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Monthly Archives: January 2016

Phil Anselmo isues apology for racist outburst

Posted by on January 30, 2016

After several days of silence following his non-apology for giving a Nazi salute and yelling “white power” onstage at the Dimebash, Phil Anselmo has had a change of heart and issued a video apology. Anselmo sounds genuinely apologetic, but is apologizing for that particular instance, which was preserved on video. It’s not like it’s a […]

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Prong are going cut and dry with new track

Posted by on January 29, 2016

Prong are set to release their new album X – No Absolutes on February 5th via SPV/Steamhammer and we heard the first track “Ultimate Authority” a few months back and if you want more, we have “Cut and Dry” for your enjoyment. Frontman Tommy Victor comments about the track: “I think you’ll find our new single, ‘Cut […]

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Machine Head’s Robb Flynn comments about Phil Anselmo’s racism allegations [UPDATED]

Posted by on January 29, 2016

The latest topic spiking controversy within the metal community (and beyond now) was Phil Anselmo’s racism accusations for him giving a Nazi salute and shouting “white power” during the latest edition of the Dimebash charity event in Hollywood, CA a few days ago. The situation has been reported and thoroughly discussed by many people in the metal scene […]

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Premiere: American Head Charge, “Let All the World Believe”

Posted by on January 29, 2016

Like fellow late ’90s-early 2000s nu-metal band System of a Down, Minneapolis band American Head Charge found themselves signed to American Recordings. In fact, Rick Rubin signed them based on a recommendation from System bassist Shavo Odadjian. In support of their American debut The War of Art, the band played Ozzfest and the Pledge of […]

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Anthrax debut new track ‘Breathing Lightning’ live

Posted by on January 29, 2016

Anthrax’s new album For All Kings will be released in February 26th and we’ve heard some tracks like “Evil Twin” and “Breathing Lightning” but the latter just got its live debut this past Wednesday (27th) at the Newport Music Hall in Columbus, OH. Check out the fan-film footage above to listen how the new track will sound if you get […]

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Dissident Aggression: Lycus – Chasms

Posted by on January 29, 2016

Somewhere, deep amid the thorny brambles of the metal world there exists a dimension of pure atmospherics. A place where some of the most talented acts in the metal world spend their days slow-cooking multiple genres in a cauldron of the ethereal. It’s deep within this dark side of the genre that Oakland’s Lycus consistently […]

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Van Halen makes it to the Super Bowl in Acura commercial

Posted by on January 29, 2016

The big game is coming up next Sunday, which means that even if you’re not interested in football in the least, you’ll at least hopefully have some entertaining commercials to watch. Acura unveiled theirs, and it’s a great one. It uses Van Halen’s “Running with the Devil,” to advertise the NSX. But if you haven’t spent […]

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New & Noteworthy, January 29th – The Bigger Picture

Posted by on January 29, 2016

We can officially say that the new year in music is off to a great start, as the final two weeks of January have given us more big-name releases than we normally get in the entire month of January. I’m hoping that the rest of the release calendar is this good in 2016, because that […]

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Killswitch Engage release new video for ‘Hate by Design’

Posted by on January 29, 2016

Killswitch Engage has a new album coming titled Incarnate, hitting the stores on March 11th via Roadrunner Records, and while we’ve had months to get used to “Strength of the Mind,” last night at midnight, however, the band dropped another taste of the record via a new music video for “Hate by Design.” The band will hit […]

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The Ghost Inside guitarist shares picture of missing toes after crash

Posted by on January 28, 2016

The Ghost Inside got into a very serious tour bus accident a few months ago, leaving its members in the hospital for several weeks. After some time speculating about the condition of each of the musicians, they decided to provide an update on their recovery, including the loss of drummer Andrew Tkaczyk’s leg and frontman Jonathan Vigil therapy to […]

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