Imagine if Weird Al Yankovic were from Germany. Alright, now imagine if he started a folk metal band with six of his chums whilst in college. With this image in mind, you should have a relatively clear idea of how Finsterforst’s new EP ‘#YØLØ’ will wreck you and your liver. The Teutonic folkers have taken […] Read More
The Danse Society are a well known post punk band hailing from the Yorkshire town of Barnsley, UK. A social media campaign was created by fans in 2009 to get them to reform, which was successful. However, an acrimonious fallout in 2014 resulted in two splinter versions: One version with Maethelyiah and Paul Nash with […] Read More
Sweden’s heavy metal master Hammerfall is back with the release of their hotly anticipated 10th studio album ‘Built To Last‘, which is set to see the light of day on November 4th 2016 on Napalm Records. After leaving fans breathless with their first single “The Sacred Vow“, the band has now unleashed a brand new […] Read More
After the successful release of Xandria‘s latest masterpiece ‘Sacrificium‘ (2014, Napalm Records) and their spectacular EP ‘Fire & Ashes‘ (2015, Napalm Records), the band is ready to unleash their latest effort in terms of fantastic and epic symphonic metal: Please welcome the highly anticipated brand new album entitled ‘Theater of Dimensions‘! ‘Theater of Dimensions‘ will be released […] Read More
Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe will be filling in for Eyehategod vocalist Mike IX Williams on their upcoming Fall tour with Discharge and Toxic Holocaust. Elaborates Williams of the decision, “Once again, rather than cancel an amazing tour, we have chosen for Eyehategod to continue on and give one-thousand-percent. This 2016 Discharge tour is super important to me as that band has […] Read More
Our writer Alec Damiano took some time out to speak with Steve Grimmett, vocalist of Grim Reaper. The two discussed how Steve still isn’t able to tour in the south of the United States and more. You can listen to the full interview below.
In advance of the release their self-titled debut, multi-state avant-garde/jazz/metal trio Brain Tentacles today offers up “Hand Of God” via indie hub Stereogum for public intoxication. Notes the esteemed blog, “Historically, most bands from this outré corner project a lot of chaos – playing crazy fast, employing gruesome free improvisation, or switching genres wholesale multiple times a song. […] Read More