Tag Archives: Funeral For A Friend

Funeral For a Friend to break up next year

Posted by on September 15, 2015

Welsh metalcore band Funeral For a Friend have announced that after 15 years, they’ll be calling it quits. The band will be going out by touring in Australia and Europe next year, where they’ll be performing shows on two consecutive nights that will see them playing their two most popular albums, Hours and Casually Dressed […]

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Who is (was) Iceman Thesis?

Posted by on June 23, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/VLhszOaMaXM[/youtube] Last weekend, the the UK’s Download Festival had a bit of a mystery, as an unknown band called Iceman Thesis took to the stage wearing masks and played what was billed as their first and last show. Actually, that’s incorrect. At the same time, on different stages, two separate bands, each called Iceman Thesis, […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Defunct Touring Festivals

Posted by on July 8, 2013

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. Last week, Gigantour kicked off its fifth installment and Mayhem Fest is well into gear. And while the summer is packed with other treks like the Summer Slaughter Tour, the All Stars Tour, and other tours (hell, even the Warped […]

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Metal By Numbers 2/13: Coheed Tops Post-Grammys Sales

Posted by on February 13, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Another year, another Grammy Awards Ceremony that most metalheads probably ignored in favor of something that wasn’t hosted by LL Cool J. Inevitably, a huge surge in sales for winners and nominees occured this […]

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New And Noteworthy 2/5: Day Of Reckoning

Posted by on February 5, 2013

Today is a day to celebrate longevity, and I anticipate that such celebrations will be occurring quite often during this decade. As we begin the celebrations of bands that have been around for 30 years or more, it is vital for all of us to band together as a community and recognize the groups that […]

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Funeral For A Friend Go The Distance For New Video

Posted by on January 3, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/4XXKa6YjJaU[/youtube] Welsh band Funeral For A Friend have been around for about 12 years now, although they’ve kind of been out of the public eye for the last five years or so, at least in America. They’re now on The End records, and have released a video from the first single for their album Conduit. […]

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Metal By Numbers 3/24: The Skye’s The Limit

Posted by on March 24, 2011

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Another week, another #1 album that didn’t even sell 100,000 copies. It’s more or less the new normal these days. However, Mastodon move over 7,000 of their first live album, proving that they’re definitely […]

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New & Noteworthy, March 15th – Beneath the Surface

Posted by on March 15, 2011

Exactly one month ago, we had our first flood of new releases of 2011, as 22 albums debuted for the metal fans. This week, we get another flood, with only a few less albums and a lot less name recognition. The underground rules the release charts this week, as many of the bands releasing albums […]

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Funeral For A Friend Signs With Good Fight

Posted by on January 25, 2011

Funeral For A Friend has signed a new recording deal with Good Fight Entertainment, who will release their new album Welcome Home Armageddon on March 15.

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Funeral For A Friend Announces New Lineup

Posted by on April 27, 2010

Funeral For A Friend has revealed the band’s new lineup. In addition to new members, the band has also shuffled their original lineup in light of guitarist Darran Smith’s departure.

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