Cancer Bats – The Spark That Moves

How do you put to bed any doubts about your band? Come hurtling out the traps with an opener as neck-snappingly, riff-chunkingly awesome as ‘Gatekeeper’, and follow it up with a slew of hits steeped in the ultimate Black’s (Flag and Sabbath). Continue reading

Propagandhi Announce European Tour Dates For Next Spring

Propagandhi has announced a European tour slated to take place next April and May, 2018. The band is touring behind their recent new album Victory Lap, which was released on September 29th via Epitaph Records. All tickets are on sale now at the bands’ website. Full tour dates below. Continue reading

Linkin Park, System Of A Down, The Offspring, Slayer, Deftones, etc Confirmed For Amnesia Rockfest 2015

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The 10th edition of Amnesia Rockfest has announced Linkin Park and System of a Down will be headlining the Friday and Saturday nights of the event respectively. Tim Armstrong (Rancid) and Fat Mike (NOFX) are curators of the 10th anniversary edition.

The Offspring will be doing their album Americana in its entirety; Deftones performing their Around The Fur album in its entirety; and Rancid will be doing their And Out Come The Wolves set.

Some of this year’s new features include having several comedians such as Tom Green, Steve-O from Jackass (first Quebec appearance in 10 years, since the 2004 riot at the Metropolis) and Mike Ward. Several other surprises and secret performances are in store for festival-goers.

The rest of the lineup consists of:

Linkin Park (Headline Friday Night)
System Of A Down (Headline Saturday Night)
The Offspring (performing Americana album)
Slayer
Snoop Dogg
Rob Zombie
Tenacious D (featuring Jack Black – first Quebec appearance)
Pixies
Sublime with Rome
Deftones (performing Around The Fur)
Rancid (performing And Out Come The Wolves)
Bad Religion
Refused (reunion)
Bad Religion
Thrice (reunion)
Coheed And Cambria
Story Of The Year
Flogging Molly
Gogol Bordello
Propagandhi
Goldfinger
Less Than Jake
Good Riddance
Ten Foot Pole
The Bouncing Souls
Satanic Surfers (reunion)
Buzzcocks
Descendents
ALL
The Exploited
GBH
Michale Graves (of the Misfits)
Ministry
Skinny Puppy (first show since 1988)
Parkway Drive
Down
Fear Factory
Atreyu (reunion)
Carcass
Bolt Thrower (rare Canadian appearance)
The Melvins

Quebec Stage
Les Cowboys Frintgants
Banlieue Rouge (one night reunion)
Groovy Aardvark (one night reunion)
Subb (one night reunion)
MAP (one night reunion)
Penelope (one night reunion)
Blind Witness (one night reunion)
Bald Vulture (one night reunion)
Overbass (one night reunion)
Les Ékorchés (one night reunion)
Capitaine Révolte (one night reunion)
Mononc’ Serge
The Planet Smashers

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War On Women Releasing Debut In February, Supporting Dates With Propogandhi and RVIVR

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Baltimore co-fed feminist punk outfit War On Women will be releasing their debut self titled full length on February 10, 2015 via Bridge9. This record was recorded by J. Robbins at the Magpie Cage (Against Me!, Coliseum, Lemuria).

War On Women – War On Women Track Listing:
1. Servilia
2. Say It
3. Meathead
4. Second Wave Goodbye
5. Swagger
6. Roe V. World
7. Glass City
8. Jordan
9. Pro-Life?
10. YouTube Comments
11. Diana La Cazadora

The band has a string of upcoming shows opening for Propagandhi and RVIVR, which are listed below.

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Supporting Propagandhi and RVIVR
Dec 27: Austin, TX @ Mohawk
Dec 28: Trees – Dallas, TX
Dec 29: Warehouse – Houston, TX
Dec 30: Vinyl Music Hall – Pensacola, FL
Dec 31: The Wooly – Gainesville, FL
Jan 02: The Social – Orlando, FL
Jan 03: State Theatre – St. Petersburg, FL

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