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SISTER SIN IS HERE NOW AND FOREVER

Posted in All Metal, Artist Watch, New Music, News, Releases with tags , , , , , , on October 22, 2012 by Randy

Mixed by Cameron Webb (Motörhead, Danzig, Social Distortion), SISTER SIN have released their third and most impressive album to date, Now and Forever, out today! Listen to the full album stream through AOL Music and watch their brand new music video for “End Of The Line” here.  Purchase Now and Forever digitally on iTunes or physically from Amazon.

 

AOL Album Stream: http://music.aol.com/new-releases-full-cds#/5 

 “End Of The Line” Video: http://youtu.be/0KGbF8Hp_-Y 

Lead guitarist Jimmy Hitula comments, “I’m super f***ing excited about the release! We’ve worked hard and waited a long time to deliver this beast of an album to the world. This is by far the hardest, heaviest and most diverse album we have ever created.” Drummer Dave Sundberg adds, “We really managed to carve out the best from our influences. Ranging from thrash metal, hardcore to the huge choruses of 80´s heavy metal and mold it into our proudest achievement to date, Now And Forever!”

Head over to Guitar World and play along with Jimmy, as he tears his way through their single, “End Of The Line.”  Watch the guitar demonstration video hereSISTER SIN will be igniting audiences across North America beginning February 2nd, 2013 alongside DORO See a full listing of tour dates here and below.  

 SISTER SIN TOUR DATES

2/01 – Tampa, FL @ Brass Mug

2/02 – Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade

2/03 – West Springfield, VA @ Empire

2/04 – New York, NY @ BB Kings

2/05 – Baltimore, MD @ Soundstage

2/07 – Toronto, ON @ Mod Club

2/08 – Rochester, NY @ Montage Music Hall

2/09 – Columbus, OH @ Al Rosa Villa

2/10 – Cleveland, OH @ Peabody’s

2/12 – Detroit, MI @ Blondie’s

2/13 – Joliet, IL @ Mojoes

2/14 – St. Paul, MN @ Station 4

2/15 – Waterloo, IA @ Spicoli’s Grill and the Reverb

2/17 – Englewood, CO @ Moe’s

2/19 – Seattle, WA @ El Corazon

2/20 – Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theatre

2/21 – San Francisco, CA @ Thee Parkside

2/22 – West Hollywood, CA @ House Of Blues

2/23 – Tempe, AZ @ Rocky Point Cantina

www.facebook.com/SisterSin

www.victoryrecords.com/sistersin

BRITISH INVASION: STARSEED DEBUT’S PEACE MACHINE 2/21 ON AOL WITH CD LISTENING PARTY :: SONG PREVIEWS ALL MONTH LONG

Posted in Artist Watch, New Music, News, Releases with tags , , , , , , on February 8, 2012 by Randy

New York, NY – (February 7, 2012) –U.K. based hard rock band, Starseed, is preparing to hit the US like a roundhouse kick of rock with their debut of Peace Machine on February 21, 2012.  AOL Music will be holding a full CD listening party for the entire week. Additionally, throughout the month of February leading up to the release, fans will be able to preview select tracks from the album at Pastepunk.com today, February 7th, Loudwire.com on February 10thSkullsNBones.com and HearEvil.com on February 14th and on Revolver.com on February 20th.

Starseed, who includes Russell Spence (Vocals, Guitars), Gerald Gill (Guitar, Vocals), Peter Wicker (Guitar), Murray McChlery (Bass, Vocals) and Andrew Spence (Drums, Vocals), produce some of the most satisfying melodic hard rock. Epic energy, powerful, and riff driven rock with electrifying stage shows, their music grasps many elements of the post grunge scene drawing influences from early Pearl Jam and Alice In Chains to the power and torment of Soil. More recent comparisons include the tenacity and energy of Stone Sour and intense melody of Alter Bridge.

Many members of the band were raised in Africa (South Africa and Zimbabwe) until re-locating to the U.K. where Starseed completed the current lineup and achieved success. Starseed has played major festivals alongside Rage Against The Machine, Rob Zombie, and Linkin Park. Most recently, they performed at the 2011 Download Festival.  With these achievements, Starseed are also proud endorsees of PRS Guitars, Blackstar Amps, Tama Drums, Roland, Sabian Cymbals, Rotosound Strings, Protection Racket and TC Electronic. Their reception by fans and media in the US has been extremely positive and welcoming.

For more information and to keep up to date on Starseed, visit:

www.myspace.com/starseedrock

www.facebook.com/starseedrock

www.planetstarseed.com

www.twitter.com/starseedrock

www.youtube.com/starseedrock

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