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[26 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]

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Tucson, AZ based Electronic Pop Rock band Swindy has released the Official Music Video for the single “Reflection,” off of their debut, self titled EP. Originally premiered on Tattoo.com, “Reflection” was directed by Isabel Uzcategui at Originate Design Productions.
 

During my time in 2012, I began to discover the strength found in pop music. I fell in love with the influences of Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Kesha and more. It was from there that my solo project, Swindy (a nickname given to me), began to take off. It has developed itself …

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[25 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]

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In celebration of the 20th anniversary of DOPE’S inception in NYC, The band is proud to announce the release of Dope: The Early Years 1997 / 1998, the original Story book and soundtrack of how it all began.

Collection Contains:
-32 page story booklet, filled with never before seen photos, accompanied by Edsel Dopes personal story of how it all began.
-20 Remastered tracks, available for the first time ever in digital form.
These are the Original Bedroom Demos that led to the bands rise to the top of the NYC club scene.
Includes 4 previously unreleased songs.
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[5 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]

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Death Metal artists Reign Of Vengeance announce the release of the new video for their song “In The Club With A Chainsaw”.
The video footage which was previously vaulted and hidden due to pressing legal matters and was later recovered from the darkest corner of vocalist Marshall Beck’s garage and edited by renowned music video director and producer Matt Zane (Zakk Wylde, DOPE, John 5, Combichrist)
There is nothing intellectual, political, or meaningful about this song or music video. It is straight across non-politically correct gore soaked and horror filled brutality for the sake …

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[1 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]

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Lake Forrest, CA Symphonic Black Metal Artists Empyrean Throne have released the music video for their song “Sed Nomini Tuo Da Gloriam” off their upcoming debut album Chaosborne, out August 11th on M-Theory Audio.
The video for Sed Nomini Tuo Da Gloriam was directed by renowned music video director Matt Zane (Zakk Wylde, John 5, DOPE, Combichrist).

“Sed Nomini Tuo Da Gloriam” is the catalyst for our narrative arc within our album ‘Chaosborne.’ The song encompasses the legendary Battle of Montgisard during the 10th century Ayyubid-Crusader War. We wanted to bring the horrors of that battle to life with our story’s main character, …

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[12 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]

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Industrial Metal Veterans DOPE are teaming with G-punk innovators (HED)Pe to announce The Monster High Tour 2017 with metal rockers Ill Niño on select dates.

“I’m really excited about this tour” says Edsel Dope. “We have never done a proper USA Tour with (HED)Pe, or Ill Niño, so this should be a really cool experience for the fans and for all of us…Me and Jared from Hed Pe are already talking about doing some collaborations before and during the tour…
“We’ve continued to add to our production to each and every tour” Edsel says with a smile.. “The show is almost out of …

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[15 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

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Dope is hinting at their upcoming album Blood Money Part 2 by releasing a brand new video for their cover of Ministry’s Industrial / Metal classic “Thieves” featuring Andy Leplegua of Combichrist.
The two bands are currently co-headlining the Black Craft Whiskey sponsored Blood Lust Death Tour.
“To celebrate the release of Thieves, we are inviting our fans to rob us”  Says Edsel Dope.
“Thieves” can be downloaded for free HERE.

The pointed, yet hilarious, video takes shots at a number of leaders throughout our history, and ultimately climaxes with a ridiculous parody of Donald Trump grabbing Hillary Clinton by the pussy, followed by the two having sex while …

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[22 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]

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The Dark Alternative, Hard Rock Transmedia Project September Mourning have released their Official Music Video for “20 Below” off of their debut full length album, Volume II, which is out now on Sumerian Records.  “20 Below” follows the continuing story of human-reaper hybrid ‘September’ through parallel story lines as she is pursued between two worlds.

“20 Below is about ending the cycle of abuse within our own lives, whether it’s self inflicted or from an outside source. We’ve all had those relationships where someone has gotten close to us, abuses us in some way… knocks …

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[10 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]

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Industrial Metal Legends DOPE and Combichrist are pairing up for the Black Craft Whiskey sponsored Blood, Lust, Death 2017 Tour… The bill will be rounded out with support from September Mourning and Davey Suicide. Launching Feb 27th in Portland OR, the tour winds through the Midwest, East Coast, and South before wrapping up in LA on April 9.
“We are very excited to get back out on the road ” says Edsel Dope.
“This will be our first time touring with Combichrist & we both have some really cool surprises planned for the tour… If you are a fan of Industrial Metal, this …

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[18 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

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DOPE has released their Music Video for the first Official Single, “Hold On,” off of their long anticipated Blood Money Part 1 LP. Edsel Dope co-directed “Hold On” alongside his old friend and acclaimed video director Dale Rage Resteghini.
“I think that it’s fair to say that Dope is one of the more evolved bands from our genre & time period,” says Edsel. “Our new single, ‘Hold On,’ is a great example of this. It sounds like Dope, but it is clearly, very modern, and in no way reflects a band who is stuck in its …

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[22 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]

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Dope drops theatrical music video for the title track of their highly anticipated 6th studio album Blood Money Part 1. The album officially hits streets on Oct 28th via  Entertainment One Music (eOne Music), but as of today, fans can Pre-Order the record, along with a plethora of bundle packages, meet and greets, and exclusive new merch designs at www.DopeTheBand.com.
Click here to visit Dope’s official Store and pre-order ‘Blood Money Part 1′ NOW

“It’s been a long time coming, and I’m very happy with how the new album came out“, says Edsel Dope.
“I’m super excited for fans to hear …