Tag Archives: D.R.I.

A conversation with Felix Griffin (D.R.I, Bat) on joining M.O.D Classics (Ken Ballone & Tim McMurtrie

Posted by on May 29, 2019

Over the years, as bands fracture and reform, it’s not uncommon for musicians to squabble over who gets to keep the band’s original name. Most recently, we’ve seen Cro-Mags settle their lawsuit over the band’s name. We’ve also seen groups splitting into two including Entombed/Entombed A.D, Venom/Venom Inc., and so forth. Just two years ago […]

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First 25 bands revealed for 2019’s Maryland Deathfest XVII

Posted by on June 18, 2018

The organizers of Maryland Deathfest have announced the first 25 confirmed bands for 2019’s Maryland Deathfest XVII. It looks like we will see another year without the Edison Lot as the event will be held at Rams Head Live! and Baltimore Soundstage in Baltimore, MD on May 23-26. Seeing D.R.I, Immolation, and Full Of Hell […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/23: The charts are anything but hollow

Posted by on June 23, 2016

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. No, really, we’ve got a lot of stuff here – as has been the norm lately. Nothing like a slew of releases to saturate your summer just in time for summer tours to […]

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D.R.I. to release first new EP in 21 years

Posted by on May 18, 2016

The fathers of crossover/thrash metal D.R.I. have been around for a really long time and during their career, have released seven full-lengths and one EP, which is very little for a band with over 30 years behind them. But it appears there’s one more release to be added as we’re about to get some new D.R.I. […]

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Amnesia Rockfest announces lineup for 2016 as Cavaleras battle

Posted by on March 24, 2016

Canada may not be on the same level as Europe when it comes about rock and metal festivals but they are working their way there with massive festivals across their maple-y country. Amnesia Rockfest is one of the biggest festivals our northern neighbors have and, aside from being the set of cheesy porn videos, they […]

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Find out how much Chris Cornell, Ghost, Kadavar, DRI and more made on the road

Posted by on October 14, 2015

If you keep wondering how much your favorite bands make when they head out on the road, Billboard‘s Boxscore released their latest batch of earnings and attendance from many artists, including rock and metal ones, and we’ve summarized them here for you. It’s been a few weeks since we reminded you how broke your band is […]

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Maryland Deathfest 2015 lineup taking shape with Neurosis, Triptykon among headliners

Posted by on July 16, 2014

If it seems like only a month and a half ago that Baltimore was the destination for extreme metal fans and bands from around the world, that’s because it was. But the Maryland Deathfest has wasted no time in announcing the first round of bands for the 2015 incarnation of the fest. Neurosis is playing, and so it Triptykon, […]

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Photos: Highlights From New England Metal & Hardcore Fest 2013 (April 19-21)

Posted by on April 26, 2013

Last weekend marked the 15th installment of New England Metal & Hardcore Fest in Worcester, MA, and as expected, it was nothing short of barely-controlled mayhem.  This year felt especially topical, with the manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspects coming to a head just hours before Friday’s kickoff.  The outlet that heavy music provides […]

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Fear Factory, Overkill, Symphony X And More Already Confirmed For 70,000 Tons Of Metal Cruise 2014

Posted by on April 8, 2013

We’re about ten months away from next year’s 70,000 Tons Of Metal Cruise setting sail. Yet within the past week, we’ve already learned about a few big names confirmed for the metal cruise festival. On Easter, it was revealed that Dark Tranquillity, Death Angel, Overkill and Soilwork were slated to play 70,000 Tons Of Metal […]

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Suicidal Tendencies Announces Tour Dates With D.R.I., Sick Of It All

Posted by on February 25, 2013

Suicidal Tendencies has announced tour dates that’ll include support from D.R.I. and Sick Of It All.

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