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Apr 29

Fallujah discusses Touring and the Dreamless Scavenger Hunt

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Metal fans are fortunate because they’re experiencing the growth of a young band. Fallujah just started their uphill climb as a professional band, but these five young men have been working toward this for the past ten years. And their third full-length album Dreamless embodies the discoveries they’re making as a band.  Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 23

Behemoth kicks off Blasfemia Amerika 2016 (Philadelphia, PA 04/21/16)

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With supporting Myrkur, the relentless creative fury that is Behemoth, kicked off their BLASFEMIA AMERIKA TOUR 2016 this Thursday, April 21st, at Philadephia’s Theatre of the Living Arts. and it was a wonderful evening filled with haunting melodies and endless brutality. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 22

Abnormality – Mechanisms of Omniscience (2016)

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What’s death metal without melting faces? With all of the brutality and technicality behind Abnormality’s Mechanisms of Omniscience, there will sure be face melting. Death metal’s most insane modern band will blow listeners away with their debut Metal Blade Records release. With every face-punching riff, hard-hitting blast beats, and raw vocalizing you will be ripped to shreds. Every aspect of this album is as sharp as knives, making it one of the most brutal albums released this year. If you feel like submitting to one band in 2016, that band better be Abnormality. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 20

C.S.R of Schammasch discussed the new album Triangle

SchSince 2009 Schammasch has worked on a unique blend of black metal, mixed with dark atmospheric melodies and a doom feeling in their music. Starting with Sic Lvceat Lvx in 2010 & followed by the double opus Contradiction in 2014. In 2016, Schammasch returns with a set of new material compiled on a triple album titled Triangle. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 18

Destruction – Under Attack (2016)

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In 2016 Destruction is set to release their newest album Under Attack, and it only continues to strengthen their chokehold in thrash metal. One of the defining factors about Destruction is their material has always been raw while also adding rapidity. But unlike their other albums, this one practically sounds like a mutant as it includes more melody and groove; it definitely makes it catchier. Out of their whole discography, this is one of the albums that will stand out the most. But with first listen you’ll understand why Destruction prevails as one of the most iconic acts in thrash metal. So be prepared to listen to Destruction triumph over every other band in thrash. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 17

Iron Maiden brought the Mayan culture back to life at The Forum (Los Angeles, CA 04/15/16)

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This is my 7th time seeing my favorite band live, and I was glad to come back to where I got to see them for the first time. The Forum in Los Angeles, CA in 2008. Last time I saw Iron Maiden it was at the San Bernardino show most commonly known as ‘The Battle Of San Bernardino‘ for the 2013 Maiden England tour. For that show the turned up was over 35.000 people, so for last night at The Forum, the show was sold out to over 15.000. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 14

Profile: Casey Grillo of Drumstatic.com

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Casey Grillo is well-known for his role as the man behind the drums in Kamelot, but besides his passion for playing drums around the world with Kamelot, he also have started to make a name on his own with his new company. Drumstatic. But, what is Drumstatic? they are a custom logo drumhead company that has delivered eye-catching quality products for some of the big names in the music industry. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 12

Sven de Caluwe of Aborted discusses Retrogore & admits he’s Freddy Krueger

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There is no death metal band more unmerciful than Aborted. Everyone knows this band has the power to reduce you to blood and guts. Every shredding solo or blast beat sounds like ripping flesh. Mixed in with Sven de Caluwe’s vocals, this band hooks you by your own flesh and perpetually drags you around. And this year Aborted shreds back into your skull with their newest album Retrogore. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 11

Amon Amarth raids The Pressroom (Phoenix, AZ 04/08/16)

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There is always a thrill component when you go to an Amon Amarth show, you don’t know what to expect yet you know that there will be a lot of chanting, and you will be throwing the horns on the air almost during the whole show. This time around the Swedish Vikings are raiding the North American cities with a new production and a new album titled Jomsviking.

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Apr 07

Fallujah – Dreamless (2016)

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Every band has that one album that’s the introduction to their professional career as a band. For Fallujah, this album is their newest release Dreamless. The band’s third full-length embodies not only a new awakening but also new discoveries. The significance behind this is not only how it identifies a band’s growth, but it’s also the album fans call a favorite. With Dreamless, Fallujah mixes melody with intensity. This makes their coined atmospheric sound ring even louder amongst modern death metal bands. This album can truly be the one to make Fallujah the biggest modern act in metal. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 06

Terji Skibenæs talked to us about his new solo album ‘Terji’

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One of the most innovative guitarists in metal is Terji Skibenaes. While most know him as one of the shredders in the legendary Tyr, his most recent solo album is gaining praise from fans. Taking a more classic metal approach than the usual Tyr-style, Terji shows us his ingenious riffs on his debut instrumental solo album. Read the rest of this entry »

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