Tag Archives: The Agonist

The Agonist are on The Hunt in new video

Posted by on September 28, 2016

On Friday (30), The Agonist will release Five, which is the Canadian metalcore band’s fifth album (derp). The band’s sophomore album with Vicky Psarkis comes only about a year and a half since the release of Eye of Providence. This is the band’s first release on their new label, Napalm Records, and they’ve released a video for […]

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Photos and recap: Eluveitie, The Agonist, Martina Edoff, Irving Plaza, NYC, 10/3/15

Posted by on October 9, 2015

On October 3rd 2015 the ‘Revolver Presents’ tour, featuring Eluveitie, The Agonist, and Martina Edoff pulled into Irving Plaza for its final North American stop. Despite Epica’s unfortunate departure from the bill, there was little doubt that this was going to be a spectacular sendoff, especially given Eluveitie’s rare acoustic set. Plus, between Martina, Vicky […]

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Epica drop off Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock Tour

Posted by on September 16, 2015

Just a few days ago Epica announced they’d miss a few co-headlining dates on the Revolver Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock Tour, as vocalist Simone Simons returned to Europe to be with her family. That situation at home hasn’t improved, which has forced the band to cancel the rest of their tour dates. From the band’s Facebook: “It is with […]

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Epica cancel shows due to family emergency

Posted by on September 14, 2015

Announced back in May, the Revolver Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock Tour started just last week, and co-headliner Epica have had to cancel some dates. Eluveitie and The Agonist will carry on, but as Epica explained over the weekend, vocalist Simone Simons had to head back to Europe to be with her family. Said the band via Facebook: […]

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Epica, Eluveitie, make tour promo video

Posted by on July 29, 2015

Like female fronted power metal? Then you’re probably psyched about the forthcoming Revolver-sponsored tour featuring Epica, Eluveitie and The Agonist, with Martina Edoff on dates as well. We’re not going to be all reductive and call it the “Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock” tour like they are, but it’s a pretty stacked bill (pun not […]

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Epica, Eluveitie, the Agonist to play Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock Tour

Posted by on May 27, 2015

The latest incarnation of Revolver’s Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock tour has been announced, and this year, it’s got a decidedly European twist to it. Epica and Eluveitie will be co-headlining, along with The Agonist as support. Epica’s symphonic metal meshes nicely with Eluveitie’s folky, melodic death metal, and The Agonist are easily the heaviest […]

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The Agonist invite you to the Danse

Posted by on April 6, 2015

Wondering what life is like on the road with The Agonist? Eager for a look at new vocalist Vicky Psarakis behind the scenes? You’ll get that and more in the band’s just-released video for “Danse Macabre.” Premiering on Metal Injection earlier today, i’s a combination of performance footage and backstage antics. It’s the kind of […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/11: The charts lend a hand

Posted by on March 11, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. We’re pretty inclusive in this column. Sure it’s all about the metal, but we tend to even include bands with only the slightest ties to the genre. Case in point: this week’s top debut […]

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Heavy Montreal lineup unveiled, Summer Slaughter to join it

Posted by on March 10, 2015

We’d already known that Slipknot and Faith No More were playing the Heavy Montreal Festival (aka, the best reason to go to Canada other than the exchange rate).  But yesterday, the Fest released the full lineup, and it’s ridiculous. Korn will be performing their debut album in full. Meshuggah is playing, as are Gojira and […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/4: The Kid is alright

Posted by on March 4, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Good lord, when I said that this week would be more hefty compared to last week I didn’t expect every band under the sun to put out an album. No really, there’s something for everyone […]

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