Avenged Sevenfold

April 19, 2012

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Avenged Sevenfold (Huntington Beach, California)                 M. Shadows, singer, came up with the name Avenged Sevenfold from the story of Cain and Able, although they don’t consider themselves a ‘Christian band’.  Dubbed as metalcore upon initial release, their style has broadened since incorporating, thrash, punk, groove, NWOBHM and many […]

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Fear Factory

April 10, 2012

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Fear Factory (Los Angelas, California)                        The sounds that Fear Factory create could easily be the sounds inside the head of a terminator.  Industrial electronic noises and samples a midst tight rhythmic guitars threading along side the pummeling machine gun like double bass.  They were one of the first, if not […]

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Tool

March 27, 2012

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Tool (Los Angeles, California)              A band that gets inside of your head and lays a bunch of eggs belonging to deep meanings and surreal environments; harboring unanswered questions and mysterious inquiry’s until they all bust out of their shells and your mind is full of colorful, twisted imagery until insanity takes over and your […]

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Slipknot

March 27, 2012

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Slipknot (Des Moines, Iowa)                  This so-called Nu Metal act formed originally in 1995 by bassist Paul Gray (R.I.P.).  Slipknot, over the next 3 years would see many a line-up change, including recruiting from Stone Sour in 1997, Corey Taylor on vocals.  After releasing a demo called “Mate. Feed. […]

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