gregory burkart

07/19/2012 - 2:03am
Brooklyn metallers Natur have scored international acclaim for capturing the essence of old-school metal, and their debut album "Head of Death" is a riff-heavy ode to "the macabre, the monstrous and the mad." Check out our chat with their lead singer, who shares some of his favorite horror inspirations.
07/17/2012 - 1:00am
Check out our interview with dance-rock unit Family Force Five, who bring the concept of fan participation to a whole new level in "Zombie"... a crazed music video funded by their fans, who also appear onscreen as the hungry undead horde.
07/12/2012 - 1:48am
Creepy beats, zombie trains and sheep heads are just a few of the subjects we chew through in this round-robin session with the UK's one and only "electro zombie punk" band.
07/10/2012 - 1:33am
You have to figure that any band which describes their style of extreme metal as “Ithyphallic” (a word which apparently refers to a certain part of the male anatomy) is probably going to be a challenging listen
07/09/2012 - 1:00pm
While we've covered hundreds of metal bands who incorporate horror and occult themes, it seems that the slow, deep and heavy riffs of doom metal are most often paired with lyrics involving witchcraft, secret rituals and summoning dark forces. This is largely due to the profound influence of Black Sabbath and the guitar style pioneered
07/05/2012 - 5:00pm

June 5th, 2012 was a dark day in the history of classic storytelling, when revered

07/05/2012 - 8:00am

Multi-talented musician Mike Patton is best known as frontman for Faith No More, but as I've mentioned before on these pages, that's just the tip of the creative iceberg; in addition to his many experimental rock

07/04/2012 - 10:30am

I know what you're probably thinking, but this review is not about some strange underground alternate version of the Marvel movie soundtrack (although I'll admit that would be interesting).

07/02/2012 - 11:09am

To mark the upcoming release of their second studio album Life Cycles, Arizona metallers The Word Alive have begun premiering different tracks from the record at various websites today.

06/29/2012 - 4:00pm

I've been tracking the ascent of French metal band Gojira (named, of course, after Japan's national monster) ever since their incredible 2005 album From Mars to Sirius, which I suspect is around the same