Probably best-known, and deservedly so, for his rampaging leads on Altars of Madness, guitarist Richard Brunelle has passed away at the age of only 55. The news was broken on Instagram by former bandmate Pete Sandoval. As always, our thoughts are with Brunelle's friends, families and bandmates. And we celebrate what he's left behind with … Continue reading RIP Richard Brunelle (Morbid Angel) 1964 – 2019
Your last chance to grab tickets for that looks to be a very evil lineup hitting three cities south of the border this week. David Vincent brings his I Am Morbid crew over here, alongside support from Vital Remains, Sadist and Atrocity. Wowsers! I Am Morbid will be tearing up the place with all the … Continue reading MorbidFest tour starts on Tuesday!
Cannibal Corpse have announced that Erik Rutan will fill in for guitarist Pat O'Brien as O'Brien tends to personal issues. Rutan will appear live with the band for the Decibel Magazine Tour and the upcoming US leg of Slayer's final tour happening this May alongside Slayer, Lamb of God, and Amon Amarth. This won’t be … Continue reading Cannibal Corpse enlist Erik Rutan to fill in for Pat O’Brien on upcoming tours
I'll stick to my trademark short and sweet (mmm...) style, but for me 2017 has been just that - short (must be an age thing) and sweet in terms of some great releases and gigs to tempt even the most ancient of hermits from their caves... Best New Album: Memoriam - For The Fallen. Following … Continue reading 2017 Crew Review – Beze, writer/reviewer
Morbid Angel. What more can be said about these legends of the death metal scene? Every word to describe their greatness in the English language has been used over the years since their inception in 1983. There have been many highlights in their career, from selling over a million albums to date, to being the … Continue reading Review: Morbid Angel – Kingdoms Disdained
Morbid Angel are celebrating the 20th anniversary of their classic release Covenant by playing the entire damn thing live. Scarily, I think their original tour for this was the last time I saw them in concert! Tickets are already on sale, priced around £16-18, and dates are below. All dates December 2014: Dec/7 DUBLIN, THE ACADEMY … Continue reading Morbid Angel UK/IRE tour in December