Tag Archives: Pilgrim

Spotify playlist: Atala guitarist Kyle Stratton’s top 10 favorite sludge/doom tracks to drop acid to

Posted by on January 23, 2018

This Friday (26), California sludge/doom rockers Atala will drop their latest album, Labyrinth of Ashmedal on Salt of the Earth Records. To get people psyched, we asked guitarist Kyle Stratton to give us a list, perhaps of music that informed the making of the concept album. Instead, he provided the following, which might be even better:  […]

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Pilgrim frontman/guitarist Jon Rossi dead at 26

Posted by on October 27, 2017

While no cause of death has been revealed, Jon Rossi, the singer and guitarist of Rhode Island doom trio Pilgrim, has passed away. He was only 26. The band have yet to make an announcement about it, but tributes are rolling in from friends and fans. SIgned to Metal Blade, the band released two albums, […]

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New & Noteworthy, April 1st: One more for the road

Posted by on April 1, 2014

Despite the date on the calendar, today’s new release list is no joke! There are tons of amazing new releases to listen to today – check them all out and enjoy the great new metal!     Ronnie James Dio – This is Your Life (Rhino)   This is a very special tribute album with […]

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Dissident Aggression – Return Of The Pilgrim

Posted by on March 21, 2014

It’s been a bleak and weary winter in New England this year.  The arctic cold has come blasting from the North like a Panzer attack, set up shop, and refused to release its icy death grip.  The snow has come like waves at the beach, lapping up everything in site over and over and over […]

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Your definitive guide to metal at SXSW

Posted by on March 3, 2014

Right now, downtown Austin is bracing itself for the calm before the storm. In just four days (7), annual music, interactive and film mega-convention South by SouthWest (SXSW) will begin, and won’t let up until the following Sunday (16). Spring break for the music industry, place where bands go to get signed, or place where […]

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Win an Amon Amarth Loki bust!

Posted by on December 9, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/pqVJYoNAdNs[/youtube] It’s the end of the year, and we’re in the giving spirit. We’ve been giving you our picks for the top ten records of the year, both from artists and from us. And now we’re going to give you an epically awesome prize from our friends at Metal Blade. If you think your entertainment […]

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Metal Insider’s Top Ten Of The Year: Chip McCabe

Posted by on December 10, 2012

With the year in music just about over, Metal Insider‘s staff and contributors are taking a look back and naming their top ten albums of 2012. This next list comes courtesy of Metal Insider contributor Chip McCabe. We’re also including a Spotify playlists with a song from each album, if available. We’ll also be sprinkling […]

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Six Feet Under, Cattle Decapitation And More To Perform At Scion A/V Metal And Metal Blade’s Free Showcase

Posted by on August 21, 2012

Scion A/V Metal have continued to show love for metal labels via their Scion Label Showcase. Labels like  Nuclear Blast, Prosthetic and Relapse are a few of the heaver imprints to throw a free showcase with the arguably most metal car company. And now you can add Metal Blade Records to that list. Metal Blade’s Scion Label […]

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New & Noteworthy, February 14th – Apocalyptic Havoc

Posted by on February 14, 2012

Death metal is on a tear lately, with some of the biggest releases every week for the past month, and continuing forward into March. It’s rare to see a single genre be so dominant on the release calendar for such an extended period, but when you consider how many death metal bands there are from […]

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