Tag Archives: Atilla

Watch rappers watching a Ghost video (NSFW)

Posted by on November 12, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/udGmUqvaj04[/youtube] YouTube channel The Daily Disruption has done a few things really well since launching earlier this year: Given frontmen from bands that no metalhead over 25 would admit to liking their own YouTube shows and asking people that don’t like metal to watch metal videos. It’s been awesome to see mothers turn on Atilla’s […]

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Metal moms give Atilla video thumbs down for too many butt shots

Posted by on September 19, 2013

A group of moms featured in the online YouTube channel, Daily Disruption, are being asked for their opinions on metal for the review group, Moms on Metal. For episode one they gave Atilla’s “About That Life” an honest review, looking at the video for the song with an artistically critical eye. “There were just butt […]

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Did Billy Joel Help Invent The Blast Beat?

Posted by on October 25, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLuiVJBZyVM[/youtube] This is absolutely insane, and it’s been kicking around for a while, but according to Decibel, the modern blast beat is 42 years old, and one of the co-owners of it is none other than Billy Joel. Years before he became a hitmaker, his first band, Atilla, released one album in 1970. The two-piece […]

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Metal By Numbers 8/24: Welcome To ‘Hell’

Posted by on August 24, 2011

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.  While Breaking Up Benjamin have the top rock debut (no, we’re not counting Blue October, who debuted in the top ten), the top metal debut belongs to Chimaira, who sold a respectable 7,400 of […]

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Razor & Tie, Artery Foundation Talk Partnership

Posted by on August 10, 2010

One of the larger metal and hardcore management companies teaming up with a label whose biggest commercial success is the Kidz Bop series of compilations might be a bit of a head scratcher at first. But the union of Razor & Tie and the Artery Foundation for Artery Recordings makes a lot more sense upon […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/10: Lamb Of God Have A Nice Box

Posted by on June 9, 2010

Unless you’re Jack Johnson or on a TV show about glee clubs, it was a pretty weak week for music sales once again. On the plus side, Lamb of God have the biggest metal debut of the week, and that’s not counting the 20 or so super deluxe box sets they sold. And next week, […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/26: Exodus In Good Condition

Posted by on May 26, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It’s an indie rock kinda week on Billboard’s charts, as Black Keys, Band of Horses, and LCD Soundsystem debut inside the top ten. As far as metal, you’ve got to go all the way […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/19: As I Lay Dying Continue Their Rise

Posted by on May 19, 2010

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. As I Lay Dying have released what many are calling their best album yet. While The Powerless Rise might be their best album, it’s not their highest-debuting, as An Ocean Between Us notched a #8 debut […]

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