With the Olympics now over, and the US basically more than doubling every other country in the medal count, us statesmen can be assured in our gross nationalistic pride while everyone else continues to hate us. The best news about this, of course, is that curling is only about two years away.
Brujera are touring with Cattle Decapitation this fall. CD also has a few headline dates right before this.
Experimental sludgers Tombs are going on a tour almost entirely south of the Mason Dixon line with Wolvhammer.
Vektor is going on a big ol’ US tour with Black Fast.
Trap Them have a short US tour lined up with Yautja.
We can now listen to another Devin Townsend Project song from the upcoming Transcendence, out September 9. I liked the first one better, but I am still more excited about this album than the previous few.
Dissonant death metal dudes Auroch have a song off their upcoming album, Mute Books, out for our listening pleasure. Album out October 9.
Anaal Nathrakh have a brutal new song out off their October 28 release.
- In real sad news, Tom Searle from Architects passed away this weekend after living with cancer for 3 years, leaving the fate of the band uncertain. Read the announcement here.
- For their new album, Opeth is setting up a few massive shows at the Sydney Opera House, Radio City Music Hall, and the SSE Arena.
- Organ Dealer released the two songs they wrote for that Converse Rubber Tracks thing last year. Buy it for a buck on their bandcamp page.
- Baroness will be in New Zealand and Australia in December.
- Brutal death metal band Carnophage premiered a new song at No Clean Singing.
- Mouth of the Architect and Zvi have an upcoming US tour w/ So Hideous and Netherlands
10/6 Brooklyn, NY – Saint Vitus ** ^^
10/7 Boston, MA – O’Brien’s ^^
10/8 Baltimore, MD – Sidebar ^^
10/9 Philadelphia, PA – Kung Fu Necktie ^^
10/10 Richmond, VA – Strange Matter **
10/11 Raleigh, NC – King’s **
10/12 Atlanta, GA – Drunken Unicorn **
10/13 Savannah, GA – The Jinx **
10/14 Nashville, TN – The End **
10/15 Louisville, KY – Mag Bar **** w/ Netherlands
^^ w/ So Hideous
What did I miss?