Tag Archives: High on Fire

Abbath will spread the Ashes of the Damned

Posted by on January 5, 2016

Norway’s guitar-less and drum-less  band Abbath  are about to release their self-titled debut album in a few weeks via Season of Mist, and then are following that up with a headliner tour across North America sponsored by Decibel Magazine along with Skeletonwitch, High on Fire and Tribulation. All those plans require a good amount of promotion, which we’ve seen with […]

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Pitchfork’s top 25 metal albums of 2015 unveiled

Posted by on December 21, 2015

By now, you could probably make a top ten list of the Top 10 lists out there. Hopefully, you’er not too fatigued by it, because Pitchfork has come out with their list of the top 25 albums of 2015. If you’re thinking what Pitchfork’s readership and sensibility is, you’ve probably already figured out that their […]

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‘Spin’ gets relatively underground for their top 20 metal albums

Posted by on December 14, 2015

Rolling Stone did it, Stereogum has done it, and we’ve been doing it. As 2015 draws to a close (2 1/2 weeks left, y’all!), so everyone’s  taking a look back at the year that was and naming their top metal records of the year. Spin‘s only metal inclusion in their top 50 albums of the year was […]

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Abbath rides on the wind with Judas Priest cover

Posted by on December 11, 2015

Former Immortal frontman and current black metal rockstar, Abbath, has a new self-titled album coming out on January 22nd via Season of Mist and we got a taste of it with “Fenrir Hunts” and “Winterbane” but if you can’t wait for that long to get a load of Abbath, we got some new tunes for you and […]

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Let’s argue about Rolling Stone’s top 20 metal albums list

Posted by on December 10, 2015

Last week, Rolling Stone named their top 50 albums of the year. No big surprises, in that Keith Richards and James Taylor were up on the list. and one metal album, or arguably metal album, was. That album was Marilyn Manson’s The Pale Emperor, which also tops their just-published list on Rollingstone.com of the 20 best metal albums […]

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Crowbar teases new album, has 4 songs written

Posted by on December 8, 2015

It hasn’t been that long since we got our hands on Crowbar’s latest Symmetry in Black and the band hasn’t stopped touring since its release last year. In fact, they’re about to head out on a tour with High on Fire in a few days but the band is always busy and are getting ready to write and […]

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Get a holiday card from Crowbar’s Kirk Windstein

Posted by on December 2, 2015

Want a holiday card from Crowbar’s Kirk Windstein? Well, you better hurry and get your order in, as Crowbar will be heading out on tour with High on Fire starting later this month. From the Crowbar Facebook page: “This year we will be offering personalized Holiday cards from the Riff Lord himself, Kirk Windstein, for $10 U.S and […]

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Skeletonwitch ready new singer, new tunes for 2016

Posted by on November 17, 2015

Skeletonwitch announced they’ll be part of Decibel Magazine’s 2016 tour, supporting headliner Abbath, along with High on Fire, and Tribulation. The band also dropped hints of new music (their first since 2013’s Serpents Unleashed) and a new vocalist. Said guitarist Scott Hedrick: “Cheers everyone! We are proud to announce that we will be a part of the mighty […]

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Abbath to headline Decibel Magazine Tour 2016

Posted by on November 16, 2015

Ladies and gentlemen, if you were bummed about not being able to attend this year’s Heavy MTL to see Abbath’s debut in North America, we are here to brighten your day, as the annual Decibel Magazine Tour just revealed their lineup for their 2016 edition and the headliner will be everyone’s favorite meme: Abbath. The tour […]

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High on Fire touring with Crowbar in December

Posted by on October 21, 2015

After a late summer run with Pallbearer and Lucifer, High on Fire have accounced a quick, nine-date US tour in support of their latest album, Luminiferous. Starting in December, the band will be bringing along Crowbar along for a mostly south eastern run. Matt Pike spoke to Loudwire in August about the climate of today’s metal scene: […]

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