KYLESA’S LAURA PLEASANTS And ROYAL THUNDER’S MLNY PARSONZ Featured On DECIBEL Magazine’s Inaugural WOMEN IN METAL Cover
June 28, 2012, Philadelphia – Decibel Magazine’s inaugural Women in Metal issue featuring Laura Pleasants (Kylesa), Mlny Parsonz (Royal Thunder) and Marisa Martinez (Cretin) is on newsstands now.
The August issue features a photo session with the three innovative female musicians as well as interviews with Jucifer, Doro, Landmine Marathon and an assortment of women in the music industry.
Kylesa, who have been on the road consistently since the Fall 2010 release of Spiral Shadow, recently reissued To Walk a Middle Course and Time Will Fuse Its Worth on colored vinyl limited quantities via Alternative Tentacles. The band returns to the road on July 27 with a performance at the Greenville Festival in Germany with a number of additional festival dates during the European run including performances at Wacken Open Air and Area 4 Festivals.
Royal Thunder recently released their debut album, CVI, to rave reviews including Pitchfork who described Parsonz as “equal parts riot grrl and gospel diva.” The Atlanta-based quartet is currently on tour with Valient Thorr through July 19. Royal Thunder performs back-to-back hometown shows on July 22 and 23 at The Masquerade.
Cretin is currently writing their highly anticipated sophomore album and long-awaited follow-up to 2006’s Freakery. Martinez has also served as the legendary band Repulsion’s live guitarist for the past few years.
Kylesa Tour Dates:
July 27 Paaren/Gleen, Germany @ Greenville Festival
July 28 Torrelavega, Spain @ Takio Festival
July 30 Bern, Switzerland @ ISC
July 31 Esslingen, Germany @ Komma
August 01 Caramagna, Italy @ Campo Sportivo
August 02 Munich, Germany @ Free and Easy @ Backstage
August 03 Nurnberg, Germany @ K4
August 04 Wacken, Germany @ Wacken Open Air
August 05 Saarbrucken, Germany @ Kleiner Club Garage
August 06 Bristol, UK @ Thekla
August 07 Manchester, UK @ Mojo
August 08 Glasgow, UK @ Stairway
August 09 Southampton, UK @ Joiners
August 10 Ieper, Belgium @ Ieper Festival
August 11 Jaromer, Czech Republic @ Brutal Assault Fest
August 12 Dresden, Germany @ Beatpol
August 15 Roskilde, Denmark @ Gimle
August 16 Motala, Sweden @ Bryggeriet
August 17 Trondheim, Norway @ Pstereo Festival
August 18 Gothenburg, Sweden @ Truckstop Alaska
August 19 Ludinghausen, Germany @ Area 4 Festival
Royal Thunder Tour Dates:
June 28 Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue
June 29 Boise, ID @ Neurolux
June 30 Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
July 01 Portland, OR @ The Star Theatre
July 02 Sparks, NV @ The Alley
July 03 San Francisco, CA @ Bottom of the Hill
July 05 Los Angeles, CA @ The Down & Out
July 06 San Diego, CA @ The Casbah
July 07 Santa Ana, CA @ The Constellation Room @ The Observatory
July 10 Phoenix, AZ @ Rhythm Room
July 11 Albuquerque, NM @ The Launchpad (Royal Thunder headlining date)
July 12 Colorado Springs, CO @ The Black Sheep
July 13 Omaha, NE @ Sokol Underground
July 14 Columbia, MO @ Mojo’s
July 15 Indianapolis, IN @ Birdy’s Live
July 18 Chattanooga, TN @ JJ’s Bohemia
July 19 Charlotte, NC @ Chop Shop
(Source: Speakeasy PR & Marketing)
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LONG LIVE WOMEN IN METAL.
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