Tag Archives: Orange Goblin

Hellfest Announces 2018 Lineup

Posted by on December 13, 2017

  Hellfest is back for their 13th annual heavy metal festival and has announced their final line up. Featuring over 150 bands on 6 stages, Hellfest takes place in Clisson France from June 22-24. Previously announced headliners such as Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Avenged Sevenfold, Deftones, A Perfect Circle, Marilyn Manson, Megadeth, Limp Bizkit, Nightwish, […]

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And the Metal Hammer Golden God award winners are…

Posted by on June 13, 2017

  Given that Metal Hammer came very close to ceasing to exist last year, the fact that they were able to throw their 15th annual Golden Gods awards is quite an acheivement. The UK awards show took place last night and featured performances from Avatar, Clutch, Mastodon, and Orange Goblin, whose frontman Ben Ward started […]

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Orange Goblin frontman sets up crowdfunding campaign to help ex-Team Rock employees

Posted by on December 20, 2016

Yesterday, we learned that Metal Hammer publisher Team Rock is liquidating its assets as the company prepares to close. That’s bad news for metal in print media to be sure, but even worse is that 73 people with homes and families are out in the cold a week before Christmas. That really sucks, so this is the […]

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Report: Candlelight Records acquired by Spinefarm

Posted by on January 19, 2016

Spinefarm Records has been adding some pretty cool names to its roster. However, the label’s next big move involves acquiring another label, Candlelight Records. Edward Christie and Steve Beatty, owners of the U.K. based label Candlelight, have reportedly sold the company’s assets to Spinefarm (who are owned by Universal Music Group). Blabbermouth obtained an email […]

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King Parrot Tour Diary – The Final Chapter

Posted by on December 31, 2014

For the last month or so, Australian grindcore band King Parrot have been giving us an exclusive look at life on the road via their tour diary. The “Punk Rock but Kinda Not” tour found them on the road with Down, Orange Goblin and Bl’ast. Here we see them trying to legally buy some marijuana […]

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Exclusive video: King Parrot tour diary – entry 2

Posted by on December 15, 2014

The “Punk Rock but Kinda Not” tour with Down, Orange Goblin, Bl’ast and King Parrot is continuing on through North America, and King Parrot have graciously decided to share what life on the road is like via a video tour diary. The band’s video production skills have increased since their first one, and in this longer clip, […]

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Exclusive video: King Parrot tour diary – week 1

Posted by on December 9, 2014

Australia’s King Parrot have established a reputation as one hell of a tight band with an insane live show. They’ve gotten to show that off with Origin, and also played the Housecore Horror Film Festival. They’re currently on the road with the “Punk Rock but Kinda Not” tour with Down, Orange Goblin and B’last, and while […]

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Wino issues statement on meth arrest

Posted by on November 18, 2014

Saint Vitus frontman Scott “Wino” Weinrich has made a statement through Decibel Magazine about his recent arrest in Norway and subsequent deportation. He was caught with 11  grams of methamphetamine on November 9th when crossing the Norweigan border. Said Weinrich in his statement, “After several productive year of sobriety, the rigors of almost nonstop touring and life’s circumstances led […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/29: Wait, you already knew Slipknot was #1?

Posted by on October 29, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Through collective industry clairvoyance, everyone already knew that Slipknot’s long-awaited new album would top the charts. Hell, people were talking about this last week. People were probably even talking about it months ago before the […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/23: Charts are pretty witchin’

Posted by on October 23, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Missed this column last week? We did too. That’s why we did all we could to make this week’s edition extra great. How you ask? By including new albums from the likes of Exodus, […]

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