The originators of Rap Metal are back. ICE-T and his band are as angry as ever, pairing ICE-T’s angry and socio-critical lyrics with thick guitar riffs and nods to metal and hardcore greats like Slayer, Metallica, Pantera, Suicidal Tendencies and Rage Against The Machine.
The video was created by Jess Cope and follows a melancholic and bitter man on the brink of self-destruction and insanity as he delves into a sinister alternate world as reality crumbles around him. Cope previously collaborated with Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt on the music video for “Drag Ropes” for his side project Storm Corrosion.
Opeth will return to North America in 2020 for a winter tour with labelmates Graveyard.
Metallica have cancelled their forthcoming tour of Australia, which was set to kick off next month. The band have issued a statement, revealing that frontman James Hetfield has entered an addiction treatment program and will need to focus on his recovery rather than complete the tour.
Featuring former Thin Lizzy guitarist Scott Gorham and Ricky Warwick of The Almighty, Black Star Riders will visit Malmö, Stockholm and Gothenburg with Diamond Head as opening act. Black Star Riders will also perform in Borlänge.
Slipknot has now announced details of their long-awaited sixth LP, “We Are Not Your Kind”, to be released August 9th through Roadrunner Records. “Unsainted” is the album’s first single. Directed by the band’s own M. Shawn Crahan, the “Unsainted” video, and the track itself, offer a glimpse at the future of one of rock’s most popular, and deeply enigmatic bands.
It’s Sunday the 8th of march 2009. After a heavy Saturday night in Ericsson Globe in Stockholm...