and features some of DECAPITATED’S finest musical work. Check out DECAPITATAED
on tour in North America throughout the fall and indulge in death metal’s
Deicide extra German show!
Following the release of their critically acclaimed album "The Stench of
Redemption" Deicide will be touring Europe in January 2007.
Note: There has been two alterations to the dates previously announced.
There is now an extra date in Germany and the Glasgow venue is confirmed as
Cathouse on 11th January 2007.
See dates below:
Deicide + Visceral Bleeding + Psycroptic
05.01.07 HOL Eindhoven @ Effenaar
06.01.07 HOL Nijmegen @ Doornroosje
07.01.07 GER Saarbrucken @ Roxy
08.01.07 HOL Rotterdam @ Baroeg
09.01.07 UK Manchester @ Jilly's Rockworld
10.01.07 IRE Dublin @ Temple Bar Music Centre
11.01.07 UK Glasgow @ Cathouse
12.01.07 UK London @ London ULU
13.01.07 FR Paris @ La Locomotive
14.01.07 FR Limoges @ CC John Lennon
15.01.07 SP Bilbao @ Bilborock
16.01.07 POR Porto @ Hard Club
17.01.07 SP Madrid @ Caracol
18.01.07 SP Barcelona @ Razzmatazz II
19.01.01 tba tba @ tbc
20.01.07 ITA Ravenna @ Rock Planet
21.01.07 ITA San Giorgio In Bosco (PD) @ La Gabbia
22.01.07 CRO Zagreb @ Mochvara
23.01.07 A Graz @ Opheum
24.01.07 A Traun n/Linz @ Spinnerei
25.01.07 A Innsbruck @ Hafen
26.01.07 GER Essen @ Zeche Carl
27.01.07 HOL Sneek @ Het Bolwerk
28.01.07 BEL Vosselaar @ Biebob
Ephel Duath new drummer studied with Yousson N'Dour
Returning home after 15 hours travelling from Holland, a tired but very happy
Davide of Ephel Duath said:
"Our new drummer Sergio Ponti has been astonishing. We are happy we have the
fourth Ephel Duath. Sergio Ponti made his debut with us on 28th September he's a
fresh talent and he's pushing our sound to new exciting rhythmical perspectives.
Here's some information about our new percussionist: he studied with Mokhtar
Samba (Yousson N'Dour,Salif Keita, Richard Bona, Jean Luc Ponty) and Jay Dittamo
(Band From Utopia, Junoon). He has played with Mike Keneally (solo artist, Frank
Zappa, Steve Vai, Robert Fripp), Arthur Barrow (Zappa, Giorgio Moroder, Diana
Ross, Joe Cocker), Ian Anderson, SFOM Orchestra, Bernardo Lanzetti (PFM) and
He played in two editions of the Los Angeles's NAMM show. He organized clinic
tours for Ellade Bandini, Marco Minnemann, Clive Bunker and Horacio Hernandez.
Catch Ephel Duath on tour on the following dates:
Oct 6 2006 Gate 52 Bussolengo (Vr)
Oct 13 2006 Rockpool Halle/Saale
Oct 15 2006 Damnation Festival @ Jilly's Rockworld and Music Box Manchester Oct
16 2006 Little Civic Wolverhampton Oct 17 2006 Underworld London Oct 18 2006 The
Old Angel Notthingam Oct 19 2006 The Gasworks Bar Bradford Oct 20 2006 No.
Fifteen Bolton Oct 21 2006 Attik Rushden Oct 22 2006 The Gander Bournemouth Oct
23 2006 Cavern Exeter Related links:
Oct 24 2006 Nexus Supporting Red Sparowes Southampton Oct 26 2006 The Crown
Middlesbrough Oct 31 2006 Batofar Paris Nov 1 2006 Magasin 4 Bruxelles
Municipal Waste invite you to party!
Municipal Waste cordially invite you and everyone else to join them to get
"We are leaving for over 2 months with Gwar and we are throwing a last second
going away bash. Come out and thrash!
(with special sexy guest's)
This Saturday. Oct 7th.
Bring Bikes Drinks and Skateboards!
The Bike Lot
512 E. 8th St.
Directions: 9th Street (Manchester) Bridge South. Pass Hull St. Left on Marx St.
Second Warehouse on the Left. or... Cross the Lee Bridge (also considered
Belvidere or something) Left onto Hull St. Right onto Commerce.
