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DEVIN TOWNSEND – Empath – The Ultimate Edition announced for release 5th June 2020


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Devin Townsend is pleased to announce the release of ‘Empath – The Ultimate Edition’ on 5th June 2020. This comprehensive version of 2019’s acclaimed album contains the original record and bonus discs across 2 CDs, plus 2 Blu-Ray discs. The first blu-ray contains the 5.1 Surround Sound mix by Devin, with visuals for the full record, plus a stereo visualiser. The second blu-ray contains a raft of bonus material, including ‘Acoustically Inclined – Live in Leeds’, a recording from his April 2019 acoustic tour where he performed tracks including ‘Love?’, ‘Deadhead’, ‘Thing Beyond Things’ & more.

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2000TREES FESTIVAL -ANNOUNCE AFI AND THRICE JOINING JIMMY EAT WORLDAS HEADLINERS FOR 2020


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In what might be a small amount of light in a truly dark time for live music, 2000Trees Festival is today announcing its final two headliners- AFI THRICE who join JIMMY EAT WORLD.
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JAMIE LENMAN releases brand new single+video ‘The Future Is Dead’ + Live request show happening Weds March 31st at 7pm on his FB page


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Today, March 23rd, JAMIE LENMAN releases a brand new single and video ‘The Future Is Dead’ which features a guest appearance from Illaman from Pengshui and is out now via Big Scary Monsters. The track was given its world premiere last night with Daniel P Carter and his Radio 1 Rock Show, which you can listen back to – HERE
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Hexvessel release atmospheric third single and video, ‘Phaedra’


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Central to the Roman epic tale of Phaedra, with it’s Greek tragedy, both song and video include themes on the law of nature that governs human behaviour, our animal spirit; the idea that through death and rebirth we restore the cosmic order. Singer/Songwriter Mat McNerney says:
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DREGG SIGN WITH EPITAPH RECORDS & SHARE NEW SINGLE ‘HECTIC’


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Epitaph Records welcomes Melbourne, Australia based anomalistic collective DREGG“It’s super humbling to be joining such an innovative yet true to its roots punk label that isn’t afraid to take risks and do things their own way,” says DREGG. “To be added to the list of greats that we grew up listening to is absolutely mind-blowing. In the spirit of the culture, it’s refreshing to see a label of such magnitude allowing their artists to have so much creative freedom. We’re as excited to be a part of Epitaph records as we are to watch the label grow into the new era of punk we’re endeavouring into.”
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ASKING ALEXANDRIA Announce First UK Tour In Two Years


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With last week’s brand new song drop and revelation of a brand new studio album, ASKING ALEXANDRIA continue the excitement with the announcement of a UK headline tour. Having spent the last couple of years heavily touring in the US in support of their self-titled album, seeing packed out arenas alongside the likes of Shinedown and Papa Roach and climbing the US radio charts, the band are finally bringing their live show back to the UK for their first headline run since January 2018.
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