Tagged: Death Metal

Festivals!: Border Assault 2020- Laredo, TX USA

Metal Festival season is in full swing. Although it seems as of late that there is less of a season and more of a year-round celebration of brutality if you know where to look domestically and abroad. With that said, I wanted to highlight Border Assault 2020 as it is the first year that Rick...

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Album In Review: INSOMNIUM – Heart Like a Grave

Overview:  Finland’s Insomnium return with their 8th full length album on Century Media Records which was released October 4, 2019 and features new guitarist Jani Liimatainen (The Dark Element, Cain’s Offering, ex-Sonata Arctica) which gives the band a 3 guitar attack for the first time in their existence.  Produced by Insomnium and Teemu Aalto (Omnium Gatherum). ...

Show in Review: Suicide Silence, Impending Doom, Pathology and More

Pre-Show Shenanigans After waking up from our post show coma from seeing Nile the night before i watched the movies that made us docu-series on netflix and then proceeded to get ready to head out from Vegas. On the way we hit traffic from holiday Vegas visitors to people who simply didn’t know how to...

Show In Review: Slayer of Dreams

Pre-Show Shenanigans I spent my morning grabbing some turkey day needs from Great Buns Bakery before heading home to munch on some fresh pastries and write to kill time before getting ready. Picking where to park was a debate. Taking a Lyft or Uber would cost just as much if not more than the $20+...

Tour Announcement! DEPULSED – Corrupting The West 2020 U.S. TOUR

ATTENTION PIT NATION!!!!! Thanks to Precision Metal Booking our much loved local Brutal Death Metal boys DEPULSED are hitting the road this January for a 14 date tour.  They will be sharing the stage with Internal Bleeding (Long Island, New York) , Embryonic Devourment (Willits, CA) and Logistic Slaughter (Livermore, CA). This slamtastic adventure will kick off on...

Album in Review : Blood Red Throne – Fit To Kill

Who is Blood Red Throne?  Blood Red Throne has been part of the Norwegian Death Metal scene for over 20 years. This is their 9th full length album to date. Their last album drop was in 2016 with Union of Flesh and Machine  They have become a well known staple in the death metal community...

Festival In Review: Las Vegas Deathfest XI

I’m going to skip my standard format and get down to the nitty-gritty about LVDF year XI.   If you have not gone to this festival yet and are a huge fan of brutal death metal this should be on your bucket list to attend. Even if it’s just for one day (I still recommend all...

Show In Review: Chaos & Carnage Tour

Pre-show Shenanigans After a day full of non-stop napping to recover from Slayer, I made my way to my free hotel breakfast munching on bagels and chugging orange juice like it was nectar from the gods before settling down to sew more patches on my battle vest while watching Star Wars. Not too long after...

Show in Review: Throw Down At The Merrow (San Diego)

Pre-Show Shenanigans I finished cleaning out the back of Ernest to make room for additional passengers before heading out to meet with the band homies from Mynas. After some Google maps mishaps turning me in all the wrong directions fathomable, I was finally retrieved by drummer Mauricio. After which I was able to witness the...

Show In Review: Metal Night with Fatal Malady!

Pre-Show Shenanigans So many shows, so little time. So why let Vegas hog allllllll of my attention. February 2nd,2019 I took an invite to an out of town show in Arizona. After deciding to de-sleeve my Wolves In The Thrown Room tour T shirt, Implements of Hell guitarist Rick and I hopped in trusty Ernest...