Tag Archives: New Orleans

Metal Review: Mountain of Wizard – Casting Rhythms and Disturbances (2015)

Mountain of Wizard - Casting Rhythms and Disturbances

New Orleans-based instrumental quartet Mountain of Wizard, who feature within their ranks members of EyeHateGod, Classhole and Mystick Krewe of Clearlight, formed in 2008, but are just starting to get a name for themselves. If you ever wanted to hear what the bastard child of Down and ZZ Top in an instrumental version, Mountain of

Metal Review: Goatwhore: Constricting Rage of the Merciless (2014)

Goatwhore Constricting Rage of the Merciless

New Orleans based death metal outfit Goatwhore are back with their sixth studio album, “Constricting Rage of the Merciless,” out now via Metal Blade Records. The album was recorded with Erik Rutan (Hate Eternal) at his Mana Recording Studios in St. Petersburg, Florida. The band was serious about getting that analog sound, so the entire

Metal Review: Down: Down IV – Part Two (2014)

Down IV – Part Two

Louisiana’s groove metal all-star ensemble band Down is back with “Down IV – Part Two,” and when we get a new Down release, we know what we are getting into. Down is amazing. They could have rested on their laurels and succeeded by simply using the reputation of their most famous member, ex-Pantera frontman Philip

Down Streaming New EP Down IV – Part Two

Down IV - Part Two

Down’s new EP, “Down IV – Part Two,” is now streaming here with the physical CD release scheduled for the May 13, 2014. Down IV – Part Two Tracklisting: 01. Steeple 02. We Knew Him Well 03. Hogshead/Dogshead 04. Conjure 05. Sufferer’s Years 06. Bacchanalia Please upgrade your browser

Kirk Windstein Leaves Down to Concentrate on Crowbar

Crowbar

Kirk Windstein posted the following on twitter: “For months now I have been posting that I am concentrating on Crowbar 100% FULL TIME… 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of Crowbar and it’s a great feeling to put my heart and soul into something that I created so long ago. We are entering the studio 12/16

EyeHateGod Announces New European Tour Dates

New Orleans’ EyeHateGod will take their show overseas this Summer on a romp through Europe. The dates will kick off on July 19, 2013 in Warsaw, Poland and will conclude August 20, 2013 in Toulouse, France. Confirmed dates are included below. In related news, the band will make an appearance at Philip Anselmo’s first annual

Goatwhore Announces Co-Headlining Tour With 3 Inches of Blood

New Orleans, Louisiana natives Goatwhore will be embarking on their first tour of 2013 this April. The co-headline tour begins in on April 11, 2013 in Kamloops, BC with 3 Inches of Blood. Supporting acts Revocation and Ramming Speed will support. 04/10 Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theatre (Goatwhore ONLY) 04/11 Kamloops, BC @ Level Night

Metal Review: Goatwhore – Blood for the Master (2012)

New Orleans, Louisiana-based blackened death metal giants Goatwhore are back at it with their fifth release, Blood for the Master, which is a furious ensemble of ten tracks hell bent to shake your foundations. From beginning to end, Featuring former members of Crowbar, Acid Bath and Nachtmystium, Goatwhore brings massive amounts of riffs and power