ALBUM REVIEW: Blame Kandinsky – Eclectic Ruiner

Hailing from Athens, Blame Kandinsky style themselves as the Greek lovechild of Botch and The Dillinger Escape Plan, and dropped their debut album Spotting Elegance back in 2017, before hitting some high-profile tours around Europe including a support slot with Cavalera Conspiracy.

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Suicidal Tendencies Releases Video For “All Kinda Crazy”

As promised, Suicidal Tendencies rang in 2019 with a brand new video for their song ‘All Kind Crazy’. The track comes from their 2018 album STill Cyco Punk After All These Years (Suicidal Records). The live performance clip was shot on tour last fall and features the punk rock, pulse-pounding feeling of what it’s like to throw down at an ST show. The video was recorded while on tour last fall, which included special performances of their self-titled debut album which turned 35 in 2018. In addition to leader/frontman Mike Muir, Suicidal Tendencies current lineup features guitarist Dean Pleasants, bassist Ra Diaz, drummer Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer, Dead Cross) and included special guest live guitarist Ben Weinman (ex Dillinger Escape Plan). Continue reading

One Year Ago The Dillinger Escape Plan Played Their Final Show

It has been a year since the final notes of The Dillinger Escape Plan’s final live performance of their twenty-year career rang out at a sweaty, bloodstained, tears and beers soaked Terminal Five in New York City. While bands reunite all the time and no one should ever say “never”, this one retirement is pretty final. Ghost Cult staff was in attendance all three nights for the final dates of their illustrious career, it still felt so surreal at the time. As Ghost Cult scribe Hans Lopez penned so eloquently in his review of 2016’s Dissociation (Party Smasher Inc.) Dillinger was one of the most polarizing, but also most important bands of all time. Those final shows were performances for the ages. Thoughtfully planned, immaculately performed, with the highest levels of musicianship, a total disregard for the human condition, and most of all fun. Dillinger proved in the final throws of ecstasy and art that music can be dangerous, fun, and emotional all at once, without selling out or sacrificing anything. Our worlds are still rocked a year later., and no, it’s still not okay that they are gone. Thanks for the bruises on our bodies and scars in our minds, Dillinger Escape Plan.Continue reading

Slipknot’s Jay Weinberg To Host Charity Concert For Best Buddies Foundation


Slipknot drummer Jay Weinberg will host a one-night-only all-star concert for charity on October 16 at Basement East in Nashville, TN. The concert will be all covers and feature a multitude of stars from the Rock and Metal world, including Troy Sanders of Mastodon, Ben Weinman of The Dillinger Escape Plan/Suicidal Tendencies, Jack Gibson of Exodus, Steven Brodsky of Mutoid Man and Cave In, Jay’s father Max Weinberg of Bruce Springsteen and many more! 100% of the proceeds from the event will benefit “Buddies on the Beat,” Weinberg’s charity through Best Buddies Tennessee – a nonprofit that creates one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.Continue reading

Suicidal Tendencies Live At The Masquerade

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Live At The Masquerade, Atlanta, GA

by Shawn Evans of Sonic Visions Photography

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Giraffe Tongue Orchestra Performs In The U.S. For The First Time Ever

Giraffe Tongue Orchestra finally made their live debut in the States on Friday night at the Loudwire/Clrvynt showcase at SXSW. Continue reading

Go Fund Me Launched For The Dillinger Escape Plan Following Bus Crash

In the wake of the bus crash that injured The Dillinger Escape Plan and totaled all of their gear in Poland this past weekend, a campaign has been launched. Here are the details how you can help:Continue reading

Giraffe Tongue Orchestra Cancels U.S. Tour


Giraffe Tongue Orchestra has some bad news about their upcoming tour. Due to Brent Hinds breaking his leg in a motorcycle incident, they’ve decided to cancel their U.S. run. Continue reading

The Dillinger Escape Plan Brought Bedlam To Webster Hall

dillinger-escape-plan-webster-hall Photo by Jonathan Arevalo

The Dillinger Escape Plan‘s live show is synonymous with chaos, and that’s exactly what they brought to New York City last night. Continue reading