Festival Review: Tons of Rock 2022 – Day 2

On the second day of Tons of Rock Festival it was still 26 degrees, so I started my day by heading to the Vampire Stage (the only tent stage) to watch Féleth. The band had won a competition to play the festival and did look noticeably younger than the other acts, but they were excellent … Continue reading Festival Review: Tons of Rock 2022 – Day 2

Classic Cover: As The Palaces Burn – “Mass Hypnosis” (original by Sepultura)

The blurb for this track came to us in Portuguese, which makes sense for a Brazilian band covering another Brazilian band. As The Palaces Burn are starting 2022 with the release of a new EP, Offer To The Gods, and their style is based heavily on "classic era" Sepultura. As such, this version of "Mass Hypnosis" … Continue reading Classic Cover: As The Palaces Burn – “Mass Hypnosis” (original by Sepultura)

Classic Cover: Sunfall – “Roots Bloody Roots” (original by Sepultura)

Capturing what can only be known as “the descent” in the band’s name ‘Sunfall’, the quartet have created a deadly machine that presents itself as a storm of music. Traversing the multi-dimensional world of art and vibrations, Sunfall’s music takes many forms and embraces the full potential of futuristic genre blending and fluidity. The true … Continue reading Classic Cover: Sunfall – “Roots Bloody Roots” (original by Sepultura)

Classic (Cello) Cover: Kapitur – “Roots Bloody Roots” (original by Sepultura)

One of the most recognizable songs by Brazil’s Sepultura is 1996’s "Roots Bloody Roots". A cultural statement on the social trife between the different groups present in the country spoke to classically-trained native Bruna Wanderley who picked up her cello to create a new rendition of the classic song. She speaks to the meaning behind … Continue reading Classic (Cello) Cover: Kapitur – “Roots Bloody Roots” (original by Sepultura)

The Risen Dread release new single featuring Sepultura’s Andreas Kisser

Irish quintet The Risen Dread are set to release their new single "White Night" today! The track, featuring Sepultura guitarist Andreas Kisser, had its premiere over on Midlands Metalheads! When asked about the track and Kisser’s involvement the band had this to say: "White Night" denotes a crisis within Peoples Temple (Jonestown), followed by a … Continue reading The Risen Dread release new single featuring Sepultura’s Andreas Kisser

Sepultura turned into comic heroes for DC’s Dark Nights: Death Metal series

In anticipation of the international launch of DC’s runaway 2020 hit limited series, Dark Nights: Death Metal, the publisher announced today plans to collaborate with seven of the most renowned metal music bands for Dark Nights: Death Metal – Band Edition. One of these bands will be Brazilian metal heavyweight Sepultura with artist Pedro Mauro … Continue reading Sepultura turned into comic heroes for DC’s Dark Nights: Death Metal series