Category: Vs. Tuesday

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Slipknot.

Yesterday saw us throwback to 2010 and “Women and Children Last” from Murderdolls in tribute to the dearly departed Joey Jordison and so with heavy hearts we’ve decided to keep that run going and put together a pair of covers of a Slipknot classic. Rewinding the tape to 1999 and the Des Moines Iowa Monsters debut

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Freaks.

Back in 1997 the sophomore album “Freak Show” from Australian angst fueled Grunge Metal act Silverchair hit the streets as something of a backlash from the band to the reception of their debut album “Frogstomp” two years earlier. Partially down to the look of frontman Daniel Johns as much as the bands sound, they drew

Vs Tuesday Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Puppeteer.

A timeless classic from a critically acclaimed album, “Nothing Else Matters” is one that has reached its 30th Anniversary as does the self titled fifth album from Metallica. A change in direction away from the Bay Area Thrash towards a more classic Metal sound thanks to three attempts at mixing, a pair of divorces and

Vs Tuesday Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Thornhill.

Still residing in The Dark Pool are Australian Progressive Metalcore act Thornhill, who unveiled their debut album in October 2019 and toured the Globe without looking back. During the Pandemic, vocalist Jacob Charlton lent this throat to “Year Of The Rat” from the re-imagined “Hyperdaze” album from friends in Void Of Vision, while a wealth

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Sic.

The continuation of the longest running series upon these pages means it will soon surpass Sir Mo Farah’s average road race mileage and this time our we’re going for something heavier. There aren’t going to be many who could argue that the first two Slipknot albums are better than the rest of their back catalogue,

Vs. Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Black Betty

[Kurt Cobain] Thank you. This was written by my favorite performer. Our favorite perfomer, isn’t it? All of ours? You like him the best? [Krist Novoselic] Oh and here’s a donation basket for one supply of Leadbelly’s guitar [Kurt Cobain] Oh yeah, this guy representing the Leadbelly’s estate wants to sell me Leadbelly’s guitar for

Vs. Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Day 69

When you’re asking what Technical Death Metal is and who th Kings of the genre are, you’d struggle to find many self respecting Metal Heads who didn’t acknowledge the part that Decapitated have played in the genre. Arguably their most important moment came in 2006 with “Organic Hallucinosis” and from that “Day 69” is the

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins? FIGHT! Did My Time.

The last album from Bakersfield Nu-Metallers KoRn with their original like up for an eight year stretch as original guitarist Brian “Head” Welch exited stage left in 2005 only to return in 2013, “Take A Look In The Mirror” already had a relatively big single on it for fans to get their teeth into when it

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins? FIGHT! Tatu.

For 12 years Russian duo Lena Katina and Julia Volkova aka Tatu were an international export who enjoyed commercial success while also generating their fair share of controversy. Their biggest singles included “All The Things She Said” and “Never Gonna Get Us” and the pair also appeared in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2003, finishing third. Despite

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! RS.

In 1969, Keith Richards was working on riffs for The Rolling Stones album “Let It Bleed” while the Mick Jagger was coming “Performance” with Richards then girlfriend and Anita Pallenberg. Richards jealousy led to a certain sense of tension creeping into “Gimme Shelter” as he was suspicious of the pair having an affair as the