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Empty Heart, Loaded Gun
11/21/2006
 
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Onesidezero European Tour Cancelled
January 19, 2008
Onesidezero’s upcoming European tour, alongside Adema and Re:Ignition, has been cancelled due to personal reasons within the Adema camp. The band has released the following statement:

"Things like this happen and it sucks! Of course we're all bummed out, but Tiefdruck Musik, our German label, our manager, and Onesidezero have worked really hard to make this happen," commented drummer Rob Basile. "We're not looking at this as a complete cancellation, but an opportunity for all bands to regroup and reconvene at a later date. We're still hyped to get there!"

"While Adema, Onesidezero, and Re:Ignition will not be fulfilling the February and March '08 dates scheduled in Europe, we have intentions to revisit these tour plans sometime in the near future," added Onesidezero manager Shawna Morey. "Tiefdruck-Musik, Onesidezero's European label, has been very supportive of all artists involved, and we're looking forward to a long lasting relationship and all overseas touring opportunities to come."

Onesidezero is currently supporting their recently released Ulrich Wild (Static-X, Stabbing Westward, Taproot) produced sophomore album, which was released through Corporate Punishment Records. The album is the long awaited follow-up to the band’s critically acclaimed 2001 debut 'Is This Room Getting Smaller', which saw the group tour with the likes of Incubus, 311, Static-X, and Soulfly.

Onesidezero Tour Dates:
1/26 Mesa, AZ @ Cell Block
2/1 Colorado Springs, CO @ Black Sheep
2/2 Denver, CO @ Independent Records *** Acoustic In-store performance
2/16 Las Vegas, NV @ Zia Record *** Acoustic In-store performance
2/16 Las Vegas, NV @ The Cheyenne Saloon
2/17 Redondo Beach, CA @ Venezia Grill
 
 
 
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Re:Ignition Debuts Video For "Head On"
December 17, 2007
Bay Area hard rockers Re:Ignition, which features Steev Esquivel and Snake of Bay Area metal powerhouse Skinlab, have unveiled the video for the track "Head On" from their Corporate Punishment debut, 'Empty Heart, Loaded Gun'. The video can be viewed below.

"We're excited to finally share this video with everyone. It's been a long time coming and we're all very happy with the outcome," says Esquivel. "Noah Shulman and Shawn Sparks did a great job putting this thing together. Hope everyone digs it."

Since its release, 'Empty Heart Loaded Gun' has quickly earned Re:Ignition a loyal underground following with its powerful riffs and the soaring melodies of frontman Dave Moore. The album was #1 most added on the CMJ Loud Charts and has prompted critical acclaim from Metal Edge and Metal Hammer magazine who described the group as "emotionally driven and passionate rock tracks in the time honored style of such revered acts as Soundgarden and Queens of the Stone Age."

High profile artists like former Soil guitarist Shaun Glass (Dirge, Broken Hope) have also championed the group’s melodic hard rock sound stating, "Any fan of rock music will instantly be brought in after one listen the the bands debut 'Empty Heart Loaded Gun'. The band's new video for the track "Head On" only shows the emotion and just how real this band is."

Re:Ignition is currently streaming their debut album in its entirety through AltSounds, where the album has quickly become the #2 most played streams with over 43,000 plays, right behind 10 Years who hold top spot.

For more information on Re:Ignition, check out the band Official Myspace page.
 
 
 
 
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Onesidezero: Original Guitarist Brett Kane Rejoins Band
December 11, 2007
Los Angeles rockers Onesidezero have announced the addition of original guitarist, Brett Kane, to the group for select tour cycles. Kane has re-joined the band, along with guitarist Colin Crow, who will be filling in on the West Coast tour dates currently underway.

"It's great to be jamming with Brett again. He's a huge part of our sound and is a great performer," says drummer Rob Basile. "I've missed his random noises and trippy affects. He also never fails to give the worst "stink eye" if someone trainwrecks at a show! As for Colin, he's an old friend and former member of the band Allergic. It's been a pleasure having him jam with us, and it feels like old Onesidezero again! Come check it out!"

"It's been great having Brett back in the band. It's like he never left. One forgets how important his parts are and then realizes how much more depth the song has when he is playing," added bassist Cristian Hernandez. "Colin is a great guitarist. Having Colin in the band is like a breath of fresh air, he's been able to cover all the parts and has even added his own style to them, so it's almost like hearing the song for the first time again."

Onesidezero recently released their Ulrich Wild (Static-X, Stabbing Westward, Taproot) produced sophomore album was released through Corporate Punishment Records. The group’s new album can be streamed in its ent irety at this location.

The band has announced a short tour of the West Coast to round out the year, before embarking on a European tour alongside Adema and Re:Ignition in early 2008.

Onesidezero Tour Dates (more TBA):
12/09 - Cell Block, Mesa, AZ
12/10 - Sunshine Theater, Albuquerque, NM (w/ Atreyu)
12/11 - Black Sheep, Colorado Springs, CO
12/12 - Cheyenne Saloon, Las Vegas, NV
12/14 - Brick By Brick, San Diego CA
12/15 - Chain Reaction, Anaheim CA
12/1 - Hogue Barmichael’s, Newport Beach CA
2/27 - Club Logo, Hamburg Germany (w/ Adema)
3/02 - Rockfabrik,Ludwigsburge Germany w/ Adema)
3/03 - Das Underground, Koln Germany w/ Adema)
3/06 - Szene Wien, Vienna Austria (w/ Adema)

For more information and tour dates, check out www.onesidezero.com as well as
www.myspace.com/onesidezero.
 
