Tag: The Acacia Strain

Playthrough: “Holy Roller” from Spiritbox!

…with a kit comprised of gear from Remo, Vic Firth, Meinl, Zildjian and Bucks County Drum Company Spiritbox drummer Zev Rose has thrown out this playthrough video for “Holy Roller” while offering out his services as a tutor or a session musician. As the band are currently held in high regard by fans and peers

Vs. Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins? FIGHT! Spiritbox #2

The love for Vancouver Canada’s Spiritbox continues to flow like a river to the sea and they grow not only their fanbase among Joe Public but also among their peers in the music industry. After all, who would have picked out Courtney La Plante to appear on a The Acacia Strain track before she actually

NEWS: The Acacia Strain stung by Spiritbox!

As well as the news that The Acacia Strain will be joining Aborted on their Hell Over Europe #4 tour earlier today, the slowly decaying Deathcore titans have also given us a music video for “One Thousand Painful Stings“, arguably one of the biggest surprises of their current album due to its guest vocal appearance

NEWS: Aborted announce “Hell Over Europe #4”!

There is just one date to get excited about as the forth incarnation of the Hell Over Europe tour sets it’s sights upon our shores once more. That is 29th September 2021 as Aborted will be joined by The Acacia Strain, Benighted and Fleddy Melculy at The London Dome for one brutally heavy night of

Listmania: Metal Noise Spotify Wrapped 2020!

That’s right, it’s that time of year folks! Spotify Wrapped has given us the top 20 tunes we listened to in 2020, so rather than share the full list, we’re going to do what we did in 2019 and hit you with 5 of those records which we listened to the most in 2020. Just

Playthrough: Full set from Jesus Piece!

Another set of dedicated drum cam footage of Jesus Piece sticksman Luis Aponte has appeared, this time courtesy of hate5six. The show took place on 21st December 2019 at Reverb in Reading, PA with a seperate full show bootleg already out there. We can not wait for a follow up to 2018’s “Only Self” to

Playthrough: “Holy Roller” from Spiritbox!

Wearing a Prince “Purple Rain” t-shirt, Spiritbox vocalist Courtney LaPlante has recorded this one take, as live vocal performance of the bands recent single “Holy Roller“. We say “as live“. Obviously those vocals are live, it’s just the music that isn’t. How on earth The Acacia Strain managed to pursade her to appear on their

Review: “Self Titled” by Resin Tomb

How is it that some musicians can keep their fingers in many pies, spinning the plates of multiple projects simultaneously while keeping each one different and distinctive? For Resin Tomb who feature members of Siberian Hell Sounds, Descent and Snorlax among others in their ranks, it’s a challenge. Vocalist Matthew Budge, drummer Perry Vedelago and

Review: “Slow Decay” by The Acacia Strain

The slow release of “Slow Decay” by The Acacia Strain has to go down in history as being one of the most drawn out teases that life could possibly have in store. The Springfield Massachusetts quintet brought out “It Comes In Waves” via Rise Records in December 2019, with rumours circulating like Buzzards that the

Review: “Watch Me Burn” by Crystal Lake

Part of a package that in the physical form includes a DVD of their full live set at Spain’s Resurrection Fest in 2019 and a documentary with interviews and guests, Japanese Metalcore merchants Crystal Lake have looked to keep both fans and their label SharpTone Records happy with a pair of new cuts. For the