Within the Ruins – Omen

Within the Ruins Omen 01. Controller 02. Infamy 03. Carry On Wayward Son (Kansas Cover) 04. Fight Fire With Fire (Metallica Cover) [05/24/11] [Victory Records] Within the Ruins must be a band full of hardworking guys. They came out with their phenomenal debut album Creature in 2009, and they followed…

The Mastillinger Mars Addiction?!

Dear sweet lord, this news is exciting. Mastodon’s Brent Hinds has told Noisecreep that he’s in an as of yet unnamed side project with The Dillinger Escape Plan guitarist Ben Weinman, former The Mars Volta drummer Thomas Pridgen and ex-Jane’s Addiction bassist Eric Avery. This can be nothing short of…

Mario Comesanas: Another Brother Fallen

Although not a reknowned musician (as far as I know), which is usually the case with this sad kind of news, Mario Comesanas was as important to the metal world as any band member. ‘Full Metal Mario’ was a DJ for Liquid Metal Sirius XM, the popular satellite radio station…

Sumerian Records Signs The HAARP Machine

The HAARP Machine (Formerly HAARP, changing their name probably to avoid confusion with US-based HAARP) are a band that are new to me, but they’ve been signed to Sumerian Records for a fall release. The UK-based band apparently plays progressive/tech death in a similar vein of The Faceless, without being…