Tag Archives: Strapping Young Lad

Here’s Linkin Park’s ‘In The End’ performed in 20 different styles

Posted by on September 3, 2014

Anthony Vincent, otherwise known as the voice of Ten Second Songs, made a viral splash a few months ago when he covered Katy Perry’s ubiquitous “Dark Horse” in the style of 20 different artists. He’s back again, this time with an actual semi-heavy song, Linkin Park’s “In the End.” It’s fun to hear the song […]

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Today in Metal: ‘The New Black’ by Strapping Young Lad turns 8 years old

Posted by on July 11, 2014

Metal Insider contributor Anthony Maisano is listening to a different metal album that was released on that day every day this year. 8 years ago today, Devin Townsend released the final Strapping Young Lad album, The New Black. At time of writing, it seems like this might have been the last Strapping Young Lad album ever. […]

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Rogue Records looking to crowdfund supergroup compilation album

Posted by on June 3, 2014

Metal label Rogue Records doesn’t have a particularly large or well-known roster (Synthetic Breed, Means End, Humanity’s Last Breath and Dischordia are a few of it’s bands), but what they lack in size, they make up for in ambition. The label announced today that starting next week, they’ll be launching an Indiegogo campaign to fund […]

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Scar the Martyr will disintegrate your soul

Posted by on November 6, 2013

Scar the Martyr, the band formed by Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison, hasn’t slowed down since their album came out last month. They’ve toured with Danzig, done their own headlining thing, and are on tour with Korn and Rob Zombie now. Now the band have unveiled a video for “Soul Disintegration.” While the band’s appeal stretches […]

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Joey Jordison Talks Scar The Martyr; Says No Definite Time Plan For Slipknot’s Return

Posted by on September 23, 2013

Any project with Joey Jordison’s name attached to it will receive a fair amount of attention. After all, Jordison is the rhythm backbone of Slipknot and a driving force behind the Murderdolls. Yet with a stronger industrial influence and a backing band of noteworthy musicians, Scar The Martyr proves that Jordison is no one trick […]

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Download the new Scar the Martyr album for free

Posted by on September 19, 2013

Scar the Martyr are offering a download of an EP ahead of its October 1st release date for free online. The self-titled release on Roadrunner Records is the debut album for the band, which features Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison alongside members of Strapping Young Lad and Darkest Hour. If you liked “Blood Host” or “Soul Disintegration,” saw […]

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Scar the Martyr schedule fall tour dates

Posted by on September 5, 2013

Scar the Martyr, who have been on an end of summer tour in support of Danzig, will set out on their own this fall. The band made up of members of Slipknot, Strapping Young Lad and Darkest Hour have announced a handful of headlining dates surrounding  their new self-titled album release October 1 on Roadrunner Records. […]

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Scar the Martyr make US debut in NYC, 8/10/13

Posted by on August 13, 2013

It’s only been a few months since Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison announced that he’d formed a new side project. Scar the Martyr didn’t have a name at the time, but it was unveiled that former Strapping Young Lad guitarist Jed Simon was involved. A few months later, the band unveiled their name and the rest […]

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Joey Jordison project Scar the Martyr debuts first track “Blood Host”

Posted by on August 2, 2013

The first track release off the upcoming Scar the Martyr album is one drummer/bassist Joey Jordison. The song, “Blood Host,” was released to the public today via Revolver. For the first single to be one that Jordison penned seems less than coincidental, since the side project was spawned by the Slipknot drummer, who announced in […]

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Experience Gene Hoglan Like Never Before During ‘The Gene Hoglan Experience’

Posted by on August 1, 2013

There are not many musicians out there that can currently be defined as legends. Gene Hoglan is one of the few who can. Gene has been drumming in metal bands for 30 years now, and in his time drumming for bands such as Dark Angel, Death, Strapping Young Lad, Dethklok, Testament, as well as studio […]

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