Category Archives: FEATURED

The Bloodline

  The brotherhood of a band should extend beyond its members. On their full-length debut album We Are One [Another Century], T…he Bloodline build a bond that’s instantly relatable. Its cast in a grinding groove of metallic instrumentation and hard rock hooks, collectively conveying a sense of camaraderie. In fact, the Chicago quartet—Travis Neal [vocals], […]

Valient Thorr

Valient Thorr is a wild ass rocknroll band said to hail from inside of the planet Venus. Since crash landing on Earth in the year 2000 they’ve played well over 1500 shows all over the world. They’ve toured with visionaries from Motorhead and Joan Jett to contemporary heroes like Mastodon, Gogol Bordello, Fu Manchu and […]

Gallows Bound

Band Members Jordan – vocals, guitar Jesse – vocals, guitar Justin – banjo Aaron – bass Forrest – mandolin Rob – drums Hometown Winchester, VA Short Description Traditional American instruments and song writing, with a punk rock and roll lifestyle. Bio Being raised in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains and stemming from three […]


Formed just two short years ago from the ashes of symphonic black metal act Massakren, Starkill’s future is shockingly bright. The stunning new album, Virus of the Mind, is barely a second old and the young Chicagoans are already hard at work on the follow-up. “Whenever we have time off, I am writing and recording,” […]

Sworn Enemy

Sworn Enemy, fronted by Sal LoCoco, established itself in 2000 with the release of “Negative Outlook” on Jamey Jasta’s Stillborn Records. The record was a mix of old school hardcore punk and new school breakdowns, and quickly gained the band attention in the underground scene. 2002 marked their next release, “Integrity Defines Strength”, which contained […]

Lord Dying

Lord Dying come from Portland, Oregon, a place over abundant with purveyors of the heavy riff. A region where the inhabitants are plagued with nerve and joint damage due to lack of sunlight. In a time where everyone is trying to out-sludge or out-doom each other Lord Dying gives something less than a fuck. They […]

Hammer Fight

Spawned from a New Jersey scene saturated with death metal and hardcore, Hammer Fight brings a sound that many kids these days may have missed; Hard Rockin’ Metal. Versatile enough to share the stage with the most extreme death metal acts to classic hard rock bands and everything in between. Hammer Fight is here to […]