gregory burkart

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

06/28/2012 - 2:00pm

Known as “The Godfather of Harsh Electro,” Suicide Commando (alias Johan van Roy) has been pounding out hyper-aggressive industrial beats for twenty-five years now, and while he obviously shows no signs of sl

06/26/2012 - 12:00pm

My quest for hidden gems in the freaky-deaky music wilderness has turned up another curiosity: I stumbled across Chicago-based act The Prep School Tragedy by pure chance, when they toured with awesome gothic electro-pop

06/21/2012 - 1:00pm
The full-bore frights of Frictional Games' Amnesia: The Dark Descent would seem like a very tough act to follow. However, Frictional Games have teamed up with Dear Esther developers The Chinese Room for a very different take on the defenseless survival classic, the oddly titled Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs. Am I the only one that thinks it
06/21/2012 - 11:00am
It's a curse, I tell ya... my twin obsessions with horror and music dominate my life 24/7, so if an indie band pops up on my radar that takes its name from a legendary horror film series, it's pretty much a given I'm going to check 'em out, even if out of pure morbid curiosity. As you can probably imagine, lots of these blind searches end in pain (if
06/19/2012 - 10:00am

If you grew up listening to '80s thrash pioneers from the US and their European counterparts, there's something namelessly magical about that aggressive, breathtaking sound, especially at the moment those bands f

06/18/2012 - 11:00am

Writing this piece is a bittersweet experience for me, considering that the talented artist behind this project –

06/15/2012 - 2:28am

Industrial metallers Fear Factory have been dealing

06/13/2012 - 1:56am

As far as your humble writer is concerned, every n