Full EP Stream: Nott – “Vestigium Mortis”

Nott mastermind H. Archvile has been a productive creator since the early 2010s. In addition to releasing three Nott albums since 2013, he’s contributed instrumentals to Italian black metal duo Nebrus’ various output. With Nott, Archvile has a clear vision of black metal in mind, one that retreads familiar ground with the comfort of an experienced traveler. On new EP Vestigium Mortis, Nott revisit songs written in the early 2000s that never made the cut for release. Archvile’s vocals are raw and filthy, standing in contrast to the smooth, cold guitar melodies. Songs like “Profaner” are where Nott perform the best; the abrasive … Continue reading

Westboro Baptist Church to picket upcoming Fall Out Boy show

Protest-inciting hate group Westboro Baptist Church plan to picket an upcoming Fall Out Boy concert. The church’s website lists the band’s Sept. 21 show in Kansas City, Missouri among several artists’ gigs on a picketing schedule. Read more: Hear FOB’s long-awaited ‘Lake Effect Kid’ EP The concert’s set to take place later this month at the Sprint Center as part of FOB’s ongoing M A N I A Tour. Machine Gun Kelly is tabbed for support. (nothing,nowhere. were also initially slated to appear before canceling their tour.) The Westboro Baptist Church, which the Southern Poverty Law Center calls “arguably the … Continue reading

Someone tried to rob Post Malone but hit the wrong house

Post Malone can’t catch a break. A few days ago, we reported the rapper was involved in a serious car crash but was uninjured, an accident that followed news of Malone being on a plane forced to make an emergency landing a few weeks prior to that. Read more: Are Post Malone and Bring Me The Horizon actually collaborating? Following Post’s last two incidents, it was reported earlier today (Sept. 10) that Malone’s old San Fernando Valley house was the target of a home invasion, according to police sources of TMZ. According to the report from TMZ, three men entered the rapper’s old residence in the … Continue reading

K.K. DOWNING On His Return To JUDAS PRIEST: 'I Was Waiting For The Phone To Ring And It Never Did'

Former JUDAS PRIEST guitarist K.K. Downing says that he never had a chance to even contemplate the possibility of rejoining the band following Glenn Tipton‘s decision to retire from the road due to his battle with Parkinson’s disease. Tipton was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease four years ago — after being stricken by the condition at least half a decade earlier — but only recently announced he was going to sit out touring activities in support of PRIEST‘s latest album, “Firepower”. The guitarist, who is now 70 and has performed on every PRIEST record since the band’s 1974 debut set, “Rocka … Continue reading

Review: St. Paul and the Broken Bones Get a Little More Modern on ‘Young Sick Camellia’

The band acknowledges that R&B didn’t end in the Eighties but doesn’t quite push its sound forward enough. Review: St. Paul and the Broken Bones Get a Little More Modern on ‘Young Sick Camellia’ Review: St. Paul and the Broken Bones Get a Little More Modern on ‘Young Sick Camellia’ rollingstone Continue reading

SLASH Admits Some Of GUNS N' ROSES' Classic Songs Were 'Sort Of Sexist'

In a brand new interview with Yahoo! Music, GUNS N’ ROSES guitarist Slash was asked if he thinks the band’s catalog has aged well in the wake of the #MeToo Movement. “I’ve never thought of that,” Slash responded. “It’s never crossed my mind. I mean, I think when the #MeToo thing really blew up, the thought crossed my mind of a bunch of musicians, not particular ones, but just musicians [who might be implicated]. But for the most part, as far as all the ones I know, it wasn’t like that. We didn’t have that particular [predatory] relationship with girls. … Continue reading