Tag: Misfits

Review: “Splatterpunk” by Scarecrow

They might look like some corpse paint wearing Black Metal mercenaries but Finnish Horror Metal Punk trio Scarecrow are anything but and over their 21 year career to date vocalist Jack13, guitarist Ruho and drummer Lima have hammered out no less than 5 albums and 11 EPs to prove it, preferring to take influence from

Review: “Take Cover” by Throwdown

Six years after 2014’s “Intolerance“, the last album from Orange County California’s Throwdown made its appearance, a compilation of previously released cover songs has been released via Pit Viper Records. The tracks each have their own story behind them and at each turn there have been a collection of other covers that the band played

Review: “Self Titled” by Winter Nights

Good things come to those who wait? Patience is a virtue? Some records come together pretty quickly while others are a writers labor of love. Brothers Jeremy Farfan (Guitar, Vocals), Efrain Farfan (Guitar, Vocals) formed Winter Nights back in 2007 with Manolo Estrada (Drums) and Martin Tune (Bass) and took 7 years to get their

Riff Police! Pull Over! #113: Corrosion Of Conformity Vs Misfits!

1999 may have been the height of Nu-Metal but that wasn’t the only Metal Music around. The second album of life after Danzig “Famous Monsters” surfaced from the Black Lagoon from Horror Punk legends Misfits fronted by Michale Graves. It may have received mixed reviews but that may have been more about who fronted the band

NEWS: Michale Graves to return in March 2021!

Former Misfits frontman Michale Graves is set to return to Europe in 2021. The American Monster Tour will feature and celebrate the music of both “American Psycho” and “Famous Monsters” with both albums being performed live in their entirety and back to back while the set-list will be rounded out with material from Graves’ solo

Review: “Time To Die” by Smell Of Decay

Smell of Decay are a French Metal band from Paris formed in 2014 influenced by Thrash, Death Metal, Hardcore from Scorpions to Dimmu Borgir, they released their debut EP “E Pluribus Unum” in March 2016, which was followed a year later by debut full length album “To the Victory“. January 2019 then saw EP “Ultra

NEWS: Michale Graves Psycho Summer!

After an appearance at Wacken Open Air Festival, our favourite former Misfits frontman Michale Graves is going to be back with us this summer! He’s bringing his solo band to play cuts from the Misfits classics “Famous Monsters” and “American Psycho” which he originally toured with them from 1995 to 2001 to us in August!

NEWS: Life of Agony October run with Doyle!

The conceptual follow up to 1993’s “River Runs Red” entitled “The Sound of Scars” from Life of Agony will be out at some point before this freshly announced October run of shows with Misfits guitarist Doyle and his solo project! One song from the album, called “Empty Hole” has been appearing in the bands live

The Black Map #44: Wasted Life from Stoke on Trent!

There have been bands that have suffered naysayers and then there are Wasted Life. A Hardcore Punk band from Stoke on Trent who have been on the scene for nearly a decade with a trio of albums, the latest of which “World War Zero” is soaked in the blood, sweat and tears that went into creating

Interview! Doyle reacts to Misfits Sock Puppet Parody!

The Sock Puppet Parody team have been gracing our screens since 2013 with their hilarious re-works of songs from everyone in Hard Rock and Metal. Having parodied Nirvana, Metallica, Slayer and Slipknot over the years, a month ago they took on “Die Die My Darling” by Misfits. Not only that, but they also managed to