Review: Sidious – Revealed in Profane Splendour

sidiousSidious is another one of Kaotoxin’s pride and joys, which is easy to see why since this band has a killer blackened death metal sound that is far beyond many other acts. The band is a combination of artists that are actually from other Kaotoxin acts: Colosus and Eye of Solitude. Vocal duties lie on a new man now but the result is a step up from last years EP called “Ascension to the Throne ov Self”. Somehow, the group is more aggressive and still righteous in every aspect of their sound. Sidious is one of those bands you need on your radar if you are looking for the next best heavy act.

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Lord Dying & Castle Tour Announced

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Heavy metal occultists CASTLE will continue to take audiences “Under Siege” on an upcoming series of performances throughout the U.S. with Relapse-signed metallists Lord Dying! Dubbed “The Peaceless Savage Tour,” the three-week trek will kick off Nov. 8 in Spokane, Wash. and proceed to make its way throughout the western U.S. Dates can be found in the above flyer or listed below.

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Despised Icon Announce Reunion shows

despised iconReactivated Montreal, Canadian death metal pioneers, Despised Icon, have now announced some North American shows this Winter. The band recently performed a run of dates in Europe, four years after announcing that the group would be disbanding. While no album or full tour is planned, the members of the group are just happy to be back on stage performing together.  Vocalist, Alex Erian comments: Continue reading