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Jeff Podoshen speaks with Erik Danielsson of Watain

Posted by on November 27, 2019

I recently spoke with Erik Danielsson of Watain. He spoke about plans after this last part of the tour is complete as well as what happened at the airport. This was a fascinating talk with an insightful and extremely gifted and exciting artist.   You’ve mentioned this is the last part of the tour cycle […]

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Deftones, System of a Down, Judas Priest, and more set for Hellfest 2020

Posted by on November 26, 2019

Now that Faith No More revealed their appearance at Hellfest, the lineup for next year’s festival is here. Deftones, Faith No More and System of a Down will headline Mainstage 01 as Volbeat, Deep Purple, and Judas Priest are set to lead Mainstage 02. As we’ve already seen Down reveal a few 2020 shows, the […]

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Watain guitarist Pelle Forsberg banned from entering the U.S. for tour w/ Morbid Angel

Posted by on November 21, 2019

Tonight (21st), Morbid Angel’s North American tour with Watain is scheduled to kick off in Houston Texas. Unfortunately, Watain are unable to proceed with tonight’s show due to the uncertainty that occurred when they arrived in the states. The band revealed that the US authorities have decided to ban Watain guitarist Pelle Forsberg for entering […]

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Morbid Angel announce US Fall tour w/ Watain and Incantation

Posted by on August 26, 2019

2019 will definitely close out with a bang as there are many epic tours to look forward to. With that being said, death metal legends Morbid Angel have announced a US headlining Fall tour with Swedish black metallers Watain and death metal giants Incantation. The trek kicks off on November 21st in Houston, TX and […]

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Headbanger’s Brawl: Watain & Soilwork vs. Singapore

Posted by on March 8, 2019

  We were disappointed to see Watain’s Singapore show cancelled and shocked to see there’s a petition out there to ban Soilwork. While it may not shock or surprise one to see a Watain show being called off due to their ritualistic live setting, it’s difficult to believe what anyone has against Soilwork. We decided […]

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Watain show cancelled, Singapore satanic panic grows

Posted by on March 7, 2019

Tonight’s (7th) Watain show in Singapore has been cancelled by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) due to “security concerns” raised by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). Channel News Asia has reported a statement by IMDA was made on Thursday afternoon to allow the concert with a restricted 18+ entry originally scheduled to be […]

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Metal Insider’s Zenae Zukowski’s Top 20 Metal Albums of 2018

Posted by on December 24, 2018

This was a tough year to choose from as I decided to break the rules and expand to a Top 20 best metal albums of 2018 instead of 10. If you read through it all, you will discover a diverse set of honorable mentions at the end followed by an awesome playlist. Personally, 2018 has […]

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Metal Insider’s Jeff Podoshen’s Top 10 metal albums of 2018

Posted by on December 17, 2018

Needing no introduction, Metal Insider’s Jeff Podoshen reveals his top ten metal albums of 2018. 10) Horrendous, Idol (Season of Mist) Innovative, heavy and progressive masterpiece from Philadelphia.  Catch this band live now before they get HUGE!  Key Track:  “Golgothan Tongues”       09) Watain, Trident Wolf Eclipse (Century Media) More raw, louder and grittier than […]

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Jeff Podoshen’s Top 5 Concerts of 2018

Posted by on December 11, 2018

2018 was an intense year for metal on the road.  While the year started off terribly with Taake having their US tour cancelled because of terroristic threats made by Antifa, we were still able to take in some great shows this side of the Atlantic.  Here are my Top 5: 5)  Obituary w/ Pallbearer & Skeletonwitch […]

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Metal Hammer reveal top 50 metal albums of 2018 so far…

Posted by on June 22, 2018

While we recently revealed the top-selling rock and metal of the year thus far, Metal Hammer went ahead and made a list of ‘The 50 Best Metal Albums of The Year So Far.’ We can only assume this list will change as we are expecting to see albums from Coheed and Cambria, Deafheaven, Omnium Gatherum, […]

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