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EHT Announces Second UNLEASHED FESTIVAL

Posted in Festival News, Gig Review, Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 14, 2014 by Tickets There

10152466_10203010651101160_1445761242_nEHT have announced details for the second UNLEASHED FESTIVAL which is due to take place in Fibber MaGee’s this September. 28 bands have been announced so far with more to come. Once again the festival will take place over three days, with the third day being opened up for under age fans (no vodka, whiskey, tequila cocktails for you though – Ha!….my live hurts).

Sinocence, Malevolence and Sworn Against are topping the bills with some undeniably massive names from our local scene popping up over the three days, including Killface, Animator, Vile Regression, AeSect, Hollow Truth and many, many more. No details have been released on weekend tickets, but entry to the Friday and Saturday shows will cost a mere €8 each. Full line’s and dates can be viewed below. We’ll update you as more bands are announced and you can also follow updates from EHT on the Facebook Event page.

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 12 SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 13 SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 14 (ALL AGES SHOW)
SINOCENCE MALEVOLENCE SWORN AMONGST
KILLFACE FRUSTRATION VILE REGRESSION
AESECT FREEBASE AWAKEN DOMINION
ANIMATOR GACYS THREADS UPROOT CHAOS
ATOMINATED NIBIRU ALL THE KINGS ASHES
CROSS FIRE BY ANY MEANS AGGRO CULTURE
VISCOUS ENIGMA HOLLOW TRUTH HADEAN
MORE BANDS TBA MILESTONES CALL TO ARMS
STRONGHOLD DISPLACED
DEFYED WITH GRACE AND CHARM
STRANGE DAZE
DOORS : 7:00PM DOORS : 6:00PM DOORS : 1:00PM
ENTRY : €8 ENTRY : €8 ENTRY : €

COLDWAR Announce Fifth Album Details

Posted in Music, News with tags , , , , , , on March 4, 2014 by Tickets There

12379_725923797430735_1974955353_nColdwar fans, you have permission to ‘go f**king mental’, per say. The band has announced details of their fifth studio album which is due for release on April 28th via Candlelight Records.

Panthiest will contain nine new tracks and unleash itself at a special release show in The Pint on the 26th. Helping Coldwar remind the Pint of it’s metal roots will be OVEROTH and Killface. A brutal show, a savage bunch of bands and one we’ll be in attendance for. Expect a review over the coming weeks, but in the meantime, enjoy the albums first track – ‘Heart of Darkness’. More details on the release party can be found on Facebook.

Coldwar – Heart of Darkness

Heart Of Darkness
Ether Child
Mazu Awakens
13th Moon
The Falcon Cannot Hear The Falconer
Ghostdance
Consciousness Paralysis
Abandonment Of Being
Last Days Of The 4th Sun

DAY OF DECAY II ANNOUNCED

Posted in Gig Listing, Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 12, 2014 by Tickets There

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1557624_10153817209535171_989842710_nThe most exciting thing about this time of year is the anticipation of the forthcoming summer nights of metal, booze and good people. Yesterday the second Unleashed Festival was confirmed to be taking place again in Fibbers and now the DAY OF DECAY II has been announced. Tickets There will never live down having to miss last year’s amazing line-up, but the good folks at Beyond Decay Promotions have a very tasty list of bands to make this year’s event just as good. Oh, and did we mention this year’s it’s TWO DAYS OF DECAY? That’s right!

UK based death metallers DYSCARNATE will headline the two day event that sees international and the best of our home grown ass kickers share two stages over two days. Fibber MaGee’s will once again host BASEMENT TORTURE KILLINGS, BLACK SKIES BURN, FOUL BODY AUTOPSY, XENOCIDE, VILE REGRESSION, ATONEMENT, ABHORRENT DECIMATION, SKEWERED, zhOra, TWISTED AUTOCRACY, DEAD AEON, KILLFACE and more to be announced.

It all takes place May 31st and June 1st. Ticket prices and times still TBC. Watch this space and Tickets There will keep you updated. You can also follow the Event Page on Facebook.

