Tag Archives: Winds of Plague

Suicide Silence to play benefit show for mental health foundation

Posted by on November 12, 2015

Metal can be used for the greater good and many bands have dedicated their time and effort towards a good cause, either by releasing limited-edition merch, advocating a benefit organization of their liking or simply playing a benefit concert. Suicide Silence joins the ranks of the latter as they just announced a headliner show in […]

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Winds of Plague cancel dates with Unearth and Texas In July

Posted by on April 10, 2014

Back in late February, Unearth announced a short stint of dates with Winds of Plague and Texas In July as support. However, with the tour set to begin tomorrow, Winds of Plague have now pulled due to an unspecified illness with a band member. The following was posted to the band’s Facebook: Due to unforeseen […]

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The Ultimate Warrior had metal ties

Posted by on April 9, 2014

The wrestling world is reeling from the sudden passing yesterday of James Brian Hellwig, better known as The Ultimate Warrior. He was 54. And perhaps more than any other wrestler (okay, maybe Chris Jericho), he had ties to metal. The 2 time WWF Intercontinental Champion and WWF Championship winner retired from wrestling in 1999, but […]

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Unearth Announce New Tour Dates With Winds of Plague and Texas In July

Posted by on February 27, 2014

We haven’t heard too much from Unearth lately, but that’s about to change. Unearth was recently added to the lineup for New England Metal and Hardcore Festival in April, so it’s not all that surprising that they’ve announced a small tour with dates in North American and Canada with Winds of Plague and Texas In […]

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Winds Of Plague bassist hosting “Advanced Bass Production” workshop

Posted by on February 20, 2014

Winds of Plague bassist Andrew Glover will be hosting creativeLIVE’s “Advanced Bass Production” online workshop beginning February 24 at 9 AM PST.

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Mitch Lucker memorial show coming to CD/home video

Posted by on December 16, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/ZANE2dFOpEs[/youtube] It’s been just over a year since Suicide Silence vocalist Mitch Lucker perished in an motorcycle accident. Late last year, on December 21, the band and their musical peers got together to perform a memorial concert for the band’s fans and friends to raise funds for Lucker’s daughter, Kenadee. In addition to getting a […]

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Happy holidays, here’s a holiday “sweater” from Winds of Plague

Posted by on November 8, 2013

This whole ugly Christmas sweater thing is an actual trend now for some reason. We’re guessing when Slayer did it last year, everyone saw dollar signs in their eyes and a way to sell some merch around the holidays. Because just about everyone is doing it. It’s beating a dead reindeer. At any rate, Winds […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/6: The Charts Doth Protest The Hero Too Much, Methinks

Posted by on November 6, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. So, apparently every band in the whole damn world had an album debut this week. But there are a lot of awesome bands and albums in there, particularly Protest The Hero and Skeletonwitch, who […]

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New & Noteworthy, October 29th: All Hell Breaks Loose

Posted by on October 29, 2013

It seems appropriate that the week of Halloween would have more metal releases than almost every other week of the year. Be prepared to take notes, because you have tons of choices for new music to get this week!   Protest the Hero, Volition (Razor & Tie)   Volition marks a number of changes for Protest the Hero. […]

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Video: Randy Blythe, Max Cavalera, Robb Flynn And More Perform With Suicide Silence At Mitch Lucker Memorial Show

Posted by on December 22, 2012

[youtube]http://youtu.be/9zb_9T5oyTI[/youtube] Last night, the surviving members of Suicide Silence took to the Fox Theater’s stage in Pomona, CA to pay tribute to their fallen singer Mitch Lucker and to raise funds for his daughter Kenadee. And as promised, the group had some well-known friends fill-in on vocals. While singers like Chad Gray of Hellyeah/Mudvayne, Tim […]

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