 
 
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Onesidezero Part Ways With Guitarist
December 6, 2007
Onesidezero have parted ways with guitarist Levon Sultanian. A statement from the group reads as follows:

"We have decided to part ways with Levon due to creative and personal differences," says frontman Jasan Radford. "The past 11 years that Levon and I played together were some of the best times and some of the hardest, but as time goes on sometimes things change and you grow apart. He will be missed, but we will continue and I see Onesidezero having a strong and positive 2008. A special thanks to everyone for supporting Onesidezero.”

The band will continue to support their recently released, self-titled, sophomore album with short headlining tour of the West Coast to round out the year, including a spot on 104.7 The Edge’s "Not So Silent Night” show with Atreyu, Five Finger Death Punch and Fair To Midland. Onesidezero will kick off 2008 with a European tour alongside Adema and Re:Ignition.

Onesidezero’s Ulrich Wild (Static-X, Stabbing Westward, Taproot) produced sophomore album was released through Corporate Punishment Records. The album is the long awaited follow-up to the band’s critically acclaimed 2001 debut 'Is This Room Getting Smaller', which saw the group tour with the likes of Incubus, 311, Static-X, and Soulfly. The album’s first single, "My Confession”, has been picking up steam at radio with the track receiving steady rotation on XM Radio’s Squizz channel and Los Angeles based KROQ.

Onesidezero Tour Dates (more dates TBA):
12/09 - Cell Block, Mesa, AZ
12/10 - Sunshine Theater, Albuquerque, NM (w/ Atreyu)
12/11 - Colorado Springs, CO Black Sheep
12/12 - Las Vegas, NV The Cheyenne Saloon
12/14 - Brick By Brick, San Diego CA
12/15 - Chain Reaction, Anaheim CA
12/16 - Hogue Barmichael’s, Newport Beach CA
2/27 - Club Logo, Hamburg Germany (w/ Adema)
3/02 - Rockfabrik,Ludwigsburge Germany (w/ Adema)
 
 
 
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Onesidezero Announce More Tour Dates, Euro Tour With Adema
December 3, 2007
Los Angeles based rockers Onesidezero have added more tour dates in support of their recently released self-titled sophomore album. The group will play a series of West Coast dates to round out the year, including a spot on
104.7 The Edge's "Not So Silent Night" show with Atreyu, Five Finger Death Punch and Fair To Midland.

Onesidezero will kick off 2008 with a European tour alongside Adema and Re:Ignition which is scheduled to begin February 27, 2008 in Hamburg, Germany. More cities and dates will be announced soon.

"I think I can speak for all of us in saying FINALLY! We love touring! We've seen most of the United States and Canada several times and it's been awesome. That being said, we're ready for Europe," says Onesidezero drummer Rob Basile. "Europe has produced so much amazing music and art, and I can't wait to experience that first hand. Personally I love history, and good beer, so I can't think of a better place to go. It's also going to be a pleasure hitting the road again with Adema, as we've toured with them on two separate occasions in the past, and Adema's live show is amazing and they're great guys."

"We are really excited to finally be getting our ass's overseas and are grateful to Tiefdruck-Musik for giving us this opportunity," adds frontman Jasan Radford. "2008 is starting to look like a great year for Onesidezero and thank you all for the support!"

Onesidezero's Ulrich Wild (Static-X, Stabbing Westward, Taproot) produced sophomore album was released through Corporate Punishment Records. The album's first single, "My Confession", has been picking up steam at radio with the track receiving steady rotation on XM Radio's Squizz channel and Los Angeles based KROQ.

Onesidezero Tour Dates (more TBA)
12/09 - Cell Block - Mesa, AZ
12/10 - Sunshine Theater - Albuquerque, NM w/ Atreyu
12/14 - Brick By Brick - San Diego CA
12/15 - Chain Reaction - Anaheim CA
12/16 - Hogue Barmichael's - Newport Beach CA

w/ Adema:
02/27 - Club Logo - Hamburg Germany
 
 
 
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Biography
YEAR FORMED: 2004
HOME TOWN: Bay Area, CA
MEMBERS:
Dave Moore - Vocals
Steev Esquivel - Guitar
Tim Howell - Guitar
Burl Blakk- Bass
MarK Hernandez-Drums

A divine covergence of great musical minds and somewhat non-congruent influences that has blossomed in to a band, known as Re:Ignition. Dedicated to music, every show is performed with energy, energy that spills into the audience creating an atmosphere which few groups ever achieve. One listen and you'll know that the guys in Re:Ignition are driven. They believe in the music they write. The band prides itself on creating an atmosphere of emotional extremes that sonically illustrate the highs and lows of the human condition, connecting with their listeners in a most uncommon, intimate way. With a burgeoning fanbase spanning the nation, The band is fronted by vocalist,Dave Moore, guitarists Steev Esquivel(Skinlab)& Tim Howell(Fueled,Sacrilege BC). The rhythm section is rounded out by the rock solid combination of Snake AKA Burl Blakk (Skinlab,Skrew) on bass guitar and Mark Hernandez on drums. The end result is a style that is totally fresh, but with intimations of influences from music of both the past and present. Re:Ignition has been favorably compared to many notable musicians, including Soungarden, Tool, Deftones,Jeff Buckley, Radiohead,and QOTSA, but finally the band's commitment to the creation of intensely memorable songs erases all comparisons and presents the listener with something entirely new.....RE:Ignition