You know I had to do it, so here it is. As I’ve already said, this year was a year that was cram-packed with excellent releases, and the world of non-metal and metal adjacent was no exception, so much so that I almost considered doing another, separate honorable mentions list just for non-metal. The only reason I didn’t is because free time and sanity are at something of an all-time-low, so you’ll forgive me if anything feels like it got left off, because, well, it did. Still, there are plenty of worthy releases here, and if that stirs up your appetite for more, there is plenty else to be found out there. Now, without further ado, here are my favorites, in almost no particular order.Continue reading
- Sleep is going to be hitting the road this summer! SubRosa will be providing some support the first handful of dates. Get at this one if you can.
- And now for an absolutely massive tour. Amorphis. Dark Tranquillity. Moonspell. Omnium Gatherum. I mean, that really is something.
- Random news of the day. Apparently Limp Bizkit‘s Wes Borland and Blink-182‘s Travis Barker are working on a project together. Iiiiiinteresting.
- The Crown have released a video for the title track off of their upcoming new album, Cobra Speed Venom, which is out March 16th. Check it out below.
“Ein Bier… bitte.”