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SymX to return to South America

Updated April 6, 2008: World Management would like to announce that Symphony X will be heading back to South America for another series of shows this fall.. the first three dates are listed below:

23 October, 2008 - Salvador, Brazil - venue TBA
24 October, 2008 - Recife, Brazil - venue TBA
25 October, 2008 - São Paulo, Brazil - Credicard Hall
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Setlist Poll - SymX responds..and more Headbanger's Ball

I spoke to MJR yesterday, and he actually asked me about the poll before I had a chance to tell him about it; he was very interested to hear what the results were. He was on his way out the door to meet up with some of the other guys, & took a few minutes to write down the top fives so that they could discuss them; just like the last poll, he was surprised by some of the songs you all asked to hear. You'll be happy to hear that he said that they will definitely be using some of the songs that ya'll asked for. He also asked me to pass on the band's thanks to all of you for participating, so thank you from the band!

Also, Set the World on Fire will be played on Headbanger's Ball again tonight; I think that this is a VERY good thing, that it wasn't just a one time event..exciting stuff for the band and their fans!

One more thing: Fan club members, stay tuned for an e-mail regarding the new membership structure, renewals, and the next fan club cd (which is going to be AWESOME)!

Have a great weekend,
Jax :)
SymX Staff
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Setlist Poll - results

I have spent MANY hours over the past few days tallying all of the setlist poll responses..holy cow, the turnout was awesome, thanks so much to everyone who responded (you can bet the next poll will be automated..LOL)!! In the interest of brevity, I'm not going to list all of the results, but rather, the top 5 requested songs from each cd; for the record, the song with the most votes overall was Set the World on Fire (The Lie of Lies).

[Edit: Also, there have been comments all over regarding the Accolade songs not appearing in the top fives list, so I thought I'd let you know that the Accolade votes were done a bit differently since there were people voting for each separately, as well as people asking for both together. Because the point was to let the band know what ya'll want to hear (as compared to just providing a top five list for each cd), 'both Accolades together' was a separate category..if the votes had been split up between the separate songs, both would've been in the top five on their respective cds.]

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Time for a setlist poll :)

There have been rumblings here and there about the band's tour setlist & how it needs some changes. We did a setlist poll a few years ago, & I spoke with MJR about it recently & he agreed that it was time to do another one. So here's your chance to let the band know what you want to see them play on tour!

Here's how it goes. You reply here and tell me what songs you would like to hear the band play on their upcoming tours..give me 90 minutes worth of material (no, the band is not necessarily playing a 90 minute set, that's just a random number I'm choosing). You can pick particular songs, or just say that you'd like to hear anything from a certain cd, or a mix of both. I'll leave this open until midnight (US Pacific time) on Sunday night; on Monday, I'll compile the results & send them to the band, and post them for you guys as well. The last time we did this, MJR was surprised at some of the songs you all wanted to see them perform live, & took the suggestions under consideration. He says they'll do so as well this time, so make sure you let them know what you want to hear.

Looking forward to seeing what you all have to say!

Jax :)
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Miscellaneous news

First off..The new video by Symphony X, “Set the World on Fire”, has been accepted by MTV 2 and will be available for preview online on January 11th, 2008 courtesy of MTV’s Headbangers Blog.. http://headbangersblog.mtv.com/

Secondly..here are the latest tour dates, some of the Spain dates have had date/venue changes, and Circus Maximus have been confirmed as one of the openers for the European dates..clicketyCollapse )
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Don't mean to post twice in the same day but I wanna hear an opinion from people here.

If I made an anime music video (I'm incredibly bored, I know) with Serpents Kiss featuring scenes from Jojo's Bizzare Adventure would you guys watch it if I posted it here?
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