The Sword

Mothership - Mothership II (Ripple Music)

Mothership are here to guide you on one heavy arsed celestial journey...
Release Date: 
11 Nov 2014 - 12:00pm

Mothership is a power trio hailing from Texas delivering their version of heavy celestial intergalactic stoner blues.

The Sword Announces Summer U.S./Canadian Headline Tour

Partnership with real ale brewing company produces 'Iron Swan' Beer!

Following a successful spring run supporting Clutch and an upcoming tour of Europe and the U.K, The Sword announce today a 25 date U.S. and Canadian tour July 25th to August 23rd.

The Sword's Bryan Richie on electro, R.Kelly and hot sauce...

A dingo took my bass player...

Bryan Richie provides the throbbing bass lines to The Sword’s compositions.

Saxon and The Sword sidewaves announced

Presented by Faster Louder and Soundwave Touring, Saxon, along with The Sword are hitting up Melbourne and Sydney for sidewave shows

And the great sidewave announcements just keep on coming, with British metal heavyweights Saxon set to hit Melbourne and Sydney with American metal outfit The Sword

Metallica Maul Melbourne (As Seen From The Photo Pit)

Combining this frenzy with Metallica’s bombastic appearance on stage made for a powerful jolt to the senses. For a minute, I forgot why I was there – so overwhelmed I was by the band before me. Last time I saw them was in the 80s on the ‘And Justice For All’ tour; and now, here I was, in the pit, feeling James Hetfield’s stare cut right through me.

It proved to be an amazing array of anxiousness and raw emotion today.

Gallery: Metallica, Fear Factory, The Sword Live @ Rod Laver Arena (Melbourne, Australia), 15 Sept 2010

Combining this frenzy with Metallica’s bombastic appearance on stage made for a powerful jolt to the senses. For a minute, I forgot why I was there – so overwhelmed I was by the band before me. Last time I saw them was in the 80s on the ‘And Justice For All’ tour; and now, here I was, in the pit, feeling James Hetfield’s stare cut right through me.