Left on Marx St. Second Warehouse on your right. "
If you cannot make this Bike Lot party try any of the following dates or wait
anxiously for the forthcoming Earache re-release of "Hazardous Mutation" with
the extra LIVE IN RICHMOND 2006 bonus DVD that includes wizards, and will allow
you to enjoy a Municipal Waste party by proxy.
Oct 4 2006 Jaxx, West Springfield
Oct 13 2006 Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA
Oct 14 2006 Palladium, Worcester, MA
Oct 15 2006 Starland Ballroom, Sayreville, NJ
Oct 16 2006 Norva, Norfolk, VA
Oct 17 2006 Ziggy's Winston Salem, NC
Oct 19 2006 Mr. Small's Theatre, Millvale, PA
Oct 20 2006 Saratoga Winners, Cohoes, NY
Oct 21 2006 Webster Theatre, Hartford, CT
Oct 22 2006 Club Soda, Montreal, QC
Oct 23 2006 Opera House, Toronto, ON
Oct 25 2006 Peabody's Down Under, Cleveland, OH
Oct 26 2006 Headliners Music Hall, Louisville, KY
Oct 27 2006 Newport Music Hall, Columbus, OH
Oct 28 2006 Harpo's, Detroit, MI
Oct 29 2006 The Vogue, Indianapolis, IN
Oct 30 2006 First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
Oct 31 2006 Eagles Ballroom, Milwaukee, WI
Nov 1 2006 House of Blues, Chicago, IL
Nov 2 2006 The Beaumont Club, Kansas City, MO
Nov 3 2006 Ogden Theater, Denver, CO
Nov 4 2006 Avalon Theater, Salt Lake City, UT
Nov 5 2006 Big Easy Concert House, Boise, ID
Nov 7 2006 Big Easy, Spokane, WA
Nov 8 2006 The Fenix (formerly the Premier) Seattle, WA
Nov 9 2006 Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver
Nov 10 2006 Roseland Theater Portland, OR
Nov 11 2006 Midtown Bend, OR
Nov 12 2006 Senator Theater Chico, CA
Nov 13 2006 New Oasis Sparks, NV
Nov 14 2006 The Warfield San Francisco, CA
Nov 15 2006 House of Blues San Deigo, CA
Nov 20 2006 House of Blues West Hollywood, CA
Nov 22 2006 Marquee Theater Tempe, AZ
Nov 24 2006 White Rabbit San Antonio, TX
Nov 25 2006 Gypsy Tea Room Dallas, TX
Nov 26 2006 Meridian Houston, TX
Nov 27 2006 House of Blues New Orleans, LA
Nov 28 2006 Floyd's Music Store Tallahassee, FL
Nov 29 2006 Culture Room Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Nov 30 2006 Jannus Landing St. Petersburg, FL
Dec 1 2006 House of Blues Buena Vista, FL
THE OCEAN live-update
presented by Metal Hammer, In Your Face, Waste Of Mind, Tabu Absinth.
05.10. Stockholm (S) Lava w/Totalt Jävla Mörker
06.10. Gothenburg (S) Sticky Fingers w/Totalt Jävla Mörker
12.10. Potsdam Waschhaus w/Traktor
13.10. Marianske Lazne (CZ) Rampa w/Traktor
14.10. Niesky Juz Holz (Moshpitcrew presents) w/Traktor
15.10. München Orangehouse w/Traktor
17.10. Lausanne (CH) Le Romandie w/Traktor
18.10. Paris (F) L-Espace Curial w/Manimal
19.10. Reims (F) La Cartonnerie w/Manimal
20.10. St. Germain en Laye (F) La Clé w/Manimal
21.10. Lille (F) Festival Les Ecclictiques w/Manimal
22.10. Leuven (B) Sojo
23.10. Gent (B) Frontline
25.10. Bordeaux (F) L-Heretic Club w/Blockheads
26.10. Toulouse (F) SDF Ramonville w/Manimal
27.10. Avignon (F) Les Passagers du Zinc w/Manimal
28.10. Dijon (F) Les Tanneries w/Manimal
31.10. London (UK) Underworld
01.11. Manchester (UK) Club
02.11. Newcastle (UK) Trillians
05.11. Southampton (UK) Unit 22
Doro - Tour Dates, Guest List Alert and "Warrior Soul" Special Winter Edition
As you all know, Doro Pesch and band land in the UK for four shows in early
November (see below for dates). To celebrate this and further dates around the
world, AFM will be releasing "Warrior Soul - Winter Edition; 20 Years A Warrior
Soul" a bumper special edition of this years album with outstanding features.
Released on November 27th, the album is released in three formats;
Winter Edition Standard - featuring a special Digi Pack version of "Warrior
Soul" with colour booklet, bonus CD inc. live tracks and a brand new song.
