Tag Archives: Immortal Bird

Metal Inside(r) Home Quarantine: Rae Amitay (Immortal Bird / Errant) – “We’re all going to be changed by this”

Posted by on June 3, 2020

  Metal Inside(r) Home Quarantine is Metal Insider’s new column during this time of isolation due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We asked artists five questions on what’s been keeping them busy ranging from their favorite movies, food they’ve been eating, music they’ve been listening to and more. We caught up with Immortal Bird/Errant’s Rae Amitay […]

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Mick Gordon recruits heavy metal choir for ‘Doom Eternal’ score

Posted by on March 6, 2020

  Video game composer Mick Gordon, has taken a unique approach to recording the score to the upcoming ‘Doom Eternal’ game. He has recruited a choir of heavy metal vocalists to create realistic chanting to accompany the game’s action.  Vocalists who took part in the recording session include Tony Campos (Static-X, Ministry), Sven de Caluwe […]

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Carcass, Youth Of Today, Daughters, Etc. added to 2020 ‘Oblivion Access’ Festival

Posted by on January 14, 2020

The 2020 ‘Oblivion Access’ Festival, formerly known as the “Austin Terror Fest,” has announced more bands to the massive bill, which features of 50 bands. The festival will take place June 05th-07th across several venues, The Barracuda, Empire Control Room & Garage, and Mohawk venues in Austin, TX. The festival has expanded into new genres and sounds […]

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Immortal Bird flies into Philly

Posted by on December 13, 2019

  Chicago’s Immortal Bird flew east into Philadelphia’s famed Kung Fu Necktie this past December 12, 2019 and Metal Insider was there! I really am digging their 2019 record Thrive on Neglect which we reviewed here, so I went out on a cold night to Philadelphia’s Fishtown section, grabbed an amazing parking spot right in […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/17: Abbath outstrides the charts

Posted by on July 17, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I’m not always sure what to write about in this little blurb. Sometimes it’s a soapbox, sometimes it’s just typical intro fluff. This week, I decided to look into how many album covers […]

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‘Thrive on Neglect’ by Immortal Bird is one of 2019’s greatest records so far

Posted by on July 8, 2019

Honestly, 2019 has been an amazing year for metal so far. We’ve had a run of great new releases these first six weeks. Happily, Chicago’s Immortal Bird keeps this year’s winning streak alive with their blisteringly incredible Thrive on Neglect, out now on 20 Buck Spin Records. Thrive on Neglect is certainly aggressive, abrasive, cold […]

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Metal Insider talks with Rae from Immortal Bird about ‘Thrive on Neglect’

Posted by on July 8, 2019

Chicago’s Immortal Bird just released a pummeling and pulverizing new record, Thrive on Neglect, which arrived on July 5 via 20 Buck Spin records.  We took a moment to catch up with vocalist Rae to talk a bit about it: The new record is pretty incredible and blisteringly heavy.  Can you tell us about your approach […]

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Pontiac, Michigan goes Berserker for EYEHATEGOD, GWAR and more

Posted by on April 27, 2017

The Crofoot was chosen as this year’s venue for the 4th annual Berserker Festival, on April 14th and 15th in Pontiac, Michigan. With a grand theater and multiple rooms, The Crofoot was the perfect place to house 30 bands over two days. With side stages set up in the Pike Room and Vernors Room respectively, […]

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Immortal Bird’s van stolen in Brooklyn

Posted by on February 22, 2017

Last night, we hit Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus Bar to see Darkest Hour headline a sold-out show. Immortal Bird, one of the openers, put on a show that impressed the near-sold out crowd, then went to a friend’s house before their show in Boston tonight. Sometime after 3am, after the Chicago quartet parked their van in Bay Ridge, […]

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Metal Insider contributor Chip McCabe’s Top 10 of 2015

Posted by on December 9, 2015

Not going to sugar-coat it, this was way harder than in previous years. 2015 was a great year for metal and trying to nail this down to only ten records was nearly impossible. So at the risk of asking for a mulligan at some point here are ten albums that kicked my ass this year… […]

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