Boysetsfire Announce September Shows With Be Well & All Else Failed

Boysetsfire have announced some September shows with Be Well and All Else Failed. Here’s the dates:

09/23 Harrisonburg, PA – The Golden Pony
09/24 Raleigh, NC – The Pour House
09/25 Asheville, NC – The Odditorium

Zao Announce Rarities Collection & Vinyl Reissues

Zao have revealed that they are lining up some releases for this summer/fall. This includes some vinyl reissues and a rarities collection.

The band said the following about the releases:

“Coming Soon:

These will be released in pairs late summer and/or fall

Pair #1

Preface: Early Recordings 1995-1996

Newly unearthed/remastered archival recordings of the early years of the band.Included are the early “split release” tracks released by Steadfast in addition to 6 unreleased Shawn Jonas era recordings and 5 unreleased Eric Reeder (original Zao vocalist) recordings. Also available on Digital, cassette and CD (with 2 bonus tracks)

All Else Failed “25th Anniversary edition”

New 2LP 45rpm cut done at Chicago Mastering. Packaged in gatefold with printed booklet. 2 new variants (one is a limited 180gram version). There will also be a new Cassette and CD issue to go with this

Pair #2

The Splinter Shards The Birth Of Separation (Vinyl reissue)

New Vinyl Master, Updated artwork and liner notes by original cover artist Dave Rankin. Overseen and endorsed by the band

Where Blood And Fire Bring Rest (vinyl reissue)

New Vinyl Master, updated artwork and liner notes by artist cover artist Dave Rankin. Overseen and endorsed by the band”

Lineup Revealed For 2016 This Is Hardcore Fest

The lineup has been revealed for the 2016 This Is Hardcore Fest. It will take place in Philadelphia, PA on August 4-7, and will include: Turning Point (a tribute to Frank “Skip” Candelori), Youth Of Today, Integrity, Gorilla Biscuits, Burn, Nails Terror, Floorpunch, Strife, Code Orange, Down To Nothing, Killing Time, Breakdown, Iron Reagan, Ringworm, World Be Free, Ruiner, Protester, Haymaker, Wisdom In Chains, All Else Failed, Done Dying, Full Of Hell, Most Precious Blood, Zao, Eternal Sleep, Power Trip, Angel Du$t, Year Of The Knife, Incendiary, Freedom, Lifeless, Criminal Instinct, Naysayer, Blistered, Rude Awakening, True Love, Iron Price, Strength For A Reason, Malice In The Palace, Red Death, Jesus Piece, Hellweed, Line Of Sight, Absolute Suffering, Break Away, No Zodiac, Timebomb, Ten Ton Hammer, Stand Off, and Jagged Visions.