Category Archives: Splits

Counterparts drummer kicked out of band for domestic violence

Posted by on October 5, 2016

Canadian hardcore band Counterparts recently announced that their drummer, Kelly Bilan, was no longer in the band. At the time, there was no explanation given for his departure. Last week, however, Bilan’s ex-girlfriend provided a statement in support of the band stating that he was fired from the band after she pressed charges against him […]

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Fight Amp disbanding after November shows

Posted by on September 28, 2016

After 13 years and four albums, Philadelphia-era sludgy noise rock band Fight Amp have announced that they’re calling it day following their upcoming tour in November. The trio, who started out as Fight Amputation before changing their name in 2008, are amicably disbanding, and they don’t totally shut the door on a reunion. Here’s the […]

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Graveyard calling it quits

Posted by on September 23, 2016

After a decade and four albums, 70’s-influenced stoner rockers Graveyard have decided to break up. The culprit? Creative differences. Just last year, the band released Innocence & Decadence, which debuted at #2 on the Swedish charts. They also toured the states with Clutch and Mastodon. Apparently, their success wasn’t enough to keep them from breaking up. The band’s breakup […]

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Cliff Williams says he’s retiring from AC/DC

Posted by on July 7, 2016

  Usually, when a lot of people retire, they move to Florida, where it’s warm and relatively cheap. However, if you already live there, then it’s that much easier when you decide to hang it up. And in an interview with Gulfshore Life, AC/DC bassist Cliff Williams says that he’s getting ready to call it […]

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As Manowar announce breakup, we remember when Christopher Lee was on one of their albums

Posted by on May 25, 2016

  Earlier today, Manowar announced their breakup, which dealt a crushing blow to the loincloth and baby oil industry. For the last 36 years, and over the course of 11 album, the New York city quartet have been letting loose their message of swords and sorcery. With their cries of “All Men Play on Ten” and […]

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