Tag: Soundgarden

Review: “Reluctant Hero” by Killer Be Killed

How often do we use the words “highly anticipated” and “supergroup” in the current era of Metal? It has been six long years since 2014’s self titled debut from Killer Be Killed, a band which features Greg Puciato on vocals and guitars, formerly of The Dillinger Escape Plan and currently in The Black Queen, Max

Riff Police! Pull Over! #128: Audioslave Vs Pantera!

Arguably the Cowboy’s from Hell’s darkest release lyrically was 1994’s “Far Beyond Driven” with vocalist Philip H Anselmo suffering from a pair of ruptured discs in has back and degenerative disc disease and numbing the pain with alcohol, heroin and prescription medication and perhaps the cover art which depicts the act of trephination is a

Bootleg: Viktoriya Yermolyeva at Synthfest!

Ukrainian Pianist Viktoriya Yermolyeva, who studied classical piano since the age of 4 has stunned with her reimaginings of Metal classics over the past few years. She’s shared her full set from SynthFest in 2017, where she performed in her Wedding Dress as the event by took place on her Honeymoon. It includes songs by

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

The current situation between Kim Thayil, Matt Cameron and Ben Shepherd, the remaining members of Soundgarden and Chris Cornell’s Widow Vicky Cornell shouldn’t be allowed to overshadow the bands body of work or the life of the much missed Chris Cornell but as happened with Kurt Cobain in the wake of his death, it seems that

NEWS: Taylor Dory Trio cover “Limo Wreck” by Soundgarden!

Taylor Dory Trio have paid tribute to the late great Chris Cornell with a cover of “Limo Wreck” by Soundgarden. Having originally performed the track live when opening for Black Pussy at the Rendezvous in Edmonton Canada, they’ve done it justice by recording parts at home before guitarist and vocalist Tylor Dory mixed and mastered

Review: “Pushing Through Somber Depths” EP by Exist Among

Unleashing their self titled album in 2017 with the tag line “Exist Among churns out doomish bone crushing music. No gimmicks. No bulls***. Just in your face heavy f***in tunes“, the Long Island New York trio of Marc Morello (Guitar and Vocals), Scott Casey (Bass), Thomas McCrone (Drums) set their stall out with seven cuts

Vs Tuesday: One Song! Two Bands! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Black Hole Sun.

Who remembers cassette tape trading to check out new sounds back in the day? Someone once put a copy of “Superunknown” by Soundgarden back 1995 into these grubby paws in exchange for “Ride The Lightning” by Metallica and the rest is history. Arguably the finest 74 minutes the Seattle Washington Grunge band created, it spawned

Documentary: Soundgarden on Produce Like A Pro!

Warren Huart talks to Michael Beinhorn (KoRn, Marilyn Manson) about his work in the producers chair for “Spoonman” from the iconic and highly influential Soundgarden album “Superunknown” in this latest episode of the “Produce Like A Pro” series. The album that moved the dearly departed Chris Cornell fronted band into the big leagues, it’s a highly

Vs. Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins? FIGHT! Burn My Eyes Ed.

Earlier this week Louder described the seminal year for Metal that was 1994. It featured genre redefining and generation inspiring albums like the self titled debut from KoRn, “Troublegum” from Therapy? and “Superunknown” from Soundgarden not to mention Trent Reznor’s masterpiece “The Downward Spiral” from Nine Inch Nails. You can read that in full here. We’re not

Review: “Wheel of Time” by Kavoid

Recorded at Suba Recording Studio and Mixed and Mastered by Stefano Atoragon, Stoner Metal trio Kavoid specialise in Slow Riffs and Meditation. They hail from Perugia Italy. That trio have written this three track EP “Wheel of Time” on a concept, the concept of fighting your personal demons over and over again. Opening cut “Samsara” (a