Tag Archives: AFI

Metal By Numbers 2/7: Kreator are gods of the charts

Posted by on February 8, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Some bands are long overdue for some recognition, and Kreator are one of them. Certainly they’re the most well known of the Teutonic thrash scene (which includes Sodom, Destruction, and Tankard to name a […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/1: The charts are are star-studded

Posted by on February 1, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Well, kind of. There’s certainly a lot of debuts listed here list week, though the most anticipated one for the metal scene is likely Firewind’s latest album. Starset, however, is a focus here, considering […]

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New & Noteworthy: January 20th

Posted by on January 20, 2017

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases being released. This week features new music from Firewind, AFI, and Aversions Crown, as well as a bunch of King’s X vinyl re-releases and more. If you want to check out last week’s releases or see […]

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XTRMST will make a ‘Conformist’ out of you

Posted by on November 13, 2014

XTRMST released a video for “Conformist,” the second track from their upcoming full-length, self-titled debut, due out November 18th. The band is made up of vocalist Davey Havok and guitarist Jade Puget of AFI, and has been something the two have wanted to do for a long time. Said Havok, “Jade and I have been talking about starting […]

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AFI offshoot XTRMST announces release date

Posted by on October 3, 2014

XTRMST, the straight-edge hardcore band featuring vocalist Davey Havok and guitarist Jade Puget of AFI, have announced a release date for their self-titled debut album. Earlier this year we didn’t know much about the band, but finally more details are coming out. Due out November 18th, the 14-track album was produced by Puget in his home studio in Los […]

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Members of AFI start straight edge band called XTRMST

Posted by on March 18, 2014

We don’t write much about AFI on this site. In fact, the last time we wrote about the band all was concerning a crappy album cover from 2009. But this time we have more reason than usual to write about the band. Frontman Davey Havok and guitarist Jade Puget have gone and started a new straight […]

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Chicago’s Riotfest Returns With A Crazy Lineup

Posted by on May 16, 2013

What would you say if we told you that Motorhead, GWAR, Quicksand, Glassjaw and Bad Brains and The Devil Wears Prada were playing a festival. Pretty cool, right? What about if we told you they were also appearing with the likes of Fall Out Boy, Blondie, Public Enemy and Violent Femmes? If you’re a straight […]

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Guitar Hero: Warriors Of Rock Coming In September

Posted by on June 7, 2010

Remember when the Guitar Hero franchise was fresh and exciting? Activision does too, which is why the recently-announced Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, is the only GH game they’re releasing this year. In prior years, they’ve flooded the market, and by the time the awful Guitar Hero: Van Halen was released last year, no one […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/7 – A Sales (Nathan) Explosion

Posted by on October 7, 2009

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week as well as what’s getting played at Metal radio courtesy of radio trade magazine FMQB, whose metal panel consists of about 80 college and commercial stations that have metal shows, as well as SiriusXM, […]

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Rumored AFI Cover Takes The Lead In Worst Art Of 2009

Posted by on July 30, 2009

I don’t know if we are classifying AFI as anything in the realm of hard rock, or anything you’d be interested in, but this rumored cover art for their upcoming album just leaked, and the world needs to see this garbage. I don’t even know what kind of joke to make about this, it just […]

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