Entries Tagged ‘Torche’

Torche signs to Relapse Records

Torche, the Florida-meets-Georgia quartet whose album Harmonicraft, was proclaimed “one of the strongest guitar-rock records 2012 will yield” by Alternative Press, have signed with Relapse Records. The band is currently recording at Pinecrust Studio in Miami with Nunez serving as producer and Converge’s Kurt Ballou mixing the album.  The as-of-yet untitled album is expected to [...]

Hot Water Music announces dates with Torche and O’Brother (2013)

Hot Water Music have announced a brief east coast tour for December with support from Torche and O’Brother. DATE CITY VENUE 12/11 Baltimore, MD Ram’s Head Live 12/12 Sayreville, NJ Starland Ballroom 12/13 Philadelphia, PA Trocadero 12/14 New York, NY Webster Hall 12/15 Boston, MA Royale

You Indie Feature: Jonathan Nuñez of Torche

For the better part of the past decade, Miami, Florida’s Torche have emerged as a triumphant and powerful quartet responsible for pioneering their own brand of groovy, melodic metal that some have dubbed, “stoner pop.”  Whether it carries that title, other fun monikers like “thunder rock” and “doom pop,” Torche are undisputed frontrunners of a [...]

Torche to tour in May, June (2013)

Torche are heading out for a run of dates beginning in May.  Here they are: 05/10 Atlanta, GA @ 529 w/ Wizard Smoke  05/11 Birmingham, AL @ Bottletree 05/12 Houston, TX @ Fitzgerald’s 05/13 Austin, TX @ Red 7 w/ Kvelertak 05/14 Dallas, TX @ Club Dada 05/18 Hollywood, CA @ Troubadour  05/20 San Francisco, CA @ [...]

Floor sign with Season Of Mist, tour with Thrones (2013)

Floor (who notably feature Torche vocalist/guitarist Steve Brooks) have signed a deal with Season Of Mist and are readying a new album which they will begin recording shortly. Guitarist Anthon Vialon said of the signing: “Breaking up in 2003, Floor got back together in 2010 to tour in support of their ‘Below & Beyond’ box-set. [...]

Torche announces brief tour (2013)

Torche is heading out on a brief tour in February.  Here are the dates: 02/05 Asheville, NC @ Broadway’s 02/06 Charlotte, NC @ Tremont Music Hall w/ 2102 Wolves, Center of the Sun 02/07 Chapel Hill, NC @ Local 506 02/08 Atlanta, GA @ 529
02/09 Savannah, GA @ The Jinx 02/10 Jacksonville, FL @ Jack Rabbits [...]

Torche announces tour dates (2012, 2013)

Torche have some regional shows booked for February, here’s how the group’s current schedule shapes up: 12/13 Tampa, FL – The Orpheum 12/14 Miami, FL – Churchill’s Pub 12/15 Gainesville, FL – The Atlantic 12/16 Orlando, FL – The Social 02/06 Charlotte, NC – Tremont Music Hall 02/07 Chapel Hill, NC – Local 506 02/08 [...]

Torche footage available via Altartv

Multi-camera live footage of Torche performing “Kicking” can be found below via Altartv.com:

Torche tour with Converge, Kvelertak (2012)

Torche are hitting the road with Converge and some other friends in October.  The Lawrence KS show also includes Coalesce!  Here are the dates: 10/10 Washington, DC @ Rock and Roll Hotel 10/12 New Britain, CT @ Club INT w/ Converge, Kvelertak 10/13 Rochester, NY @ Water Street Music Hall w/ Converge, Kvelertak 10/14 Pittsburgh, PA @ [...]

Converge, Torche, Kvelertak to tour together in October (2012)

Converge, Torche and Kvelertak are highly rumored to be planning a U.S. tour together that will kick off in October. Initial dates for the trek run as follows: 11/02-04 Austin, TX – Fun Fun Fun Fest 11/09 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer (feat. Whips/Chains) 11/11 New York, NY – Highline Ballroom