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A Life Once Lost Tour Diary, Part 3: Stolen Gear and Blistering Sets in Texas

A Life Once Lost Tour Diary, Part 3: Stolen Gear and Blistering Sets in Texas

Here’s part three of A Life Once Lost’s new tour diary, courtesy of guitarist Doug Sabolick: Ahh, back in the USA. After the shuttle from Mexico drops us off at our vehicle we hightail to to McAllen, Texas, for another gig before SXSW. Feels good to play on our own gear! After a fun show, […]

A Life Once Lost Tour Diary, Part 2: Sombreros, Tacos and Guns — Our Mexican Adventure

A Life Once Lost Tour Diary, Part 2: Sombreros, Tacos and Guns — Our Mexican Adventure

Here’s part two of A Life Once Lost’s new tour diary, courtesy of guitarist Doug Sabolick: So after our last entry, we were en route to Monterrey, Mexico, from Philly. I pulled a driving-career best 14 hours straight at the wheel. Needless to say, we were pretty haggard by the time we hit Laredo. We […]

A Life Once Lost Tour Diary, Part 1: Onward to Walmart!

A Life Once Lost Tour Diary, Part 1: Onward to Walmart!

Here’s part one of A Life Once Lost’s new tour diary, courtesy of guitarist Doug Sabolick: Our day started with an epic van rental fail. After hours of red tape, it doesn’t end up happening. Onward to U-Haul, our old friend. We are now hitching a trailer to a Jeep. After the first two trailers’ […]

Interview: A Life Once Lost Guitarist Doug Sabolick Talks Touring and ‘Ecstatic Trance’

Interview: A Life Once Lost Guitarist Doug Sabolick Talks Touring and ‘Ecstatic Trance’

By Andrew Bansal Philadelphia-based modern heavy metal band A Life Once Lost released their fourth full-length studio album, Ecstatic Trance, on Season Of Mist records late last year. To support the release, they did a North American touring run with Revocation. Now they’re gearing up for a short US headline run — dubbed The Man […]

Vote for the Album of the Week

Vote for the Album of the Week

Every Tuesday–the day that new music comes out–we will be listing the hard-rock and metal releases that hit stores, and every Wednesday we will be offering you, the fans, the chance to pick the Album of the Week. Below, check out the albums, EPs, singles, and DVDs that came out this week; pick your favorite, […]

New Releases Out Today: 10/23/2012

New Releases Out Today: 10/23/2012

It’s Tuesday–the day that music generally comes out–and this one sees shit from Motörhead, Stone Sour, Pig Destroyer, and more out in stores. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you have already or are planning to pick up. …And You Will Know Us By The The Trail Of […]

A Life Once Lost Premiere New Song, “Something Awful”

A Life Once Lost Premiere New Song, “Something Awful”

Their new album, Ecstatic Trance, hits stores on October 22

Review: Intensus – Intensus

Review: Intensus – Intensus

Eli Litwin, splattery drummer of Jersey prog curiosity Knife in the Glitter, is a hyperactive octopus dragging bloody metalcore into haughtier territory: improv jazz, game theory, chance composition, and avant-twaddle. He recorded blast-flecked drums in one 47-minute take; tracked guitars to follow his haphazard rhythms; and then invited eight metalcore luminaries (including members of Between […]