Wage War, Kublai Khan, Hawthorne Heights, Etc. Added To 2022 So What?! Music Festival

Wage War, Lil Skies, Mod Sun, Pouya, State Champs, Hail The Sun, Rebecca Black, Kublai Khan, Hawthorne Heights, Big K.R.I.T., and Oxymorrons have all been added to the 2022 So What?! Music Festival. That event will take place at Choctaw Stadium in Arlington, Texas on May 27-29 and the updated daily lineups can be seen in the below poster:

Signs Of The Swarm Added To Upcoming Suicide Silence, Carnifex, Lorna Shore, Etc. Tour

Signs Of The Swarm have been added to the upcoming “Chaos & Carnage Tour.” As previously reported, that trek will also feature: Suicide Silence, Carnifex, Lorna Shore, Upon A Burning Body, AngelMaker, and Distant.

Tour Dates:

05/06 Sacramento, CA – Ace of Spades
05/07 Portland, OR – Bossanova Ballroom
05/08 Seattle, WA – El Corazon
05/10 Grand Junction, CO – Mesa Theater
05/11 Denver, CO – Oriental Theater
05/13 Minneapolis, MN – Cabooze
05/14 Chicago, IL – WC Social Club
05/15 Pontiac, MI – Crofoot
05/17 Columbus, OH – King of Clubs
05/18 Pittsburgh, PA – Jergels
05/19 Boston, MA – Big Night Live
05/20 New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre
05/21 Reading, PA – Reverb
05/22 Baltimore, MD – Soundstage
05/24 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
05/25 Tampa, FL – Orpheum
05/27 Arlington, TX – Choctaw Stadium (‘So What?! Festival‘)
05/28 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
05/29 San Antonio, TX – Paper Tiger
05/31 Albuquerque, NM – El Rey Theatre
06/01 Mesa, AZ – Nile Theatre
06/02 Las Vegas, NV – 24 Oxford
06/03 Anaheim, CA – House of Blues
06/04 Los Angeles, CA – Regent Theater

Arch Enemy, Lamb Of God, Butcher Babies, Etc. Members To Appear In New Horror Movie “The Virginia Bitches”

“Bad Candy” directors Scott and Desiree Hansen have announced a new vampire and metal-themed horror movie called “The Virginia Bitches.” The film, which is being produced by Dallas Taylor (Maylene And The Sons Of Disaster) and Chris Dudley (Underoath), will feature a number of metal artists.

Here’s a description of the movie:

“A female death metal band who are vampires break down in a town full of cannibals led by a Warlock..”

The cast includes the following:

  • Bill Mosely (“House Of 1000 Corpses”, etc.)
  • Alissa White-Gluz (Arch Enemy)
  • Dallas Taylor (Maylene And The Sons Of Disaster)
  • Heidi Shepherd (Butcher Babies)
  • Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein (Misfits)
  • Randy Blythe (Lamb Of God)
  • Scott Ian Lewis (Carnifex)
  • Lajon Witherspoon (Sevendust)
  • Lucas Mann (Rings Of Saturn)
  • Cristian Machado (ex-Ill Niño)
  • Michael Vampire (Vampires Everywhere!)
  • Efro Kinyonez (Saint Diablo)

Fans can donate to the film and get some cool perks at Indiegogo.com.

Carnifex Recruit Ex-DevilDriver Guitarist Neal Tiemann For Upcoming Tour

Ex-DevilDriver guitarist Neal Tiemann will be performing with Carnifex during the band’s upcoming tour with Suicide Silence, Lorna Shore, Upon A Burning Body, AngelMaker, and Distant. He said the following about that on Instagram:

“Excited doesn’t fully explain it. I’ll be playing with my great friends in @carnifex for this stacked tour! Come say hi! #nft #nealfingtiemann #carnifex #suicidesilence #dunable #ormsby #isptechnologies #metal #tour”

Carnifex, Chelsea Grin, Bodysnatcher, Varials, & The Convalescence Postpone European/UK Tour

Carnifex, Chelsea Grin, Bodysnatcher, Varials, and The Convalescence have postponed their European/UK tour. The trek is now scheduled for this fall.

