Tag Archives: Woe Is Me

A SXSW Guide To Metal Events

Posted by on March 8, 2013

With the interactive portion of the 27th annual SXSW festival kicking off today, downtown Austin is transforming into a shitshow of epic proportions. Literally thousands of bands, hundreds of vendors, countless other companies, and a four-story tall Doritos vending machine are transforming the usually semi-sedate streets of Austin into nine days of marketing, branding and music […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/6: The Charts Are Ruined

Posted by on March 6, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Well okay, the charts aren’t actually ruined (except for the fact that the soundtrack to Twilight is on it). There have been various boosts to certain albums this week and we’ve got some debuts from […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/27: You Will Confess

Posted by on February 27, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It’s been approximately…never since my last confession. Actually, I don’t think anyone here at Metal Insider has ever made a confession that wasn’t preceded by downing a bottle of whiskey beforehand. Just kidding. We […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/20: Watch Your Temper

Posted by on February 20, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. We here at Metal Insider are generally peaceful people and hardly get angry at anyone over anything. Unless you don’t like tacos, in which case get the hell out (just kidding, we love you […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/13: Coheed Tops Post-Grammys Sales

Posted by on February 13, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Another year, another Grammy Awards Ceremony that most metalheads probably ignored in favor of something that wasn’t hosted by LL Cool J. Inevitably, a huge surge in sales for winners and nominees occured this […]

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Bring Me The Horizon, August Burns Red And Black Veil Brides Added To Vans Warped Tour 2013

Posted by on February 11, 2013

As we get closer to the summer, the Vans Warped Tour continue to add more bands to its 2013 lineup. And now the annual punk and pop rock touring festival has added some big name metalcore acts to its bill. Bring Me The Horizon, August Burns Red and Black Veil Brides are among the newly […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/6: Hatebreed Finds Divine Purpose On The Charts

Posted by on February 6, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. In the metal community, we usually aren’t the types that cross our fingers hoping that our favorite bands get a big debut on the charts. This is mostly because a) we don’t always expect […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/23: Burn Baby Burn

Posted by on January 23, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Every time I see a new Kidz Bop commercial, I die a little inside. Every time I see a Kidz Bop album anywhere on the charts (let alone top 10) I pretty much spit […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/16: Masks and Mascara

Posted by on January 16, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Finally, we’ve got some new debuts for you in 2013. This week, the top 2 debuts are also the top 2 albums for metal this week and they are in the top 10 overall. […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/9: It’s A Slow New Year

Posted by on January 9, 2013

 Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It’s the week after the week after Christmas, which means one thing for record sales: they’re going down! After the weeks of holiday shopping, followed by the redemption of iTunes and Amazon gift cards […]

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