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Light The Torch’s Howard Jones talks upcoming projects on ‘Jasta Show’ Podcast

Posted by on April 17, 2019

Howard Jones, former frontman for Killswitch Engage & current frontman for Light The Torch, appeared on the Jasta Show podcast last week to talk about some of his upcoming projects. The first he mentioned was a two-song guest spot on former Soilwork guitarist Peter Wichers’ movie music project, Tone Assassins’ upcoming five-song EP. Jones took care […]

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Photos/Review: Mark Morton & Light the Torch at Gramercy Theatre w/Moon Tooth on 3/19

Posted by on April 2, 2019

On March 19th, New York City’s Gramercy Theatre was packed with devoted Lamb of God, Killswitch Engage, Mark Morton and Howard Jones fans. It was an evening of curiosity as this was the first headlining tour Lamb of God guitarist Mark Morton has embarked on in support of his debut solo effort Anesthetic (read our […]

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Lamb of God’s Mark Morton announces solo tour

Posted by on January 23, 2019

Mark Morton’s debut solo album Anesthetic will be released on March 1st via WPP Records and Spinefarm Records. Today (23rd) Lamb of God’s main axe man has announced a short North American run to celebrate his first solo full-length effort. Light the Torch will be joining Morton as well as support coming from Moon Tooth. The tour […]

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Shinedown, Godsmack and Five Finger Death Punch to headline 2019’s Inkcarceration festival

Posted by on January 16, 2019

Inkcarceration Music and Tattoo Festival will return this summer on July 12-14th at the Historic Ohio State Reformatory (Shawshank Prison). The lineup for the three-day event has been announced as Shinedown, Godsmack and Five Finger Death Punch are scheduled to headline. The festival will consist of over 30 bands and 70 tattoo artists. For those who enjoy horror, there will be a brand new haunted house attraction Escape from Blood Prison! Field, camping, and VIP tickets are currently on sale at this location.

Current lineup (so far):

Shinedown

Godsmack

Five Finger Death Punch

+Live+

Taking Back Sunday

Seether

Skillet

I Prevail

Starset

Red Sun Rising

Motionless in White

Fozzy

Buckcherry

The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus

Andrew W.K.

P.O.D.

Stabbing Westward

Light the Torch

From Ashes to New

Smile Empty Soul

Eyes Set To Kill

Awake at Last

The Funeral Portrait

Kerbera

Raven Black

Beyond Unbroken

Rivals

Impending Lies

The Everyday Losers

The Monster Dolls

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Trivium frontman Matt Heafy forced to sit out remainder of current tour w/ Light the Torch & Avatar

Posted by on October 25, 2018

Trivium frontman Matt Heafy has been forced to sit out for the remainder of the tour with Light the Torch and Avatar. The trek currently has over a week worth of shows left as it’s scheduled to conclude on November 3rd. However, Heafy and his wife are expecting twins at any moment and he had […]

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Light The Torch premiere “Calm Before The Storm” Live video

Posted by on August 1, 2018

Light the Torch (formerly Devil You Know), the group featuring former Killswitch Engage singer Howard Jones, have premiered a live video of “Calm Before the Storm.” The footage is from the band’s first show ever on July 9th at Saint Vitus in Brooklyn, New York. The track is taken from the group’s latest effort Revival, […]

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Trivium announces North American Fall tour w/ Avatar and Light the Torch

Posted by on June 6, 2018

Trivium will return for another round of North American tour dates in support of their latest effort The Sin and The Sentence. This fall, the group will embark on a month long trek and this time around, they invited special guests Avatar and Light the Torch. The journey kicks off on October 3rd in Tampa, […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/9: Godsmack’s sales rise

Posted by on May 9, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Godsmack sit in a weird spot in the world of mainstream hard rock/metal in that no one really talks about them. People have all the time in the world to lob a tired Nickelback […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/2: The elephant on the charts

Posted by on May 2, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. To be fair, A Perfect Circle were longer overdue for a new album than Tool; their last album came out on 2004 whereas 10,000 Days came out in 2006. Plus, that last album was a […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/25: Breaking Benjamin’s sales are hot

Posted by on April 25, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. With each passing year, I feel like I write the phrase “sold less than the previous album/predecessor” more and more. I know that sometimes that’s just the way of the music business: certain albums […]

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