The biggest show on Earth? Perhaps not, but after an evening with the SLIPKNOT circus, you’re tempted to say that what they have on offer is pretty f*cking close. The first time I saw Slipknot, [Read »]
Maori ceremonial Haka dance training in front of the Pandemonium stage? Thousands of primarily Danish metal fans beating their chests and making weird hissing sounds? Hardly a common sight, my friends! This was never the [Read »]
Nine clowns from Iowa who play nu-metal.
Deftones is an American alternative metal band from Sacramento, California. Formed in 1988, the band was founded by Chino Moreno (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Stephen Carpenter (lead guitar), Abe Cunningham(drums) and Dominic Garcia (bass). During the group’s first five years, the band’s lineup changed several [Read »]
Soulfly is an American metal band formed in Phoenix, Arizona in 1997. The original lyrical content revolved around spirituality, political and religious themes, with later albums encompassing other themes including war, violence, aggression, slavery, hatred and anger. Soulfly is led by former Sepultura frontman Max Cavalera, [Read »]
A Rhythm section that lights a darkened highway, guitars that descend like lightnings from a stormy sky, a voice polished by sand paper … If ACDC was an old family recipe, this young band from [Read »]
From the very beginning of “Insurrection” the artists of Haema pose a simple question, “What’s the point of your existence?” As the album comes in at just seventeen minutes I dove in head first to see what this UK [Read »]
Haema are an industrial-influenced experimental groove metal four-piece based in Northamptonshire, UK. Recently, the band has signed to metal label, Sliptrick Records, who will release the quartet’s debut EP, ‘Insurrection’, which was recorded at Initiate [Read »]
Adrenaline Mob is a heavy metal supergroup formed in early 2011 by singer Russell Allen (Symphony X), guitarist Mike Orlando and drummer Mike Portnoy (ex-Dream Theater).