LOUNA Streaming Full Album

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Russian female-fronted rockers LOUNA unleashed their new album, Behind a Mask via Red Decade Records and MEG/RED. Revolver Magazine is streaming the album in full at this location. Head to Revolvermag.com now to preview the album for the next 24 hours! Last week, Revolvermag.com hosted an exclusive interview with the band in which they discuss Behind a Mask, rewriting their songs in English, misconceptions about LOUNA based on stereotypes, and more. You can watch the video now at this location.

LOUNA’s Behind a Mask will appeal to fans of a blistering and passionate hard rock sound. North American fans will recognize the album’s clear handiwork— Behind a Mask was mixed by renowned producer/engineer Dan Korneff (Breaking Benjamin, The Pretty Reckless, Papa Roach, My Chemical Romance, Paramore) and mastering duties were handled by the legendary Ted Jensen of Sterling Sound, New York.

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“From start to finish, LOUNA takes you on an exhilarating ride that will leave you wondering what the hell just happened. Behind a Mask might just be the dark horse of the year so far” – TheFrontRowReport.com

“My verdict is that LOUNA rocks no matter if you look at them under a Punk, a Rock or even a modern Metal magnifying lens… Addictive as hell vocal lines” – MetalKaoz.com

“The vocals are solid hard rock screams and shrieks with the music firmly in the alternative/modern metal camp. Energetic and up tempo hooks and riffs really come to life with the commercially friendly vocals” – SeaofTranquility.org

LOUNA is about to teach Americans what Moscow metal is all about” – Music Underground

“I enjoy getting new music. It is even better when it’s really good music. Russian rockers LOUNA are unleashing a disc soon on the rest of the world, and they are going to make a mark with this one… Kicks the doors off the hinges” –100percentrock.com

LOUNA has a brand new music video for the track Business coming soon. View the new teaser video for the track now at CraveOnline.com. The full music video for Business is one of the most expensive and elaborate productions in Russian music history according to the film company, InnerVision.

LOUNA, the 2009 Best New Alternative Artist at the annual Russian Alternative Music Prize awards based on the strength of their first EPs. LOUNA released their first album, Let’s Get Louder in December of 2010, selling out every venue during their first national tour of Russia supporting the album. Two singles, Fight Club and Let’s Get Louder reached #1 on the Russian radio charts, with Fight Club remaining in the top 10 for a record-breaking 16 weeks also being named the 2011 Rock Song of the Year at the annual Nashe Awards. Along with this, LOUNA were nominated for Breakthrough Artist and Solo Performance of the year. Their second album, The Time of X, released in February of 2012, nominated for Album of the Year at this year’s Nashe awards where vocalist Lou Gevorkian was named Female Vocalist of the Year for the entire country.

LOUNALou Gevorkian (vocals), Vitaly Demidenko (bass), Rouben Kazariyan (guitar), Sergey Ponkratiev (guitar), Leonid “Pilot” Kinzbursky (drums)

For more information on LOUNA, please visit these websites:

www.lounarocks.com

www.reddecaderecords.com

 

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KYLESA Stream New Track

Recently, KYLESA announced a new summer tour. The “Ultraviolet Summer 2013 Tour” will kick off on May 10 in Gainesville, FL, and end on June 22 in Savannah, GA. The tour will see support from BLOOD CEREMONY, WHITE HILLS, and LAZER/WULF. A full list of tour dates found below.

KYLESA previously released a new song, called Vulture’s Landing. The track is streaming here. Ultraviolet pre-orders are available now via Season of Mist’s E-Shop

One of the most anticipated hard rock releases of 2013, and the follow-up to their critically-acclaimed album Spiral Shadow, KYLESA is set to release Ultraviolet on May 28th. The Savannah-based quintet recorded Ultraviolet at The Jam Room in Columbia, SC with the band’s guitar player/songwriter, and sought-after producer, Phillip Cope (BARONESS, BLACK TUSK) once again overseeing production.

Updated KYLESA news and tour information will be made available through the Season of Mist website, the KYLESA website, and Facebook page.

KYLESA TOUR DATES:
April 19 Savannah, GA – The Dollhouse (*Free show*) w/ Bear Fight, Wet Socks

