Wednesday, October 29, 2014

MASSIVE: TEAM ROCK RADIO LIVE SESSION AIRS TONIGHT AT 6PM GMT

Aussie hard rockers MASSIVE recently took some time out of their UK/European tour to stop by Team Rock Radio in London to play a short live set.

The band, who are on the road in support of their recently-released debut album, FULL THROTTLE, shook things up at Team Rock as they performed the first ever electric session to take place in the studio, featuring live renditions of "Hollywood", "One By One" and "Dancefloor".

MASSIVE frontman BRAD MARR comments:

"The crew at Team Rock are bloody legends!  Only a true rock and roll station would encourage us to turn our amps up to 11!"

Tune in to the Nicky Horne Classic Rock Magazine show tonight on Team Rock Radio from 6pm GMT on DAB radio, or listen online at http://www.teamrock.com/radio/show/the-classic-rock-magazine-show

The show will also be available to listen to on demand from midday tomorrow at http://www.teamrock.com/radio/on-demand/the-classic-rock-magazine-show

Don't miss MASSIVE on the rest of their European tour with Atlanta rockers BLACKBERRY SMOKE at the following shows:

Oct. 29 - Leuven, Belgium - Depot *
Oct. 30 - Mannheim, Germany - Alte Seilerei *
Oct. 31 - Zurich, Switzerland - Komplex Klub *
Nov. 02 - Nuremburg, Germany - Hirsh *
Nov. 03 - Berlin, Germany - C-Club *
Nov. 04 - Esbjerg, Denmark - Tobakken *
Nov. 06 - Malmö, Sweden - KB *
Nov. 07 - Gothenburg, Sweden - Tradgarn *
Nov. 08 - Oslo, Norway - Rockefeller *
Nov. 09 - Stockholm, Sweden - Tyrol *
Nov. 14 - Gwynedd, UK - Hard Rock Hell
Nov. 15 - Oxford, UK - The Wheatsheaf

* w/ BLACKBERRY SMOKE

View the tour flyer at http://bit.ly/1wDm1nZ

MASSIVE's debut album, FULL THROTTLE, was originally released independently in 2013 in the band's homeland of Australia, and is finally available now in the rest of the world.  The new version features four newly-recorded bonus tracks which weren't available on the original release, including two brand new original songs plus covers of AC/DC's "If You Want Blood (You've Got It)" and AEROSMITH's "Rats in the Cellar".

Get FULL THROTTLE now on CD and coloured vinyl in Europe at http://webstore.earache.com/massive

The album is also available now on iTunes at http://bit.ly/fullthrottle-itunes

Watch MASSIVE's music video for the single "One By One" at http://youtu.be/XDmzOgGyWy4

Get more MASSIVE news and info:

Official site - http://www.massiveoz.com
Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/MassiveOz
Twitter - http://twitter.com/MassiveOz


MASSIVE UK PRESS
Kirsten Sprinks - Cosa Nostra PR
E-mail: kirsten@cosanostrapr.com

EARACHE PRESS
E-mail: emma@earache.com

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

RIVAL SONS: 'LATER... WITH JOOLS HOLLAND' TO AIR IN THE USA THIS THURSDAY

Long Beach, California's RIVAL SONS' recent appearance on the UK's flagship music TV show, 'Later... with Jools Holland', is due to air in the USA this Thursday, October 30th.

The band's phenomenal performance was filmed in front of a live studio audience and features three tracks from their new studio album, GREAT WESTERN VALKYRIE.  The show is due to premiere on Palladia this Thursday at 10:00pm EST, with a repeat showing later that night at 1:00am.

