Raleigh NC prog masters Betweeen The Buried And Me will celebrate the 10-year anniversary of their 2007 album ‘Colors’ by performing it in its entirety on a full US tour this fall. The tour will also feature The Contortionist, Polyphia, and Toothgrinder as support acts. Check out the dates below. Continue reading “Between The Buried And Me announces ‘Colors’ 10-Year Anniversary Tour”
The full lineup for Tool’s upcoming show at Glen Helen Amphitheater in San Bernardino CA on June 24th 2017 has been revealed, and in addition to Primus, Melvins and The Crystal Method (DJ set) who were already announced as support acts, Clutch and Fantômas have been added to the bill. Tickets to the show are available for sale here.
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By Doug Walker
For the past decade or so, there’s been a steady supply of pristine stoner metal and psych rock coming out of the West Coast and surrounding areas. Glory or Death Records is a relatively new label with a few releases under its belt, and is looking to branch out a bit with this incredible compilation release. Over the past 2 weeks they’ve been announcing the line-up for the comp, and it’s absolutely insane. Including such giants as Mothership and Mos Generator, this is going be a great comp to have in your collection. Continue reading “Glory or Death Records to release Thin Lizzy tribute compilation 12″ This Fall”
German heavy metal titans Accept have announced their 15th studio album ‘The Rise of Chaos’, slated for release via Nuclear Blast on August 4th 2017. Their fourth release on the label, the album will follow their strong efforts ‘Blood of the Nations’, ‘Stalingrad’ and ‘Blind Rage’, all three of which have established the rejuvenated incarnation of Accept fronted by Mark Tornillo. Check out the cover artwork below, as well as a statement from guitarst Wolf Hoffmann. Continue reading “Accept Announce New Album ‘The Rise of Chaos’, Reveal Cover Artwork”
After a successful outing earlier this year, the British invasion of Saxon and UFO will return to North American in September/October, once again as a co-headline bill with support act Jared James Nichols. Check out the dates below: Continue reading “Saxon, UFO Announce Second Round of North American Tour Dates”
Los Angeles deathgrind veterans Brujeria have announced a Fall 2017 U.S. headline tour in support of their 2016 Nuclear Blast release and comeback album ‘Pocho Aztlan’, with opening acts Voodoo Glow Skulls and Pinata Protest. Check out the dates below. Continue reading “Brujeria Announces US tour with Voodoo Glow Skulls, Pinata Protest”