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|Tuesday, July 19th, 2005|
It sucks because you have to register, but if you have a free second, could you please help us out?! Spook City Records has two bands in the running to play at Hellfest
. Please vote for either Nerve Gas Tragedy or Choose Your Weapon. Thank you, thank you!
Feel free to repost! ;)
|Monday, July 18th, 2005|
Does anyone have/know of a label/distro/business that is looking to split a table at Hellfest this year? We (Spook City Records) are, and it looks like the label we were set to split one with is backing out on us. We would split the cost in half as well as each getting one admission ticket. You can check the Hellfest website for prices. If you want to pair up, please email me! email@example.com
|Thursday, June 16th, 2005|
Just letting everyone know that the 4 newest Spook City releases are out now and available everywhere.
SCR019 Lahar "Provide and Conquer" CD: Possibly the most brutal CD Spook City has ever released. This is the product of when hardcore does metal RIGHT! ex- Left With Nothing
SCR020 Nerve Gas Tragedy "Written in the Blood of the Dead" CD
4 of the 5 members of ALL OUT WAR combine to make up Nerve Gas Tragedy. Blending the brutal metal-hardcore sound of AOW with classic style 80s thrash metal.
SCR021 Fight Night "Our End Is Near" CD: for fans of Terror, Death Threat. featuring guest vocals by Pete 100 Demons
SCR022 Choose Your Weapon "Heart For the Heartless" MCD
a perfect blend of brutal metal and classic youth crew style hardcore. Ex-Nourish The Flame.
Available at hottopic.com, spookcityusa.com, lumberjack-online.com, verydistro.com, revhq.com and quality hardcore record stores everwhere.
|Wednesday, April 20th, 2005|
is looking for new bands. Got suggestions for good stuff that I need to hear? Link 'em if you've got 'em!
|Saturday, April 16th, 2005|
|Tuesday, April 5th, 2005|
If you haven't gotten your copy already, don't forget that both Blood In/Blood Out's "Respect Our Loyalty" and Folsom's "If You're a Viper" are out now!!! They are both amazing records, so check them out.
Fight Night's cd was mastered yesterday and will be on it's way to the pressing plant soon!
There are still copies of the first pressing of the Slapshot double 7"hanging around, so get them while you still can!Spook City Records
|Tuesday, March 22nd, 2005|
|Thursday, March 17th, 2005|
Slapshot double 7" first pressing info:
9 Easter version (1-pink, 1-yellow vinyl)
91 See Right Through You pressing (both on clear)
350 Color Coordinated pressing (1-gold wax, 1-red wax)
550 Standard Edition (black & black)
All of the preorders have gone out, so if you have one coming, keep an eye out. The preorder press is the clear. A few lucky people got an easter press in with their order, as well, so be excited if you did. They're way limited!
If you didn't place a preorder and would still like one of the See Right Through You pressing, place your order asap. There are literally like a COUPLE of the clear records left and after that, they're gone. This pressing as a whole is over half sold-out, so get it while the gettin's good. :)
|Tuesday, March 1st, 2005|
The vinyl for the Slapshot "Tear It Down" album is available for pre-order at www.spookcityusa.com
It's a double 7"
There's a pre-order only pressing. First come, first serve. 3 lucky pre-orders will get a test press!
A lot of orders have been placed already and there are not many exclusive pre-order colored vinyl records up for grabs, so place your order SOON!
|Thursday, February 3rd, 2005|
Welcome to the family...
Strength for a Reason signs to Spook City!
From what I know now, it sounds like their cd will be out sometime around the end of May. Watch out!SFAR online
This cd was supposed to be coming out on Walk All Night, but that fell through, so SFAR approached Spook City! We're more than happy to have them!
|Wednesday, January 26th, 2005|
The Slapshot test presses arrived today!
I am going to hurry home and get naked with mine!!
Okay, maybe not, but still!
And there is news coming, I swear it... I will write it as soon as I figure out what all needs to be said! :)In the meantime check out the newest SCR band, Lahar!
