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Tag Archives: Samhain

Valkyrie will teach you to mountain stomp

Posted by on April 1, 2015

Brothers Pete and Jake Adams’ band Valkyrie signed to Relapse Records last summer, and recently announced the upcoming release of their latest album, Shadows. Due out May 19th, “Mountain Stomp” is the first song (and opening track) from the album and available for streaming right now. Said Jake of the band’s latest effort: “Some of these songs we […]

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Randy Blythe gives it “All Hell” with Samhain

Posted by on September 15, 2014

This past Saturday at Riot Fest in Chicago, IL,  Lamb Of God vocalist Randy Blythe joined Samhain for the song “All Hell.” On Friday Blythe posted on Instagram that he was pretty stoked for the Samhain performance, but didn’t mention that he’d be joining the band on stage. “This will be their first full set since ’86, & […]

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Ready for Riot Fest?

Posted by on September 8, 2014

While summer festival season is almost a memory,  it’s not quite over yet, as Riot Fest is coming to Chicago this weekend. The festival will occur over the span of three days with headliners including The National and The Cure. Riot Fest began in 2005 when music fanatics looking to have a monumental concert booked a […]

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Glenn Danzig recruits Baroness guitarist for upcoming Samhain reunion shows

Posted by on July 28, 2014

Earlier this month, Glenn Danzig announced that his post-Misfits/pre-solo band Samhain would play a handful of shows this fall, in addition to sets at Riot Fest Chicago and Philip Anselmo’s Housecore Horror Film Fest. It was assumed that longtime members London May and Steve Zing would be part of the shows given that they also […]

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Samhain announce additional tour dates; Goatwhore opening

Posted by on July 17, 2014

While it was already known that Glenn Danzig’s post-Misfits/pre solo artist band Samhain was playing at the Riot Fest Chicago. Now it’s been announced that the band will be playing a handful of other shows on the east and west coasts. Goatwhore will be direct support, with Kyng and Midnight  opening various shows. While Samhain […]

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Slayer, Samhain, Jane’s Addiction playing full albums at Riot Fest

Posted by on May 16, 2014

As we mentioned earlier this week, Chicago festival Riot Fest will be having their 10th anniversary this year. And in addition to spreading to two additional cities and possibly serving as the comeback for GWAR, the Fest has a few more tricks up it’s sleeve. One of the partners of the festival, Michael Petryshyn, has […]

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Is GWAR being resurrected for Riot Fest?

Posted by on May 14, 2014

For the past nine years, the Riot Fest has taken place in Chicago. For its tenth year, the Fest is tripling in size, also expanding to Denver and Toronto, with The Cure headlining all three. There are over 100 bands playing the festivals, some of them metal. But the biggest surprise is one addition to […]

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Get Ready For The “Danzig Legacy” TV Special

Posted by on February 5, 2014

Mother, tell your children to not touch that remote because Glenn Danzig is coming to you soon in a new television special. With Mark Brooks (Metalocalypse) behind the directors chair, “Danzig Legacy” was filmed May 2012 in California and has recently finished up in the editing room. The following was posted on Danzig’s Facebook: We can finally […]

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Danzig Vs. A Photographer: The Battle At Bonnaroo

Posted by on June 12, 2012

Glenn Danzig hasn’t really had the best of experiences at music festivals. And unfortunately, his experience at Bonnaroo continues with that tradition. The singer was performing his “Danzig Legacy” set at the Tennessee festival Saturday (June 8) when he noticed a cameraman violating his “no photo, no video” rule. This upset Danzig so much that […]

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MonstrO (Also) To Open For Danzig On Upcoming ‘Danzig Legacy’ Shows/Tour With Ex-Misfits Guitarist

Posted by on May 23, 2012

Last week, Kyng revealed that they will be opening for Danzig on his upcoming mini-tour, with some shows billed as “Danzig Legacy” (featuring sets of Samhain, Misfits and solo material) while others simply featuring ex-Misfits guitarist Doyle Von Frankenstein. Now it appears that Kyng aren’t the only openers will on the mini-trek. MonstrO have confirmed […]

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