THE METAL WIRE: ***EXCLUSIVE***CARCASS – Live In Mesa, Arizona USA 07/25/2016; Fan-Shot Video [Almost Complete Performance; Soundboard Vantage Point]
Mar12

THE METAL WIRE: ***EXCLUSIVE***CARCASS – Live In Mesa, Arizona USA 07/25/2016; Fan-Shot Video [Almost Complete Performance; Soundboard Vantage Point]

THE METAL WIRE: ***EXCLUSIVE***CARCASS – Live In Mesa, Arizona USA 07/25/2016;  Fan-Shot Video [Almost Complete Performance; Soundboard Vantage Point] Written by Marc C. Pietrek 2017 Ok, ya rivet-heads!! We at VITRIOL, INC – A DARK UNITED FRONT (www.vitriolinc.com) have an EXCLUSIVE for all of you old-school death metal fans. On July 25, 2016, I video recorded (almost all of) the performance of death metal legends,...

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Ely Hoiland [VIOLENT HALLUCINATIONS]
Feb15

Ely Hoiland [VIOLENT HALLUCINATIONS]

Ely Hoiland [VIOLENT HALLUCINATIONS] 02/13/2017 Interview Written by Marc C. Pietrek 2017 Listen up, rivet-heads!! I had the great fortune of doing a recorded telephone interview w/ (guitarist/vocalist) Ely Hoiland of brutal death metal band, VIOLENT HALLUCINATIONS (see YouTube link below). This long time serving extreme metal vet gave me the run down on the bands past and (what I feel is a bright) future. We also talked about his...

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UPCOMING RELEASE: MORTA SKULD ‘Wounds Deeper Than Time’ 02/17/2017
Feb12

UPCOMING RELEASE: MORTA SKULD ‘Wounds Deeper Than Time’ 02/17/2017

Written by Marc C. Pietrek 2017 US death metal heavyweights, MORTA SKULD, have returned after three year absence offering up ‘Wounds Deeper Than Time’ (PEACEVILLE RECORDS). The follow up to ‘Serving Two Masters’ (2014) is one death metal release that I have been anxiously awaiting for a while now.  (Guitarist/vocalist) Dave Gregor may be the only remaining original member left,  but this version of MORTA SKULD...

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BAND FEATURE: VIOLENT HALLUCINATIONS
Feb12

BAND FEATURE: VIOLENT HALLUCINATIONS

Written by Marc C. Pietrek 2017 VIOLENT HALLUCINATIONS are brutal death metal band hailing from Tacoma, Washington. The band is made up of (guitarist/vocalist) “Ass Crack” Ely, (drummer) “Pissed A gallon” Allen and (bassist) Ryan “Brown Note”. Right off the bat, I LOVE THE NAME!! Anybody who has ever experienced violent hallucinations will tell you that you would rather be dead than go through the Hell that they can bring on ha ha....

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Butcher Babies – Natural Born Zombie
Jan31

Butcher Babies – Natural Born Zombie

The Butcher Babies and their tribute to Wendy Williams.  They are more than just a hot rack…listen up!

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Overkill – New Trailer Released
Jan26

Overkill – New Trailer Released

OVER KILL has a new album coming out on February 10th, 2017 and have released their fourth trailer.  Super excited to hear the new album, check out the video below!  In it, Bobby Blitz talks about his relationship with music early on, his beginnings and peers in the industry. For Official tour dates, check out the Overkill page...

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