Tag Archives: Type O Negative

Interview: Black Satellite talk Type O Negative covers

Posted by on April 13, 2018

Tomorrow (14) will be the 8th anniversary of the passing of Type O Negative frontman Peter Steele. As big of a hole as his passing left in the landscape of heavy music, the band’s legacy continues on. New York by way of Pennsylvania duo Black Satellite are carrying on the dark, gothic legacy of the […]

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Life of Agony announce U.S., European tours

Posted by on March 19, 2018

Since they reformed and signed to Napalm Records, Life of Agony haven’t really toured that extensively. Their touring has been mainly confined to the East Coast, as the band have non-LOA jobs and families to manager. However, today, they’ve announced what appears to be their most extensive tour in years, as they’ll be playing 18 […]

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Remember When: Peter Steele appeared on Jerry Springer AND Ricki Lake’s Daytime Talk Shows?

Posted by on April 17, 2017

It’s not that often when metal creeps its way into mainstream pop culture. So when metal/hard rock acts do actually pop up in beloved sitcoms, dramatic films, cartoons or even reality series, it’s kind of awesome. So in the weekly column Remember When, Metal Insider recalls the most random instances of metal’s elite appearing in front […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: extreme love songs for Valentine’s Day

Posted by on February 14, 2017

Today is Valentine’s Day, and while we are sick of the same old sappy love songs, we figured to have a little fun,we’d gather a few extreme romantic tracks. Despite most of them coming from the nineties written about lust or love, they all lead to the same message. Enjoy!   5) Rotting Christ,  “After Dark […]

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Artist/photographer Nathaniel Shannon’s favorite photographs

Posted by on October 26, 2016

  This Friday (28), Brooklyn photographer Nathaniel Shannon will be expressing himself in an entirely different medium, as his debut album Trespasses will be released via Aqualamb Records. The album, released under the name Nathaniel Shannon and the Vanishing Twin, is a dark Tom Waits-like collection of Shannon’s bedroom recordings from over the last decade, and […]

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Original demos for Type O Negative’s ‘Bloody Kisses’ surface online

Posted by on August 26, 2016

A few days ago, Type O Negative’s Bloody Kisses turned 23 years old and since the day of release back in 1993, it’s regarded as one of the most successful records of the band. It contains some massive big hits like “Black No.1 (Little Miss Scare-All)” and “Christian Woman” but also became the first record to obtain a […]

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Pallbearer release surprise EP in advance of Baroness tour

Posted by on August 10, 2016

Already having made a name for themselves with doom fans over the past five years, Pallbearer keep finding new and diverse bands to go on tour with. Their Anthrax/Lamb of God tour earlier this year undoubtedly earned them some new fans, and their tour with Deafheaven probably confused some black metal hipster types that hadn’t heard […]

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Album Anniversary: Type O Negative’s debut album turns 25

Posted by on June 16, 2016

When you speak about a band like Type O Negative, just about everyone will have an opinion of them, no matter what. That’s because Type O Negative was an immense contributor to a new wave of gothic metal by incorporating intense sounds borrowed from doom and thrash metal as a result of frontman Peter Steele’s […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10: Unsuccessful replacements in metal and hard rock

Posted by on May 4, 2016

AC/DC defied the odds 36 years ago when they recorded one of the most iconic rock albums of all time, Back In Black, with the late (and very beloved) Bon Scott’s replacement Brian Johnson. Now they’re taking a similar gamble by bringing in Axl Rose to fill in for a sidelined Johnson on the road. […]

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Nicole Dollanganger covers Type O Negative “Christian Woman”

Posted by on February 24, 2016

Nicole Dollanganger is a young singer and songwriter from Canada who recently started getting notoriety in the music scene for her unique style of dream pop. Why is this relevant to us? Because, despite writing and performing the polar opposite of rock or metal music, Dollanganger takes her inspiration from bands like Morbid Angel, Twitching Tongues, […]

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