Black Crown Initiate Tease New Material

It looks like Black Crown Initiate are working on some new music. The band shared the below teaser:


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[via The PRP]


Baroness, Fit For An Autopsy, Black Crown Initiate, Etc. Set For Brewtal Beer Fest 2

The lineup has been confirmed for Brewtal Beer Fest 2. The festival will take place at Mr. Smalls Theater in Pittsburgh, PA on September 9, and it will feature Baroness, Fit For An Autopsy, Black Crown Initiate, See You Next Tuesday, and more. There will also be various breweries present including: Dogfish Head, Weyerbacher, Helltown, Evil Genius, etc.

Black Crown Initiate Premiere New Song “Selves We Cannot Forgive”/Officially Welcome New Guitarist Wes Hauch (Ex-The Faceless)

Black Crown Initiate have premiered a new song titled, “Selves We Cannot Forgive,” via Metal Injection. This song is the title track of their new album, which will be released on July 22.

Click the LINK to go to the stream.


In other news, the band haved officially added guitarist Wes Hauch (ex-The Faceless) to their lineup. Hauch, said the following:

“It’s a really rare and awesome thing if you’re able to find a group of dudes that you can genuinely get along with. It’s even more rare if your musical tastes and goals are congruent. I can definitely say that’s the case right now in Black Crown Initiate and I’m very grateful. Things are great and I’m looking forward to the the future.”

Ne Obliviscaris Announce 2016 North American Tour With Black Crown Initiate, & Starkill

Ne Obliviscaris have announced a headlining North American tour. The band will also be joined by special guests Black Crown Initiate, and Starkill.


Tour Dates:

07/12 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick
07/13 Los Angeles, CA – Whisky A Go Go
07/14 San Francisco, CA – DNA Lounge
07/16 Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theater
07/17 Bellingham, WA – The Shakedown
07/18 Seattle, WA – The Crocodile
07/19 Vancouver, BC – Rickshaw Theater
07/21 Edmonton, AB – Starlight Room
07/22 Calgary, AB – Dickens
07/24 Minneapolis, MN – Cabooze
07/25 Chicago, IL – Reggie’s
07/26 Cleveland, OH – Agora Ballroom
07/27 Toronto, ON – Moo Club
07/28 Montreal, QC – Petit Campus
07/29 New York, NY – Gramercy Theater
07/31 Boston, PA – Once Ballroom
08/01 Philadelphia, PA – Voltage Lounge
08/02 Baltimore, MD – Soundstage
08/03 Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
08/05 Austin, TX – Dirty Dog Bar
08/06 San Antonio, TX – The Rock Box
08/07 Ft. Worth, TX – Rail Club
08/08 Kansas City, MO – Riot Room
08/10 Denver, CO – Bluebird
08/11 Albuquerque, NM – Launchpad
08/12 Phoenix, AZ – Joe’s Grotto

Born Of Osiris, Veil Of Maya, Volumes, & Black Crown Initiate Announce 2016 European/UK Tour

Born Of Osiris, Veil Of Maya, Volumes, and Black Crown Initiate will be touring Europe and the UK together on the Sumerian Alliance Tour. Check out the dates below.


Tour Dates:

09/09 Karlsruhe, GER – Stadtmitte
09/10 Brussels, BEL – VK
09/11 Leeds, UK – Key Club
09/12 Glasgow, UK – Classic Grand
09/13 Manchester, UK – Sound Control
09/14 Cardiff, UK – The Globe
09/15 London, UK – o2 Islington Academy
09/16 Tilburg, NET – 013
09/17 Paris, FRA – Fleche d’Or
09/18 Toulouse, FRA – Metronum
09/20 Madrid, SPA – Changó
09/21 Barcelona, SPA – Salamandra 2
09/22 Montpellier, FRA – Secret Place
09/23 Milano, ITA – Legend Club
09/24 Lausanne, SWI – Cerbervs Fest
09/25 Saarbrücken, GER – Garage
09/26 München, GER – Backstage
09/27 Wien, AUT – Arena
09/28 Budapest, HUN – Durer Kurt
09/29 Katowice, POL – Mega Club
09/30 Leipzig, GER – Täubchenthal
10/01-02 Köln, GER – Euroblast
10/03 Berlin, GER – Musik & Frieden
10/05 Stockholm, SWE – En Arena
10/06 Oslo, NOR – John Dee
10/07 Gothenburg, SWE – Fangelset
10/08 Aarhus, DEN – Atlas