Upon A Burning Body Ends 2014, Starts 2015 With Performances In NC

Courtesy:  Sumerian Records

Courtesy: Sumerian Records

Upon A Burning Body is coming to North Carolina.

Courtesy: Sumerian Records

Courtesy: Sumerian Records

The San Antonio, Texas-based metalcore quartet is scheduled to perform at Ziggy’s By The Sea in Wilmington, North Carolina Saturday, December 20th as a support act to Asking Alexandria on the band’s “The Moving On Tour.” The performance is the closing date on “The Moving On Tour.”  Chelsea Grin, Blessthefall, and The Family Ruin are also on the bill as support acts. Upon A Burning Body’s performance is part of its current tour schedule in support of its new album The World Is My Enemy Now (Sumerian Records). That album was released August 12th, 2014. Tickets for that concert are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Individual VIP tickets at $50. Tickets can be ordered online now at http://www.etix.com/ticket/online/performanceSearch.jsp?performance_id=1849377&cobrand=white. Doors open at 7pm.

Courtesy:  Sumerian Records

Courtesy: Sumerian Records

After wrapping “The Moving On Tour,” Upon A Burning Body will take some a couple weeks off for the holidays before returning to the road. The band returns to the road Thursday, January 8th on the “Slow Your Troll And Know Your Role Tour” presented by Revolver magazine and Rock Star Energy Drink. The tour includes a performance at the Lincoln Theatre in Raleigh, North Carolina on Friday, January 9th, 2015. The band will be joined by co-headliner Veil of Maya and support acts Volumes, Gideon, and The Last Ten Seconds of Life. Tickets are $16 in advance and $18 the day of the show. They can be ordered online now at http://lincolntheatre.com/events/veil-maya-upon-burning-body/?REFERRAL_ID=tmfeedbuyat97249&wt.mc_id=aff_BUYAT_97249&camefrom=CFC_BUYAT_97249. Doors open at 6pm.

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Blood of the Martyrs Announce First Tour Dates of 2014

Courtesy:  Persistent Heart Media

Courtesy: Persistent Heart Media

Virginia based metal band Blood of the Martyr has announced that it will hit the road in a few weeks.  The band’s members have announced that the band will hit the road beginning January 10th in Maryland.  It will wrap up  January 26th in North Carolina.  The band will tour in support of its recently released album Completionist.  The band’s upcoming two-week two will be its first of 2014.  Also announced for the tour are Alive in the Dark and Solid State Records’ own My Heart To Fear.  The complete list of the bands’ tour dates is available below.

TOUR DATES

1/10/2014 – Arbutus, MD – Arputus UMC
1/11/2014 – Canton, OH – The Auricle
1/12/2014 – Indianapolis, IN – Hoosier Dome
1/13/2014 – St. Louis, MO – The Mad Magician
1/14/2014 – Springfield, MO – Outland Ballroom
1/15/2014 – TBD
1/16/2014 – Dallas Texas – Sons Of Herman Hall
1/17/2014 – Lake Charles, LA – Main Stage
1/18/2014 – Cleavland, TN – Warehouse Venue
1/19/2014 – Orlando, FL – Backbooth
1/20/2014 – TBD
1/21/2014 – New Port Richey, FL – Inomniacs
1/22/2014 – OFF DATE
1/23/2014 – Boynton Beach, FL – Limitless Studios
1/24/2014 – Jacksonville, FL – Murry Hill Theatre
1/25/2014 – Douglasville, GA – TBD
1/26/2014 – Greensboro, NC – The Blind Tiger

Blood of the Martyrs is a Christian metal act based in Farmville, VA.  The band formed in late 2007.  Its first official full length record, Once More, With Feeling, was released in 2011.  It was released independently and was made available through all major online outlets and retailers.  Between 2011 and 2012, the band toured across the country, performing at a total of 250 dates.  The band will have come close to that number by this year’s end with an expected total of 150 tour dates played.  The band’s members have even more reason to celebrate this holiday season as it will head into 2014 one of the newest signees to the Phoenix Agency.  The Phoenix Agency is also home to: King Conquer (Mediaskare Records), Legend (Rise), The Last Ten Seconds of Life, and In Dying Arms (Artery Records).

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