Tag: Annihilator

Review: “Self Titled” by Angel Rising

A Melodic Death Metal project that came to life in 2018, Angel Rising started out as the solo project of multi-instrumentalist Listenangel, who is joined by drummer Kevin Talley (ex-Dying Fetus, ex-Suffocation, ex-Chimaira) and vocal paring Hermyth and M Fox. Some may know Listenangel from his YouTube days, specializing in guitar shredding, virtuosos guitar solos,

NEWS: Wreck-Defy left “Drowning In Darkness”!

Wreck-Defy who feature in their ranks former Annihilator singer Aaron Randall and former Testament bass player Greg Christian have dropped a third single from their upcoming 27th November album “Powers That Be“. Entitled “Drowning In Darkness” it follows “Freedomless Speech” from a record Mixed and mastered by Juan Urteaga (Skinlab, Testament, Machine Head)  at Trident Studio,

NEWS: Wreck-Defy get political with “Freedomless Speech”!

What is it with Bay area’s that inspire Thrash acts? Ontario, Canada’s Wreck-Defy who have in their ranks former members of both Thrash heavy hitters Annihilator and Testament are lining up a new record entitled “Powers That Be” mixed and mastered by Juan Urteaga (Skinlab, Testament, Machine Head) at Trident Studio, Pacheco, California for a 27th

Riff Police! Pull Over! #90: Annihilator Vs Metallica!

Sponsored by James Villa Holidays and San Miguel Especial 5.4% lager, it’s time for another lethal dose of Riff Police. The only series that doesn’t take itself too seriously while pointing the fickle finger of fate and shouting “copy cat!” at the top of it’s lungs like a child in the playground while waiting for

Review: “Ballistic Sadistic” by Annihilator

Produced, Engineered and Mixed by band Mastermind Jeff Waters, “Ballistic Sadistic” was recorded at the brand new, state-of-the-art Watersound Studios UK in Durham in 2019 with additional engineering and editing by bassist Rich Hinks and Mastering by Maor Appelbaum (Faith No More, Halford) at Maor Appelbaum Mastering in California. Annihilator now boast a line up

Interview: Annihilator talk “Ballistic Sadistic” part #6!

“Ballistic Sadistic” from Canadian Thrash Kings Annihilator will be released in a few short hours time via Silver Lining Music so that could mean that part #6 of the interview series that has built up to it’s appearance is the last Ghost in the Fog to excite us. This one sees drummer Aaron Homma and

Interview: Annihilator talk “Ballistic Sadistic” part #5!

The new Annihilator album “Ballistic Sadistic” is inching ever closer to release on 24th January via Silver Lining Music with a trio of singles already out and “Armed To The Teeth” already clocking up an impressive 133.5k streams on Spotify. The fifth part of their interview series they talk about the best and worst parts

Interview: Annihilator talk “Ballistic Sadistic” part #4!

Canadian Thrash legends Annihilator interview series continues with talk about WWE wrestling, favourite live songs and the toughest to play. The band have a trio of singles in “I Am Warfare“, “Psycho Ward” and “Armed To The Teeth” to tempt you into a pre-order of their upcoming 24th January album “Ballistic Sadistic“. World tour to

Interview: Annihilator talk “Ballistic Sadistic” part #3!

You know what we’re going to say. Part #3 of the album interview series for “Ballistic Sadistic” the upcoming new album from Canadian Thrash legends Annihilator sees guitarist Aaron Homma in front of the lens. The subjects of today’s conversation include the 30th Anniversary of second album “Never, Neverland” which appeared in 1990 via Roadrunner

Interview: Annihilator talk “Ballistic Sadistic” part #2!

Part #2 of a new interview series about the upcoming new album “Ballistic Sadistic” from Canadian Thrash legends Annihilator has surfaced. Filmed at Waterstone Studios in the Durham UK where the album was recorded, this new clip focuses on the writing contributions and process. The album drops via Silver Lining Music on 24th January and