Tag Archives: Tau Cross

Rob Miller promises to continue Tau Cross despite controversy

Posted by on July 8, 2019

It appears Tau Cross’ Facebook page was momentarily reactivated over the weekend, which gave frontman Rob Miller (Amebix) enough time to release another statement. The Tau Cross saga began just before the holiday weekend kicked off when Relapse Records abruptly dropped the group after discovering Miller thanked a Holocaust denier in the liner notes on […]

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Tau Cross members respond to controversy, band’s Facebook profile removed

Posted by on July 5, 2019

Earlier this week, Tau Cross and Relapse Records have abruptly ended their partnership just a few weeks after the promotion of their new album Messengers of Destruction kicked off. The group initially explained they cut ties due to “circumstances have arisen that must put an end to our relationship.” However, the reason escalated quickly as […]

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Relapse Records has dropped Tau Cross over thanking Holocaust denier in liner notes

Posted by on July 3, 2019

Punk/metal supergroup Tau Cross featuring members of Amebix, Voivod, Misery, and Provoked have ended their partnership with Relapse Records just a few short weeks after the promotion for their new album Messengers Of Destruction kicked off. Without any hesitation, all promotion for the band has been removed including their new music video for “Burn With […]

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Metal By Numbers 8/3: Nine Inch Nails add some violence to the charts

Posted by on August 3, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. I wasn’t here last week to do the charts and comment on the passing of Chester Bennington, but I’m not sure what I can say that hasn’t been said better elsewhere. Linkin Park weren’t […]

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Album review: Tau Cross deliver on their sophomore album

Posted by on July 10, 2017

When given the choice, I generally prefer my metal “extreme,” but every so often a record comes along that breaks through the blast beats and tremolo picking that usually dominates my Beats by Dr. Dre headphones (hey – he’s a doctor so he obviously knows something about the science of sound). I will admit that […]

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Let’s argue about Rolling Stone’s top 20 metal albums list

Posted by on December 10, 2015

Last week, Rolling Stone named their top 50 albums of the year. No big surprises, in that Keith Richards and James Taylor were up on the list. and one metal album, or arguably metal album, was. That album was Marilyn Manson’s The Pale Emperor, which also tops their just-published list on Rollingstone.com of the 20 best metal albums […]

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New & Noteworthy, May 19th – Got That Feeling

Posted by on May 19, 2015

Some days come along that you think will never arrive. This is one of those days. Eighteen years in the making, an album that we thought we’d never see has hit the scene. It just goes to show that sometimes, all you need is a little faith.   Faith No More, Sol Invictus (Reclamation/Ipecac) Faith No […]

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