northaz:

August tour
8.1.14 - Tucson, AZ - Club Congress w/Anakim/Chamber/Ocean Void
8.2.14 - Albuquerque, NM - Launchpad w/CassoVita
8.3.14 - Denver, CO - Denver Black Sky Fest w/Brutal Truth/Cannabis Corpse/Phobia/ACxDC/ and more.
8.4.14 - Kansas City, MO - FOKL Center w/Faultfinder
8.5.14 - Minneapolis, MN - The Triple Rock w/Earthrise/Lungs/Oblivion
8.6.14 - Milwaukee,WI - Quarters w/Northless/Old Northwest
8.7.14 - Chicago, IL - The Empty Bottle w/Northless/Ox King
8.8.14 - Toledo, OH - Ottawa Tavern 
8.9.14 - Pittsburgh, PA - The Shop w/Bear Skull/Microwaves
8.10.14 - Philadelphia, PA - Kung Fu Necktie w/Rosetta/Maniacs On Wheels
8.11.14 - Brooklyn, NY - The Knitting Factory w/My America/Bezoar
8.12.14 - Richmond, VA - Strange Matter w/Captives
8.13.14 - Raleigh, NC - Slim’s Downtown w/Bitter Resolve/Noctomb
8.14.14 - Knoxville, TN - The Poison Lawn
8.15.14 - Murfreesboro, TN - Wallstreet w/Sovereign/Battle Path
8.16.14 - Birmingham, AL - The Forge w/Set and Setting
8.17.14 - New Orleans, LA - Hey Cafe w/Set and Setting/Solid Giant
8.18.14 - Memphis, TN - Hi-Tone w/Set and Setting
8.19.14 - Springfield, MO - Lindberg’s w/Set and Setting
8.20.14 - Oklahoma City, OK - The Conservatory
8.21.14 - Austin, TX - Holy Mountain w/Skycrawler/Omotai
8.22.14 - El Paso, TX - Lowbrow Palace w/Cheap Disguise/Slow Eater/Collisions


All info can be found at 
http://northband.us/tagged/tour 

Tour starts tonight.

northaz:

August tour8.1.14 - Tucson, AZ - Club Congress w/Anakim/Chamber/Ocean Void8.2.14 - Albuquerque, NM - Launchpad w/CassoVita8.3.14 - Denver, CO - Denver Black Sky Fest w/Brutal Truth/Cannabis Corpse/Phobia/ACxDC/ and more.8.4.14 - Kansas City, MO - FOKL Center w/Faultfinder8.5.14 - Minneapolis, MN - The Triple Rock w/Earthrise/Lungs/Oblivion8.6.14 - Milwaukee,WI - Quarters w/Northless/Old Northwest8.7.14 - Chicago, IL - The Empty Bottle w/Northless/Ox King8.8.14 - Toledo, OH - Ottawa Tavern 8.9.14 - Pittsburgh, PA - The Shop w/Bear Skull/Microwaves8.10.14 - Philadelphia, PA - Kung Fu Necktie w/Rosetta/Maniacs On Wheels8.11.14 - Brooklyn, NY - The Knitting Factory w/My America/Bezoar8.12.14 - Richmond, VA - Strange Matter w/Captives8.13.14 - Raleigh, NC - Slim’s Downtown w/Bitter Resolve/Noctomb8.14.14 - Knoxville, TN - The Poison Lawn8.15.14 - Murfreesboro, TN - Wallstreet w/Sovereign/Battle Path8.16.14 - Birmingham, AL - The Forge w/Set and Setting8.17.14 - New Orleans, LA - Hey Cafe w/Set and Setting/Solid Giant8.18.14 - Memphis, TN - Hi-Tone w/Set and Setting8.19.14 - Springfield, MO - Lindberg’s w/Set and Setting8.20.14 - Oklahoma City, OK - The Conservatory8.21.14 - Austin, TX - Holy Mountain w/Skycrawler/Omotai8.22.14 - El Paso, TX - Lowbrow Palace w/Cheap Disguise/Slow Eater/Collisions
All info can be found at http://northband.us/tagged/tour 

Tour starts tonight.

