Mar 03

Karl Willets of Memoriam discussed band’s origin/sound and the new album For The Fallen

What do you get when members from two of the most prominent and iconic death metal bands that England have ever produced (Bolt Thrower & Benediction), get finally together to form a death metal band that has been dormant in the back of their minds for over 20 years. You get Memoriam, a modern death metal band with the experience and spirit of the glorious early days of the genre.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 02

The Charm The Fury – The Sick, Dumb & Happy 2017

Nuclear Blast Records and Arising Empire have teamed up and are pushing hard for up and coming metalcore band, The Charm The Fury. Hailing from the Netherlands, The Charm The Fury is persistently growing in popularity all throughout  Europe.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 01

Lizzy Borden discussed new album and the music industry at NAMM 2017

Los Angeles metal legends Lizzy Borden started their career back in the mid 80’s during the rise of American glam metal, and since then they have been a constant band that had adapted themselves to the changes in the music industry. With the time and due to the constant shifting in the industry, Lizzy Borden became a more shock-rock type of band that has been focused in touring around the world rather than releasing records during the last decade.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 28

Jeff Duncan of Armored Saint discussed the new live album Carpe Noctum

Veteran American metal band Armored Saint have recently released their new live album Carpe Noctum. The album is the first live album the band releases since Saints Will Conquer in 1986, Fans of Armored Saint around the world had requested a live album for a long time, and now the band graciously delivered a full live album recorded at the infamous Wacken Open Air in Germany during their summer festival tour in 2015.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 27

Obituary – “Obituary” (2017)

Florida death metal pioneers Obituary are back at it again with their tenth studio album. The self-titled release via Relapse Records drops this March with a crushing blow to the eardrums of all nearby.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Overkill – The Grinding Wheel (2017)

After eighteen albums and way more lineup changes than we can count, Overkill shows us you don’t need off the wall left field experimentation to bring something fresh to the table. 

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Feb 24

Doyle talks about his new album As We Die, touring and Misfits reunion

The Misfits‘ legendary guitar player and now solo artists Doyle is about to release his new album As We Die, the album which was recorded at the same time as Doyle‘s latest album Abominator was put on ice until the completion of the Abominator cycle. With that in mind, this new album is a continuation and the next chapter in the solo artist work that Doyle has done so far.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 22

70000 Tons of Metal 2017 – Day 4

Unfortunately, all good things come to an end and the final day of this fantastic adventure had slowly crept up on me. I had intended to wake up extra “early” to go watch Serenity, but my body had decided that sleep was more important and sadly missed their set. Slightly disappointed with myself, I jumped into some clothes and swiftly made my way up to the pool deck for Amaranthe’s show.

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Feb 21

Angel Vivaldi discussed new album at NAMM 2017

Angel Vivaldi is a young and talented guitar player that started his career as a guitar player in 2004, and since 2008 he has released a total of 5 self-released albums. His playing has been compared with the likes of virtuosos like Steve Vai & Joe Satriani, with a hint of cinematic dramatic flare. Last year Angel Vivaldi revisited his third album The Speed of Dark (2009) which was re-recorded and released later in August. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

70000 Tons of Metal 2017 – Day 3

It was a nice four-hour rest until I woke up to some heavy turmoil from the waves of the sea rocking the boat (literally this time) and realized we had arrived at Labadee, Haiti. 

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Feb 20

Kreator – Gods of Violence (2017)

So our favorite German thrash heroes are at it again. After fourteen albums you’d suspect that maybe Kreator might be risking reaching their “shelf life” and going stale like a few others who need not be named, but this album puts that fear to rest. Read the rest of this entry »

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