Author Archives: Bill Shouldis

We Are At SXSW 2010!

Posted by on March 17, 2010

As you read this we will be landing in Austin, TX for this year’s SXSW festival which by the looks of it has a ton of metal shows. Expect to see less featured stories this week as our hands will be too full of BBQ and beer to type. Our news feed on the sidebar […]

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Amazon March Metal Month

Posted by on March 17, 2010

Amazon is joining the celebration of “March Is Metal Month” by offering many metal titles at just $6.99 along with free samplers from The End and Southern Lord.

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Photos: Dillinger Escape Plan | Irving Plaza, NYC | 3/11/10

Posted by on March 12, 2010

The Dillinger Escape plan laid waste to Irving Plaza last night with an 90 minute set featuring old favorites as well as cuts from their highly anticipated new album Option Paralysis which drops on March 23rd. We were able to grab some photos amidst the strobe light madness on stage. Read on for the photo […]

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Exclusive Walkthrough Of New Clutch Vinyl Packaging

Posted by on February 18, 2010

Since Metal Insider and Clutch’s label Weathermaker Music share a building, we recently caught up with label head Jon Nardachone, where he unboxed and showed off the double vinyl version of their most recent album, Strange Cousins From the West. The package will come with a code to download the album, which features two songs […]

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PHOTOS: Naam | Generation Records, NYC | 1.16.2010

Posted by on January 18, 2010

Naam rattled the floorboards of Generation Records upstairs neighbors this past weekend with their sludgy reverb-drenched metal. Check out some photos from the in-store performance after the jump.

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Eerie Von Performs With KsE, Minor Threat Members (Plus Danzig Girl Update!)

Posted by on January 11, 2010

Eerie Von, bass player for Samhain and Danzig, recently released a book entitled Misery Obscura, a collection of his photographs documenting his career including early photos of the Misfits, Danzig, Metallica and much more. The book comes highly recommended, especially for those who style their hair in a devil lock and keep their guitars in […]

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Pitchfork Finds Out Kurt Ballou’s Influences Through The Years

Posted by on January 7, 2010

Pitchfork has conducted an interview with Kurt Ballou of Converge on his favorite songs at age 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and 35. Check it out here.

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Murder City Devils Announced East Coast Dates

Posted by on December 14, 2009

The Murder City Devils have announced two long awaited east coast dates, Philadelphia and New York City in February 2010, more details here.

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