Monthly Archives: September 2013

REVIEW: Total Abuse, Austin TX

Contributed by Jake Holmes   For this week’s installment of my column, I decided to write about something different than the death/thrash/black/doom metal that dominates about 95% of my show-going experiences.  This is for two reasons — one namely because … Continue reading

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A Brief Review of Death In June in Chicago 9/16/13

Contributed by Malaking Gulo Now I didn’t realize how big the fanbase is for Di6 until I came to the venue and actually had to wait outside for 30 minutes. But then again, this is in Chicago. Due to the … Continue reading

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9/14/13: Death In June, Awen, Gabhar and Dj Deathchurch – Austin, TX

By guest contributor The FurnaceDoor Downtown Austin is starting to look more and more like some sort of playground of the rich. With gleaming spires jutting up from formerly vacant lots of the old long gone downtown warehouse district, like … Continue reading

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ALBUM REVIEW: Joel Grind’s Yellowgoat Sessions

Contributed by Tristan Spears of Motorbreath Entertainment Earlier this year, the Yellowgoat sessions were unleashed upon us all.  You can preview and purchase it from Hell’s Headbangers or get it on cassette here, The intro track, Ascension, brings on images of … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Shawn Whitaker, Iniquitous Savagery, Psychiatric Regurgitation, Flesh Horder, VBT at Metal and Lace Austin, TX 9/12/13

Contributed by Jake Holmes     After venturing to Metal and Lace (also known as Headhunters) two weeks beforehand to see a thunderous doom and sludge metal showcase, it was time to return for a TXDM grinding on Thursday, September … Continue reading

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Review: Pistol Whipping a Blind Kid’s EP “PWABK”

Contributed by Malaking Gulo Hails! Malaking Gulo is here once again with another review. I’m happy to be speaking my mind on Pistol Whipping a Blind Kid from Hell Paso, TX and their EP “PWABK”. I was surprised listening to … Continue reading

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My Iron Maiden/Megadeth Experience – Austin, TX 9/10/13

Contributed by Tristan Spears of Motorbreath Entertainment It was my first going to the Austin 360 amphitheater, and I was excited! After traveling 25 miles and going through a few rain storms I reached the venue, and not a cloud … Continue reading

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Review: Hod/The Blood Royale/Widower @Beerland, Austin TX 8/30/13

  If you’re into underground metal and happen to live in Austin, there is a very good chance that you have been to a show at Beerland on Red River.  The venue is a popular center for many local and … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Destroyer of Light, Bearded Ox, Beneath Oblivion, Slurr, Curse the Heavens, S.L.U.G. @ Metal and Lace, Austin TX 8/23/13

Contributed by Jake Holmes This review is dedicated to the memory of Joey LaCaze, drummer of Eyehategod, who passed away on the day that this show took place.  As such, this review is best read with Eyehategod albums playing at … Continue reading

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