Carcass, The Locust, Autopsy, Converge, Etc. Set For 2022 Oblivion Access Festival

The initial lineup has been revealed for next year’s Oblivion Access festival. The event will take place in Austin, TX on May 12-15 and it will feature the following: Blonde Redhead, Carcass, The Locust, Youth Of Today, Xiu Xiu, Autopsy, Converge, William Basinski, Zola Jesus, Lil Ugly Mane, A Place To Bury Strangers, Cave In, Armand Hammer (Feat. The Alchemist), Melt-Banana, Andy Stott, Metz, Vio-lence, Windhand, Coven, Despise You, Liturgy, Mike, Black Dice, Prurient, Uniform and The Body (collaborative set), Anika, Show Me The Body, Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe, Kool Keith, Cough, JK Flesh, Thou, Bastard Noise, Fury, Blood Incantation, Devil Master, Primitive Man, Mizmor, Uniform, Spotlights, Hell, Boan, Drain, Akai Solo, Deaf Club, Yellow Eyes, Candy, Troller, Vermin Womb, Elizabeth Colour Wheel, Blackwater Holylight, Aaron Dilloway, Debit, Outer Heaven, Immortal Bird, Portrayal Of Guilt, Midwife, Judiciary, Vile Creature, Many Blessings, Sub Oslo, Bridle, Grivo, Christworm, Glassing, Sore Dream, Saintpeeler, Blank Hellscape, Private Service, Shitbag, and Wolfie Warship.

The Locust Announce December California Shows

The Locust have booked five California shows for December. Here’s the dates:

12/07 Santa Ana, CA – The Observatory (feat. Sonido de la Frontera & Therapy)
12/08 San Diego, CA – House Of Blues (feat. Sonido de la Frontera & Therapy)
12/09 Los Angeles, CA – The Regent (feat. Curl Up And Die & Bewitcher)
12/10 San Francisco, CA – GAMH (feat. Shit Coffins & Sonido de la Frontera)
12/11 Fresno, CA – Strummers (feat. Prissy Whip & Cancer Christ)

Oathbreaker To Return For 2020 ArcTanGent Festival

Oathbreaker will be returning for this year’s ArcTanGent Festival. This will be the group’s first show since going on hiatus two years ago.

The band commented:

“It’s been over 2 years since the last Oathbreaker show, the dust has settled and the last couple of months we’ve been discussing whether or not to play another show. ArcTanGent felt like the right place to do so. We’re incredibly excited to play these songs again. This will most likely be the only Oathbreaker show in 2020. Hope to see a lot of familiar faces.”

The ArcTanGent Festival will take place on August 20-22 at Fernhill Farms near Bristol, UK and it will also feature: Opeth, TesseracT, This Will Destroy You, Amenra, Ihsahn, Perturbator, Rolo Tomassi (performing “Grievances” and “Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It” across two separate sets), Earthtone9, Giraffes? Giraffes!, Frontierer, GosT, Raketkanon, Quail vs Kenny (Jo Quail and Howard James Kenny), Scalping, OHHMS (two sets, including ‘Subjects‘ film set), Svalbard, Alpha Male Tea Party, Stake, Curse These Metal Hands, Boss Keloid, Body Hound, Vasa, Luo, Briqueville, Fes, Tankengine, The K., Mountain Caller, Swans, Metz, The Locust, Maybeshewill, Leprous, Agent Fresco, The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die, Car Bomb, Wear Your Wounds, A.A. Williams, Tides From Nebula, Jo Quail, The Samuel Jackson Five, Petbrick, Herod, Teeth Of The Sea, The Hirsch Effekt, Bent Knee, Astrosaur, tortuganónima, Bolt Ruin, The Hyena Kill, Mutant-Thoughts, Coldbones, Skemer, Natalie Evans, Odradek, Heisa, The Mantis Opera, Last Hyena, Rainbow Slicer, Lack The Low, SEIMS, Elephant Tree, Kokomo, Thumpermonkey, TOTS, Bicurious, God Alone., Land Wars, MIËT, Vogons, Straight Girl, Ogives Big Band, and qariaq.

Watch Footage From The Locust’s First Show In Four Years

The Locust took the stage for their first show in four years at the 2019 Desert Daze festival on October 12. You can find some fan-filmed footage from the set, along with a new animated clip for “Recyclable Body Fluids In Human Form,” below:

[via The PRP]

The Locust Announce First Live Show In Four Years

The Locust have announced that they will be playing their first show in four years at the 2019 Desert Daze festival. That event will take place at Moreno Beach in Lake Perris, CA on October 10-13. Justin Pearson told Brooklyn Vegan the following about the group’s return:

“We do plan to play more, and function as a normal band again, with new material, and new uniforms as well. I guess the world is getting more and more fucked up, so we need to do our part to set things straight.”

Dead Cross (Ex-Slayer, Faith No More, Etc.) To Release Debut Album In August

Dead Cross, the band featuring Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer), Mike Patton (Faith No More), Justin Pearson (The Locust, Retox, etc.), and Mike Crain (Retox), will release their self-titled debut album on August 4. Pearson confirmed the news during a guest appearance on the Peer Pleasure Podcast.

Dead Cross (Ex-Slayer, Faith No More, Etc.) Stream New Song “Shillelagh”

Dead Cross, the band featuring Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer), Mike Patton (Faith No More), Justin Pearson (The Locust, Retox, etc.), and Mike Crain (Retox), have premiered a new song titled “Shillelagh.” The band’s debut self-titled album will be released later this year via Ipecac.

Dead Cross (Ex-Slayer, Faith No More, Etc.) Finish Debut Album

Dead Cross, the band featuring Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer), Mike Patton (Faith No More), Justin Pearson (The Locust, Retox, etc.), and Mike Crain (Retox), have officially finished their debut album. The effort will be released later this year via Ipecac.

Mike Patton (Faith No More) Joins Dead Cross (Ex-Slayer Etc.)

Dead Cross, the band featuring Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer), Justin Pearson (The Locust, Retox, etc.), and Mike Crain (Retox), have recruited Faith No More’s Mike Patton as their new vocalist. He will be taking over for Gabe Serbian (The Locust, ex-Cattle Decapitation/Retox) who recently exited the group. The band’s debut album will be released next year via Ipecac.

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