Roadburn Festival Kicks Off Today, John Baizley Of Baroness Curates The Weekend


The Roadburn Festival, the world première event for all things heavy, diverse, avant-garde, and underground begins today in Tilburg, NL at various venues, under the watchful eye of founder Walter Hoeijmakers. John Dyer Baizley of Baroness curates this years’ fest and performs with his band as well. The fest is nearly a sellout with some limited tickets available for Sunday. Full details below. Continue reading

Inferno Metal Festival Loses Madder Mortem, Adds Sarkom And Slegest

Abbath, by Jonathan Arevalo Photography

Inferno Metal Festival, Europe’s longest running and most extreme black and death metal festival arrives again next April in Oslo. The fest has announced a change to their Dark Essence sponsored Stage with Madder Mortem dropping off and Sarkom and Slegest jumping on the bill.Continue reading

Roadburn Adds Whores, Integrity, Bongnzilla, Oathbreaker, Cobalt, Disfear, Trans AM And More

Whores, by Photography

Whores, by Jonathan Arevalo Photography

This year’s Roadburn Festival just gets better and better. The fest has now added twenty new bands such as Whores, Integrity, Cobalt, Bongnzilla, Disfear, Big Business, Trans AM and more. More details below: Continue reading

Black Metal Festival Shut Down Over Protests Of Anti-Fa Groups



In a story Ghost Cult has been following the last few days, this past weekend’s Messe des Morts festival was interrupted and ultimately shutdown over the inclusion controversial Polish band Graveland.Continue reading

Messe des Morts Begins Today, Anti-Fascist Protests Expected


The acclaimed underground kvlt festival Messe des Morts starts today in Montreal, Canada. However, the exclusive event that only expects about 250 attendees (including bands) will face protests from Anti-Fa related groups planned for the entire weekend. Continue reading

Roaburn Festival Pre-Sale Party – Live At 013 Club


Like every year, when the Roadburn tickets go on sale, there is a small gig at the 013 venue. Tickets go on sale a few hours early here, and with the exciting announcements made so far for Roadburn 2017, tickets will be going steadily. Playing tonight are Ortega and Gomer Pyle.Continue reading

Ulver Added To Roadburn 2017, Tickets On Sale Now


Roadburn Festival held their annual on-sale party last night, as they kicking off the 2017 festival with a party, bands Ortega and Gomer Pyle., and tickets going on sale at Tilburg’s 013 Club. The festival has also announced Ulver to play a special performance at Roadburn. Details below: Continue reading

Great Northern Distribution Partners With Inferno Festival 2017, Books Club Night


Inferno 2017 has announced a partnership with The Great Northern Distribution to present The Great Northern Distribution Stage at Pokalen on the Club Night, Wednesday 12th Of April. Continue reading

Messe des Morts Festival Books Mgla, Ulcerate, Aosoth, Zhrine, Phoboscom


The top black metal festival in Canada takes place soon at the 6th Annual Messe des Morts will take place from November 24th -26, at Piranha Bar (Genèse) and at Théâtre Plaza (Psaumes I and II) in Montréal. Continue reading

Inferno Festival 2017 Books Abbath, Red Harvest, Infernal War, Zhrine, Tickets On Sale Now


Long-running Oslo, NO based Inferno Metal Festival will return from April 12th -15th, 2017 falling once again on Easter weekend. For its 17th year, the fest has announced its first four bands:

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