Tag Archives: Brutal Truth

Legendary west coast festival Murderfest is getting ready to come back

Posted by on March 25, 2016

If you happen to live in the west coast and are older than 30, you may have heard of a classic metal festival that used to take place in Los Angeles, CA called Murderfest. The festival started back in 2003 with subsequent editions throughout 2009 which could’ve been compared to the more known Maryland Deathfest, […]

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Venemous Concept head to Suffragette City with Bowie cover

Posted by on January 13, 2016

[youtube]https://youtu.be/uIYkfI3gsXU[/youtube] It’s staggering how many musicians and artists were influenced by David Bowie. His passing on Sunday has led to countless artists across every genre talking about what Bowie meant to them, and while you wouldn’t necessarily expect a grind/hardcore band like Venomous Concept to name him as someone they look up to, they covered […]

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Brutal Truth footage posted from final show

Posted by on January 1, 2015

Brutal Truth may have played their last show this past November in Japan, but thanks to Sony we all get a great New Years gift. The gift is a five minute clip from their final performance, featuring two songs, “Birth of Ignorance,” and “Stench of Prophet.” Founding member Dan Lilker said he’d be retiring from full time touring […]

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Tomas Lindberg parts ways with Lock Up

Posted by on November 25, 2014

At the Gates vocalist Tomas Lindberg is a busy guy these days. Lindberg will be touring in support of their newest album, At War with Reality, well into spring of 2015. Because of that commitment he’s had to part ways with Lock Up, the super group grindcore band that he’s been a part of for the past 12 […]

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Danny Lilker opens up about retiring from music full time

Posted by on January 15, 2014

The metal world was thrown for a loop last week when Brutal Truth’s (and Nuclear Assault and Stormtroopers of Death) Danny Lilker announced his retirement from music, or at least announced his retirement from being a full time musician. He’s since opened up to Decibel‘s editor Albert Mudrian about his decision. And while he said […]

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Brutal Truth’s Dan Lilker announces retirement

Posted by on January 10, 2014

Brutal Truth has been a grindcore force to be reckoned since 1990. It appears that their run might be coming to an end though, as band mastermind Dan Lilker, also formerly of Anthrax, Nuclear Assault and Stormtroopers of Death,  announced that he’s stepping down from touring and recording when he turns 50, which will be […]

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Relapse Releases Compilation To Benefit Pat Egan’s Family

Posted by on February 20, 2013

As we mentioned on Monday, Relapse director of retail sales and marketing and New York City metal fixture Pat Egan passed away earlier this week in a hospital after suffering complications from pneumonia. He touched the lives of many that he met, including countless bands he worked with. But as a lifelong metalhead, Egan loved […]

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High On Fire To Be Not High On Tour

Posted by on September 24, 2012

They tried to make Matt Pike go to rehab, and he said “okay.” With them having to pull out of the Rockstar Energy Mayhem Fest, they haven’t been able to tour in support of their excellent new album, De Vermis Mysteriis. That’s about to change, though. The band have announced a late fall headlinign run that […]

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Primate [Feat. Members Of Mastodon And Brutal Truth] Show “Pride” With New Lyric Video

Posted by on June 5, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HCf44l986Ps[/youtube] Last month, we learned that Relapse Records is planning to officially release the debut album from Primate, the grindcore supergroup featuring Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher and Brutal Truth singer Kevin Sharp. Since then, we’ve seen a teaser trailer for Draw Back A Stump and heard the album’s title track via Metal Injection’s Relapse Podcast. […]

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Primate, Feat. Members Of Mastodon And Brutal Truth, To Release Debut Album Via Relapse Records

Posted by on May 8, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXozHN0IAtk[/youtube] Have you heard about Primate? In a nutshell, it’s a grindcore supergroup featuring Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher, Brutal Truth singer Kevin Sharp, and members of The Despised, Otophobia and others. Shortly after a limited self-release via a 1000-run CD pressing last March, Primate signed with Relapse Records. And on July 3, Primate’s debut LP […]

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