Tag Archives: Soil

Rise Against, Black Label Society, Clutch and more to perform at the inaugural Inkcarceration Music and Tattoo Festival

Posted by on March 1, 2018

The inaugural Inkcarceration Music and Tattoo Festival will be held on July 13th-15th in Mansfield, Ohio at The World-Famous Historic Ohio State Reformatory, which is known as the home of the “Shawshank Prison.” This one-of-a-kind destination event will feature non-stop live music for three days featuring over thirty bands spanning on two stages as well […]

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Dirge Within breaks up, Shaun Glass forms new band

Posted by on January 31, 2018

The timeline of Chicago’s Dirge Within is a long and twisting one. Formed by former Soil and Broken Hope guitarist Shaun Glass, the band were around for six years before changing their name to The Bloodline in 2013. Four years later, they changed their name back to Dirge Within, calling it a revival. That revival […]

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A Perfect Circle, Godsmack, Poison set to headline Rocklahoma

Posted by on December 14, 2017

With the onslaught of announcements coming out of the people behind World’s Loudest Month these past weeks, the final lineup was released yesterday. Rocklahoma, America’s Biggest Memorial Day Weekend Party is set to take place this upcoming May 25th – May 27th, 2018 at “Catch The Fever” Festival Grounds in Pryor, Oklahoma. This three-day camping […]

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Soil’s tour bus flew off the highway

Posted by on April 14, 2015

Soil vocalist Ryan McCombs has a lot to be thankful for. After enduring a stroke last November, McCombs has now survived a bus crash, too. The incident happened this past Sunday, after their April 12th show in Des Moines, Iowa with Psychostick. From Ryan McComb’s Facebook page: “At 4:33 AM the last thing you want to hear […]

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Soil vocalist Ryan McCombs suffers stroke

Posted by on November 4, 2014

Soil vocalist Ryan McCombs suffered a stroke this weekend, but thankfully he’s doing okay and in good spirits. He posted the following to his Facebook account from the hospital: “Yes’em, I have been hospitalized after having a stroke in my sleep Sunday night. Thanks to Izzi making me go to the hospital Monday morning we caught it […]

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Metal By Numbers 8/28: Blessthesales

Posted by on August 28, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. This week’s list of debuts is notably different from last week in that we actually have albums to list. That’s not to say there was nothing worth looking at last week, but let’s be real: some […]

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Broken Hope offering free download from first album in 14 years

Posted by on August 15, 2013

It’s been years since Chicago death metal band Broken Hope released an album. 14 of them, to be exact, since 1999’s Grotesque Blessings was released, and 11 since they disbanded. In 2007, the band met and discussed a reunion, which actually came to fruition in 2012. Now the band’s sixth album, Omen of Disease, will be come […]

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Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, Megadeth, Mastodon Confirmed For This Year’s Rock On The Range

Posted by on February 1, 2012

It’s that time of year again, where the Rock On The Range festival announces its lineup. Co-headlining this year will be Incubus and Rob Zombie. Also appearing on the May festival bill will be Marilyn Manson, Shinedown, Megadeth, Slash, Five Finger Death Punch, Mastodon, Chevelle, Volbeat, The Darkness, Down, Trivium, Lacuna Coil and many more. […]

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Soil Members Going On Hiatus

Posted by on July 20, 2010

While not officially quitting the band, Soil singer A.J. Cavalier is taking an “indefinite hiatus” from the band while drummer Tom Schofield is on the look for new musical opportunities during the hiatus.

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New Spider-Man Director Has Metal Ties

Posted by on January 20, 2010

If you haven’t already heard, the next Spider-Man movie will be a reboot of the series, which isn’t even ten years old. Director Sam Raimi needed more time to make the movie, so Sony decided to move on and make the fourth movie deal with Peter Parker in high school, tapping (500) Days of Summer‘s Marc […]

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