Tag Archives: Metal Sucks

A SXSW Guide To Metal Events

Posted by on March 8, 2013

With the interactive portion of the 27th annual SXSW festival kicking off today, downtown Austin is transforming into a shitshow of epic proportions. Literally thousands of bands, hundreds of vendors, countless other companies, and a four-story tall Doritos vending machine are transforming the usually semi-sedate streets of Austin into nine days of marketing, branding and music […]

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Horror. Metal. Anselmo. Need We Say More?

Posted by on February 14, 2013

If there’s one person that knows the worlds of horror and metal, it’s Housecore Records founder and Pantera and Down vocalist Philip H. Anselmo. If there’s one other, it’s Metal Sucks contributor and Anselmo’s bio writer Corey Mitchell, who’s made a career of writing true crime stories.  Together, the two are combining forces to present […]

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Blast Beat Network “Unsigned Band Promopalooza” Special Ends Soon

Posted by on January 25, 2013

Our ad network Blast Beat Network has created a tradition this time of year of showing a little extra love to unsigned bands via a special offer. For a limited time, Blast Beat is offering unsigned bands the chance to have ads on all the sites within their network (including us, Metal Sucks, Metal Injection, […]

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Watch Sundance-Selected Short ‘Black Metal’ Before It Plays At Festival

Posted by on January 17, 2013

Last year, Metal Sucks appealed to readers to get involved with helping crowd-fund filmmaker Kat Candler’s short film, Black Metal. She’d been seeking $6,000, and wound up raising over $7,100. So the short was made, and like her last short, Hellion, was accepted into the Sundance Film Festival. As a thanks, the filmmaker is screening the entire […]

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Periphery, Between The Buried And Me Suffer Tour Bus Fire

Posted by on October 9, 2012

See that charred mess to the right of these words? That would be the remains of Between the Buried and Me and Periphery’s tour bus, which caught on fire in the UK earlier today. Here’s Misha Mansoor’s account of what happened, taken from his Facebook page. Shortly after we left Southampton early this morning, our […]

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Video: Encrust’s “Engine” Is Running

Posted by on September 26, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8aDJQSscYqI[/youtube] We’re big fans of Chicago death n’ rollers Encrust. In fact, we’ve liked them since they were called Hunters. The band just finished taking people by surprise on the Obituary tour, and now they’ve released a lyric video for “Engine Of Deceit.” If you’re around for CMJ, the band will be playing at the […]

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Shadows Fall Announces Tour With God Forbid, Thy Will Be Done, And More

Posted by on September 19, 2012

Thought this Fall couldn’t get any better in regards to metal tours? Well Shadows Fall have come along to prove you wrong, as they’re about to embark on a tour with a killer lineup. Rumors of the tour started to spread last week. However, Metal Sucks have officially announced the Party To The Apocalypse 2012 […]

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Video: Pig Destroyer’s Burning Palm

Posted by on September 13, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngTmmOUZ_V4[/youtube] If you were walking by a computer an hour ago and you smelled something, it’s because the internet lost their shit over the new Pig Destroyer video. Book Burner, their first record in over five years, is being called the album of the year by a lot of people (well, mainly Axl Rosenberg from Metal […]

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Metal Sucks, Metal Injection, 1000 Knives Announce CMJ Showcase

Posted by on September 5, 2012

Last year, Metal Sucks and Metal Injection teamed up with 1000 Knives for a pretty great CMJ party that featured, among others, Kvelertak’s first New York show. How can they outdo themselves? Well, they just announced their third annual CMJ party, taking place on Thursday, October 18 at Public Assembly in Brooklyn, and it’s going […]

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Win An Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter Prize Pack!

Posted by on June 18, 2012

Metal Insider, along with Metal Sucks and Metal Injection, are teaming up with Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter to offer three lucky winners two passes each to see the summer blockbuster on opening night, Friday, June 22nd! Each winner will also receive an Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter poster signed by the entire cast of the film […]

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