Psykosis, Killface and more for Bloodstock M2TM – Heat 7

Posted in Gig Listing, Music with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on February 8, 2014 by Tickets There
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Tickets There was a bit late to outline the full Molten Battle of the Bands this year, but we’re not too late to get you in on the action for… Heat 7 (yeah, it’s silly big and complicated). Anyway €5 will get you a handy chance to catch Psykosis, Killface, Rex Shachath and Aggro-Culture battle it out for a chance to progress to the final round with an overall goal of playing this year’s Bloodstock where they’ll rub shoulders with the likes of Megadeth, Emperor, Amon Amarth and many more.
For those not to au fait with the local scene then this is your cheap chance to get down to Fibber MaGee’s and support your own. Believe me, it’s not a chore. Some of these guys can share a stage with the best of them and the others are getting there. So break with a fiver, come to Fibbers and enjoy.

WARPATH & KILLFACE Added as SEPULTURA Support

Posted in Gig Listing, Music, News with tags , , , , , on January 10, 2014 by Tickets There

Hats officially off to Dublin death metal merchants, WARPATH and KILLFACE this week as both bands have been added as support for  up and coming Irish visit.

1003046_582138371854899_310948386_nOn February 4th, the Brazilian legends will bring their The Mediator Between Head and Hands Must Be the Heart tour to The Academy for one night only and who better to welcome them to town than our own sexy Warparty and the killing crew – Face! What am I talking about? Who knows. DME host the show and tickets are on sale now priced €25 inc fees. Follow all the updates on the Facebook event page.

WATERFORD METAL FEST COMETH

Posted in Gig Listing, Music with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 2, 2014 by Tickets There

wmfCunning Metal Promotions are bringing some of the hottest name from the Irish metal scene to Waterford this month for a night of unadulterated lunacy.

WARPATH are set to headline the Waterford Metal Fest which is taking place in The Forum on January 25th. Also on the bill are Psykosis, Killface, Atominated, Xenocide, Animator, Zhora, Awaken Dominion, Uproot Chaos and 12 Guage Outrage, Legion of Wolves with more to be added. Entry is just €7 and the whole thing is due to kick off around 3pm.

Some details are still pending so Tickets There will update news as it’s announced. For those on Facebook, follow the event page here.

See ye there!

Happy New Year from Tickets There

Posted in General Tickets There Blog, Music with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 2, 2014 by Tickets There

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Bc-Y3hAIcAASH1vTickets There would like to wish all of our readers, commenters, followers and all the many amazing bands we love so much a very happy new year. 2013 was epically epic and 2014 is looking even stronger.

Before the first proper 2014 post (and yet another Tickets There reboot begins), I’d like to thank Psykosis, Warpath, Exzeltic, Overoth, Animator, Killface, Zombified, Dead Label, Gama Bomb, EHT Promotions, DME, Donnchadh from WMB Ireland, Dan and all the folks from Carnage, Slayer, Exodus, Death, Leonard Cohen, ASH, Black Sabbath, Def Leppard, KISS, Slash, Reckless Love, Crashdiet, Twisted Sister, Helloween, Napalm Death, Whitesnake, Danzig, Testament, Metallica, Jameson, Guinness, Jägermeister, Buckfast, Trooper Beer, Fibber MaGee’s, Gypsy Rose, McKenna’s Dun Laoghaire, everyone at HELLFEST, The Academy, all the cool folks in the Odyssey (except A-hole security and Stalin like measures of control) and my girlfriend (co-conspirator) Dee for an amazing year of gig going, good times and drunken shenanigans.

DUBLIN DAY OF DECAY: Stage Times Released

Posted in Gig Listing, Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , on May 13, 2013 by Tickets There

431863_10152786526180171_758509037_nJust over two weeks to go for this monster night of metal at Dublin’s Fibber MaGees. 21 Bands are currently scheduled to appear for the Dublin Day of Decay (AeSect, Scordatura and The BloodBunniez have unfortuantly had to pull out, but Bella Dockeral has been booked to replace The BloodBunniez) over two stages on June 1st. The running times have been released so time to start planning who’ll you’ll be watching.

It takes place June 1st @ Fibber MaGee’s. Doors open at 3pm and it’s €14 entry.

