Tag Archives: Sleigh Bells

Former Underoath drummer Aaron Gillespie drumming for Paramore

Posted by on August 27, 2013

And slowly, members of defunct metalcore bands continue to take over the music industry. Former Underoath drummer Aaron Gillespie confirmed via Twitter yesterday that he would be drumming for Paramore on their fall tour. Gillespie had been in Underoath from 1997 until 2010, when he left the band. He also sang the clean vocals in […]

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Refused Add Sleigh Bells As Opener On West Coast Dates

Posted by on June 15, 2012

In a move that shows that they’re still paying attention to current music, recently reunited Swedish hardcore band Refused have tapped New York buzz duo Sleigh Bells as their opener for a handful of dates. For those not aware, Sleigh Bells mastermind Derek Miller learned his chops as the guitarist of Poison the Well. The […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/29: Poison The Charts – With Hipsters!

Posted by on February 29, 2012

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. The charts promise to be dominated by a heavy dose of metal and hard rock debuts in the weeks ahead. This week, though, there isn’t a single heavy debut  to report on. “Is that […]

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Foo Fighters, APC, Deftones Confirmed For Lollapalooza

Posted by on April 26, 2011

While it may not boast too much heavy metal acts, this year’s Lollapalooza is certainly building up to be heavier than one particular festival (granted, that’s not too hard to do). Along with Eminem, Muse and Coldplay, our favorite non-metal band Foo Fighters will be co-headlining this year’s festival, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary. […]

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Hipster Band Sleigh Bells Has Hardcore Past

Posted by on May 24, 2010

Usually here at Metal Insider headquarters, we’re impervious to hype, especially of the indie hipster variety. One man’s Beach House is another’s Animal Collective, which is fine if you’re into that sort of thing. But the here-today, gone later-today style of blogs named after farming implements and their ilk breathlessly proclaiming a different band “the […]

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