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Heavy Metal, French Style: a Playlist in Honor of Bastille Day
In honor of French National Day, please put on your spiked black leather beret and hold high your goblet of blood-red Bordeaux wine in honor of the country's recent heavy metal victories. France has supplied a surprising slew of formidable bands in recent years, breaking open an metal arsenal o…
Alcest’s First North American Tour Dates
French black metal band Alcest will descend upon North America for the very first time, so they are finally popping their touring cherry by performing at a bunch of cultural epicenters.
Vocalist/guitarist Neige told Noisecreep, "We are feeling really glad to go on tour in the U...
Chris Bruni Talks One-Man Black Metal
Over the past year or so, Profound Lore has become the label du jour when it comes to metal, whether it's the "disturbing, surreal, f*cked up death metal" of Portal, the ambient drone of Nadja, the neo-classical chamber music of Amber Asylum, or the extremely harsh black metal…