Tag: Kublai Khan

Review: “…As One” by Rot

Hailing from the Twin Cities and including in their ranks both current and former members of Nanashi, Swing Low, While God Sleeps, Mithya, SLNCR and War Prayer are Metallic Hardcore quintet Rot. Hot on the heels of 2019 EP “Nothing’s Changed”, the band once again worked with Southern California based label War Against Records (Pressure Cracks,

Review: “Slow Decay” by The Acacia Strain

The slow release of “Slow Decay” by The Acacia Strain has to go down in history as being one of the most drawn out teases that life could possibly have in store. The Springfield Massachusetts quintet brought out “It Comes In Waves” via Rise Records in December 2019, with rumours circulating like Buzzards that the

Playthrough: “The Hammer” from Kublai Khan!

In September Texas heavy hitters Kublai Khan will be marching their way across Europe with Justice For The Damned, I Am and The Antagonist A.D. to play some shows around their current album “Absolute“. We’ve been lucky enough to witness their killer live show before and with cuts like “The Hammer“, you know it’s going

Review: “Pain Is Power” by Justice For The Damned

It’s been an intriguing, long and winding road for Sydney Australian Deathcore act Justice For The Damned. The quintet, who now comprise guitarists Kieran Molloy and Nick Adams, vocalist Bobak Rafiee and a rhythm section of drummer Chas Levi and bassist Ben Mirfin started out on the stages of Blacktown in 2011. Three years on

Review: “Lying On A Barren Bed of Roses” by Kong

Produced, Engineered, Mixed and Mastered by Eric Chase, New Jersey quintet Kong have unleashed a debut EP which incorporates a pair of tracks that appeared on their October 2018 two track demo “Demonstration of Strength“, while also citing influence from the likes of Kublai Khan, Daughters, Full of Hell and Jesus Piece. Their bio is

Documentary: Behind The Mix: Kublai Khan!

The man, the myth, the legend that is Leo Sypniewski has continued his behind the mix series with a look at his audio mix behind a Kublai Khan show at the Foundry Concert Club in Lakewood Ohio. In this one he explains why he uses Dual Capsule Guitar Microphones and goes in deep on how

Bootleg: Kublai Khan in Lakewood Ohio!

We’re still hopeful that September will see Kublai Khan, Justice For The Damned, Antagonist A.D. and I AM march across Europe for a run of shows with the Texans bringing the heat of new album “Absolute” and the Australians bringing cuts from their upcoming new album “Pain Is Power“. In the meantime, here’s a full

Bootleg: I AM in Lakewood Ohio!

Including “Texas Death“, “Sacred Cries” and “Hard 2 Kill“, here’s a full pro-shot set from I Am at The Foundry Concert Club in Lakewood Ohio on 10th March 2020. The Lone Star State natives will be upon our shores in September in support of Kublai Khan and Justice For The Damned and having previously played

Bootleg: Justice For The Damned in Glasgow!

Filmed by David Tan, Greg Hall, Johnny Fowler & Tierney Browne at a sold out Classic Grand in Glasgow on Thursday 5th November 2019, here’s a full set from Australian Metal/Hardcore quartet Justice For The Damned! Last week they unveiled new track “Guidance From The Pain” complete with a guest vocal appearance from Kublai Khan frontman Matt Honeycutt whom