Tag Archives: Darkness Divided

Victory Records launch Texas Strong Hurricane Relief Fund

Posted by on September 1, 2017

Houston, TX didn’t receive a single evacuation notice as Hurricane Harvey rolled in with devastating results. Residents were trapped inside their homes and many did what they could to reach higher grounds. Unfortunately, many lost their homes, pets, business, and way of transportation following the horrific aftermath. In response to these events, Victory Records is […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/4: The charts have a dark side

Posted by on May 4, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It’s May the 4th, a day to celebrate the month that Star Wars movies used to come in. While I’m a huge Star Wars I can’t get past the fact that saying “May the Fourth be […]

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New & Noteworthy, April 22nd – I’m Ready

Posted by on April 22, 2016

We’re on the way to some highly anticipated releases, and it starts today with some big names. The anticipation is building towards a busy summer release calendar. Dive right in, because it’s only going to get busier and more enthralling as the weeks continue.   The 69 Eyes, Universal Monsters (Nuclear Blast) The Finnish rockers released X […]

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Police bust metal house show, urge band to continue playing

Posted by on December 22, 2015

If you ever been at a backyard or house show, you know that there’s only three ways to end it: Every band finishes their set and everyone goes home on their own; there’s a fight between some drunk idiots which end up souring the party and the owner ends up kicking everyone out of the […]

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BTBAM, Whitechapel among first bands announced for Texas Independence Fest

Posted by on January 23, 2015

The first round of bands announced for the 2015 Texas Independence Fest was announced today, and from the looks of it, it’s already turning out to be an impressive bill. The two bands at the top of the billing are modern progressive metal kings Between The Buried and Me and deathcore champions Whitechapel. One of […]

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Metal By Numbers 8/27: Space Ace invades the top 10

Posted by on August 27, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Yeah, we know Ace Frehley isn’t technically the Spaceman anymore; we’ve written enough stories about that to know, trust us. But you have to admit that the man still has a strong, uh, affinity […]

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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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