Quick Hits: Queensrÿche, The Rapture, Dallas Coyle, Passion Pit, Dukatalon

posted November 5, 2010

  • In celebration of the release of the 20th Anniversary Edition of Queensrÿche's "Empire" on November 9th (EMI/Capitol), stream "Resistance," recorded live at London's Hammersmith Odeon on November 15, 1990.
  • This week, check out The Rapture on Dirty Laundry.
  • In the latest edition of his MetalSucks blog "The Hard R," ex-God Forbid guitarist Dallas Coyle revealed that his 2-year old daughter has leukemia. Coyle has released a full new album under the Genetic moniker entitled "I Am Genetic." All proceeds from the album will be donated to cancer research. The album is available for a limited time as a free stream.
  • Check out Passion Pit on Inside Track's sixth episode.
  • Israel's Dukatalon will see the worldwide release of their debut full-length "Saved By Fear" December 14th via Relapse. "Saved By Fear," the follow-up to the band's 2007 self-released, self-titled EP, has previously only been released in Israel by Sleeping Village Records. MetalSucks.net has posted a new Dukatalon track, "ZX." Additional tracks taken from the album, including "Vagabond," "Run," "Pai's" and "Gate of Mind" can be heard at the band's MySpace page.