Posts Tagged ‘Goatwhore’

Ted Lundström of Amon Amarth

After touring the world this past year in support of their new album, Jomsviking (Live Metal #8 Album of 2016), Amon Amarth will head back out on the road this spring for a USA tour with Goatwhore! Starting April 30th, the trek also features select appearances by Amon Amarth at some of the nation’s premier music festivals: “Welcome to Rockville”, “Carolina Rebellion”, “Dark Lord Day”, “Northern Invasion”, and “Rock on the Range”. (more…)

metal-allianceBehemoth is proud to announce that they will be returning to North America this Spring as part of the Metal Alliance Tour 2014! This will be the band’s first North American tour in support of their new album, The Satanist. Joining Behemoth on this tour will be Metal Blade label mates, Goatwhore, along with additional support from 1349, Inquisition, and Black Crown Initiate. The Metal Alliance tour will begin April 4th in Tempe, AZ and runs through May 3rd. Tour dates follow (more…)

Rob Halford

Rob Halford

Main Stage: Ozzy Osbourne, Motley Crue, Halford, DevilDriver, Nonpoint

Second Stage: Drowning Pool, Kingdom of Sorrow, Saviours, Goatwhore, Kataklysm, Skeletonwitch

(Click on band names for photo galleries.)

Review by Greg Maki

Oh, Ozzfest, how I missed you. Sure, others have stepped in the three years since you were last a touring festival. But they’re just not the same. As great as the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival is, it always feels like something is missing without the Prince of Darkness finishing off a hot, sweaty day of metal—even after he jettisoned longtime cohort Zakk Wylde in favor of Greek guitarist Gus G. of Firewind. (more…)

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Ozzfest 2010. Photos by Greg Maki. (more…)

goatwhore-carvingMy introduction to New Orleans’ Goatwhore came with their 2006 album, A Haunting Curse. The band’s name—and what a freakin’ great one it is—says it all. This is one pissed off, no frills, Satanic-to-the-end metal band—enough said. WhileA Haunting Curse was one wicked and sometimes unlistenable, nonstop slab of American black metal, Carving Out the Eyes of God sees the “Goats” diversifying their unrelenting attack and taking on multiple styles of extreme metal. (more…)

goatwhoreNew Orleans’ Goatwhore plays violent, dark, brutal black metal. A Haunting Curse, their first release for Metal Blade Records, was recorded at Eric Rutan’s (Hate Eternal) Mana Studios in St. Petersburg, Fla. Lead vocalist Ben Falgoust’s guttural vocals serve as an instant identification for the band, unlike the many high-pitched wailers of the black metal genre.  (more…)