Inquisition no longer playing Maryland Deathfest (and other lineup updates)
Maryland Deathfest 2018 updates (Godflesh replaced My Dying Bride)
My Dying Bride had to cancel all tour dates, but they were replaced on MDF by Godflesh, for whom this is an ”exclusive US appearance.”
MDF 2018 additions & schedule (Satyricon, Incantation, Inquisition, more)
Another round of bands have been announced for Maryland Deathfest, and the festival is saying this is the final list of additions.
All Pigs Must Die announce new album and Brooklyn & Boston shows
Hardcore supergroup All Pigs Must Die -- whose lineup includes Converge drummer Ben Koller, Hope Conspiracy vocalist Kevin Baker, Adam Wentworth and Matt Woods of Bloodhorse, and Brian Izzi of Trap Them -- have announced that the followup to 2013's Nothing Violates This Nature will be out this fall on Southern Lord...
Drew McDowall, Rectal Hygienics, Pharmakon, Humanbeast & more playing Summer Scum 5 (lineup)
The lineup for the annual Summer Scum fest at Trans Pecos has been announced. In what is being billed as the final Summer Scum, 52 acts will play 15-minute or less sets over the course of two days...
Come to Grief touring, playing NYC with Ilsa, Belus, more
Boston sludge legends Grief were supposed to reunite again for the Haunted Hotel Records 13th anniversary show in 2015, but they ended up dropping off. Now they once again announced dates for this spring.
Village Halloween Parade still cancelled, but the Lower East Side & Webster Hall reschedule celebrations
Despite the mayor's perhaps optimistic statement about rescheduling the big NYC Halloween Parade that was cancelled due to Sandy, there has been no update since November 3rd when the Village Parade organizers posted the following:The Mayor's Office has told us that the event is cancelled and they cannot give us a reschedule date any time in the foreseeable future...
new Masakari songs, a split & tour w/ Alpinist, Power of the Riff dates, All Pigs Must Die & Converge too
Masakari at Union Pool (more by BBG) Masakari's fiery live show has a new clip of ammunition. The Cleveland band have teamed with Germany's Alpinist to release a new split LP due via Halo of Flies and in the EU via Alerta Antifascista...