ALL dates with Blood Ceremony, White Hills, Lazer/Wulf
May 10 Gainesville, FL – High Dive
May 11 Orlando, FL – Backbooth
May 12 Miami, FL – Churchill’s
May 13 Tampa, FL – The Orpheum
May 14 New Orleans, LA – One Eyed Jack’s
May 16 Houston, TX – Walters
May 17 Dallas, TX – Trees
May 18 Austin, TX – Mohawk
May 20 Albuquerque, NM – Blackwater
May 21 Denver, CO – Marquis Theater
May 22 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
May 24 Santa Cruz, CA – Catalyst
May 25 San Francisco, CA – Slim’s
May 27 Portland, OR – Star Theater
May 28 Seattle, WA – Chop Suey
May 29 Vancouver, BC – Electric Owl
May 31 Calgary, AB – Dickens
June 1 Regina, SK – The Exchange
June 2 Winnipeg, MB – Pyramid Cabaret
June 3 Minneapolis, MN – Triple Rock Social Club
June 4 Iowa City, IA – Gabe’s Oasis
June 5 Chicago, IL – Bottom Lounge
June 6 Grand Rapids, MI – Pyramid Scheme
June 7 St. Louis, MO – The Firebird
June 8 Columbus, OH – Ace of Cups
June 9 Lexington, KY – Cosmic Charlies
June 11 Toronto, ON – Lee’s Palace
June 12 Ottawa, ON – Maverick’s
June 13 Montreal, QC – Il Motore
June 14 Brooklyn NY – Northside Fest (Music Hall of Williamsburg)
June 15 Albany, NY – Bogie’s
June 16 Boston, MA – Middle East Downstairs
June 18 Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
June 19 Washington, DC – Rock & Roll Hotel
June 20 Asheville, NC – Asheville Music Hall
June 21 Atlanta, GA – The Earl
June 22 Savannah, GA – The Jinx

 

REVOCATION In-Studio Video, New Music Clip

Massachusetts metallers REVOCATION completed work on the follow-up to their critically acclaimed 2011 Relapse Records release Chaos of Forms. This is the first full length album with bass player Brett Bamberger who joined the band in 2012 featured on the band’s last EP Teratogenesis released by Scion AV. The new album set for release this summer, with further details announced shortly.

Throughout the recording process the band had cameras rolling capturing everything.  From this footage REVOCATION put together a series of videos detailing different aspects of the recording process. The band premiered the first video in the series focusing on the drums and bass. Additionally this clip features ten seconds of new REVOCATION music. Check it out HERE.

REVOCATION are now on the road with Goatwhore, 3 Inches of Blood, and Ramming Speed. These dates run through May 3rd in Toronto.

REVOCATION will be taking part in this year’s Summer Slaughter Tour, with the likes of Dillinger Escape Plan, Cattle Decapitation and others.  The tour starts July 19th in San Francisco, CA and runs through August 16th in Denver, CO.  

Updated REVOCATION news and tour information available at the Relapse Records website, the REVOCATION Facebook page.

***All dates with Goatwhore, 3 Inches of Blood and Ramming speed***

April 30       Burlington, VT         Nectar’s

May 01         Middletown, NY         Sounds Asylum

May 02         Rochester, NY         Bug Jar

May 03        Toronto, ON         Opera House

***THE SUMMER SLAUGHTER TOUR. All Dates from July 19 – Aug 16 with The Dillinger Escape Plan, Animals as Leaders, Periphery, Norma Jean, Cattle Decapitation, The Ocean, Revocation, Aeon, Rings of Saturn, Thy Art is Murder***

July 19        San Francisco, CA     The Regency

July 20        Los Angeles, CA     House of Blues

July 21        Santa Ana, CA         The Observatory

July 24        Oklahoma City, OK     Diamond Ballroom

July 26        Dallas, TX          House of Blues

July 27        Houston, TX          House of Blues

July 29        Orlando, FL          House of Blues  (w/o Cattle Decapitation)

July 30        Atlanta, GA          The Masquerade

July 31        Knoxville, TN          Old City Courtyard

Aug 01        Myrtle Beach, SC     House of Blues

Aug 02        Silver Spring, MD     The Fillmore

Aug 03        Worcester, MA          The Palladium (w/o Norma Jean)

Aug 04        Philadelphia, PA     The Trocadero

Aug 07        New York, NY         Best Buy Theater

Aug 08        Toronto, ON          The Sound Academy

Aug 09        Montreal, QC          Heavy MTL

Aug 10        Albany NY          Upstate Concert Hall

Aug 11        Detroit MI          Majestic Theatre

Aug 12        Chicago IL         House of Blues

Aug 13        Milwaukee, WI         The Rave

Aug 14        Minneapolis, MN     Station 4

Aug 16        Denver, CO          Ogden Theatre

*All grammatical, spelling, punctuation errors & overall illiteracy gratefully provided by Freeman Promotions.

 

INSURRECTION Issue Update On Forthcoming Album

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After a successful crowd funding campaign for their forthcoming and third full length album Prototype set for release later this year, Canadian death metal band INSURRECTION issued a studio update for fans at the following link below.

INSURRECTION (pictured from left to right): Phil Moreau-Latreille – Drums, Martin Samson – Guitar, Stef Jomphe – Vocals, Vincent Laprade Séguin – Guitar, Francis Girard – Bass

INSURRECTION UPDATE – Episode 4: Drums

Episode 3: Business – http://youtu.be/WRytMd5dvho

 

Episode 2: Rock n Roll! – http://youtu.be/7QX1b3mItVs

Episode 1: Prototype – http://youtu.be/1efN_AGj7pI

The band offered eight various packages to fans in support of raising their monetary goal of $2500 to produce the release and have unleashed a series of informative promo videos explaining details on the crowd funding.

In additional news, Insurrection confirmed they will be performing at this year’s AMNESIA ROCKFEST in Montebello, QC on Friday, June 14th alongside Rise Against, The Offspring, Anthrax, Alice Cooper, Marilyn Manson, Lamb of God among many others.

