Category Archives: Events

Avenged Sevenfold are streaming something next week

Posted by on October 20, 2016

Avenged Sevenfold are one of the more bombastic rock/metal bands out there. It’s very obvious that they draw inspiration from Metallica (maybe a little too much according to Machine Head’s Robb Flynn), but the over-the-topness of Guns N’ Roses is another obvious influence they draw from. At any rate, as big a band as Avenged Sevenfold […]

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What is Ghost planning to do tomorrow night in LA and NY?

Posted by on September 14, 2016

As you may know, Ghost has a new EP titled Popestar that some are suggesting will come out Friday (16). We heard its first single “Square Hammer” earlier this week but there seems to be more coming, and the cities of Los Angeles and New York have been chosen to get it. Ghost just posted another cryptic announcement via their social […]

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Anthrax playing special show at Saint Vitus Bar

Posted by on August 17, 2016

Are you a big fan of the big 4, but want to see one of them in a small venue? If you’re an NYC metal fan, September 16th might be your lucky day. It’s taken just over five years, but Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus Bar will get their first-ever Big 4 band to grace their stage. Fittingly, […]

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The Black Communion presents: Exmortus, Gravehill, Blade Killer, Ironaut on September 19th.

Posted by on August 8, 2016

As some of you may know, Metal Insider has teamed up with The Black Communion, a monthly series of free shows here to unite the LA metal community, to bring you the most talented metal bands for your enjoyment at no charge. This month, we have already scheduled a show with Eliminate (formed band with classic members of  Dark Angel, […]

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Get ready for Insane Clown Posse’s million hatchet man march

Posted by on July 26, 2016

Music aside, it can’t be said that Insane Clown Posse aren’t smart. Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope have built an empire out of goofy under-produced horror rap, building up a stable of other artists, and presenting their own annual festival, the Gathering of the Juggalos. It was at the 17th annual incarnation of the festival […]

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