New Armored Saint album: “Win Hands Down” and From the Vault interview

The longstanding metal band from California, Armored Saint, has a new album called Win Hands Down came out on June 2 on Metal Blade. There’s digital, CD, vinyl, and a box Continue reading New Armored Saint album: “Win Hands Down” and From the Vault interview

Unleashed: (another) new video and (another) old interview—From the Vault

Unleashed’s new album, Dawn of the Nine, is out now on Nuclear Blast, and a new lyric video from it, “Defenders of Midgard,” is below. We posted before about the Continue reading Unleashed: (another) new video and (another) old interview—From the Vault

In conversation with J.R. Hayes

The following are excerpts of tangents that J.R. went on from the latest “Musical Darwinism” session, 2014. Death metal vs. grindcore Explaining the difference between grindcore and death metal to Continue reading In conversation with J.R. Hayes

“Relentless: Thirty Years Of Sepultura” biography available for preorder

The endorsement from Sepultura guitarist Andreas Kisser, which goes, “There is fantastic research on Brazil and the political context. It has some very detailed stuff on the songs, the studio … Continue reading “Relentless: Thirty Years Of Sepultura” biography available for preorder