Tag: Chimaira

Interview: Ghost Iris talk “Comatose” with Heavy New York!

As “Comatose” approaches on 7th May via Long Branch Records it is only natural that Heavy New York would interview Jesper Vicencio Gün of Danish Metallers Ghost Iris. After all, on the strength of pre-release singles “Cold Sweat“, “Cult” and “Desert Dread” which features a guest vocal appearance from Mark Hunter of Chimaira, it’s going

NEWS: Ghost Iris achieve cult status?

Another from the upcoming 7th May album “Comatose” from Ghost Iris? Damn straight! Mixed and mastered by the soon to achieve legendary status Lance Prenc (Alpha Wolf, Void Of Vision, Gravemind) it will land on your service of choice via Long Branch Records, an imprint label of German titan label SPV. This one is called

Bootleg: Chimaira in Montreal!

Believe it or not Eighteen Visions, Atreyu and Chimaira did indeed tour the US and Canada together back in 2003 so having brought us the first two bands sets earlier this week, Hate5six has one again done the business with the headliners. The original footage was recorded on 16th May 2003 at The Rainbow in

NEWS: Murkocet set to dominate!

As their 2017 album “Digging Mercy’s Grave“, famed for featuring “Strip Club Massacre“, a track which Bob Clarke from Reel Bloody Films chose as the title track for his film of the same name, passes its fourth anniversary, Phoenix Arizona Groove Metallers Murkocet have pursuaded Chimaira vocalist Mark Hunter to lend a hand with their

Documentary: Restring with Chimaira!

The original Chimaira ESP Viper is a thing of beauty so to get the opportunity to witness guitarist Rob Arnold restringing it and sharing some tips, tricks and anecdotes about the Cleveland Ohio bruisers past is definitely something that brightened up our day. Believe it or not, 2nd October will be the 20th Anniversary of

Documentary: “The Age Of Hell” by Chimaira

As the final Chimaira album to feature guitarist Rob Arnold approaches it’s tenth anniversary, he gets together with vocalist Mark Hunter to discuss 2011’s “The Age Of Hell“. Everything from working with former Switched vocalist turned Producer Ben Schigel to vinyl editions and how Hunter chooses his vocal style are all in the mix with

Throwback: “Inside” by Sw1tched!

Another band that faded away after selling 100k of records between their debut “Subject To Change” and sophomore album “Ghost In The Machine” were Cleveland Ohio Nu-Metal act Sw1tched. They rose to prominence during a spell that saw them play Warped Tour in 2001 and Ozzfest in 2002 before a wealth of line up changes

Playthrough: “Missing Victims” by Six Feet Under!

Back in 2011 after exiting stage left from Cleveland Ohio bruisers Chimaira, guitarist Rob Arnold teamed back up with former Dying Fetus drummer Kevin Talley who he has recorded with on the Chimaira self titled album. The pair had received the call to join former Cannibal Corpse frontman Chris Barnes project Six Feet Under and

Listmania: Metal Noise Spotify Wrapped 2020!

That’s right, it’s that time of year folks! Spotify Wrapped has given us the top 20 tunes we listened to in 2020, so rather than share the full list, we’re going to do what we did in 2019 and hit you with 5 of those records which we listened to the most in 2020. Just

Playthrough: “Pictures In The Gold Room” from Chimaira!

So much more than a playthrough, the man, the myth, the legend that is Chimaira guitarist Rob Arnold has given us a full on guitar lesson for “Pictures In The Gold Room” from the bands sophomore major label record “The Impossibility of Reason“. Incase the imagery doesn’t give it away, the song lyrically takes its