Welcome To Palm City

ligeia 2011

Ligeia Shed Light On Recent Events

Ligeia guitarist Ryan Ober has come out and issued a very lengthy statement regarding the band’s crazy month. The band canceled their upcoming tour, just four days ago, and were certainly nearing a breakup after vocalist Keith Holuk’s antics at their last show in Providence, RI.

Hopefully Ryan can shed some light on the monotony that has unraveled…

Hey everyone, Ryan here,
first of all I’d just like to apologize for not writing anything sooner but our frontmans actions have once again thrown me into a horrible spot in my life. I’ve basically been bouncing around Western Massachusetts (I live

ligeia 2011

Ligeia Cancel Everything, Rumors Of Breakup Swirl

The guys in Ligeia can never seem to catch a break. They just released an astounding new EP and already it seems the end may once again be near (or here).

Lambgoat is reporting that Ligeia has not only cancelled all current tour plans, but also postponed a scheduled video shoot following an incident involving an overly intoxicated Keith Holuk (vocals) in Providence, Rhode Island. According to one fan, Holuk “was so fucked up by the time [Ligeia] went on he could barely stand up never mind sing anything remotely close to a song.”

No statement has been issued by …

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It’s Metal Day, Download The New Ligeia EP And Crank It To 11/11/11

The day the UTG staff has been waiting for all year has finally arrived.

Today, Massachusetts metalcore greats Ligeia (finally) released their first new material since 2008’s Bad News. The EP, Welcome To Palm City, is available for free download in mp3 or HQ wav form via the band’s official website. Click here to grab your copy.

The scene has changed vastly since Ligeia initially went on hiatus, but we’re welcoming them back with open arms. The world needs more bands like this. Click above, download, and enjoy.

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Ligeia Unveil Tour Dates

Directly after the band’s current touring run with Maker, Ligeia will be hitting the road for their own touring domination.

The band have been on a break for quite a while and no they’re ready to pound the pavement and shake some venues with their new EP, Welcome To Palm City. The EP is streaming right now over on AP and can be listened to by simply clicking here.

Check out all of the touring schedule past the jump ad let UTG know if you plan on attending a show or two!

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Ligeia Stream ‘Welcome To Palm City EP’

Massachusetts hardcore outfit Ligeia are officially streaming their entirely free EP, Welcome To Palm City, produced by Jay DeLuca. This self-funded effort is giving the band a chance to give back to their loyal fans after supporting them for all these years. The bands’ last release, off of Ferret Music, was 2008’s Bad News.

Be sure to grab Welcome To Palm City on Ligeia’s website on Friday when the EP becomes available.

Ligeia frontman Keith Holuk told AltPress:
“We are officially back, no more hiatus, and we decided to release our new music completely free to give back


Ligeia Stream “Vodka Demon” Featuring Drew York

Ligeia are back and UTG couldn’t be more excited to say it! What better way to return with new music then releasing their song “Vodka Demon” featuring Stray From The Path’s vocalist Drew York. This song is going to be off the band’s upcoming EP, Welcome To Palm City.

“Vodka Demon” packs a huge punch and is definitely a step in the right direction for the Massachusetts natives.

Head over to Ligeia’s Facebook page to listen and please let UTG know what you think by commenting!


Ligeia Post Album Preview and New Song

Check out this behind the scenes peak of Ligeia‘s recording process along with a track from their forthcoming EP, Welcome To Palm City.

View what the band has to say about their recording process and why they have not giving a release date by clicking past the jump!