Posts Tagged ‘Metal’

Photos: Epica @ Baltimore Soundstage

Dutch melodic metal band Epica kicked off its most recent U.S. tour last night at Baltimore Soundstage.

Photos: Nightwish @ the Fillmore Silver Spring

The famed Finnish six-piece ended its tour at Fillmore Silver Spring last night.

Photos of Inter Arma at DC9

Masses of curly hair thrash about this Richmond metal band

Photos of Behemoth and Cannibal Corpse at the Fillmore Silver Spring

Early pioneers of Polish black metal and U.S. death metal get theatrical

The Sleigher: Christopher Lee, “Darkest Carols, Faithful Sing”

The 92-year-old British actor wishes you a heavy, dark Christmas.

Photos of Arch Enemy at Baltimore Soundstage

Melodic Swedish death metal gets a new frontwoman.

Photos: Within Temptation at Ram’s Head Live

This Dutch metal band has made a cover of Lana Del Rey's "Summertime Sadness" and an Xzibit collab staples of its live repertoire.

Photos: The Dillinger Escape Plan @ Baltimore Soundstage

I've never quite been able to grasp the Dillinger Escape Plan live. How the band manages to play some of the most complex, intricately composed music while hanging from rafters, crowdsurfing, or just generally freaking out like almost no other band in existence will always be a mystery to me. It's been a few years [...]

Borracho Releases Single, Plans Tour of Very Metal Countries

The new song by Borracho, "Know My Name," takes the point of view of a killer, which is fine, because the D.C. metal band is heading to some Viking-ass/Goth-ass nations pretty soon, including Denmark and Germany. The tune itself has a strong whiff of Southern 'tude and also some circa-'91 Sub Pop stank. "Know My [...]

Photos: Amon Amarth @ Fillmore Silver Spring

Fans of Swedish death metal stalwarts Amon Amarth would probably describe the band as "consistent" and "reliable"; detractors might say "predictable" instead. You know what you're going to get from an Amon Amarth album or live show: solid, ridiculously catchy, accessible death metal. In that respect the band's show last Friday came with no surprises—but [...]

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