“It’s the best I’ve heard of Tool.”
Bringing with them a brand new record.
12 months ago Randy Blythe, vocalist for Lamb of God, was sitting in a jail cell in Prague after being charged with the death of a fan at a Czech concert in 2010. At that point, he and his bandmates could have been forgiven for throwing in the towel and turning to the next chapter
It’s a big day for fans of metal in Australia –Lamb Of God have announced their glorious return Down Under for September 2013, unleashing upon stages all over the country with Swedish purveyors of chug Meshuggah along for the ride. This is the second massive tour announced by Soundwave today, after they dropped news of
Devin Townsend Project, Meshuggah and Dredg have announced Australian tour dates on the back of their appearance on the upcoming Soundwave 2012 line-up. They’ll be playing two shows, one at The Factory in Sydney, and one at The Forum in Melbourne. Devin Townsend, one of the most admired and lauded figures in the metal world,
Swedish metal heads Meshuggah have named their new album Koloss, which will be released on March 26. The album is the first studio release for the band since 2008’s well-recieved Obzen. Drummer Tomas told Stereoboard the group was excited by the direction their music had taken for the upcoming release. “As always, we try to
The name Meshuggah is taken from the Yiddish word for crazy, and by golly is it a fitting name for these Scandinavian lords of avant-garde jazz infused metal, as they’re just fucking bonkers.
With early bird tickets selling out in frenetic pace the excitement is palpable for the general public on sale for Soundwave 2010.
With the epic lineups the burgeoning Soundwave festival has managed to pull for the last two years
Meshuggah are a band that can only be described as mind-jarring. They play 8-string guitars (tuned down to E, a whole octave below a normal guitar), making frequent use of polyrhythmic song structures and atonal free jazz-esque melodies.