Category Archives: Events

Win a pair of four day passes to the Uninvited Festival!

Posted by on September 12, 2014

Inviting you to win passes to a festival called Uninvited is an oxymoron, but that’s exactly what we’re doing! We wrote about Uninvited, a metal and art festival coming to Brooklyn next week, a few days ago. A four day festival with that aims to do for doom and stoner rock what the Maryland Deathfest does for […]

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Earth’s Adrienne Davis discusses similarities between band and TM

Posted by on September 10, 2014

Metal Insider has partnered with the David Lynch Foundation, Sacred Bones Records, and Saint Vitus Bar to present two shows to benefit the Foundation. On September 25th, drone pioneers Earth will headline Saint Vitus, with Cult of Youth and Dream Police. Then on October 4th JG Thirlwell and Sarah Lipstate, Soft Pink Truth and Dominique […]

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David Lynch Foundation’s Erik Martin talks music, transcendental meditation

Posted by on September 4, 2014

 There’s something about the hypnotic rhythms of drone music and stoner rock that’s trance-inducing. It’s not particularly that far removed from some of the principles of Transcendental Meditation (TM), a form of meditation used for relaxation, stress reduction and self-development. Director David Lynch has been practicing TM for years, and his David Lynch Foundation has been raising […]

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Earth, JG Thirlwell & Sarah Lipstate to play DLF Live benefit shows

Posted by on August 21, 2014

Metal Insider is pleased to annouce that we’re partnering with DLF Live and Sacred Bones for two benefit shows to happen at Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus Bar. The two shows, on September 25 and October 4, will feature Earth, JG Thirlwell & Sarah Lipstate, The Soft Pink Truth, Dream Police, and others, with each show’s proceeds to […]

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Soundgarden to Make First Appearance at Soundwave Festival in 2015

Posted by on August 20, 2014

The line-up for Soundwave Festival 2015 in Australia has been announced and it’s a doozy. Faith No More, Soundgarden, Slipknot, Ministry, Judas Priest, Godflesh, Incubus and so many more.  “Faith No More played Soundwave in 2010, Slash appeared in 2011 and Manson and Slipknot were at the 2012 event, but Soundgarden have not played the festival before.” […]

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