Tag Archives: Misha Mansoor

Devin Townsend feeds Haunted Shores song a guest vocal

Posted by on April 4, 2016

If you’re a fan of Periphery, you already know about Haunted Shores. That band has been around for a while and features the  band’s guitarists, Mark Holcomb and Misha Mansoor. Former Periphery singer Chris Baretto has been in the band, which is a studio project, as well. Last year, the band released Viscera, an all-instrumental EP. […]

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Periphery’s Misha Mansoor covers ‘Rick & Morty’ song with his brother

Posted by on February 9, 2016

Even though Periphery are hard at work on their follow-up to last year’s double-album Alpha & Omega for a release this Summer, that hasn’t slowed guitarist Misha Mansoor down any. He decided to join up with his brother Axel to record a cover of a song from Rick & Morty. The second-season episode from last year, Get Schwifty featured a […]

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Misha Mansoor of Periphery covers ‘Rick and Morty’ theme

Posted by on August 24, 2015

Wondering what it would sound like if the Rick and Morty theme song got a metal makeover? Neither were we, but then we’re not Periphery guitarist Misha “Bulb” Mansoor, who made his own damn version of the song. Even though the show has only been on the air since 2013, Mansoor still calls it one of […]

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Metal Allegiance song lineup, release date announced

Posted by on June 16, 2015

We knew last month that the all-star Metal Allegiance was expanding from a one-off jam on a boat or on land to a full-fledged album. Today, the album release date and track lineup has been released and wow, it’s a doozy. Dropping September 18 on Nuclear Blast, the scope of artists involved and the collaborations […]

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Periphery to release a pair of Juggernauts

Posted by on November 5, 2014

We’ve known for a while now that Periphery was working on their proper follow-up to 2012’s Periphery II: This Time It’s Personal. Well, today they made an announcement that on January 27th, they’ll be releasing not one, but two albums. Juggernaut: Alpha and Juggernaut: Omega, will be coming out. It sounds like they’re doing some Coheed & Cambria-type […]

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Periphery give studio update on Juggernaut, tracking drums, goofing around

Posted by on July 2, 2014

Misha Mansoor of Periphery posted a brief minute and a half clip of the band in the studio working on their upcoming album Juggernaut on his YouTube channel today. The clip shows drummer Matt Halpern tracking some of the new songs, with clips of the band goofing off throughout. Juggernaut is expected to come out […]

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Periphery version of 2048 is a good time waster

Posted by on March 24, 2014

You may or may not be aware of a game called 2048, available online and on your mobile phone. In case you’re not, it’s a puzzle game where you slide numbered tiles on a grid and try and combine them to add up to 2048. If you’re bored of the original version, you don’t know […]

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Periphery prepare to get started on next album

Posted by on March 18, 2014

Periphery already gave us a nice helping of new music earlier this year with Clear, but now it looks like they’re gearing up for their next full-length and followup to Periphery II: This Time It’s Personal. Yesterday, mastermind Misha Mansoor posted the following to Facebook: Yesterday we played the last show we will play until our next […]

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Enjoy a new song from Animals As Leaders

Posted by on February 18, 2014

A new song from Animals As Leaders may have leaked (and get taken down immediately) earlier this month (though they keep playing the song live). However, today we get our first official taste of the instrumental trio’s new album The Joy Of Motion. In short, the song titled “Tooth And Claw” finds Animals As Leaders […]

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Animals As Leaders are in the studio, so play ‘Kidman’

Posted by on November 25, 2013

There’s some good djent news headed your way. Over the weekend, Periphery bassist Adam “Nolly” Getgood posted on his Facebook page that he was in the studio with Animals as Leaders. “Matthew Gartska is killing the Animals as Leaders drum sessions,” he commented. “Hardest hitter I’ve recorded for sure.” This will be Gartska’s first album […]

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