In March, Philadelphia hosted Decibel magazine’s second annual Metal and Beer Festival. Besides having an ever flow of craft beers, the two headliners for Saturday and Sunday were legendary death metal bands: At The Gates and Carcass. Both bands were debuting their new guitarists for the first time on U.S.
Few mysteries remain in heavy metal. With unlimited internet access and a plethora of people who have dedicated much of their life to becoming heavy metal historians, it is hard to find a band that existed that no one knows anything about. When I started seeing an LP with three
Metalsucks.net has recently gotten some criticism for publishing an article regarding the 2009 guilty plea of Inquisition front man Jason “Dagon” Weirbach on child pornography-related charges. This resulted in the band being dropped from their record label, the Satyricon tour, Marlyland Deathfest, and losing fans/facing backlash. I reached out to
Most common folk know Penelope Spheeris as the woman who made the first Wayne’s World movie, and as significant as that movie would become in pop culture, Penelope gifted us with three other films that have much more depth and meaning to true punk rockers and underground music scenes. These
Kyle Thomas, like many of us, has had his share of dramatic and life altering events. Surviving hurricane Katrina and witnessing firsthand the devastation on New Orleans, a city that had helped define him as an artist. There were a few other bumps in the road as well, but like
Grind Core Goddess Makiko Chats with CVLT Nation About All Things Being Woman and Loving the Grind (Core).
If you are not familiar with Makiko Suda, let me have the pleasure of introducing you. As the lead vocalist of the Japanese grind core band Flagitious Idiosyncrasy in the Dilapidation (aka F.I.D), she is not someone you would want to fuck with. Luckily, she’s my friend. She has been