Animals As Leaders Touring With Conquering Dystopia

Animals As Leaders

That is correct, my friends and enemies. Animals As Leaders have officially announced the dates for their spring and summer tour with Conquering Dystopia and Chon. Conquering Dystopia, as you know, features former Nevermore guitarist Jeff Loomis with Cannibal Corpse bassist Alex Webster and The Faceless drummer Alex Rudinger. This is one tour I’ll make […]

Agalloch Announce U.S. Dates


You know it! Agalloch has confirmed the first round of dates in support of their new album. West Coast shows are also being mapped out. But as far as officially booked, the following dates are legit. Bong! 6/18: Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock (w/ Obsidian Tongue, Blood and Sun) 6/19: Madison, WI @ High Noon […]

Crosses Book More East Coast Shows


Alas, none are in New Jersey or New York, so your boy Chris is shit out of luck. But for people living elsewhere along the East Coast, there’s good news. Crosses (†††), featuring Chino Moreno of Deftones, have announced a handful of May shows. Here’s when and where you can see the band play. 5/10: […]

Downset. Add More Summer Shows

She thinks Downset. is something for your bed

Downset. — the band’s “classic era” lineup, at least — will be playing some shows this summer, as you well know. We’ve got the routing for the band’s live plans at the end of this post. This lineup of the band features vocalist Rey Opropeza and guitarist Ares Schwager. A new album from the band […]

Killswitch Engage Announce South American Shows

Killswitch Engage

Damn, how I wish I were a roadie for the dudes in Killswitch Engage. They have been traveling so much as of late, and having such a good time, it makes me wish my parents had encouraged me to play drums, guitar, or any instrument, really. Now comes word that Killswitch Engage will take Memphis […]

Between The Buried And Me Books Dates With Trioscapes

Between The Buried And Me

You know it, cowpokes! Between The Buried And Me have some headlining dates booked ahead of their June tour with Meshuggah. What’s that? You didn’t know about Meshuggah’s upcoming tour with Between the Buried and Me? You clearly don’t read this site every day. Most of the band’s headlining gigs will feature Trioscapes as openers. […]

Unearth Announce Tour For Album’s Tenth


That’s right, my friends and enemies. Unearth have announced their tenth anniversary tour, commemorating the release of their album The Oncoming Storm. The tour will see the band perform the entire effort live, in addition to some other choice cuts. Texas In July, Cruel Hand and Armed For Apocalypse will be the tour’s support. Here’s […]

Linkin Park Releasing New LP In June

The Hunting Party

A few of you may care, and really, I write about some bands just to generate traffic. This is an example. Linkin Park may be horrible and derivative, but they’re still popular, and who am I to turn down their fans? Who knows — maybe they’ll come here and discover Revocation, and their lives will […]

Failure Announces Tour


The band’s been reunited for some time now. So, what makes sense? A tour. Hence, Failure have announced the dates for their “Tree Of Stars North American Tour.” Those dates are as follows, folks: 5/10: Los Angeles, CA @ The Greek Theatre 5/11: Los Angeles, CA @ The Greek Theatre 5/14: San Francisco, CA @ […]

Machine Head Announce Brief Tour

Machine Head

This is old news at this point, but yes — Machine head will be touring North American this summer. Dates for the 11-gig “Killers & Kings Tour” follow. The trek will serve as an album primer for more dates in the U.S., but more importantly will hit numerous cities that Machine Head hasn’t headlined in […]