Tour Dates:

11/27 Karlsruhe, GER – Weisse Rose
11/28 Hamburg, GER – Logo
11/29 Roskilde, DEN – Gimle
11/30 Stockholm, SWE – Fryshuset Klubben
12/01 Gothenburg, SWE – Brewhouse
12/03 Chemnitz, GER – AJZ
12/04 Warsaw, POL – Proxima
12/05 Berlin, GER – Hole 44
12/06 Nürnberg, GER – Z-Bau
12/08 Paris, FRA – Glazart
12/09 Aarau, SWI – Kiff
12/10 Hasselt, BEL – Muziekodroom
12/12 Bristol, UK – The Fleece
12/13 Birmingham, UK – o2 Academy2
12/14 London , UK – o2 Academy Islington
12/15 Glasgow, UK – Classic Grand
12/16 Manchester, UK – Rebellion
12/17 Manchester, UK – Rebellion
12/18 Den Bosch, NET – Willem Twee
12/19 Köln, GER – Essigfabrik
12/20 München, GER – Backstage

Suicide Silence, Carnifex, Lorna Shore, Etc. Set For 2022 “Chaos & Carnage Tour”

Suicide Silence, Carnifex, Lorna Shore, Upon A Burning Body, AngelMaker, and Distant have been confirmed for this year’s “Chaos & Carnage Tour.” A further act will be announced at a later date.

Tour Dates:

05/06 Sacramento, CA – Ace of Spades
05/07 Portland, OR – Bossanova Ballroom
05/08 Seattle, WA – El Corazon
05/10 Grand Junction, CO – Mesa Theater
05/11 Denver, CO – Oriental Theater
05/13 Minneapolis, MN – Cabooze
05/14 Chicago, IL – WC Social Club
05/15 Pontiac, MI – Crofoot
05/17 Columbus, OH – King of Clubs
05/18 Pittsburgh, PA – Jergels
05/19 Boston, MA – Big Night Live
05/20 New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre
05/21 Reading, PA – Reverb
05/22 Baltimore, MD – Soundstage
05/24 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
05/25 Tampa, FL – Orpheum
05/27 Arlington, TX – Choctaw Stadium (‘So What?! Festival‘)
05/28 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live
05/29 San Antonio, TX – Paper Tiger
05/31 Albuquerque, NM – El Rey Theatre
06/01 Mesa, AZ – Nile Theatre
06/02 Las Vegas, NV – 24 Oxford
06/03 Anaheim, CA – House of Blues
06/04 Los Angeles, CA – Regent Theater

I Prevail, Parkway Drive, Simple Plan, Sum 41, Etc. Set For 2022 So What?! Music Festival

The lineup has been revealed for next year’s So What?! Music Festival. The event will take place at Choctaw Stadium in Arlington, Texas on May 27-29 and the daily lineups can be found below.

Lineup:

May 27: I Prevail, Parkway Drive, The Ghost Inside, Alexisonfire, Hatebreed, Knocked Loose, Sleeping With Sirens, Bleeding Through, Born Of Osiris, Carnifex, Crown The Empire, Lorna Shore, Polyphia, Stick To Your Guns, Suicide Silence, AngelMaker, Chamber, Distant, Dropout Kings, Escape The Fate, Fire From The Gods, The Acacia Strain, The Black Dahlia Murder, Veil Of Maya, Gideon, He Is Legend, If I Die First, Jynx, Left To Suffer, New Years Day, Omerta, Signs Of The Swarm, Spite, The Callous Daoboys, The Word Alive, Traitors, UnityTX, Upon A Burning Body, and Volumes.

