Tag Archives: Weedeater

Recap: Maryland Deathfest 2016 – Part 1

Posted by on May 31, 2016

Over the past weekend, the biggest annual gathering of metalheads in the US took place with the latest installment of the Maryland Deathfest. The eagerness for the “America’s biggest metal party of the year” was visible among my list of friends and foes planning to lose their necks and minds over the excellent list of […]

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Today is the Day release gory new NSFW video for “Animal Mother”

Posted by on February 1, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GIV6YDzc9g8 Today is the Day is a cool band and cool bands have cool music which should be paired with quality music videos like the latest music video for “Animal Mother.” The track is taken from their latest album by the same name and is a feast of blood, gore and other things you shouldn’t […]

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Metal Insider contributor Schuler Benson’s top 10 of 2015

Posted by on December 21, 2015

As 2015 continues to draw to a close, Metal Insider is continuing to look at the year in music. Nearly all of our contributors have submitted their favorites, along with everyone from Anthrax to Richard Christy, and you can read their picks here. Here we have Criminally Slept-On contributor Schuler Benson’s favorite music of the […]

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Weedeater eating up the US this August

Posted by on June 18, 2015

With a two month tour with King Parrot earlier this year behind them, and having been touring Europe with Today is the Day since May, North Carolina’s Weedeater are hitting the road again here in the US in August, embarking on a 14-date tour with Kings Destroy. Said “Dixie” Dave Collins in an interview with North Carolina’s Star News, about the […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/11: Out of the Darkness

Posted by on June 11, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Right, so, elephant in the room: there was no MBN last week. Why? Would you believe…bizarre gardening accident in which I lost all of my fingers that have since been replaced by cybernetic ones? […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/28: The charts have got sol

Posted by on May 28, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Well, this is certainly heftier than last week. Just like I said it would be. As is common for large debut lists, you’ve got band’s making comebacks, a few EP’s, younger bands trying to […]

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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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Metal Power Rankings: sturm and dang this new Lamb of God rules

Posted by on May 16, 2015

Welcome to Metal Power Rankings: Our weekly rankings take a number of factors into account: newsworthiness, record sales, internet buzz, word of mouth and overall importance in the genre. Ultimately, it’s subjective, but if a band generates enough buzz, they’ll wind up on the list. When a band of Lamb of God’s magnitude sneak-releases a […]

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Steve Albini not betting on Tidal

Posted by on April 15, 2015

In addition to producing Nirvana’s In Utero, Steve Albini has worked with some pretty epic metal bands, including High On Fire, Helmet, Neurosis, and Weedeater. So when Albini comments on the “next big music streaming service,” it’s best to pay attention. Tidal, the new mega-star owned, hi-fi, music streaming service, is the latest internet media darling, and Albini isn’t too impressed, […]

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Weedeater smoke em all with new track

Posted by on April 14, 2015

Do you like stoner rock? North Carolina trio Weedeater sure do. Currently ripping it up on tour with King Parrot, we witnessed a high-energy sold-out show at Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus last night, which was impressive considering they’d played there last only about a month ago. The band’s sludgy brand of riffy rock made half the […]

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