Donuts & CANTO: Morbid Angel, Textures, At the Drive-In and more!

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May 18, 2017

Good morning, it’s time to metal. Here’s some news you might have missed from yesterday:

    • Leading off, Morbid Angel frontman Steve Tucker has indicated that the band will not be playing any David Vincent-era songs on their upcoming tour dates. That “whoosh” you just heard was my already-limited interest in seeing them at MDF nosediving even more.

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Donuts & CANTO: Uada, Wintersun, Exhumed and more!

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Uada

April 4, 2017

Good morning, it’s time to metal. Here’s some news you might have missed from the weekend and yesterday:

  • On Friday, as per usual, a whole bunch of bands dropped new albums, including Mastodon and Falls of Rauros. Also as per usual, you can check out Josh’s Initial Descent post for the full breakdown.
  • So that “Batushka dropping out of MDF” speculation we posted on Friday? Well, it’s pretty much confirmed; on Saturday, the festival organizers revealed that Uada had been tapped to fill the Poles’ slot at the Festival. Still a bummer, but they could have done far, far worse as replacements go.

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CANTO: Giraffe Tongue Orchestra, At The Drive In, and more

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“Quit moaning about fate and change, stand up on your feet and rise. With every fall you get the pain, you learn the lesson. Start now, open your eyes.”

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– Corey

CANTO: New Gojira (teaser), New Opeth (beer), and something called Gone Is Gone

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“Higher and higher towards the stars of Awareness. Let worlds of imagination and fact become one. Where I am you, and you are me.”

 

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
-Corey