Tag: The Impossibility Of Reason

Throwback: “Resurrection” from Chimaira!

An album at the centre of the bands career in Groove Metal, it seems unbelievable thatĀ  “Resurrection” by Cleveland Ohio bruisers Chimaira has reached its fifteenth anniversary. Released in March March 2007 it was the bands first after exiting their contract with Roadrunner Records, something which theĀ  documentary The Dehumanizing Process had pointed as as

Playthrough: “No Reason To Live” from Chimaira!

Putting the clock back to 2007, Chimaira guitarist Rob Arnold has unveiled a guitar playthrough video for “No Reason To Live” from the bands fourth studio album “Resurrection“. The record saw the band make the leap from Roadrunner Records to Nuclear Blast with drummer Kevin Talley (now in Delphian) exit stage left to be replaced

Playthrough: “Stigmurder” from Chimaira!

Continuing his run of guitar playthrough videos for the critically acclaimed 2003 album “The Impossibility Of Reason“, Chimaira guitarist Rob Arnold has tuned his ESP LTD KH-602 (that’s the Signature Series Kirk Hammett of Metallica model) into drop C (CGCFAD) for a run on “Stigmurder“. The album that put them on the map after the

Review: “Pass Out Of Existence” by Chimaira (20th Anniversary)

A whirlwind of dark emotions and introspections from Mark Hunter who plays the lover burned by a toxic on-off relationship, suffering depressive moods and suicidal thoughts, “Pass Out of Existence” is the largely overlooked major label debut from Cleveland Ohio bruisers Chimaira, despite selling 44k copies but did lay the ground work for the band

Playthrough: “Stigmurder” from Chimaira!

Chimaira lovers will once again delight as the main man Rob Arnold breaks down “Stigmurder” from their critically acclaimed sophomore album “The Impossibility Of Reason“. That serves not only to keep the bands name alive but also the possibility that should the health of drummer Andols Herrick improve sufficiently that they might one day record

Playthrough: “Cleansation” from Chimaira!

So much more than a playthrough video, this one is actually a full on guitar lesson from the writer of the riff himself, Chimaira guitarist Rob Arnold. As if you didn’t already know, the track is from the bands critically acclaimed “The Impossibility Of Reason“, their sophomore album with Roadrunner Records from 2003 and as

Playthrough: “Pray For All” from Chimaira!

Timing is everything as just as Gutlocker frontman Craig McBrearty pledges his allegiance to Chimaira with a freshly inked tattoo, guitarist Rob Arnold has unveiled a playthrough video for “Pray For All” from the bands self titled record. That’s the only album to feature the legendary Kevin Talley (Dying Fetus, Nonvector) on drums and if

Bootleg: Chimaira in Montreal!

Believe it or not Eighteen Visions, Atreyu and Chimaira did indeed tour the US and Canada together back in 2003 so having brought us the first two bands sets earlier this week, Hate5six has one again done the business with the headliners. The original footage was recorded on 16th May 2003 at The Rainbow in

Playthrough: “Pictures In The Gold Room” from Chimaira!

So much more than a playthrough, the man, the myth, the legend that is Chimaira guitarist Rob Arnold has given us a full on guitar lesson for “Pictures In The Gold Room” from the bands sophomore major label record “The Impossibility of Reason“. Incase the imagery doesn’t give it away, the song lyrically takes its

Documentary: Behind The Scenes of Chimaira Christmas 10!

Chimaira guitarist Rob Arnold has been producing amazing quantities of quality behind the scenes footage of the band which hasn’t seen the light of day since it was filmed for whatever reason. Today is no different as he travels back in the Bill and Ted phone booth to 2009 and Chimaira Christmas 10. Pre-Show and