Otep is back with a new record, Generation Doom, that is due out April 15th (today). Vocalist Otep Shamaya had claimed that she was “done” with music after touring for her 2013 album “Hydra”. I am sure that left the nu-metal masses in a wave of angsty depression over the last couple years, but fear not! Otep is back! The time off has filled her with Fred Durst-ey rapping, Jonathan Davis-ey crying, and well, Otep-ey screaming rage! Continue reading →
The guys take the music discussion a bit broader than normal and assess whether the launch of Apple Music spells doom for Spotify. Don’t worry, things get metal-centric again when they jump into news from Otep, as well as new releases from False, Gorgoroth and Temple of Dagon. And then, since it’s been too long since we’ve had a good rant, they then go on about recent news-making events down in McKinney, TX!
All that and much, much more in Episode 4, so check it out!
Corey’s on the way home from Boston so you’ve got me for Quickies today. Let’s hop on into it, then, shall we? Here’s what we missed in the metal world today:
Kicking off, Babymetal have signed a deal with RAL / Sony Music for the U.S. release of their self-titled debut album. As Axl points out, the band signed with the same label as Brooklyn teens Unlocking the Truth. Let’s hope that works out better for Babymetal than it has for UtT…