And if you still haven't picked up the Let It Die cd, you really should. It's so so good.
|Tuesday, January 18th, 2005|
Hey, you all! Please check this out when you get a chance. I was working on getting this donation thing together for my website, Salty, when Shawn saw and decided to do the same for Spook City. We'd love to really donate a good amount of money to AFTU, so please check out both websites. Thank you!!!!
10% of sales until the end of February from Spook City Records
are going to benefit Advocates for the Underdog
. They are an organization working in Ontario, Canada to fight the breed bans against pit bulls. Also, as a result of the ban, many people are abandoning thier dogs, because of the cost now required to insure them. So, AFTU is also working to get those dogs adopted out to new homes in time.
If you've had your eye on something at either site, now would be an awesome time to pick it up. This is a really awesome organization and they are very greatful for any help they can get.
|Monday, December 13th, 2004|
|Tuesday, November 30th, 2004|
How could I forget??? Spook City is looking for a new publicity intern!!! Check out the details in the news below. Our last real intern got college credit for her work at Spook City. You could help me promote this community! :)
And also, check out the info for the Death Before Dishonor re-release! It will be out before Christmas and is a must-have.
In fact, get all of your Christmas shopping done this year at spookcityusa.com
. If you can't do it there, I bet you didn't know that I had a website, too... ilikeitsalty.com
. That will fill in the gaps, since you can't give hardcore merch to grandma... or can you?( THE NEWSCollapse )
|Monday, November 29th, 2004|
The Repercussion CD is out, in case I haven't mentioned it, and is currently the #1
seller at Lumberjack! Thanks to anyone who's bought a copy!
Also, the Let It Die cd's release date is December 21st! Save those pennies. You're going to want a copy of this baby. Plus, it sounds like they are playing a ton of shows lately, so check them out if you get the chance!!!
|Tuesday, November 2nd, 2004|
At long last!
The Repercussion cds have arrived and are up for sale at spookcityusa.com!
|Tuesday, October 12th, 2004|
|Tuesday, September 14th, 2004|
what's the good word on the repercussion cd due out?
|Thursday, September 9th, 2004|
-Spook City is looking for design ideas for our very first label shirts. We've been wanting to do them for a while, but we can't come up with a good idea. If you have some ideas, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org and if your idea is chosen, I'll hook up some really good prizes.
-Spook City Records has signed two new bands: First off is FOLSOM from Las Vegas (www.folsomhlc.cjb.net) and next is LET IT DIE from Detroit (ex- Black Dahlia Murder)(www.letitdie.com). Folsom is a faster, heavier band similiar to Death Before Dishonor. Let It Die have a definite Hatebreed-like sound, with a bit more dance parts. You can hear MP3s at either band's site or at www.spookcityusa.com
-Let It Die has booked studio time in October at Mars Recording Studios in Cleveland (Terror, Ringworm) to start work on their debut full length.
-We recently lost a member of our family. Death Before Dishonor has officially signed to Bridge 9 Records. They will be doing an EP and a full length with B9 and then returning to Spook City for one EP (probably late next year). Death Before Dishonor are in the Outpost Studio (Blood For Blood, Dropkick Murphys) recording for their EP. Until then, you can still pick up their debut full length "True Till Death" on Spook City.
-The limited edition BLOOD FOR BLOOD "Serenity" 12" is out and still available from the Spook City website as well as through the bigger distros (Very, Rev, and Lumberjack). There is limited colors as well as a few hand screened versions floating around. We've already seen them floating around Ebay.
-Repercussion (ex-Shattered Realm) has finished recording and I have the masters in my hands. We are just waiting for Kem (www.kemdesign.net) to finish up the artwork. This CD will go to press in September. Repercussion will be playing a couple CD release parties near Halloween with some VERY big bands. There will be one show in Philadelphia at the First Unitarian Church and another in South Jersey. More will be posted closer to the date.
-Blood In/Blood Out just got off the month long tour with Facedown Record's Bloody Sunday. They are taking time off from playing shows to write material for the next album. This should be recorded in November/December and be ready for a February/March release.
For more up to date news, keep checking out Spook City Records. www.spookcityusa.com