Tag: Down

Throwback: “The Lasting Dose” by Crowbar!

New Orleans Louisiana Sludge Metal Legends Crowbar are much loved in these parts with not only stonewall classics like “Odd Fellows Rest” and “Equilibrium” seen regularly on our playlist, but also newer material like “Sever The Wicked Hand“. Today however, we’re going to set the dial for 2001 and the bands groundbreaking seventh studio record

Documentary: Jagermeister Takes Control of Bloodstock!

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue. Jagermeister have taken control of the Bloodstock Archives and provided this feature length presentation that includes and exclusive interview with Code Orange as well as chats with members of Slayer, Evile, The Black Dahlia Murder, Down and more. As if that wasn’t enough, Skindred will give you

Bootleg: Down at Resurrection Fest 2014!

There might not have been any bustling in our hedgerows in the past six years but that hasn’t stopped Philip H. Anselmo from being his usual busy self. Including “Hail The Leaf“, “Stone The Crow” and “Witchtripper“, here’s a full hour long pro-shot set of Southern Groove from Down at Resurrection Fest in Spain in

Throwback: “Waiting For The Turning Point” from Superjoint Ritual!

It’s possible that we could have heard the last of Superjoint Ritual after a in a June 2019 interview with Metal Underground frontman Philip H. Anselmo, who is also credited with writing 70-80% of the music said simply that he had no interest in playing with the band. That being said, stranger things have happened. Active

Interview: 10 Facts You May Not Know About…. Crowbar?!

It seems unbelievable that there could be 10 facts that we might not about the mighty Crowbar, but the legendary Kirk Windstein and Metal Injection believe otherwise and who are we to argue with the creator of some of the finest Southern Sludge Metal around? How many classic records do they even have? There aren’t

Review: “Beneath The Surface” EP by Stitched

Recorded, Mixed and Mastered by Jake Murry at Bay Ten Studios, “Beneath The Surface” is the debut EP from Birmingham hardcore quintet Stitched. They love both Down and MTXS and have a bio that simply says “Bring back the hate” while debut “Second Face” landed via the Slam Worldwide YouTube channel a month before their

Review: “Walls Of Sorrow” by Infirmum

Infirmum is a musical resurrection by Finnish metal artist Timo Solonen (guitars, vocals) who was active in metal scene on 1990’s. Recorded, mixed and mastered at Fantom Studios by Samu Oittinen, who also handled the production, “Walls Of Sorrow” was created in collaboration with session members Johannes Tolonen (bass) and Julius Lehtonen (drums) to give

The Black Map #95: Stitched from Birmingham!

Heading from London to Birmingham for this weeks entry in our Black Book of the UK Underground Metal Scene, it’s time for us to turn our attention to Stitched. A five piece Hardcore act, with a reputation for pounding kit work, tempo shifting riffs and barked vocals, they debuted single “Second Face” via the Slam

The 12 Days of Christmas #4: “Four Songs” by Superjoint Ritual!

The festivity of the twelve days of Christmas runs from 25th December to 5th January, based on an English Christmas Carol that sees a lover give gifts cumulatively over the Christmas season starting with Christmas Day. Originally published in 1780, it’s probably French in origin, Skull Island has been conquered many times in it’s rich