Tag Archives: I the Breather

Headbangers’ Brawl 4/27: Which 2012 Summer Touring Fest Has The Strongest Lineup?

Posted by on April 27, 2012

With the official announcement of the Trespass America Festival this past week, this Summer has gotten even more crowded with touring festivals. It’s a Summer that will find Mayhem Fest, Summer Slaughter, All Stars Tour and others duking it out for the consumers’ money. But which Summer touring festival is giving the most bang for […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/15: Every Time I Tie With Jeezy

Posted by on March 15, 2012

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Only three hard rock or metal debuts made it onto the charts this week. However, not only does Every Time I Die have the top metal debut, but they also had a very impressive […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/7:Veil Of Maya Eclipses Previous Chart Position

Posted by on March 7, 2012

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. The charts are flooded this week with new metal/ hard rock releases, with four of the twelve debuts cracking the top 200. However, this week’s top debut comes from one of Sumerian Records’ biggest […]

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Mayhem Fest Confirms The Addition Of Motörhead, Announces Sumerian Records Stage

Posted by on March 5, 2012

As promised, The Rockstar EnergyDrink Mayhem Festival has revealed the special guest band that will be performing on the main stage along with Slipknot and Slayer. And the band is…exactly who we already knew it too be. But in case you for some reason remained skeptical of Lemmy Kilmister’s confirmation, Motörhead were officially added to this […]

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New & Noteworthy, February 28th – Enemy of the Music Business

Posted by on February 28, 2012

If death metal is the metal subgenre that the music industry continually tries to ignore, then grindcore is the bastard child that the industry has flat-out disowned. No subgenre is as abrasive, aggressive, or downright assaultive as grindcore, and it has been that way since its very beginning 25 years ago. The genre has changed […]

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Hatebreed, Biohazard and Attack Attack! To Headline New England Metal & Hardcore Festival

Posted by on February 1, 2011

The lineup to the New England Metal & Hardcore festival has been officially confirmed, and may surprise a few people. Usually a two day festival, the NEMHF has extended to three days, taking place on April 14, 15 and 16, and will once again return to The Palladium Theatre in Worcester, MA. Headlining the first […]

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New & Noteworthy, December 7th – Winter Madness

Posted by on December 7, 2010

This is my least favorite time of year, at least for the metalhead part of me. The new release supply is disappearing faster than a melting snowman. Tours are few and far between as bands take time off to be with their families. The tantalizing list of 2011 releases mocks me, laughing as I beg […]

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