Tag Archives: Miss Fortune

Metal By Numbers 4/16: April burns red

Posted by on April 16, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   There was a time in a my life were I was at a show at least every two months or so. The last show I went to was Dream Theater in March 2019. […]

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Charge of Domestic Assault dropped against Mikey Sawyer

Posted by on November 14, 2014

According to an update on Facebook, Mikey Sawyer, who was recently arrested for domestic violence, is a free man. The charges against him were dropped by the state of Oklahoma, and he’s back in Miss Fortune, the band that Sumerian Records dropped. From Sawyer’s Facebook: I just want to start by saying that, on November 4th, I […]

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Sumerian Records drops Miss Fortune following domestic violence incident

Posted by on October 30, 2014

On October 24th Miss Fortune vocalist Mikey Sawyer Tweeted, “It would be cool if I could meet an intelligent girl w/ a reasonable level of maturity.” A few hours later he was arrested for domestic assault and battery. This led to the band canceling their appearance on the upcoming Get Real Tour with The Word Alive, Color Morale, […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/4: A KISS-torical week of sales

Posted by on June 4, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Ah, now that’s more like it. We’ve got a nice hefty list of debuts this week, and topping them all off is…yet another KISS compilation album. I mean, I love KISS as much as […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/29: 16 million Metallica fans can’t be wrong

Posted by on May 29, 2014

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. This past week, a 23 year-old album sold about 2,500 copies. That album, Metallica’s fifth and self-titled album (known to most as the Black Album) also happened to cross the 16 million sold barrier. It’s […]

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New & Noteworthy, 5/20: Dead City Radio

Posted by on May 20, 2014

Once again, this week is pretty short on new releases. However, the cinematic spectacle of a live concert DVD from America’s master of theatricality in music should be enough to attract some attention. Take a look right here!   Rob Zombie, The Zombie Horror Picture Show (Universal)   If you’ve never seen Rob Zombie perform […]

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Here are three more Florence + the Machine covers from Darkest Hour, Ben Bruce (Asking Alexandria), and Miss Fortune

Posted by on April 10, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/gz-QzIPNVFM[/youtube] We have here another round of Sumerian bands covering Florence + the Machine from tribute album Sumerian Ceremonials: Florence + the Sphinx, this time from Darkest Hour, Ben Bruce of Asking Alexandria, and Miss Fortune. Once again, there’s some surprising goodness found, particularly in Darkest Hour’s cover of “Spectrum”, on which the band take the […]

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Periphery, Darkest Hour, and more appear on Sumerian tribute to Florence + the Machine

Posted by on March 26, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/08aHl-AaFCo[/youtube] Here’s a random but cool idea; it appears that Sumerian Records has gathered a bunch of bands on the label together to cover Florence + the Machine. The album has been dubbed Sumerian Ceremonials: Florence + the Sphinx, referring to both the band’s 2011 album Ceremonials and the label’s logo. It features the likes of Periphery, Darkest Hour, Born […]

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