Martyr Records

Martyr Records

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These Green Eyes stream debut LP
Martyr Records post-hardcore act These Green Eyes have posted the entirety of their debut, House of Glass for streaming. You can stream the album on their purevolume page. The band has also announced that they are planning a US tour in support of the record for February 2006.…
2005-11-16 12:10:35

John Tamas of Palehorse (1979-2005)
John Tamas, guitarist of Connecticut-based Palehorse has passed away. His label, Martyr issued the following statement from his bandmates: As most of you may know by now, a close personal friend, brother, and band mate passed away [Monday]. There are no words to express the shock and despair we are all feeling right now. John Tamas grew up with all of us to the tune of 15+ years. He was a part of the Connecticut Hardcore scene for the past 12 years and has made a lasting impact in all of our…
2005-07-27 15:01:31

New signings and new management at Martyr Records
Jay Reason of Stillborn Records and The Distance has taken over management of hardcore label, Martyr. The label recently produced releases from Modern Life is War and a split featuring With Honor / the Distance. As first order of business, Reason has announced the signing of two bands. The first is…
2005-06-22 15:06:56

Palehorse joins Martyr Records
Martyr has announced the signing of Palehorse. The band, decribed as a "blend of Old School NYHC [and] modern day Hardcore" will be releasing their Martyr debut, Secrets in the Spring. The label has posted a track from the EP, which can be heard here:…
2005-02-25 09:26:58

A Suburban Blood Drive joins Martyr
Martyr has signed Louisville, Kentucky's A Suburban Blood Drive. The label describes the band as "a blend of Punk Rock/Post-Hardcore [...] appealing to fans of such bands as: Every Time I Die, Q And Not U, The Bronx & Straylight Run" The band will enter the studio in the spring to record their debut for the label, and in the mean time, has posted three tracks from the band: "Susie Homewrecker,"…
2005-01-04 18:00:06

Murder Weapon (2002-2004)
Murder Weapon has officially announced their intention to disband. They will be playing one final show in Richmond on Dec. 26th. Below is the official statement about the break up from Scott. "It's true. Murder Weapon has decided to call it quits. We've had a great time doing the band, but like they say, all good things must come to an end. There's no 'bad blood' (pardon the pun) between any of the band members. We all are still friends. All of us have a lot of responsibilities (work, school, etc.) outside of Murder Weapon,…
2004-11-30 17:31:08

Release date for With Honor / The Distance split
A release date is finally set for the upcoming split from Stillborn's With Honor and Bridge 9's The Distance. The split, which was originally reported upon The Distance's signing to Bridge 9 back in June, will feature a total of six songs from the two bands and will drop January 4th, 2005, via Martyr…
2004-10-10 23:42:53

Martyr signs Internal Affairs and Draw Blood
Martyr Records has signed Los Angeles' Internal Affairs. The group is made up of current and ex-members of Carry On, Piece By Piece and Stand & Fight. They recently released a 7" titled Casualty of the Core on Malfunction Records and released a split 7" with Allegiance on Malfunction & Rival Records. Internal Affairs will be on tour this spring an summer on both coasts of the US. Martyr has also signed Boston's Draw Blood. The four piece formed…
2004-03-16 22:33:12

Martyr signs With Or Without You
With Or Without You, a band featuring former members of California's Diehard Youth, has signed to Martyr Records. The press release warns that "the former posi-champs have taken a 180 degree turn and are on the warpath." With Or Without You will have their first release for Martyr in early 2004 and is currently on the road on the West Coast.…
2003-09-26 17:59:21

Martyr Records Signs A New Enemy
Martyr Records is set to release the new EP from Jersey band A New Enemy. The band features members of To Each His Own, Let It Burn and Tear It Up. The band is touring throughout the summer and planning to record the EP later this year. Check out an MP3 of the song "Four Years Down"…
2003-05-23 19:50:50

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