Somerset Melodic hardcore band Landscapes, will release their debut full length on 2nd July 2012. ‘Life Gone Wrong’ is the debut album from Landscapes and their first release on City Of Gold Records. The album is 9 tracks of passionate melodic hardcore which encompass songs of bleak despair, and an unconscious self evaluation of how to deal with life as it's set out before us all.
"We've come a long way since our E.P 'Reminiscence'. We Recorded the album with Neil Kennedy @ The Ranch Production House earlier this year with the intention of making something different to what was expected of us and that is exactly what we feel we have accomplished as a natural progression. There's a distinguished feeling of the conscious mind acting as a pillar strength that even the insane can rely on and we feel this record reaches out and touches that which is something we are extremely proud of" comments Shaun Milton (vocals)
Landscapes bring the rawness of American Nightmare and Go It Alone, and mixes them with the darker and epic sounds of bands like The Cure. Life Gone Wrong is an album that is so fresh that it will have you listening on repeat.
The band have previously toured the UK and Europe extensively, and shared the stages with Defeater, Carpathian, Another Breath, Ceremony, Miles Away, The Legacy, This Is Hell, La Dispute, Touche Amore, Last Witness, Your Demise, Bronx and more. Up coming tours/shows are below:
18.07.12 - UK, Brighton - The Hydrant 19.07.12 - Belgium, Brugge - JH Thope
20.07.12 - Germany, Leipzig - 4Rooms 21.07.12 - Germany, Berlin - Tiefgrund
22.07.12 - Czech Republic - Rockycany - Fluff Fest 23.07.12 - Hannover, Germany - Bei Chez Heinz
24.07.12 - Germany, Stuttgart - Juha West 26.07.12 - Austria, Salzburg - Rockhouse
27.07.12 - Germany, Rietz - Rietz Open Air 28.07.12 - Germany, Wuppertal - 100kiloherz wird zwei!
29.07.12 - UK, London - The Old Blue Last (FREE SHOW)
03.08.12 Hevy festival 15.08.12 The Waterfront, Norwich (w/ Your Demise)
To hear the album in full click here.
Check the video for led song ‘Cemetery” here:
Life Gone Wrong tracklisting:
__Merthyr Rock, the UK’s new 3 day alt/rock festival in the heart of Wales is back for its second year. Situated in the beautiful historic Cyfarthfa Park, a public, Grade II space in the heart of Merthyr. This boutique festival brings a mix of indie and rock bands, both home-grown talent and further afield. The festival will run from Friday 31st August- Sunday 2nd September 2012.
The headline acts over the 3 days have now been announced as Razorlight (31st), Skindred (1st) and Kids in Glass Houses (2nd)
Other acts announced so far over the 3 days include:
Deaf Havana, Saves The Day, Yashin, Arcane Roots, Lower Than Atlantis, Futures,
We Are The Ocean, Exit Ten, Future of The Left, Straight Lines, Shadows Chasing Ghosts,
Reaper In Sicily, Dead Wretched, The People The Poet, The Lash, The Undivided and loads more to come.
"Merthyr Rock is amazing! Skindred are very excited to come and rock this spot again...this year's gonna be the one!" Benji Webbe of Skindred.
Kids In Glass Houses say: "We curated a stage at Merthyr Rock last year and spent the day at the festival having a great time. Now this year we're honoured to be headlining what is set to be a fantastic weekend."
Rhodri Jones, festival director, says: “We had an incredible response to the festival last year, and this year’s event is going to be bigger, better, bolder and an awesome way to end this Summer”
Merthyr Rock video footage from 2011 can be viewed here.
A special Weekend Earlybird ticket is now on sale for £55 (until noon Mon 2 July, then £65) Other ticket information including day tickets will be announced soon. Camping at Grawen Farm is £15 per person, for 3 nights (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Day Tickets go on sale Mon 2nd July priced at Friday £20 - Sat & Sun £25
Merthyr Rock is a 14+ years only event and under 16s must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
External ticket stockists: Ticketline UK and See Tickets.
More news coming soon including full band line-up, Jagermeister trucks, and Skate & BMX half-pipe action!
For updates & tickets: www.merthyrrock.com
N.B: In 2006 the organisers started the HAY-ON-EARTH Project and for six years Hay Festivals have been engaged in a programme of managing and mitigating the Environmental impact. The aim is that all waste created by MERTHYR ROCK will be separated and recycled.
Cult Essex Pop Punk rioters The Hype Theory continue their summer of fun with a run of three dates in London, Birmingham and Manchester this August with Dive Bella Dive, Proxies and Maycomb.
Weds 29th August - London Camden Underworld
Thurs 30th August - Manchester Academy 3
Friday 31st August - Birmingham Academy 3
The band are touring in support of their current single "You’re Going Home Alone", taken off their stunning debut 'Glory Days' out now on Small Town Records.
The Hype Theory Facebook
Tickets are available from 9:00am Wednesday 27th May from the following outlets: kililive / 0844 871 8803
_American Post-Hardcore mob Pierce The Veil are releasing their brand new song, ‘Bulls in the Bronx’ today, available to download now on iTunes. The track is taken from the bands forthcoming album 'Collide With The Sky' that is released on 16th July (UK) / 17th July (USA) and is available for pre-order now.
Currently taking this year’s Vans Warped Tour Main Stage by storm, Pierce The Veil have previously toured with some of the biggest names in the music scene including Bring Me The Horizon, A Day To Remember, Of Mice & Men and Thursday. Following their full summer on Warped the band will be returning to Europe for their first UK headline tour.
UK headline tour w/ Crown The Empire
Sunday 16 - Leeds @ Cockpit 2
Mon 17 - Newcastle @ Academy 2
Tues 18 - Glasgow @ Ivory Blacks
Thurs 20 - Nottingham @ Rock City Basement
Fri 21 - London @ Underworld
Sat 22 - Birmingham @ Asylum
Sun 23 - Manchester @ Moho Live
Tues 25 - Southampton @ Joiners
Weds 26 - Cardiff @ Clwb Ifor Bach
Thurs 27 - Bristol @ The Fleece
Fri 28 - Kingston @ The Peel
Tickets on sale Friday May 25th from www.kililive.com and all usual outlets.
SOUNDCLICK LINK HERE
iTUNES LINK HERE
iTUNES PRE-ORDER HERE
CD & MERCH PRE-ORDER HERE
_North Dakota's These Hearts show their light-hearted side by poking fun at themselves in their entertaining new music video “Denial Is Not Just a River In Egypt”, off of "Forever Ended Yesterday", out now.
They have defined themselves as part of the modern Christian pop-punk/hardcore scene. Their music fuses addictive hooks with pops melodies blended with a metal edge filled with huge breakdowns that will have fans singing every word. These Hearts can be seen performing their energetic live show throughout the Midwest at many summer Christian festivals, including Lifest, Cornerstone, Sonshine and LifeLight Festival. Check out dates here.
Watch “Denial Is Not Just A River In Egypt” here.
7/04- Bushnell, IL @ Cornerstone Music Festival – Set Time: 1: 30 pm
7/11- Oshkosh, WI @ Lifest- Set Time: 8:45 pm
7/12- Oshkosh, WI @ Lifest- Set Time: 6:30 pm
7/13- Willmar, MN @ Sonshine Festival - Set Time: TBD
8/11- Birch Run, MI @ Dirt Fest – Set Time: TBD
8/31- Sioux Falls, ND @ LifeLight Fest- Set Time: 6:30 pm
9/01- Sioux Falls, ND @ LifeLight Fest- Set Time: 9:00 pm
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