Tag Archives: Voivod

Black Crown Initiate crowdfunding a new van

Posted by on November 14, 2014

Black Crown Initiate are in need of a new van, and they’re asking their fans for help. With a recently launched IndieGogo campaign, the band is looking to raise $25,000 to replace their current van, nicknamed “Captain Planet” because it has no catalytic converter, and has broken down a few times, leaving the band stranded and missing […]

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Napalm Death guitarist to take break from band

Posted by on November 5, 2014

Napalm Death guitarist Mitch Harris won’t be performing with the band in the immediate future, according to a statement issued by the band via Facebook. “Due to illness within his family, we would like to announce that Mitch Harris will unfortunately not be performing with us for the near future. We stress that this is not a permanent […]

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Napalm Death, Voivod headline new Decibel Magazine tour

Posted by on November 4, 2014

Voivod just announced their upcoming tour with Napalm Death on Decibel Magazine’s “Through Space and Grind” Tour. Not only that, but the band mentioned a ton of amazing bands on the tour. From Voivod’s Facebook page: We’re proud to announce that we will tour with the legendary grind band Napalm Death on Decibel’s THROUGH SPACE AND GRIND […]

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Superjoint Ritual to reunite for Housecore Horror Fest

Posted by on August 19, 2014

Last year’s inaugural Housecore Horror Film Fest was enough of a success that they’re doing it again. And if the first performance of Eyehategod since the death of longtime drummer Joey LaCaze at least year’s festival was a once in a lifetime event, then the festival has upped the ante this year. Philip Anselmo’s band […]

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David Davidson on Revocation’s fresh start with Metal Blade Records

Posted by on June 27, 2014

It’s a little after 8pm on a Thursday evening. Revocation just finished its set at the DevilDriver / Whitechapel tour’s stop in New York City, and now frontman David Davidson is standing a few blocks away from Stage 48, holding a spot on a semi-busy street for the band’s van to park in. While making […]

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What does Mastodon’s Brent Hinds have against Dave Grohl?

Posted by on May 7, 2014

As far as memes go, yesterday, Brent Hinds of Mastodon posted a pretty funny one on his Instagram account. It was a picture of Dave Grohl with the caption “making rock n roll safer with every red carpet all star jam.” As theprp pointed out, Grohl and Mastodon have a past, or at least he […]

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CMJ lists top 20 Metal albums of the year at college radio

Posted by on December 18, 2013

Yesterday, CMJ came out with their year-end list of the most played metal albums at college radio in 2013. The magazine ranked their list based on what college radio around the country played. A bit about how CMJ came up with their list: There isn’t a spin detection system at college radio like there is […]

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Top 10s of the year from Anthrax, Broken Hope, SpiralArms, Rivers of Nihil

Posted by on December 4, 2013

It’s December, which means it’s time for that annual rite of passage where everyone attempts to summarize a year’s worth of music into a top ten list. Metal Insider and its contributors will be releasing our lists starting soon, but we’ve also gotten lists from some of the artists themselves. Here’s the first installment, featuring […]

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Jason Newsted and Phil Anselmo Join Voivod Onstage at France’s Hellfest

Posted by on June 26, 2013

Check out this footage of Canadian prog/thrash innovators Voivod performing with former bass player Jason “Jasonic” Newsted (ex-Metallica). Newsted is currently involved in his self-titled solo act Newsted who were also performing at the three-day open-air festival, but took the time to join his former band onstage for the song “Voivod,” from their first album War […]

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Megadeth Add Two NYC Dates To Gigantour

Posted by on June 18, 2013

Megadeth has added two dates in New York City to Gigantour this summer, bringing the touring festival to the Hammerstein Ballroom on August 6 and 7.

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