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Tag Archives: Havok

Havok’s gear stolen, band launches crowdfunding campaign

Posted by on September 6, 2017

One of the hazards of being in a band, along with accidents, lack of health insurance, potentially unhealthy lifestyles and rampaging egos is theft. The latest band to fall victim to it is Havok, who returned home from a European tour to find their trailer broken into and gear stolen. While it’s despicable enough to […]

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Overkill to headline 2017’s Metal Alliance tour

Posted by on June 15, 2017

Earlier last month, we guessed 2017’s Metal Alliance Tour will include Unleashed as a headliner. However, our prediction turned out wrong for the 7th annual celebration. The lineup is now officially revealed and this time around, New Jersey thrash legends Overkill will headline. Sharing the platform on this trek will be New Orleans sludgers Crowbar, Havok, […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/20: Sales in reverse

Posted by on April 20, 2017

    Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Blah blah happy 4/20 bro blah blah. We don’t have a whole bunch of doom/stoner bands on the debut list this week, though the two that are present are particularly good […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/12: Mastodon are emperors of sales

Posted by on April 12, 2017

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Mastodon have been a cornerstone for modern metal for years now, so to see them take the top spot makes my day. In a time where many metal bands that reigned in […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/5: Steel Panther set the bar

Posted by on April 5, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. One of the things I’ve enjoyed about writing this column for nearly five years (wait, that long?) is seeing sales patterns of bands growing in popularity, tracking the numbers for their new top 20 […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/29: Obituary have a dead on debut

Posted by on March 29, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Oh, hello. Missed you all last week. But we’re back with MBN where some things have change, some are the same. For example, Metallica are still in the top ten with Korn and Skillet […]

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Best Music Videos of the Week Ending 3/03

Posted by on March 3, 2017

Another week has passed and we’ve heard and seen a few awesome videos already including Motionless In White’s “Loud (Fuck It),” Life of Agony’s “A Place Where There’s No More Pain,” John Frum’s “Presage of Emptiness,” and the new Sólstafir tune “Ísafold.”  With that said, here are this week’s best videos. 5) In Flames – […]

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Suicidal Tendencies, Crowbar, Havok touring in February

Posted by on January 3, 2017

New year, new tours, amirite? While we’ve merely scratched the surface of tour announcements, but if you’re into thrash and/or sludge, you’ll be excited to hear that Suicidal Tendencies, Crowbar and Havok will be teaming up for a tour in February and March. Suicidal are on an upswing right now, having released World Gone Mad last year and […]

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Havok pulled off Megadeth tour after being dropped by management

Posted by on August 18, 2016

Yesterday, Havok vocalist/guitarist David Sanchez reached out to Metal Sucks with a statement about them being dropped from the Megadeth, Amon Amarth, Suicidal Tendencies and Metal Church tour. The Denver thrash band said that Dave Mustaine chose to remove them from the lineup after they were offered a contract that they found “unacceptable.” Interestingly, the […]

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Find out how much Children of Bodom, At The Drive-In, The Sword and more made on the road

Posted by on April 14, 2016

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, and we’ve summarized them here for you. Let’s take a look at what the past few months have been for all the touring bands who […]

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