SINthetik Messiah – Black Sheep

My mother always told me to not judge a book by its cover. I have always tried to heed the words of my wise Madre’, but sometimes in doing music reviews I consign to oblivion that idiom. Case in point, when my editor sent me the new single by SINthetik Messiah, Black Sheep, I was tad incredulous. My feelings stemmed from seeing the heading on the Soundcloud link, #cajun industrial bass. I had never, in all my Skullgurl years, have encountered a musical group described as this. I started reading the bands press release, and SINthetic Messiah is described as Cajun electronic/industrial bass there also. Well, slap my fanny and call me fancy, I had just been given the gift of a brand new musical experience. Continue reading

Dee Snider Appears In The Final Sharknado Movie On SyFy

Dee Snider, no stranger to film roles appeared in last night’s final movie in the Sharknado franchise, The Last Sharknado, It’s About Time on the SyFy channel. Snider has appeared in dozens of films and TV shows in addition to his music career, with notable roles including Pee Wee’s Big Adventure, Strangeland, Private Parts, The Celebrity Apprentice and more. Dee is currently on tour promoting his new Jamey Jasta (Hatebreed) produced solo album, For The Love Of Metal, out now via Napalm Records. Continue reading