Scratchy speed thrash.
Bastard child of Lemmy and Mike Muir on Vocals.
Reminiscent Hardcore Thrash.
Whether you have been around since the first time “Black Label” split a room for a wall of death or if it is your first time, there is a notable anticipation for the Lamb of God show Sunday at The Orbit Room. If you have been under the mind control of some other music for the last two decades, lets recap…
One guitar. One voice. One man.
Uncomfortable like the warm blanket of death.
Two-piece, marrow-rattling, soul-powered DOOM METAL.
They make the death blanket, epically.
Triple screaming, quadruple bass with keyboards.
Progressive-American-Metal awesomeness you could say.
Technical tightness blistering minds, bodies and souls.
Hungry, metal-horny crowd.
You must witness all.
Riffy, interesting American metal, intelligently screaming about stupid ways of the world. George Carlin included.
Blah Blah Blah… its not Detroit but that’s a good thing, right? -Robb Flynn … Machine Head Set List from The Crofoot Ballroom in Pontiac Feb 2015The metro Detroit area has a few different suburbs carved out for you, purposefully made to feel as if you aren’t in Detroit… oh, but you are.
In the final prelim round of The Heavyweights 2015 at The Stache, we again had a veteran HW band up against some newcomers. Of All We Cherish, HW veterans, showed they had what it takes to head to the finals again, along with Anchors Calling from Grand Rapids.
Round 2 of The Heavyweights at The Stache (inside The Intersection) 1.30.15 The moral of this post, “there is great local metal right under your noses”, begs the question… Why aren’t you sniffing it out? I know for a fucking fact that some of you are... read more
A West Michigan Heavy Metal Tradition, the Heavyweights is in its 14th year at The Intersection. This year is the first in The Stache (the front lounge). Bringing out the bands’ fans and local metalheads young and old to bang their heads with some of the best in MI... read more
How do you want to metal before you die? I asked a bunch of metalheads that question and got awesome answers. The process also made me realize there is a difference between a bucket list and a pipe dream. A bucket list is things you can actually do. Things that are... read more
Social media can be a pain in the ass, always trying to tell you what new things you should check out. After being hounded online with ads for “other products I may be interested in,” I realized that none of them were for metal shows. I wished they were. So, I wrote... read more
As ArtPrize takes over Grand Rapids and scads of wandering people stare at paintings of Jesus and sculptures of pigs, my mind goes to heavy metal music. I think of it as art that’s worthy of ogling. However, a lot of people don’t understand that. So, I consulted with... read more
Do ya dig local metal? Here is some required listening. For information on these, and other bands, check out MoshPitNation.com Blackgate: Power thrash-tastic-ness from Grand Rapids, Blackgate is anchored on bass by Zach Flora (Flood the Desert) and drums by Ryan... read more
With the summer festival season upon us, concert-goers get fewer tours through Michigan, but here are some of the upcoming highlights. Find the entire list atwww.MoshPitNation.com. July 12 Tru-Burn, 6 Prong Paw and more @Louie’s Rocket Lounge (Grand Rapids) Tru-Burn... read more