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From the depths of a dingy basement to gearing up for the release of a debut album, “Lager than Life,” and hitting the road across the US, Boston’s Sonic Pulse has come a long way in two short years.

Touring with Lich King, the beer-fueled, power thrashing group (featuring members of Razormaze, Skull Hammer, Ravage, and Vindicator) will be kicking it all off in New Jersey on July 21st. Dates can be found below, and you can also listen to the “Eye of the Beerholder” single in the player available below.

The “Lager Than Life” track listing is as follows:

1. Sonic Pulse (5:15)
2. Queen of Beers (4:45)
3. Bong Zombies (5:58)
4. Eye of The Beerholder (6:14)
5. Demoniac Spell (6:55)
6. Beyond the Black Hole (5:54)
7. Adventure Time (1:31)

July 21, 2012 – Lindo Lounge – Jersey City, NJ w/ Lich King
July 22, 2012 – St. Vitus Bar – Brooklyn, NY w/Faith or Fear, Hellcannon, Cain, Crypter, Lich King
July 23, 2012 – O’Reilly’s Pub – Philadelphia, PA w/ Lich King
July 24, 2012 – TBA
July 25, 2012 – Hammerheads – Fort Wayne, IN w/ Argonaut, Testimony, Lich King
July 27, 2012 – Reggie’s – Chicago, IL w/Diamond Plate, Smashed Potater, Lich King
July 28, 2012 – The Hilltop Fortress – West Lafayette, IN w/ Lich King, Partiac Arrest
July 29, 2012 – Toledo (RamaLama) – Cleveland, OH w/ Lich King
July 30, 2012 – TBA – Buffalo, NY w/ Lich King

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Long Island hardcore/thrash hybrid, This Is Hell, has announced a string of U.S. tour dates in support of the band’s fourth studio album, “Black Mass.” The tour will kick off tomorrow night in Schenectady, N.Y., before wrapping up at the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival in Worcester, Mass. on April 20th.

The band has also released a music video for the song, “Demons,” which can be viewed below. Commented guitarist, Rick Jimenez, “In the downtime we just recently had, we blasted through a video for ‘Demons’ from the Black Mass album. The song is fast, raw and thrashy, so the video is fast, raw and thrashy, and it’s us just doing our thing in the practice space. We’re ready to explode back on the road in the States after our break and bring some ruckus!”

“Black Mass,” the follow-up to the 2010 release, “Weight of the World,” hit stores on October 11th via Rise Records.

3/16 – Schenectady, NY @ Presbyterian Church
3/17 – Buffalo, NY @ The Funeral Home
3/18 – Detroit, MI @ The Magic Stick Lounge
3/19 – Chicago, IL @ The Viaduct Theatre
3/20 – Lacrosse, WI @ The Warehouse
3/21 – Saint Louis, MO @ Fubar
3/23 – Evansville, IN @ Boney Junes
3/24 – Nashville, TN @ Little Hamilton
3/25 – Tupelo, MS @ The Spot
3/26 – Jackson, MS @ The Carter
3/27 – Tallahassee, FL @ Ghazi House
3/28 – Orlando, FL @ The Peacock Room
3/30 – Pembroke Pines, FL @ The Talent Farm
3/31 – Jacksonville, FL @ Warehouse 8-B
4/01 – Charleston, SC @ Jimbo’s Rock Lounge
4/02 – Augusta, GA @ Sector 7G
4/03 – Raleigh, NC @ Divebar
4/04 – Greensboro, NC @ Glenwood Coffee & Books
4/05 – Harrisonburg, VA @ Downtown 34
4/06 – Lehighton, PA @ Erin’s On First
4/07 – Jersey City, NJ @ The Fort
4/13 – Newburgh, NY @ Pub 151
4/14 – Smithtown, NY @ Smithtown Masonic Temple
4/15 – Holyoke, MA @ Waterfront Tavern
4/20 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium

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The Liquid Metal Sirius XM Facebook page has been updated with the following announcement about Mario Comesanas passing away:

“It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to our very close friend & fellow Liquid Metal host Mario Comesanas who passed away earlier this evening at 8:39pm ET in Jersey City, NJ… I got the chance to say goodbye, hold his hand, kiss his head & tell him thank you for being a Metal soldier with me all these years & to say hi to Dime for me…Our thoughts & prayers are w his fiance Liz, Mario’s family, friends & fans worldwide… for respect for the family any other info will have to wait. For now, please leave your comments here for all to see. We love you Mario & thanks for coming into our lives swinging & kicking! Rest in Peace…”

According to Metalinsider.net, the 30 year old radio host was experiencing headaches before checking into a hospital and dying of an apparent brain hemorrhage.

Comesanas had worked as a radio DJ on the WSOU “Hardcore Reality” show before moving to Sirius XM, and was also a member of the band December Aeternalis.

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