.Twiztid-Shop.com now! TWIZTID‘s new sodas are powered by DeadWorld premium Zombie Soda.

 

“One of our company highlights was aligning with TWIZTID to cross promote DeadWorld Zombie Soda with their fans. Their product creativity and their enthusiasm in promotion have exposed DeadWorld Zombie Soda to thousands of people. We look forward to working TWIZTID in many new promotion concepts,” statesPaul Burke, CEO of DeadWorld Soda.

 

TWIZTID and I tasted these flavors months ago and we stand behind the fact that these are the BEST tasting pops out there! They mix well with alcohol and taste amazing on their own,” adds George Vlahakis, CEO of Majik Ninja Entertainment.

 

These new sodas are out just in time for TWIZTID‘s upcoming re-release of their most coveted album to date, 2003’s The Green Book, set to hit stores on August 19, 2016. After acquiring the rights to this instant classic, TWIZTID immediately sought out to re-distribute it in refreshed CD and vinyl formats, which you can also pre-order via www.Twiztid-Shop.com.

 

What is surely TWIZTID‘s most requested out of print album, The Green Book features guest appearances from Shaggy 2 Dope, E-40, Esham, Tech N9ne, Violent J, Layzie Bone, Blaze Ya Dead Homie, Anybody Killa and Bushwick Bill and originally debuted at #52 on the Billboard charts nearly 13 years ago. Sit back, pop open a TWIZTID soda and enjoy some tunes!

 

TWIZTID recently announced their massive 2016 fall tour, the “Spooktacular Horror Show”, beginning on September 28 in Minneapolis, MN and visiting 30+ cities before coming to a close on Halloween night in Sauget, IL. The “Spooktacular Horror Show” tour will feature special guests Mac Lethal, Zodiac Mprint (Blaze and The R.O.C.), Lex The Hex Master, Menage 2 Sobriety and Godz Of Kaos.

 

Tickets and VIP Packages are on sale via www.Twiztid-Shop.com. VIP Packages include a pre-show Meet and Greet with TWIZTID, Zodiac Mprint and Lex The Hex Master. They also include a VIP pass, 24×36 poster, hat pin, Majik Ninja Entertainment sampler, Get Twiztid CD, Mutant Remixed And Remastered CD, TWIZTID live DVD and three black and white 8×10 promotional photos that VIP’s can get signed by TWIZTID at the VIP Meet and Greet.

 

See below for currently confirmed “Spooktacular Horror Show” dates.

 

TWIZTID on the “Spooktacular Horror Show” 2016 Fall Tour

9/28 Minneapolis, MN @ Cabooze

9/29 Kansas City, MO @ The Riot Room

9/30 Denver, CO @ The Roxy Theatre

10/1 Denver, CO @ The Roxy Theatre

10/2 Salt Lake City, UT @ The Complex

10/4 Sacramento, CA @ The Boardwalk

10/6 Los Angeles, CA @ Union

10/7 Las Vegas, NV @ LVCS

10/8 Tempe, AZ @ The Marquee Theatre

10/9 Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater

10/10 Oklahoma City, OK @ Farmers Market Event Center

10/11 Houston, TX @ Scout Bar

10/12 New Orleans, LA @ Southport Hall

10/13 Marietta, GA @ The 120 Tavern and Music Hall

10/14 Richmond, VA @ The Broadberry

10/15 Boonsboro, MD @ Boonsboro Event Center

10/16 Worcester, MA @ Worcester Palladium

10/17 Philadelphia, PA @ The Trocadero Theatre

10/18 Clifton Park, NY @ Upstate Concert Hall

10/20 Canandaigua, NY @ Vpub at The Villager

10/22 Cleveland, OH @ The Agora Theatre

10/23 Newport, KY @ Madison Theater [NEW VENUE!]

10/24 Clarksville, TN @ The Warehouse [NEW DATE!]

10/25 Knoxville, TN @ The Concourse at the International

10/26 Columbus, OH @ The Alrosa Villa

10/27 Louisville, TN @ Diamond Pub and Billiards

10/28 Kokomo, IN @ Front Row Live

10/29 Chicago, IL @ Portage Theater

10/30 Detroit, MI @ The Majestic Theatre

10/31 Sauget, IL @ Pop’s

 

 

About TWIZTID:

For over two decades, TWIZTID – the cult-phenom brainchild of diabolical duo Jamie Madrox and Monoxide – has infectiously meshed flavors of rap, rock and beyond while fervidly moonlighting as the sonic manifestation of a Hollywood horror flick. TWIZTID‘s most recent album, The Darkness, debuted on the Billboard Top 200 charts at #29, marking their 11th overall album debut on the chart. The Darkness marks the Detroit, Michigan natives’ first Billboard debut since the launch of their independently owned and operated label, Majik Ninja Entertainment. Order your copy of The Darkness now via www.TwiztidShop.com.