::RUNNING ORDER::

–UPSTAIRS STAGE–

  • 00:15-01:30 – WARPATH
  • 00:00-00:10 – BELLA DOCKERAL
  • 23:15-23:55 – VxPxOxAxAxWxAxMxC
  • 22:25-23:00 – OVEROTH
  • 22:15-22:45 – ZOMBIFIED
  • 21:30-22:00 – GUTTRENCH
  • 20:45-21:15 – PSYKOSIS
  • 20:00-20:30 – CEMTEX
  • -BACKLINE CHANGE-
  • 18:45 – 19:15 – XENOCIDE
  • 18:30 – 19:00 – DICHOTOMY
  • 17:45 – 18:15 – GRINNED
  • 17:00 – 17:30 – GARGANTUAN

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–DOWNSTAIRS STAGE–

  • 23:45-00:15 – ATRAX MANTIS
  • 23:05-23:35 – WOUND UPON WOUND
  • 22:50-23:00 – BELLA DOCKERAL
  • 22:15-22:45 – ZEALOT CULT
  • 21:30-22:00 – REX SHACATH
  • 20:45-21:15 – SKEWERED
  • 20:00-20:30 – ATHEOS
  • 19:15-19:45 – KILLFACE
  • 18:30-19:00 – EDENFIRE
  • 17:45-18:15 – DEAD AEON

D.M.E. Day Of Suffering: Stage Times Announced

Posted in Gig Listing, Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 9, 2013 by Tickets There

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D.M.E. have confirmed the stage times for this Saturday’s Day of Suffering. American purveyors of gore, Exhumed, headline the ten extreme metal band extravaganza….hmm, no. Exhumed headline the ten band circus of carnage, which takes place at the Pint all Saturday afternoon/night. On the bill are TT favourites Killface, Dead Aeon and Atheos and many more.

Tickets are €15 and only available on the door so get down early. It all starts at 2pm with the first band, Apocalyptic Masterpiece due on at 14:40 (plenty of time to get in there, order and settle). Stage times are listed below. This will be a messy one!

The Pint, Eden Quay
Sat. 11th May 2013
Doors 2pm
15euro on door (no advance tickets)

Schedule:

Doors 2pm

2.40 – 3.10 Apocalyptic Masterpiece

3.30 – 3.4 Zero Tolerance

4.20 – 4.50 Okus

5.10 – 5.40 Killface

6 – 6.30 Dichotomy

6.30 – 7.30 Break

7.30 – 8 Atheos

8.20 – 8.50 Dead Aeon

9.10 – 9.50 Seprevation

10.10 – 10.50 Abaddon Incarnate

11.10 – End Exhumed

OVEROTH Win Wacken Metal Battle Irish Final 2013

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , on April 28, 2013 by Tickets There

20130428-080813.jpgCongratulations to OVEROTH, winners of the 2013 Wacken Metal Battle Irish finals. The Belfast lads will be heading to Germany to represent our wee island against 30+ other nations this August in the world final at W.O.A.

Overoth managed to fend off stiff competition from the other finalists Exzeltic, Killface, Zombified, 7DaysDead and Bakken to make it through. Killface ended up winning the audience vote that saw Overoth take second place. However, a unanimous decision from the judges made the final choice.

Previous winners of the competition include Coldwar (2011) and Warpath (2012). Tickets There wishes Overoth the best of luck in the final and congratulations to all the bands who played tonight. Ye were all excellent!
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Wacken Metal Battle 2013 Irish Final – This Saturday (Preview)

Posted in Gig Listing, IRISH NOISE!, Music, News, Special Features with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 23, 2013 by Tickets There

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The time has come; this Saturday six of the country’s best metal bands will compete for a chance to represent Ireland at the world Wacken Metal Battle final! You know what that means? It means one of these bands will travel to Germany and reign holy hell down on the lousy competition other nations see fit to select and Ireland will conquer the world of metal as we know it.

Before all that happens – you, the great unwashed, must pile into The Pint and see these global leaders of the future before they get too big. Six bands, all very well known on the local scene and all well established and road tested – each one with a thirst for blood that would put Romania and Luis Suárez to shame.

