Unleash The Archers Announce Late 2021 European Tour

Unleash The Archers have announced a late 2021 European tour. Striker and Northtale will serve as support.

Tour Dates:

11/24 Berlin, Germany – Columbia Theater
11/25 Hamburg, Germany – Kronensaal
11/26 Kassel, Germany – Goldgrube
11/27 Zlin, Czech Republic – Winter Masters Of Rock (Unleash The Archers only)
11/28 Wroclaw, Poland – Pralnia
11/30 Ljubljana, Slovenia – Orto Bar
12/01 Vienna, Austria – Szene
12/02 Budapest, Hungary – Barba Negra
12/03 Geiselwind, Germany – Christmas Bash (Unleash The Archers only)
12/04 Mannheim, Germany -7er Club
12/05 Leipzig, Germany – Hellraiser
12/07 Lyon, France – Warmaudio
12/08 Paris, France – Backstage
12/09 Toulouse, France – L’usine à Musique
12/10 Bilbao, Spain – Stage Live
12/11 Madrid, Spain Shoko
12/12 Barcelona, Spain – Razzmatazz 2
12/14 Milan, Italy – Legend Club
12/15 Aarau, Switzerland – Kiff
12/16 Siegburg, Germany – Kubana
12/17 Aarschot, Belgium – De Klinker
12/18 Eindhoven, Netherlands – Dynamo
12/19 Munich, Germany – Backstage Halle

The Agonist, Kobra And The Lotus, Sum 41, Etc. Nominated For 2020 JUNO Awards

The nominees have been revealed for the 2020 JUNO Awards. The ceremony will take place in Saskatoon, SK on March 15 and the nominees for the rock/metal categories can be found below:

Metal/Hard Music Album Of The Year:

  • Kobra And The Lotus – “Evolution“
  • Lindsay Schoolcraft – “Martyr“
  • Single Mothers – “Through A Wall“
  • Striker – “Play To Win“
  • The Agonist – “Orphans“

Rock Album Of The Year:

  • Big Wreck – “…but for the sun“
  • Headstones – “PEOPLESKILLS“
  • Sum 41 – “Order In Decline“
  • The Dirty Nil – “Master Volume“
  • The Glorious Sons – “A War On Everything“

Once Human, Possessed, Etc. Added To 2020 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise

More bands have been added to the 2020 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise. The cruise, which is set to take place on January 7-11, will sail from Florida to Cozumel, Mexico and back and it will now feature the following: Aborted, Aeternam, Aether Realm, The Agonist, Archon Angel, At The Gates, Atheist, Axxis, Bloodbound, Brujeria, Candlemass, Carach Angren, Cattle Decapitation, Cruachan, Dark Matter, Edenbridge, Einherjer, Emperor, Epica, Ereb Altor, Exodus, Finntroll, FirstBourne, Flotsam And Jetsam, Ghost Ship Octavius, Grave Digger, Haggard, Havok, Ihsahn, Incantation, Kampfar, Kissin’ Dynamite, Leaves’ Eyes, Michael Schenker Fest, Moonsorrow, No Raza, Novembers Doom, Omnium Gatherum, Once Human, Origin, Orphaned Land, Possessed, Ross The Boss, Seven Witches, Soen, Sortilège, Spoil Engine, Stam1na, Striker, Suffocation, The Faceless, Devin Townsend, Toxik, Trollfest, Venom, Vio-lence, Whiplash, Wilderun, Wintersun, Without Waves, and Zero Theorem.

Islander, Rivers Of Nihil, Inferi, Etc. Among Artists Chosen For Taco Bell’s Fall 2018 Feed The Beat Program

Taco Bell have revealed the next 100 bands that will be receiving $500 gift cards as part of their Feed The Beat program. This time around, Islander, Rivers Of Nihil, Inferi, Striker, Tyrant, Wolfheart, and more have been chosen.

[via The PRP]

Archspire, Theory Of A Deadman, Nickelback, Etc. Nominated For 2018 Canadian Juno Awards

The nominees have been announced for the 2018 edition of Canada’s Juno Awards. The ceremony will take place in Vancouver, BC on March 25, and the artists nominated in the rock/metal categories can be found below:

Metal/Hard Music Album Of The Year:

Longhouse – “II: Vanishing”
Metz – “Strange Peace”
Striker – “Striker”
Anciients – “Voice Of The Void”
Archspire – “Relentless Mutation”

Rock Album Of The Year:

Nickelback – “Feed The Machine”
The Glorious Sons – “Young Beauties And Fools”
Theory Of A Deadman – “Wake Up Call”
Big Wreck – “Grace Street”
Death From Above – “Outrage! Is Now“

Dark Tranquillity Announce 2017 North American Tour With Warbringer & Striker

Dark Tranquillity have announced a 2017 North American tour with Warbringer and Striker. Check out the dates below.

Tour Dates:

09/06 Margate, FL – O Malleys
09/07 Winter Park, FL – The Haven
09/08 Tampa, FL – Orpheum
09/09 Jacksonville, FL – 1904 Music Hall
09/10 Charlotte, NC – The Underground
09/11 Durham, NC – Motorco
09/12 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
09/13 Halethorpe, MD – Fish Head Cantina
09/14 Poughkeepsie, NY – The Chance
09/15 New York, NY – The Gramercy Theatre
09/16 Worcester, MA – The Palladium
09/17 Montreal, QC – FouFounes
09/18 Toronto, ON – MOD Club
09/19 Westland, MI – Token Lounge
09/20 Joliet, IL – The Forge
09/21 Sioux Falls, SD – Icon Lounge
09/22 Minneapolis, MN – The Cabooze
09/23 Winnipeg, MB – Park Theatre
09/24 Regina, SK – The Exchange
09/25 Calgary, AB – Dickens
09/26 Edmonton, AB – The Starlite Room
09/28 Vancouver, BC – Rickshaw Theater
09/29 Seattle, WA – El Corazon
09/30 Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theatre
10/01 San Francisco, CA – Slim’s
10/02 West Hollywood, CA – Whiskey a Go Go
10/03 San Diego, CA – Brick by Brick
10/04 Tempe, AZ – Club Red
10/05 El Paso, TX – Tricky Falls
10/06 San Antonio, TX – Fitzgeralds
10/07 Dallas, TX – Trees