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CANCER BATS: 'Dead Wrong' Video Available

"Dead Wrong", the new video from the Canadian punk/metal/hardcore band CANCER BATS, can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's third studio album, "Bears, Mayors, Scraps & Bones", which sold around 600 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 95 on the Top ...

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CANCER BATS Frontman Talks Musical Influences

Chris Miles of UnderTheStage.net conducted an interview with Liam Cormier, lead singer of the Canadian punk/metal/hardcore band CANCER BATS, on July 16, 2010 prior to the group's performance at the Sonar in Baltimore, Maryland. Watch the chat below. Since releasing its third studio album, "Bears, Mayors, Scraps and Bones", in April, the Juno-nominated CANCER BATS ...

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CANCER BATS Announces Canadian Tour

After spending the past month igniting stages across Europe with BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE and ATREYU, the CANCER BATS return home this summer to bring their mountainous grooves and explosive blend of punk and metal to venues across Canada. Since releasing their third studio album, "Bears, Mayors, Scraps and Bones", in April, the Juno-nominated CANCER ...

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ALEXISONFIRE Fans Injured At Vancouver Concert

According to The Vancouver Sun, nineteen people were injured and nine sent to the hospital after a barricade collapsed during ALEXISONFIRE's Tuesday night (February 16) concert in Vancouver, British Columbia. Midway into the band's first song, the crowd surged forward, causing a section of the barricade to collapse. The band stopped playing immediately, ...

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CANCER BATS: New Song Posted Online

Canada's hardcore/metal band CANCER BATS has posted a brand new track titled "Scared To Death" on the group's MySpace page. The song is taken from CANCER BATS's forthcoming album, "Bears, Mayors, Scraps and Bones", which will be released in the United States and Canada on April 13. CANCER BATS has also announced that ...

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CANCER BATS: Performance Footage Of New Song Available

Video footage of Toronto, Canada's hardcore/metal band CANCER BATS performing a new song called "Darkness" on October 25, 2009 at Olympia Theatre in Dublin, Ireland can be viewed below. CANCER BATS has set "Bears, Mayors, Scraps And Bones" as the title of its new album, tentatively due in early 2010. Vocalist Liam Cormier recently told ...

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CANCER BATS: Footage From The Road Posted Online

Toronto, Canada's hardcore/metal band CANCER BATS has posted the first in a series of webisodes featuring footage from the road and the studio. Watch the clip below. CANCER BATS is tentatively scheduled to enter the studio next month to begin recording the band's new album for an early 2010 release. CANCER BATS's sophomore full-length CD, ...

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ALEXISONFIRE To Release 'Old Crows/Young Cardinals' Next Month

Coming off their 2007 breakout album "Crisis" — which achieved platinum-selling status in Canada after debuting at #1 on the Top 200 Nielsen Soundscan chart there — ALEXISONFIRE have announced they'll release their fourth studio album, "Old Crows/Young Cardinals", on June 23 via Vagrant Records in the U.S.A. and on Dine Alone in the rest ...

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CANCER BATS: New Video Interview Available

Toronto, Canada's hardcore/metal band CANCER BATS was interviewed by TV6 on March 12, 2009 at the Vic Theatre while the group was out as a part of the Rockstar Taste of Chaos tour. Watch the chat in two parts below. CANCER BATS's sophomore full-length album, "Hail Destroyer", came out last year via Black Market Activities. ...

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CANCER BATS: New Audio Interview Available

Liam Cormier, vocalist of Toronto, Canada's hardcore/metal band CANCER BATS, was interviewed by JamNow.com while the band was out as a part of the Rockstar Taste of Chaos tour. The chat is now available for streaming at this location. "Deathsmarch", the new video from CANCER BATS, can be viewed below. The song comes ...

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CANCER BATS: 'Deathsmarch' Video Available

"Deathsmarch", the new video from Toronto, Canada's hardcore/metal band CANCER BATS, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's sophomore full-length album, "Hail Destroyer", which came out last year via Black Market Activities. The CD was co-produced by Eric Ratz (BIG SUGAR, THEORY OF A DEAD MAN, BILLY TALENT), Kenny Luong (BILLY TALENT), ...

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JOHNNY TRUANT: 'The Grotesque' Video Posted Online

"The Grotesque", the Adam Powell-directed new video from the UK-based band JOHNNY TRUANT, can be viewed below. The song comes off the group's new album, "No Tears For The Creatures", which was released in the U.S. on September 30 via Ferret Music. According to a press release, JOHNNY TRUANT plays music that Kerrang! magazine has ...

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JOHNNY TRUANT Signs With FERRET MUSIC

Ferret Music has announced the signing of JOHNNY TRUANT. The UK-based band's new album, entitled "No Tears For The Creatures", will be released in the U.S. on September 30. According to a press release, JOHNNY TRUANT plays music that Kerrang! magazine has called "technically outstanding and sonically devastating" and Rock Sound referred to as "another ...

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SENATE In Writing Mode

Canadian metallers SENATE have issued the following update: "Pat (drums) returned from a two-month run with DESPISED ICON filling in for Alex on the drums, and we managed to squeeze in a show with BENEATH THE MASSACRE a couple days afterwards. The main business however is that we've been writing and demoing tunes for our ...

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THE END: Canadian Dates Announced

Canadian metallers THE END will team up with THE HOLLY SPRINGS DISASTER, JOHNNY TRUANT, A TEXTBOOK TRAGEDY and ARCHITECTS for a string of Canadian dates in March. The details are as follows: Mar. 06 - Toronto, ON - The Reverb Mar. 07 - Newmarket, ON - Newmarket Optimist Hall Mar. 08 - London, ON - ...

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INFECTIOUS GROOVES, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, DIVINE HERESY Confirmed For SOUNDWAVE Festival

INFECTIOUS GROOVES (featuring members of SUICIDAL TENDENCIES), KILLSWITCH ENGAGE and DIVINE HERESY have been confirmed for the 2008 installment of Australia's Soundwave Festival, set to take place late February/early March. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ALEXISONFIRE ALL TIME LOW AS I LAY DYING AS TALL AS LIONS BLEEDING THROUGH BOYS LIKE GIRLS ...

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THE END Parts Ways With Guitarist

Canadian metallers THE END have issued the following update: "Unfortunately we have some sad news for you. Andrew Hercules [guitar] has decided to leave the band. We all wish him the best in his future endeavors. Due to this development we will need to immediately cancel the rest of the dates with BETWEEN THE BURIED ...

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