Tag Archives: Whores

New & Noteworthy, October 28th – Nightmare

Posted by on October 28, 2016

Let me start out this week by saying that very little surprises me in the world of new releases. The amount of advance research and preparation that goes into this column on a weekly basis is considerable, and because of it, I not only know what is coming out each week, but also what is […]

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The new Whores. album is gold; stream it now

Posted by on October 26, 2016

We’ve been raving about Whores. for a few years now. The band sound like Helmet and the Melvins jamming together, they completely bring it life and if you ever listened to the Amphetamine Reptile catalog in the ’90s, you’ll instantly love the band. After a handful of EPs over the past few years, the trio […]

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Whores. are Playing Poor with new song

Posted by on September 1, 2016

  We’re big fans of Whores. at Metal Insider. The band’s ok too. But seriously, after two excellent EPs, the Atlanta noise-rock trio signed a deal with eOne earlier this year. And three years after the release of their EP, Clean, their first proper full length, Gold, will be released on October 28. Today, we get the first […]

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Red Fang working on new album in 2016

Posted by on November 30, 2015

After wrapping up a tour with Whores and Wild Throne, the Portland, OR rockers in Red Fang are set to return to the studio in early 2016 to start work on a new album, their follow up to 2013’s Whales and Leeches on Relapse Records. Said bassist Aaron Beam in a recent interview with Ghost Cult Mag: “We’ve already got […]

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As they get set to tour, Red Fang unveil Elvis Presley cover

Posted by on September 28, 2015

When you think of Portland stoner metallers Red Fang, Elvis Presley is probably the last artist you’d expect them to draw inspiration from. And you’d be right, but they covered his “Can’t Help Falling In Love” anyway. Well, actually, they did it by not really doing it, just throwing Elvis’ lyrics over a song they’d […]

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eOne signs Whores.

Posted by on September 28, 2015

We’ve been a fan of Whores. for a while now. This is the band we’re talking about, get your damn minds out of the gutter. The band’s mix of AmRep-style noise rock and Melvins-like groove had us hooked from the first time we heard their first EP Ruiner back in 2011. The Atlanta-based trio released […]

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Red Fang totally (Fraggle) Rock with cover

Posted by on September 9, 2015

In just a little over three weeks, Red Fang will be heading out on the road with Whores and Wild Throne. That’s a pretty stacked lineup right there. And in conjunction with the tour, the band have teamed up with Volcom to release a limited edition 7″ that features a pair of covers. If you’re an […]

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Red Fang to end touring cycle with headlining tour

Posted by on July 23, 2015

It’s been two years since Red Fang released their third album, Whales and Leeches. While a fourth album isn’t in sight yet, the band will be mounting one last tour behind their current one before heading into the studio to begin work on album #4. They’ve lined up a solid tour, with support from Whores and Wild […]

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Deafheaven team with Converse for free shows

Posted by on October 29, 2014

Deafheaven has announced a series of free shows, as part of the Converse Rubber Tracks Live tour. Said vocalist George Clarke in an interview with the Chicago Tribune: “Performing these songs is cathartic. It gets the aggression out. But it doesn’t help my personal life, and I don’t think it ever will. I always go back to the […]

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Your definitive guide to metal at SXSW

Posted by on March 3, 2014

Right now, downtown Austin is bracing itself for the calm before the storm. In just four days (7), annual music, interactive and film mega-convention South by SouthWest (SXSW) will begin, and won’t let up until the following Sunday (16). Spring break for the music industry, place where bands go to get signed, or place where […]

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