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Nicolas Cage’s son still in a metal band

Posted by on September 19, 2014

Five years ago, we noted that Nicolas Cage’s son Weston was the vocalist of a black metal band called Eyes of Noctum. Since then, the  band’s gone on to… well, not much. They put an album out in 2009, but the band’s official web site is yours for the taking, and since then, he’s gotten […]

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Amon Amarth’s ‘Deceiver of the Gods’ video is viking-y

Posted by on September 19, 2014

Given that Amon Amarth’s Deceiver of the Gods is another vintage blast of Swedish viking metal, the band’s stage set was a Viking ship and that frontman Johan Hegg appears in the fortthcoming film Northmen – A Viking Saga, you might have an idea of what the video for the title track would look like. You […]

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GWAR clarifies new lineup changes

Posted by on September 19, 2014

Yesterday, It was revealed that there’s a new female vocalist in GWAR. And while initial reports made it seem like Vulvatron, who made her debut this past weekend at Chicago’s Riot Fest, was a true co-lead vocalist of the band, GWAR today released a statement clarifying that while Vulvatron is certainly a part of GWAR, […]

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Andrew W.K. parties hard with Nekrogoblikon in the studio

Posted by on September 19, 2014

It seems like there’s been a bit of an Andrew W.K. revival recently. He’s been popping up nearly everywhere, most notably in the pages of the Village Voice, where his advice column, “Ask Andrew W.K.,” has been generating tons of buzz for the party enthusiast. He’s also opened for Black Sabbath,  played drums for 24 hours […]

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Saint Vitus Bar booker David Castillo talks about DLF Live, the venue

Posted by on September 19, 2014

It’s only been about 3 1/2 years since Greenpoint bar and venue Saint Vitus Bar opened up. Since then, it’s quickly become a destination not only for metal fans, but for bands themselves. Converge, Every Time I Die, Deafheaven, Descendents, Pentagram and Saint Vitus themselves are among the bands that have graced the stage in […]

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