 

For more information on TWIZTID, please visit:

www.Twiztid.com

www.Twitter.com/TweetMeSoHard

www.Facebook.com/Twiztid

www.TwiztidShop.com *official webstore*

www.Instagram.com/OfficialTwiztid

www.youtube.com/officialtwiztid

 

Whitechapel lands on international charts for new album, ‘Mark of the Blade’

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After recently releasing their sixth full-length, Mark of the Blade, via Metal Blade Records, Whitechapel has now landed on the international charts for their acclaimed new album:

#1 USA Top Current Hard Music Albums chart
#1 USA Metal iTunes
#2 USA Rock iTunes
#3 USA Top Independent Albums chart
#6 USA Top Current Rock Albums chart
#14 USA Top 200 iTunes
#15 USA Top 200 Current Albums chart
#26 USA Top 200 Current Digital Albums chart

#1 Canada Metal iTunes
#2 Canada Metal chart
#4 Canada Rock iTunes
#15 Canada Top 200 iTunes
#22 Canada Top 200 Albums chart

#2 Germany iTunes
#3 Germany Amazon Downloads
#16 Germany Top 100 Albums chart
#18 Germany Media Markt / Saturn charts
#27 Germany MRC (German Metal-Rock DJ charts)

Guitarist Alex Wade comments: “A big thank you to all the Chapel fans who have picked up this record or plan to – supporting music by buying records is how to keep your favorite bands alive.”

Hailed as “an exciting milestone” (Alt Press), Mark of the Blade was produced by Mark Lewis (The Black Dahlia Murder, Cannibal Corpse) and sees Whitechapel redefine who they are and what they are capable of with the resulting 11 tracks. Kicking off with “The Void” – which has a Slayer-esque ferocity that is perfectly suited to the band’s three-guitar attack – the songs that follow all leave a distinct impression, and by the time the rich, dark melodies on “Decennium” bring the record to a close, it’s impossible to deny the emotional weight brought to bear. Alex Wade explains, “At this point in our career and as we grow older, we are taking a more open-minded approach to creating our music, allowing what we think sounds good to evolve naturally, rather than to just write what is expected of us.”

To purchase Mark of the Blade in various formats, please visit: metalblade.com/whitechapel – where the video for the latest single, “Elitist Ones”, can also be viewed.

Whitechapel is currently on the road with Atreyu, Bullet For My Valentine, Every Time I Die, Motionless In White, and many more for the annual Warped Tour; see below for all upcoming dates!

Whitechapel Warped Tour dates
July 5 – Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte
July 6 – Virginia Beach, VA – Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheatre
July 7 – Syracuse, NY – Lakeview Amphitheater
July 8 – Camden, NJ – BB&T Pavilion
July 9 – Wantagh, NY – Nikon at Jones Beach Amphitheatre
July 10 – Hartford, CT – Xfinity Theatre
July 11 – Scranton, PA – The Pavilion at Montage Mountain
July 13 – Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center
July 14 – Darien Center, NY – Darien Lake PAC
July 15 – Pittsburgh, PA – First Niagara Pavilion
July 16 – Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion
July 17 – Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
July 19 – Indianapolis, IN – Klipsch Music Center
July 20 – Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Blossom Music Center
July 21 – Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center
July 22 – Detroit, MI – The Palace of Auburn Hills
July 23 – Chicago, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
July 24 – Shakopee, MN – Canterbury Park
July 26 – Milwaukee, WI – Marcus Amphitheatre
July 27 – St. Louis, MO – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
July 28 – Bonners Spring, KS – Providence Medical Center Amphitheater
July 30 – Salt Lake City, UT – Utah State Fairpark
July 31 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center Arena Lot
Aug. 1 – Albuquerque, NM – Balloon Fiesta Park
Aug. 2 – Phoenix, AZ – Salt River Fields
Aug. 5 – San Diego, CA – Qualcomm Stadium Lot
Aug. 6 – San Francisco, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
Aug. 7 – Pomona, CA – Pomona Fairplex
Aug. 9 – Las Vegas, NV – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Aug. 11 – Boise, ID – Ford Idaho Center Amphitheater
Aug. 12 – Auburn, WA – White River
Aug. 13 – Portland, OR – Portland Expo Center

