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Pitch Black Forecast to Release New Album, Featuring Guest Appearances by Avenged Sevenfold’s M. Shadows, Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe, and More

Pitch Black Forecast to Release New Album, Featuring Guest Appearances by Avenged Sevenfold’s M. Shadows, Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe, and More

Pitch Black Forecast, an all-star project formed by Jason Popson (J Mann of Mushroomhead) and Gene Hoglan (Strapping Young Lad, Death, Dark Angel), has signed a deal with Ohio-based Ferocious Records for release of a new album featuring guest spots from Randy Blythe (Lamb Of God), Devin Townsend (ex-Strapping Young Lad), and M. Shadows (Avenged […]

Jill Janus unleashes the rage on at Stage AE in Pittsburgh, PA on 11/25/13. Photo: Pennsylvania Music News.

Guest Blog: Huntress Frontwoman Jill Janus, Part 5

Jill Janus is the vocalist of heavy-metal act Huntress. The band released its sophomore album, Starbound Beast, earlier this year. Currently the group is on the road with Lamb of God, Killswitch Engage and Testament. Below, the vocalist contributes the fifth in a series of guest blogs. Hey Revolver! I’m writing this guest blog during […]

Huntress in Vancouver, BC at Queen Elizabeth Theatre, 11/12/13.Photo credit: Charlene Tupper.

Guest Blog: Huntress Frontwoman Jill Janus, Part 4

Jill Janus is the vocalist of heavy-metal act Huntress. The band released its sophomore album, Starbound Beast, earlier this year. Currently the group is on the road with Lamb of God, Killswitch Engage and Testament. Below, the vocalist contributes the fourth in a series of guest blogs. Hey Revolver! Huntress is deep into touring with […]

Testament and Dethklok Drummer Gene Hoglan Lists His Top Five Ways to Succeed

Testament and Dethklok Drummer Gene Hoglan Lists His Top Five Ways to Succeed

Gene Hoglan is one of metal’s most well-known drummers and recently added his skills to Testament’s Dark Roots of Earth and Dethklok’s Dethalbum III. Not only has Hoglan announced the title of his new DVD, The Atomic Clock: The Clock Strikes Two, but he will also be offering “The Gene Hoglan Experience”–workshops during which he […]

Andrew Hulme of West of Hell Lists the Top Five Most Influential Drummers

Andrew Hulme of West of Hell Lists the Top Five Most Influential Drummers

Earlier this year, pyromaniacal metal outfit West of Hell released their debut full-length, Spiral Empire. A fiery personality behind the kit, drummer Andrew Hulme offers here his picks for the five drummers who have influenced him the most.         1. Vinnie Paul, Pantera  “Cowboys from Hell was the first metal album I […]

Gene Hoglan Lists the Top 5 Meldrum Songs

Gene Hoglan Lists the Top 5 Meldrum Songs

Gene Hoglan (pictured left) is certainly one of the busiest drummers in metal. With Death, Dark Angel, Strapping Young Lad, Opeth, and more already on his résumé, he most recently laid tracks for Testament’s Dark Roots of Earth and Dethklok’s Dethalbum III. But amidst all of this, there is a Meldrum record that was never […]