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Shapist, a progressive metal-core band from St. Louis, merges intense progressive arrangements and softer elements with melodic vocal melodies and aggressive grind-core vocals, making for a dynamic delivery. While Shapist is in the early stages of forging its own musical identity, the band’s [...]
Shapist, a progressive metal-core band from St. Louis, merges intense progressive arrangements and softer elements with melodic vocal melodies and aggressive grind-core vocals, making for a dynamic delivery. While Shapist is in the early stages of forging its own musical identity, the band’s [...]
Irish vocalist Peter Comerford and Scottish guitarist Jam formed the band in the summer of 2012 to record and release material they had already begun writing. Before long, the pair crossed paths with 6’7” Welsh bassist Mitch Witham. Young English drummer Colin Jones is the most recent addition [...]
by Jenn Carbaugh - Columnist – Masters of Disguise is a newer band formed by ex-Savage Grace touring members, Nuedi, Kalli Coldsmith, Roger Dequis, and Mario Lang. The vocals are done by Alexx Stahl who is one of the most gifted vocalists on the German metal scene. They are slowly becoming [...]
by Matt Karpe - Columnist – Female fronted pop punk and rock bands have always existed, but it seems that since Paramore exploded onto the scene nearly ten years ago now, this formula for success has produced an overpopulated sub-genre that is sometimes lacking in diversity. The Nearly Deads, [...]
by Mark Allen - Senior Columnist – Tigertailz is back—well, sorta; this is hardly an all-original lineup—with a brand new EP that, against all odds, isn’t a rock ‘n’ roll train wreck. In fact, prepare to be shocked by just how good this is. Any fan of big, loud, anthemic, [...]
by Nikiforos Skoumas Staff Writer – In the international music industry of today, releasing a standard CD is all that is expected. Single or EP releases seem a thing of the past for metal in particular, but really it has more to do with the band in question. A lesson learned through the case [...]