Victory Recordsby BrooklynVegan Mike

Victory Records has been there for me from an early age until the present. From Earth Crisis to Minus to Bury Your Dead, they release some of the best heavy music around. Following up the promise of last year's EP (More Than You Can Handle), Beneath the Sky have proven worthy of the pedigree set by Victory's list of triumphant acts.

Hailing from Cincinnati, Beneath the Sky craft intense metalcore with all of its trappings (blast beats, practically danceable riffing, general intensity). Vocalist Joey Nelson follows the path laid by John Henry of Darkest Hour (another great Victory band) by taking a black metal approach, high pitch wails followed by guttural screams. In the ever splintering world of hardcore, both bands (along with All Shall Perish and Montreal's Despised Icon) have been classified as Deathcore. You can get dizzy mirco-organizing all of the subgenres - all you need to know is What Demons Do To Saints is one of the best heavy albums of the year.

They play the Victory CMJ showcase at Bowery Poetry Club today (Oct 18). All tour dates below....

Beneath the Sky - 2007 Tour Dates
Oct 18 - Bowery Poetry Club (Across from CBGB’s) (Victory CMJ Showcase) New York City, New York
Oct 19 - The 5th Ave Arena w/ Endwell Ronkonkoma, New York
Oct 20 - Cue Club II w/ Endwell Delran, New Jersey
Oct 21 - Crocodile Rock w/ Endwell Allentown, Pennsylvania
Oct 22 - Mainstage w/ Endwell Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
Oct 23 - Legion 79 w/ Endwell Manchester, New Hampshire
Oct 24 - Club Crannel w/ Endwell Poughkeepsie, New York
Oct 26 - The Mooselodge Danville, Illinois
Oct 27 - Cressmoor Club w/ Inked in Blood & Burden of A Day Hobart, Indiana
Oct 30 - The Pirates Cove w/ Endwell Cleveland, Ohio
Oct 31 - The Magic Stick w/Endwell, Emmure, All Shall Perish, The Agony Scene, & Nodes of Ranvier Detroit, Michigan
Nov 1 - The Attic w/ Endwell, Inked in Blood, & Burden of A Day Kettering, Ohio
Nov 2 - The Monkey Bar w/ Endwell Huntington, West Virginia
Nov 3 - Club Relevant w/ Endwell Virginia Beach, Virginia
Nov 4 - The Soundvent w/ Endwell Thomasville, North Carolina
Nov 5 - Swayzes w/ Endwell Marietta, Georgia
Nov 6 - Uncle Pleasants w/ Suicide Silence, ALOL, The Agony Scene, Walls of Jericho, & Nights Like These Louisville, Kentucky
Nov 7 - The Mooselodge w/ Endwell Danville, Illinois
Nov 8 - The Warehouse w/ Endwell LaCrosse, Wisconsin
Nov 10 - Romans Imperial Inn w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Rapid City, South Dakota
Nov 12 - Club NVO w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Logan, Utah
Nov 13 - The Venue w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Boise, Idaho
Nov 15 - The Boardwalk w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Orangevale, California
Nov 16 - SOMA w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom San Diego, California
Nov 17 - Galaxy Theatre w/ As Blood Runs Black, WOP, Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Santa Ana
Nov 18 - 418 Project w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Santa Cruz, California
Nov 19 - Trilogy Theatre w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Victorville, California
Nov 20 - Cell Block w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Mesa, Arizona
Nov 21 - Chic’s w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom El Paso, Texas
Nov 23 - Fat Daddy’s Sound Shack w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Lewisville, Texas
Nov 24 - White Rabbit w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom San Antonio, Texas
Nov 25 - The Java Jazz w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Houston/Spring, Texas
Nov 26 - The Darkroom w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Nov 27 - Sluggos w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Pensacola, Florida
Nov 28 - Transitions Skate Park w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Tampa, Florida
Nov 29 - Thee Imperial w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Jacksonville, Florida
Nov 30 - Sector 7G w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Augusta, Georgia
Dec 1 - The Brewery w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Raleigh, North Carolina
Dec 2 - Jaxx w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Springfield, Virginia
Dec 4 - Mainstage w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
Dec 5 - The 5th Ave Arena w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Ronkonkoma, New York
Dec 6 - Legion 79 w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Manchester, New Hampshire
Dec 7 - Skate-A-Rama w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Utica, New York
Dec 8 - Sirens w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Doylestown, Pennsylvania
Dec 9 - Waterfront Tavern w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Holyoke, Massachusetts
Dec 10 - The Penny Arcade w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Rochester, New York
Dec 11 - Peabodys w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Cleveland, Ohio
Dec 12 - The Hayloft w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Mt Clemens, Michigan
Dec 14 - Mojos w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Tinley Park, Illinois
Dec 15 - Shorewood Legion Hall w/ Too Pure To Die, Whitechapel and Impending Doom Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Dec 22 - The Attic w/ At The Throne of Judgement Kettering, Ohio

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