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Meshuggah Drummer Collaborates with ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Actress/Fiancé on New Project

Posted by on June 23, 2020

    Meshuggah drummer Tomas Haake and fiance Jessica Pimentel (best known for her work on Orange Is The New Black as Maria Ruiz) are working on a new musical project together. In an interview with the Behind the Vinyl podcast released on June 16, Pimentel (who aside from acting fronts metal band Alekhine’s Gun) […]

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Slayer’s impact on New York’s music scene explained by members of Misfits, Anthrax, Agnostic Front, and more

Posted by on November 25, 2019

Slayer said farewell to NYC at the Madison Square Garden on November 9th, 2019. For this bittersweet show, we had photographer Khadija Bhuiyan capture these thrash legends. Additionally, Spotlights/Primitive Weapons drummer Chris Enriquez asked members from Anthrax, Agnostic Front, The Misfits, and more to share their thoughts on Slayer’s impact on the New York music scene. Author: Chris Enriquez // Photographer: […]

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Winners revealed for 2018’s Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards including Judas Priest, Lacuna Coil and more

Posted by on June 12, 2018

Yesterday (11th), Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards show took place at the Indigo2 in London, England. Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta hosted the ceremony while performances came from Parkway Drive, Baroness, Meshuggah, Myrkur, and Carpenter Brut. The winners have been revealed and you can check out the list below as a few choices shocked us including the […]

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Brujeria taps ‘Orange is the New Black’ actress Jessica Pimentel as vocalist for remaining tour dates

Posted by on November 8, 2017

While there have been enough magazine articles and blog posts for many metal fans to know that Orange is the New Black star Jessica Pimentel is also an accomplished singer, it’s been common knowledge around New York City for a while now. The singer fronts Brooklyn band Alekhine’s Gun, and has done so since before […]

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Photos: Candiria, Alekhine’s Gun, New York, Studio at Webster Hall, 4/7/16

Posted by on April 8, 2016

While hard to define, Candiria pretty much defined their own wave of New York hardcore when they emerged in the early ’90s. Balancing complex polyrythms with odd jazz breakdowns, then gradually transitioning to a more commercial sound by the time of 2004’s What Doesn’t Kill You…, the band are getting set to release their first album since 2009 […]

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