RPM Fest Announces Inter Arma, Psychostick, Mobile Deathcamp, and The Absence to Complete Their Lineup

RPM Fest, the western Massachusetts-based, fiercely independent, all-ages (those under 18 must be with a parent or guardian) weekend of DIY metal music and camping has completed their final 2019 lineup with a series of reveals across social media. Inter Arma, Psychostick, Mobile Deathcamp, and The Absence have joined the bill that already includes Tombs, Acid Witch, Child Bite, INCITE, Against the Grain, S.N.A.F.U., Dead Empires, BARISHI, Heavy Temple, Cortez, Solium Fatalis, Hey Zeus, Epicenter, Ice Giant, Age of Embers, CAZADOR, VRSA, Goblet, Hepatagua, Jeopardy, Bellower, Lobotomobile, Das Muerte, The Beast of Nod, The Damaged, Worshipper, Sonic Pulse, Virus of Ideals, The Humanoids and many more bands. Early bird tickets are now gone but other options are avaialble for weekend passes. Continue reading

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Shadow Woods Metal Fest IV

Today is the day! America’s best underground brutal, blackened underground music festival, Shadow Woods Metal Fest begins today. Although a few bands have been last minute cancellations due to Hurrican Florence and Ghost Bath canceled their entire tour due to van troubles, the festival is 100%taking place with only rain expected at Camp Hidden Valley, in Whitehall Maryland. The lineup includes  Abigail Williams, Xasthur, Aether Realm, Rozamov, Heavy Temple, A Sound of Thunder, Barishi, Destroyer of Light, Husbandry, God Root, Hepatagua, Cloak, Wolvhammer, Imperial Triumphant, Black Mass,  and many more. Tickets are still available at the gate for you late deciders.  Continue reading

RPM Fest Announces Full Lineup With Tombs, Child Bite, INCITE, Acid Witch And More

Child Bite, by OJC Pics/Omar Cordy

RPM Fest, New England’s biggest heavy music and camping festival, featuring 50 bands on three stages has announced their full lineup for this summers’ event. The fest is headed up by Tombs, Acid Witch, Child Bite, INCITE, Against the Grain, S.N.A.F.U., Dead Empires, BARISHI, Heavy Temple, Cortez, Solium Fatalis, Hey Zeus, Epicenter, Ice Giant, Age of Embers, CAZADOR, VRSA, Goblet, Hepatagua, Jeopardy, Bellower, Lobotomobile, Das Muerte, The Beast of Nod, The Damaged, Worshipper, Sonic Pulse, Virus of Ideals, The Humanoids and many more bands seen below. Continue reading

UADA, Tombs, Xasthur, Heavy Temple And More Booked For Shadow Woods Metal Fest IV

 

Shadow Woods Metal Fest has announced the full lineup for the 2018 edition, their fourth year in a row. Returning for the fourth year in a row. Taking place from September 20th to 22nd, at Harper’s Ferry Adventure Center in Purcell, VA against the backdrop against the epic Blue Ridge Mountains, Shadow Woods IV features UADA, Tombs, Xasthur, Heavy Temple, All Hell, Bound By The Grave, Barishi, Destroyer Of Light, God Root, Husbandry, Imperial Triumphant, Rozamov, Wayfaerer, and many more listed below. Tickets are on sale now. Continue reading

Tombs, Royal Thunder, Barishi, Cortez And More Booked For RPM Fest 2018

Long-running US outdoor metal event RPM Fest has made its first announcement for their 2018 edition. Created by and sponsored by Promotorhead Entertainment and PDP Productions, the first bands announced are Tombs, Royal Thunder, Barishi, Cortez, Goblet, Hepatagua, Cazador, Solium Fatalis, Age of Embers, Epicenter, VRSA , Ice Giant and many more to be announced! Continue reading

Barishi Supporting Felix Martin On North American Tour

Photo Credit: Morgan L. Laurie-Day.

Photo Credit: Morgan L. Laurie-Day.

Dynamic Metallers Barishi are supporting Prosthetic Records recording artist Felix Martin on the 14-string guitar prodigy’s North American Tour. Check out the official video for album track “Smoke from the Earth” here.

Feb 18: Lost Lake – Denver, CO
Feb 19: Minibar – Kansas City, MO
Feb 20: Fubar – St Louis, MO
Feb 23: Reggie’s – Chicago, IL
Feb 24: Now That’s Class – Cleveland, OH
Feb 25: 31st St Pub – Pittsburgh, PA
Feb 26: Butapub – Rochester, NY
Feb 27: Hard Luck – Toronto, ON
Feb 28: Just be Cause – Ithaca, NY
Mar 01: Monkey House – Winooski, VT
Mar 02: O’Briens – Boston, MA
Mar 03: The Depot – York, PA (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 04: Metro Gallery – Baltimore, MD (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 05: Saint Vitus – New York, NY (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 06: Kung Fu Necktie – Philadelphia, PA (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 07: Strange Matter – Richmond, VA (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 08: Tremont Music Hall – Charlotte, NC (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 10: The Earl – Atlanta, GA (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 11: New Brookland Tavern – Columbia, SC (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 14: The Haven – Orlando, FL (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 16: Siberia – New Orleans, LA (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 17: SXSW – Austin, TX
Mar 18: SXSW – Austin, TX
Mar 19: SXSW – Austin, TX
Mar 20: White Water Tavern – Little Rock, AR (With Stinking Lizaveta + Dyse)
Mar 21: Acropolis – Norman, OK

felix martin barishi

Barishi recently released the Endless Howl EP, the follow-up to 2013’s acclaimed self-titled full-length. The band’s new effort is a brilliant mix of progressive metal dynamics and inventive hardcore harshness that is at once creative, melodic, and captivating. The Endless Howl EP is streaming in its entirety here.

In the Hour of the Wolf
Smoke from the Earth
Endless Howl
Snakeboat

Endless Howl was recorded and mixed by Brian Westbrook at PDP Recording.