Tag Archives: Between the Buried and Me

Toothgrinder pick their favorite sophomore albums

Posted by on November 10, 2017

Today, Toothgrinder’s sophomore album, Phantom Amour, hits stores. And while their second album is a worthy follow up to last year’s Nocturnal Masquerade, we thought it would be fun to see what the band’s favorite other sophomore albums were.   Justin Matthews (vocals)       Nirvana, Nevermind: Because it was one of the most iconic albums […]

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Video debut: Atlanta quintet Icaria “Collide” in video from forthcoming debut

Posted by on June 12, 2017

In less than two years, Atlanta metalcore quintet Icaria have already made a pretty impressive name for themselves, which will culminate with the July 14th release of their debut full length Transcendent. Proeudced and recorded by Jamie King (Between the Buried and Me) at The Basement Studios in Winston-Salem, NC, you can get a good […]

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Spotify Playlist: In the Presence of Wolves share their favorite wolf-themed music

Posted by on June 1, 2017

This week’s Spotify Playlist comes from New Jersey prog-metallers In the Presence of Wolves. The band’s EP, Of Two Minds, Stages 1-2: The Ape and the Cage, will be out on June 30th, and was recorded with The Dillinger Escape Plan’s Kevin Antreassian. You can  hear a taste of it here, and pre-order it here. When we […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/17: Motionless In White make a grave debut

Posted by on May 17, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   We’re still operating on limited info for Metal By Numbers, but I do have a treat for you. A few weeks ago I mentioned having total sales numbers for the Big Four, a […]

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Between the Buried and Me announce ‘Colors’ 10 year anniversary tour

Posted by on May 16, 2017

Progressive metallers Between the Buried and Me spent a decent amount of time on the road in support of 2015’s Coma Ecliptic by performing it in its entirety and it’s now available on CD/DVD. The band are hitting the road again this fall and this time, they are bringing Colors with them. To celebrate the […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/11: Madness remains on the charts

Posted by on May 11, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   This week’s list of debuts is even bigger than the last. While last week contained many Records Store Day numbers, this week is everything from returning veterans to live albums (no really, like […]

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Between the Buried and Me will show true ‘Colors’ for 10th anniversary tour

Posted by on March 9, 2017

While Alaska put prog-metallers Between the Buried and Me on the map, it was their 2007 album Colors that really got people excited about them and proved them as a band to watch. When we spoke to bassist Dan Briggs back in 2015, we asked him about the 10th anniversary of 2005’s Alaska, which was the year he […]

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Between the Buried and Me to release ‘Coma Ecliptic’ live CD/DVD

Posted by on March 8, 2017

2015’s Coma Ecliptic might have been Between the Buried and Me’s finest moment. The concept album found the band getting more melodic, creating a cohesive Pink Floyd-esque album about a guy in a self-induced coma. The band played the album in it’s entirety on some stops of the tour, and now a live Blu-ray/DVD/CD is coming […]

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Norway’s Blastfest cancelled, company dissolving

Posted by on February 2, 2017

  Last year, Norway’s Blastfest was in the news after the metal festival canceled the appearance of French band Peste Noire after pressure from anti-fascist groups. That was after Napalm Death pulled out of the festival, presumably as a result of the Peste Noire’s appearance. Also, Finnish black metal band Horna canceled their appearance in solidarity […]

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Interview: Coffee talk with Megadeth’s David Ellefson

Posted by on June 29, 2016

  David Ellefson is a busy man. In addition to having been the bassist of Megadeth for the majority of the band’s career, he also has his own record label, EMP Label Group. But that’s not all – an avid coffee fan, he recently formed his own coffee company, Ellefson Coffee Co., in partnership with […]

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