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Devin Townsend Project Release Epic New Video

The Devin Townsend Project Devin Townsend Project recently released their acclaimed new album ‘Transcendence’ last month, and the band are just finishing up a North American tour in support of it. Now they are pleased to reveal an epic new video for track ‘Stormbending’ which can be viewed here

Devin had this to say:
“Stormbending was a song that meant a lot to me while writing and when asked to do a video, I really pushed for it. I think the idea of it was based around turning the tide of your own perspectives on things. It's very easy to get caught up in the negativity and fear that kind of pervades most things lately, and finding ways to fight that away and keep a strong outlook on your own life can be challenging. It's really easy to give in to it all as opposed to consciously working to better your situation. The video was done by a team of fantastic people in Serbia, and although it's a challenge to be included in ones own videos, we decided to do one that was more performance based and I think it turned out really quite well. Thanks to everyone involved for making this happen and thanks to you for listening and supporting if you do :)”

‘Transcendence’ achieved some of the bands best chart positions ever, and you can find those below:
#2 Finnish Album Charts
#10 Australian Album Charts
#26 UK Album Charts
#38 US Top Current Albums
#43 German Album Charts
#33 Swiss Album Charts
#41 French Album Charts
#43 Dutch Top 100 Album Charts
#51 Belgian Top Albums Wallonia
#52 Belgian Top 200 Albums Flemish
#117 US Billboard Top 200
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The album also received fantastic reviews on release and you can find a few of them below:
"a wholly absorbing, modern-day masterpiece" - Metal Hammer
“the breadth and quality of the material is simply astonishing.” – Record Collector
“life-affirmingly euphoric” – Total Guitar
“this man can do no wrong” – Kerrang!
“a positively charged majestic album” – The Independent

Pick up a copy of the album on 2CD digipak, standard CD, 2LP + CD & digital download below:
or here

DTP are just finishing up a North American tour alongside Between the Buried & Me and Fallujah. Videographer Mike ‘ZimZim’ Zimmer has been documenting the entire tour with daily video episodes which you can see over on Devin’s YouTube channel here

DTP have confirmed a European tour for 2017 with main support from Between The Buried & Me (excl. UK & Belgium) & Tesseract (UK only) plus openers Leprous (all dates). Full list of dates can be found below:

European Tour 2017
28.01 – Trix, Antwerp, Belgium
30.01 – Rockhall, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
31.01 – Le Bataclan, Paris, France
1.02 – Roclschool Barbey, Bordeaux, France
5.02 – Le Moulin, Marseille, France
7.02 – Live Club, Milan, Italy
8.02 – Z7, Pratteln, Switzerland
9.02 – LKA Longhorn, Stuttgart, Germany
10.02 – Backstage, Munich, Germany
12.02 – Tvornica Club, Zagreb, Croatia
13.02 – A38, Budapest, Hungary
14.02 – Arena, Vienna, Austria
16.02 – The Roxy, Prague, Czech Republic
17.02 – Täubchenthal, Leipzig, Germany
18.02 – Kwadrat, Krakow, Poland
19.02 – Stodola, Warsaw, Poland
21.02 – Grünspan, Hamburg, Germany
22.02 – Voxhall, Aarhus, Germany
23.02 – Pustervik, Gothenburg, Sweden
25.02 – Blastfest, Bergen, Norway
26.02 – Sentrum Scene, Oslo, Norway
28.02 – The Circus, Helsinki, Finland
1.03 – Rytmikorjaamo, Seinäjoki, Finland
3.03 – Berns, Stockholm, Sweden
4.03 – KB, Malmö, Sweden
5.03 – Amager Bio, Copenhagen, Denmark
7.03 – Columbia Theater, Berlin, Germany
8.03 – FZW, Dortmund, Germany
9.03 – 013, Tilburg, Netherlands
10.03 – De Melkweg, Amsterdam, Netherlands
12.03 – Colston Hall, Bristol, UK
13.03 – Academy, Manchester, UK
14.03 – Barrowlands, Glasgow, UK
16.03 – Institute, Birmingham, UK
17.03 – Eventim Apollo, London, UK
18.03 – Rock City, Nottingham, UK

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    October 17, 2016

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