Category Archives: Top 5

Metal Insider top 5: criminally underrated films by Black Sheep Wall drummer Jackson Thompson

Posted by on May 26, 2015

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. Today we’re joined by Black Sheep Wall drummer Jackson Thompson. Black Sheep Wall is currently on a tour with Colombian Necktie, a tour that Metal Insider is sponsoring. In fact, they’re running a tour diary, which started today. A […]

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Metal Insider top 5: Metal David Lettterman performances

Posted by on May 20, 2015

After tonight, the late night talk show landscape is going to get a lot more barren, as David Letterman steps down from his long-running Late Show With David Letterman. He’s been a staple since 1982, when Late Night with David Letterman first signed on at NBC. And while Letterman was best known, at least initially, for his […]

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Metal Insider top 5: bands that will probably never reunite

Posted by on May 5, 2015

If there’s one thing we’ve learned throughout the years, it’s pretty much to never say never. In the next few months, records will come out from Refused and Faith No More after 17 and 18 years, respectively. They follow At the Gates, Carcass and Godflesh, all of whom got back together in the last couple […]

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Metal Insider Top 10: Female musicians to watch at upcoming festivals

Posted by on April 28, 2015

There’s been a lot of talk lately about there not being enough female representation in festival booking – and for good reason. It’s surely not always an intentional exclusion of course, but is definitely worth discussing and calling attention to. Festivals like Flight of the Valkyries and Metal Female Voices Fest aim to highlight and celebrate metal […]

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Metal Insider Top 5: New England Metal and Hardcore Festival memories

Posted by on April 6, 2015

In less than two weeks, the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival will kick off. In its 17th year, the Fest is an annual rite of passage for many all over the East Coast and beyond. With everyone from Between the Buried and Me, Testament, Exodus, Death Angel Nails and The Color Morale playing, this […]

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