Tag Archives: 2012

Ministry reveal new live DVD

Industrial metal giants, Ministry, have revealed a brand new live release taken from their sold-out show at Wacken Open Air festival in 2012 entitled, Enjoy The Quiet – Live At Wacken 2012. The release, filmed in front of a crowd of 75,000 people, is said to capture the recently deceased guitarist for Ministry, Mike Scaccia, at is very best. Band mate ...

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Valfreya ‘Path to Eternity’ Album Review

Valfreya formed in 2009 as the brainchild of their current lead vocalist, Crook, with a desire to play aggressive but glorious music combined with lyrics inspired by Viking mythology. Path to Eternity is their debut album and was released via Maple Metal Records. Since its discovery, Scandinavian death metal or ‘Viking Metal’ has become extraordinarily popular despite its more niche ...

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SILENT DESCENT ‘MIND GAMES’ ALBUM REVIEW

There have been countless attempts in the past and present where bands have tried to fuse metal with a different genre. Previously there were fusions with folk and classical music which caught on extremely well and became genres in the own right. But more often in the modern world more and more musical hybrids associated with heavy music are combined ...

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Live Review: Breed 77 @ Hard Rock Hell

One of the most original bands around today, Breed 77 took the stage at Hard Rock Hell on the Sunday afternoon with a serious point to prove. They experienced a peak in popularity in 2004 with their seminal record “Cultura”, and it looks as if their 2013 release “The Evil Inside” is just as highly anticipated. Taking the stage with ...

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Huron join Skindred on December Tour!

Up ‘n’ coming UK metal band Huron are to join Skindred on the UK leg of their tour this December! Huron have just released a brand new video for their track ‘Fight For Your Life’, watch below:  www.facebook.com/huronofficial HURON UK TOUR WITH SKINDRED (DECEMBER 2012) 11th Chinnery’s – Southend 12th  The Duchess – York 13th  Kasba – Coventry 14th  Central Stn ...

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Motley Crue – Dr Feelgood

No band epitomised the spirit of the 1980’s more than Motley Crue. Their glam image, debauched lifestyle and catchy metal music really captured the imagination of the world during that period. At the peak of their success they released what many consider to be their best album; Dr Feelgood. Released in September 1989, the album was the Crue’s most eclectic ...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers – By The Way

There is just no questioning the fact that Red Hot Chili Peppers are one of the most important bands of the last 20 years. With the release of their 1991 album “Blood, Sugar, Sex, Magik”, the classic lineup of vocalist Anthony Kiedis, guitarist John Frusciante, bassist Flea and drummer Chad Smith unleashed a fusion-rock sound the likes of which had ...

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KILLING JOKE’S MMXII GIVEN AMERICAN RELEASE DATE

It’s been many months of waiting for Killing Joke’s American fans, but finally it has been announced that their latest album, MMXII, will be released in the USA on October 30th 2012 via Spinefarm Records. The sound of the new album is said to be some of Killing Joke’s best music to date, whilst the themes explored are immensely deep ...

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JOB FOR A COWBOY INTERVIEW @ O2 Academy3, Birmingham

Job For a Cowboy are a good chunk into their UK and European tour with death metal kingpins Dying Fetus. Since their arrival in 2005 with their EP ‘Doom’, they’ve progressed to become a name few people are unfamiliar with. We had a chat with JFACs drummer, Jon ‘The Charn’ Rice. We discussed Jon joining Job For a Cowboy and ...

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CRYPTOPSY ANNOUNCE U.S. RELEASE DATE FOR SELF-TITLED ALBUM

Extreme metal veterans Cryptopsy have announced U.S. release date for their forthcoming self-titled album. Already a contender for many a critic’s top ten of 2012 list, Cryptopsy marks a furious return to the band’s tech-minded roots. Cryptopsy will be released in the U.S. by Cryptopsy/Defen Society in association with Revulotion Harmony/Candlelight Records on 20th November 2012. Hailing from Montreal, Canada, ...

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