Shadow Woods Metal Fest in the works for fall 2015

Metallomusikum will be hosting a metal and camping fest in September 2015. Details are still top secret at this point but rest assured we are working on a great inaugural fest! Go on over to http://shadowwoodsmetalfest.com/ and subscribe so that you can be updated on announcements as they happen. Metal. Camping. Bonfires, Adult beverages, perhaps? …

Tonight Manilla Road rewires The Circuit

I am not sure that The Circuit, a relatively new music venue in Essex, has had a concert as large and as amazing as the one that will occur in just a few hours. I hope you all come out to witness this destruction. This epic heavy metal event is hosted and sponsored by Metallomusikum …

Review: The Lesser Key of Solomon by A Sound of Thunder

The Northern Virginia/DC/MD area band A Sound of Thunder has a new album out called The Lesser Key of Solomon. On Friday, November 21, they open for the legendary Manilla Road at The Circuit in Essex, along with Iron Man, Witch Hazel and Maximum Oversatan. Tickets to the show can be purchased here. I thought …

Stone Breath, Albatwitch and the music scene of south central Pennsylvania

About an hour north of Baltimore, the city of York serves as kind of a hub for the music scene in South Central Pennsylvania. This time on the Metallomusikum podcast, I talk to Timothy Renner, who is in both the acid folk band Stone Breath and the experimental blackened noise duo Albatwitch. Brian Magar, the …

Vattnet Viskar members, Tombs Mike Hill talking about nothing much at Metro Gallery

This time on the podcast, I chatted with Mike Hill of Tombs and all the members of Vattnet Viskar (Chris Alfieri, Seamus Menihane, Nick Thornbury and Casey Aylward) before their Metro Gallery show with Pallbearer on October 30, 2014. We talked about Halloween, podcasting, wrestling, bad interviews, coffee and how Lover Boy may influence modern …