Tag Archives: The Amity Affliction

High Elevation Festival Announced: Avenged Sevenfold to headline

Posted by on May 17, 2016

In the wake of Mayhem Fest’s demise, the rock festival, long popular in Europe, seems to really be taking off. In addition to the Chicago Open Air, Houston Open Air and combination Ozzfest and Knotfest, more and more new and larger festivals seem to be popping up, and AEG Live announced another one yesterday, Denver’s […]

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Alice In Chains, Slayer, Deftones among those playing Houston Open Air

Posted by on May 16, 2016

There was a time when many of us in America looked at Europe with envy for having hundreds of festivals during summer, while we got almost no tours as most good bands were booked to play there. Now that seems to be vanishing, as the land of the free has stepped up its game by hosting […]

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Avenged Sevenfold, Slayer, Alice In Chains and more playing Rock Allegiance Festival

Posted by on May 9, 2016

Last year saw the inaugural Monster Energy Rock Allegiance festival come to the Philadelphia suburb of Chester, PA at the Talen Energy Stadium. Things must have gone pretty well, as today, they announced that the festival is returning this September. This year’s festival has expanded to two days, September 17th and 18th. And as could […]

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Avenged Sevenfold, Deftones to headline Texas Mutiny Fest

Posted by on May 2, 2016

In the wake of the cancellation of the Mayhem Festival, a lot more non-traveling festivals are popping up. It’s kind of like the European festivals, in which a band can just play regional festivals instead of going on an actual tour. And along with fests like Chicago Open Air (which just sold out of single […]

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The Amity Affliction will rise and shine on you

Posted by on November 13, 2015

Australian post-hardcore dealers, The Amity Affliction, had been working on their new album for a bit already but we are still getting new stuff from them. A few months ago, they released their first-ever DVD Seems Like Forever which was a documentary film about the band’s life on tour and many other cool things, but the teases […]

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Jay Maas out of Defeater

Posted by on October 20, 2015

Defeater have parted ways with guitarist, vocalist, and producer Jay Maas. He’s been with the band for all their studio albums, dating back to 2008’s Travels, but according to the Boston, MA band things just weren’t working out. Said the band via Facebook: “Over the weekend it was decided to move forward as a band without the participation […]

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The Amity Affliction release trailer for upcoming DVD

Posted by on May 8, 2015

They’ve had albums in their native Australia go #1, and are starting to make a name for themselves in America, with their last two albums being released on Roadrunner. What’s next for Aussie metalcore group The Amity Affliction? Their first-ever DVD. The band  posted a short teaser for their upcoming documentary titled Seems Like Forever which will be […]

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The Amity Affliction join the Warped Tour

Posted by on January 29, 2015

The Amity Affliction are among the latest round of artists announced to play this Summer’s The Warped Tour. The tour kicks off on June 19th in Pomona, CA.

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Co-founding guitarist leaves The Amity Affliction

Posted by on October 13, 2014

The Amity Affliction have lost their founding guitarist Troy Brady while still touring in the United States. The Australian metalcore band had this posting on their Facebook from Troy Brady. “It’s with deep regret I need to let you all know I will no longer be writing music or performing as part of The Amity Affliction. Myself and […]

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The Amity Affliction get fired up in “The Weigh Down”

Posted by on September 19, 2014

The Amity Affliction have released their latest music video for “The Weigh Down,” from their fourth album Let The Ocean Take Me. We spoke with bassist Ahren Stringer a few months ago, about their latest effort: “It’s just more professional and we know what we’re doing now, we’ve done this for so long that we know exactly […]

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