Monthly Archives: January 2015

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Darkest Road In Foreign Press

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As much as the new album The Darkest Road by A Breach Of Silence has been loved in Australia and America, it seems our friends up north are equally stoked with the arrival of this latest release, mixed and mastered by their own metal kingpins, Fredrik Nordstrum and Henrik Udd.

First up, the Belgium based Rock Tribune International Heavy Music Magazine published a quick review giving the album a 7.5 rating, which can be read at

The Lords Of Metal online webazine based in The Netherlands writes another blurb in English reviewing the album and scoring it 82 out 100.  You can read the full article at

Also, one of the premier heavy music publications from Bulgaria, Pro-Rock Magazine gave  A Breach Of Silence an 8 star review on their website which you can see right now at

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Massive Metal United

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Massive thanks to everyone who took part in the Metal United Down Under event across Australia and specically in Indooroopilly where Mannequin Republic’s own Trinatyde took the stage along with 10 other awesome local metal bands.

Final tallies put attendance for the day long event at nearly 300 people in and out that day and we were stoked to have Trindatyde as part of such a monumental event for homegrown Aussie metal.

Massive thanks to all the fans who turned out to see Trinatyde on stage and to the fine folks at the Indooroopilly Hotel for hosting the show on November 29 as well as Metal Roos and Deathmas Promotions for organizing the event.

Another major shout out to Josh Spencer from Brisbane based metal band Misguided who took over guitar playing duties for Richard Bayliss on the night.  He did a stellar job.

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A Breach Of Silence On Air

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Mannequin Republic would like to thank all the awesome radio stations across Australia, America and in cyberspace who have been taking the time to promote A Breach Of Silence during their recent tour with Drowning Pool across the USA and let fans out there know about the new album The Darkest Road.

Thanks to  DJ Michael on 100.1 WCLG in West Virginia for talking to the band about their new album and playing a few tracks live on air.

Singer Rhys and bassist Blair were also interviewed for The Temple Of Rock show hosted by Diva Satya on Thursday November 20 which streams live on

Blairsy also did a great interview with Fearless Radio in Chicago to talk about their first impressions of America and introduce the band to the north east part of the United States on October 30.  You can hear the full interview at

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Chiodos In Brisbane

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Mannequin Republic is stoked to announce that our very own Bayharbour have been invited to take the stage for one of the most anticipated international heavy music events of summer 2015.

The super hot Chiodos are making their way over from the USA for a run of speical shows across Australia.  Alongside them will be Bayharbour, proving themselves once again as one of Brisbane’s breakout acts, as well as Storm The Sky and Hand Of The Architect.

The tour kicks off on Thursday, January 29 in Brisbane’s West End at The Hi-Fi Bar (125 Boundary Street).  Tickets are available now through OzTix and The Hi-Fi Bar for $46.20.  Doors open at 7:30 pm and this is an 18+ only event.

We can not wait for this gig to happen and you will not want to miss your chance to see Chiodos in Brisbane.  You can get more details at

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The bad boys of Brisbane’s underground music scene, As Paradise Falls, have launched a new website for everyone to keep up with their latest happenings.

Fans can check it out right now at where they can check out some awesome photos, hear the music, get the lyrics and learn more about the band as they play live shows across Australia in 2015.

Also, don’t forget to grab your copy of the latest EP by As Paradise Falls, Save Yourself, which has been put up as the album of the year by Kill Your Stereo.  You can download it on iTunes at or Spotify at… more...

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