ALBUM REVIEW: Missing Link – Watch Me Bleed

Sometimes the day presents challenges to us all and we just need to swing haymakers in a pit. For days worse than that, there’s Missing Link. One of the most “unga bunga” ignorant Hardcore bands I’ve ever seen play (American Hardcore Festival 2023). Getting the chance to review their full-length debut, Watch Me Bleed (Triple B Records), is an absolute privilege. Eleven tracks (twelve if you count the hidden track) of unadulterated violence and aggression are going to stampede into your ears and not apologize for the disturbance.Continue reading

EP REVIEW: DVRK – Infinite Reminiscence – Season Of Mist  

In case you didn’t get the memo, I would like to remind you that DVRK is “a powerhouse fusion of Deathcore, Nu Metal, and Bass music elements.” How do I know this? Well, the press release that was sent to me along with debut EP Infinite Reminiscence (Season of Mist) says so. That, and I listened to the EP and was successfully able to arrive at that conclusion. Continue reading

ALBUM REVIEW: Four Stroke Baron – Data Diamond

To try and place Four Stroke Baron neatly into a category of music is akin to trying to describe the Higgs field to a classroom full of ninth graders on the last day of school before summer break. Continue reading

Dizasterpiece Shares a New Single and Video “Nosferatu” – New Album Coming Soon

Best described as a hybrid of post-hardcore and alternative-fused metalcore, East Coast Rapcore group Dizasterpiece will release a new album entitled ZZONEBOUND [QRX4-Notion] on May 17th via  Shake The Earth Records and Innergy Records. The band has shared a new single and music video for followed by “Nosferatu”, which you can see below! This follows the recent single “ZZONEBOUND [QRX4-Notion]”Watch “Nosferatu” now! Continue reading

CONCERT REVIEW: Doyle – Otep – Red Devil Vortex – Silence Is Survival Live at Reverb

This next song is a love song. You can dance to it if you want to. Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein of Misfits is bringing his own misfit brand of Horror Punk on a tour with co-headliner OTEP and friends and recently they made a stop at Reverb in Reading, Pennsylvania.Continue reading

Summer Slaughter 2024 Books Veil Of Maya and Brand Of Sacrifice, with Gideon, Left To Suffer, Ten56, Tallah, Cabal, Brat, with More 

After a four year hiatus, the most extreme tour of the year, Summer Slaughter is back with a vengeance. The mammoth, 21-date run this year will be co-headlined by Veil Of Maya and Brand Of Sacrifice, who will be performing their first-ever full headline sets. Joining them will be Gideon, Left To Suffer, Ten56, Tallah, Cabal and Brat with one more to be announced. Tickets for this epic return will go on sale at 10am local on Friday, April 26th from https://www.thesummerslaughtertour.comContinue reading

INTERVIEW: Lawrence “Loz” Taylor of  While She Sleeps Unlocks the Meaning Behind “Self Hell”

Ghost Cult Keefy caught up once again with Lawrence “Loz” Taylor of  While She Sleeps! Their new album “Self Hell” is out this week on Spinefarm Records! We chatted about the meaning behind the record, writing for guest collaborators, the rise of the band, and what is the best band in Nu Metal? Continue reading

ALBUM REVIEW: Ghøstkid – Hollywood Suicide

After abruptly leaving Electric Callboy in 2020 after ten years, Sebastian “Sushi” Biesler wasted no time forming Ghøstkid, a project leaning far more into the darker side of nu metal. Continue reading

ALBUM REVIEW: Blind Channel – Exit Emotions

Taking over the charts in their home country, Finnish nu-metal outfit Blind Channel are on the road to spreading that stardom internationally with their fifth album Exit Emotions (Century Media Records). The album expands on their shameless blend of Metalcore, Rock, Hip-Hop, Electronic and Pop for a sound that is familiar, yet distinct and accessible to a wide range of audiences. Upbeat melodies are accompanied by bouncing and booming riffs, while breakdowns are emphasized with gleaming synth effects. Continue reading

INTERVIEW: Joel and Niko of Blind Channel Breakdown “Exit Emotions” Track-By-Track

Ghost Cult Keefy caught up with rising rockers Joel and Niko of Blind Channel! Their new album drops March 1st via Century Media and we caught up with the guys Helsinki hellraisers, about the new album, Nu-Metal, Thrash, and much more!Continue reading