Winter Edition - 20 Years A Warrior Soul - featuring the bonus CD and a double
DVD featuring Ms Pesch and band in action in Düsseldorf this year, as well as a
90min documentary shot in DVD9 format.
3. The Warrior Soul Winter Edition Fan Box - Limited to 1000 copies, this
contains the DVD pack, the bonus CD, a t-shirt / autographed card and the
limited edition Doro / Warrior Soul snow-globe!!
We all know you want the snow globe!!
Forthcoming Live Dates for AFM artists
7th Nov.2006 Bradford, Rio's
8th Nov.2006 Dudley, JB's
9th Nov. 2006 Nottingham, Rock City
10th Nov. 2006 London, The Underworld.
The Voodoo Lounge, Dublin October 14th 2006
The Underworld, London November 12th 2006
Masterplan - (with Saxon);
Feb. 28 - UK Glasgow Garage
Mar. 02 - UK Belfast Spring & Airbrake
Mar. 03 - IRL Dublin Temple Bar Music Centre
Mar. 04 - UK Manchester Academy 2
Mar. 06 - UK Wolverhampton Civic Hall
Mar. 07 - UK Nottingham Rock City
Mar. 08 - UK Cardiff Coal Exchange
Mar. 09 - UK London Astoria
Jon Oliva's Pain
30th March 2007 Prog Power Festival, Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham.
Rise Above Records Newsletter - October 2006
Firstly major apologies to everyone who has Pre-Ordered the vinyl version of new
Circulus album, Clocks Are Like People. Initial copies were faulty and had to be
returned to the pressing plant. We have just been told that replacements have
arrived at our distribution company and will be with us by Monday. All orders
will be shipped on Monday & Tuesday of next week, if not sooner. Thanks for your
patience on this.
Electric Wizard Vinyl's.
Finally they’re here. Deluxe vinyl versions of the classic self titled debut &
masterwork, ‘Come My Fanatics’, making it’s debut Vinyl appearance.
Ice Blue Gatefold LP + Black 7" x 500
Florescent Lime Green Gatefold LP + Black Vinyl 7" x 500
Black Vinyl Gatefold LP + Black Vinyl 7" x 500
‘Come My Fanatics’
Space dust Violet Sparkle Vinyl Double Gatefold LP + Space dust Violet Sparkle
Vinyl 7"(PS) x 100 (SOLD OUT)
Space dust Violet Sparkle Vinyl Double Gatefold LP + Black Vinyl 7" (PS) x 400
Deep Red Vinyl Double Gatefold LP + Black Vinyl 7" (PS) x 500
Black Vinyl Double Gatefold LP + Black Vinyl 7" (PS) x 500
Grand Magus ST Expanded version - Now in stock!
Repackaged & re-mastered after being out of print for some time. Contains two
extra tracks. Specially re-mastered by JB & Oneman.
Possessed & Luv Machine CD’s - Now in stock.
Yes, they’re finally here and both look & sound amazing!
Firebird CD & LP.
The new album from Bill Steers Firebird is finally out and in stock. Chock full
of killer riffs & 70’s grooves, Hot Wings is Mr Steers most convincing and
revitalised to album to date.
100% Pro-Tools Free!
Band related news & forthcoming shows
Firebird - Hot Wings Gets a live airing at the first ‘It’s Heavy!’ evening,
Sunday 22nd October at Camden Barfly, London.
To celebrate the release of their latest album, 'Hot Wings' (released Oct 2nd),
Firebird play the first in a series of Rise Above hosted nights titled 'It's
Heavy!'. Sharing the bill will be Princes In The Tower, featuring key Circulus
members, Michael Tyack, Will Summers & Victor Hugo Llamas, whose debut album
will be recorded later this year. Princes The bands style is a more stripped
down version of Circulus with a stronger Medieval flavour.
They are joined by heavy London trio, Winters whose debut EP is released on Rise
Above Records on October 16th.
DJ's Dozza & Co will be supplying heavy sounds old & new. Doors are at 7pm, get
Tickets on sale from Ticketweb (www.ticketweb.co.uk) & Stargreen (www.stargreen.com).
Firwbird will also be appearing at the following shows;
Crippled Black Pheonix,Firebird,
Day For Airstrikes and Burnst
@ Jabez Clegg,Manchester Mon 23rd October
live at Penny Lane,
Sweden Thursday 19th October 2006
The Avant-Garde Kraut Doom Prog troupe known as Chrome Hoof unleash their latest
offering, a headfu*k of an EP tiled ‘Beyond Zade’ on Mon Oct 30th. Most
definitely not for the faint hearted and narrow-minded amongst you, which, come
to think of it, doesn’t probably count for many!
