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Amon Amarth has shared a new single and video – “Find A Way or Make One!” The track comes from their new album, The Great Heathen Army, out now via Metal Blade Records. Read our review here. The band is teaming up with Machine Head on an epic co-Headline tour all over Europe and the UK. Watch the video now!
Lorna Shore will kick off a run of European tour dates and festivals this coming weekend, as they being the push towards their new album, Pain Remains. The band has also booked a follow-up run of dates – a North American headline tour with Aborted, Ingested, AngelMaker and Ov Sulfur starting on October 21st in Philly and wrapping on November 20th in Montreal. VIP ticket packages will be available to purchase for each show, which will include a ticket to the show, meet and greet with Lorna Shore, an exclusive VIP t-shirt, a souvenir laminate with a lanyard, a signed poster, a tote bag, an enamel pin and early entry. General admission tickets go on sale starting August 5th at 10AM local time (ticket links below) and VIP tickets will be available on August 4th at 10AM ET/7AM PT, below.
Connecticut hardcore/metal masters Hatebreed will celebrate the 20th anniversary of their “Perseverance” album with a fall 2022 U.S. headlining tour. Support on the trek will come from Bodysnatcher and Dying Wish, with Gatecreeper and Bleeding Through appearing on select dates. The “20 Years Of Perseverance Tour” will kick off October 27 in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and runs through November 20 in San Diego, California.
Metal legends Lamb of God have shared “Omens,” the title track from Lamb of God’s forthcoming 9th album. The Omens album arrives on October 7th, 2022, on Epic Records. The new single is streaming on all DSPs today. Watch the “Omens” music video now!
Ghost has shared new music video for their track “The Spillways” from their current hit album, Impera (Loma Vista Recordings)! Read our review here. The band will embark on a massive North American tour next month with direct support from Mastodon and Spiritbox. Watch the video here.
Modern Thrash Metal band Warbringer are thrilled to announce a string of headlining shows on the West Coast this September! Having recently wrapped up a spring US tour supporting the legendary Max & Iggor Cavalera, Warbringer will kick off the 18-date headline trek on September 13th in Fresno, CA, and concluding in West Hollywood, CA at the iconic Whisky-A-Go-Go on October 1st. Joining the band on these dates are old-school melodic thrashers Heathen and pummeling Chicago trio Misfire.
Sludge and Doom Metal kings Crowbar will kick off their US headlining tour with special guests Spirit Adrift this week! The Riff Beast Tour, which includes eleven newly added dates, will commence at Ripplefest July 22nd in Austin, Texas, and run through September 12th in Birmingham, Alabama. Tickets are on sale now! See all confirmed dates below.
Grindcore legends Napalm Death have booked an extensive tour of “Campaign For Musical Destruction” U.S. tour this fall. Support on the trek will come from Brujeria, and on different dates direct support from Frozen Soul, Cryptic Slaughter and MDC on select dates.