AS I LAY DYING show canceled over public outcry.

The April 5th As I Lay Dying show at Growlers in Memphis, TN has been canceled amid public outcry over the criminal history of vocalist Tim Lambesis. Instead, the venue will now hold a benefit show to benefit victims of domestic violence. Continue reading “AS I LAY DYING show canceled over public outcry.”

Failure by Proxy Thrills a Packed Ace of Spades

Vet-Traxx artist Failure by Proxy was selected as main support for the mainstream rock band Puddle of Mudd at Ace of Spades on January 26, 2019.  Failure by Proxy was recently nominated for a 2019 Sacramento Area Music Award (Hard Rock Category), and was a natural choice for the show.  When the big day arrived, the venue was packed from wall to wall with fans staking claim to their spots for the sold-out show.  Continue reading “Failure by Proxy Thrills a Packed Ace of Spades”

JOHN 5 AND THE CREATURES Reveal New Music Video for Two-Part Track “Crank It – Living With Ghosts”

JOHN 5 and The Creatures – comprised of world-renowned guitarist JOHN 5, bassist Ian Ross and drummer Logan Miles Nix – have launched another music video from their forthcoming full-length album, Invasion, for a two-part track entitled “Crank It – Living With Ghosts”. The trippy video for this mind-boggling, hypnotic jam begins as a fluorescent, glow-in-the-dark extravaganza, transitioning with the music to something altogether more sinister. Continue reading “JOHN 5 AND THE CREATURES Reveal New Music Video for Two-Part Track “Crank It – Living With Ghosts””

MYNAS Release Lyric Video for “Tearing Down The Clouds”

Melodic Death Metal band MYNAS has released the lyric video which can be seen below for “Tearing Down The Clouds.” Originally premiered elsewhere, “Tearing Down The Clouds” is off of their upcoming LP, Dead to the Unknown, due out 1/25/2019 Continue reading “MYNAS Release Lyric Video for “Tearing Down The Clouds””

Sci-Fi Power Metal DIRE PERIL Posts Guitar Playthrough For “The Predator”

American sci-fi power metal duo DIRE PERIL featuring Jason Ashcraft (Helion Prime) and vocalist John Yelland (Judicator) have posted their new guitar playthrough for their track Yautja (Hunter Culture)”. The song is off their recently released debut album “The Extraterrestrial Compendium” via Divebomb Records. It was the last track written for their sci-fi inspired album but was made the opener for the release. The song is a 7-minute thrasher taking you on an up close and personal hunt with the Predator species from the classic 80s movie along with it being based on The Predator’s expanded universe in other formats.  Continue reading “Sci-Fi Power Metal DIRE PERIL Posts Guitar Playthrough For “The Predator””

Richard Carey of RUIN “I like to think of it as an extension of the American wave of Thrash Metal”.

Formed in 2005, the Portland, Maine,natives Ruin have made a name for themselves in the U.S. Northeast and beyond, developing their own original brand of distinguished, no-holds-barred thrash/groove metal, reminiscent of bands such as Strapping Young Lad and Fear Factory. Continue reading “Richard Carey of RUIN “I like to think of it as an extension of the American wave of Thrash Metal”.”

Allegaeon reveals details for new album, ‘Apoptosis’

On April 19th, Allegaeon will release their new album, Apoptosis, via Metal Blade Records. A near-perfect symbiosis of technical, progressive, and melodic death metal, Apoptosis is a record that is as crushingly heavy as it is inventive, lithe and intelligent, and marks a significant leap forward in the band’s songwriting. Watch the video for the first single, “Stellar Tidal Disruption” below. Continue reading “Allegaeon reveals details for new album, ‘Apoptosis’”