[Updated] Stage times have just been announced, can be found below. Before that, let’s have a look at the bands who will be battling (pun intended) on the night in alphabetical order.

BGE609PCMAAurUr7 Days Dead: 7 Days Dead were, in my eyes, the surprise winner of Heat #2 of the finals. They fought off stiff completion from Dead Aeon and Beltbuckle Overdrive to make it through and deservedly so. After just two year’s together the band already sound and play like a tightly functioning unit. Their debut EP, Beyond Within, came out in February this year and displayed real talent and ability to diversify their sound.

Bäkken: Another Belfast band coming down to kick some Celtic arse. Bäkken are a ‘new’(not ‘Nu’) metal band who good for old skool metal tactics (NWOBHM), rather than letting the new stuff interfere too much (basically – no rapping or Chester Bennington impressions). With an album and a lot of expierence already under their belts, Bäkken are a must see for this final.

563925_10151591349393200_641361375_nExzeltic: Born in Dublin, raised by Thrash! Exzeltic are our favourites for this final. Formed in 2007, Exzeltic are still quite a young band and have come a long way over the past year since they last competed in the finals for this festival. They’re older, wiser, more fosued than before and their stage show is armageddon. Expect lashings of tracks from their two demos (Higher Forces and Ground Zero) and hopefully a new tune or two. ‘Agents of Chaos’!!!

Killface: One of the acts we haven’t gotten to review yet, but their reputation speaks for itself. Killface have been synonymous with thrash/death metal for a few years in Dublin now and that standing is only set to grow. They are number 1 on my ‘bands to be drunk for’ list this Saturday and I will do everything in my power to ensure that happens – headbanging y’all.

BGUU97qCMAECQCNOveroth: Now this is a powerhouse of a live band. Overoth are not to be f**ked with; especially since yer making them come all the way down from Belfast (maybe themselves, 7DaysDead, Zombified and Bakken will share a bus – that would be a hangover if ever there was one). Stage presence, performance – everything is nailed down tight by Overoth and the dry ice will ensure enough oxegen leaves your lungs so you get that wonderful euphoric feeling.

Zombified: Second on the list of ‘must be drunk’ bands – Zombified. Grindcore, so a change in pace from the rest of the bands playing on the day and yet another band from the grand auld North. They’ve been around a good long while but really came to full in 2010 when the cemented their current line-up. Let’s hav’ yeah – more fodder for the Zombies!

It all goes down this Saturday, April 27th at the Pint on Eden Quay, Dublin. Entrance is only €5 / Doors are at 7.30 and audience gets to vote; so get in early, avail of the drink promos and enjoy judging some quality Irish metal. There will also be a rock/metal covers band playing after the six competitors are finished – Under An Evil Spell so make a night of it.

STAGE TIMES
21:00 – 21:22 Killface
21:37 – 21:59 Exzeltic
22:14 – 22:36 Overoth
22:51 – 23.13 Bakken
23:28 – 23:50 Zombified
00:05 – 00:27 7 Days Dead
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00:45 – 01:30 Under An Evil Spell (Rock and Metal Covers)

Wacken Metal Battle: Semi Final II Results

Posted in Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on March 27, 2013 by Tickets There

BGUU97qCMAECQCNThe second semi-final of the Irish Wacken Metal Battle took place in the Pint on Saturday night and a fairly epic night it was with controversy, a packed house and a heap of metal to enjoy. In the end, Overoth, Bäkken and 7DaysDead rose to the challenge and carry on to the final, bidding Beltbuckle Overdrive (who came first in the audience vote, but were knocked out with the judges tally…..Tickets There may or may not have been judging this one J), September Cross and Dead Aeon goodbye for this year.

BGFINf5CIAAdZA-The winners will join Exzeltic, Zombified and Killface for the final which takes place on April 27th @ The Pint, Eden Quay, Dublin. Tickets There will be running features on each band before th27th so keep an eye out.

