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Armored Saint Announces North American Tour

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There seem to be a lot of tours being announced and this next one to be shared with the readership is about the venerable Armored Saint. Check out the full press release down below along with the dates. I’ll close up with some editorial afterward.

The Press Release:
This summer, ARMORED SAINT will embark on a North American tour commemorating their classic Symbol Of Salvation full-length. On this special thirteen-date run, the band will perform the record in its entirety, with select shows to be recorded for a live DVD. Support will be provided by labelmates Act Of Defiance. See all confirmed dates below.

Frontman John Bush comments: “Symbol Of Salvation! Arguably ARMORED SAINT’s most important record. These songs came out of us being dropped from Chrysalis Records and finding out about guitarist Dave Prichard developing Leukemia. The songs took on a much more emotional meaning than any other previous record. We wrote songs of desperation like ‘Another Day’ and ‘Last Train Home,’ experimental tunes like ‘Tainted Past’ and ‘The Truth Always Hurts,’ and classic SAINT rockers like ‘Reign Of Fire,’ ‘Dropping Like Flies,’ and the title track. After Dave passed, the band regrouped with Phil and Jeff returning as the guitar tandem. It was a family again.
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Act Of Defiance @ Blackthorn 51

Act Of Defiance is an exciting new band that features guitarist Chris Broderick.

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Hatebreed Announces “The Concrete Confessional” Tour w Devildriver: Spring 2016

So it seems as though Hatebreed is going to be bringing their level of break neck live intensity to a venue near you and doing this with Devildriver and more. I’ve cribbed the press release and dates for you all to enjoy which you can see after the poster but don’t worry, I will return with some closing thoughts after that.

Tour - Hatebreed - Summer 2016

The Press Release:
The Grammy nominated Connecticut based juggernaut, HATEBREED, will embark on a North American headlining tour in support of their new album, The Concrete Confessional, starting on May 13. Joining them on the trek are modern metal stalwarts DEVILDRIVER, label mates DEVIL YOU KNOW and Metal Blade recording artists Act Of Defiance. Comments vocalist Jamey Jasta:

“New album and tour in 2016?! Lets do this! Our return to the states has been a long time coming and we could not be more excited! Fans have been asking for us to tour with DEVILDRIVER and DEVIL YOU KNOW for a long time and we’re pumped to have ACT OF DEFIANCE on some shows as well. Get your tickets and we’ll see you in the pit!”

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Killswitch Engage @ Starland Ballroom

WSOU presents a Holidaze Rager with the only area appearance of Killswitch Engage and support from Unearth, Act Of Defiance, ’68. You know you are going to want to close out 2015 with this kind of crushing show.