Tag Archives: These Arms Are Snakes

New & Noteworthy 3/18/22 – 4/15/22: Lost in new music

Posted by on April 18, 2022

    New & Noteworthy, Metal Insider’s weekly column highlights some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week, we’re catching up with April 15th through March 18th 2022’s releases, which features new music from Darkher, Animals As Leaders, Undeath, Dark Funeral, and more. For previous releases you can read […]

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Robert Trujillo recording with a band that’s not Metallica

Posted by on February 9, 2015

Photos first surfaced on Instagram a few weeks ago, but now the Magic Bullet Records website has made it official; a new supergroup has formed! That’s Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo, Torche drummer Rick Smith, and Magic Bullet Records founder Brent Eyestone and Graham Scala (they played together in Highness and Bleach Everything) on guitar.  The photo is from Wishbone Studios in […]

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Sumac are a “Thorn In The Lion’s Paw”

Posted by on December 19, 2014

We first heard of Sumac back in September, and now we finally have a full track available for streaming. Titled “Thorn In The Lion’s Paw,” with a line-up. comprised of members from bands like Isis, Baptists, and Botch, Sumac is exactly what you’d expect. This new song is from, The Deal, this new album from Aaron Turner’s new […]

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Botch reunion a possibility

Posted by on December 2, 2014

In a recent interview with Noisey, bassist Brian Cook (Russian Circles and These Arms Are Snakes, Sumac) gives hope to those of us who’ve been waiting for a Botch reunion. When asked about a Botch reunion, Cook said: “Seems to be the ongoing question. I have always said “never,” but I have now been instructed […]

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Aaron Turner involved in another amazing band

Posted by on September 4, 2014

Aaron Turner (Isis, Old Man Gloom) has a new band called Sumac, with drummer Nick Yacyshyn from Baptists. On bass, though not a full-time member, bassist Brian Cook (Botch, These Arms are Snakes, Russian Circles) recorded on the upcoming album. “We are pursuing this as a fully functional band rather than side project, with plans to […]

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Metal Label Releases Compilation For Haiti Relief

Posted by on January 18, 2010

We’re not CNN or anything, but you’d have to be completely oblivious or willfully ignorant to have not heard about the devastating earthquake in Haiti last Tuesday. Well over 100,000 are reported to have perished in Haiti’s capital Port au Prince alone, and rescue and recovery efforts are still underway. While some may have donated […]

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