Tag: Slayer

Throwback: “Medieval” from Diecast!

It’s with heavy hearts that we dedicate today throwback moment to the memory of Diecast vocalist Paul Stoddard. After nearly two decades in the Boston Massachusetts Metalcore act which began in 2003 when he replaced original frontman Colin Schleifer, the news he passed away on Monday 24th October from Pulmonary Hypertension is an absolute tragedy.

Throwback: “Disciple” from Slayer!

While we await the first material from the long spoken of new project of former Slayer guitarist Kerry King and drummer Paul Bostaph, it’s time to celebrate 21 years of “God Hates Us All“. Recorded over a three month period at Bryan Adams The Warehouse Studio in Vancouver we’ve selected the obvious choice in Grammy

NEWS: Testament prepare for War…

Celebrating the release of their expanded version of “Titans Of Creation“, Thrash legends  Testament have dropped a video for “WWIII” which sees Gene Hoglan behind the drum stool despite having since left the group. Now in his place is former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo, although he will be missing a few shows from their run

Review: “Kreated In Blood” by Zarraza

“Kreated In Blood is a dream come true. Now we got our own versions of our fave songs but infused with Kazakh ethnic. We not only destroyed these classics with our performance but asked friends to help us and bring some special flavor to the final result. I assure you there is no version of

NEWS: It’s time to get bloody with Zarraza!

Claiming to have destroyed a trio of Metal classics from Slayer, Kreator and Gojira by adding Kazakh ethnic instruments to the mix on their own renditions including kyl-kobyz, shan-kobyz and throat singing are Kazakhstan Metallers Zarraza. Except they haven’t because we’ve already heard it for a forthcoming review and it is hands down one of

Review: “Elysian Inferno” by Berator

“The BERATOR EP was tracked live, just me and Dan (drums) in his studio, and we built around those live tracks for the record, which in itself, gives it a level of raw power you can’t get from a click. Tim Pearson (bass, ex-The Chasm) and Pat Clancy (guitar, ex-Nachtmystium) then added their parts. The

Review: “A Hell In Living Flesh” by Flayed Disciple

A prison sentence of eight years ago Death Thrash enthusiasts united in Mosh pits before the presence of Flayed Disciple as their brand of Metal allowed them to play everywhere from France to India and go toe to toe with the likes of Vader, Gojira and Aborted while playing major Festivals like Bloodstock and Hammerfest. Now

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

Where would the World of Metal be without Slayer? Were they ever really a Thrash act? [Surely their sound and influence in Death Metal… ~Ed] Does anyone other than Dave Lombardo ever get the credit they deserved for pounding the kit behind the axe masters? Probably not… Will Gary Holt bring any Slayer covers to

The Black Map #204: Devastator from Derby!

Our endless journey in concentric circles around the United Kingdom Underground Metal scene continues to week #204 as Metal Noise approaches its 5th Anniversary, celebrating the lesser lights of heaven and talking about bands who have all the talent in the World but need some attention. So for this week’s entry on our Black Map

Documentary: Behind The Scenes of “Metal II” episode #3 with Annihilator!

…with label earMusic promising that the new Annihilator record “Metal II” is just the start of an extensive catalogue campaign that will see special editions, bonus material, exclusive and previously unreleased material in the not to distant future, our attentions turn to mastermind Jeff Waters as part three of the documentary series to accompany the