Ghost Cult’s Album of the Year 2019 – Part 1 (75-41)

Carcass with Surgical Steel (Nuclear Blast) in 2013, Behemoth and The Satanist (Metal Blade) in 2014, Ghost in 2015 and 2018 with Meliora and Prequelle (both Loma Vista), Magma (Roadrunner) by Gojira in 2016, and 2017’s Emperor of Sand (Mastodon – Reprise) is our legacy. Those incredible, scene-enhancing, ear-destroying releases are the standard-bearers by which Ghost Cult‘s albums of the year are to be judged. These are the albums of our times; and following another sensation year of great alternative, rock, and metal, the pantheon cries out for more, for another slab of wax, another Album of the Year to join them… the very best of 2019.

With a fully democratic poll of the views and votes of the length and breadth of Team Ghost Cult (including our photographers, reviewers, newshounds, podcast and YouTube contributors) taken, with no editorial steer or amendment, we present to you Part 1 (75-41) of the Official Ghost Cult Albums of the Year for 2019, for your vulgar delectation… Continue reading

FESTIVAL REVIEW: RPM Festival 2019

A three-day music festival in the woods with rock, punk, metal, copious amount of drinking, and an undying sense of community… throw that all in a blender with some camping and yard games and you get RPM Fest. The “Heaviest Party of the Summer” and the unofficial end to the summer in the New England metal scene. This was my 2nd year at RPM Fest so I knew what to expect, but at the same time, I didn’t know what to expect. As it is never a repeat of the year prior at this loud and dirty circus. Continue reading

Moon Tooth Shares New Video – “Musketeers”

Moon Tooth released their stellar new album CRUX back in March and it is definitely an album of the year contender type release! Impressive, considering they are still a bit of an underground band despite just touring with Animals As Leaders. The band just shared the video for their new single ‘Musketeers’, which has a theme of inclusion and unity for all in the scene. Check it out now! You can buy and stream their album and merch below as well.  Continue reading

Moon Tooth Offers Update On New Album, Expected Later In 2018

Long Island New York progressive metallers Moon Tooth issued a New Year’s Day update via social media, announcing they are in writing mode and hitting the studio soon to work on a new album. The band will record the follow-up to their acclaimed 2016 album Chomparagon. More details to follow soon. Continue reading

GUEST POST: Doc Coyle’s Top 10 Albums Of 2016

Ghost Cult once again brings you another of our guest “End Of Year” list, memories, and other shenanigans from our favorite bands, partners, music industry peers, and other folks we respect across the world. Today we have our pal Doc Coyle’s Top Ten Albums Of 2016 list. The metal personality, blogger and ex-God Forbid guitarist has had a banner year; touring with drummer and YouTube sensation Meytal Cohen, dropping an EP with his new rock band Vagus Nerve, and starting a killer podcast The Ex Man. Hailz!  Continue reading

Moon Tooth To Stream Live Performance On Audiotree TV Today

 

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New York bred progressive metallers Moon Tooth will perform live this morning on AudioTree.tv. You can stream the performance, at 11am CDT/12 PM at the link below: Continue reading