Mar 092012

Arizona thrashers HEMOPTYSIS have been nominated for this year’s Independent Music Awards. This marks the band’s second consecutive year being nominated and this year HEMOPTYSIS holds the honor of receiving two nominations in two categories. The band’s critically acclaimed album, Misanthropic Slaughter is up for Best Metal/Hardcore Album and the track “M.O.D.” (the video for which can be seen at this location) is up for Best Metal/Hardcore Song. This year’s panel of judges includes Ozzy Osbourne, Tom Waits, members of GWAR, Keith Richards and many more. In addition to the industry-selected winners, fans have until Friday, July 20th to vote for the fan-selected winners at this location.

In additional HEMOPTYSIS news, guitarist/vocalist Masaki Murashita is set to appear on KGRG 89.9 FM’s Late Night Death radio show on Tuesday, March 13 at 10PM PST. Masaki will be on the air discussing the band’s most recent release, Misanthropic Slaughter, what 2012 has in store for HEMOPTYSIS and much more. KGRG 89.9 FM broadcasts out of Green River Community College in the Seattle, WA metropolitan area. The interview will also be streaming at

Upcoming HEMOPTYSIS Live Dates:

Saturday, April 14 @ The Annex in San Lorenzo, CA w/ Psychosomatic, Hatchet, Fog of War, Untimely Demise, and Syndicon
Friday, April 27 @ Joe’s Grotto in Phoenix, AZ. 21+ show.

    Sep 162011

    Arizona thrashers Hemoptysis is featured on the Metal Live Colombia’s Issue #10. The magazine is written in Spanish, and also includes Ozzy Osbourne, Kamelot, Doro, and more. This issue is available digitally at this location.

    Upcoming tour dates:

    Wednesday, October 5th @ Chasers in Scottsdale, AZ, All Ages, $8
    Presale, $10 at the door, tickets are available at this location.

    Saturday, November 12th @ Boomers in Las Vegas, NV, 21+, $5.

    Hemoptysis also appears on Heavy Metal Presents: Gates Volume 1 “The Ascention”. This is the first soundtrack to Gates the comic, and is available via iTunes, and Amazon MP3. All proceeds will be donated to the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund. The soundtrack also includes Nick Menza, Black N Blue, and many more. For more information please visit this location.

    For the latest Hemoptysis news visit:

    Official Site