Upcoming EP ‘Self/Doubt’ Set For Early 2012 Release, Limited Edition Copies To Be Available During Bands December Tour With Set Your Goals, This Time Next Year, and The Story So Far

THE SHEDS have premiered the track “Heart” from their upcoming EP ‘Self/Doubt’ on their Facebook page, located here The track features guest appearances by Joe Boynton and Tim Landers of Transit. The EP is set to be released by Rite Of Passage Records digitally and on 7″ vinyl in early 2012, however fans will be able to pick up a limited edition CD version of the EP during the band’s upcoming tour with Set Your Goals, This Time Next Year, and The Story So Far. Dates for the tour are as follows:

12/15 Walnut Creek, CA – The Red House
12/16 Fresno, CA – The CYC
12/17 Temecula, CA – The Vault
12/18 Canoga Park, CA – The Cobalt Cafe



Trapped in Limbo

Black metal may not be the first thing on your mind when you think of Portugal, but GAEREA is here to change that. HM contributing writer Andrew Voigt sat down with GAEREA to discuss the band’s music, their mysterious name and image, and how office work can be art.


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Heaven's Metal: An Oral History of the Genesis of Christian Metal

Heaven's Metal

When rock emerged from blues and 'heavy metal' began to surface, faith-based metal acts also rose to start their own journeys. Initially shunned by both believers and non-believers, they were fighting for their spot at the table, ultimately building a legacy that would go on to change the genre forever. HM presents an oral history of the beginning of Christian metal music, featuring Guardian, Tourniquet, Holy Soldier, Whitecross, and, of course, Stryper.


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