Groovey TV

EYE EMPIRE Announces Extensive Fall Touring Plans with NONPOINT, SEETHER, and More New Album “˜Impact’ ““ In Stores Now!

Groovey August 15, 2012 Grooveyness, Music No Comments

 

American hard rockers  EYE EMPIRE  recently joined up with  Nonpoint  on a tour of several Eastern states that will travel through the end of August. The band will then continue on with a headline tour of several Southern states across the U.S., ultimately linking up with  Seether  from October 5th  through the latter part of the month. See below for all current tour dates.

 

Corey Lowery (Dark New Day, Stereomud, Stuck Mojo) and B.C. Kochmit (Dark New Day, Switched) formed  EYE EMPIRE  in 2007 with a rotating line-up of drummers””a spot now permanently filled by Ryan Bennett, formerly of  Texas Hippie Coalition. In 2009, Donald Carpenter (formerly of  Submersed) joined the band as the vocalist. Their latest release, a double album entitled  Impact, was released in June 2012 and contains several tracks from the band’s self-released 2011 album,Moment of Impact,  plus unreleased, acoustic, and live versions of songs. Several songs on  Impact  were recorded with  Sevendust  drummer Morgan Rose, and the track “˜Victim (Of The System)’ features guest vocals from Lajon Witherspoon, also of  Sevendust.

 

EYE EMPIRE  has posted a video for the track “˜I Pray’ on their official  YouTube page  consisting of band-filmed footage, as well as an  official album trailer. Head to  this location  to get a good taste of the band’s sound and subscribe to the page to receive EETV video updates and more!

 

Catch  EYE EMPIRE  on tour now!

 

EYE EMPIRE Tour Dates:

 

EYE EMPIRE

W/ NONPOINT

8/14 ““ Hagerstown, MD @ Breakaways

8/15 ““ Akron, OH @ Musica

8/16 ““ Rome, NY @ Rome Capital Theater

8/17 ““ Pennellville, NY @ Monirae’s

8/18 ““ West Greenwich, RI @ The Rock Junction

8/19 ““ Southbridge, MA @ Mill Street Brews

8/20 ““ Baltimore, MD @ Sound Stage

8/22 ““ Jacksonville, NC @ Hooligans

8/23 ““ Charlotte, NC @ Amos’ Southend

8/24 ““ Jacksonville, FL @ Brewsters Pit

8/25 ““ Orlando, FL @ The Beacham

8/26 ““ Sarasota, FL @ Geckos Landings (Acoustic)

8/29 ““ Tallahassee, FL @ The Coliseum

8/30 ““ Cape Coral, FL @ Dixie’s Roadhouse

8/31 ““ Daytona, FL @ Franks Front Row

 

HEADLINE

9/1 ““ St Petersburg, FL @ State Theatre

9/4 ““ Nashville, TN @ The Rutledge

9/5 ““ Steger, IL @ Another Hole In The Wall

9/6 ““ Rockford, IL @ Bar 3

9/7 ““ Clarksville, TN @ Warehouse

9/8 ““ Shreveport, LA @ Riverside House

9/9 ““ Pascagoula, MS @ Thunders Tavern

9/11 ““ Des Moines, IA @ House of Bricks

9/13 ““ Springfield, MO @ Outland Ballroom

9/14 ““ St. Louis, MO @ Fubar

9/15 ““ Wichita, KS @ Soggy Bottom Top

9/18 ““ Norman, OK @ Hidden Castle

9/20 ““ Little Rock, AR @ Juanitas

9/21 ““ Merriam, KS @ Aftershock

9/22 ““ St. Joseph, MO @ Tremors

9/27 ““ El Paso, TX @ M’s Lipps Lounge

9/30 ““ Scottsdale, AZ @ Martini Ranch

 

W/ SEETHER

10/2 ““ Los Angeles, CA @ Whiskey A Go Go

10/5 ““ Seattle, WA @ Showbox SoDo

10/6 ““ Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory

10/7 ““ Boise, ID @ Fatty’s Bar

10/8 ““ Blackfoot, ID (Idaho Falls) @ Club Centenario

10/9 ““ Salt Lake City, UT @ Salt Air

10/11 ““ Billings, MT @ Shrine Auditorium

10/12 ““ Casper, WY @ Casper Events Center

10/13 ““ Denver, CO @ Fillmore

10/15 ““ Des Moines, IA @ Val Air Ballroom

10/16 ““ Minneapolis, MN @ The Brick

10/18 ““ Indianapolis, IN @ Eqyptian Room @ Old Nation

10/19 ““ Grand Rapids, MI @ The Orbit Room

10/20 ““ Detroit, MI @ Fillmore

 

 

EYE EMPIRE is:

Donald Carpenter – lead vocals

B.C. Kochmit – guitar, backing vocals

Corey Lowery – bass, backing vocals

Ryan Bennett – drums, percussion

 

 

For more information on  EYE EMPIRE, please visit these websites:

www.eyeempire.com

www.eyeempirestore.com

www.facebook.com/eyeempire

www.twitter.com/eyeempire

www.myspace.com/eyeempire

www.youtube.com/user/eyeempire

Like this Article? Share it!

About The Author

I am the #1 doodler in Belarus and I throw spikes and throat lozenges for distance, but not at the same time. I also write for a bunch of magazines and have a quasi-successful Youtube channel.

Leave A Response

UA-38933911-1