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Escape The Fate Announce Album, Tour(s) and Stream New Single

Escape The Fate are back, and they are wasting no time making sure everyone remembers their name.

After more than a few months of radio silence, Escape The Fate surprised fans this morning by announcing plans for a new album and two new tours. They also released a new song titled “Just A Memory,” which is currently available for streaming and free digital download.

Starting with the album, Escape The Fate will release Hate Me on October 30. The record serves as the first new music from the band since 2013’s Ungrateful. The track listing has not yet …


Faith No More, Soundgarden and Slipknot to Headline Soundwave 2015

Australia’s heavy music festival monolith, Soundwave, has made a mammoth lineup announcement for 2015 with Faith No More, Soundgarden, Slipknot, Incubus, Marilyn Manson and several other renowned acts leading arguably the festival’s strongest billing yet.

Expanding to a two-day format for the first time in 2015, Soundwave will take place in four cities across two weekends, with every act playing in each city on an alternating schedule that organizers have simply labelled ‘Day One’ and ‘Day Two.’

The first of what festival organizer AJ Maddah promises will be many lineup announcements for the 2015 festival was made on Wednesday …


A War Within Release Track Featuring Craig Mabbitt of Escape The Fate

Metalcore trio A War Within have released another new track today titled “Rawsome,” featuring special guest vocalist Craig Mabbitt from Escape The Fate. The band recently released a track last week titled “Holding On” which they also launched a music video for.

The track itself is filled with straight-up rock and roll. If you’re looking for that new party anthem for the rest of the summer, “Rawsome” is right up your alley to blare through your sound system.

You can stream “Rawsome” right after the jump.

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Escape The Fate Were The Last To Learn Of Max Green’s Departure

Escape The Fate have a knack for making headlines, and not always in the good way. After quite a few lineup changes, the group is down to only one original member, which is Robert Ortiz. Up until recently, founding member Max Green was also a part of the lineup (for the second time, I might add). However, news broke that Green had parted ways with the group. This was something that Escape The Fate wasn’t even aware of until they saw the article about it on Alternative Press. After learning this detail, the publication caught up with Craig Mabbitt and …


Godsmack and Seether Lead 2014 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival Lineup

After attempts to go alternative in 2013 with a lineup that featured Alice in Chains, Jane’s Addiction, Coheed and Cambria and Circa Survive resulted in spotty ticket sales, it was widely expected that the Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival would revert back to its tried-and-true format of booking a more mainstream lineup stacked with radio-friendly rock acts.

Well, those suspicions have proven accurate, as the lineup and initial tour dates have finally been announced. Godsmack, Seether, Skillet and Buckcherry top the lineup, while Pop Evil, Escape The Fate, Redlight King, Sons of Revelry, These Raven Skies, Tattered and yes, a …

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MUSIC VIDEO: Escape The Fate – “Picture Perfect”

Escape The Fate are back with a new music video for a track off of their fourth studio album entitled Ungrateful.

Despite various lineup changes, the band continues to truck on and gain popularity, recently hitting a benchmark of success. As of April 30, the band officially hit four million fans on Facebook.

“4 MILLION FANS!!! We can’t thank you enough!!” the band posted to their page.

Currently, the band is on the road with Pop Evil along with special guests Avatar and Glamour of the Kill. Check out below the jump for the video and Escape The …

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Monte Money Writes Scathing Response To Escape The Fate, Claims The Band Is Broke

Escape The Fate recently revealed that they were having problems with one of the original members of the band, Monte Money. He hasn’t been touring with the group, and it seems like he’s been replaced.

There’s been some animosity between Monte and Mabbitt, and now he’s written a scathing response to the band’s recent statement about dropping off their upcoming tour, claiming Mabbitt has lied to fans and the band is on the brink of bankruptcy.

That’s not all he had to say, and you can check out the entire statement by taking a look below the jump.

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Escape The Fate Post Statement About Backing Out Of European Tour

We recently reported that the founder of Warped Tour, Kevin Lyman, had called out Escape The Fate for their reason behind canceling their upcoming European tour. The band stated they canceled due to Craig Mabbitt’s girlfriend having their baby, while Lyman claimed that was not the case. The band has now released a statement directly from Mabbitt in hopes to clarify why they had to drop off this most recent tour.

In his statement, Mabbitt indicates there were a number of factors that contributed to the decision, and one of them was definitely because of complications with his girlfriend’s pregnancy. …


Escape The Fate Drop Off Upcoming Tour, Kevin Lyman Says They’re Lying About Why

Escape The Fate announced a few hours ago that they were dropping off their upcoming tour with Chiodos, and in turn have to back out of the European Warped Tour. According to their announcement, which you can read below, they are backing out because Craig Mabbitt is staying with his girlfriend for the birth of his child.

Kevin Lyman, the founder of Warped Tour, did not wait very long to fire back at Escape The Fate via Twitter and call them out about their reasoning behind dropping from the tour. You can read a couple of tweets by Lyman …


Escape The Fate Drop Off Tour With Five Finger Death Punch

Escape The Fate have been on the Wrong Side Of Heaven tour with Five Finger Death Punch, Miss May I and Gemini Syndrome for the last few weeks. As of today though, they had to drop off the tour due to family problems. They will be missing the last four dates of the tour.

The band released a statement as to why they’ve had to drop from the tour, and you can read that statement by taking a look below the jump.


Escape The Fate Might Be Replacing Monte Money

All does not seem to be well in Escape The Fate‘s world right now. In case you missed it, the band announced yesterday that their guitarist, Monte Money, was refusing to go on their upcoming tour so they had to find a replacement for him at the last minute. From what I can tell, he was refusing to tour because they wanted to bring Max Green back on as the bassist. Needless to say, since he has refused to do the tour Max Green is indeed playing bass for them on this tour.

Judging by a series of tweets …


Escape The Fate Release “One For The Money” Music Video

Escape The Fate released their fourth studio album, Ungrateful, earlier this year. Earlier today the band revealed a live music video for one of their singles, “One For The Money.” The video is shot during the band’s performances Dirt Fest and Download Fest, and you can check it out by taking a look below the jump.

Speaking of tours, the band has a large number of them coming up over the next few months in the US, Europe and the UK. Head over to their Facebook page for a full list of dates to see if they will play …