Whitechapel line-up:
Phil Bozeman – Vocals
Ben Savage – Guitar
Zach Householder – Guitar
Alex Wade – Guitar
Ben Harclerode – Drums
Gabe Crisp – Bass

Whitechapel online:
http://www.whitechapelband.com
http://www.metalblade.com/whitechapel
http://www.facebook.com/whitechapelmetal
https://twitter.com/whitechapelband
http://instagram.com/whitechapelband
http://www.youtube.com/WhitechapelTV

BEASTMAKER Announces North American Tour Supporting Monolord

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BEASTMAKER hail from the unlikely locale of Fresno, California. Sweating profusely in a parched no man’s land about three and a half hours northeast of Los Angeles, the city isn’t exactly a cultural mecca-and yet it’s the birthplace of Hollywood outsiders and weirdos like Sid Haig, Slim Pickens and director Sam Peckinpah. Still, it suffers from an unsurprising dearth of musicians interested in heavy rock.

 

BEASTMAKER released their debut Lusus Naturae earlier this year via Rise Above Records.  Lusus Naturae is available to order HERE.  In support of their new album BEASTMAKER will be returning to the road in North America this summer.  The band will be providing direct support to Monolord and Sweat Lodge will open.   The tour begins August 5th in Seattle, WA and runs through September 10th in Vancouver, BC.  A complete list of dates can be found below.

 

Says front man Trevor Church regarding the upcoming with Monolord, “We are bringing sin to the lower 48 and Canada. Limited clear green vinyl and exclusive tour design t-shirts. Everyone will go home with the mask of Satan!”

 

Watch their video for the song “The Mask of Satan” HERE!

 

Though Church had the concept for BEASTMAKER as far back as 2006, it wasn’t until he and drummer Andres Alejandro Saldate, a.k.a. Juan Bonham, hooked up with bassist John Tucker in 2014 that the band was fully realized. “I was really inspired by old bands and metal,” Church explains. “From the Zombies to Slayer, from Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons to Black Sabbath. I was really into NWOBHM and what bands like Witchcraft are doing now. After many failed attempts and at least five bands in between, we found John and finally had a solid lineup.”

 

BEASTMAKER‘s lyrical landscape is awash in imagery from midnight movies and the dark arts, but that’s only part of the picture. “I like to make up stories,” Church says simply. “I use horror movies and the occult as influences but rarely directly. For instance, ‘Mask of Satan’ is me paying homage to the great horror film Black Sunday very directly.  On the other hand, ‘You Must Sin’ is about a woman longing for love and finding it in the most bizarre place, but John will tell you it’s a political song. I like to think that people come up with their own interpretations of what the songs mean and let their minds run free.”

 

BEASTMAKER:

8/5: Seattle, WA @ Neumos

8/6: Seattle, WA @ The Shakedown

8/8: San Francisco, CA @ The Chapel

8/9: Los Angeles, CA @ Viper Room

8/11: San Diego, CA @ Soda Bar

8/12: Scottsdale, AZ @ The Rogue Bar

8/13: Albuquerque, NM @ The Launchpad

8/15: Ft Worth, TX @ The Rail Club

8/16: Austin, TX @ Sidewinder (Outside)

8/17: Houston, TX @ White Oak Music Hall

8/18: San Antonio, TX @ Korova

8/19: New Orleans, LA @ Siberia

8/20: Tampa, FL @ Orpheum Theater

8/21: Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Kreepy Tiki

8/22: Orlando, FL @ Will’s Pub

8/23: Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade

8/24: Richmond, VA @ The Broadberry

8/26: Baltimore, MD @ Windup Space

8/27: Brooklyn, NY @ Saint Vitus

8/28: Philadelphia, PA @ Voltage Lounge

8/30: Allston, MA @ Great Scott

8/31: Montreal, QC @ Turbohaus

9/1: Toronto, ON @ Coalition

9/2: Cleveland Heights, OH @ Grog Shop

9/3: Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle

9/4: Minneapolis, MN @ Cabooze

9/5: Omaha, NE @ Lookout Lounge

9/6: Denver, CO @ Lost Lake Lounge

9/7: Salt Lake City, UT @ Metro Bar

9/8: Sacramento, CA @ Starlite Lounge

9/9: Portland, OR @ Ash Street Station

9/10: Vancouver, BC @ The Astoria

 

 

For More Info Visit:

https://www.facebook.com/Beastmaker

Whitechapel launches new video for “Elitist Ones”; releases new album, ‘Mark of the Blade’, today worldwide; kicks off Warped Tour dates

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Whitechapel has unleashed their sixth full-length, Mark of the Blade, today worldwide via Metal Blade Records! To purchase the record in various formats, please visit: metalblade.com/whitechapel

In conjunction with Mark of the Blade‘s release, Whitechapel has launched a new video for the album track “Elitist Ones”. Directed and produced by Jim Foster (http://red13media.com), “Elitist Ones” can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DbANenk8o1o

Jim Foster comments: “As fans of Whitechapel, my entire team and I were stoked when Mike Faley (Metal Blade Records) asked me to write a treatment and direct for the band. As a director, my job is always easier when the band is rippin’…and holy shit are these guys RIPPIN’!”

