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Video Of The Week: Sumo Cyco cover Dua Lipa’s ‘New Rules’

Our hearts go out to those affected by the hurricanes and disasters in the United States and around the world lately. One way you can help is by donating to the Red Cross, in exchange for a download of this awesome track. Following the success of their second album, Opus Mar,  Canadian ragga-punks Sumo Cyco have released a brand new ...

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Live: Sumo Cyco / Devilskin / Eva Plays Dead, Think Tank, Newcastle

It was only two years ago when the line-up of UK festivals were criticised for not representing female musicians in the rock scene. One of the excuses thrown about was ‘Not enough women in bands’. This is frankly BS. Not only has there been, but there still is (more than ever) women in rock bands. Nothing new but here we ...

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Sumo Cyco reveal collaboration with Skindred’s Benji ‘Moving Mountains’

Return to Cyco City When Canadian dancehall-punks announced their second album ‘Opus Mar’ – one thing that pricked up a lot of people’s ears was the appearance by Skindred front man Benji Webbe. This was on a track ‘Moving Mountains’ which was performed live by Cyco whilst on tour with Butcher Babies and Alien Ant Farm. This week the finished ...

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Devilskin, Sumo Cyco, and Eva Plays Dead announce joint UK tour

Triple trouble. As more people are going to more gigs nowadays, it’s a no-brainer to have a double headline tour featuring two of the world’s most exciting rising bands -Devilskin and Sumo Cyco. Not to mention one of the best British bands around, Eva Plays Dead, as special guests. Hard-rockers Devilskin have just finished a tour with Halestorm across their ...

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Sumo Cyco to release cover of RHCP’s ‘Give It Away’

If you caught Sumo Cyco earlier this year on tour with Butcher Babies – you may have noticed a rather funky cover version. Skye and the boys did their own version of the Red Hot Chili Peppers classic ‘Give It Away’ on this tour and now plan to release it as a one-off download leading up to their upcoming second ...

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Live! Butcher Babies, Sumo Cyco, and Confessions Of A Traitor

We walk into Sub89, Reading to hear Confessions Of A Traitor loud and proud. It’s a very familiar sound as they are playing ‘One Step Closer’ by Linkin Park, however COAT have put their own stamp on it, it’s got a heavier twist. Just like that – we are sold on the band, as so are the crowd! Vocalist Stephen MacConville gets the crowd ...

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Sumo Cyco releases TWO new videos

The hottest band in Canada right now, Sumo Cyco, are at it again by releasing not one …but TWO new music videos. These are for the tracks ‘Crowd Control’ and ‘Fuel My Fire’: Chapters 7 and 8 of the ‘Lost In Cyco City’ saga respectively. As always the video is produced by the band themselves. In a previous interview with ...

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Sumo Cyco: “Bands need to learn how to multi-task, or they will drown”

Candian dancehall-core band Sumo Cyco seem to just appear from nowhere in 2014, after a successful debut album release and support slot with Fozzy and Nonpoint, SEVER and the boys are working on album number two with the help of YOU! That’s right – dontate to their pledge campaign and you can be credited as an executive producer, provide backing ...

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Live Review: Fozzy / Nonpoint / Sumo Cyco, Riverside, Newcastle- Upon-Tyne

“FOZ-ZY! FOZ-ZY! FOZ-ZY!” The crowd are going wild for Jericho tonight. Tonight’s headline event has been a rumble at the Riverside – but we ain’t talkin’ no smack-down. This is the tag-team of Fozzy and Nonpoint with Sumo Cyco in their corner. One thing Fozzy frontman Chris Jericho doesn’t like to do is: mix his wrestling career with his music. ...

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Sumo Cyco launch pledge campaign for new album

Dancehall-punk fusionists Sumo Cyco grabbed our attention with their debut ‘Welcome To Cyco City’ this year, so it’s only right they get to work on the next album. In true 21st century style, the band have started a PledgeMusic campaign to fund the album and surrounding material such as videos and merchandise.  You can pledge as little as £7 ($10) ...

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