Last week, we posted our picks for the Best Music Videos of 2011, bestowing top honors on Skrillex’s “First of the Year (Equinox).” Then we asked you to vote on what you thought was the best video on that list. Below, you can see the Top 5 results of the poll, as well as read […]
We just posted our list of the Best Music Videos of 2011. Now we’re asking you, what is your favorite among our picks? Vote below, as many times as you want, to tell us. UPDATE: Find out the winners here.
Sure, music videos aren’t what they used to be since MTV all but dropped the “M.” But that doesn’t mean that there aren’t still bands who give a serious shit about the clips they produce to accompany their songs. 2011 had its share of badass music videos–here are our picks for the 10 best. And […]
Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor kicked off his solo tour in style earlier this week, by performing an acoustic cover of Bon Jovi’s “Wanted Dead or Alive” at the House of Blues in Anaheim, CA. Taylor’s ode to this particular Bon Jovi hit follows in the footsteps of Opeth, whose rendition of the […]
Swedish prog-metallers Opeth took a break from the serious business of showcasing their new album, Heritage, to bust out a bit of classic Bon Jovi while on tour in Orlando, Florida, recently. Check out the video, below, of frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt leading the crowd in a rendition of “Wanted Dead or Alive.” Let us know what […]
It’s not as if Opeth needed to reaffirm their place among prog metal’s elite, but the Swedish quintet’s 10th studio full-length gets it done effortlessly. Heritage, free of growling vocals, isn’t “heavy” by Opeth standards. Instead, it luxuriates in psychedelic jazziness, ’70s rock organ aplenty, and exquisite acoustic passages that recall 2003′s Damnation. Frontman Mikael […]
Progressive metal group Opeth released their 10th album, Heritage (Roadrunner), last month, and it debuted in the Top 20 of the Billboard chart for that week. In the video below, you can see frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt talking about the songs “Slither,” “Nepenthe,” and “Häxprocess.” Check out the first part of this video series on the […]
Storm Corrosion, the new project between Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt and Porcupine Tree’s Steven Wilson, has announced they expect their debut album to drop in April 2012. Recording for the self-titled record has already been completed and will be released through Roadrunner. A post on Opeth’s website stated that “This album could be seen as the […]
Swedish prog-metallers Opeth have released a video for their new track, “The Devil’s Orchard.” The song is taken from the band’s latest album, Heritage, which was released earlier this week. Let us know what you think in the comments.
Opeth’s new album, Heritage, hits stores on September 20, but you can get an early listen right now by catching the stream available at this link. Let us know what you think in the comments.