Monthly Archives February 2016

RINGS OF SATURN Confirmed For The Coffin Dragger Tour With Thy Art Is Murder, Fit For An Autopsy, Dark Sermon

RINGS OF SATURN has been announced as one of the acts set to participate in The Coffin Dragger Tour with Fit For An Autopsy, Dark Sermon, and headliners Thy Art Is Murder, the massive trek set to consume most of April and May with nearly forty tour dates confirmed across the country. The tour begins […] Read More

SUNN O))) Confirms Additional North American And European Spring Performances; Luminato Festival, Suoni Per Il Popolo, And Hellfest Included

SUNN O))) continues to confirm more upcoming live actions for 2016, over the past week announcing several more waves of international touring for the months ahead. Read More

GOATWHORE To Pillage New Orleans Tonight; Short Run Of North American Shows To Commence Next Week + Initial Summer Festival Dates Confirmed

New Orleans’ favorite road demons GOATWHORE will take to the streets again with their first live performances of 2016. The onstage uprising begins tonight on their home turf at Gasa Gasa. Next week, the band will level stages in six cities from February 25th through March 1st including an appearance at Inertia Entertainment’s 20th Anniversary […] Read More

RIVERS OF NIHIL Set To Kick Off US Tour With Black Fast And Dark Sermon Tomorrow; Band Launches Live Video For “Monarchy”

Ready to kick off their US tour tomorrow, Wednesday February 17th, with Black Fast and Dark Sermon, RIVERS OF NIHIL has now launched a live video for the track “Monarchy,” taken from their new album of the same name. Shot at a Los Angeles show this past November, the video can be viewed here; RIVERS […] Read More

My Experience On 70,000 Tons Of Metal (2016)

2016 was the 6th year of 70,000 Tons Of Metal, The Original, World’s Biggest Heavy Metal Cruise, and my second time being aboard (I also went in 2014). In that time between my two excursions I have come to notice that the idea of combining cruising and metal has been emulated by others, who no […] Read More

CHILD BITE: Detroit’s Favorite Musical Misfits Set To Release Negative Noise Full-Length This April; Tour Dates With Against The Grain And Poison…

Detroit’s favorite musical misfits, CHILD BITE, will unveil their brand new full-length, Negative Noise, this Spring. Having released three full-lengths, as well as a gaggle of EPs and singles since their formation in late 2005, the prolific collective is now well into their second phase of bandhood. What began as a thoughtful-yet-spazzy art rock band […] Read More

CANNIBAL CORPSE Kicks Off North American Tour With Obituary, Cryptopsy And Abysmal Dawn Tomorrow

Starting tomorrow, CANNIBAL CORPSE will pillage their way through North America with fellow Floridian death metal progenitors, Obituary, as direct support. The over month-long trek, presented by The Noise, will run from February 12th through March 20th. Additional support will be provided by Cryptopsy and Abysmal DawnRead More

LAMB OF GOD Announces U.S. Headline Tour with CLUTCH and CORROSION OF CONFORMITY + Festival Performance Dates

This week, LAMB OF GOD wraps up their winter tour with special guests Anthrax and supporters Deafheaven and Power Trip. If you did not get a chance to catch them on this tour, you will soon – LAMB OF GOD is pleased to announce their next U.S. headline tour, which kicks off Saturday, April 30th […] Read More

SUNN O))) Announces US Live Actions Including Big Ears Festival, Levitation, Moogfest, And More

SUNN O))) has just announced a series of US tour dates for the Spring months, including several massive festival performances. Following the band’s run through Australia, with shows in Adelaide, Sydney, and Melbourne in mid-March, SUNN O))) will tour though the Southern US in April. First, the band will perform at Big Ears Fest in […] Read More

THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER Announces US Tour With Fallujah And Disentomb; Will Play Unhallowed Album In Its Entirety

After releasing their new album, Abysmal, last year to critical acclaim and headlining both part I and part II of the massive IndieMerch Tour, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER has announced another headlining trek – this time, taking the show back to their roots. With Fallujah and Disentomb as support, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER plans to […] Read More