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STRENGTHEN WHAT REMAINS, COMRADES, HOUSEHOLD, AND CONVEYER CONFIRMED FOR 2015 BLOOD & INK RECORDS + FRIENDS TOUR!

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BLOOD & INK RECORDS is very excited to announce the first official Blood & Ink Records tour!  The “2015 Blood & Ink Records + Friends Tour” will take place this summer throughout the east coast and midwest. The tour will  include label heavy hitters, STRENGTHEN WHAT REMAINS, COMRADES, HOUSEHOLD, and our friends CONVEYER (on select dates). An entire list of tour dates can be found below and on the tour page.

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2015 BLOOD & INK RECORDS + FRIENDS TOUR

June 24 – Mt Union, PA @ Creation Festival
June 25 – Mt Union, PA @ Creation Festival
June 26 – Clarksburg, WV @ The Mainstreet Cafe
June 27 – Columbus, OH @ Double Happiness
June 28 – Windsor, ON @ Great Lakes Heavy Fest
June 29 – Lansing, MI @ Basement Show
June 30 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Take Hold Church
July 01 – Chicago, IL @ Borelli’s
July 02 – Urbana, IL @ AudioFeed Festival
July 03 – Urbana, IL @ AudioFeed Festival
July 04 – Urbana, IL @ AudioFeed Festival*
July 05 – Urbana, IL @ AudioFeed Festival*
July 06 – Indianapolis, IN @ The Hoosier Dome*
July 07 – Evansville, IN @ Wired*
July 08 – Lexington, KY @ Icthus Fest*
July 09 – Lexington, KY @ Icthus Fest*
July 10 – Lexington, KY @ Icthus Fest*
July 11 – Chattanooga, TN @ Cloud Springs Deli*
July 12 – Herrin, IL @ HITTS*
July 13 – Joplin MO @ Solace*
July 14 – Merriam, KS @ Aftershock*
July 15 – Des Moines IA @ Sonburnt Fest*
July 16 – Somerset, WI @ Sonshine Festival*
July 17 – Somerset, WI @ Sonshine Festival*
July 18 – Somerset, WI @ Sonshine Festival*
July 19 – Grand Rapids, MN @ Pierced Festival*
July 21 – Fargo, ND – The New Direction*

*w/ Conveyer

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The “2015 Blood & Ink Records + Friends Tour” is sponsored by our good friends at Copycats Media and NEW NOISE MAGAZINE.

For well over a decade, Copycats Media has helped clients produce professional CD/DVD Duplication and Replication projects. Copycats Media is Blood & Ink Record’s number one choice for CD/DVD Manufacturing.

NEW NOISE MAGAZINE covers the spectrum of underground music from punk to hardcore to metal, with a focus on the art, lifestyle, and culture. Veering away from the standard format, each issue features unique topical content with the people creating the music and the ones behind the scenes making it all happen.

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www.copycatsmedia.com
www.newnoisemagazine.com

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Welcome NEW HEART to the B&I family!

 

BLOOD & INK RECORDS is very happy to welcome NEW HEART to the Blood & Ink Records family. NEW HEART‘s Time Is Running Out EP will be available May 26th via Blood & Ink Records. Pre-orders are now available for limited edition tape and shirt packages at store.bloodandinkrecords.com.

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Formed in 2013, Indianapolis, Indiana’s NEW HEART quickly grabbed Blood & Ink Record’s attention with their passionate, energetic style of hardcore-punk. Their debut EP, Time Is Running Out, is a total onslaught of fast, positive, old school-style straight edge hardcore. Bold references to the mid-’90’s Boston youth crew revival (Ten Yard Fight, In My Eyes) blend effortlessly with influences from earlier bands like Sick of It All and Youth of Today. Don’t sleep on this band, as NEW HEART are sure to make waves in the coming year.

NEW HEART Time Is Running Out will be available everywhere May 26th via Blood & Ink Records. Pre-orders are currently available for limited tape and shirt packages at store.bloodandinkrecords.com.

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New Heart “Time Is Running Out” EP

 

“Fence Walker” – Stream on bandcamp 

 

TRACK LISTING
1. Constant War
2. Fence Walker
3. No Remorse
4. Reputation
5. Break the Cycle

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Strengthen What Remains announce tour in support of new release.

