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ALEXISONFIRE Releases Fan-Fueled Music Video For 'Season Of The Flood'

ALEXISONFIRE has released a fan-fueled music video for the song "Season Of The Flood". The clip is notably comprised of footage shot exclusively by ALEXISONFIRE concert-goers in Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. During the band's January 2020 Western Canadian tour, fans were encouraged to shoot footage of the live performance of "Season Of The Flood" ...

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ALEXISONFIRE Releases 'Complicit' Single

ALEXISONFIRE has released a new track, "Complicit". Produced by the band, longtime friend Karl Bareham (CITY AND COLOUR), and mixed by Grammy Award-winning Jacquire King (TOM WAITS, KINGS OF LEON, MODEST MOUSE), the track comes on the heels of "Familiar Drugs", which marked the band's first new music in almost 10 years. Says vocalist George ...

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Video Premiere: ALEXISONFIRE's 'Familiar Drugs'

ALEXISONFIRE has premiered the official video for "Familiar Drugs". The bandmembers once again teamed up with Michael Maxxis, who directed their personal favorite ALEXISONFIRE video for "The Northern" and CITY AND COLOUR's "Fragile Bird", "Thirst" and "Lover Come Back". "Everything came together really fast," says Wade MacNeil. "Maxxis flew into Toronto with a crew of ...

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ALEXISONFIRE's Reunion Is Permanent

St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada-based post-hardcore act ALEXISONFIRE has reunited for good and has promised its fans "to never leave you again." ALEXISONFIRE split up in 2011 following the departure of two members, only to reform in March this year for a number of comeback shows, including the Heavy Montreal festival in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. During ...

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Follow #HEAVYMONTREAL2015 Live

Are you attending Heavy Montreal 2015 or want to follow the action from your part of the globe? Check out our real-time social feed below or you may contribute via Twitter, Instagram or YouTube using the hashtag #heavymontreal2015 or #blabbermouthnet. This feed will be curated and updated regularly when the festival kicks off on August ...

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BLABBERMOUTH.NET Is An Official HEAVY MONTREAL 2015 Partner

BLABBERMOUTH.NET is proud to be an official partner of this year's edition of the Heavy Montreal festival, which will be held this weekend, August 7-9, at Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The Forest Stage will be powered by BLABBERMOUTH.NET and feature more than a dozen artists, including BEYOND CREATION, CATTLE DECAPITATION, SANDVEISS, MONEEN, THE ...

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VARGA To Release 'Enter The Metal' Next Month

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada-based progressive metal masters VARGA, who reunited in 2011, have been hard at work in the studio with longtime friend and producer/engineer Julius "Juice" Butty (ALEXISONFIRE, PROTEST THE HERO) completing their long-awaited "Enter The Metal" and "Return Of The Metal" CDs. VARGA bassist/lead vocalist Joe Varga states: "In both collections of music, you'll ...

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GALLOWS Interviewed In Chicago (Video)

Sami Jarroush of the Rock It Out! Blog conducted an interview with GALLOWS on November 13 at Subterranean in Chicago, Illinois. You can now watch the chat below. Released on September 10 through the band's own label Venn Records (in partnership with [PIAS] Recordings), GALLOWS' third and self-titled album proves that their reputation ...

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GALLOWS Interviewed For Exclaim! TV's 'Aggressive Tendencies' (Video)

On November 8, GALLOWS bassist Stuart Gili-Ross and the band's new vocalist, former ALEXISONFIRE guitarist Wade MacNeil, were interviewed by Denise Falzon in Toronto, Ontario, Canada for the latest episode of Exclaim! TV's "Aggressive Tendencies" series. They discussed GALLOWS' latest self-titled album, what the writing process was like and how people have been responding to ...

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GALLOWS: Trailer For Upcoming Documentary Released

A trailer for GALLOWS' upcoming documentary can be seen below. Set for release on September 10 through the band's own label Venn Records (in partnership with [PIAS] Recordings), GALLOWS' third and self-titled album proves that their reputation as the U.K.'s most notorious and exciting punk band will not be changing any time soon. Recorded, produced, ...

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GALLOWS: 'Outsider Art' Video Released

Set for release on September 10 through the band's own label Venn Records (in partnership with [PIAS] Recordings), GALLOWS' third and self-titled album proves that their reputation as the U.K.'s most notorious and exciting punk band will not be changing any time soon. Recorded, produced, mixed and mastered by long-term friends Thomas Mitchener and Steve ...

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GALLOWS: 'Last June' Video Released

"Last June", the new video from U.K.'s GALLOWS, can be seen below. Turned around in less than aweek in true punk-rock fashion, this incendiary clip was directed by Marshall Darlings and features live GALLOWS footage shot at various festivals over the last few months and at the recent sold-out Sailor Jerry's show in London. "Last ...

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GALLOWS To Release New Album In September

U.K.'s GALLOWS are finally ready to unleash the next phase of their punk rock attack on the world with the highly-anticipated release of their follow-up to 2009's "Grey Britain" album. Set for release in Europe on September 10 through the band's own label Venn Records (in partnership with [PIAS] Recordings) and in the U.S. on ...

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3 INCHES OF BLOOD To Release 'Long Live Heavy Metal' In March

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada traditional metallers 3 INCHES OF BLOOD will release their fifth studio album, "Long Live Heavy Metal", on March 27 via Century Media Records. According to a press release, "fans can expect a blast of pure metal assured to leave no face unmelted." "'Long Live Heavy Metal' is the fifth chapter in ...

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3 INCHES OF BLOOD Preparing To Enter Studio

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada-based metallers 3 INCHES OF BLOOD are preparing to enter Vogville Studios and Profile Studios in the band's hometown with engineer and producer Terry "Sho" Murray to begin recording their fifth full-length album for a 2012 release via Century Media Records. Commented guitarist Shane Clark: "We're in pre-production mode here in East ...

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GALLOWS Announces New Singer

According to Kerrang! magazine, Hertfordshire, U.K. hardcore punk rock heroes GALLOWS have announced the addition of former ALEXISONFIRE guitarist/vocalist Wade MacNeil to the group's ranks. He replaces Frank Carter, who announced his decision to quit on July 8. "GALLOWS are one of my favorite bands, so when Steph [Carter, guitar] called me the ...

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ALEXISONFIRE Calls It Quits

St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada-based post-hardcore act ALEXISONFIRE has called it a day. In a statement posted on the band's official web site, ALEXISONFIRE vocalist George Pettit explained that the group played what its last-ever show with guitarist/vocalist Dallas Green on December 19, 2010 in ALEXISONFIRE's hometown. "Almost a year ago, Dallas informed us he would ...

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CANCER BATS: Second 'World Wide Wacky Webisode' Posted Online

Canadian punk/metal/hardcore band CANCER BATS and Absolute Punk have posted the second episode of "Cancer Bats World Wide Wacky Webisodes" featuring footage from the group's trip to Japan. The guys shop for some interesting-looking, hangover-curing medicine at a drugstore, take a ride on a 180mph bullet train, and perform a blistering set. Watch the clip ...

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