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THE SHOWDOWN PREMIERES “THE MAN NAMED HELL” MUSIC VIDEO

September 1st, 2010

THE SHOWDOWN PREMIERES “THE MAN NAMED HELL” MUSIC VIDEO

‘Blood In The Gears’ out now on Solid State Records

NASHVILLE, TN – Nashville’s hog riding heavy metal outfit, The Showdown, has teamed up with Noisecreep.com for the premiere of the band’s latest music video for the song, “The Man Named Hell”. The full-throttle video for the opening track off the recently released full-length, Blood In The Gears, is up now on Noisecreep.com at: http://www.noisecreep.com/2010/08/25/the-showdown-the-name-named-hell-video-premiere/.

Blood In The Gears hit stores yesterday on Solid State Records. The new record from Nashville’s veteran of head-bangin’, riff-heavy metal is available in stores everywhere, and online through iTunes at: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/blood-in-the-gears/id382654574. A special deluxe edition is also available on iTunes at: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/blood-in-the-gears-deluxe/id381122409, which includes two bonus tracks and a digital booklet. Fans can listen to the brand new album in its entirety this week on AOL.com at: http://music.aol.com/new-releases-full-cds/#/16.

Blood In The Gears was recorded and produced by The Showdown’s own Jeremiah Scott (bass) at his home studio, Anthem Productions, in Nashville. The album was mixed by Steve Blackmon (Living Sacrifice, Project 86), with Troy Glessener at Spectre handling the mastering. Artwork comes courtesy of Ryan Clark at Invisible Creature Inc. Blood In The Gears, The Showdown’s sophomore Solid State Records release, is the follow-up to 2008’s Back Breaker.

The track list for Blood In The Gears is…

1.) The Man Named Hell
2.) Heavy Lies The Crown
3.) Bring It Down
4.) Take Me Home
5.) Blood In The Gears
6.) Dogma Enthroned
7.) No Escape
8.) The Crooked Path
9.) Graveyard Of Empires
10.) Diggin’ My Own Grave

A video trailer, as well as a four-part behind-the-scenes look at the Blood In The Gears recording session, can be seen on The Showdown’s YouTube channel at: www.youtube.com/theshowdownmetal.

Stay tuned for more information on The Showdown and Blood In The Gears.

The Showdown on tour…

8/27 – Chattanooga, TN – The Warehouse
8/28 – Nashville, TN – Rocketown
8/29 – Hammond, LA – Fuze @ BCM
8/31 – Clermont, FL – The Room
9/01 – Kissimmee, FL – SS Showcase
9/02 – Douglasville, GA – The 7 Venue
9/03 – Charleston, SC – Oasis
9/04 – Jacksonville, FL – Murray Hill Theatre
9/05 – Augusta, GA – Sector 7 G
9/06 – Lynchburg, VA – Crosspoint Venue
9/07 – Johnson City, TN – The Hideaway
9/08 – Newark, OH – Refuel
9/09 – Indianapolis, IN – The Hoosier Dome
9/11 – Corbin, KY – Corbin Tech Center
9/12 – Danville, IL – The Edge

The Showdown is…

David Bunton – vocals
Josh Childers – guitar
Patrick Judge – guitar
Jeremiah Scott – bass

The Showdown online…

www.myspace.com/theshowdown
www.facebook.com/TheShowdown
www.twitter.com/showdownmetal
www.youtube.com/TheShowdownMetal
www.solidstaterecords.com

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JOIN THE SHOWDOWN IN-STUDIO AS THEY TRACK GUITARS FOR ‘BLOOD IN THE GEARS’

July 8th, 2010

NASHVILLE, TN – Nashville’s dynamic Southern metal outfit, The Showdown, has posted the second installment in a series of behind-the-scenes in-studio videos on YouTube.  The new episode follows The Showdown’s guitarists, Josh Childers and Patrick Judge, as they shred their way through the recording process of the forthcoming full-length, Blood In The Gears, which will hit stores on August 24th on Solid State Records.  The video also features previously unreleased audio samples from the new record, and it can be viewed at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cqcu5-zem6E \