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For many, the desert evokes images of brutal isolation—an unforgiving landscape of endlessly intolerable conditions.

I found myself living in the desert for a short period of time; having survived the harshest summers in the hottest temperatures, I discovered that the desert offers creative-types a deep peace, a stillness and unyielding stability; that that the sweltering mountainous topography is in fact a canvass for cultivating creativity—that there’s a precious beauty beneath the brutality.

I hear this expressed in the music of North, a Tucson, Arizona-based band whose heavy-handed music is equally as heavy-hearted—doom-inspired, post-Isis Metal adorned by musicality and emotionality.

“We really pride ourselves on bringing together [heaviness and musicality in our music],” says North drummer Zack Hansen. “The heavy coincides with emotional and beauty, and none of it overpowers itself.”

It’s easy to say North is much like Isis or Pelican, because there are components of each in North’s musical “sigh,” but there are particular aspects of the band’s sound that are unique only unto to them—perhaps it is the how well the vocals wail alongside the overwhelming powerful guitar riffs, or even how well the bludgeoning rhythm section builds musical intensity, but suffice it to say North’s sound is uniquely “North,” a one-of-a-kind aural experience outfitted by just really-well written tunes.

http://ospreymusicmag.com/2014/06/north-beauty-beneath-the-brutality/

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August tour
8.1.14 - Tucson, AZ - Club Congress w/Anakim/Chamber/Ocean Void
8.2.14 - Albuquerque, NM - Launchpad w/CassoVita
8.3.14 - Denver, CO - Denver Black Sky Fest w/Brutal Truth/Cannabis Corpse/Phobia/ACxDC/ and more.
8.4.14 - Kansas City, MO - FOKL Center w/Faultfinder
8.5.14 - Minneapolis, MN - The Triple Rock w/Earthrise/Lungs/Oblivion
8.6.14 - Milwaukee,WI - Quarters w/Northless/Old Northwest
8.7.14 - Chicago, IL - The Empty Bottle w/Northless/Ox King
8.8.14 - Toledo, OH - Ottawa Tavern 
8.9.14 - Pittsburgh, PA - The Shop w/Bear Skull/Microwaves
8.10.14 - Philadelphia, PA - Kung Fu Necktie w/Rosetta/Maniacs On Wheels
8.11.14 - Brooklyn, NY - The Knitting Factory w/My America/Bezoar
8.12.14 - Richmond, VA - Strange Matter w/Captives
8.13.14 - Raleigh, NC - Slim’s Downtown w/Bitter Resolve/Noctomb
8.14.14 - Knoxville, TN - The Poison Lawn
8.15.14 - Murfreesboro, TN - Wallstreet w/Sovereign/Battle Path
8.16.14 - Birmingham, AL - The Forge w/Set and Setting
8.17.14 - New Orleans, LA - Hey Cafe w/Set and Setting/Solid Giant
8.18.14 - Memphis, TN - Hi-Tone w/Set and Setting
8.19.14 - Springfield, MO - Lindberg’s w/Set and Setting
8.20.14 - Oklahoma City, OK - The Conservatory
8.21.14 - Austin, TX - Holy Mountain w/Skycrawler/Omotai
8.22.14 - El Paso, TX - Lowbrow Palace w/Cheap Disguise/Slow Eater/Collisions


