Tag Archives: New Jersey

Amplified video special: Eye Of The Destroyer get intimate with the electric chair

Posted by on March 17, 2017

Amplified is a column focusing on small and emerging artists. If your band fits the bill, drop us a line at amplified@metalinsider.net. If you’ve been with us for a while, you remember Jersey old school death metallers Eye Of The Destroyer. 90s death metal in the classic, Tampa style is one of my all-time favorites, […]

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Song premiere: Circuitry give five facts about Jersey, premiere song

Posted by on October 20, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/OL_aXTlI7wE[/youtube] As unfortunate as the demise of a band can be, the band (or bands), that spring forth from the ashes of the previous one can be encouraging both for the band members and fans of the previous one. The July 2013 demise of New Jersey progressive death metal band Dark Empire last year meant that […]

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Glenn Danzig And Henry Rollins Included In Shepard Fairey’s “Mount Rush-core”

Posted by on October 3, 2011

Bram and I have received a lot of crap from our New York City friends over our home state of New Jersey. Well we’d now like to challenge all the Jerz haters to name us another state that has a public piece of art immortalizing the forefathers of punk rock (including Glenn Danzig and Henry […]

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Bring Your Gossip Girl… To The Slaughter

Posted by on May 4, 2010

So this weekend at The Bamboozle we snapped a shot of Gossip Girl star and front woman of The Pretty Reckless (apparently they have a song in the new film Kick Ass) Taylor Momsen rocking an Iron Maiden shirt. This was the only Maiden shirt I spied at the the emo core heavy festival, well […]

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Photos: Slayer | Mayhem Festival – Camden, NJ | 8.07.09

Posted by on August 11, 2009

“FUCKIN’ SLAYER!” was something we heard approximately 16,349 times throughout the ten-hour day at Mayhem Festival this past Friday. The band killed it (obviously!), opening with “God Hates Us All” followed by “War Ensemble” followed by…our fuckin’ faces were melted off. They also featured “Psychopathy Red” from their upcoming World Painted Blood, which we promise […]

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Photos: Tool | All Points West – Jersey City, NJ | 8.1.09

Posted by on August 4, 2009

PHOTOS: MATT KLEINSCHMIDT This past weekend we trekked through the muddy terrain of Liberty State Park to see Tool, and they killed (obvs.), playing a wide array of songs from their catalog including ‘”tinkfist,” “Schism,” “Forty-six & 2,” and “Lateralus.”  Unfortunately, you couldn’t buy any of Maynard’s Caduceus Wine at the merch booth. Check out […]

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PHOTOS: Metallica, Machinehead, The Sword | Prudential Center – Newark, NJ | 1.31.09

Posted by on February 2, 2009

Check after the jump to see more photos of Metallica as well as the openers Machinehead and The Sword.

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