Iron Reagan Release Free EP

Spoiled Identity

Wanna download some free metals? Then head to the end of this post. There, you will find the new EP from Iron Reagan, the band featuring former and current members of Darkest Hour and Municipal Waste. The Spoiled Identity EP boasts 13 songs and runs about seven minutes. A physical release is being planned as part […]

Metal Universe Reacts To Gwar Leader’s Death

Dave Brockie

Today’s just been one of those days. You wanna cry, because we lost someone special in Dave Brockie, a creative genius who endured quite a bit for his art. But at the same time, Dave wouldn’t want you to be sad. Either way, Facebook has been running wild with remembrances and memorials to the man […]

Iron Reagan Sign With Relapse

Iron Reagan

This is some awesome news. Iron Reagan — a band featuring former members of Darkest Hour and active members of Municipal Waste — have inked a new deal. That deal’s with Relapse Records. The band are currently tracking their new album at Torment Studios in Richmond, Virginia, with Converge‘s Kurt Ballou set for the mix. […]

Gunshy Assassin Presents: The Disastercast With Shadows Fall’s Brian Fair


Another week, another exciting episode of Gunshy Assassin’s companion podcast, The Disastercast. This week’s installment boasts an interview with one of our columnists, Brian Fair. Brian’s been busy as of late with fatherhood and bands, so he hasn’t been writing for us much. But we discuss what he’s been up to with Overcast, Death Ray […]

Metallica, Lamb Of God Tapped For Heavy Montréal


The lineup for the 2014 Heavy Montréal festival has been announced and Metallica will be headlining the fucker with Slayer and Lamb of God. The fest, set for August 9 and August 10, is presented by Molson Canadian. Also playing are Overkill, Anthrax, Exodus, Hatebreed, Body Count, Cynic, Symphony X, and Municipal Waste. But wait […]

Sean Harris: My Top Ten Concerts Of 2013


I hope all of you enjoyed Part 1 of my Top 10 Concerts of 2013. Here’s the second part in all of it’s headbanging glory! 5. Expain – Charqui Grill, Vancouver, BC July 13 Now get this: Take the craziest thrash metal band in Vancouver. Put them in an upscale, high class restaurant in neighboring […]

Bat Probably Give Venom Wood


Not directly. With their music. Anyone getting it on with Venom is probably the last thing you’d wanna see. ESPECIALLY with Gene Hoglan and Vinnie Paul. So the other day we ran a story about Bat, this hip new group composed of members from Municipal Waste and D.R.I. Well, turns out they’ve cranked out a […]

Cannabis Corpse Streaming New Tune — Hear It Now, Dude!


Man, the following tune almost requires a companion bowl. Cannabis Corpse have hooked up with some other site to bring you a new tune called “Shatter Their Bongs.” You can listen to it at the end of this post. Harvested from their impending Splatterhash split with Ghoul, “Shatter Their Bongs” is the first from the […]

Municipal Waste, Former D.R.I. Members Start Bat

Ryan Waste

Ryan Waste, the guitarist for Municipal Waste, has a new band called Bat that have signed with Tankcrimes Records. Waste handles bass and vocals on the disc, with former D.R.I. drummer Felix Griffin and Volture’s Nick Poulos on guitarist. The band’s got a demo EP available called Primitive Age. The effort boasts five tracks. Bat […]

Ghoul, Cannabis Corpse Releasing Split


Happy Halloween, assholes. How many of you will be Papa Emeritus for Halloween this year? Most of you, I bet. I will be going out tonight as Daniel Nosek. Easy costume. You just dress normally, throw on a longhaired wig with a head-wound bandage, and mount stages all night inappropriately. Cool, right? Not as cool […]