For more information about Palladia, go to http://www.palladia.tv

'Later... with Jools Holland' wasn't RIVAL SONS' only big recent TV appearance, as the band also performed on the Late Show with David Letterman just a week prior.  Watch their stunning rendition of the single "Open My Eyes" now at http://youtu.be/NhjMWekZbmE

RIVAL SONS' new album, GREAT WESTERN VALKYRIE, is available now and went straight to number 1 in the Heatseekers Albums chart on its release.  Get the album now on digisleeve CD and limited edition vinyl LP at http://www.earache.com/rs14

The album is also available now on iTunes at http://bit.ly/gwv-itunes

Get more RIVAL SONS news and info:

Official site - http://www.rivalsons.com
Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/rivalsons
Twitter - http://twitter.com/rivalsons


USA TOUR PRESS - CHRIS PACIFICO
E-mail: RabbleRouserPublicity@gmail.com
Phone: +1(917)929-2098

RIVAL SONS UK PRESS - KAS MERCER
Mercenary Publicity
E-mail: kas@mercenarypublicity.com

Friday, October 24, 2014

SAVAGE MESSIAH KICK OFF UK TOUR THIS SATURDAY WITH THE MORE I SEE

London metallers SAVAGE MESSIAH are due to kick off the first show of their UK tour tomorrow - Saturday, 25th October.

The tour starts off at The Cellars in Oxford, before continuing with more shows around the UK in November.  SAVAGE MESSIAH will be supported by label mates THE MORE I SEE on select UK dates, before taking a break for the holidays and then heading out on a European trek in the new year with Swedish melodic death metallers AMON AMARTH.

Don't miss SAVAGE MESSIAH and THE MORE I SEE on tour at the following shows:

SAVAGE MESSIAH
Oct. 25 - Oxford, UK - The Cellars (w/ THE MORE I SEE)
Nov. 06 - Norwich, UK - Brickmakers (w/ THE MORE I SEE)
Nov. 11 - London, UK - The Garage (w/ THE MORE I SEE)
Nov. 15 - Sheerness, UK - The Ivy
Nov. 18 - Southampton, UK - The Joiners (w/ THE MORE I SEE)
Nov. 19 - Bristol, UK - Exchange (w/ THE MORE I SEE)
Nov. 20 - Winchester, UK - The Railway
Nov. 21 - Cambridge, UK - Portland Arms
Nov. 22 - Birmingham, UK - Institute (w/ THE MORE I SEE)

View the tour flyer at http://bit.ly/1tR4MSa

Get SAVAGE MESSIAH's new album, THE FATEFUL DARK, on CD and vinyl in Europe at http://webstore.earache.com/savage-messiah or on iTunes at http://bit.ly/fatefuldarkitunes

Watch SAVAGE MESSIAH's music video for the track "Hellblazer", featuring famed London contortionist PIXIE LE KNOT (Game of Thrones Season 3, The Devil Inside), at http://youtu.be/qMLgbl7yU98

Get THE MORE I SEE's latest album, THE DISAPPEARING HUMANS, on CD and vinyl in Europe at http://webstore.earache.com/The-More-I-See or on iTunes at http://bit.ly/152BqxD

Watch THE MORE I SEE's music video for "The Eye That Offends", which was filmed on the actual set of Star Wars in the Tunisian desert, at http://youtu.be/5KkkiHYp6nY

Get more SAVAGE MESSIAH news and info:

Official website - http://www.savagemessiahofficial.com
Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/SavageMessiahMetal
Twitter - http://twitter.com/savagemessiah

Get more THE MORE I SEE news and info:

Official website - http://www.themoreisee.com
Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/themoreiseeband
Twitter - http://twitter.com/themoreisee


EARACHE PRESS
E-mail: emma@earache.com

Monday, October 20, 2014

MASSACRE: 'FROM BEYOND' FULL DYNAMIC RANGE VINYL OUT NOW

FROM BEYOND, the classic debut album from Tampa death metallers MASSACRE, is available now on limited edition Full Dynamic Range vinyl LP.

Originally released in 1991, FROM BEYOND delivered a perfect example of the Florida death metal sound, featuring legends of the scene including RICK ROZZ, TERRY BUTLER and BILL ANDREWS, who played in DEATH's LEPROSY and SPIRITUAL HEALING line-ups.  The album also features artwork by the legendary ED REPKA (MEGADETH, DEATH, MUNICIPAL WASTE).

