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Slipknot announces Knotfest Los Angeles on November 5th 2021

In a show of force for the band and the loud music genre overall, Knotfest, the music and counterculture experience created by the multi-platinum sonic phenomenon Slipknot, has today announced the band’s biggest Los Angeles headline performance yet, Knotfest Los Angeles, at Banc of California Stadium on Friday November 5th, 2021.

October Tide announces May 2022 European Headlining Tour

Sweden’s melodic death/doom metallers October Tide will hit the road in May 2022 for a headlining European tour.

The tour, postponed from May 2021 due to the covid pandemic, will see extreme metal band Noctem as special guests. The shows in Prague, Hamburg, Mainz and Pratteln could not be rescheduled, because of time frame limitations.

European Tour Dates 2022:
7 May 2022 - INCINERATION FEST, LONDON, UK
8 May 2022 - BAROEG, ROTTERDAM, NL

Rage to release new studio album “Resurrection Day” on September 17th 2021

The band’s fans were overjoyed when in summer 2020 Rage frontman Peavy Wagner presented the group’s new line-up featuring two guitarists, announcing a return to the constellation that had recorded classics such as “Black in Mind and “End of All Days”. After last year’s departure of Marcos Rodriguez, Stefan Weber (ex-Axxis) was enlisted, followed just a few weeks later by Jean Bormann (Angel Inc, Rage & Ruins).

Dvne announces Fall 2021 European co-headlining Tour with Déluge

After releasing their sophomore album, “Etemen Ænka”, earlier this year - and landing on the worldwide charts for their efforts (#43 in Germany, #65 on the UK Indie Charts!) - Dvne has now announced a European co-headlining tour with labelmates Déluge.

Kicking off in September, this will be the first run of shows in support of “Etemen Ænka”, before the band heads to the UK for an appearance at Damnation Fest, followed by a trek with Bossk in the winter.

Wayward Sons to release new studio album “Even Up The Score” on October 8th 2021

UK rockers Wayward Sons are preparing to unleash their third album, “Even Up The Score” on October 8th, 2021. Fronted by vocalist/guitarist Toby Jepson, who is joined by Nic Wastell (bass), Phil Martini (drums), and Sam Wood (guitar), plus Dave Kemp (keyboards) for the recording of the album, Wayward Sons continue to deal in energetic rock ‘n roll coupled with thoughtful, insightful lyrics.

Robert Jon & The Wreck to release new studio album “Shine A Light On Me Brother” on September 3rd 2021

Robert Jon & The Wreck are back and ready to tear up the UK and Europe all over again with their new record, “Shine A Light On Me Brother”. The impressive new album, written and recorded during the COVID pandemic, and self-produced by Robert Jon & The Wreck, will be released on Friday September 3rd, 2021.

Immortal Guardian announces August & September 2021 US Tour with Paladin

There’s been much anticipation from both fans and Immortal Guardian to announce that after waiting for over a year to perform live they will be officially hitting the road across the USA for tour dates with Paladin.

Entitled the Shredocalypse 2021 Tour, the first show will be kicking off in Immortal Guardian’s former hometown of Austin, TX on August 18th and see them and Paladin trek across thirteen states into mid-September with more dates to be announced (current dates listed below).

Faith No More announces three September 2021 US Headlining Shows

Faith No More, who recently announced performances at both Riot Fest (Sept. 18) and Knotfest (Sept. 25), have confirmed a trio of US headlining performances. See the dates below.

US Headlining Live Shows 2021:
September 16 Maryland Heights, MO Saint Louis Music Park
September 21 Pittsburgh, PA Stage AE
September 22 Newport, KY Ovation