Arsis Cover Corey Hart On New LP


The track listing was recently released for Arsis’ new LP, Unwelcome. When that information was released, I erred in overlooking something of massive importance. A song on the album is called “Sunglasses at Night.” As in the 1980s hit by Corey Hart. As in one of the greatest songs ever committed to tape that didn’t […]

Arsis Release Lyric Video


I know it’s not breaking fucking news, but Arsis did release a lyric video today. You can see that video at the end of this post. If you want. They’re not the most exciting things in the world, lyric videos. In fact, I usually don’t post about these lyric videos. But this one’s from Arsis, […]

Arsis Book May Shows


Alas, I am not going all the way to Buffalo to see these guys play, so I guess I’m not seeing these guys play. Arsis have lined up a bunch of shows for this May. A full list of them follows at the end of this post. The band will be touring in support of […]

Arsis Reveal New Album’s Cover


And I dig it. It’s simple, dark, and gets the point across with the skeletons and goat imagery. It’s bad, bad music for bad, bad people. The Virginia-hailing tech-death metal masters will release their fifth album Unwelcome on April 30. The follow-up to 2010’s Starve For The Devil was tracked at Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, […]

Arsis Releasing Unwelcome On April 30


Yes sir. New Arsis will drop in North America on April 30, it has been revealed. This, of course, is good news for me and you, on what has otherwise been a day from hell. “At this point Arsis has more than a few releases in our catalogue and we are about to have one […]

Arsis Reveal New Guitarist

Arsis' new guitarist

Arsis have a new axeman. The Virginia-based melodic tech-death metal masters officially announced Brandon Ellis is their new guitarist today. Brandon has toured with the band in the past but will finally make his recording debut with Arsis’ upcoming full-length release. Brandon replaces guitarist Nick Cordle who was recently tapped to replace Christopher Amott in […]

Arsis Announce Headlining Gigs


You may know that in December, Arsis will head out on tour with Sonata Arctica and Holy Grail. Well, I guess on the way back home, they’ll be making a few stops to play some headlining gigs. It’s more cost effective than just driving straight home. 
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Arsis Provide New Album Update


Arsis are one of those bands you’ve just got to love, because not only do they put on an amazing live show, those boys can write fucking abrasive metal tunes and know how to handle their instruments. It’s true. The band is currently working on a new album, as you probably already may have known, […]

Arsis Reveal New Album Title


The next Arsis record will be called…Unwelcome. That was going to be the title of my autobiography. Fuck. The Virginia-based melodic tech-death metal dudes continue to work on their fifth full-length album, which is due in the fall through Nuclear Blast Records. The CD is being worked on at Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, Florida, with […]