Jamie Lee

Spreading The Disease: Cabin Fever Is Here

Cabin fever is officially here. And I am fucking tired of being alone. Tired of being tired of being alone. FML. With much of the world on lockdown due to coronavirus, the walls of my lonely apartment feel like they are closing in on me. It doesn’t help that the TV and radio are blaring ominous reports that may (or

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Spreading The Disease: The World Changed With COVID-19

Over the last 10 days, the world changed. What we knew as being humans – communicating, shaking hands, hugging – has become taboo. Venues are empty, festivals are cancelled, restaurants and bars are closed, and my fellow Earthlings are bracing for the imminent economic impacts of a global shutdown. And all due to a flu-like virus with a name that

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We’re Going To Vegas, Baby … Psycho Las Vegas

We’re going to Vegas, baby! Yes, you read that correctly. We are headed to this year’s Psycho Las Vegas, and we couldn’t be more excited. While Jason Carlson won’t be attending, Managing Editor Jamie Lee and his trusty sidekick Vic will. And Las Vegas may never be the same. So what are we excited to see? Oh, you know, seeing

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Nefariant: “Nefariant” EP Review

Loyal SkullsNBones readers surely recognize Jason Lekberg’s name. He is one of the founders of the site and frontman for the now-defunct IKILLYA, admittadly one of the SnB staff’s favorite underground acts. After a few years searching for his next musical venture following the dissolution of his band, Lekberg is back with Nefariant. Featuring former IKILLYA bandmates Rob Broderick (bass) and

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Napalm Death - Live Photos From 70,000 Tons of Metal 2019 - By Jason Carlson

70,000 Tons Of Metal Scorecard: Exodus, The Faceless Added To Lineup

Just over one week, and we will be boarding the Independence of the Seas with 2,998 other metalheads and 60 bands for a mindblowing, four-day journey to Cozumel, Mexico, and back on the 70,000 Tons of Metal Cruise. While there are quite a few bands yet to be announced, the excitement is palpable. It is vacation, of course, and Photo

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70,000 Tons Of Metal Scorecard: Incantation, Havok Announced!

For those keeping score at home, the silence from the 70,000 Tons of Metal has been deafening, even to these metalhead ears. November 17 marked the 34th and final announcement before a dry spell that left many wondering if the annual cruise would get to its reported 60 acts. Just in time for Christmas, the wait is over. The 70,000

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70,000 Tons Of Metal Scorecard: Cattle Decapitation, Atheist Added To Lineup

We couldn’t contain our excitement when Cattle Decapitation was announced for the tenth anniversary 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise. Their two performances out of the 160 on the cruise are not to be missed. With less than two months until the Independence of the Seas departs from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, for Cozumel, Mexico, to say we are stoked is an

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70,000 Tons Of Metal Scorecard: Devin Townsend, Soen, Aborted Added To Lineup

The tenth anniversary 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise is revealing what could be the best lineup the floating metal fest has ever produced. If you have any doubts, look no further than heavy hitters like Devin Townsend, At the Gates, Soen, Emperor, and Aborted (plus many more). Admittedly, these scorecard posts have been a little off of our normal rhythm,

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70,000 Tons Of Metal Scorecard: Origin, Einherjer Added To Lineup

The excitement around the tenth anniversary voyage of 70,000 Tons of Metal is palpable. With a kick-off announcement including Emperor set the tone, and our friends with the cruise continue to turn up the heat. The most recent announcements include death metallers Origin and black metal’s Einherjer. Stay tuned for more announcements as we have them, including lineup additions and

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70,000 Tons Of Metal Scorecard: Emperor, Epica and Haggard Announced

The tenth anniversary of 70,000 Tons of Metal kicked into high gear on Friday. A day after the announcement of on-sale dates, The Skipper and crew announced the first three acts. Survivors and newbies alike rejoiced when the first act, the almighty Emperor, made its way to social media pages. Those on the fence for the 2020 cruise quickly changed

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Nefariant: “Nefariant” EP Review

Loyal SkullsNBones readers surely recognize Jason Lekberg’s name. He is one of the founders of the site and frontman for the now-defunct IKILLYA, admittadly one of