This contest is now closed. Congrats to our winners: Shaun Ferguson and Daniel M.!

The Skinny: Valkyrie recently released their Shadows LP via Relapse Records, and now the band is gearing up for a tour and set of festival appearances! The dates as well as music and album art are all listed below, and in celebration of the recording and pending tour, we’re giving away TWO (2) free copies of Shadows.

Tour Dates:

01/17 – Athens, OH – Casa Nueva
01/18 – Cleveland, OH – Now That’s Class
01/19 – Chicago, IL – Livewire
01/21 – Madison, WI – Wisco
01/22 – Minneapolis, MN – Hexagon
01/23 – Omaha, NE – Lookout Lounge
01/24 – Kansas City, KS – Riot Room
01/25 – St. Louis, MO – The Firebird
01/27 – Memphis, TN – Hi-Tone Cafe
01/28 – Nashville, TN – The End
01/29 – Johnson City, TN – The Hideaway
01/30 – Asheville, NC – Odditorium
01/31 – Raleigh, NC – Slim’s
08/14 – Hamden, CT – Death to False Metal Fest
08/15 – Richmond VA – Gwar BBQ @ Hadad’s Lake

Prizing: TWO (2) lucky winners will each take home a free copy of Valkyrie’s bran new album, Shadows. Hurry up and enter today!

Deadline: August 01, 2015


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