Summer Slaughter is a Beast with an Identity Crisis

Summer Slaughter is the last place you’d want to realize you don’t exactly fit into the metal community. Though I consider myself to have a fairly hardcore taste in music, this happened to me. The tour features some of the heaviest metal bands in the world and caters largely to a demographic that doesn’t try […]

New Djent to Jitterbug to from Periphery

Excuse the following assumption, which is a side effect of the exclusive and sometimes elitist nature of the metal community. Browsing the App Store while you waited for Temple Run to download or while you were sampling the latest Bieber offering in the iTunes Store, you may have noticed a new album that, albeit momentarily, […]