Monday, July 13, 2020

Tag: meshuggah

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...

Meshuggah: “We’re not going to change and start doing clean vocals”

Meshuggah are known for being relentlessly heavy, and even after 27 years of earth-shattering riffs, they have no plans to turn the volume down...

12 metal albums you’re going to need in the second half of 2016

This year has already been a whirlwind of great metal releases but the second half of 2016 looks like it’s going to pack just...