Maruta Book Studio Time

Maruta

That’s right, kids. That band Maruta will be touring for the last half of May. But once that tour’s a wrap, they’ve got plans to hit a recording studio to get their next album recorded. Drum track will be captures at Visceral Sound with Scott Hull (Pig Destroyer, Agoraphobic Nosebleed) producing. Hull will also handle […]

Sworn Enemy To Tour

Sworn Enemy

I feel like I’ve been out of touch since arriving here in Worcester. That’s because I have hardly used my computer. Today’s the first chance I am getting to use it because I’ve been so preoccupied with the metals. So as I was saying before, last night, after Behemoth closed out the second night, we […]

Black Breath, Mutilation Rites To Tour

Black Breath

Oh man. As I write this, I am not hungover, but my stomach and brain definitely don’t feel right. I drank many shots last night with Matt from Nefarious Realm, who I’m crashing with for Metalfest weekend. He’s good shit, and his site is dope, so check it out. So, I’m not hungover, which means […]

Animals As Leaders Touring With Conquering Dystopia

Animals As Leaders

That is correct, my friends and enemies. Animals As Leaders have officially announced the dates for their spring and summer tour with Conquering Dystopia and Chon. Conquering Dystopia, as you know, features former Nevermore guitarist Jeff Loomis with Cannibal Corpse bassist Alex Webster and The Faceless drummer Alex Rudinger. This is one tour I’ll make […]

Agalloch Announce U.S. Dates

Agalloch

You know it! Agalloch has confirmed the first round of dates in support of their new album. West Coast shows are also being mapped out. But as far as officially booked, the following dates are legit. Bong! 6/18: Minneapolis, MN @ Triple Rock (w/ Obsidian Tongue, Blood and Sun) 6/19: Madison, WI @ High Noon […]

Crosses Book More East Coast Shows

Crosses

Alas, none are in New Jersey or New York, so your boy Chris is shit out of luck. But for people living elsewhere along the East Coast, there’s good news. Crosses (†††), featuring Chino Moreno of Deftones, have announced a handful of May shows. Here’s when and where you can see the band play. 5/10: […]

Downset. Add More Summer Shows

She thinks Downset. is something for your bed

Downset. — the band’s “classic era” lineup, at least — will be playing some shows this summer, as you well know. We’ve got the routing for the band’s live plans at the end of this post. This lineup of the band features vocalist Rey Opropeza and guitarist Ares Schwager. A new album from the band […]

Killswitch Engage Announce South American Shows

Killswitch Engage

Damn, how I wish I were a roadie for the dudes in Killswitch Engage. They have been traveling so much as of late, and having such a good time, it makes me wish my parents had encouraged me to play drums, guitar, or any instrument, really. Now comes word that Killswitch Engage will take Memphis […]

Call of The Void Book Studio Time

Call of the Void

That’s right, folks. Call Of The Void will be hunkering down in The Boar’s Nest in Salt Lake City, Utah, later this month. Why? They’re going to begin tracking their next album, called Ageless. Andy Patterson will tackle the album’s production and mix. Look for Relapse to release the effort before year’s end. In the […]

Between The Buried And Me Books Dates With Trioscapes

Between The Buried And Me

You know it, cowpokes! Between The Buried And Me have some headlining dates booked ahead of their June tour with Meshuggah. What’s that? You didn’t know about Meshuggah’s upcoming tour with Between the Buried and Me? You clearly don’t read this site every day. Most of the band’s headlining gigs will feature Trioscapes as openers. […]