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Metal By Numbers 5/13: Killswitch Engage charts for charity

Posted by on May 13, 2020

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Killswitch Engage is just one of many bands that were forced to cancel their touring plans in the wake of the pandemic. Now, as previously reported, they’ve released an EP where 100% […]

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Killswitch Engage release “Atonement” b-sides for charity

Posted by on May 1, 2020

  Killswitch Engage has teamed up with Bandcamp and has released Atonement II B-Sides For Charity. Frontman Jesse Leach mentioned that 100% of the proceeds will be given to the COVID-19 Relief Fund for the Center for Disaster Philanthropy. The EP contains 6 tracks that didn’t make the final cut for Atonement and are some of Leach’s favorite […]

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Killswitch Engage’s Jesse Leach drops new song with side project The Weapon

Posted by on April 30, 2020

  Killswitch Engage frontman, Jesse Leach has released a new song with his hardcore punk side project, The Weapon titled “No Surrender.” The band started back in 2018 with guitarist Chris Drapeau of Aggressive Dogs, Josh Mihlek, Killswitch Engage’s production manager on bass and “Dark City Studio” owner Andy Mass on drums. The group also […]

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Killswitch Engage, Deafheaven, and Magnum postpone tour

Posted by on March 13, 2020

Our next batch of tours come from Killswitch Engage, Deafheaven and Magnum due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Killswitch Engage were forced to postpone their US headline tour with August Burns Red and Light the Torch.  “Folks, We have an unfortunate announcement to make, though we suspect most of you won’t be surprised. The rest of the […]

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Nineteen debut metal albums turning 20 in 2020

Posted by on February 8, 2020

  2000, the beginning of a brand new century struck fear in many as the Y2K panic spread. Luckily, no computers burst into flames, and it wasn’t the end of the world. It’s hard to believe Wilson, the Volleyball from the movie Cast Away, is turning twenty this year. 2000 was an era when illegal […]

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Jesse Leach planning on playing shows with hardcore band The Weapon

Posted by on January 24, 2020

Jesse Leach of Killswitch Engage will be playing with his hardcore band, The Weapon around NYC later this year. The band consists of Chris Drapeau, bassist Josh Mihlek and drummer Andy Mass. Leach commented on the show and talked about an upcoming record. Some seriously great people right here @theweaponnyc and killer musicians on top of […]

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Metal Insider’s Top Seventeen Tours to look forward to in 2020

Posted by on January 9, 2020

2020 is the year we get to see Mr. Bungle’s first shows in twenty years, the return of Mercyful Fate, Faith No More, Rage Against the Machine, and more. We listed seventeen additional tours we’re looking forward to see.    17) Def Leppard, Mötley Crüe, Poison & Joan Jett summer stadium tour Skepticism has been […]

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Metal Insider’s Chris Annunziata’s Top 10 Metal Albums of 2019

Posted by on December 30, 2019

  Getting straight to the point, here are my Top 10 Metal Albums of 2019:   10) Jasta, The Lost Chapters Vol. 2 (Perseverance Media Group) If you happen to listen to my radio show or pay any attention to my posts, having Jasta on my list should be no surprise. This stellar record features many great […]

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Metal Insider’s 225 Best Metal Albums of the Decade (2010-2019)

Posted by on December 16, 2019

As each year approaches its end, we share our year-end lists highlighting the best of the best of the year. However, we were taken aback, realizing that not only will 2020 mark a new year, it also marks a brand new decade. It’s true what they say; time flies when you’re having fun, listening to […]

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Revolver reveal their “Best Songs of 2019”

Posted by on December 3, 2019

Revolver recently shared their Best 25 Albums of 2019. While we thought that list missed a few heavy hitters including Cattle Decapitation, the magazine has surprised us once again with their “Best Songs of 2019” list. Looking over the list, a handful of these tracks are part of albums set for a 2020 release and […]

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