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Bastions to release new EP 'Bedfellows pt 2: The Forgotten Daughter' January 27th 2014 (12" vinyl/download) 14 November 2013

Lead track ‘Foreign Bodies’ premieres on BBC Radio 1 Rock Show Monday 25th November along with preorders.

Even a casual fan should credit Bastions for the path they have taken over the last 18 months or so. Releasing two thematically linked eps (that can be housed together in the packaging accompanying this release) – this is band allowing themselves expression both musically and artistically without limitation. 

A bold claim perhaps – but one based upon logical, modern thought. Freed from the pressure of delivering an album, Bastions have dredged everything from...

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Pariso 'Movember' 7" - DO YOUR BIT FOR A GOOD CAUSE! 11 November 2013


Pariso are proud and honoured to support this years Movember campaign with a highly limited NEW 7” release. Featuring 3 new, exclusive recordings (track listing to be revealed soon). Just 11 copies will be made with 5 available as part of a raffle. All proceeds go to Movember. 

This release is not for sale, you can be in with a chance of winning one of the 5 available copies by donating to Movember via our team page (£2 for one entry or £5 for three) http://moteam.co/pariso

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Maths / Throats split LP preorder on vinyl for the first time! 17 October 2013

Easily one of the cornerstones of the Holy Roar back catalogue, this is the release that launched both Maths and Throats into the public consciousness. Available for preorder now on vinyl for the first time. 

"Maths write epic, furious Orchid-esque walls of melody and noise with a tunefulness many of their contemporaries lack. Backed up by an unpredictable and incendiary live show they have quickly garnered support slots and tours with bands such as This Town Needs Guns, Fuck Buttons, Cutting Pink With Knives, Mutiny on the Bounty, Rolo Tomassi, Youthmovies, This Aint Vegas, Tortuga and many more. After two demos recorded by the band themselves (which have now...

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MINE announce 'Disappear' EP 27 July 2013

Stream lead track 'Penknife' now, exclusively via Rock Sound

MINE have announced their sophomore EP entitled 'Disappear' due for release September 30th on Limited 'graffiti' 12" EP/regular 12" EP/DL via Holy Roar and on tape via Cult Culture

Preorders for the 12" vinyl EPan exclusive Royal Tenenbaums shirt, and various package deals(some of which let you grab the bands self-titled first 12" EP for £3!) are up now! 

MINE have quickly built a name for themselves as a leading proponent of progressive, swirling indie/punk/hardcore. Firmly shaking off any remaining cobwebs of their respective pasts, the members of MINE have now truly coalesced and produced another EP of heartfelt, emotional modern rock that defies...

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July update 11 July 2013

Bastions tour
Bastions are heading out for the first of two Summer mini tours this weekend. Catch them overthese three dates with Pariso, playing at the Holy Roar birthday show, as well as in Portsmouth and Bristol with Retox. 

Bastions recording
Bastions have also announced that they will head into the studio in August to record the second part in their Bedfellows duology. Following a few delays, not to mention acquiring a new rhythm section, they will return to Brighton Electric once again to record with Jag Jago. 

Brutality Will Prevail Euro tour with Comeback Kid
After touring more than half of the planet earlier this year, Brutality Will Prevail are heading back out...

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Coliseum and Birds In Row announce European Tour 29 May 2013

26.07.13 Germany Bielefeld @ AJZ 
27.07.13 Belgium As @ Vlamrock *
28.07.13 Czech Rep Rokycany @ Fluff Fest 
29.07.13 Germany München @ Free & Easy *
30.07.13 TBA
31.07.13 Germany Stuttgart @ Juha West 
01.08.13 Germany Hamburg @ Hafenklang 
02.08.13 Germany Berlin @ Stateless Society Fest * 
03.08.13 Germany Köln @ Underground 
04.08.13 UK Port Lympne Wild Animal Park @ Hevy Fest 
05.08.13 UK London @ Barfly 
06.08.13 TBA
07.08.13 Czech Prague @ Náplavka 

* /w WHIPS/CHAINS

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Rough Hands 7" Preorder Now Up! 22 April 2013

We are very happy to releasing the debut 7" from Rough Hands in conjunction with Day By Day Records and Illegal Activity on May 20th. Delivering a self-titled 4-track 7" EP as their first real statement of intent, Rough Hands are pissed-off, concise, modern hardcore with occasional small nods to an expansive, ethereal deftonesian sound. 


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Strife on tour in Europe NOW! 19 April 2013

19.04. Zürich – Werk 21 (Switherland)
20.04. Lisbon – Jurassic Club Fest (Portugal)
21.04. Milano – Factory (Italy)
22.04. Bolzano – Halle28 (Italy)
23.04. Salzburg – Rockhouse Bar (Austria)
24.04. Prag – 007 Club (Czech Republic)
25.04. Bydgoszcz – Estrada (Poland)
26.04. Rostock – Mau Club (Germany)
27.04. Leipzig – Los Eastos Fest II @ Conne Island (Germany) +...

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Conan / Bongripper Split LP preorder now live! 22 March 2013

We are very proud to announce the launch of preorders for the forthcoming Conan/Bongripper split LP, released April 22nd. No t-shirts, no colour variations, just doom and sludge on heavyweight black vinyl

Released in celebration of the bands forthcoming UK tour, Conan and Bongripper are real men who know how to use real amps and really detune to drop F. In other words they are actually good, for people with a modicum of patience and taste. 

Delivering just a single track each, yet still clocking in at a cumulative running time of...

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Brutality Will Prevail 'Scatter The Ashes' 2nd Pressing preorder 22 February 2013


Recorded at Studio 6 in Swindon with Stu McKay, and mastered in New York by Alan Douches (Converge, Mastodon, Dillinger Escape Plan), SCATTER THE ASHES marks BWP’s finest hour. Drawing influence from doom, sludge and metallic hardcore, the BWP assault is one like no other: as visceral as it is accessible, the quintet effortlessly blend snarling riffs and devastating grooves with Ajay Jones’ unique but distinctly memorable vocal hooks to create an gloriously grim wall of sound, crushingly heavy and anthemic in equal measure.

As a mouth-watering taste of...

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