Tag: The Acacia Strain

Bootleg: Nasty at Summer Breeze 2019!

One of the bands we’re looking forward to the most at April’s twin headed Hydra Fury Fest has to be German Hardcore wrecking ball Nasty. They’ve been snapped up by the organizers for a UK Exclusive in Manchester on 18th and in London on 19th joining the likes of Malevolence, The Acacia Strain and Guilt

Listmania: Metal Noise Top #5 EPs of 2019!

Whether it’s the wealth of Metal bands at the moment or the increased ease of recording and releasing quality material independently to streaming services, the shorter format of the Extended Play seems to have been a resurgent force in 2019. Some bigger names have recorded in the short form to tide them over between albums

Review: “It Comes In Waves” by The Acacia Strain

Tracked and produced by The Acacia Strain in the Spring of 2019, Mixed and Mastered by Will Putney’s co-conspiritor Steve Seid of Graphic Nature Audio and with cover artwork by MFAXII, The Acacia Strain have surprise released a new album entitled “It Comes In Waves” via Closed Casket Activities. Vocalist Vincent Bennett, drummer Kevin Boutot,

NEWS: The Acacia Strain unleash new album!

Massachusetts Deathcore collective The Acacia Strain have only gone and cleared the decks with a new album out today via Closed Casket Activities! Entitled “It Comes In Waves” it will no doubt see new material in their set by the time they reach the London and Manchester Fury Fest double header in April! We can

NEWS: Fury Fest 2020 line up announcement!

In Greek mythology the Hydra was a serpent-like monster with many heads. If you cut off one hydra head, two more would grow back in its place. The weekend of April 18th will see the 2020 incarnation of Fury Fest become the Hydra as it becomes two events. One in Manchester Academy 2 and One

Bootleg: The Acacia Strain in Lakewood Ohio!

Including “Holy Walls Of The Vatican“, “The Hills Have Eyes” and “Tactical Nuke” here’s a Pro-Shot full set from The Acacia Strain at The Phantasy Nite Club in Lakewood Ohio on 8th November courtesy of Leo Sypniewski! A surprise and very welcome headliner at Tech-Fest 2018, the Connecticut Deathcore monsters enjoyed 6.9 million Spotify streams

Review: “The Morality Model” EP by Capital Murder

Mixed & Mastered by Bound In Fear guitarist Keir Campbell of Kascade Mixing And Mastering and with artwork by Jorden Bergman and Dan Loewen, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canadians Capital Murder blend Metal and Hardcore to create their sound. We first heard “Detox” when it premiered via the Slam Worldwide channel but interestingly the EP doesn’t include

Review: “My Own Devil” by Deadweather

Whether or not Orlando Florida quartet Jesse Hash (vocals), Blake Miller (guitars), Paul Poole (bass) and Devin Russ (drums) named their band after the Varials track on 2015’s “Failure//Control” remains a mystery* but one thing is for certain. Deadweather are their own entity. They cite the likes of The Acacia Strain, Misery Signals and The

NEWS: “Nature Is Predation” from HIVE!

Thanks in no small part to former The Acacia Strain guitarist Daniel DL Laskiewicz and Cameron Loach, HIVE dropped a fresh EP entitled “The Mirthless Kind” this past weekend. The Chicago Illinois quintet call themselves Progressive Metal though we’re of the belief they’re way heavier than they give themselves credit for. Here’s “Nature Is Predation”