The increasing spread and alarm about the Coronavirus Pandemic continues to affect our daily routines and way of life. It’s caused both the postponement and cancellation of numerous tours and this latest announcement comes from the band Origin who were already a few days into their run.
The Statement From Origin:
Well, ladies and gentlemen we all knew it was coming. For the past week we have tried to hold on and bring Occupation Domination to as many of you as possible but it has become abundantly clear that for the safety of fans, crew and bands alike we have decided to formally end the tour and return home. As of now we are planning on POSTPONING Occupation Domination until the fall of 2020. Continue reading Origin Postpones “Occupation Domination” North American Tour→
As the brand-new year gets closer to finishing its first month, the tour announcements keep on coming. This one gives us a healthy dose of super heavy as the crushing might of the band Origin lines out their plans with a new tour announcement. Check it out down below.
The Press Release:
Genre defining technical death metal giants ORIGIN are proud to announce Occupation Domination 2020 tour. The 30-date trek kicks-off on March 12th at The Riot Room in Kansas and will make stops in Toronto, New York and Austin before concluding on April 11th at Cabooze in Minneapolis. Joining the band on their headlining tour are BENEATH THE MASSACRE, DEFEATED SANITY, WAKE (Mar 27 to Apr 11) and special guests! Continue reading Origin Announces “Occupation Domination” North American Tour→
The lovers of all things heavy are going to be ecstatic about the touring news by Origin who will embark on an almost four-week run across the country. Check out the full press release along with the poster, and dates. I’ll close us out afterward.
The Press Release:
Genre defining technical death metal giants ORIGIN are proud to announce their Bloodletting North American headlining tour. Presented by MetalSucks, IndieMerch, and Blakhart Guitars, the 27-date tour will commence on October 20th at the The Riot Room in Kansas City and make stops in New York, Atlanta and Vancouver before concluding at The Roxy Theatre in Denver, CO on November 18th. Direct support will come from Canadian technical death metal band, ARCHSPIRE, and German death metal quartet, DEFEATED SANITY. The band will have death metallers, DYSCARNATE; Baltimore Brutal Death Metal band, VISCERAL DISGORGE; and California death metal legion, THE KENNEDY VEIL; open the shows each night.
ORIGIN comments, “Fresh off of our run with Summer Slaughter we are happy to announce our immediate headlining return as part of Bloodletting North America 2017! This incredibly brutal tour showcases the most intense, technical, and extreme acts in metal today from around the world, taking with us Archspire from Vancouver, Defeated Sanity from Germany, Dyscarnate from the UK, and Visceral Disgorge and the Kennedy Veil from the US.. Amongst a sea of tours coming this fall, nothing brings the true kings of the underground together on one stage like Bloodletting North America.. We will be showcasing material from our brand new album, Unparalleled Universe, as well as tracks spanning the bands 20 year history. This is not a tour to miss, see you in the pit! Hail Space!” Continue reading Origin Announce Bloodletting North America Headlining Tour!→
If you are craving a dose of absolutely crushing Death Metal, then this is going to be the tour for you. Check out the recently released press copy about the looming live adventures of the band Origin. This will redefine heavy in the Metal dictionary I think.
The Press Release:
Genre defining technical death metal giants, ORIGIN, have announced tour dates for their North American headlining tour following their appearance on Summer Slaughter!
“We are excited to announce our first headlining tour in North America since 2012, in full support of our new album Omnipresent,” commented vocalist Jason Keyser. “We will be taking our signature brand of technical death metal savagery to some new cities, as well as some areas neglected by the Summer Slaughter tour, in order to ensure that everyone has a chance to experience the insanity that is a live ORIGIN performance! Joining us on this journey into bedlam will be our brothers in tech-death wizardry, Montreal’s BEYOND CREATION, and the hard thrashin’ metal maniacs in Melbourne’s KING PARROT, as well as ABOLISHMENT OF FLESH and YOUR CHANCE TO DIE on select dates. A line up like this will be a nonstop aural and visual assault from beginning to end, and our goal is to have you remembering it as the show of the summer! See you in the pit! Hail Space!” Continue reading Origin North American Headlining Dates Announced→
Artist: Skinless Title: “Trample The Weak, Hurdle The Dead” Label: Relapse Records Release Date: 6/13/2006 Genre: Grindcore Rating: 5/5
To Trample The Weak, Hurdle The Dead should be the mantra of every technically inspired Grind outfit on the planet. The bombastic approach that defines the genre is as much about the imagery as it is of the end-result on the listener’s tympanic membrane. Leaving the ear-bled ruins of Death Metal’s underbelly gasping for their own survival, Skinless has returned with what might be a new benchmark for the genre. Continue reading “Trample The Weak, Hurdle The Dead” by Skinless→