Cephalic Carnage, Allegaeon Set For Vapor Fest 4


That’s right, folks. We may not be sponsoring it this year, but the Vapor Fest 4 is definitely a go. The festival, organized by our friends at Silver Surfer, is set for April 19 and April 20, of course, in Denver, Colorado. Here’s the lineup by day: April 19 @ Summit Music Hall Dead Horse […]

Allegaeon Finish New Album Sessions


Oh yes, killer. Recording for the next Allegaeon album has concluded. Producer Dave Otero was once again enlisted to helm the sessions. Offers Allegaeon: “The new record is officially done…. Greg just finished tracking his breathing/panting over the classical bs…and there was much rejoicing… yay… Get ready to enjoy coaster number 4.” Sorry, I only […]

Allegaeon Are Recording!


That’s right, you horndogs. Allagaeon has been in a recording studio as of late, churning out some new music for their next LP. “Tomorrow, 9 AM. The new Allegaeon record is put on tape. Get ready for sampled drums and every guitar recorded at half speed through guitar pro.” Let’s hope that was a joke. […]

Allegaeon Have New Guitarist, Announce Tour

I wanna go

Allegaeon have a new guitarist, people. His name is Michael Stancel. Says Allegaeon vocalist Ezra Haynes of the band’s newest member: “I’m more than pleased with some of the big changes happening in the Allegaeon camp. We’ll be hitting the road this December with our newest addition to the Allegaeon family, Michael Stancel. He filled […]

Allegaeon Confirm Guitarist’s Departure

Ryan Glisan

We knew this to be the truth yesterday, but yes — guitarist Ryan Glisan has been booted from Allegaeon. “Hey friends!! Well the proverbial cat seems to be out of the bag. Ryan‘s is no longer in Allegaeon and is rocking with a new project,” says the band. “Just so everyone knows it was very […]

Faceless Guitarist, Former Decapitated Bassist Start New Band

Wes Hauch

Yup. It hasn’t got a name yet, but there’s nonetheless a band, newly formed, featuring current and ex-members of Allegaeon, Decapitated and the Faceless. Guitarist Wes Hauch of the Facless is behind the project with guitarist Ryan Gilsan, of Pyrithion and an ex-member of Allegaeon. Former Decapitated bassist Marcin “Martin” Rygiel is also in the […]

Rivers Of Nihil Releasing Debut In October

Rivers of Nihil

Get pumped. Rivers Of Nihili will be releasing their full-length debut for Metal Blade Records this fall. A release date of October 15 has been set in fucking stone. The album — The Conscious Seed Of Light — was recorded at Mana Recording Studios this past March with Erik Rutan, who leads Hate Eternal and […]

Byzantine Frontman Releasing Covers Album With Black Cap Miner Project

This was on the band's Facebook page

ThePRP directed me to a story on Byzantine’s frontman Chris Ojeda’s new project, called Black Cap Miner. I was unaware of the project hitherto, so, props to that site for turning me on to it. Seems Ojeda’s the recipient of some recent crowdfunding cash, with a release of thrash covers impending. He claims the effort […]

Wretched Announce Tour With Abiotic, Allegaeon


That’s right, fuckface! Wretched have announced a bunch of shows with Abiotic, Allegaeon, and Rivers of Nihil. Those dates follow at the end of this post. The band is touring in support of its latest album, The Exodus of Autonomy, which is in stores now on Victory Records.

Allegaeon Crowdfunding For Van Repairs


Allegaeon want to tour. Allegeon’s van is a piece of shit and can’t get them around. So, because repairs to vans are fucking costly, Allegaeon are attempting to crowdfund $7,000. The money, the band says, will fund the much-needed repairs. Go here if you want to help them.