Tag Archives: Summer Slaughter

Ben Weinman Gets The All Clear To Play Summer Slaughter

Posted by on July 10, 2013

Good news: Ben Weinman will be returning to the guitar after recovering from a broken wrist (and a brief stint reading Revolver magazine at the side of the stage during at Orion Fest). This means fans can be reassured that The Dillinger Escape Plan will be playing in full force as they headline the Summer […]

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The Dillinger Escape Plan, Animals As Leaders, Periphery And More Confirmed For Summer Slaughter Tour 2013

Posted by on March 22, 2013

Rumors about who would be playing this year’s edition of the Summer Slaughter Tour have been circulating for a few months now. Today, though, we have confirmation on the first batch of bands appearing on the touring metal festival. The big name confirmed for the tour is The Dillinger Escape Plan, while also set to […]

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Periphery Drop Off Last Five Dates Of Summer Slaughter

Posted by on August 20, 2012

One of the high points of the excellent Summer Slaughter tour we got to see earlier this month was Periphery’s rock solid set. It was great to hear songs from Periphery II: This Time It’s Personal played live, and while they’re more or less the gods of the djent movement, this proved that they could hang […]

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Job For A Cowboy Kick Off Summer Slaughter Tour Without Their Bassist

Posted by on July 12, 2012

And bassist Nick Schendzielos is out of Job For a Cowboy. But hold your horses, it’s only temporary, and Job For A Cowboy is still going to play the Summer Slaughter tour with Cannibal Corpse, Between The Buried And Me, The Faceless, Periphery, Veil Of Maya, Goatwhore, Exhumed, and Cerebral Bore. The lineup change was […]

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Unsigned & Streamed: Unkempt

Posted by on June 28, 2012

Why should major label bands be the only ones who get love? Unsigned & Streamed is a column where we stream a song from an unsigned band we at Metal Insider really dig. This week on Unsigned & Streamed, we’re proud to expose Unkempt as they cut a swath of death and destruction through the swamps of Florida.  […]

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Between The Buried And Me To Enter Studio In May

Posted by on February 6, 2012

We’ve known that Between The Buried And Me were planning to record a second part of The Parallax conceptual series since we spoke to guitarist Paul Waggoner last year. And thanks to the image they posted on their Facebook page last month (as seen off to the side), we knew that work on The Parallax part 2 […]

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Darkest Hour Drops Off Remainder Of Summer Slaughter

Posted by on August 19, 2011

Darkest Hour announced yesterday that they have been forced to drop off the remainder of this year’s Summer Slaughter Tour. The band released the following statement confirming the news: “Due to unforeseen circumstances, we will not be playing the remaining dates on the The Summer Slaughter Tour. Texas, you know we love you, we’ll be […]

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Summer Slaughter Tour Announces Lineup

Posted by on April 15, 2010

Decapitated, The Faceless, All Shall Perish, The Red Chord and Veil Of Maya are some of the bands confirmed to take part in this year’s Summer Slaughter festival tour.

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Photos: Summer Slaughter | Irving Plaza, NYC | 7/20/09

Posted by on July 21, 2009

Kids were going crazy at Summer Slaughter, including the guy above with his homemade “Death To Deathcore” shirt. Hopefully this was not directed towards Winds of Plague who’s vocalist looked like he jumped out of the cover of a weightlifting magazine. Check out our photo gallery after the jump with photos of Darkest Hour, Winds […]

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