Tag Archives: Goblin

Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin to celebrate 45 years of ‘Suspira’ by embarking on North American Fall Tour

Posted by on August 31, 2022

  This year marks the 45th anniversary of the Dario Argento horror classic Suspiria. The film was composed by Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin, who also gave us classic scores to films such as Dawn of the Dead and Deep Red, it will now embark on a Fall Tour with a live performance of the score set […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/30: I fear this is farewell

Posted by on June 30, 2021

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Readers and friends, I regret to inform you that today’s edition of Metal By Numbers will be my last. After 9 years of pouring over the charts every week, the time has come for […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/23: Wolfgang Van Halen has a mammoth debut

Posted by on June 23, 2021

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. I was in high school when Van Halen announced they would be going on tour with Eddie Van Halen’s son, Wolfgang, on bass guitar. I heard many friends complain about Michael Anthony’s absence or […]

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Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin announces North American fall tour

Posted by on July 16, 2019

This Fall, Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin will return to North America. This time around, the trek will feature two sets, the first set will have a screening of Dario Argento’s Deep Red/Profondo Rosso, where the group will be performing the score live. The second set will consist of classic Goblin material as well as a few […]

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Psycho Las Vegas 2018 reveal first wave of acts, tickets on sale tomorrow

Posted by on December 14, 2017

Psycho Las Vegas have announced its return to sin city on August 17th-19th, 2018. The award-winning festival will be held at The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino and they have unleashed the first wave of bands that include Witchcraft, Goblin, High on Fire, and more. Tickets go on sale tomorrow (15th) at 10AM PST and […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Horror soundtracks from Bloody Hammers’ Anders Manga

Posted by on July 27, 2016

On August 5, Bloody Hammers will be releasing their third full-length album, Lovely Sort of Death. The band’s gothic darkwave is cinematic, and it should come as no surprise that the band’s singer, guitarist and bassist Anders Manga, is a fan of instrumental music. We asked him to count down his five favorite soundtracks from horror movies. […]

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Recap: Maryland Deathfest 2016 – Part 1

Posted by on May 31, 2016

Over the past weekend, the biggest annual gathering of metalheads in the US took place with the latest installment of the Maryland Deathfest. The eagerness for the “America’s biggest metal party of the year” was visible among my list of friends and foes planning to lose their necks and minds over the excellent list of […]

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Record Store Day 2016 releases unveiled

Posted by on March 10, 2016

As sales of digital downloads and compact discs continue to fall and streaming continues to rise, there’s one big exception, and that’s vinyl. In fact, in 2015, vinyl sales increased 30 percent, to nearly 12 million. There are several reasons for this. Apparently, millennials are leading the cause, because there’s something cool and  retro about […]

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Mikael Åkerfeldt Talks Details For Opeth’s Next Album

Posted by on January 7, 2014

Many Opeth fans have likely been wondering what direction mastermind Mikael Åkerfeldt will head into next for the band’s eleventh studio album. 2011’s Heritage was an ode to Åkerfeldt’s love for progressive rock with nary a death growl to be heard. Via an interview with Decibel, now we’re starting to get new details on what to expect […]

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Housecore Horror Film Fest announces set times

Posted by on August 13, 2013

While we’ve known the lineup for the annual Housecore Horror Film Fest, the band schedule for the Festival has been released, so now you know how to plan your time in Austin. The festival, organized by Philip H. Anselmo and Metal Sucks writer Corey Mitchell, will take place October 24 -27 across four different venues in Austin, […]

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