For more info on the fest, please visit these links.

Amnesia Rockfest official website: http://www.pnrockfest.com/en/

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/507258256008562/

For more info on INSURRECTION, please visit these links:

http://www.insurrectionmetal.com|Facebook.com/InsurrectionMetal|Twitter @InsurrectionCan

About:

Upon being assembled in 2003 by founding members Martin Samson and Stef Jomphe in Gatineau, Insurrection has been growing, modulating and mutating into a machine of an aural onslaught. Assaulting witnesses in both languages of French and English, Insurrection has blended its calculated technicality to create a signature mixture of merciless death metal that has emerged from the prominent Canadian scene.

Shortly after their 2009 debut release Prologue, giving true life to their monstrosity, the formation launched their second release 2010’s Fracture, a dark prophecy of unforgivable times and a brutal soundtrack to the fall of man. It pushed the limits with every outing, creating Insurrection to become more than the sum of its parts, but a merciless abomination.

Now the band is gearing up for their follow up Prototype to push yet another brutal assault and tour cities across Canada to convert the unwitting to their legion.

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Death metal needs fresh blood and let’s hope this album inspires some youngsters to steer away from the crap and come back to serious business” Metal Made in Canada

“This 5-piece monstrosity has struck again with precision, aggression and near perfection! INSURRECTION delivers a one of a kind album – solid and crushing from beginning to end” – The Ottawa Epitaph

Free Scion A/V EP Featuring VEKTOR

Scion A/V, the creative enterprise of Scion devoted to the discovery, nurture, funding and distribution of compelling music and arts programming today releases a special two track, 15 minute EP featuring the scintillating sounds of Philadelphia sci-fi thrash metal band VEKTOR. Recorded this past January at The Glass House in Pomona, California as part of the Scion-presented Earache Records label showcase (that also featured Oceano, Bonded By Blood and White Wizzard), the free EP features VEKTOR performing the mind-obliterating tracks Cosmic Cortex and Tetrastructural Minds. The EP is available as a free download now at ScionAV.com.

“Earache has introduced metal fans to many great bands over the years,” comments Jeri Yoshizu, manager of sales promotion for Scion.

“Vektor is a band that creates metal for fans of metal. We’re happy to work with them on this release.”

VEKTOR formed in 2002 in Tempe, Arizona and quickly established a name for itself by embracing heavy metal’s past while carving out an original niche; combining thrash with elements of black metal and progressive rock. The band’s labyrinthine songs question reality and existence while at the same time portraying the future as a dystopian wasteland destroyed by greed, power, corruption and control. Weird time signatures, banshee wails, eerie jazzy passages, over the top soloing and frontman David DiSanto’s banshee calls intertwine into cohesive, atom-smashing assaults that move from intricate progressive playing to breakneck thrashing in the blink of an eye. With vicious musicianship, complex composition and futuristic sci-fi themes, VEKTOR recalls the glory days of Voivod, Watchtower and Coroner as its herculean sound challenges the parameters of modern heavy metal.

VEKTOR EP tracklist:

1.) Cosmic Cortex (9:40)
2.) Tetrastructural Minds (5:27)

Earache Records was founded in 1987 by Digby “Dig” Pearson. The seminal UK label has launched the careers of many acts now widely considered pioneers of extreme metal including Napalm Death, Carcass, At The Gates, Morbid Angel, Cathedral, Bolt Thrower, Godflesh and Entombed and had a heavy hand in exposing underground music fans to the realms of death metal and grindcore music. Earache is currently celebrating more then two decades of bringing extreme music to the masses.

Check out all of the exclusive new premieres from Scion A/V and Earache Records:

– Decibel: Scion A/V chats with VEKTOR (see HERE).

– Lambgoat: OCEANO discusses being banned from venues, why they’ve had more than 20 members, and what it takes to be a full-time band (see HERE).

Metal Injection: Free Song VEKTOR Tetrastructural Minds (click HERE)

– Metal Insider: Free Song VEKTOR Cosmic Cortex (click HERE)

About Scion A/V:

Scion A/V is a creative enterprise of Scion devoted to the discovery, nurture, funding and distribution of compelling music and arts programming. Scion A/V has created and championed projects for over 100 underground musical artists, supported tours and special events, created film documentaries, curated art installations, and produced a collection of ‘zines. In addition, Scion A/V executes the annual Scion Music(less) Music Conference and operates 17 broadband radio stations via Scion Streaming Radio. For more information, visit ScionAV.com.

About Scion:

Scion, from Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., was developed with a new generation of youthful buyers in mind. Scion’s mission is to provide distinctive products, the opportunity to personalize, and an innovative, consumer-driven process at the retail level. The brand features five groundbreaking models with a wide array of standard features: the xD urban subcompact five-door, the iconic xB urban utility vehicle, the tC sports coupe, the premium micro-subcompact iQ and the FR-S rear-wheel drive sports car. The Scion brand often applies new practices in all aspects of its business and pushes the creativity envelope with non-traditional advertising and marketing to engage young consumers. Scion also supports originality through its programs in the artistic community. For more information, visit www.scion.com.