August Burns Red will be releasing a new DVD titled Foreign & Familiar, which will feature live footage and a documentary of the band's touring since Leveler. The band is also announced the "Endless Chicago Weekend" event on November 22nd and 23rd, featuring back-to-back shows at Chicago's House of Blues and, for fans holding a weekend pass, an exclusive screening of Foreign & Familiar followed by a Q&A and meet-and-greet with the band (tickets are now available).
You can check out our brand new interview with August Burns Redhere. We talk Warped Tour, their brand new record Rescue & Restore, and more. You can catch the band on the Kia Soul Main Stage all summer on the Vans Warped Tour.
We've been a part of this scene for like 10 years man, and it's our home, it's our family, it's what we know, it's what we've been a part of for so long. We want to encourage the young guns coming up to step outside the box and to be artists and to create something that is theirs and has it's own identity, it's own color.
Heartsupport (an organization founded by August Burns Red vocalist Jake Luhrs) will be out on this summer's Warped Tour, but needs some help getting that support to be on the road. To find out more information, including how you can donate, click here. We will have an interview with Luhrs in the upcoming weeks regarding the brand new August Burns Red album, but Heartsupport's involvement on the tour as well.
August Burns Red have released a brand new song, "Fault Line", off their upcoming album Rescue & Restore, which you can listen to in the replies. You can also check out pre-order options here. Be sure and catch the band on the Vans Warped Tour mainstage this summer. We'll have a new interview with vocalist Jake Luhrs, as well as a band chat here on the site in the next upcoming weeks.
On March 23rd 2013, Greiner Kilmer presents Drum Day at the Fort Washington School Of Rock. The day will include a drum clinic and solo by Matt Greiner (August Burns Red), Adam Gray (Texas In July), Grant McFarland (ex-This Or The Apocalypse). There will also be performances by Lancaster based band Bells, School Of Rock, and Drum-Off contestants competing for a grand prize of a Greiner Kilmer snare drum. More info can be found here.
In correlation with August Burns Red's release of their Christmas album, Sleddin' Hill: A Holiday Album, today we are bringing you an early holiday treat. So, start getting in the holiday spirit by hitting the replies to check out guitarist JB Brubaker's top 10 holiday songs. Then go purchase their new record.
2. Frosty the Snowman
3. Sleigh Ride
4. God Rest Ye' Merry Gentlemen
5. Jingle Bells
6. Oh Holy Night
7. Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
8. Sleddin' Hill
9. Little Drummer Boy
10. Winter Wonderland
11. O Come, O Come Emmanuel
12. Carol of the Bells (2012)
13. We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Update: The contest is over, but keep an eye on our Facebook and Twitter pages for additional chances to win.
We have some autographed goods from August Burns Red and want to share them with you! The first person to respond to this thread will win a pair of drum sticks autographed by the band. The next three people to respond after that will each win a signed poster. Check August Burns Red out when they hit the road in a couple of weeks.