Tag: Lorna Shore

Review: “Violent Portraits of Doomed Escape” by Black Crown Initiate

After a pair of critically acclaimed albums in 2014’s “The Wreckage Of Stars” and it’s follow up in 2016’s “Selves We Cannot Forgive“, Reading Pennsylvanian Progressive Death Metallers Black Crown Initiate can be forgiven for taking their time over getting to their third studio record “Violent Portraits of Doomed Escape“, which finds them with a

Review: “No Music Just Violence” by Until The Dead Walk

Whatevercore?! What the hell is that?! It’s a amalgamation of Metalcore, Hardcore and Deathcore styles which Louisville, Kentucky Monsters Until The Dead Walk are calling their signature style. Following up their 2018 EP “Dead Walking” with a full length album for 2020 going by the name “No Music, Just Violence” and bringing on board a

NEWS: Seasons Awake tap in Tom Barber for “Xinteng”!

The tail end of April saw Progressive Metalcore act Seasons Awake release a deluxe version of their album “Homeland“. The high quality affair influenced by the likes of Architects and Erra and has a notable heavy cut slap bang in the middle of it. A guest vocal appearance from Tom Barber (ex-Lorna Shore, Chelsea Grin

Review: “Hindsight” by Emmure

After the resounding success of the Emmure combination of vocalist Frankie Palmeri with Glass Cloud trio Phil Lockett, Joshua Travis and Josh Miller that was 2017’s “Take A Look At Yourself” there was bound to be some fall out, if only because controversy seems to follow Palmeri around like a black cloud. So bassist Phil

Bootleg: Chelsea Grin in Santa Cruz!

While we’re still waiting for the full Darko debut EP to appear on streaming services like Spotify (it is on YouTube), here’s a full set from Chelsea Grin at The Catalyst in Santa Cruz, California on 5th December 2018 during their lengthy “Eternal Nightmare” tour. For those not in the know, current Chelsea Grin vocalist

NEWS: Betrayer cover Lorna Shore!

If it turns out that the revolving door of Lorna Shore vocalists is going to keep turning and Monument Of A Memory and former A Wake In Providence man Will Ramos, who replaced CJ McCreery for the bands run on the Faces Of Death Tour isn’t going to be the permanent replacement, then they need

NEWS: The third plague from Darko this way comes…

A third single from Darko entitled “Insects” has surfaced, with the supergroup who feature Emmure drummer Josh Miller and Chelsea Grin vocalist Tom Barber in their ranks setting “Dethmask” as the title of their debut album together. That will be appearing on 6th June and is already one of the most highly anticipated Deathcore releases

Review: “Death Reign” by Smack’d Up

After an incredible year in 2019 that saw Sacramento, California Deathcore crew Smack’d Up take to the stage with Lorna Shore, Enterprise Earth and Boundaries to name but a few, they’ve returned with a new EP entitled “Death Reign“. Recorded and produced by Chris Biermans with additional Drum production edits by Nick Hyatt of Precursor Studios, Matt Kupers (Vocals), Chris Biermans

Bootleg: Chelsea Grin at Knotfest Mexico 2019!

It’s been a while since we published anything Chelsea Grin related so here’s a full pro-shot set from them at last year’s incarnation of Knotfest Mexico. The show was part of their ongoing “Eternal Nightmare” tour, the first album that the band have recorded with former Lorna Shore vocalist Tom Barber and includes “Sonnet Of