FROM BEYOND has been specially remastered from the original tapes in Full Dynamic Range (FDR) audio, allowing the music's nuances to shine through and giving the whole album a more ferocious and dynamic sound than ever before.

FROM BEYOND is available now on Full Dynamic Range vinyl in black, as well as in the following limited edition colours:

200 - Transparent Orange (Germany exclusive)
200 - Transparent Yellow (Sweden exclusive)
200 - Biohazard Splatter
300 - Crimson Spirit

Get the FROM BEYOND Full Dynamic Range vinyl now in Europe at http://webstore.earache.com/massacre or in North America at http://uswebstore.earache.com/massacre

The Full Dynamic Range edition of FROM BEYOND is also available now on iTunes at http://bit.ly/1tETD71

Get more MASSACRE news and info:

Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/MassacreFlorida
Twitter - http://twitter.com/massacreband


EARACHE PRESS
E-mail: emma@earache.com

Friday, October 17, 2014

SAVAGE MESSIAH ANNOUNCE 2015 TOUR WITH AMON AMARTH

London metallers SAVAGE MESSIAH have officially been announced as support for Swedish melodic death metallers AMON AMARTH on a 2015 European tour.

The Deceiver of the Gods European Tour 2015 kicks off on January 15th in France and includes stops in Spain and Portugal, as well as a long string of dates throughout the UK.  Also joining SAVAGE MESSIAH and AMON AMARTH are HUNTRESS.

SAVAGE MESSIAH frontman DAVE SILVER comments:

"We're really pleased to announce that we'll be joining Amon Amarth and Huntress on this European tour; it's a great way for us to start 2015 with loads of gigs!  Amon Amarth is a band that we've long held in high esteem; their dedication and work ethic is an inspiration to all young bands so we're really excited to open for them!  Make sure you get your tickets early as this tour is sure to sell out, and we'll see you in the pit!!!  Stay Savage!!"

SAVAGE MESSIAH are also due to kick off a UK headlining tour next Saturday, October 25th with support on select dates from label mates THE MORE I SEE.  Don't miss SAVAGE MESSIAH on tour at the following shows:

SAVAGE MESSIAH
Oct. 25 - Oxford, UK - The Cellars (w/ THE MORE I SEE)
Nov. 06 - Norwich, UK - Brickmakers (w/ THE MORE I SEE)
Nov. 11 - London, UK - The Garage (w/ THE MORE I SEE)
Nov. 15 - Sheerness, UK - The Ivy
Nov. 18 - Southampton, UK - The Joiners (w/ THE MORE I SEE)
Nov. 19 - Bristol, UK - Exchange (w/ THE MORE I SEE)
Nov. 20 - Winchester, UK - The Railway
Nov. 21 - Cambridge, UK - Portland Arms
Nov. 22 - Birmingham, UK - Institute (w/ THE MORE I SEE)

SAVAGE MESSIAH w/ AMON AMARTH, HUNTRESS
Jan. 15 - Lille, France - Le Splendid
Jan. 16 - Brighton, UK - Concorde 2
Jan. 17 - Plymouth, UK - The Hub
Jan. 18 - Bristol, UK - Thelka
Jan. 19 - Nottingham, UK - Rescue Rooms
Jan. 21 - Norwich, UK - Waterfront
Jan. 22 - Colchester, UK - Arts Centre
Jan. 23 - Oxford, UK - O2 Academy 2
Jan. 24 - Stoke, UK - Sugarmill
Jan. 25 - Manchester, UK - Academy 2
Jan. 27 - Glasgow, UK - Classic Grand
Jan. 28 - Leeds, UK - Stylus
Jan. 29 - Newcastle, UK - Newcastle University
Jan. 30 - Leamington, UK - The Assembly
Jan. 31 - Southampton, UK - 1865
Feb. 02 - Rouen, France - Le Cargo
Feb. 03 - Reims, France - La Cartonnerie
Feb. 04 - Nancy, France - L'autre Canal
Feb. 05 - Nimes, France - La Paloma
Feb. 06 - Bilbao, Spain - Santana 27
Feb. 07 - Barcelona, Spain - Sala Razzmatazz
Feb. 08 - Madrid, Spain - La Riviera
Feb. 10 - Lisbon, Portugal - Paradise Garage
Feb. 11 - Porto, Portugal - Hard Club
Feb. 12 - Santiago, Spain - Captol
Feb. 14 - Clermont-Ferrand, France - La Cooperative de Mai
Feb. 15 - Strasbourg, France - La Laiterie