May 28: Blackbear, Simple Plan, Sum 41, 3OH!3, Grandson, The Maine, Against The Current, Maggie Lindemann, Nothing,Nowhere, Poorstacy, Set It Off, Stand Atlantic, Belmont, Bilmuri, Blackstarkids, Cemetery Sun, Chad Tepper, Concrete Castles, First And Forever, Girlfriends, Heart Attack Man, John Harvie, Keep Flying, Lil Aaron, Point North, Tramp Stamps, Tyler Posey, and With Confidence.

May 29: 2 Chainz, Rae Sremmurd, 24kGoldn, Snot, Princess Nokia, Trippie Redd, Tyga, Waka Flocka Flame, Bankrol Hayden, Cochise, IDK, Jasiah, Lil Darkie, Paris Texas, 10k.Caash, 22GZ, Boobie Lootaveli, Father, Freddie Dredd, Haarper, Kah-Lo, Kay Flock, Ken Carson, Kidd Kenn, Kodoku, Kxllswxtch, Lancey Foux, Lil Gnar, Matt Ox, Midwxst, Oliver Francis, OmenXIII, Ppcocaine, Rich Dunk, Robb Bank$, Savage Ga$p, SSGKOBE, Stunna 4 Vegas, Travie Mccoy, and YNG Martyr.

Bodysnatcher To Replace Lorna Shore On Upcoming Carnifex, Chelsea Grin, Etc. European/UK Tour

Lorna Shore have dropped off their European/UK tour with Carnifex, Chelsea Grin, Varials, and The Convalescence. Bodysnatcher will be taking their place.

Tour Dates:

02/04 Karlsruhe, GER – Weisse Rose
02/05 Den Bosch, NET – Willem Twee
02/06 Birmingham, UK – O2 Academy 2
02/07 Bristol, UK – Fleece
02/08 Glasgow, UK – Classic Grand
02/09 Manchester, UK – Rebellion
02/10 London, UK – O2 Academy Islington
02/11 Hasselt, BEL – Muziekodroom
02/12 Paris, FRA – Glazart
02/13 Aarau, SWI – Kiff
02/14 Milan, ITA – Circolo Magnolia
02/15 Wien, AUT – Arena
02/16 Munich, GER – Backstage
02/17 Nurnberg, GER – Z-Bau
02/18 Ostrava, CZE – Barrak Music Club
02/19 Warsaw, POL – Proxima
02/20 Berlin, GER – SO36
02/22 Roskilde, GER – Gimle
02/23 Stockholm, SWE – Fryshuset Klubben
02/24 Gothenburg, SWE – Brewhouse
02/25 Hamburg, GER – Logo
02/26 Chemnitz, GER – AJZ
02/27 Koln, GER – Essigfabrik

Carnifex Premiere Music Video For Re-Recorded Version Of “Slit Wrist Savior”

Carnifex have premiered a new video for their re-recorded version of “Slit Wrist Savior.” This version of the track will appear on the band’s new album “Graveside Confessions,“ which will be released on September 3. The group commented:

“We revisited ‘Slit Wrist Savior‘ all these years later to remind ourselves where we started and to remind the fans what having fun in the pit is all about.”

Carnifex Announce October Tour With Enterprise Earth & Ov Sulfur

Carnifex have announced an October headlining tour. Enterprise Earth and Ov Sulfur will serve as support.

Tour Dates:

10/12 Reading, PA – Reverb
10/13 Virginia Beach, VA – Elevation 27
10/14 Savannah, GA – Victory North
10/15 Spartanburg, SC – Ground Zero
10/16 Jacksonville, FL – 1904 Music Hall (no Enterprise Earth)
10/17 Orlando, FL – The Abbey (no Enterprise Earth)
10/18 Tampa, FL – Crowbar
10/19 Birmingham, AL – Zydeco
10/20 Memphis, TN – Growlers (no Enterprise Earth)
10/21 Tulsa, OK – Blackbird On Pearl
10/23 San Antonio, TX – Underground
10/24 El Paso, TX – Rockhouse