Tag Archives: Metal

Metroid Metal at MAGfest: Full Set

I always want to go to this but its never in the cards

Posted in audio, games | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Mastodon – Black Tongue

I’m always on the look for new metal as my taste runs pretty specific, and while I enjoyed Leviathan and Crack the Sky a bit, Mastodon’s new song Black Tongue really hits a sweet spot with me. The solo specifically is the kind of melodic metal I love. Here’s to hoping The Hunter is great.

Posted in art & design, audio | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment

SLATER!

Posted in art & design | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment

ArcAttack performs a Tesla Coil version of Iron Man by Black Sabbath with a Faraday Guitar

ArcAttack is performing a Tesla Coil version of Iron Man by Black Sabbath. The Guitar Player is using an iron guitar in a faraday cage ArcAttack testing out the world’s first lighting-proof MIDI guitar in their warehouse in Austin, Texas. The MIDI signal from the guitar is routed through a fiber optic cable to control [...]

Posted in audio | Also tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wish I Was Going To PAX

Posted in audio | Also tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

METAL

Posted in just me | Also tagged | Leave a comment

Das Demo: Brütal Legend

The Brütal Legend (that umlaut is becoming a pain..) demo is out, and I’ve been curious about this game, the buzz is all about the writing and humor, but I’ve heard mediocre things about the actual game play. Tim Schafer is a legendary video game humorist, with his adventure games at Lucas Arts, and “the [...]

Posted in games | Also tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Get Equipped With: Varia Suite

I’ve been enjoying the progressive metal arrangements of the Metroid soundtracks by Stemage for a few years now…and am glad to see he is finally releasing a cd!  These recordings of the tracks, especially some of the early ones sound more polished and rich than when I first discovered them almost 6(?) years ago. Even [...]

Posted in audio, games | Also tagged , , , , | Leave a comment