Any band can sound pretty. A few twinkling keys, some shimmering minor chords here and there, and bam, you’ve got a song that feels like the appropriate soundtrack to a sunrise in an indie teen […]
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Roadburn unfortunately isn’t happening in person this year either, but it’s still coming to a screen near you. Roadburn Redux 2021 will take place between April 16 and 18, which artistic director Walter Hoeijmakers is very excited about. Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading. “I’m delighted to be able to continueContinue Reading

If you take a moment to think about it, Santa Claus is kind of metal. He’s an interpretation of Odin, Norse god of battle and wisdom, who uses enchanted deer to fly around the world […]
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It has been a trying year for all of us. I certainly have been at a loss for how to move forward many times throughout the year. Fortunately, we have metal, and this year saw a ton of amazing releases happen that took away some of the burdens of theContinue Reading

Well, that was a year. Debatably. Metal and hardcore-wise some fantastic albums came out this year. It’s just a shame that we aren’t going to be able to see these things get performed live until 2024. I half kid. There is not much to say about this year though beyondContinue Reading

To say 2020 has been fun would be a lie so egregious, we’d choke on it before uttering it out loud. This year really showed up to the door with its arms full of plagues […]
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There isn’t much to say about this year that hasn’t been said already. I feel thankful to remain healthy, employed, and surrounded by family and friends (in a socially distant manner). I also am thankful for the embarrassment of riches that was music in 2020. It’s always a good problemContinue Reading

Like any art form, music videos were bound to take a turn for the dark. When first conceived, the point of a video was to show off the band and maybe display how many models […]
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Metal will always have two distinct classes of listener: mainstream fans and underground fans. The former argue that music should be fun and catchy, and that underground fans are whiny elitists; the latter believe that […]
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