ALBUM REVIEW: Let Us Prey – Virtues Of The Vicious

Following up 2016’s independently released EP, The Saint of Killers, Massachusetts act Let Us Prey return with their first full-length album, Virtues of the Venomous (M-Theory Audio). With vocalist Marc Lopes better known for being frontman for Ross the Boss, time for his other projects has proved elusive, but now the wait is over.

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Let Us Prey shares New Video For “The Saint of Killers” ft. Oli Herbert (RIP)

Let Us Prey has shared a new music video and single for “The Saint of Killers” from their upcoming album, Virtues of the Vicious, due out July 24th on M-Theory Audio. Led by Marc Lopes, best known as the frontman of Manowar/The Dictators co-founder Ross Friedman’s group Ross The Boss the track “The Saint of Killers” featuring a guest solo from Oli Herbert (RIP). Watch the clip now!  Continue reading

All That Remains Names Jason Richardson As Their Permanent New Lead Guitarist

Ending speculation by fans and misinformation in the press, All That Remains have formally announced Jason Richardson (ex-Born of Osiris, ex-Chelsea Grin) as their new full-time guitarist. The band released a statement via social media after a recent interview and press coverage misquoted the band as saying they were not ready to name a replacement. Richardson had filled in for the band as a temp performer on their most recent tour of Europe with Sevendust. Richardson steps in for Oli Herbert who died on October 17th of 2018. The band released their new album just a few weeks later, Victim of a New Disease via the Razor & Tie label. We wish Jason the best of luck! Continue reading

Oli Herbert’s Cause of Death Revealed

In a post to the Official Oli Herbert Page on Facebook, the cause of death for the late All That Remains guitarist Oli Herbert has been revealed. Herbert passed away from drowning. He also had anti-depressants in his system that he was not prescribed for or under treatment for. As a result of this news, the family has decided to cancel the public memorial that was to be held at the Worcester Palladium, tomorrow, November 11th. Herbert’s family is also asking for help and leads here. Continue reading

All That Remains – Victim Of The New Disease

It has been a tough time for All That Remains. Less than a month prior to their ninth studio release, Victim Of The New Disease (Razor & Tie) founding member and guitarist, Oli Herbert passed away. Herbert was a key member that created the ATR signature sound. His technical Melodic Metalcore solos have always been memorable and for one last record, he doesn’t disappoint. Continue reading

The Public Memorial For Oli Herbert Of All That Remains Will Be This Weekend

After a private funeral service was held for Oli Herbert, the public memorial for the late All That Remains guitarist will be held on Sunday, November 11 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Worcester Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts. The Palladium is practically the bands’ hometown venue and they played there many times. The memorial service will be open to the public with entrance on a “first-come, first served” basis for up to 350 people. An optional donation of $10 per person is suggested for admission to benefit the 14th Hour Foundation, a charity that was very important to Oli. Kris Paronto, founder of 14th Hour Foundation, appeared in the new ATR music video for the track ‘Madness’. Each person who donates $10 will receive a raffle ticket for door prizes to be raffled during the service. The memorial service will include a special video presentation to include photos, music videos and artist tributes. Fans are invited to contribute photos taken of Oli at shows and/or with themselves and Oli. Submissions should be sent no later than noon on Thursday, November 8 to Suzanne Penley via e-mail to: suzanne@suzannepenley.com. The memorial service will be a live-streamed on the official Oli Herbert Facebook page beginning at 2:15 p.m. For those who cannot attend in person. Herbert passed away on October 16th near his home in Connecticut. He was 44. Continue reading

Memorial Plans Set For Oli Herbert Of All That Remains, Tribute Website Created

The music world is still in shock over the sudden and tragic loss of All That Remains co-founding guitarist Oli Herbert last week at age 44. Through Oli’s publicist Suzanne Penley, the family of Oli has released a statement about services for him. A fan page has also been created for fans to share their memories, at the link below. Continue reading

All That Remains Guitarist Oli Herbert Dies At Age 44

Sad news to report as All That Remains guitarist and legendary New England shredder Oli Herbert has died. He was 44 years old. No cause of death or further information is available at this time. The band announced his passing on their Facebook page. We send our sympathy out to the band, and Oli’s family, friends, and fans at this time. Continue reading

Angel Vivaldi Unveils “Dopamine” Video Featuring Oli Herbert

Angel Vivaldi has been one of my favorite guitar players on the planet ever since I first heard A Mercurian Summer back in 2011. Since then, he has dedicated to his life to his music, and you can tell that through the progression of his past few releases. His new record, titled Synapse, will be hitting stores on October 6th, and he’s just unveiled the highly anticipated video for ‘Dopamine’ online. Continue reading