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Black Crown Initiate

Black Crown Initiate: “The Fractured One” Video Released!

It’s time for my weekly push for you to listen to the awesome Black Crown Initiate over and over! After seeing them live three times in five days, interviewing Andy Thomas, and sharing beers with the guys, they lived up to the hype and more! My obsession honestly grows with each and every listen! Today they’ve finally unleashed their video

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Help Black Crown Initiate Get A New Van!

Over the past few months I’ve basically become obsessed with Black Crown Initiate. After seeing them live three times in five days, interviewing Andy Thomas, and sharing beers with the guys, they lived up to the hype and more! Their talent is almost super human, and the energy just explodes off that stage. We hear all the time the question

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Black Crown Initiate Exclusive Interview By Metal Mark!

Last week Black Crown Initiate played a three shows in five days here in the New York area, and I was front row for all of them. Being a huge fan of their latest album, “The Wreckage of Stars,” I couldn’t wait to finally see this band live for the first time, and they did not disappoint! As you read

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Three Black Crown Initiate Shows In Five Days!

Last month Black Crown Initiate released their highly anticipated album, “The Wreckage of Stars,” via eOne Music, and it quickly confirmed them as one of the most exciting acts in our scene. No matter what type of metal you are into, they have bits and pieces of it all, yet bring it together to create a sound that is unique

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Crowbar, Unearth And Black Crown Initiate Tour Dates Are Here!

Crowbar teased a huge announcement for today, and here it is! The sludge icons from New Orleans will be hitting the road later this year with Unearth and Black Crown Initiate! Last night Unearth and Black Crown Initiate were here in New York City, and absolutely annihilated the crowd at Webster Hall. Just thinking of these two bands before the

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Black Crown Initiate: “Withering Waves” Video Released!

Tomorrow Black Crown Initiate will be releashing their highly anticipated album, “The Wreckage of Stars,” via eOne Music! Ever since the release of 2013’s “Song of the Crippled Bull” EP, there has been a HUGE buzz around this band in the scene, and after hearing the new record I see why. It’s just phenomenal! We’ve already shared the two released

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Two New Black Crown Initiate Songs Are Here!

Ever since the release of 2013’s “Song of the Crippled Bull” EP, there has been a HUGE buzz around Black Crown Initiate in the scene. Whether it was about their recorded material or their intense live show, it seems like everyone can’t say enough good things about these guys. Luckily for all of us they will releasing their first full

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Help Black Crown Initiate Get A New Van!

Over the past few months I’ve basically become obsessed with Black Crown Initiate. After seeing them live three times in five days, interviewing Andy Thomas,