Steve K’s Top 10 Metal Shows of 2013

1. Gojira w/ Devin Townsend Project & The Atlas Moth @ House of Blues in Chicago, IL Not a whole lot needs to be said to explain this choice. A road trip up to Chicago was in order after hearing about this tour. To me, both Gojira and DTP are the most inspirational and influential…

Max Cavalera talks about new Soulfly album “Savages”

A new trailer for SOULFLY’s ninth album, “Savages”, in which the band’s mainman, Max Cavalera talks about the guest musicians that appear on the CD can be seen below. “Savages” is scheduled for release on October 4 via the band’s new label home, Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The CD was produced by Terry Date, who is…

Win a ticket to see Opeth this Thursday in St. Louis, Mo

So I’m (Nick) sitting here with an extra ticket to the Opeth show this Thursday, at Pops Nightclub in St. Louis. I know, only one?!?!?! Sad but true, yes only one. Now I thought long and hard about this and I decided the best thing to do is raffle it off. So I thought up …

Volbeat back at it again!

Volbeat have announced that recording sessions are currently underway for their new album, “Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies“. Former Anthrax guitarist Rob Caggiano and producer Jacob Hansen (Raunchy, Nightrage) are handling the production duties for the album. Band frontman Michael Poulsen said of the sessions thus far: “We’re back in the studio, this time breaking…