The year was 1986, and the band BOLT THROWER was formed in Coventry, England. For 30 years they toured the world, unleashing their own brand of unforgiving DEATH METAL. This week, they called it quits a year after the death of their drummer Martin “Kiddie” Kearns. I feel so lucky that
The world is a really fucked up place, as many of us know! The powers have pushed many faces of evil – black, brown, white alike have been painted with the brush of the “other” by the state, be it for skin color, nationality, culture or sometimes just the music
In part one of this series, we saw how the French Revolution not only toppled the monarchy, but greatly diminished the power of the Catholic Church in France as well. We also examined how Satan became the conquering hero of artists and writers following the revolution, as a figure spreading
Day 1 – Thursday August 25th Destination Pool Party and Black Mountain Text & Photos: Tiina Liimu It was that gut feeling, deep in your belly. A Vegas destination coupled with an impossibly amazing four-day bill. One that showcased some of the heaviest rock and groundbreaking acts circling this planet.
An interview with Geneviève & S. of Menace Ruine By The Brvtalist For the past 10 years, Montreal’s Menace Ruine has defied genre boundaries and ripped through black metal constructs with their powerful, atmospheric output that touches on influences ranging from dark ambient, power electronics and primitive black metal.
It’s hard to describe how good it feels to come across some really, really good death metal that breaks apart the monotonous drivel that has polluted the genre over the last decade or so. We’ve seen artists and sub-genres come and go, full of imitators and tourists that hop on
On the other side of the spectrum dwells the sonic abomination known as TEETH, a witches cauldron of Death Metal, Black Metal and Doom. As a result of this repugnant alchemist’s mixture of sound, TEETH have swirled these influences together, thus creating one thing: pure sonic devastation. These California natives have crafted a
Steph from Eridanos Tattoo & Gallery interviews Dan Seagrave What are your top five favorite visual artists? I don’t have a top 5 exactly, as I’ll always think of someone who I would have added if asked on a different day. But right now, I’d say Max Ernst, Casper David