 

 

Gutf*ck Presents: Dublin Day of Decay 2013

Posted in Gig Listing with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 20, 2013 by Tickets There

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Gutfuck Promotions (Wayyyyy better name than ‘MCD’ IMHOyc) have announced the 2013 Dublin Day of Decay. 22 bands, 2 stages in 1 day. If you’re a fan of any sort of extreme metal then this is another excellent opportunity to check out some of Ireland and Europe’s best up and comers.

Everything from (wait for this) Thrash metal, death thrash, death metal, brutal death metal, old school death metal, goregrind, depressive blackened death, tech-death and melodic tech-death is catered for at this almost all day event.

It takes place June 1st @ Fibber MaGee’s. Doors open at 3pm and its €14 entry.

Oh, who’s playing? Well, WARPATH, Zombified, Guttrench, Overoth, VxPxOxAxAxWxAxMxC, Atrax Mantis, Scordatura, Psykosis, Cemtex, Rex Shachath, Skewered, Wound Upon Wound, Zealot Cult, Atheos, Xenocide, Killface, Dichotomy, Grinned, Aesect, Edenfire, Dead Aeon and Gargantuan will all be there. Drinks promos, spot prizes ..etc all on the day as well.

Killface, Exzeltic & Zombified Through to the Irish Wacken Metal Battle Final

Posted in News with tags , , , , , on February 18, 2013 by Tickets There

Congrats to Killface, Exzeltic and Zombified who move into the Irish Wacken Metal Battle final after Sarurday night’s semi final. The three bands beat out competition from Atheos, Twisted Wrath and Xeoncide.

The next semi-final takes place in March 23rd and features Bakken, Beltbuckle Overdrive, Dead Aeon, Eazy Tyger, Overoth
and September Cross. Again, it’ll take place @ The Pint.

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WACKEN METAL BATTLE IRELAND 2013 – Semi-Final Acts Announced

Posted in Gig Listing, Music, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 24, 2013 by Tickets There

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It’s back! The Irish leg of the Wacken metal battle returns to the capital next month with 12 bands all eyeing the chance to represent the Emerald Isle at Wacken 2013. Last year saw death metal juggernauts, WARPATH, go on to the world finals so who’s it going to be this time?

The 12 bands lined up for the semi-final rounds are Atheos, Bakken, Beltbuckle Overdrive, Dead Aeon, Eazy Tyger, Exzeltic, Killface, Overoth, September Cross, Twisted Wrath, Xenocide and Zombified .

The two semi-final stages and Irish final all take place at The Pint. Dates are below.

  • Wacken Metal Battle Ireland 2013 Semi-Final1: Saturday, February 16th 2013
  • Wacken Metal Battle Ireland 2013 Semi-Final2: Saturday, March 23rd 2013
  • Wacken Metal Battle Ireland 2013 Final: Saturday, April 27th 2013

More details will be shared on winners, dates, prices… etc closer to the dates. Please visit the official facebook page for more.

CURSE THE GODS OF SUMMER II – First 12 Bands Announced!

Posted in Gig Listing, IRISH NOISE!, Music with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 5, 2012 by Tickets There

In the mood for some bloody summer metal, mayhem and carnage? If yes, then Crunch Metal Productions have you sorted. This July sees the second instalment of the (best named metal event series ever) ‘CURSE THE GODS OF SUMMER’ mini-festival. 13 bands, 1 day, 1 venue, drinks promos, summer BBQ and lots more await you at one of Ireland’s best value music events.

The first twelve bands have been confirmed and among them, some of Ireland’s most aggressive, hard hitting, guitar shredding, ear bleeding rock monsters including Warpath, Dead Label, Psykosis and Only Fumes and Corpses. It all kicks off at 2pm, July 14th, The Pint, Eden Quay, Dublin.

Did we mention entrance is only €5? 13 bands, BBQ, stalls, drinks promos and no massive walking about….can’t really beat that can you? Full list of bands announced so far can be found below. Visit the official Facebook Event Page for more details.

Confirmed Bands: Dead Label, Fuckhammer, Fuckhammer, Katabolisis, Killface, Mental Deficiency, Only Fumes and Corpses, Phalmuter, Psykosis, Rites, Three Hour Ceasefire, Warpath, ZhOra + 1 More band

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