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Beissert, ‘The Pusher’ — New Album
Beissert -- the German metallers that refer to their music as "Saxon:Blood:Rock" and are perhaps best described as a Teutonic version of Corrosion of Conformity -- will release their second album, 'The Pusher,' on May 25 on Agonia Records.
According to a press statement, "'The Pusher'…
Hard Rock and Metal New Releases — March 30
Black Breath, 'Heavy Breathing' (Southern Lord): The Catholics say deliver us from evil in the Lord's prayer, but Seattle's Black Breath deliver us some evil with 'Heavy Breathing,' a fast slab of garage-metal and crusted-over punk that'll leave you with a case of …
Your iPod Is Showing: Dimmu Borgir’s Silenoz
The second participant (i.e. victim) for our new column, 'Your iPod Is Showing,' is Dimmu Borgir guitarist Silenoz. One of the most commercially successful Norwegian black metal bands, Dimmu play pummeling songs suffused with enticing melodies and Wagnerian keyboard swells...
Plenty of Rock and Heat at Rocklahoma 2009
From so-called 'heavy metal day' to straight-up glam, Rocklahoma 2009 featured four days of non-stop music, fans ... and excruciating heat.
Held annually in Pryor, Okla., Rocklahoma attracts music fans from around the globe. This year, the event took place July 9-12, with bands like Anthrax, Overkil…
Rocklahoma 2009: Metal Day and Side Stages Galore
The third annual Rocklahoma festival is slated for July 9-12 in Pryor, Oklahoma. Yeah, you read that right: Oklahoma. Pryor is a sleepy town of a few thousand residents nearly an hour from Tulsa. The desolate locale makes the perfect setting for a long weekend of rock and roll hijinks...