THE METAL WIRE: SLEEP In-Studio Update
Apr12

THE METAL WIRE: SLEEP In-Studio Update

THE METAL WIRE: SLEEP In-Studio Update Written by Marc C. Pietrek 2017 Per METAL HAMMER, modern-day stoner metal icons, SLEEP (HIGH ON FIRE guitarist Matt Pike, Om bassist/vocalist Al Cisneros and NEUROSIS drummer Jason Roeder) are nearing completion on their first full-length album since 2003’s ‘Dopesmoker’. The band posted a “secret code” message on their official web-site...

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THE METAL WIRE: SLEEP Confirmed To Play 10th Anniversary Edition Of ALCATRAZ HARD ROCK & METAL FESTIVAL
Mar09

THE METAL WIRE: SLEEP Confirmed To Play 10th Anniversary Edition Of ALCATRAZ HARD ROCK & METAL FESTIVAL

THE METAL WIRE: SLEEP Confirmed To Play 10th Anniversary Edition Of ALCATRAZ HARD ROCK & METAL FESTIVAL Written by Marc C. Pietrek 2017 Modern day stoner rock/stoner metal/doom metal pioneers SLEEP announced via their official Twitter account (@sleep_official) that they are confirmed to play the 10th Anniversary Edition ALCATRAZ HARD ROCK & METAL FESTIVAL in Kortruk, Belgium on August 12, 2017. Also newly announced are HIGH ON...

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THE METAL WIRE: WO FAT To Headline Final Night of 420 MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL 2017
Mar05

THE METAL WIRE: WO FAT To Headline Final Night of 420 MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL 2017

THE METAL WIRE: WO FAT To Headline Final Night of 420 MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL 2017 Written by Marc C. Pietrek 2017 Dallas, Texas-based stoner/doom trio WO FAT will be headlining the final night of the 420 MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL 2017 on Saturday April 22 in Calgary, Alberta Canada. The psychedelic fuzz ‘n sludge unit issued the following statement via their Twitter account (@HouseOfWoFat): “Next month we’ll be...

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BAND FEATURE: SPACESLUG
Mar03

BAND FEATURE: SPACESLUG

BAND FEATURE: SPACESLUG Written by Marc C. Pietrek 2017 DATELINE: LUNAR SECT 1. The marble is still visible to me but is now mostly shaded by the void. Is there water on this big, dusty grey rock? Quite honestly, I don’t give a rats ass at this point. Who can I tell??? All communications between myself, lone star and the cape ceased when this flying hot-rods CB died weeks ago. Last calculations would indicate that I have one...

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THE METAL WIRE: SOUTHERN LORD Spring 2017 Digital Compilation Album Now Available
Feb28

THE METAL WIRE: SOUTHERN LORD Spring 2017 Digital Compilation Album Now Available

THE METAL WIRE: SOUTHERN LORD Spring 2017 Digital Compilation Album Now Available Written by Marc C. Pietrek 2017 One of extreme metals most respected record labels, SOUTHERN LORD, has released a digital compilation album via the labels website:...

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THE METAL WIRE: Lineup for LOUD AS HELL METAL FESTIVAL 2017 Just Announced
Feb28

THE METAL WIRE: Lineup for LOUD AS HELL METAL FESTIVAL 2017 Just Announced

THE METAL WIRE:Lineup for LOUD AS HELL METAL FESTIVAL 2017 Just Announced Written by Marc C. Pietrek 2017 Per METALUNDERGROUND.COMhttp://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=132053, for the sixth consecutive year, Canada’s LOUD AS HELL METAL FESTIVAL will be held in its western region in the badlands of Drumheller, Alberta. While residing on the ancient resting place of giant prehistoric death dealers, the festival will...

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