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The Acacia Strain Announce Late Summer Headlining Tour

Nothing says heavy like The Acacia Strain, and at the end of the summer our readers in the South are going to have a chance to see them live on their very own headlining tour. Announced today, The Acacia Strain will be embarking on a late summer headlining tour with support from Within The Ruins […]

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The Acacia Strain Releases Guitarist/Songwriter

For years, the Acacia Strain had a deal with guitarist and songwriter, Daniel “DL” Laskiewicz. He helped the band write their music, but didn’t tour with the group. Well, it seems that deal is now null and void. According to, it’s rumored that Devin Shidaker, who recently left Oceano, will join The Acacia Strain. Here’s what Laskiewicz […]

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Lamb Of God Announce Super Intimate NY Retreat With Fans And Tour With Decapitated and Terror

It’s great to hear that Lamb of God are now returning to the road after frontman Randy Blythe’s long and strenuous European manslaughter trial. The band will be taking Decapitated and Terror along with them for the tour, with dates running from mid-May to late June. The Acacia Strain will be replacing Terror for the […]

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The Acacia Strain Announce ‘Money For Nothing’ B-Side EP

Rise Records’ own The Acacia Strain have announced today that they are planning to put out a b-side EP, entitled Money For Nothing. Money For Nothing is comprised of six tracks that were recorded in the time TAS were apart of their former label Prosthetic Records. Prosthetic is planning on releasing this EP of rarities […]

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Stick To Your Guns, The Acacia Strain, Hatebreed And H2O Announce European Tour

Stick To Your Guns had a decent December, being part of the first Warped Tour announcement. There hasn’t been much noise in the way of The Acacia Strain news other than being part of the 25 Days Of Metal. Both bands had a big announcement recently, saying they’d go on tour with each other, Hatebreed, […]

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25 Days Of Metal 2012: #14 The Acacia Strain – Death Is The Only Mortal

Rather than counting down the days until we can celebrate Christmas, this year we’re bringing you a series of metal posts will be celebrating the countdown until we don’t have to be inundated with Christmas music and decorations everywhere. To coincide with this countdown we’ll be posting our top 25 metal (and metal-ish) albums of […]

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Every Time I Die Announce Winter Tour

Midway through the band’s current mid-west/east coast tour, metalcore titans Every Time I Die took to their social networks today to announce that they’ll be touring from early February through mid-March with the likes of The Acacia Strain, Vanna, Hundredth, and No Bragging Rights opening. The tour will be running through a greater part of […]

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The Acacia Strain Forced Off Of Co-Headlining Tour; Van Accident

The Acacia Strain have recently stated that they were forced to leave their co-headlining tour, with Veil Of Maya, due to a serious van accident. We are glad to hear no one was seriously injured in the wreck. Read the message from TAS below and comment after the jump. “It comes with heavy hearts and […]


The Acacia Strain Stream ‘Death Is The Only Mortal’

Deathcore outfit The Acacia Strain have partnered up with AOL Music to stream their entire forthcoming album, Death Is The Only Mortal. Check out the stream by simply clicking here. The album officially hits stores tomorrow through Rise Records so be sure to pick up your copy when it is available. Check out what UTG’s […]


REVIEW: The Acacia Strain – Death Is The Only Mortal

Artist: The Acacia Strain Album: Death Is The Only Mortal Genre: Metal Label: Rise Records The Acacia Strain is a hard band to review. One of their mottos is “Hype Free”, so it almost feels like I am going against their wishes to review their new album. I’ve been listening to this band for nearly […]


The Acacia Strain Post First Of Promo Videos For New Album

The Acacia Strain has posted the first of promo videos for their upcoming October 9 release, titled Death is the Only Mortal. You can check this video out after the jump.

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STREAM: The Acacia Strain – “The Mouth Of The River”

The Acacia Strain have unleashed a stream of their brand new track “The Mouth Of The River” and is melting faces through the jump. Get ready for this onslaught of screams and chugs from the Connecticut rockers. This song comes off of The Acacia Strain’s upcoming release, Death Is The Only Mortal, due out on […]