Posts Tagged ‘Swallow the Sun’


Legendary New Jersey thrashers, Overkill, will unleash their upcoming 18th studio album, The Grinding Wheel, on February 10th, 2017 via Nuclear Blast. To date, the band has revealed a series of album trailers for the album discussing the artwork, lyrics, musical direction and much more. Today, the band revealed their fifth trailer in which vocalist Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth talks about his heavy metal charity organization “Rock Against Dystrophy.”

Check out all the trailers for The Grinding Wheel inside. And in case you missed it, be sure to read our brand new interview with Blitz here! Straight from the gutter, the frontman tackles everything from current-day-competition, Overkill history and, of course, more info on The Grinding Wheel than you can withstand!

REVIEW: Swallow the Sun – ‘Hope’

Posted: July 8, 2008 by Jeffrey Maki in Reviews
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swallow_the_sun_hopeI thought Funeral was a depressing band, but they have nothing on Finland’s Swallow the Sun. The title of the album,Hope, is perhaps apropos; there seems to be very little of it in the world of Swallow the Sun. The problem is this band left me doomed out. Hope is an exhausting experience, and I’m not sure whether the claustrophobic vibes I got from it were good or bad. (more…)