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From Ashes Rise photographed by Jade Tree

From Ashes Rise



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Hometown: Nashville, TN (USA)

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Formed in Nashville in the mid-'90s, From Ashes Rise helped define the gloom-heavy thrash sound attributed to groups like His Hero is Gone, Systral and Tragedy. Along with Tragedy, the group then packed up the noise and relocated it in Portland where the sound was allowed to fester under the grey, Pacific Northwestern clime.

Representative of a staunchly underground breed of aggressive, basement punk, many heads devoted strictly to aesthetic were shocked at the band's hitching with Jade Tree. Drawing on obscure thrash bands from Scandinavia and Japan, as well as Discharge's venerated "D-beat," From Ashes Rise helps carry the aggro torch for Jade Tree.


Reviews

Strike Anywhere/From Ashes Rise/the Code live in Pittsburgh

Strike Anywhere/From Ashes Rise/the Code

live in Pittsburgh (2005)

live show

From Ashes Rise Nightmares

From Ashes Rise

Nightmares (2003)

Jade Tree

Pouzza 2014 with From Ashes Rise, Swellers, Russ Rankin, Junior Battles
Though Montreal is currently enjoying a balmy 15F winter, the organizers behind Pouzza Fest are already planning for the warmer months and have announced the second batch of bands for the three day event in May. Headliners include From Ashes Rise, The Front…
January 09, 2014
Media: From Ashes Rise: "Rejoice The End"
From Ashes Rise has released a music video for the title track of their new 7-inch, Rejoice The End. It was released via Southern Lord. The band's last proper studio album was 2003's…
July 17, 2012
Media: From Ashes Rise: "Rejoice the End"
Southern Lord Records have released a new compilation of new and upcoming releases on the heavy music label. Of particular note is one of the first new bits of music coming From Ashes Rise. The…
June 20, 2012
Media: Good Riddance, Negative Approach, and more added to The Fest 11
The organizers of The Fest have announced a number of additions to this year's lineup. In addition to the previously announced bands, this year's edition will feature Good Riddance, Negative Approach,…
April 30, 2012
Media: From Ashes Rise plan new EP, shows
From Ashes Rise have today released a new live album, Live Hell. The set was recorded during the spring of 2005 in Los Angeles by Adam Lindsay-Smith and features thirteen tracks. A digital release is available now and a limited pressing of…
February 23, 2010
Media: From Ashes Rise reunite, plan new shows
After a five year hiatus, From Ashes Rise have announced a reunion performance at the Satyricon in Portland, OR on February 21, 2010. The band split up in 2005 and members went on to join Smoke Or Fire and others. The band is currently streaming three live songs from their final 2005 West Coast tour. Check those out on their…
October 13, 2009
Streams: Tragedy
A new set of streams coming to you from Portland, Oregon's Tragedy. The fiercely independent act recently released their third full length, Nerve Damage and we're pleased to bring you the first three tracks from the album. For those unfamiliar with the…
May 20, 2006

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