Tag: meshuggah

best mathcore albums

20 mathcore albums that made the genre what it is today

Although hardcore is often considered a more simplistic style of aggressive music, bands have broken that mold by breeding offshoot subgenres with unique approaches....
STOLEN ALBUM ART

Here are 9 times when bands were accused of copying album artwork

Is imitation a form of flattery? Or is it simply annoying? That's what some bands and a lot of fans have to consider when...
djent bands

Here are the 10 djent bands who gave the genre its start

Djent is a relatively new genre built by many incredible bands. While it’s become a standard part of metal now, it wouldn’t be as...
best metal songs 20 years

Top 50 metal songs from the past 20 years

Metal has come a long way across the past two decades. From breaking away from the ’90s nü-metal boom into the new wave of...
metal soundtracks

Top 10 metal soundtracks that took movies to the next level

Soundtracks are an important part of movies, but given they mostly want to appeal to a wide audience, metal is often left out of...
Meshuggah

Meshuggah apologize for djent

In a bit of underground music news that's somehow not a Hard Times article, Swedish prog-metal innovators Meshuggah have offered a tongue-in-cheek apology for...

Mastodon win Grammy for Best Metal Performance

Mastodon have come out victorious: The band won the Grammy for Best Metal Performance for "Sultan's Curse." Mastodon were nominated alongside August Burns Red's "Invisible Enemy," Body...

Op-Ed: The 2018 Grammy nominations ignite a big paradigm shift for the scene

For years, “the big four” (Anthrax, Metallica, Megadeth and Slayer) have dominated the Best Metal Performance category of the Grammys. Other legendary bands that...

Op-Ed: No djent band will ever top Meshuggah—let me explain why

Few bands can legitimately claim to have spearheaded an entire movement in music, let alone a genre all its own. Meshuggah can. Read more: Megadeth announce...

Megadeth announce summer tour with Meshuggah, Tesseract, Lillake

Megadeth have revealed a North American summer tour with support from Meshuggah, Tesseract and Lillake. Check out the cities and dates below. Read More: Megadeth...