CONCERT REVIEW: Municipal Waste – Toxic Holocaust – Enforcer – Skeletal Remains: Live at Club Academy

I think it’s fair to say that there is nothing unexciting about the prospect of seeing Municipal Waste and Toxic Holocaust perform under the roof of a sweaty club on a Friday night. Through their consistently solid releases and even better live reputation, these highly regarded acts in equal parts reignited interest in the possibilities of what modern thrash metal could truly offer. With Municipal Waste’s image and sound playing heavily into nostalgia for 80’s crossover acts such as D.R.I. and Suicidal Tendencies, Ryan Waste and the boys reminded us, for better or for worse, just how blistering the genre could be during an era where metalcore dominated the loud rock mainstream when they dropped The Art of Partying back in 2007. Continue reading


Municipal Waste Books East Coast Tour With Gangreen, Dropdead, And Savage Master


Thrashmasters Municipal Waste have announced a brief east coast tour with Gangreen, Dropdead, and Savage Master. The band is still touring behind last summer’s Slime And Punishment album, released last June via Nuclear Blast. The band is also participating in the anniversary party for Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company in Croydon, Pennsylvania on June 9th, before heading over to Europe for summer metal festivals. Continue reading

Municipal Waste Premiere “Breathe Grease” Video

Municipal Waste released their latest album, Slime And Punishment, to the world last month, and today they’ve premiered the new ‘Breathe Grease’ video online. Continue reading

Municipal Waste Launch New Song – “Slime And Punishment”

Municipal Waste recently confirmed that they will be releasing their new studio album, Slime And Punishment, on June 23rd via Nuclear Blast Records. Here’s what Ryan Waste had to say: “We’ve been getting punished for the last five years by people asking for a new album. Now we’re here to return the favor with an aural onslaught of speed metal punk. Enjoy a taste of slime courtesy of the Waste.

The thrashers already shared the killer ‘Amateur Sketch’ single online, and now you can blast the title track into your ear holes below! Continue reading

Municipal Waste Shares Their New Amateur Sketch Single, And Slime And Punishment Details

The five year wait is over! Municipal Waste announced today that they will be releasing their new studio album, Slime And Punishment, on June 23rd via Nuclear Blast Records. Continue reading