Chelsea Grin – Eternal Nightmare

If I had to take a stab at it, I’d say that Chelsea Grin falls somewhere between Emmure and Thy Art Is Murder on the Deathcore Richter scale. Lots of breakdowns triggered kick drums, and chugging guitar bits to please the ear gauged masses, with the occasional flash of serious technicality, are in order on new LP Eternal Nightmare (Rise). That shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone who’s familiar with these Salt Laker’s past output, but the shame is that Eternal Nightmare could’ve been more. Continue reading

Thrash Metal Legend Sean Killian of Vio-lence Diagnosed With Stage 4 Liver Disease

Sean Killian who as the vocalist and frontman for seminal second wave of American thrash metal band Vio-Lence has revealed that he is suffering from end stage liver disease (cirrhosis of the liver) and is on the list for a partial liver transplant to save his life. Continue reading