Category Archives: He’s So Unusual

Metal Mixer: from Escuela Grind to Insomnium: band drama, ghosting, & lineup updates

Posted by on February 23, 2024

Amidst surprise reunion announcements, new album reveals, and anticipation for a bustling year of tours, there’s also been a sprinkle of drama and potential mysteries. Contrasting our previous list of member departures, this roundup includes the events that surround the group Escuela Grind and more. Here are five bands who’ve announced member departures or welcomed […]

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Vltimas streaming new song “Invictus”

Posted by on February 22, 2024

  The new single “Invictus” by the masters of Vltimas comes to crown the supremacy of David Vincent (ex-Morbid Angel), Rune Eriksen (ex-Mayhem), and Flo Mounier (Cryptopsy), who have reigned the underground for more than 30 years, joined by Dutch bassist Ype TVS (ex Dodecahedron) and Portuguese guitarist Joao Duarte (Corpus Christii). This single is […]

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Necrophobic streaming new single “Grace of the Past;” share interview with Jens Rydén on album artwork

Posted by on February 22, 2024

  Swedish blackened death metal outfit Necrophobic is celebrating the release of their last single, “Grace of the Past.” The track’s unveiling is approaching the tenth studio album’s arrival, In the Twilight Grey, due March 15 via Century Media Records.  The new song starts with the ethereal embrace of its atmospheric prelude. Then, Necrophobic’s sonic journey erupts […]

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Judas Priest share “The Serpent And The King” lyric video

Posted by on February 22, 2024

  Judas Priest have shared a lyric video for their new song, “The Serpent And The King.” The track is the fourth single taken from the British heavy metal legends’ forthcoming nineteenth record, Invincible Shield, out March 8th. The record has already been shaping up after listening to singles, “Crown of Horns,” “Panic Attack,” and […]

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Lisa Holt, wife of Slayer guitarist Gary Holt, responds to naysayers on band’s reunion shows: “Don’t Go”

Posted by on February 22, 2024

  Lisa Holt, the wife of Slayer guitarist Gary Holt, has shared a few words following yesterday’s (21st) announcement on the group’s decision to reunite for select festival appearances booked for Riot Fest and Louder Than Life thus far. The reunion comes five years after Slayer concluded their “farewell” tour in 2019.  Following the news […]

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