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Gallery: Slipknot/Trivium at Rod Laver Arena Melbourne 1/3/2012

Explosions, fire and Sleep deprivation The rush and the chaos, you can't buy this experience! Trivium put on a blistering sweat filled show that got the crowd nice and fired for a night of chaotic brutal Music from none other then Slipknot, a night that I won't forget in a hurry!

Sydney Soundwave 2012

pakman2525 goes to Sydney Soundwave 2012 with his boys and gives you his thoughts on the venue and setup, plus there's some band news in there too.

Max Cavalera - Heavier Than You'll Ever Be

So I’m sitting across from an extreme metal pioneer and all round brutaliser, Max Cavalera of Soulfly, a man who's singing voice could scare most house pets, I’m recovering from a very nasty case of the flu, trying not to sweat like crazy and I’ve just compared him to Funk trailblazer and all round nutter George Clinton... He does not look impressed. In fact, I said he was like an extreme metal George Clinton...Shit.

Thankfully Max is a super relaxed, really nice dude, he smiles at my explanation, which is 'Being that you work with all these rotating, fantastically talented musicians, different styles and yet e

Trivium and In Flames @ The Trocadero (Philadelphia), 15 January 2012

From age 7 to 70 (ok, 70 may be an exaggeration... let's say closer to 50ish) but the crowd in the City of Brotherly Love showed some serious love to Trivium and In Flames on a brisk winters night.

Trivium and In Flames @ Trocadero (Philadelphia), 15 January 2012

Smiling, Singing, Good Times! That's exactly what I like to see. So says Matt Heafy.

The line snaked down Arch Street in the city of Brotherly Love. The crowd was electric. You could feel the buzz emanating from the huddled masses. The Trocadero is an awesome place to see a show.

Dedicated to his Art: Geoff Tate on Chaos and Creation

The voice of Queensryche tells us about the band's latest foray into sonic sculpture, and his worries for the future.

Queensryche. One of heavy metal’s truly iconic names.

Cavalera Conspiracy-Blunt Force Trauma (Roadrunner)

How fare the Cavalera brothers? Evidently, the middle of the road most traveled seems to have become their chosen path.
Release Date: 
29 Mar 2011 - 1:30pm

 

Adam D and Jesse Leach form Times of Grace

They made one hell of an impact on the metal community with Killswitch Engage, before vocalist Jesse Leach left the group. Now, Leach and Adam D have teamed up once more to bring you their newest project, Times of Grace.

Times of Grace finds the duo taking a creative left turn, boldly exploring new musical terrain, while fearlessly digging deep into the recesses of their musical synergy and coming

Grand Magus - Hammer of the North (Roadrunner) - take 2

The old school never sounded so resplendent. Grand Magus deserve their title as metal royalty and Hammer of the North cements their rightful place on the throne. You will remember their name!
Release Date: 
22 Jun 2010 - 11:30pm

I know that I'm a bit pedantic when it comes to my metal. Oh, their riff sags at 3:30-3:46. No tick in the box for you.