TUSKA DAY 1 – THE RETURN

TUSKA DAY 1 – THE RETURN

Yes, there were gnomes with bleeding orifices in the press area. No, I don’t know why. As some of you know, Tuska 2013 was my fourth Tuska. However, it was my first with any sort of press access. While I’m not exactly new to the world of...

HAIL OF THE WEEK – IKILLYA

IKILLYA are: Gary Pickard (drums), Dave Kerr (guitar), Jason Lekberg (vocals), Mansa Gory (bass). Have you ever liked a band so much that you just kind of ASSUMED they were rich and famous beyond their wildest dreams? The logic goes something like,...
My Metal New Year's Resolutions

My Metal New Year's Resolutions

Ringing in the New Year in my awesome Hypoxia shirt at Duff’s Brooklyn. You’ve heard it all before — “I resolve to lose those last 10 pounds,” “I resolve to eat right,” “I resolve to be kind to my fellow man,” and...