Cynic – Carbon-Based Anatomy

Cynic Carbon-Based Anatomy 01. Amidst The Coals 02. Carbon-Based Anatomy 03. Bija! 04. Box Up My Bones 05. Elves Beam Out 06. Hieroglyph [11/15/11] [Season of Mist] There’s no doubt about it; Cynic are absolutely legendary. From their inception, they’ve revolutionized and influenced metal for decades to come. They’re a…

ASK TEXTURES ANYTHING! Week 4: The End!

WEEK ONE! WEEK TWO! WEEK THREE! Our tour-long interview with the great prog progenitors Textures has come to an end. Periphery’s Frak The Gods tour featuring The Human Abstract, Textures, and The Contortionist ends this weekend, October 8th, in Richmond, VA. Check out our fourth and final interview with Textures…

Soundwave 2012 Looks Absolutely Massive

America really needs to catch on with these massive rock and metal festivals. What we’ve got now doesn’t really cut it. I mean, we’ve had a surge in popularity with Bonnaroo, Zion Rock Fest, Maryland Deathfest (which we’re attending!), and New England Metal and Hardcore Festival, but really, we don’t…

Prepare Yourself for Live Blackjazz!

Norway’s Shining, which released one of the best records of 2010 with Blackjazz, are releasing a live album/DVD filled with selections from their discography. The live DVD is entitled Live Blackjazz and will be released November 11th. I can’t wait, and neither should you.  After the jump, here are a…