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Huntress is still together, says rest of Huntress

Posted by on October 28, 2015

What a difference a few hours makes. Earlier today, Huntress vocalist Jill Janus released a since-deleted statement on the band’s Facebook page stating that they were done. “I’m packing it up,” she  stated. It appeared to have taken many by surprise, including her band, and just recently, guitarist Blake Meahl took to the band’s page to state […]

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Huntress call it quits, blame noise and trolls

Posted by on October 28, 2015

After vocalist Jill Janus beat uterus cancer she needed some proper rest, so Huntress cancelled their September tour with Avatar and Gemini Syndrome, right before the release of their latest album Static, which came out September 25th. Now, about a month later, vocalist Jill Janus has announced that the band is calling it quits entirely. Said Janus, “The end. I told ya the Huntress […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/7: The charts drive it home

Posted by on October 7, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. The list of new debuts this week is notably shorter than previous weeks and lacking in big heavy hitters (no offense to Parkway Drive or any other bands listed here). So you may be […]

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Huntress are full of Sorrow with new video

Posted by on September 25, 2015

Today Huntress’ third album, Static, was released. Next week, they’ll be taking to the high seas on the Motorboat Cruise alongside Lemmy, who co-wrote the charming “I Want to Fuck You to Death” on their last album. To commemorate their album’s release, the band have unveiled a video for the album’s opener, “Sorrow.” The video, […]

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New & Noteworthy, September 25th – The Slow Surrender

Posted by on September 25, 2015

Cherish this last week of September, friends, for next week, October is upon us. And with October comes the slow but steady decline of the 2015 release calendar, as we approach the holiday season, end-of-year countdowns, and the dark period of no new music that plagues us every year. This year has truly flown by, […]

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Huntress cancel touring in September

Posted by on August 31, 2015

In an interview with Revolver earlier this year, Jill Janus of Huntress was diagnosed with uterus cancer. Now officially cancer free, doctors are ordering her to rest, which means the band won’t be touring in September with Avatar, Gemini Syndrome, and First Decree. Said Jill Janus in a statement on the band’s official website: “Two months ago I had […]

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Huntress not remaining Static, announce new album

Posted by on June 15, 2015

It’s been a few years since we’ve heard from Huntress, but the band, led by Jill Janus, have announced that their third album, Static, will be released on Napalm Records on September 25. The California band recorded the album with Paul Fig (Alice in Chains, Deftones, Trivium) and Fireball Ministry guitarist Jim Rota. The album, their third, […]

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Watch Jill Janus from Huntress motorboat a Suicide Girl

Posted by on May 4, 2015

The second annual Motorhead Motorboat cruise is happening, so it’s about time someone got motorboated, right? Huntress frontwoman Jill Janus gamely accepted the challenge that no one offered, and motorboated a Suicide Girls friend of hers, Moxi Suicide, on her Instagram account. In addition to Huntress joining the cruise, Motorhead, Anthrax, Suicidal Tendencies, Hatebreed and […]

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Slayer, Motörhead, Anthrax, Exodus playing 2015 Motörboat

Posted by on March 18, 2015

Last year’s Motörhead’s Motörboat was a rousing success by all accounts, and even before it ended, the organizers said that it would be an annual event. Sure enough, the lineup and dates for 2015’s event have been announced, and it seems like they might have even upped the ante from last year’s. In addition to Motörhead, who […]

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Huntress’ Jill Janus fills in for Johan Hegg at Amon Amarth show

Posted by on January 19, 2015

It ain’t easy being Johan Hegg. First of all, there’s gotta be a lot of beard upkeep happening, but as the frontman of Amon Amarth, he also has to maintain his voice. While on tour with opening act Huntress in Plymouth, England, Hegg blew out his voice, and was unable to sing for the set. […]

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