Tag Archives: Weekend Nachos

Rise & grind; here’s a primer of some quality grindcore

Posted by on November 16, 2016

Maybe it’s just me, but 2016 has seen a lot in way way of quality grind. The year started strong with solid (and not to be forgotten) releases from Gadget, Magrudergrind, and Rotten Sound. Weekend Nachos, Nails, Vermin Womb, Wormrot, and Car Bomb have all carried the torch throughout the year releasing critically acclaimed records […]

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Weekend Nachos to break up, final tour and album in the works

Posted by on January 4, 2016

Even at the beginning of the year, news of bands breaking up aren’t stopping and this time it’s also a fairly long-running band, Weekend Nachos. The band posted the following statement regarding their decision and their plans for the rest of 2016: “To anybody who gives a shit, We would like to announce with both […]

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Weekend Nachos cancel Back to School appearance

Posted by on August 5, 2015

More fallout from the vicious attack on Crosscheck drummer Tom Alderson at the recent This is Hardcore Festival in Philadelphia, PA. The upcoming Back to School Jam, which was being co-promoted by Suburban Scum’s Ryan “Karebear” Taylor, has lost a band due to the incident. From Weekend Nachos: “Due to recent events, Weekend Nachos have decided to […]

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Pelican, ASG, A Storm of Light among Southern Darkness Fest performers

Posted by on June 23, 2014

Pelican, ASG and A Storm of Light, are among the 27 bands playing Tampa, FL’s inaugural Southern Darkness Festival. It will take place across four venues om Ybor City on August 23rd. Get the full lineup and more info here.

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Ohio metal festival ends with gunfire, multiple stabbings

Posted by on April 21, 2014

On Saturday, April 19th, the Firefest 2014 in Lakewood, OH came to an early end following shots fired and hospitalizations from stab wounds. Allegedly, rival hardcore crews SOSF and FSU got into an argument that escalated quickly and ended in bloodshed. A television report says that shots were fired during the second night of the […]

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Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Slayer, Aerosmith And More Added To France’s Hellfest

Posted by on December 3, 2013

Thought the initial lineup to France’s Hellfest was already looking awesome? Well the 2014 edition of the festival just got better, as Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden and Aerosmith have been announced as headliners. Along with the headliners, Hellfest also announced the additions of Slayer, Avenged Sevenfold, Deep Purple, Soundgarden, Megadeth, Sepultura, Queensryche and a crap […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/21: No One Is Out To Get Records

Posted by on November 21, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Remember how last week we didn’t have much in the way of debuts besides that one Stryper album and Melvins? Well, there’s even less this time considering our top debut is….Get Scared? Guess there’s […]

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France’s Hellfest announces 2014 lineup including Trivium, Emperor, Carcass

Posted by on September 20, 2013

It’s time to take that vacation of a lifetime. Pack your bags, we’re going to France. Yeah, there’s the Eiffel Tour, great wine and what not, but the real attraction next year will be a premiere metal festival featuring Trivium, Emperor, Carcass, Hatebreed, Behemoth, Crowbar and more and over 120 other bands. Hellfest 2014 is set […]

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Converge Announce Dates For Spring Tour

Posted by on February 3, 2012

The Massachusetts hardcore/metal group have been locked up in guitarist Kurt Ballou’s Godcity studio working a new album. While an exact release date for said album hasn’t been revealed yet (though many expect a late Spring/ early Summer date), fans might get their first taste of new material live this coming April. At least that’s what […]

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Big Foreplay: Jamey Jasta, Danny Lilker, Red Fang And More Weigh In On Big 4

Posted by on April 20, 2011

This Saturday, for the first time in America in over 25 years, Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax will take the stage as the Big Four in Indio. The metal titans have played European festivals before, but their sole American date (so far, anyway) is seeing people fly in from around the world to witness a […]

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