Tag Archives: Alesana

Concert Calendar (8/14-8/20): Music Is Our Life: Guns n’ Roses, Kamelot, & more

Posted by on August 14, 2023

    You should defiantly attend some shows. Yes really. It seems like there are a thousand tours racing across America every single day now that we’re well into summer. Don’t get anxious by all the heavy goodness asking for your concert dollar as this tropical season continues because there’s a solution for that. Metal […]

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Alesana and iwrestledabearonce announce US tour this fall

Posted by on August 18, 2015

Raleigh, North Carolina’s Alesana has announced an 18 date, Fall US tour  presented by Revival Recordings and Artery Global. They will be joined by Iwrestledabearonce, and special guests Entheos, Artifex Pereo, and Pittsburgh’s Cabaret Runaway. Alesana will be touring in support of their newest album, Confessions, which was released back in April via Revival Recordings. IWABO’s most recent […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/30: Buried by sales

Posted by on April 30, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Oddly, we have more debuts this week than last week’s post-Record Store Day charts. Granted, not all of these releases were as  highly anticipated as a Metallica demo, but still a good week for […]

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Alesana announce homecoming concert to record first live album

Posted by on November 7, 2014

North Carolina based outfit Alesana just announced that they will be returning to their hometown of Raleigh to record their very first live album, presented by Revival Recordings. The show is to take place on Thursday, December 11th at the Southland Ballroom in Raleigh, NC. The doors open at 6pm, and the show starts at […]

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Cannibal Corpse facing opposition in Russia

Posted by on October 14, 2014

Cannibal Corpse join the growing list of bands facing opposition in Russia. The band had to cancel several shows because of opposition by religious Orthodox activists. According to the Hollywood Reporter, members of the Orthodox Union urged the prosecutor’s office to cancel the tour by sending them a statement: “Cannibal Corpse’s work is punishable under the Russian Federation’s […]

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Alesana cancel Russian shows over international concerns

Posted by on July 28, 2014

Alesana isn’t normally a band we cover at Metal Insider, but their actions might have some repercussions to other bands that are touring internationally. They’re one of the first bands we’ve heard about that have cancelled their touring plans in Russia, the Ukraine and Finland over international concerns. To read between the lines, they don’t […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/9: Rev up those debuts

Posted by on April 9, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Wow. That’s a lot of debuts. Some of them were highly anticipated (This Is Your Life), some have been surrounded by controversy (Triple Brutal), and some no one really asked for (Punk Goes 90’s […]

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Your definitive guide to metal at SXSW

Posted by on March 3, 2014

Right now, downtown Austin is bracing itself for the calm before the storm. In just four days (7), annual music, interactive and film mega-convention South by SouthWest (SXSW) will begin, and won’t let up until the following Sunday (16). Spring break for the music industry, place where bands go to get signed, or place where […]

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Periphery, TesseracT, Andrew Dice Clay Among Bamboozle Additions

Posted by on January 18, 2012

When The Bamboozle announced that Bon Jovi, Foo Fighters, and Blink 182 were headlining this year, it made it clear that the festival was continuing the tradition of having bizarre lineups. This was later reaffirmed when Skrillex, Incubus and Mac Miller were later confirmed as headliners as well. And last night at midnight, Bamboozle held […]

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Are Emmure, iwrestledabearonce And In This Moment Really ‘All Stars’?

Posted by on May 6, 2011

That’s what the new All Stars Tour would like us to believe at least. This new Summer tour, set to be on the road from July 22 to August 22, will feature Emmure, iwrestledabearonce, blessthefall, In This Moment, Born Of Osiris, Chelsea Grin and many others on its bill. iwrestledabearonce and Born Of Osiris will […]

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