Texas “Proto-Metal” Band VENOMOUS MAXIMUS Unleashes New Video “The Mission”

  Celebrated Houston metal band VENOMOUS MAXIMUS has announced summer U.S. tour dates set to kick off tonight in Dallas, TX.  The much talked about group — described as “metal demons” by the Houston Press — will hit twelve cities over the course of the two week “Hell Heroes Tour“, bringing its “eye opening” and “electric” live show to new states and towns along the way.  In celebration of the tour kick off, AOL’s Noisecreep presents the premiere of the new VENOMOUS MAXIMUS music video “The Mission“, calling the twisted clip “trippy”. Check out the AOL premiere of VENOMOUS MAXIMUS‘ “The Mission” now at this location!

     Since its formation in 2010, VENOMOUS MAXIMUS has shared the stage with like-minded bands such as Mastodon, The Sword, Graveyard, Red Fang, Torche and Priestess and was named Houston’s “Best Metal Band” at the 2011 Houston Press Music Awards.  VENOMOUS MAXIMUS gurgles with the sounds of proto-metal gods Pentagram and Blue Cheer as well as new-school leaders like High on Fire while the head space of the band falls “somewhere between a Alejandro Jodorowsky film and a New Orleans voodoo den.”  The buzz in Texas for VENOMOUS MAXIMUS exists for a reason – this band is not to be missed live!!


     VENOMOUS MAXIMUS: U.S. tour dates:  

July 13   Dallas, TX           406 ARTS (Formerly the Phoenix Project, w/ Maleveller) 
     July 14   Little Rock, AR     Downtown Music (w/ Iron Tongue) 
     July 15   Nashville, TN        Springwater w/ Stallion 
     July 17   Indianapolis, IN    Indy Jukebox 
     July 18   Chicago, IL           Reggies (w/ The Gates of Slumber and Hammers of Misfortune)  
     July 19   Cleveland, OH      Tower 2012 
     July 20   New York, NY        Santos Party House
     July 21   Philadelphia, PA  Barbary – (Early show) 
     July 22   Richmond, VA       Wonderland (w/ Fire Faithful)   
     July 25   Atlanta, GA           The Drunken Unicorn 
     July 26   Birmingham, AL   The Nick (w/ Stoned Cobra)  
     July 27   New Orleans, LA   Siberia (w/ Earthen Grave) 

     VENOMOUS MAXIMUS is Gregg Higgins (Vocals, Guitar), Christian Larson (Guitar), Trevi Biles (Bass) and Bongo (Drums)
VENOMOUS MAXIMUS is available to speak with interested media now. To chat with the band / attend a live performance, simply contact Carl Schultz @ ACTION! PR via any of the means listed below. Updated news and tour information will be made available via ACTION! PR online (website / facebook / twitter).

     “once you’ve heard the crushing riffs, the brutal drums, the dirty gallop of the bass lines, and the dark vocals of Venomous Maximus you will know exactly what he means. Venomous Maximus! The Maximus!” – FREE PRESS HOUSTON

“If you like it seriously hard and frighteningly heavy, you gotta check this Houston collective out. Doom, mixed with a down and heavy stoner vibe, but amped up with the dynamics of straight, kick-ass thrash… It’s seriously heavy and seriously good.” – RIPPLE MUSIC

 “urban backwoods occult rock” = GONZO GEEK

“This is some prime-evil, straight wicked mischievous type stuff. These guys know how to raise hell. Period.” – EXAMINER.com

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