Possessed story to be on BBC TV.
It will be 30 years to the day on Weds 25th October that Rise Above Relics
artists , Possessed, suffered a fatal blow which took the lives of three of it’s
band members, Vernon Pereira, Mick Reeves & Terry Davies. The band were
travelling home from a successful show in Carlisle, when their van drove into
the back of a stationed beer tanker. Look out West Midlands residents for a
special report on BBC, Midlands today, around about the time of the anniversary.
Winters News & Gigs
London band, Winters release their debut, self-titled EP through Rise Above
Records on October 16th. They play the following shows;
Wed 4th - Barfly, London, with Die So Fluid.
Fri 20th - Cooler, Bristol, with Crippled Black Phoenix.
Sat 21st - The Turks, Reading, with Obiat.
Sun 22nd - Barfly, London, with Firebird.
Fri 27th - The Brixton Windmill, London, with The Magnificent Shimmering Beasts.
Circulus - Upcoming Shows
Following on from the success of their latest album, ‘Clocks Are Like People’,
Circulus will release a new single through Rise Above Records on Oct 30th.
Thurs 5th - Fopp Record Store, London (new store, Tottenham Court Rd) W1 7pm
Fri 6th - Union Chapel, Islington, 7pm
Thurs 26th - Fabric, London London EC1 8pm
Fri 27th - Barfly, Liverpool Liverpool L1 4BH
Sat 28th - Dry Bar, Manchester Manchester
Thurs 2nd - Club I For Bach, Cardiff
Fri 3rd - Plug, Sheffield
Sat 4th - Social, Nottingham
Tues 7th - Musician, Leicester
Weds 8th - Little Civic, Wolverhampton
Fri 10 - Cooler, Bristol
Sat 11 - Lord Mayor's Show, London
16 - Purcell Room + Chrome Hoof, London London
Witchcraft tour the USA with Danava!
Mon 23rd - Seattle - Sunset Tavern
Tues 24th - Portland, OR - Doug Fir
Thurs 26th - San Francisco, CA - Cafe Du Nord
Fri - 27th, Los Angeles, CA - TBA
Sat - 28th, Las Vegas, NV or San Diego, CA - TBA
Sun - 29th, Tucson, AZ - Vaudeville
Tues - 31st, HALLOWEEN Austin, TX - Parish
Wed - 1st, Houston, TX - Proletariat
Thurs November 2nd, New Orleans, LA - One Eyed Jacks
Fri -3rd, Birmingham, AL - Bottletree
Sat - 4th, Atlanta, GA - Drunken Unicorn
Sun - 5th, GUY FAWKES Chapel Hill, NC - Local 506
Mon - 6th, Baltimore, MD - Talking Head Club
Wed - 8th, New York, NY - TBA
Thurs - 9th, Boston, MA - TBA
Fri - 10th, Brooklyn, NY - North Six
Sat - 11th, Philadelphia, PA - The Khyber w/Blue Cheer & Pearls and
Sun - 12th, Pittsburgh, PA - Moosewood Lodge
Mon - 13th, Columbus, OH - Little Brothers
Tues - 14th, Chicago, IL - Empty Bottle
Wed - 15th, Madison, WI/Milwaukee - TBA
Thurs - 16th, Minneapolis, MN - Triple Rock
A possible London date is being scheduled for some time in December. The guys
will also make their only hometown appearance in Örebro this year, at
Retrofestivalen on the 25th of November. This is followed by a gig in Malmö on
the 29th of December at Club Beyond.
New single (vinyl only), ‘If Crimson Was Your Colour’ is finally released later
Taint News & Shows
After their European/Uk tour and appearences at the Hellfest, Leperfest and Give
It A Name festivals, Taint are finishing the year with some great shows. Song
writing for the next album is under way, with 7 tracks and more quickly forming.
Such titles as 'Barstorn Zombie Revival', 'Mass Appeal Sadness' and 'Goddamn
This City' might give you indication of what's to follow.
25th - Buffalo, Cardiff w/ Baroness & Torche
17th - Bristol, tbc w/ Capricorns
24th - Athens, Gr, The Underworld
25th - Thessaloniki, Gr, tbc
We're playing the infamous (in Sweden at least) "34 000 tons of Metal" cruise
between October 6-7 on the Baltic Sea. Other bands include The Haunted,
Annihilator, Morgana Lefay, Treat and Persuader. I