Tag Archives: Metal Sucks

Get your band visibility with the Winter 2018 Unsigned Band Promopalooza

Posted by on January 8, 2018

Metal Insider has been committed to helping out bands both large and small. Our Amplified column has been focused on new and emerging bands, and it’s those bands that are the future of heavy music. The Blast Beat Network recognizes that too, and that’s why for the month of January, they’re running the Unsigned Band Promopalooza. […]

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Announcing Metal Insider’s CMJ Happy Hour listening party with Broken Hope and Swallow the Sun!

Posted by on September 15, 2015

For the fourth year in a row, Metal Insider will be at New York’s CMJ Music Marathon. This year, we’ll be hosting a happy hour listening party at the Acheron in Brooklyn on Friday, October 16th sponsored by our friends at Century Media Records. From 6-8, we’ll be screening selections from Broken Hope’s forthcoming DVD […]

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Top April Fools’ Day pranks

Posted by on April 2, 2015

Now that April Fools’ Day has come to a close, and we can once again put our blind faith in the internet without fear of sadness and disappointment, it’s time to recap some of the best music related pranks pulled this year. Some have been funny, some blatantly mean, and some get a soft clap […]

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R.I.P. Housecore Horror Fest creator/author Corey Mitchell

Posted by on October 27, 2014

We were bummed that we weren’t able to make it down to Austin for the second annual Housecore Horror Film Festival this weekend, but even more sad to hear that its creator, Corey Mitchell, died earlier today of an apparent heart attack. Apparently, Mitchell, who also was a regular Metal Sucks contributor, and had been […]

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Burzum banned by eBay

Posted by on August 4, 2014

According to a MetalSucks reader, it’s not just the French government that finds Varg Vikernes objectionable. eBay has apparently also banned Vikernes and Burzum products from their site. A tipster that wished to remain anonymous attempted to sell two Burzum releases via the online auction site and was told that eBay’ Offensive Material Policy prohibited […]

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Unsigned & Streamed: Torrential Downpour’s ‘Satan, Whatever…’

Posted by on April 23, 2014

Why should major label bands be the only ones who get love? Unsigned & Streamed is a column where we stream a song from an unsigned band we at Metal Insider really dig. New Jersey quartet Torrential Downpour might not have a label, but that doesn’t mean that they’re new to the game. They’ve been around for over a […]

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Metal Sucks/Metal Injection Announce 4th Annual CMJ Showcase

Posted by on September 10, 2013

It’s September, which means that along with the return of football, back to school, and pumpkin-flavored everything, the CMJ Music Marathon is just around the corner. This week, it will be taking place from October 15-19th. And while the annual music convention is essentially aimed at college radio and the music industry surrounding it, there […]

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Metal Insider Celebrates Shark Week With Norma Jean iPad Giveaway

Posted by on August 9, 2013

This week marks two big events for Norma Jean: 1) Their new album Wrongdoers was released, and 2) It’s Shark Week! So to celebrate both, the band is giving away an iPad mini. One lucky fan will get the chance to win an iPad mini that will include music from Norma Jean, a documentary on […]

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The Acacia Strain Announces The “No Way Out Tour”

Posted by on July 2, 2013

The Acacia Strain has announced dates for the No Way Out Tour. Sponsored by Metal Sucks, Metal Injection and All In Merchandise, the August/September tour will also feature Within The Ruins, Xibalba, Fit For An Autopsy and American Me on select dates.

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Battlecross Premieres New Song “Flesh & Bone”

Posted by on June 17, 2013

Battlecross has premiered a new song called “Flesh & Bone” with Metal Sucks. The song appears on the band’s new album, War Of Will, due out on July 9 via Metal Blade Records.

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