Tag: Epic Records

Listmania: 20 Years of “L.D. 50” by Mudvayne!

The influence of Mudvayne shouldn’t be underestimated when it comes to Technicality and during in their early records a certain amount of Progressive nature. Born out of the Nu-Metal era and featuring largely introspective lyrics from vocalist Chad Gray, they also made use of polyrhythmic sounds with guitarist Greg Tribbett and bassist Ryan Martine producing

NEWS: Lamb Of God premier second single “Momento Mori”!

Following first single “Checkmate“, today has seen the second offering from the upcoming new self titled album from Lamb of God entitled “Momento Mori” surface. Some deeply personal lyrics from Randy Blythe are in this one and if the standard of both of the tracks is anything to go by, the album is going to

Playthrough: “Checkmate” from Lamb of God!

Keeping their cards close to their collective chests in regards to any other tracks on their upcoming 8th May self titled album, Lamb of God guitarists Mark Morton and Willie Adler have recorded a guitar playthrough video for the previously released single “Checkmate“. You don’t need us to tell you about the State of Unrest

Review: “Felons And Revolutionaries” by Dope (20th Anniversary)

Selling 240,000 copies in the US since it was pushed like a envelope loaded with cash across the table to music fans back in 1999 by Epic Records, “Felons And Revolutionaries” by Dope is the full debut album that crossed Nu-Metal with the Industrial Metal sounds of Ministry. Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the album

Throwback “Not Falling” from Mudvayne!

It’s time for us to say a few things that might be considered controversial. First off for us, while “Dig” was without a doubt the groundbreaking single from Peoria Illinois quartet Mudvayne, it was their complexities, their use of odd time signatures and tapping sequences and the playing that appeared on their first pair of

Throwback: “Die MF Die” by Dope!

We could talk about the rumours that the Ghost of Wayne Static is in fact Edsel Dope using the name “Xer0”. It could just be a coincidence that Dope is on the bill for all of the 20th Anniversary Tour for Wisconsin Death Trip by Static-X but… Then again maybe not. It could also be

Review: “Legion : XX” by Burn The Priest (Lamb Of God)

The build up for any Lamb of God release is always going to pretty eventful, the band having become to many the new Pantera with the likes of huge single “Redneck” from 2009’s “Wrath”. A covers album entitled “Legion : XX” under their original moniker Burn The Priest to celebrate their 20th anniversary was the surprise news

Riff Police! Pull Over! #6 Testament Vs Lamb Of God!

Thrash legends Testament released “New World Order” way back in 1988 and one of the songs that remains a mainstay in the bands live set is the classic “Into The Pit”. The album itself was on Revolver Magazine’s “14 Thrash Albums You Need To Own” list in 2014. Fast forward to 2004 and Richmond, Virginia’s