All info can be found at 
http://northband.us/tagged/tour 

August tour8.1.14 - Tucson, AZ - Club Congress w/Anakim/Chamber/Ocean Void8.2.14 - Albuquerque, NM - Launchpad w/CassoVita8.3.14 - Denver, CO - Denver Black Sky Fest w/Brutal Truth/Cannabis Corpse/Phobia/ACxDC/ and more.8.4.14 - Kansas City, MO - FOKL Center w/Faultfinder8.5.14 - Minneapolis, MN - The Triple Rock w/Earthrise/Lungs/Oblivion8.6.14 - Milwaukee,WI - Quarters w/Northless/Old Northwest8.7.14 - Chicago, IL - The Empty Bottle w/Northless/Ox King8.8.14 - Toledo, OH - Ottawa Tavern 8.9.14 - Pittsburgh, PA - The Shop w/Bear Skull/Microwaves8.10.14 - Philadelphia, PA - Kung Fu Necktie w/Rosetta/Maniacs On Wheels8.11.14 - Brooklyn, NY - The Knitting Factory w/My America/Bezoar8.12.14 - Richmond, VA - Strange Matter w/Captives8.13.14 - Raleigh, NC - Slim’s Downtown w/Bitter Resolve/Noctomb8.14.14 - Knoxville, TN - The Poison Lawn8.15.14 - Murfreesboro, TN - Wallstreet w/Sovereign/Battle Path8.16.14 - Birmingham, AL - The Forge w/Set and Setting8.17.14 - New Orleans, LA - Hey Cafe w/Set and Setting/Solid Giant8.18.14 - Memphis, TN - Hi-Tone w/Set and Setting8.19.14 - Springfield, MO - Lindberg’s w/Set and Setting8.20.14 - Oklahoma City, OK - The Conservatory8.21.14 - Austin, TX - Holy Mountain w/Skycrawler/Omotai8.22.14 - El Paso, TX - Lowbrow Palace w/Cheap Disguise/Slow Eater/Collisions
All info can be found at http://northband.us/tagged/tour 

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Six years later and we’re happy to finally announce What You Were is coming to vinyl. New artwork, limited to 250 copies. This will be a three way release between us, Cavity Records, and new label Silent Pendulum Records. You can preorder now if you so desire. We hope to have these by our August tour. 

http://galacticdads.bandcamp.com/album/what-you-were

Six years later and we’re happy to finally announce What You Were is coming to vinyl. New artwork, limited to 250 copies. This will be a three way release between us, Cavity Records, and new label Silent Pendulum Records. You can preorder now if you so desire. We hope to have these by our August tour. http://galacticdads.bandcamp.com/album/what-you-were

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New promos, thanks to Andrew Weiss.

New promos, thanks to Andrew Weiss.

New promos, thanks to Andrew Weiss.

New promos, thanks to Andrew Weiss.

New promos, thanks to Andrew Weiss.

New promos, thanks to Andrew Weiss.

New promos, thanks to Andrew Weiss.

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More info to come at https://www.facebook.com/southwestterrorfest

More info to come at https://www.facebook.com/southwestterrorfest

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Both colors of the Metanoia 12” are in stock. Pick them up only on our bandcamp, http://galacticdads.bandcamp.com/ .

Both colors of the Metanoia 12” are in stock. Pick them up only on our bandcamp, http://galacticdads.bandcamp.com/ .

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Clear vinyl are here. Order at https://galacticdads.bandcamp.com/

Clear vinyl are here. Order at https://galacticdads.bandcamp.com/

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March 2014 Metanoia tour 

Tucson/Las Vegas/Reno/Eugene/Portland/Tacoma/Seattle/Salt Lake City/Laramie/Denver/Albuquerque/El Paso

All photos by Andrew Weiss

March 2014 Metanoia tour 
Tucson/Las Vegas/Reno/Eugene/Portland/Tacoma/Seattle/Salt Lake City/Laramie/Denver/Albuquerque/El Paso
All photos by Andrew Weiss

March 2014 Metanoia tour 
Tucson/Las Vegas/Reno/Eugene/Portland/Tacoma/Seattle/Salt Lake City/Laramie/Denver/Albuquerque/El Paso
All photos by Andrew Weiss

March 2014 Metanoia tour 
Tucson/Las Vegas/Reno/Eugene/Portland/Tacoma/Seattle/Salt Lake City/Laramie/Denver/Albuquerque/El Paso
All photos by Andrew Weiss

March 2014 Metanoia tour 
Tucson/Las Vegas/Reno/Eugene/Portland/Tacoma/Seattle/Salt Lake City/Laramie/Denver/Albuquerque/El Paso
All photos by Andrew Weiss

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