Tag Archives: Misha Mansoor

Periphery members form 3DOT recordings, reveal debut release

Posted by on June 28, 2018

After parting ways from Sumerian records, Periphery’s Jake Bowen, Matt Halpern, Mark Holcomb, Misha Mansoor, and Spencer Sotelo has found their new home by forming their own label, 3DOT Recordings. 3DOT’s purpose is meant to be the home for all Periphery releases, the band’s side projects, as well as welcoming non-Periphery acts. Mansoor expressed his […]

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Sumerian’s Ash Avildsen calls Periphery “their own worst enemy”

Posted by on April 19, 2018

Sumerian founder and CEO Ash Avildsen was a recent guest on Jamey Jasta’s The Jasta Show. The two talked about the music business and Avildsen delved into his time working with Periphery on Sumerian. During their chat, Jasta brought up and questioned a recent article featuring Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor discussing how his earnings from […]

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Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor: “No one’s selling any records anyways now. It’s all gone. It’s all disappeared.”

Posted by on March 15, 2018

It’s a not-so-new reality that musicians today have to learn to be content not being millionaires. Sure,there are always a few who would do almost anything to make a buck, up to and including selling air in an empty plastic bags to maintain their financial status. As the years gone by, we have seen a huge […]

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Devin Townsend feeds Haunted Shores song a guest vocal

Posted by on April 4, 2016

If you’re a fan of Periphery, you already know about Haunted Shores. That band has been around for a while and features the  band’s guitarists, Mark Holcomb and Misha Mansoor. Former Periphery singer Chris Baretto has been in the band, which is a studio project, as well. Last year, the band released Viscera, an all-instrumental EP. […]

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Periphery’s Misha Mansoor covers ‘Rick & Morty’ song with his brother

Posted by on February 9, 2016

Even though Periphery are hard at work on their follow-up to last year’s double-album Alpha & Omega for a release this Summer, that hasn’t slowed guitarist Misha Mansoor down any. He decided to join up with his brother Axel to record a cover of a song from Rick & Morty. The second-season episode from last year, Get Schwifty featured a […]

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Misha Mansoor of Periphery covers ‘Rick and Morty’ theme

Posted by on August 24, 2015

Wondering what it would sound like if the Rick and Morty theme song got a metal makeover? Neither were we, but then we’re not Periphery guitarist Misha “Bulb” Mansoor, who made his own damn version of the song. Even though the show has only been on the air since 2013, Mansoor still calls it one of […]

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Metal Allegiance song lineup, release date announced

Posted by on June 16, 2015

We knew last month that the all-star Metal Allegiance was expanding from a one-off jam on a boat or on land to a full-fledged album. Today, the album release date and track lineup has been released and wow, it’s a doozy. Dropping September 18 on Nuclear Blast, the scope of artists involved and the collaborations […]

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Periphery to release a pair of Juggernauts

Posted by on November 5, 2014

We’ve known for a while now that Periphery was working on their proper follow-up to 2012’s Periphery II: This Time It’s Personal. Well, today they made an announcement that on January 27th, they’ll be releasing not one, but two albums. Juggernaut: Alpha and Juggernaut: Omega, will be coming out. It sounds like they’re doing some Coheed & Cambria-type […]

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Periphery give studio update on Juggernaut, tracking drums, goofing around

Posted by on July 2, 2014

Misha Mansoor of Periphery posted a brief minute and a half clip of the band in the studio working on their upcoming album Juggernaut on his YouTube channel today. The clip shows drummer Matt Halpern tracking some of the new songs, with clips of the band goofing off throughout. Juggernaut is expected to come out […]

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Periphery version of 2048 is a good time waster

Posted by on March 24, 2014

You may or may not be aware of a game called 2048, available online and on your mobile phone. In case you’re not, it’s a puzzle game where you slide numbered tiles on a grid and try and combine them to add up to 2048. If you’re bored of the original version, you don’t know […]

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