Tag Archives: Robb Flynn

Machine Head postpones two more shows

Posted by on February 20, 2018

Following Robb Flynn’s severe lung infection, more Machine Head shows have been postponed. Initially, the band was scheduled to resume tonight (20th) in Des Moines, IA, despite cancelling tomorrow’s gig in Madison, WI in order for Flynn to have enough rest between shows. However, in addition to the already-postponed Cleveland and Detroit dates, tonight’s show […]

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Machine Head cancel tonight’s show due to Robb Flynn lung infection

Posted by on February 16, 2018

By all accounts, Machine Head’s tour behind Catharsis is going really well. Last Friday’s show sold out New York’s Playstation Theater, and the evening with format is going over great. However, maybe that’s a little too much singing for Robb Flynn. Last night’s show in Pittsburgh ended after only six songs, as Flynn said that he […]

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Machine Head’s Robb Flynn rants about album sales, ‘Catharsis ,’ and more

Posted by on February 8, 2018

Machine Head frontman Robb Flynn has returned to social media with another rant. from his “The General Journals: Diary of a Frontman…and other ramblings.” The band’s latest album, Catharsis, is the band’s most polarizing album since Supercharger, and as a result, it stopped their upward trend in sales that they’ve had since The Blackening. However, as we’d discussed, […]

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Review: Machine Head’s ‘Catharsis’ is what you might have expected

Posted by on January 26, 2018

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that I’m not a fan of Robb Flynn’s politics but there are few artists who share the same politics that I do and if I based whether or not I liked a record because of politics I’d be listening to nearly nothing in any genre. Moreover, it’s not necessarily fair to […]

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Machine Head reveal new track and video for “Kaleidoscope”

Posted by on January 19, 2018

Machine Head have amped up their promotion game and released yet another music video before Catharsis hits stores on January 26th. The latest track, “Kaleidoscope” is on the same page as “Bastards” and “Beyond the Pale” lyrically and musically. The band hired director Mike Sloat to take the reins for this interesting video. Watch and enjoy: Frontman, […]

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Machine Head’s Robb Flynn talks about the importance of physical CDs

Posted by on January 11, 2018

Machine Head is dropping their new album, Catharsis on January 26th which has frontman, Robb Flynn working the press circuit. This week, the band has posted a three minute clip of Flynn talking about the importance of craftsmanship when creating a physical music product. One of the highlights of the video is when the vocalist […]

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Machine Head slams Decibel reviewer after negative review of ‘Catharsis’

Posted by on January 4, 2018

There are countless of bands who have changed their style over the years, and a few who at some point, returned to their roots. We’ve heard these alterations with bands such as Opeth, Enslaved, Anathema, Kreator, Metallica, Linkin Park, Suicide Silence, and… well, you get the point. Fans and critics do have the opportunity to […]

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Machine Head’s Robb Flynn expresses his distaste for playing festivals; only wants to play solo shows

Posted by on December 18, 2017

In the past couple years, Machine Head has been going out on the road by themselves with no openers, no local acts, no one. Fortunately for the band, the tours have been successful and decided to do it again for the Catharsis tour cycle. In a recent chat with Jamey Jasta on The Jasta Show, […]

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Robb Flynn on new Machine Head: “This isn’t us at our heaviest”

Posted by on November 21, 2017

Machine Head’s Robb Flynn recently spoke with Jason Ellis of SiriusXM about their new album Catharsis, which is scheduled to be released January 26th through Nuclear Blast. The frontman spoke about the writing process and how the album is more melodic and groovy, rather than heavy. “I’ve been telling everybody, ‘Keep your expectations low for […]

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Machine Head’s Robb Flynn weighs in on Charlottesville

Posted by on August 18, 2017

As this past weekend’s events proved, there’s still quite a bit of racism in America. However, it’s not just Charlottesville that proved this. White supremacist Dylan Roof walked into an African American church in 2015 and killed nine churchgoers in Charlotte, and in the wake of that, there was a movement to have the Confederate […]

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