Tag Archives: iwrestledabearonce

Spiritbox release new single and video for ‘Rotoscope’

Posted by on June 23, 2022

Canada’s Spiritbox has released a brand new three-track single called Rotoscope. This comes on the heels of their critically acclaimed debut album, Eternal Blue (2021). Husband and wife duo guitarist Mike Stringer and vocalist Courtney LaPlante established Spiritbox in 2017. Drummer Zev Rose completes the triumvirate. LaPlante and Stringer left their former band, Iwrestledabearonce, and started […]

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Iwrestledabearonce robbed, surprisingly not in St. Louis

Posted by on October 1, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/HWc49YmCMmc[/youtube] Every time we hear about a band’s trailer or van getting broken into, the next part of the sentence generally is “while the band was in St. Louis for a show.” It’s like the Show Me state is actually the “show me where your van was parked before it was stolen” state. But just […]

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Alesana and iwrestledabearonce announce US tour this fall

Posted by on August 18, 2015

Raleigh, North Carolina’s Alesana has announced an 18 date, Fall US tour  presented by Revival Recordings and Artery Global. They will be joined by Iwrestledabearonce, and special guests Entheos, Artifex Pereo, and Pittsburgh’s Cabaret Runaway. Alesana will be touring in support of their newest album, Confessions, which was released back in April via Revival Recordings. IWABO’s most recent […]

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Metal By Numbers 8/4: Lamb of God sturm the charts

Posted by on August 4, 2015

There aren’t too many bonafide metal bands you can depend on to make a bloody splash on the , but for the past decade or so Lamb of God have proven over and over again that they are indeed one of those bands. And it’s only fitting that the highly anticipated album should be accompanied […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/8: July burns red

Posted by on July 8, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. So, I made an oopsie last week; I listed the numbers for the new August Burns Red and Refused albums when, in actuality, they were pre-order numbers that sometimes appear. The numbers you’re seeing […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/1: Benjamin breaks the charts

Posted by on July 2, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Nothing says “we missed you” like propelling a band’s first album in six years up to the number one spot on the good ol’ Billboard. That said, I have the sneaking suspicion some of you […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/25: The charts are luminous

Posted by on June 25, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. You know, doing this column sometimes feels like being a parent (without the vomit and the shitting). An album is announced by a band you like or some up and comer you’re rooting for, […]

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The All Star tour announces dates, first batch of bands

Posted by on May 28, 2015

The yearly tour featuring deathcore/hardcore bands announced the first wave of bands confirmed to tour this summer, along with the dates and cities it will hit. As previously announced, the New York stop of the tour will find it joining up with the Summer Slaughter. The bands confirmed playing thus far are: Upon A Burning […]

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Posted by on May 12, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/45fvwFunaKE[/youtube] In North Adams, Massachusetts, the police actually issued a warning urging residents to not get drunk and chase after bears with dull hatchets. This happened as the result of someone, well, getting drunk and chasing a bear through the woods with a hatchet. We’re not sure what this has to do with the band iwrestledabearonce, […]

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Wade in the Water with Iwrestledabearonce

Posted by on May 5, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/uyaeGM9VXXw[/youtube] Remember when Iwrestledabearonce said they were going black metal and posted a photo of them in corpsepaint? We all had a good laugh, and then the band put out another album of their near uncategorizable heavy music. Last month, they released “Erase it All,” the first taste of their fourth full-length album, Hail Mary. […]

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