TEXTURES vs JOHN CAGE
The Dutch metalband TEXTURES has been invited by Dutch artist Aernout Mik for a special musical project. The loudest band of Holland will perform cultclassic 4”33, composed by John Cage. 4”33 consists of 4 minutes and 33 seconds of silence. The performance of TEXTURES, including audience, will be filmed and turned into a piece of art for the new Muziekpaleis in Utrecht, one of the most modern Dutch musicvenues to be built. From late 2013 the piece will be shown permanently in the main entrance hall of the venue.
NEPAL – SILENCE FESTIVAL
In October the Dutch metalband flies over to the midst of the Himalayas for a special show and workshops on te big SILENCE FESTIVAL in Nepal. TEXURES visited Asia multiple times. In 2009 and 2010 the band headlined for thousands of people in Delhi and Bangalore, India.
REACHING HOME TOUR
At the end of September the band continues their tourschedule for the album Dualism (released sept.2011). TEXTURES toured extensively through the US (6 weeks) and Europe (6 weeks) this year before playing on summerfestivals like Zwarte Cross, Bevrijdingsfest Zwolle, Dour (B), Tuska (FIN) and Motocultor (F).
Check out TEXTURES’ regular shows
20 September – Doornroosje, Nijmegen (w/ KYU, The Sin Committee)
21 September – Nieuwe Nor, Heerlen (w/Bear, Unravelling the Dream)
22 September – Dynamo, Eindhoven (w/Exivious, Pelgrim)
23 September – Hedon, Zwolle (W/The Charm The Fury, Undawn)
27 September – Paard van Troje, Den Haag (W/IChaos, Ethereal)
28 September – Patronaat, Haarlem (W/The Charm The Fury, Divine Sins)
29 September – Bolwerk, Sneek (W/Exivious, Whom The Gods Would Destroy)
WIN A DRUMWORKSHOP WITH TEXTURES’ DRUMMER STEF BROKS + TICKETS
This tour is presented by Monster Energy. The band wants to give the biggest TEXTURES fan a chance of winning an exclusive ‘Reaching Home’ – Tour contest. In collaboration with Monster Energy, TEXTURES gives away two tickets per show. In addition, the winners will also be given a special edition Monster Energy / TEXTURES shirt.
But, that’s not all! One of the seven winners will also win a drum workshop with Stef Broks
Do you want to win these great prizes? All you have to do is go to Facebook and create an unforgettable slogan. The slogan should contain the words ‘TEXTURES’, ‘Reaching Home – Tour’ and ‘Monster Energy’. TEXTURES and Monster Energy should be tagged in this message. Participants must therefore “Like” TEXTURES and Monster Energy on Facebook for the slogan to be visible on both walls. The seven participants with the most creative and original slogan will win 2 tickets to a show of the ‘Reaching Home’ – Tour and a T-shirt, and one will be chosen for the drum workshop with Stef!