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Photos: Tesseract, The Contortionist @ KOKO

Photos by: Rossi Ivanova – UK progressive metal band Tesseract, who released their third album, Polaris, on September 18th, 2015 via Kscope, which followed up their 2013 album, Altered State, which was produced, mixed, mastered and engineered by Tesseract guitarist, Acle Kahney, performed at KOKO in London, UK last night with progressive metal band The Contortionist, who … Continue reading

Photos: Lamb of God, Anthrax @ Aragon Ballroom

Photos by: Kate Scott – Groove metal band Lamb of God, who released their eighth album, VII: Sturm und Drang, on July 24th, 2015 via Epic/Nuclear Blast, which serves as the first album after lead vocalist Randy Blythe’s manslaughter case, and which followed up their 2012 album Resolution, performed at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago last night with acclaimed … Continue reading

Photos: Sleep, Big Brave @ The Phoenix Concert Theatre

Photos by: Kelsey Giesbrecht – San Jose-based doom metal band Sleep, who released their newest album, Dopesmoker, in 2003, which followed up their 1999 album, Jerusalem, and who reunited in 2009, performed at The Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto last night with Montreal-based experimental band Big Brave, who released their newest album, Feral Verdure, on September 2nd, 2014. … Continue reading

Photos: Moonspell, Starkill @ The Opera House

Photos by: Steve Danyleyko – Portuguese gothic band Moonspell, who released their eleventh album, Extinct, on March 6th, 2015 via Napalm, which followed up their 2012 album, Alpha Noir/Omega White, which was produced by Tue Madsen (The Haunted, Hatesphere, Born From Pain), performed at The Opera House in Toronto last night with Chicago-based death metal band … Continue reading

Rob Zombie announces 2016 tour including co-headline dates with Disturbed

By: Staff – Following the news of the release of Rob Zombie’s sixth solo studio album, a string of Spring 2016 dates has also been announced, including a co-headlining tour with Disturbed and several festival dates. Zombie will be hitting the road this May in support of his upcoming full length, The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic … Continue reading

Album Review: Baroness – “Purple”

By: Daniel Gerichter (@ZenDonut) –       They fell 30 feet. In a bus. Off of a viaduct. That Baroness survived is incredible. That Purple is as good as it is proves not even an event this catastrophic could damage the Savannah, GA band’s vision and resiliency. After 2012’s aforementioned accident, it would have been completely … Continue reading

Photos: Nothing More @ Manchester Academy

Photos by: Priti Shikotra – San Antonio, TX-based alternative metal band Nothing More, who released their self-titled sixth album on June 24th, 2014 via Eleven Seven Music, which featured the singles “This is the Time (Ballast)”, “Mr. MTV”, and “Jenny”, performed at the Manchester Academy in Manchester, UK last night.      

Photos: Protest The Hero @ The Mod Club

Photos by: Cameron Bartlett – Canadian progessive metal quintet Protest The Hero, who released their fourth album, Volition, on October 29th, 2013 via Razor & Tie, performed at The Mod Club in Toronto last night.   

Photos: Blind Guardian, Grave Digger @ The Fillmore

Photos by: Raymond Ahner (@photoray) – German power metal band Blind Guardian, who released their tenth album, Beyond The Red Mirror, on January 30th, 2015 via Nuclear Blast, which followed up their 2010 album, At The Edge of Time, performed at The Fillmore in San Francisco on November 19th with German heavy metal band Grave Digger, who … Continue reading

Photos: Whitechapel, Psycroptic, Culture Killer, Blood of an Outlaw @ Scout Bar

Photos by: Madelynn Vickers – Knoxville, Tennessee-based deathcore band Whitechapel, who released their fifth album, Our Endless War, on April 29th, 2014 via Metal Blade, which follows up their 2012 self-titled album, performed at the Scout Bar in Houston, Texas last night with Australian death metal band Psycroptic, who released their self-titled sixth album in March 2015, … Continue reading