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Mutoid Man, Royal Thunder take on “Wrecking Ball” for ‘2 Minutes to Late Night’

Posted by on November 27, 2017

  If there’s one thing we’ve learned from our favorite late night talk show that doesn’t really exist, Two Minutes to Late Night, it’s to expect the unexpected. Sure, some things haven’t changed about the show, which lives on YouTube. There’s host Gwarsenio Hall, the backdrop of Saint Vitus Bar, and (sorry, The Roots) the best […]

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New cooking series ‘Snacking for Vengeance’ launches

Posted by on August 29, 2017

Metal and food go together like, well, metal and booze. With establishments like Kuma’s Corner and Grill ’em All and web series like Vegan Black Metal Chef and Taste of Metal, the crossover is strong. Hell, even Chopped mainstay Chris Santos has his own label via Metal Blade, which is a big part of why Candiria is […]

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Watch Royal Thunder perform an acoustic set in an office space for NPR’s ‘Tiny Desk’

Posted by on May 31, 2017

Royal Thunder performed a special acoustic set during a visit to NPR Studios being part of their Tiny Desk concert series. We interviewed these bluesy rockers a few months ago and Mlny Parsonz told us how challenging it is to turn their music into a stripped-down acoustic performance: “But it is really challenging and it […]

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Ghost have a host of awesome openers for Summer tour

Posted by on May 9, 2017

America, you’re going to have a pretty good chance of seeing a Ghost this Summer. And by that, of course we mean the band Ghost. In addition to playing with Iron Maiden all Summer in North America, the band will be doing a number of off dates around them. And while we knew that, we weren’t […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/27: The charts board the Enterprise

Posted by on April 27, 2017

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   We’re still operating with only partial information for the charts, but this week didn’t have any huge debuts anyway, at least relative to the past few weeks. However, I did come across […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/20: Sales in reverse

Posted by on April 20, 2017

    Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Blah blah happy 4/20 bro blah blah. We don’t have a whole bunch of doom/stoner bands on the debut list this week, though the two that are present are particularly good […]

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Royal Thunder get heavy with “Sinking Chair” video

Posted by on April 12, 2017

For the most part, Royal Thunder’s just-released Wick is very much a rock record, with the Atlanta quartet exploring melodic midtempo music anchored by Mlny Parsons’ voice. Their just-released video for “The Sinking Chair” shows them at their heaviest. And not just on Wick  – it might actually be the fastest and heaviest song the band have ever […]

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New & Noteworthy, April 7th 2017

Posted by on April 7, 2017

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week features new releases by Deep Purple, Falling in Reverse, and Royal Thunder, as well as a Krokus cover album, and a few vinyl reissues. If you would like to check out […]

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Video: Royal Thunder play “April Showers” live and acoustic at BMG

Posted by on March 31, 2017

If you’ve seen Royal Thunder live, you know what a special band they are. Anchored by Mlny Parsonz’ soulful vocals, the band really shine in a live setting. With Wick coming out on April 7, the  band stopped by the offices of BMG, their music publisher, and the band played a stripped-down acoustic set, that despite […]

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Interview: Royal Thunder talk ‘Wick,’ stigma of being called a metal band, The Cult

Posted by on March 15, 2017

  While Royal Thunder has been a band for over a decade, they’re just starting to get past cult status. Following two albums on Relapse, who also reissued their 2007 EP back in 2010, the band find themselves with a new album (Wick, out April 7th) and a new label (Spinefarm Records). After playing a […]

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