Progressive metal force What's He Building In There?
have announced the dates for their upcoming tour in Eastern Canada with Vancouver based Ninjaspy
. Consisting of over twenty shows, the trek begins September 30th in Waterloo, Ontario and will be capped off with an insane Halloween show in Montreal, Quebec on October 31st.
When asked about the tour in a recent interview, the band responded, "We have some new material we're going to be playing at these shows - some of it has never been played live before. I think the new stuff will shock and surprise most people who hear it in a very satisfying way. We've spent the summer focusing on expanding our abilities as musicians, and as a band."
What's He Building In There?
are currently touring in support of their self-titled debut album, which was released on Year of the Sun Records
. The group's genre bending eclectic sound has drawn comparisons to Between The Buried and Me
, Mike Patton
, and Primus
. Their debut was named one of the Top 10 albums of 2007 by TheEndlessFeed.com who said the record was, "essential for any tech metal enthusiast." The group's video for "Avian Taxi
" can be viewed below. The band is currently writing new material for their sophomore album which is expected to surface in early 2010.
Since the beginning of 2007, Ninjaspy
has been the buzz band in Vancouver and has performed alongside such notables as Thrice
, Protest The Hero
, Bring Me The Horizon
, Cancer Bats
, Pierce The Veil
, 3 Inches of Blood
and more. Their explosive growth is due in large part to the band's intensely loyal fan base they built from the ground up through hard touring and on MySpace and YouTube. Ninjaspy's
potent Hardcore/Ska/Funk sound, skilled musicianship, energetic live shows and sense of style has led to over 200,000+ plays of their music on their MySpace artist profile page.
are touring in support of their debut release 'Pi Nature'
, which is currently receiving high praise and added spins daily on Rock radio including The Fox 99.3FM
and College radio Nationwide. 'Pi Nature'
was Produced and Mixed by GGGarth Richardson
, best known for his masterful work on the debut album from Rage Against The Machine
, The Red Hot Chili Peppers
What's He Building In There?
Tour Dates w/ Ninjaspy
9/30 - Waterloo, ON @ The Starlight Lounge
10/01 - Brantford, ON @ The Ford Plant
10/02 - St Catherines, ON @ The Mansion House
10/03 - Woodstock, ON @ The Woodshack
10/04 - Hamilton, ON @ Club Absinthe
10/05 - Ajax, ON @ Top Shelf Sports Bar
10/06 - Toronto, ON @ Sneaky Dee's
10/07 - Orillia, ON @ The Liquid Lounge
10/08 - Montreal, QC @ Bar St Laurant 2
10/09 - Ottawa, ON @ 854 Bronson St
10/12 - Fredericton, NB @ The Capital
10/14 - Sussex, NB @ Jubilee Hall
10/16 - Halifax, NS @ The Pavilion
10/17 - Bridgewater, NS @ The Kingsman Club
10/18 - Halifax, NS @ Gus Pub
10/20 - Glace Bay, NS @ TBA
10/22 - St John's, NL @ Distortion
10/23 - St John's, NL @ Distortion (early)
10/23 - St John's, NL @ CBTG's
10/24 - St John's, NL @ Distortion (early)
10/24 - St John's, NL @ CBTG's
10/25 - St John's, NL @ Levee
10/31 - Montreal, QC @ TBA
For more information on What's He Building In There?
, visit www.myspace.com/whbit
. And for more info on Ninjaspy
, visit http://www.myspace.com/thetriadinblood