Tag Archives: Sodom

Sodom announces new lineup

Posted by on January 22, 2018

Sodom’s new lineup has officially been revealed and this time around, they have expanded from a trio to a quartet. Guitarist Frank “Blackfire” Gosdzik has rejoined the group while Stefan “Husky” Hüskens has been recruited to the drumkit and Yorck Segatz on second guitar. The group plan to have their first single out by sometime […]

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Former Sodom members claimed they were terminated via WhatsApp

Posted by on January 8, 2018

Late last week, Sodom singer/bassist/founding member Tom Angelripper announced that he parted ways with longtime members Bernd “Bernemann” Kost and Markus “Makka” Freiwald in order to “start all over again with fresh and hungry musicians.” Bernemann and Makka have both decided to share an update via Facebook, about their side of the story to their […]

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Sodom parts ways with everyone aside from Angelripper

Posted by on January 5, 2018

Sodom frontman/bassist/founding member Tom Angelripper has parted ways with guitarist Bernd “Bernemann” Kost and drummer Markus “Makka” Freiwald. While Angelripper is now the only member left in the group, he promises the new-lineup will be announced soon. Angelripper shared the following on the band’s Facebook: “Tom Angelripper splits up with Bernemann & Makka New line-up […]

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Metal By Numbers 9/21: The charts are a harsh, cold world

Posted by on September 21, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. I’ve been writing this column for four years now, and while that might not sound like a super long time, it’s interesting to see how things have changed regarding record sales. Sure, there are […]

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Metal By Numbers 9/13: A Day To Remember score a victory on the charts

Posted by on September 14, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. A Day To Remember have come a long way since they first decided to sue Victory Records, which included battles over breach of contract and whether or not they were allowed to release their album Common […]

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Metal By Numbers 9/7: The party isn’t over for the charts

Posted by on September 7, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. What did I tell you? First step towards the fall months and we get thirteen albums dropped on us. As always, I point you to Chris Colgan for details on new releases and the […]

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New & Noteworthy, August 26th – Electricity

Posted by on August 26, 2016

Can you feel it? Because we’re almost there. The new tracks released yesterday from Meshuggah, In Flames, and Every Time I Die, along with the new Metallica song released last week, are all signs that we’re about to enter one of the most intense fall release calendars in recent memory. And it all starts today, […]

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Amnesia Rockfest announces lineup for 2016 as Cavaleras battle

Posted by on March 24, 2016

Canada may not be on the same level as Europe when it comes about rock and metal festivals but they are working their way there with massive festivals across their maple-y country. Amnesia Rockfest is one of the biggest festivals our northern neighbors have and, aside from being the set of cheesy porn videos, they […]

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Insect Warfare are back, announce appearance at Obscene Extreme 2016

Posted by on January 21, 2016

Grindcore is a genre that only some can find an appeal on but some bands transcend the barriers of styles and make a dent on the extreme metal scene. Insect Warfare was one of the best American acts of the genres in the mid 2000’s before they disbanded in 2009 and many have cried for […]

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At the Gates announce US tour with Decapitated

Posted by on October 27, 2015

Following their appearance on next year’s 70,000 Tons of Metal (which already includes Cradle of Filth, Iced Earth, Sodom and more) Swedish metal legends At the Gates will do an 11-date tour with an impressive list of support bands; Decapitated, The Haunted, and Harms Way. About a week ago Decapitated had to cancel their tour with Soulfly and […]

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