Tag Archives: Animals As Leaders

Sad News: Animals As Leaders guitar tech Dave Cohen dies from concert accident

Posted by on July 19, 2023

  In a devastating incident at The Pub Station in Billings, MT, on Sunday, July 16th, the music world lost a talented individual. Dave Cohen, the guitar tech for Animals As Leaders and a respected luthier known for his work with Equilibrium Guitars, has tragically passed away due to an unexpected injury sustained while attending […]

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Concert Calendar (6/28-7/02): A Gnarly Summer – Metal Church, Today is the Day, & more

Posted by on June 28, 2023

  Hey there, and happy summer! I (Ian) spent too many Saturdays raw powering at work since May for those sweet post-work concerts. But that’s where strong, blackened cold brew does its job. What matters is that this summer, we’re going to see epic times happen at a gig with some like-minded people. Yes, I […]

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Dream Theater announce Dreamsonic 2023 w/ Devin Townsend & Animals As Leaders

Posted by on April 12, 2023

  Dream Theater’s prog-metal music festival, Dreamsonic 2023, will debut this summer, featuring Devin Townsend and Animals As Leaders as special guests. This event promises to be a recurring musical experience. Tickets will be available this Friday (14th) at 10 am.   Tour Dates: 06/16 Cedar Park, TX @ H-E-B Center At Cedar Park 06/17 […]

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Animals As Leaders announce tour dates w/ Car Bomb & Alluvial

Posted by on July 13, 2022

    Animals As Leaders will continue to celebrate their latest effort, Parrhsia, by hitting the road again this fall with Car Bomb and Alluvial. Tickets go on sale this Friday (15th) at 10am local time.    Tour Dates: 10/05 San Francisco, CA @ Regency 10/06 Paso Robles, CA. @ Vina Robles  w/ Incubus 10/09 […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/4: The Impact of Record Store Day

Posted by on May 10, 2022

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the numbers for the April 22nd releases. A lot of bands fell off the charts, including some big names such as Foo Fighters, Pearl Jam, Iron Maiden, and more. The biggest drop […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/27: A lackluster week of charts

Posted by on May 10, 2022

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the numbers for the April 15th releases. Not many albums were released and the overall numbers were down. Sad to see but hopefully next week picks it up.   Notable Debuts: Monuments, In […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/20: The charts take an ‘Ego Trip’

Posted by on May 10, 2022

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the numbers for the April 8th releases.   Notable Debuts: Papa Roach, Ego Trip (New Noize) Debut #11 6,900 sold This is the band’s 11th studio album.             Joe Satriani, […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/13: Unlimited Love for Charts

Posted by on May 10, 2022

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the numbers for the April 1st releases.   Notable Debuts: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Unlimited Love (Warner) Debut #1 82,525 sold Red Hot Chili Peppers and former guitarist, John Frusciante, reunite for their twelfth […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/6: Animals As Leaders have their highest charting debut

Posted by on May 10, 2022

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the numbers for the March 25th releases.   Notable Debuts: Animals As Leaders, Parrhesia (Sumerian) Debut #17 4,025 sold 5th studio album from the instrumental progressive metal unit.             Dream […]

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New & Noteworthy 3/18/22 – 4/15/22: Lost in new music

Posted by on April 18, 2022

    New & Noteworthy, Metal Insider’s weekly column highlights some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week, we’re catching up with April 15th through March 18th 2022’s releases, which features new music from Darkher, Animals As Leaders, Undeath, Dark Funeral, and more. For previous releases you can read […]

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