Happy belated MLK day, everyone. If you’re coming off a three-day weekend, welcome back to earth. If not, hopefully there’s something here to help. Before we begin, however, let’s just take a second to remember that metal, and it’s diverse, globe-spanning constituency—despite what a bigoted minority of artists and fans might spew—probably wouldn’t exist without […]
With a barrage of killer new releases, more Brent Hinds weirdness, and a huge show announcement from This One Goes To Eleven, this week is by far 2015’s biggest yet. So sit down, strap in, and get ready for some whiplash, it’s going to be a good one.
When, in two months time, we collectively stop and turn our gaze back at the year that was in Brooklyn music, we will find no bigger winners than our thriving metal scene and Bushwick’s newest, coolest 285 Kent surrogate, Palisades. In a year backlit by obituary after obituary, these institutions have turned the ruins into […]