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STRENGTHEN WHAT REMAINS will be touring this summer in support of their newest release, Justice Creeps Slow. Dates can be found below and also at Blood & Ink’s website, www.bloodandinkrecords.com.

STRENGTHEN WHAT REMAINS TOUR DATES

May 21  Greencastle, PA @ The Breathing Room
May 22  Annapolis, MD @ Unified Underground
May 23  Annapolis, MD @ Unified Underground
May 24  Staten Island , NY @ The  Cup
May 26  Rochester, NY @ Vineyard Community Space
May 27  Hamilton, ON @ Doors Pub
May 28  Toronto, ON @ The Smiling Buddha
May 29  Montreal, QC @ On Rock Community Centre
May 30  Sherbrooke, QC @ The Murdoch
June 03  Worcester, MA @ The Raven
June 04  Pawtucket, RI @ The Space
June 05  Brooklyn, NY @ The Place
June 06  Virginia Beach, VA @ Hookup*
June 07  Littleton, NC @ Wilden House*
June 09  Columbia, SC @ Foxfield*
June 10  Savannah, GA @ Sweet Melissa’s*
June 11  Jacksonville, FL @ Murray Hill Theater*
June 12  Tampa, FL @ Florida Rules Fest*
June 13  Tampa, FL @ Florida Rules Fest*
June 14  Tampa, FL @ Florida Rules Fest*
June 17  Orlando, FL @ Uncle Lou’s*
June 18  Tallahassee, FL @ Pug’s Live*
June 19  Warner Robins, GA @ House show*
June 20  Columbus, GA @ The Plug House*
June 21  Nashville, TN @ Exponent Manor*
*w/ Dwell

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Strengthen What Remains to release “Justice Creeps Slow” 7-in on June 9, 2015

Strengthen What Remains “Justice Creeps Slow” 7-in/EP
Available June 9, 2015

TRACK LISTING
1. Shame
2. Rewriting the Past
3. On the Subject of Race
4. Whitewashed
5. Belly of the Beast
6. Moral Majority

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BLOOD & INK RECORDS is proud to announce the release of STRENGTHEN WHAT REMAINS, Justice Creeps Slow 7-in/EP, available everywhere June 9, 2015. Pre-orders and more details coming soon.

Throughout their nonstop tour schedule over the past year (including two European runs), STRENGTHEN WHAT REMAINS crafted six new songs of potent, metallic-hardcore that once and for all prove their genuine steadfastness. Drawing influence from the likes of 100 Demons, All Out War, Figure Four, and Zao, this newest taste of STRENGTHEN WHAT REMAINS’s musical direction will impress fans both new and old. Recorded by Corey Williams (Unified Right, Vices) and mixed by Dean Baltulonis (Madball, Sheer Terror, Trapped Under Ice), Justice Creeps Slow is a brutal new direction for Florida’s heavy hitters, STRENGTHEN WHAT REMAINS. 

STRENGTHEN WHAT REMAINSJustice Creeps Slow 7-in/EP will be available everywhere June 9, 2015 via Blood & Ink Records.


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DWELL Premiere “Nomad” Music Video!

DWELL have premiered a new music video on YouTube for their song “Nomad,” off their debut, self-titled EP, out 03/10 via Blood & Ink Records. The video was filmed at the Pit Place in Winston Salem, NC by Will Jones.

The band will be hitting the road later this summer. Dates include a stop at Florida Rules Fest in Tampa, FL. Confirmed shows are listed below and can also be found on the tour page.

DWELL TOUR DATES
June 06 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Hookup
June 10 – Savannah, GA  @  Sweet Melissa’s
June 11 – Jacksonville, FL @ Murray Hill Theater
June 12 – Tampa, FL @ Florida Rules Fest
June 13 – Tampa, FL @ Florida Rules Fest
June 14 – Tampa, FL @ Florida Rules Fest
June 16 – Orlando, FL @ Uncle Lou’s
June 20 – Columbus, GA @ The Plug House
June 21 – Nashville, TN @ Exponent Manor

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