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Win Tickets To See Stone Sour In Portland, Maine

Stone Sour recently announced details of their headlining slot of the first-ever Revolver “Road to the Golden Gods” Tour presented by Epiphone & Drum Workshop. Supporting Stone Sour will be hard rockers In This Moment and Hell or Highwater. Revolver Magazine is giving you the chance to win an amazing Road To The Golden Gods Tour Prize Pack. For every date of the tour they’re giving away:

– 2 tickets
– 1 DW 6.5×14 Performance Series Steel Snare

The dates get underway April 2 at the State Theatre in Portland, ME and culminate with a performance at the 5th Annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards presented by Epiphone® on May 2 at Club Nokia in Los Angeles (see itinerary below). To purchase tickets, click here and click here to learn more about the tour!

Tour Dates:

4/2/13: Portland, ME at State Theatre
4/3/13: Boston, MA at House of Blues
4/5/13: Montclair, NJ at The Wellmont Theatre
4/6/13: Atlantic City, NJ at The House of Blues
4/7/13: Lancaster, PA at Freedom Hall
4/9/13: Wallingford, CT at The Dome at Oakdale
4/10/13: Huntington, NY at Paramount Theatre
4/11/13: Silver Springs, MD at The Fillmore
4/16/13: Charlotte, NC at The Fillmore
4/17/13: Atlanta, GA at Masquerade Music Park
4/20/13: Houston, TX at Cynthia Woods Pavilion
4/24/13: Nashville, TN at Marathon Music Works

Enter the giveaway at Revolver Magazine

Stone Sour Renew Their Fury on ‘Gravesend’ – Song Premiere

Stone Sour has premiered “Gravesend,” a brand-new song from their upcoming album, House of Gold & Bones Part 2, exclusively on RollingStone.com! Writer RJ Cubarrubia says of the track, “Stone Sour rage like an inferno. Walls of distortion and pummeling, mid-tempo drums crash with [Corey] Taylor‘s growls and barks, but within the chaos comes clarity: ‘I was only 18 when I finally let go,’ he sings.” Head over there now to hear it!

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Source: Roadunner Records

Stone Sour – “Black John”, “Sadist”, “Peckinpah” and “Stalemate” Song Previews – House Of Gold & Bones Part 2

30-second audio snippets of the songs “Sadist”, “Peckinpah” and “Stalemate” from “House Of Gold & Bones – Part 2″, the second part of Stone Sour‘s two-album series, “House of Gold & Bones”, can be streamed below.

Stone Sour – “Black John” – House of Gold & Bones – Part 2

Stone Sour – “Sadist” – House of Gold & Bones – Part 2

Stone Sour – “Peckinpah” – House of Gold & Bones – Part 2

Stone Sour – “Stalemate” – House of Gold & Bones – Part 2

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Source: Blabbermouth

Stone Sour “House of Gold & Bones – Part 2″ Album Review

ss_hogab2ArtistDirect‘s Rick Florino posted a review of Stone Sour‘s upcoming album – “House of Gold & Bones – Part 2″. Below you can read an excerpt from the interview.

The second half of their ambitious double concept album closes out the narrative with an incendiary conclusion—and the best music of the band’s career to date. In a stroke of genius, not only do they tell a universally identifiable story of a man at life’s crossroads, but they also get more intimate than ever before. This is as close to Stone Sour as you’ll ever be, and you’ll feel that wonderful fire forever.

Read more at ArtistDirect.com

Stone Sour – “Do Me A Favor” Music Video Premiere

Check out the official music video for “Do Me A Favor” off of Stone Sour‘s “House Of Gold & Bones Pt. 2″ Corey Taylor - Slipknot

Corey Taylor: “The ‘Do Me A Favor’ video is actually based loosely on a part of the short story that happens towards the end. It’s a lot of action and fire. All the main characters are there: The Human, Allen, Peck, Black John and the Numbers… It’s a great ride.”