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Neurectomy Write Songs About Zoophiles and Zombies
"Who here likes dolphins?" asked Neurectomy frontman Joe Ippolito. The night was young at New York City's Lit Lounge on May 3. The three-band bill dropped to a two-band bill when Surrounded by Teeth canceled. But, this writer didn't care. I was there for the brutal death,…
Converge Premiere ‘Axe To Fall’ Video on Fearnet
Stop-action metal videos that feature extreme brutality or violence walk a fine line between the artistic and cheesy. A few videos come to mind that unfortunately tip towards the latter category, but Craig Murray's visual creation for Converge's latest video, 'Axe to Fall,' achie…
New Psyopus Video Has Visuals as Brutal as Its Music
A brutal song deserves a brutal video, and Psyopus have one-upped themselves since their premiere of 'The Burning Halo' about three months ago. The video featured a lot of live footage, but their latest premiere -- which is exclusively on Ultimate Guitar -- for the song 'Duct Tape Smi…
Psyopus, ‘The Burning Halo’ — Video
The Rochester-born quartet Psyopus are one of the leading members of the avant-garde metal subgenre, and much is due to the unmatched technique of guitarist Christopher Arp. Their latest release has been described as exploring "all ranges from controlled noise, stop-on-a-dime melodic precision,…
On the Open Road: Necrophagist, Gojira, Metal Blade
TIME TO SLAUGHTER: The metal masses have much to look forward to this summer as the line-up for the 2009 Summer Slaughter tour was released just a few days ago. Relapse Records' Necrophagist will be sharing the headlining spot with Nuclear Blast's Suffocation...
Psyopus Spits on Jesus
"Cursing voices / blood soaked eyes /Spitting on your Jesus Christ"
If there's any doubt as to where Psyopus stands on religion - or at least Christianity - then the lyrics on 'Burning Halo' off of 'Odd Senses' should remove them quicker than the rapture on …