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Dope Live Photos from The Rave 2019

Dope continued on the second US leg of the Wisconsin Death Trip 20th Anniversary Tour with Static-X . This stop was at The Rave / Eagles Club in Milwaukee, WI. Much better lighting this time around provided for much better photos. Plus, I saw the most Midwestern thing ever at a metal show in the Midwest. Let us know if you

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Raven Black Live Photos from The Rave 2019

Raven Black kicked things off for the second leg of the Static-X US tour celebrating 20 Years of Wisconsin Death Trip. This stop of the tour was in Milwaukee, Wisconsin at The Rave/Eagles Club. If you like bands with a theatrical element to their stage show, definitely give Raven Black a look when they come to your town!

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Steel Panther Live Photos from House of Blues Chicago 2019

Steel Panther just wrapped up their tour for Heavy Metal Rules with a stop at House of Blues Chicago. I have never seen Steel Panther before, but I will say after seeing them live, I will be a regular from this point forward. I don’t think I have ever laughed as hard at a metal show as I did when

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Victorius - To Death - Cover

Victorius: “To The Death” EP Review

We’ve got some Scottish heavy metal coming your way. Victorius, formed around 2007 and had been rocking their homeland before taking a hiatus. In January 2017, drummer Ryan Shepherd contacted vocalist/lead guitarist John Brandon and bassist John Gibbons to reunite. Shortly afterwards, guitarist Stewart Kennedy joined the crew. They soon performed with Satan’s Empire and went on to perform multiple

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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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Black Royal

Black Royal’s Top 10 Albums Of 2019

The amazing guys in Finland’s Black Royal have shared a combined list of their top ten favorite albums of 2019. The list is in no particular order, so treat them all like a #1! The guys also provided a short excerpt with each record. Black Royal is set to release their new record, Firebride on February 14th 2020 and I personally

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Tuska 2020

Tuska 2020 Adds Gojira, Deftones, Faith No More, Baroness, Symphony X and Oranssi Pazuzu – Children Of Bodom Cancelled

Tuska Open Air Metal Festival 2020 is starting to look like one of their better lineups in recent years. They’ve already announced Korn, Children Of Bodom (now cancelled), Insomnium, Vltimas, Jinjer, High On Fire, Perturbator, Midnight, Hacktivist, and Skynd. Now adding to that (mostly) awesome starting lineup, we get Gojira, Deftones, Faith No More, Baroness, Symphony X and Oranssi Pazuzu! Fuck! Of course in

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Dope - Edsel Dope

Dope Live Photos from The Rave 2019

Dope continued on the second US leg of the Wisconsin Death Trip 20th Anniversary Tour with Static-X . This stop was at The Rave / Eagles

Victorius - To Death - Cover

Victorius: “To The Death” EP Review

We’ve got some Scottish heavy metal coming your way. Victorius, formed around 2007 and had been rocking their homeland before taking a hiatus. In January