It’s now been 4 years since we lost local guitarist and supremely awesome dude, Rob Rupert. Last year, I made the decision that I’ll be posting another edition of “Extra Bleu Cheese” every year on (or around) the anniversary of his tragic death, which occurred on June 1, 2013. For each edition, I’ll be telling … More Extra Bleu Cheese: The Legacy of Rob Rupert Continues…
For fans of Vader, Pantera, Slayer Walls of Flesh is the third and newest full length from Italian death/thrash band, NOFUCK, courtesy of MurdHer Records, released this past April 2017. Their full discography boasts two LPs, two demos, and even a live recording. I’m currently listening to Walls of Flesh for the fifth time around (It will probably … More Album Review: “Walls of Flesh”, by NOFUCK
Hiran from Battlecross is quickly becoming one of my favorite live performers in metal. After seeing the BX live 5 times, and having been “Facebook friends” with Hiran for 3 years, I decided to take a shot in the dark and send him a request for an interview. Incredibly, his response was almost immediate and we … More Interview: Hiran Deraniyagala of Battlecross
Hey everyone! If you didn’t see earlier, Mike and I are looking to get more writers in on this gig. Mike has written enough reviews that The Metal Webzine is starting to come up on google in searches for websites that do just that. So, though we it may seem like our Facebook “likes” status has … More “The Metal Webzine” Writer Application!
Interview conducted by Greg DiPasquale* Matt Harvey. No, not the pitcher for the Mets; this Matt Harvey is way cooler. Why is he cooler, you ask? Well, since you clearly know nothing about his track record, let me bring you up to speed. Exhumed, Dekapitator, Scarecrow, Gruesome, Repulsion, Gravehill, Death (To All), Pounder, Expulsion. There’s … More Interview: Matt Harvey (Exhumed, Gruesome, Pounder)
*With assistance from Mike Marlinski For fans of: Decapitated, Misery Index; pure death metal with hardcore influences. Dante’s Theory came into existence in the mid-1990s in Lion City, Singapore. Though the band has been together for over 20 years, (they were previously known as Pyro, and featured on a compilation disc), their discography boasts of only … More Album Review: “Amut”, by Dante’s Theory
Buffalo’s death/thrash metal saviors, Hellcannon, are back with a brand new full length album, released this week on their own label, Vile Records. This might just be their strongest and most consistently badass musical effort to date, so if you like your death metal with a huge helping of thrash and zero bullshit, take a … More Album Review: Hellcannon- Return to the Wasteland