Blood In The Gears was recorded and produced by The Showdown’s own Jeremiah Scott (bass) at his home studio, Anthem Productions.  The album was mixed by Steve Blackmon (Living Sacrifice, Project 86), with Troy Glessener at Spectre handling the mastering.  Artwork comes courtesy of Ryan Clark at Invisible Creature Inc. Blood In The Gears is The Showdown’s second Solid State release, following 2008’s Back Breaker.

The first installment of the behind-the-scenes video series, which features the band tracking drums, can be seen at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3Npjt9Rv_s.

The song “Blood In The Gears” is available for streaming on the band’s official MySpace page at: http://www.myspace.com/theshowdown.

The track list for Blood In The Gears is…
1.)    Man Named Hell
2.)    Heavy Lies The Crown
3.)    Bring It Down
4.)    Take Me Home
5.)    Blood In The Gears
6.)    Dogma Enthroned
7.)    No Escape
8.)    The Crooked Path
9.)    Graveyard Of Empires
10.)  Diggin’ My Own Grave

Founded in 2003 by current members, David Bunton and Josh Childers, The Showdown literally came roaring out of the gate with the monstrous, yet spiritually gripping debut, A Chorus of Obliteration, in 2004.  With several high profile tours under their belt, including a run on Ozzfest in 2007, and treks with As I Lay Dying, Killswitch Engage, Shadows Fall, Flyleaf, All The Remains, The Cult and more, The Showdown is set to once again crank up the throttle on Blood In The Gears.

Stay tuned for more information regarding The Showdown and Blood In The Gears.

The Showdown is…

David Bunton – vocals
Josh Childers – guitar
Patrick Judge – guitar
Jeremiah Scott – bass

The Showdown online…www.myspace.com/theshowdownwww.facebook.com/TheShowdownwww.twitter.com/showdownmetal www.youtube.com/TheShowdownMetalwww.solidstaterecords.com

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THE SHOWDOWN TAKES FANS BEHIND-THE-SCENES OF THE ‘BLOOD IN THE GEARS’ RECORDING SESSION

July 2nd, 2010
The Showdown - Blood In The Gears

The Showdown - Blood In The Gears

NASHVILLE, TN – Have you ever wondered what it is like to go through the grueling process of recording a full-length record? Well, Tennessee’s Southern-fried heavy metal outfit, The Showdown, is giving fans the opportunity to catch a behind-the-scenes look at the their recent recording session in Nashville, as they record their fourth studio album, Blood In The Gears, to be released on Solid State Records on August 24th. Head to: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3Npjt9Rv_s (or watch is below) to see the band cook various Southern delicacies and enjoy a rare Tennessee snowfall, as they track drums for the forthcoming record. The Showdown will post more behind-the-scenes footage each week, so stay tuned for updates.

Blood In The Gears was recorded and produced by The Showdown’s own Jeremiah Scott (bass) at his home studio, Anthem Productions. The album was mixed by Steve Blackmon (Living Sacrifice, Project 86), with Troy Glessener at Spectre handling the mastering. Artwork comes courtesy of Ryan Clark at Invisible Creature Inc.

The track “Blood In The Gears” is available for streaming on the band’s official MySpace page at: http://www.myspace.com/theshowdown. Blood In The Gears is The Showdown’s second Solid State release, following 2008’s Back Breaker.

The track list for Blood In The Gears is…

1.) Man Named Hell

2.) Heavy Lies The Crown

3.) Bring It Down

4.) Take Me Home

5.) Blood In The Gears

6.) Dogma Enthroned

7.) No Escape

8.) The Crooked Path

9.) Graveyard Of Empires

10.) Diggin’ My Own Grave

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