Former Torche Guitarist Guests On Killer Be Killed LP

Killer Be Killed

The Dillinger Escape Plan’s Greg Puciato was just interviewed on TotalRock Radio and said that Torche’s former guitarist appears on the self-titled debut from metal supergroup Killer Be Killed. Killer Be Killed boasts Max Cavalera of Sepultura and Soulfly fame with Mastodon’s Troy Sanders and Dave Elitch (formerly of The Mars Volta. According to Greg, […]

Musings From A Curmudgeon: Killer Be Killed Will Be A Massive Letdown

Killer Be Killed

There has been substantial coverage about this band here on GSA. I, for one, have been extremely excited about this project. I mean, Max Cavalera is in it. He’s the dude who’s responsible for the records Arise and Beneath the Remains. Those two albums barely contain a typhoon of whipping riffage and unbridled passion. Cavalera […]

Killer Be Killed Sounds Like Awesome: Listen To Two Tracks Now

Killer Be Killed

I may be more excited for the Killer Be Killed record than anyone else on planet Earth. Ever since I first learned of the project, boasting members of Dillinger Escape Plan, Mastodon, and Soulfly, I’ve wanted to listen to the band’s music. Today, I got my first chance, and holy fuck, am I into it. […]

Killer Be Killed Detail Debut Disc

Killer Be Killed

Get excited, kids. A long-gestating heavy metal supergroup is finally ready to release an album. Killer Be Killed — boasting Soulfly’s Max Cavalera with The Dillinger Escape Plan’s Greg Puciato, Mastodon’s Troy Sanders and former Mars Volta member Dave Elitch — will release their debut album on May 9 (Europe), May 12 (UK) and May […]

Lineup, Nominees Out For Revolver Golden Gods Awards


It’s that time of year again…time to get disappointed! The brown-nose fest that is Revolver Golden Gods Awards — not to be confused with Metal Hammer’s Golden Gods Awards — is set. The awards will be handed out April 23, and feature on-stage performances by Guns N’ Roses, Korn, Zakk Wylde, Joan Jett and the […]

Dillinger Escape Plan Book Spring Dates

Dillinger Escape Plan

Now, this I’m going to have to make. The Dillinger Escape Plan will be hitting the road this spring with Tera Melos and the mighty Vattnet Viskar. I saw Vattnet Viskar recently, and they blew my mind apart. If you can go see them, do it. Only a few dates have slipped out thus far, […]

GunshyAssassin Presents: The Disastercast


Your hero is back. Head to the end of this post and tune in to the 15th episode of the Gunshy Assassin podcast, which is called “The Disastercast.” The name says it all, folks. I’m a disaster — let’s be honest. I’m a self-doubting blogger torn between cashing in the chips and persisting — a […]

Mastodon’s Sanders On Next Opus: “It Picks Up Where We Left Off”


That’s the word from Mastodon’s Troy Sanders, who spoke to ArtistDirect about the band’s upcoming album. Sanders feels it picks up where the last left off. I’d rather it picked up where Leviathan left off, but oh fucking well. “As always, nothing was really pre-determined and spoken of beforehand like, ‘Okay guys, we need to […]

Ten Metal Musicians Who Resemble Animals


Have you ever seen people that slowly morph to look like their pets? It’s a strange phenomenon and at Gunshy we’ve found some metal musicians who look like various animals. The resemblances are uncanny, and have us wondering if some of these dudes are hybrids and at the forefront of the next step of human […]

Killer Be Killed: More Details Revealed

Killer Be Killed

Killer Be Killed will be awesome. How can that band not be good? It’s got some of the best parts of the some of the best bands going, and supposedly sounds like Nailbomb. Killer Be Killed boasts guitarists Max Cavalera and Greg Puciato, bassist Troy Sanders — all of whom share vocal duties — together […]