FROM ASHES RISE ENTERS THE STUDIO, ANNOUNCES TOUR DATES

FROM ASHES RISE is about to begin recording with Matt Bayles (Blood Brothers, Isis) at Studio Litho in Seattle, WA, for their upcoming NIGHTMARES LP/CD (JT1088). Once the band exits the studio, they begin thundering across the states in a pre-emptive strike, before continuing on dates with STRIKE ANYWHERE in August, with a full-scale tour to follow the album?s release.

Please consult the From Ashes Rise for current dates.

KEEPSAKE SOCIETY WEBSITE LAUNCHED

Talented artist and close Jade Tree friend Chris Duncan has just launched his website, , with several other like-minded individuals. If you are unaware of who Chris is, he designed the My Morning Jacket/Songs: Ohia CDEP (JT1071), as well as helping with the construction of the Jade Tree 2003 CMJ poster. Please visit the site and enjoy his art today!

THESE ARMS ARE SNAKES OUT IN THE NORTHWEST

Seattle, WA’s THESE ARMS ARE SNAKES-who will be releasing their debut, <I>This Is Meant To Hurt You</I> CD EP (JT1084) on August 12 (available for preorder June 17)-will be doing an eight date run beginning today. All dates listed below subject to change. Please consult the Jade Tree Tour page for updates.

May
16: Portland, OR @ Solid State (624 E. Burnside) w/ Against Me
17: Tacoma, WA @ House Show (1415 S. 11th St) w/ Against Me
18: Seattle, WA @ The Vera Project (1916 4th Ave) w/ Against Me
19: Bremerton, WA @ Psycho Bettys Cafe (2711 6th St) w/ Against Me
28: Missoula, MT @ Jay’s Upstairs (119 W Main) w/ Jucifer
29: Spokane, WA @ Fat Tuesdays (1003 E. Trent) w/ Jucifer
30: Seattle, WA @ Graceland (109 Eastlake Ave E.) w/ Jucifer
31: Eugene, OR @ John Henry’s (77 W. Broadway) w/ Jucifer

Booking Info: brian@thesearmsaresnakes.com

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KID DYNAMITE REUNION SHOW VIDEO INTERVIEW

During the KID DYNAMITE reunion shows-which took place over April 11, 12, 13 to help raise funds for the Syrentha J. Savio Endowment (SSE) fund-several interviews and live footage were caught on tape. Some of this tape made its way to the clothing site .

In addition, all this month, will be donating $1.00 from all purchases made during the months of May and June to the Syrentha J. Savio Endowment (SSE) fund.

Please visit for more info on SSE or to purchase Mark’s amazing book of photography, Stealing Time, which benefits SSE.