Posts Tagged ‘Valient Thorr’

Valient Thorr Announce September 2013 Tour Dates

August 22nd, 2013
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Metal gurus Valient Thorr have announced a run of US tour dates this September that begins and ends in their home state of North Carolina.
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By Nicci Boots Posted in News

Valient Thorr – Our Own Masters

June 22nd, 2013


‘Masters’ of the Looneyverse

Crawling from a hole deep in the earth of Chapel Hill, N.C., Valient Thorr again show they’re on this planet for a reason: to throw their uniquely ghoulish brew of punk and metal in your manly, grimacing face, only for its skin to drip off and reveal a smiling, headbanging skull. The band is a repeat offender at this sort of mendacious attack, and it’s high time to pencil in their sixth big entry on the rap sheet, Our Own Masters.
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By Owen Schumacher Posted in High Fidelity, Reviews

Valient Thorr W/ Gypsyhawk & Ramming Speed

June 3rd, 2013

June 29th

Red 7

Doors @ 9

$15 tickets

Valient Thorr puts on an amazingly fun show. The last time they graced Austin with their presence was during Fun Fun Fun Fest 2012, and it was awesome. Kids in bandanas and leather in a scattered pit, while frontman Valient ran around shirtless and climbed up rafters, and made claws in the pit. They really rock too, so it’s a win/win as far as a great metal show goes. Their new album comes out just a few weeks before the show date.

Check out Valient Thorr & their new album here.

By Sania Parekh Posted in Austin , ,

Valient Thorr Announces New Album Our Own Masters Set for June 2013 Release

March 29th, 2013

Hard rock band Valient Thorr has just announced details of a new album set for a June 2013 release. The album will be the band’s sixth studio album.

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By Elizabeth Hecker Posted in News

GWAR-B-Q 2012 Announced For Hadad’s Lake Featuring the Live Return of the Sexecutioner

June 5th, 2012

GWAR has just announced their annual GWAR-B-Q, which is set to take place August 18 at Hadad’s Lake. The splat-tac-ular event will host a slew of great bands at the lake for one of the most anticipated events of this summer for lovers of heavy music. Check out all of the details after the jump.

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Volcom’s “Free Beer” SXSW Day Party Announced

March 8th, 2012

Volcom’s Free Beer Party is back once again! Enjoy lots of great music and of course, FREE BEER! The party will feature Volcom artists, Valient Thorr, Torche, and others. Get the details after the jump.

12PM-6PM, Saturday, March 17, Jackalope 404 E. 6th Street Austin, TX 78701 Read more…

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Pentagram Touring This Summer with Valient Thorr and JEFF the Brotherhood

May 13th, 2011

Pentagram are gearing up for their summer tour and will be joined by some very talented artists. Pentagram, best known as one of the pioneers of doom metal, are an American heavy metal band from Virginia. Joining Pentagram will be JEFF the Brotherhood and Valient Thorr.

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Clutch Announce North American Tour With Motorhead

January 5th, 2011

Clutch have announced that they will be touring with rock legends Motorhead and guest Valient Thorr.  They will also be releasing a double disc reissue of their classic, Blast Tyrant.  See tour dates and track lists after the jump. Read more…

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Valient Thorr at the North Star Bar, Philadelphia, PA September 22, 2010

November 19th, 2010

Here in the terra firma of a dark bar, patrons loom anxious and curious like Area 51 gatecrashers armed with pints of special nectar. The anticipation of a sighting is overwhelming, and there are otherworldly glints of celestial beards afoot. We have been warned, probed and scanned for clearance and are about to witness a vision quest of extra terrestrial rock star bravado and virtuosity, a space brigade of five mysteriosos disguised in cut off denim jackets. What is this? Where did we get this information? A sweaty mess of space eggs holographically appear under the lights. They vibrate and break open and Valient Thorr hatch out to inhabit the stage, huffing spastically, riff ready and aiming to spread a plethora of prophecies and blessings by way of their galactic gospel spewing leader, Valient Himself. Read more…

By Seano Barry Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews ,

Valient Thorr Release Video for “Double Crossed”

October 18th, 2010

Hard rockers Valient Thorr just kicked off a three-week US tour, and to mark the occasion, the band’s released a new video for their song “Double Crossed.” Read more…

By Dan Wisniewski Posted in News