ALBUM REVIEW: Accuser – Accuser

If you were on the lookout for quality thrash metal in the 1980s, your next stop after the USA would most likely have been Germany. With Kreator, Destruction, and Sodom leading the way, the so-called “Teutonic Trio” eventually expanded to include legendary beer bastards Tankard, but the country also produced a host of other quality acts. Bands like Deathrow, Paradox, Assassin, Vendetta, and Living Death all flew the flag with pride along with many other deserving names, one of those being underrated Siegen based act Accu§er. Continue reading

Twitching Tongues Streams Celtic Frost Cover – “Necromantical Screams”

Twitching Tongues has shared a brand new single, a cover of Celtic Frost’s classic ‘Necromantical Screams’, from their album To Mega Therion. The song is streaming on Bandcamp and released from the bands’ archives “for those under quarantine”. Please support this awesome band with your wallet or purse and jam this cover now! Continue reading

Watch Korn Cover Metallica’s “One” on Tour in New Jersey

Korn, by Meg Loyal Photography

Korn is currently on a co-headlining tour of the US with Alice In Chains. Watch fan-filmed video of the band tacking on their cover of Metallica’s ‘One’ to the end of their own classic song ‘Shoots and Ladders’ at BB&T Amphitheater in Camden, New Jersey. Continue reading

Watch Papa Roach Cover “Firestarter” by The Prodigy at Sonic Temple Festival

Papa Roach performed at Sonic Temple Festival last night, as the replacement for The Prodigy. The band canceled their US tour after the death of frontman Keith Flint. Papa Roach frontman Jacoby Shaddix sent the song ‘Firestarter’ out to Flint’s memory. Watch it now! Continue reading

Toothgrinder Shares A Cover Of Fleetwood Mac’s The Chain

Rising post-hardcore band Toothgrinder has shared their incredible cover of classic rock staple ‘The Chain’ by Fleetwood Mac. They had teased an announcement on their social channels yesterday. The cover showcases the bands’ wonderful vocal chops needed to pull off the track, but also it’s plenty heavy. Stream it right below and be amazed! The band is currently on tour supporting their 2017 release Phantom Armor (Spinefarm) with All That Remains, Gears and Escape The Paradigm, as well as two co-headlining shows with Skyharbor, so make sure to show up early and support! Continue reading

Watch Exit Eden Cover Total Eclipse Of The Heart

Exit Eden – the symphonic and power metal supergroup of singers featuring Amanda Somerville, Clémentine Delauney, Marina La Torraca and Anna Brunner have released a video for their cover of Bonnie Tyler’s 1980s classic hit ‘Total Eclipse Of The Heart’. You can watch it below: Continue reading