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Finch have booked two more “What It Is To Burn” reunion shows. The group will now be performing their aforementioned 2002 album in full at the following two newly-announced stops:

03/07 Chicago, IL – The Metro
03/15 Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory

Other “What It Is To Burn” performances the group currently have scheduled include:

02/01 Pomona, CA – The Glasshouse
02/02 Pomona, CA – The Glasshouse
02/08 Pomona, CA – The Glasshouse
03/22 London, UK – Brixton Academy

Sol Invicto (Deftones, Etc.) Offer Free Download Of New Track

Deftones offshoot Sol Invicto are sharing a free download of a new song titled “13.0” through Hulkshare.com. The song is taken from the groups forthcoming EP, “Initium II“—which according to the band is “coming very soon.”

Sol Invicto feature Deftones guitarist Stephen Carpenter, percussionist Eric Bobo of Cypress Hill fame, ex-SikTh drummer Dan Foord, Richie Londres and more among their ranks.

Within The Ruins And Dark Sermon Sign With eOne/Good Fight Music

Both Dark Sermon and Within The Ruins have found a new label home at Good Fight Music/eOne. Each outfit will release new albums early in the new year and had the following to say of their respective signings:

Within The RuinsJoe Cocchi:

“This is extremely exciting for us. We’re proud to be a part of this new family. We look forward to growing as a band with eOne / Goodfight now behind us, and we’re thankful to be working with people who care.The new album is complete! It’s also completely different so we’re very excited for our fans to hear it.”

Dark Sermon‘s Johnny Crowder:

“We are humbled and extremely excited to be working with such heavy-hitters as eOne & Good Fight. We couldn’t have asked for a more welcoming reception to our new label home. As far as the new record goes, there is a great deal of diversity throughout; think dark, think fast, think heavy. With great minds such as Scott Givens and Carl Severson behind us, it is safe to say that 2013 will be a big year for us.”

Cryptopsy Streaming Previously Unreleased Track “Boden”

A stream of Cryptopsy‘s track “Boden” can be found below. The song is one of the three previously-unreleased songs to grace the bands new 2-CD “best of” set, “The Best Of Us Bleed“. That compilation will see a November 19th release date through Century Media. The bands new self-titled studio album will hit U.S. stores on the same day.

I, The Breather Guitarist Justin Hoffman Exits The Band

I, The Breather are down a guitarist with Justin Hoffman announcing his exit from the outfit. He had the following to say of his departure:

“As of today, I am no longer playing guitar with ITB. Simply because the band is no longer my main priority. Over the past 3 years I’ve had the best time of my life, and want to thank everyone who has ever came out to a show. I will continue to write music, and most likely put out a solo project sometime at the end of the year.”

Psychostick Offer Free Holiday EP, Announce New Tour

Psychostick are offering a free download of their holiday EP, “The Flesh Eating Rollerskate Holiday Joyride” from now till November 22nd. You can grab a copy of that via this location. Meanwhile, the band will soon be out on the road as part of their “Santa’s An Asshole Tour“, dates for which include:

11/20 Peoria, IL – Brass Rail
11/21 Marion, OH – Tink’s Rock House
11/22 Louisville, KY – Phoenix Hill Tavern
11/23 Georgetown, OH – Victory Sports Bar
11/24 Dayton, OH – McGuffy’s House of Rock
11/25 Toledo, OH – Frankie’s
11/27 Cleveland, OH – Peabody’s
11/28 Crest Hill, IL – Bada Brew
11/29 Fort Wayne, IN – The Yellow Bird
11/30 Lansing, MI – Uli’s Haus of Rock
12/03 Madison, WI – Frequency
12/04 La Crosse ,WI – The Warehouse
12/06 Steger, IL – Another Hole in the Wall
12/07 Rockford, IL – Bar 3
12/08 Des Moines, IA – House of Bricks
12/11 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
12/12 Fargo, ND – The Legacy Ballroom
12/13 Bismarck, ND – O.N.E.
12/14 Sioux Falls, SD – Boonies
12/15 Joseph, MO – Tremors

The Used To Reissue “Vulnerable” With Bonus Tracks

The Used will be releasing a deluxe version of their latest album “Vulnerable” on January 22nd. The new version of the album will feature a number of bonus tracks and will be titled “Vulnerable II“. The track listing can be found below with pre-orders now live at this location.

Disc 1:

01 – “I Come Alive
02 – “This Fire
03 – “Hands and Faces
04 – “Put Me Out
05 – “Shine
06 – “Now That You’re Dead
07 – “Give Me Love
08 – “Moving On
09 – “Getting Over You
10 – “Kiss It Goodbye
XX – “Kinda Hectic (Interlude)
11 – “Hurt No One
12 – “Together Burning Bright

Disc 2:

01 – “Surrender
02 – “The Lonely
03 – “Machine
04 – “Disaster
05 – “I Come Alive” (Revolvr and Danny Mihai Remix)
06 – “Hands And Faces” (Bobby Alt Remix)
07 – “Put Me Out” (Kraddy Remix)
08 – “I Come Alive” (Acoustic)
09 – “Put Me Out” (Acoustic)
10 – “Together Burning Bright” (Acoustic)

Trent Reznor’s Theme To “Call Of Duty: Black Ops II” Leaks Online

Nine Inch Nails mastermind Trent Reznor‘s theme to the impending new video game “Call Of Duty: Black Ops II” has leaked online and can be heard below. Reznor worked with composer Jack Wall on the theme. The game itself will see a release tomorrow, November 13th on various console platforms.

A soundtrack for the game—featuring the above-mentioned song—will also see a digital release tomorrow as well. The same soundtrack will be included in the “Hardened Edition” and “Care Package Collector’s Edition” of the game.

Red Fang Recruit Lord Dying For Ongoing Tour With Black Tusk

Red Fang have added Lord Dying to the rest of their ongoing tour with Black Tusk as a result of Indian Handcrafts being turned away at the border. Remaining dates for that trek include:

11/12 Brooklyn, NY – St. Vitus
11/13 Cambridge, MA – Middle East Downstairs
11/15 Cleveland, OH – Beachland Tavern
11/16 Detroit, MI – Magic Stick
11/17 Chicago, IL – Subterranean
11/19 Denver, CO – Bluebird Theater
11/20 Salt Lake City, UT – Urban Lounge
11/21 Boise, ID – Neurolux