Death To All has booked The Scream Of Perseverance Tour, a Tribute To Death with special guests Cryptopsy. Death To All is a unique opportunity for a new generation of metalheads to experience the genius of Death and Chuck Schuldiner first-hand. Gene Hoglan says, “Death To All is really excited to be hitting the road on the ‘The Scream of Perseverance Tour’ with special guests Cryptopsy. The North American tour will bring three different, special and exciting shows encapsulating the two equally important eras of Death.” The Scream of Perseverance Tour features unique two-night stints in multiple cities, where the first night will be an old-school, brutal night featuring, in its entirety, the album which started the Death legacy, ‘Scream Bloody Gore’, as well as classic tunes from ‘Leprosy’ and ‘Spiritual Healing.’Continue reading
We end the year on a chaser episode. Who are the Big Four of Death Metal? If Death Metal had a Mount Rushmore, what bands would be on it? Nik and Keefy rank the best Death Metal bands of all time, checking down from a list of about 30 bands!
Next week marks the 20th anniversary of the passing of iconic Death vocalist and guitarist Chuck Schuldiner on December 13th, 2001. This weekend his friends, peers and disciples will assemble at The Brass Mug in Tampa, Florida to perform a tribute concert to the man and legend of Death Metal. The concert will feature an all-star cast of musicians, including six former members of Death. The show is expected to sell out, if it is not already, but now it will be lived streamed, which you can purchase at the link below.
Relapse Records has spent most of the last year continuing to pay tribute to the legacy of Death, their classic albums, and many new live recordings. Now you can get their iconic Spiritual Healing album on limited vinyl with a set of bobbleheads of the preacher, zealot, and the parishioner from the much loved and meme’d cover artwork. These will likely sell out as they are limited to 500. You can order them at the link below.
Bloodstock Fest has started announcing some of the acts taking part on the 2015 edition. British stoner act Orange Goblin, Norwegian black metallers 1349 and LA veteran metal outfit Armored Saint were recently announced to take part. They will be joining headliner Rob Zombie, Within Temptation, Opeth, Death TA, Nuclear Assault, Cannibal Corpse, Ihsahn, Sepultura and Dark Angel.
Once again, Ghost Cult will be there to bring you the action if you can’t go yourself. Check out our coverage of this past year’s BOA: