Category Archives: Festivals

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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Superjoint Ritual to reunite for Housecore Horror Fest

Posted by on August 19, 2014

Last year’s inaugural Housecore Horror Film Fest was enough of a success that they’re doing it again. And if the first performance of Eyehategod since the death of longtime drummer Joey LaCaze at least year’s festival was a once in a lifetime event, then the festival has upped the ante this year. Philip Anselmo’s band […]

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Final list of bands announced for Maryland Deathfest

Posted by on August 19, 2014

The third and final round of bands added to next year’s Maryland Deathfest have been announced. Some of the highlights include Agoraphobic Nosebleed playing their first ever live show, Cephalic Carnage playing material from their first three albums, and Inverloch playing a Disembowelment set. Bands like YOB, Razor, Conan, Artificial Brain and so many more […]

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Inferno Metal Festival to turn 15, sets first five bands, dates

Posted by on August 18, 2014

We had a blast at last year’s Inferno Metal Festival, a huge extreme fest in one of the most extreme countries for metal. And while it’s still eight months away, 2015′s Inferno Metal Festival has unveiled its first five bands, as well as its dates, and it looks to be a great one. Behemoth and Enslaved […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Performances of Heavy Montreal 2014

Posted by on August 11, 2014

Featuring Metallica’s only North American performance of 2014 (along with Slayer and Anthrax!) and drawing 40,000 bodies through the door on Day 1 alone, Heavy Montreal shut down Parc Jean-Drapeau in Quebec this past weekend to create the ultimate metal destination for Canadians, adventurous Americans and even a few fanatical travelers from overseas. We had […]

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