*Written by Matt Swistak Hailing from Rochester, NY, A Fitting Revenge are back with their new full-length, Tempus Fugit. Recorded at Wicked Squid Studios, this is their first release since 2014’s, Psychopath of Righteousness. During this time, the band went through a few member changes, but now has solidified their lineup. From melodic riffing to … More Album Review: A Fitting Revenge- Tempus Fugit
It all started Last Wednesday, at Rockin’ Buffalo during that Carnivora show Mass Casualty hopped on last minute to help boost attendance. Ms. Lindsay Leland of Pollock fame stopped by, and the topic of British progressive metal act Tesseract was brought up. she said she was getting an opportunity to see them on Friday; they … More Show Review: That Megadeth Show You Didn’t Know About
Welcome to our 2017 show listings! Please scroll down and browse all the awesome local metal gigs we have coming our way. If we’ve forgotten a show you’d like to see on this list, please write to us either in the comments below or in a private message on Facebook. Thanks! JUNE June 23, 2017- Wyatt … More Comin’ In Hot! (Weekly Show Announcements)
Our metal scene has become something of a treasure trove of atmospheric black metal bands over the past few years. Bands like Enthauptung (Buffalo), Sertraline (Buffalo) and Mavradoxa (Rochester) are at the forefront of a growing movement of truly inspirational, nature driven music, fueled by dark, foreboding atmospheres. Mavradoxa’s 2nd album, Lethean Lament, is no exception to … More Album Review: Mavradoxa- Lethean Lament
*Written by Mike Deitzman (The Masked Promoter) *Photos by Lee Hoffman, David Barnas and Cody Bollinger First things first, due to the nature of this blog, I’m going to be writing a lot. There’s a lot I need to get off my chest. So, if you have ADD or don’t feel like reading a short … More Musings from the Door Guy Pt. 3: Is This Really Happening?
*By Mike Marlinski and Vick Sacha Vick: A couple weeks ago, Mike and I were fortunate enough to be two out of half a dozen people who got to see Enfold Darkness on tour with Invoking the Abstract. And I gotta say, y’all missed out on an amazing tour package. We’d like to sincerely apologize … More Album Review: Enfold Darkness- Adversary Omnipotent
A few months back, my band toured through Westfield, MA, courtesy of Travis O’Connell, sole guitarist of The Aberration (VT). These guys are supremely loved in that area and it’s no secret as to why. The Aberration are a 2- piece progressive instruMETAL powerhouse, here to entertain you through and through, while also keeping you … More Album Review: The Aberration- Don’t Poke the Bear