View the European tour flyer at http://bit.ly/1oeoeWL

Get SAVAGE MESSIAH's new album, THE FATEFUL DARK, on CD and vinyl in Europe at http://webstore.earache.com/savage-messiah

The album is also available now on iTunes at http://bit.ly/fatefuldarkitunes

Watch SAVAGE MESSIAH's music video for the track "Hellblazer", featuring famed London contortionist PIXIE LE KNOT (Game of Thrones Season 3, The Devil Inside), at http://youtu.be/qMLgbl7yU98

Get more SAVAGE MESSIAH news and info:

Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/SavageMessiahMetal
Twitter - http://twitter.com/savagemessiah


EARACHE PRESS
E-mail: emma@earache.com

Thursday, October 16, 2014

RIVAL SONS: 'LATER... WITH JOOLS HOLLAND' PERFORMANCE AIRS TONIGHT ON BBC TWO

Long Beach, California's RIVAL SONS are due to appear on 'Later... with Jools Holland' tonight - Thursday, 16th October - on BBC Two at 10:00pm UK time.

The band filmed their phenomenal performance at Maidstone Studios in Kent on Tuesday in front of a live studio audience, just a month before the band kicks off a European headlining tour in support of their new album, GREAT WESTERN VALKYRIE.

Don't miss the band on 'Later... with Jools Holland' tonight at 10:00pm, with an extended version of the programme due to air tomorrow night at 11:35pm.  The show will also be available on BBC iPlayer in the coming days.

See RIVAL SONS on tour in Europe at the following shows:

Nov. 09 - Frankfurt, Germany - Gibson
Nov. 10 - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Melkweg
Nov. 11 - Paris, France - Trianon
Nov. 13 - Cologne, Germany - Buergerhaus Sollwerk
Nov. 14 - Antwerp, Belgium - Trix (SOLD OUT)
Nov. 15 - Luxembourg, Luxembourg - Den Atelier
Nov. 16 - Hamburg, Germany - Gruenspan
Nov. 18 - Copenhagen, Denmark - Amager Bio
Nov. 19 - Malmo, Sweden - KB
Nov. 20 - Oslo, Norway - Rockefeller (SOLD OUT)
Nov. 22 - Gothenburg, Sweden - Pustervik
Nov. 23 - Stockholm, Sweden - Munchenbryggeriet
Nov. 25 - Helsinki, Finland - Club Circus
Nov. 26 - Tallinn, Estonia - Rock Cafe
Nov. 28 - Warsaw, Poland - Proxima
Nov. 29 - Prague, Czech Republic - Futurum
Nov. 30 - Vienna, Austria - Arena
Dec. 01 - Munich, Germany - Strom (SOLD OUT)
Dec. 03 - Milan, Italy - Magazzini Generali
Dec. 04 - Solothurn, Switzerland - Kofmehl
Dec. 05 - Barcelona, Spain - Razzmatazz 3
Dec. 06 - Lyon, France - Ninkasi

Dec. 08 - Portsmouth, UK - Pyramid Centre
Dec. 09 - Wolverhampton, UK - Wulfrun Hall
Dec. 10 - London, UK - The Forum
Dec. 11 - Manchester, UK - The Ritz (SOLD OUT)
Dec. 13 - Sheffield, UK - Leadmill (SOLD OUT)
Dec. 14 - Glasgow, UK - ABC
Dec. 15 - Newcastle, UK - Academy
Dec. 16 - Norwich, UK - UEA

