Tag: Helmet

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Turned Out

Rewinding the tape to 1992 and American Alternative Metallers Helmet, who incidentally we got into off of the back of their appearance on the soundtrack to Brandon Lee’s The Crow, it’s time to pay tribute to “Meantime“. Not just a hugely commercially successful album but also one that influenced a whole myriad of bands in

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

Formed in 1989, Alternative Metal act Helmet have had just one consistent member in 31 years, the almighty Page Hamilton. Immortalised by the Evergreen Terrace track “Chaney Can’t Quite Riff Like Page Hamilton” it was their second studio album in 1992 entitled “Meantime” which has become their most influential, largely in its wake. The album

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

Technically speaking the third and final studio album from Seattle Grunge Kings Nirvana, “In Utero” appeared to both mixed reviews and critical acclaim in September 1993. The album itself was recorded over a two week period in February of the same year at Pachyderm Studio in Cannon Falls Minnesota with engineer Steve Albini (Zao, Helmet)

NEWS: 30th Anniversary Tour for Helmet!

Celebrating their 30th Anniversary, New York Alternative Metal quartet Helmet have announced an “Evening With” style tour across Europe in October promising to play a huge 30 songs a night! The real question is… How may of those tunes will be from the classics “Meantime” and “Betty”? 4th Nottingham, Rock City 5th Leeds, The Key