Today also marks the beginning of the annual Warped Tour, which sees Whitechapel join the likes of Atreyu, Bullet For My Valentine, Every Time I Die, Motionless In White, and many more for an extensive summer trek. See below for all dates!

Whitechapel Warped Tour dates
June 24 – Dallas, TX – Gexa Energy Pavilion
June 25 – San Antonio, TX – AT&T Center
June 26 – Houston, TX – NRG Park Main Street Lot
June 27 – New Orleans, LA – Port of New Orleans (Mardi Gras World)
June 29 – Nashville, TN – The Fairgrounds Nashville
June 30 – Atlanta, GA – Aaron’s Amphitheater at Lakewood
July 1 – St. Petersburg, FL – Vinoy Park
July 2 – Orlando, FL – Tinker Field
July 3 – West Palm Beach, FL – Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre
July 5 – Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte
July 6 – Virginia Beach, VA – Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheatre
July 7 – Syracuse, NY – Lakeview Amphitheater
July 8 – Camden, NJ – BB&T Pavilion
July 9 – Wantagh, NY – Nikon at Jones Beach Amphitheatre
July 10 – Hartford, CT – Xfinity Theatre
July 11 – Scranton, PA – The Pavilion at Montage Mountain
July 13 – Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center
July 14 – Darien Center, NY – Darien Lake PAC
July 15 – Pittsburgh, PA – First Niagara Pavilion
July 16 – Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion
July 17 – Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
July 19 – Indianapolis, IN – Klipsch Music Center
July 20 – Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Blossom Music Center
July 21 – Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center
July 22 – Detroit, MI – The Palace of Auburn Hills
July 23 – Chicago, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
July 24 – Shakopee, MN – Canterbury Park
July 26 – Milwaukee, WI – Marcus Amphitheatre
July 27 – St. Louis, MO – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
July 28 – Bonners Spring, KS – Providence Medical Center Amphitheater
July 30 – Salt Lake City, UT – Utah State Fairpark
July 31 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center Arena Lot
Aug. 1 – Albuquerque, NM – Balloon Fiesta Park
Aug. 2 – Phoenix, AZ – Salt River Fields
Aug. 5 – San Diego, CA – Qualcomm Stadium Lot
Aug. 6 – San Francisco, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
Aug. 7 – Pomona, CA – Pomona Fairplex
Aug. 9 – Las Vegas, NV – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Aug. 11 – Boise, ID – Ford Idaho Center Amphitheater
Aug. 12 – Auburn, WA – White River
Aug. 13 – Portland, OR – Portland Expo Center

Reunited with producer Mark Lewis (The Black Dahlia Murder, Cannibal Corpse), Whitechapel has redefined who they are and what they are capable of with Mark of the Blade. Kicking off with “The Void” – which has a Slayer-esque ferocity that is perfectly suited to the band’s three-guitar attack – the songs that follow all leave a distinct impression, and by the time the rich, dark melodies on “Decennium” bring the record to a close, it’s impossible to deny the emotional weight brought to bear. Guitarist Alex Wade explains, “At this point in our career and as we grow older, we are taking a more open-minded approach to creating our music, allowing what we think sounds good to evolve naturally, rather than to just write what is expected of us.”

Mark of the Blade track-listing
1. The Void
2. Mark of the Blade
3. Elitist Ones
4. Bring Me Home
5. Tremors
6. A Killing Industry
7. Tormented
8. Brotherhood
9. Dwell in the Shadows
10. Venomous
11. Decennium

Whitechapel line-up:
Phil Bozeman – Vocals
Ben Savage – Guitar
Zach Householder – Guitar
Alex Wade – Guitar
Ben Harclerode – Drums
Gabe Crisp – Bass

Whitechapel online:
http://www.whitechapelband.com
http://www.metalblade.com/whitechapel
http://www.facebook.com/whitechapelmetal
https://twitter.com/whitechapelband
http://instagram.com/whitechapelband
http://www.youtube.com/WhitechapelTV

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