Tag Archives: Varials

Fan calls out Varials guitarist on Reddit; Mitch responds

Posted by on March 21, 2020

Before Varials had to postpone their North American tour, the band stopped by Chicago’s Beat Kitchen and took the stage. Apparently, during their set, a fan became agitated with the crowd killers at the show and grew even more upset when guitarist, Mitch Rogers, supported them. The disgruntled fan took to Reddit to post about his […]

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Varials frontman Travis Tabron quits band

Posted by on January 23, 2020

Varials frontman Travis Tabron has announced his departure from the group. This news is rather shocking to us as we spoke to Tabron not too long ago discussing their new album In Darkness, which was released in October 2019 via Fearless Records. Regardless, it was an amicable split as the band has been supportive of […]

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Varials’ Travis Tabron talks new album ‘In Darkness’

Posted by on November 26, 2019

Varials have been busy as they just wrapped up their North American tour with Counterparts and Stray From the Path in support of their new album, In Darkness, which was released on October 11th via Fearless Records (order here). The Philadelphia metal outfit still has a few shows lined up before the year wraps up […]

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Metal By Numbers 8/23: Album sales are hindered

Posted by on August 23, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. By now you mouth may be forming a grimace at the sight of a Hinder album topping our debuts this week, but I have something even more confounding for you: introducing Now That’s What I […]

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Spotify Playlist: Varials’ Travis Tabron’s surprisingly diverse list of music that inspired debut album

Posted by on August 18, 2017

Philly band Varials released their debut album, Pain Again, last week on Fearless Records. While they’re a metal band, they drew from many inspirations while writing the album. Vocalist Travis Tabron is a big fan of hip-hop, even freestyling on several songs on the album. Here’s what he says about the following playlist and making the […]

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Win a pair of weekend passes to the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival!

Posted by on March 16, 2017

If you’re anywhere on the Eastern seaboard, you’re probably more than aware of the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival. The annual Worcester, MA festival is in it’s nineteenth year now, and is showing no signs of slowing down. Headlined by Testament, Sepultura and Prong on April 21st and Sabaton, Katatonia, Hammerfall and Amorphis on […]

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New England Metal and Hardcore Fest adds eight more bands

Posted by on February 28, 2017

The New England Metal and Hardcore Fest has been going strong for 18 years now, and their 19th year is adding to the already-impressive lineup that they’ve already got. Taking place on April 21st and 22nd in Worcester, MA, much the same as in previous years, they’ve divided the days pretty equally by genre. Friday appears […]

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Testament, Sabaton to headline New England Metal and Hardcore Festival

Posted by on December 5, 2016

  The lineup has arrived for the 19th annual of the New England Metal Hardcore Festival. This officially makes the Spring of 2017 quite busy as the festival will take place on Friday, April 21st through Saturday, April 22nd at The Palladium in Worcester, MA. After looking at this lineup, I can honestly say, it […]

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Naked moshing: Don’t make this a thing (NSFW)

Posted by on May 11, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/_nf_ruqJ0NQ[/youtube] This past Saturday, Philly slam band Varials played their record release show in nearby Willow Grove. There were Flyers shirts, lots of them. There was a pit. And oh yeah, there was a naked guy that looked like he was either moshing or just beating the hell out of people. When asked on their […]

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