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Tengger Cavalry Live Photos From Saint Vitus in Brooklyn, NY

Music Video: Tengger Cavalry, “Chasing My Horse”

Tengger Cavalry are anomalies in the metal world, and if you are a regular reader of our site, you surely know why. Bridging the gap between Mongolian folk music and heavy metal, they deliver a sonic amalgam unlike any other band out there. The infusion of the past and present results in a forward-thinking sound, and Tengger Cavalary‘s 2018 release

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Kamelot To Tour Australia For First Time In Five Years

Kamelot recently wrapped up a successful North American tour, and now they are bringing their brand of symphonic metal to Australia in support of their latest album, The Shadow Theory. This marks the band’s first jaunt to Australia in five years, and they will be featuring, Lauren Hart, vocalist of death metal outfit Once Human, for these performances. The tour is presented by Overdrive

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Devildriver: “Outlaws ‘Til The End Vol. 1″ Album Review

Despite several lineup changes over the years, Devildriver continue to lay down the bludgeoning, as witnessed on their last release, Trust No One. When they announced a cover album of all outlaw country, my first thought wasn’t positive. This combination just doesn’t seem to work in my mind. Pedal steel and blast beats?  Hmm … Well, I am happy to

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Devildriver Release Teaser For “Outlaws ‘Til The End”

Heavy metal and country music have intersected on many occasions, with prominent artist like Hank Williams III, Phil Anselmo, and David Vincent espousing their love for both genres. The latest to echo this sentiment are Devildriver who have enlisted Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe, Fear Factory’s Burton C. Bell, Hank3, John Carter Cash, and more for Outlaws ‘Til the End which will be released

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Jinjer – Live Photos from The Forge in Joliet, IL!

Jinjer are a Ukranian metalcore band that have been gaining in popularity since they first hit the scene. Fronted by Tatiana Shmaylyuk, they bring a great mix of melodic and heavy music to your ears. Jinjer just wrapped up a US tour with Cradle of Filth and Uncured. I was able to catch them at their stop at The Forge

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Skindred: “Big Tings” Album Review

Oh hell yes! Big Tings, the new album from Skindred, is straight up fiyah! Imagine Living Colour with some badass reggae riffs and vocals and you’ll get my drift. I can’t remember the last time I listened to a promo album so many times and have absolutely enjoyed every single track that is included. These guys have been around for

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Jinjer Live Photos From Irving Plaza In New York, NY

Cradle of Filth stopped in to Irving Plaza in New York City on April 7 as part of their tour behind Cryptoriana. The band performed with support from Jinjer  (below) and Uncured. Photographer Lina Glasir was on hand to capture the action for SkullsNBones.

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Alestorm Live Photos From Day 2 Of 70,000 Tons Of Metal

The 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise left Fort Lauderdale on February 1 packed with 3,000 metal bands representing 75 countries primed and ready to see 121 sets of music from 60 bands. Photographer Jason Carlson was on board, camera in hand, to capture the action. Here is his gallery of photos of Alestorm from their performance on the Pool Deck during the

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Summoning: “With Doom We Come” Album Review

Fans of J.R.R. Tolkien rejoice, for the patron saints of Middle Earth metal, Summoning, have released With Doom We Come, an eight-track, 65-minute opus that continues the band’s literary, black metal soundscapes. Those familiar with Summoning’s past efforts will immediately recognize the multi-layered keyboards and atmospheric style that have been present since day one. Once again, reverberating, synthesized drums and vocals lend a dream-like, ethereal

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Cavalera Conspiracy: “Psychosis” Album Review

You couldn’t visit a metal website within the last year without reading about Cavalera Conspiracy performing Sepultura‘s Roots in its entirety on tour. Everyone knows that Max and Igor Cavalera left Sepultura behind in a very acrimonious split, so to hear them revisit that classic record was an interesting and pretty bad-ass endeavor. However, with the release of their new

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Skindred: “Big Tings” Album Review

Oh hell yes! Big Tings, the new album from Skindred, is straight up fiyah! Imagine Living Colour with some badass reggae riffs and vocals and

Summoning - With Doom We Come - Cover

Summoning: “With Doom We Come” Album Review

Fans of J.R.R. Tolkien rejoice, for the patron saints of Middle Earth metal, Summoning, have released With Doom We Come, an eight-track, 65-minute opus that continues the band’s