Tag: Stone Sour

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

1983 saw “Rainbow In The Dark“, the second single from the platinum selling “Holy Diver” album by┬áDio land on Planet Metal. Assisted by airplay on MTV which was a force for good for any band who got regular rotation, it gave Dio new heights of success to match their undoubted talents. The man himself, Ronnie

NEWS: Bite The Goat take on “(Sic)” by Slipknot!

Maybe it’s just us but it seems like for a while there has been a fair amount of Stone Sour in the work Slipknot and that as fans, we might like them to return to the heavier sounds of previous records. Saint Petersburg Russia is home to a Deathcore collective with a fantastic name in

Review: “Hunter Gatherer” by Avatar

In 2019 Avatar reunited with producer Jay Ruston (Stone Sour, Slipknot, Anthrax) at Sphere Studios in Los Angeles, California, where the foundation for each song on Hunter Gatherer was laid with the band performing altogether, as they’d done only once before on 2014’s “Hail the Apocalypse“. Aimed at capturing the bands live energy by allowing

Playthrough: “Absolute Zero” from Stone Sour!

It maybe some time before Stone Sour get back together for their next adventure in audio so drummer Ray Mayorga has kept himself busy. Not only has he been on the drum still for Hell Yeah but also writing and recording synths for the new Wednesday 13 album. We’ve followed his career since his Soulfly

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

What are the chances of Mudvayne reuniting and returning to the stage in 2020 with August marking the 20th Anniversary of their seminal debut album “L.D. 50”? When you have the now Hellyeah frontman Chad Gray making comments like these anything is possible. Especially when his guitarist and former Nothingface man Tom Maxwell says that

Review: “Necrophaze” by Wednesday 13

Technically studio album number eight for Wednesday 13, if you’re not counting any of the Murderdolls, Gunfire 76, Frankenstein Drag Queens From Planet 13 or Bourbon Crow output, “Necrophaze” sees a cast of collaborators and co-conspirators join the blood drive. The band itself comprises vocalist Wednesday 13, guitarists Roman Surman and Jack Tankersley, bassist Troy

NEWS: Slipknot surprise release “Unsainted”!

At the time of writing having surpassed the 4.5m viewings mark in just 44 minutes, “Unsainted” a brand new Slipknot tune sans video directed by Shaun “Clown” Crahan as appeared online. Pre-orders for the new album “We Are Not Your Kind” which appears 9th August are available here. For our money it has a distinct

“Starve” by Blood Youth

Harrogate quartet Blood Youth have been building up to the release of their second full length album “Starve” for a fair amount of time. Comprising vocalist Kaya Taurus, Guitarist Chris Pritchard, Bassist Big Les and Drummer Sam Hallett, the band toured across Europe with Crossfaith and shared stages with Stone Sour last year. {51/50} starts