As Hell Retreats has just announced a bevy of autumn tour dates with The Advocate and Gideon. The band is touring in support of their 2010 release


Aug20 – Memphis, TN @ T.H.A.T. Church

Aug 21- Bessemer, AL @ Regenerate Venue

Aug 22- Jackson, MS @ Club Fire

Aug 24 – Houston, TX @ Nay’s

Aug 26 – San Antonio, TX @ The White Rabbit

Aug 27- Odessa, TX @ The Pine Box

Aug 28 – Roswell, NM @ The Unity Center

Aug 29 -Albuquerque, NM @ The Compound

Aug 30 – Phoenix, AZ @ The Warehouse

Aug 31 – Yucca Valley, CA @ Joshua Springs Calvary Church

Sep 4 – El Paso, TX @ TheSpot

Sep 7 – Waco, TX @ Art Ambush

Sep 9 – Hot Springs,AR @ Low Key Arts

Sep 10 – Columbus, MS @ The Princess Theater

Sep 11 – Madison, AL @ Cornerstone Church

Sep 12 – Gadsden, AL @ Gadsden Convention Hall

Sep 15- Pompano Beach,FL @ Rocketown Florida

Sep 16 – Kissimmee, FL @ Second Saturday

Showcase Sep 17 – Pensacola, FL @ The Rush

Sep 18 – Saraland,AL @ Saraland First Assembly of God (no Gideon)


My Epic performing their last final show before COVID-19

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My Epic's last full-length album came out in 2013; despite a number of EPs along the way, the band's dedication to their craft, lyrical approach, and unyielding approach to let the music come naturally has made them critical darlings. Now, they're learning to interact and feed a rabid fanbase in between albums and in a new normal.


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HM Magazine Turns 35

In 1985, Doug Van Pelt photocopied a letter-sized sheets of paper, bound them together, and handed them out in person on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin. It's all digital now, but, along the way, Van Pelt stirred up quite a few waves, played some seriously heavy music, and made a few friends along the way. Here: A quick look back at the magazine's 35-year history with Van Pelt and new owner, David Stagg.


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Employed to Serve

Forward Under a Dying Sun

Most of these days, the sun rises and sets on a world that feels like it's dying. Across the pond, where Employed to Serve calls home, they're learning how to support their latest record a year into its release. HM contributor Andrew Voigt recently sat down with Justine Jones to learn more about the band, marrying your bandmates, and their outside shot at touring with Rammstein.


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