View the tour flyer at http://bit.ly/1lNPS9Q

Get GREAT WESTERN VALKYRIE now on digisleeve CD and limited edition vinyl LP at http://www.earache.com/rs14

GREAT WESTERN VALKYRIE is also available now on iTunes at a discounted price of just £4.99 to celebrate the band's appearance on 'Later... with Jools Holland'.  Get the album now at http://bit.ly/rivalsons-iTunes

Watch RIVAL SONS' music video for the single "Open My Eyes" at http://youtu.be/umrIUDOo-aM

Get more RIVAL SONS news and info:

Official site - http://www.rivalsons.com
Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/rivalsons
Twitter - http://twitter.com/rivalsons


RIVAL SONS UK PRESS - KAS MERCER
Mercenary Publicity
E-mail: kas@mercenarypublicity.com

EARACHE PRESS
E-mail: emma@earache.com

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

BLACKBERRY SMOKE KICK OFF EUROPEAN HEADLINING TOUR TONIGHT

Southern rockers BLACKBERRY SMOKE are due to kick off a European headlining tour tonight - Wednesday, October 15th - in Dublin, Ireland.

The tour follows the release of the band’s brand new live album, LEAVE A SCAR: LIVE IN NORTH CAROLINA, which is out now on double CD.  The album features 22 live tracks spread across 2 discs and is accompanied by a bonus 18-track concert DVD stuffed with extras, including interviews and exclusive behind-the-scenes footage of the band at home and on the road.  The album is also available on 22-track double vinyl LP in a range of limited edition colours.

Get LEAVE A SCAR: LIVE IN NORTH CAROLINA now on 2-CD/DVD and 2-LP at http://www.earache.com/bbs

The album is also available now on iTunes at http://bit.ly/leaveascar-itunes

Don’t miss BLACKBERRY SMOKE on tour in Europe at the following shows:

Oct. 15 - Dublin, Ireland - The Academy
Oct. 16 - Glasgow, UK - O2 ABC (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 17 - Manchester, UK - The Ritz (SOLD OUT)
Oct. 19 - London, UK - O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire
Oct. 21 - Cambridge, UK - Junction
Oct. 22 - Birmingham, UK - The Institute
Oct. 24 - Paris, France - Alhambra
Oct. 25 - Cologne, Germany - Kantine *
Oct. 26 - Hengelo, Netherlands - Metropool *
Oct. 27 - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Melkweg *
Oct. 29 - Leuven, Belgium - Depot *
Oct. 30 - Mannheim, Germany - Alte Seilerei *
Oct. 31 - Zurich, Switzerland - Komplex Klub *
Nov. 02 - Nuremburg, Germany - Hirsh *
Nov. 03 - Berlin, Germany - C-Club *
Nov. 04 - Esbjerg, Denmark - Tobakken *
Nov. 06 - Malmö, Sweden - KB *
Nov. 07 - Gothenburg, Sweden - Tradgarn *
Nov. 08 - Oslo, Norway - Rockefeller *
Nov. 09 - Stockholm, Sweden - Tryol *

* with MASSIVE

View the tour flyer at http://bit.ly/1k80z7R

Get your tickets now at http://bit.ly/bbs-tickets

Watch the official LEAVE A SCAR: LIVE IN NORTH CAROLINA trailer at http://youtu.be/WCP-aHPSUbQ

Get more BLACKBERRY SMOKE news and info:

Official site - http://www.blackberrysmoke.com
Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/blackberrysmoke
Twitter - http://twitter.com/blackberrysmoke


UK PRESS - MICHELLE KERR
COSA NOSTRA PR
E-mail: michelle@cosanostrapr.com

EARACHE PRESS
E-mail: emma@earache.com