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Despised Icon Announce Reunion, Plan Worldwide Festival Appearances

Despised Icon went on hiatus in 2010, but this morning they’re back in our headlines with news they will perform together once again in 2014.

Yes, after just under four years away the members of Despised Icon have decided to …


UTG Metal Review Roundup (May 2012)

UTG METAL REVIEW ROUNDUP. This column is exactly as simple as it sounds. Lots of metal albums come out and resident metalhead Jordan Munson is here to give you the skinny on a litany of these albums. No frills, no …

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MUSIC VIDEO: Obey The Brave – Get Real

Canadian hardcore outfit Obey The Brave have unleashed their punishing new video for the song “Get Real” and can be viewed through the jump!

Ex. Despised Icon Alex Erian is showing the world his band is here for a purpose …

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MUSIC VIDEO: Obey The Brave – Live and Learn

Alex Erian’s (Ex.Despised Icon) new project Obey The Brave have released their brand new music video for the song “Live and Learn” and can be viewed right here! These crushing visuals show the band performing in a parking garage, school …

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MUSIC VIDEO: Skip The Foreplay – This City (We’re Taking Over)

Skip The Foreplay, hailing from Montreal, Quebec, came to party today when they released their highly energetic music video for “This City (We’re Taking Over)” this morning. This “clubcore” supergroup features Alex Erian (Despised Icon), Tyler Hoare (Blessed By …

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Despised Icon’s Final Tour

Despised Icon have announced their final tour with Canadian dates. Check them out below

Wed/Oct-06 Calgary The New Black Center
Thu/Oct-07 Edmonton Avenue Theatre
Fri/Oct-08 Saskatoon Cosmos Center
Sat/Oct-09 Regina Distrikt
Sun/Oct-10 Winnipeg TBA
Tue/Oct-12 Sudbury Jubilee Hall
Wed/Oct-13 Windsor …


Last Stretch for Despised Icon

Brutally intense, unrelenting and outright savage were just a few ways the metal community described Montreal’s hottest export DESPISED ICON as any of their live shows are a true lesson in violence. After four, full-length albums backed with an unrelenting …

New Bands Added To Hevy Festival

The Black Dahlia Murder, Despised Icon, Sucioperro, Canterbury, March of the Raptors, Failsafe, Lost In Colour, Pharaohs and Cerebral Ballzy are just some of the latest names to be added to the Hevy Festival.

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Despised Icon is No More


Despised Icon is breaking up
The time has come for us to move on. Some of us have recently reached a new chapter in their lives, starting families, buying houses and pursuing other careers

WINDS OF PLAGUE Continues North American Touring Onslaught With Fear Factory This March

WINDS OF PLAGUE are currently decimating the masses across North America headlining the Never Say Die! Tour with Despised Icon alongside For Today, Stray From The Path and The World We Knew. The group’s continues their tireless touring schedule joining …

Winds of Plague announce Winter trek

WINDS OF PLAGUE continue their extensive worldwide touring schedule in support of the highly acclaimed The Great Stone War in 2010 with another headliner dubbed the Never Say Die! Tour. This massive, month-long trek, which kicks off on Jan. 23rd, …


Chicago deathcore heavyweights OCEANO are currently crushing cities
all over North America on the California Love Tour alongside WINDS OF

OCEANO are used to touring relentlessly, having been on …

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