MySpace Is Monstrous

I’ve been mulling over writing an article about this issue over for a while, but Metalsucks’ Vince Neilstein today posted his own take on the ‘Myspace issue’,  questioning why the holy shitting panda-balls anyone except the socially deficient and black metal bands (who don’t want to be found anyway) are…

Helveticore: The Art of Ox

First I would like to apologize for leaving such a long time between posts. My head has been floating in a world of WordPress templates and Objective C for weeks. Second, before I get to my main thesis I would like to share this week’s random Photobomb of something metal…

Hits From The Inbox: A Place For Owls

The awesome keeps pouring into the HBIH inbox, and today we present to you A Place For Owls, a one-man post-rock/metal project from Ezra Hinton. There’s some excellent ideas going on here on his new EP Inviere, which he is giving away for free at bandcamp. Stream it below! Be…

Yet Another Digital Veil Teaser

There are only a few weeks remaining until Prog-Metal March is upon us, and The Human Abstract are helping to get us prepped with yet another teaser video for Digital Veil: At first while watching the video we just hear part of Faust, but after a bit we are treated…

Free Tech On A Friday

The dudes over at British Tech Metal have today released their long awaited free 14-track compilation, featuring Heavy Blog favourites Cyclamen, as well as previous Best of British featurees Galleons and Dr. Slaggleberry.  It’s chock full of tea-swilling, brolly-waving tech metal goodness, and can be downloaded from their bandcamp here.…

Brand New Episode Of The LXD Tour Diary

The LXD Tour is steamrollering on, full of hijinks and heartbreak. Word is that most of TesseracT are ill, but are carrying on regardless like true Djentlemen. Singer Dan Tompkins was thrown out of the Reading gig for crowd surfing/hanging off the lighting rig, which is equal parts amazing and…