ALBUM REVIEW: Fu Manchu – The Return of Tomorrow

Fu Manchu formed in 1985 as Hardcore-Punk outfit Virulence whose sole release  1988’s If This Isn’t A Dream… has been reissued by Southern Lord. After this came a name and musical style change reminiscent of Corrosion of Conformity who undertook a similar evolution themselves. Continue reading

Born Again – An Interview With Korn

Korn1It has been a year of mixed blessings for Korn. The absence of guitarist Brian “Head” Welch led to the band refining their songwriting approach with the high point being controversial Dub Step injected Path Of Totality. Now Welch has returned to the fold, Ghost Cult’s Ross Baker caught up with bassist Reginald “Fieldy” Arvizu to discuss Head’s return, religion and new album The Paradigm Shift.Continue reading