Just a friendly reminder that the SUMMER OF METAL listening parties begin today with Roadrunner's own Mr. Scot Stiglich hosting the first one in Chicago at Delilahs. New, unreleased music will be played from Slipknot, Killswitch Engage, Three Inches Of Blood and Trivium...as well as new music from Machine Head, Soulfly, 36 Crazyfists and more. There will be tons of giveaways from Revolver magazine, Level 27 Clothing, ESP, Tama, Blue Grape Merchandising and more...some have free beer, some have free food, some have RR band members. Below is a list of all the SUMMER OF METAL parties, please invite yourself, friends and chicks. For updates, keep checking www.roadrun.com/summer. Full list of upcoming SUMMER OF METAL listening parties are as follows: [5/4/2004] CHICAGO Delilahs 2770 N Lincoln (at Diversey) Phone: 773-472-2771 Ages: 21+ Time: 9pm Website: CLICK HERE Special appearance from Killswitch Engage [5/5/2004] LA The Joint 8771 W. Pico Rd (at Wooster) Phone: 310-275-2619 Ages: 21+ Time: 7pm [5/6/2004] JACKSONVILLE, FL Thee Imperial 325 W. Forsyth Phone: 904-475-0488 Ages: All Time: 9pm Website: www.theeimperial.com [5/7/2004] DETROIT The Rock Room 31 North Walnut St Phone: 586-913-1920 Ages: 21+ Time: 9pm Website: www.emeraldtheater.com Sponsored by Get Real Detroit. (www.getrealdetroit.com) [5/12/2004] CLEVELAND The Hi-Fi 11729 Detroit Ave Phone: 216-521-8878 Ages: 21+ Time: 8pm Website: www.hificlub.info Sponsored by Free Times - www.freetimes.com [5/14/2004] BOSTON The Rockpile 1500 Broadway (at Route 99) Phone: 781-233-7400 Ages: 18+ Time: 8pm Website: www.thepalaceboston.com WAAF sponsored [5/15/2004] SF The Pound 100 Cargo Way (Pier 96) Phone: 415-826-5009 Ages: All Time: 7pm Website: www.poundsf.com [5/15/2004] LEVITTOWN, NY Club Ritual 2686 Hempstead Tpke Phone: 516-520-1332 Ages: 18+ Time: tbd Website: www.clubritual.com Jager girls, plus appearances from LOTS of bands including Acey Slade of Murderdolls. [5/15/2004] DALLAS Club Cleaview (Rooftop) 2803 Main Street (Art Bar door) Phone: 214.939.0077 Ages: 17+ Time: 8pm Website: www.clubclearview.com Free food from Freebirds and free beer [5/15/2004] AUSTIN The Backroom 2015 E. Riverside Dr (at Burton) Phone: 512.441.4761 Ages: All Time: 8pm Website: www.theedgemagazine.com [5/20/2004] DENVER Club 314 314 E. 13th Ave Phone: 303-861-8078 Ages: 21+ Time: 9pm Website: www.club314.com "Metal On The Hill Nite" [5/21/2004] WALLINGTON, NJ Wreck Room 551 Main Ave Phone: 973-471-8405 Ages: 21+ Time: tbd Website: www.wreckroomnj.com Aquarian sponsored event featuring the Slipknot cover band "Disaster Piece" [5/21/2004] ATLANTA The Masquerade 695 North Ave Phone: 404-577-8178 Ages: All Time: 11pm Website: www.masq.com Special appearance from Killswitch Engage [5/22/2004] SEATTLE Studio Seven 110 South Horton (at Occidental) Phone: (206) 286-1312 Ages: All Time: 6pm Website: www.howitzerproductions.com 6 band local showcase [5/23/2004] SAN ANTONIO White Rabbitt 2410 N Saint Mary Street Phone: 210.737.2221 Ages: All Time: 4pm All day festival with local bands playing too. The listening party is from 4-6 PM. The event is brought to you by 99.5 KISS FM [5/25/2004] CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL Oasis One-Sixty 160 W. Joe Orr Rd (at Dixie Hwy) Phone: 708-756-0600 Ages: All Time: 7pm Website: www.oasisonesixty.bizland.com Slipknot release day party featuring bands and more.