Architects Premiere “Royal Beggars” Live Video

Architects have premiered a new live video for their song “Royal Beggars.” This track is from the band’s latest album “Holy Hell.“

In other news, the group have also booked a European/UK tour:

05/31 London, UK – All Points East
06/07 Nuremberg, GER – Rock im Park
06/08 Nurburg, GER – Rock am Ring
06/21 Dessel, BEL – Graspop Metal Meeting
06/22 Clisson, FRA – Hellfest
06/28 Madrid, SPA – Download Madrid
06/29 Munster, GER – Vainstream Rockfest
06/30 Madrid, SPA – Download Festival
07/12 Joensuu, FIN – Ilosaarirock
07/23 Tolmin, SLO – MetalDays
07/24 Bratislava, SLO – Refinery Gallery
07/25 Budapest, HUN – Budapest Park
07/26-27 Sibiu, ROM – ARTmania Fest
08/02 Borgholm, SWE – Borgholm Brinner

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Architects Drop Off Jera On Air Festival Due To Headliner Billing Dispute

Architects have decided to drop off this year’s Jera On Air festival in Ysselsteyn, NET due to a billing dispute. The band said they were supposed be the headliners at the event, but they got moved down following a recent announcement. This news comes after Parkway Drive were added to the festival.

Architects commented:

“Unfortunately we won’t be appearing at Jera On Air this summer as previously announced. We were booked as headliners for the festival however following the most recent announcement we were not billed as such.

Perhaps this seems an overreaction however we have taken this step as a matter of principle. When we are booked to perform we fulfill our commitments in the deal and we expect promoters to do the same.

We asked for an amendment to be made however the promoter appears to have promised one thing to us and another to the other headliner.

We are sorry to let fans down who had bought tickets to see us perform. We hope that fans of the band respect that this isn’t a decision we took lightly and we look forward to being back in the Netherlands in the near future.”

[via The PRP]

Architects & Witchcraft Added To In Flames’ Borgholm Brinner Festival

Architects and Witchcraft have been added to In Flames’ Borgholm Brinner festival. The event will take place at the Borgholm Castle in Borgholm, Sweden on August 2-3 and previously announced acts include: Opeth, At The Gates, and Of Mice & Men.

Light The Torch, The Interrupters, Ded, Etc. Added To 2019 Epicenter Festival

Light The Torch, The Interrupters, Ded, Dead Girls Academy and Tetrarch have all been added to the 2019 Epicenter Festival. The event, which is replacing Carolina Rebellion, will take place at the Rockingham Festival Grounds in Richmond County, North Carolina on May 10-12 and the updated daily lineups can be found below.

May 10: Korn, Rob Zombie, The Prodigy, Evanescence, Machine Gun Kelly, Meshuggah, Skillet, Beartooth, Mark Lanegan Band, Dorothy, Black Pistol Fire, Zeal & Ardor, Knocked Loose, Slothrust, Wilson, Hands Like Houses, Hyro The Hero, Amigo The Devil, Ded, Arrested Youth, Vein, and Black Coffee.

May 11: Tool, Judas Priest, The Cult, Bush, Black Label Society, Circa Survive, Yelawolf, Motionless In White, The Damned Things, Starset, Grandson, Badflower, Memphis May Fire, Light The Torch, Wage War, Crobot, Dead Girls Academy, Sylar, Counterfeit., Pretty Vicious, Shvpes, Dirty Honey, Alien Weaponry, Hyde, and Tetrarch.

May 12: Foo Fighters, Bring Me The Horizon, 311, +Live+, Mastodon, Killswitch Engage, Architects, The Interrupters, Tom Morello, Fever 333, Reignwolf, Yungblud, The Glorious Sons, Ho99o9, While She Sleeps, Basement, Scarlxrd, Movements, Teenage Wrist, Demob Happy, Boston Manor, Cleopatrick, and The Dirty Nil.

In other news, organizers have also announced that Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson, and Jim Florentine of “That Metal Show” will be reuniting at the festival. They said the following:

“The rants, the debates, the rock star interviews and yes…Stump The Trunk are back! May 10 and 11, the 3 amigos of That Metal Show will be live onstage at the country’s biggest rock festival–EPICENTER–and we couldn’t be more stoked. The Boys Are Back In Town!”

Architects Cover Deftones’ “Change (In The House Of Flies)”

Architects recorded a cover of Deftones‘ “Change (In The House Of Flies)” at Abbey Road‘s Studio 2 as part of the “Spotify Singles” series. You can stream that and a new studio performance of “Death Is Not Defeat” from the session below:

Architects Announce North American Tour With Thy Art Is Murder And While She Sleeps

Architects have announced a headlining North American tour with Thy Art Is Murder and While She Sleeps. You can find the dates for that run below.

Tour Dates:

04/26 Anaheim, CA – House Of Blues
04/27 Phoenix, AZ – Van Buren
04/29 Denver, CO – Ogden Theatre
05/01 Dallas, TX – House Of Blues
05/02 Austin, TX – Emo’s
05/03 Houston, TX – House Of Blues
05/04 New Orleans, LA – House Of Blues
05/05 Jacksonville, FL – Welcome To Rockville (festival date)
05/07 Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theatre
05/09 Nashville, TN – Cannery Ballroom
05/10 St. Louis. MO – Pop’s
05/12 Rockingham, NC – Epicenter Festival (festival date)
05/14 Washington, DC – 9:30 Club
05/15 Philadelphia, PA – Fillmore
05/16 New York City, NY – Brooklyn Steel
05/18 Columbus, OH – Sonic Temple Festival (festival date)
05/20 Worcester, MA – Palladium
05/21 Montreal, QC – Mtelus
05/23 Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall
05/24 Detroit, MI – The Majestic
05/25 Chicago, IL – Concord