August 14th, 2015 Gwar, Cryptopsy and Battlecross at Union Hall, Edmonton, AB Photo Credit – Dana Zuk, Dana Zuk Photography
Heavy metal masters who are on the brink of becoming true lords of the genre, Battlecross are one of the most exciting bands out there today. It was an honor to sit down the always eloquent Hiran Deraniyagala and learn about what makes his music so special.
Battlecross have started to carve out their own spot in the scene as a sort of ‘gateway band’. Sure they’re no Metallica, but when it comes to group ushering fans into the world of death metal it seems that there is no better option than Battlecross. These guys have a decidedly accessible sound that’s a lot less alienating than the music of many of their peers.
What better way than to start 2015 than with Zakk Wylde on the cover. We caught up with him to talk about everything from guitars to Catholicism. Plus we have […]
American thrash metal battalion, BATTLECROSS, has confirmed a short run of Summer headlining dates with Canada’s Wacken Battle winners, Crimson Shadows, and New York’s IKILLYA. Set to commence on July 23rd in […]
The promoters of the NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL, currently gearing up for the sixteenth consecutive annual run of the event this April, have finalized this year’s lineup with the […]
Here are a few of my personal highlights photo wise for 2013. I just want to take a moment to thank all these talented artist for the great memories and […]
Story and Photos by Lana Nimmons (Feinics.com) This year’s The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival lineup included Rob Zombie, Amon Amarth, Thrown Into Exile, Battlecross, Job for a Cowboy, Butcher Babies […]
– Interview and Photos By Lana Nimmons A testament to Mayhem Fest’s great execution was that there wasn’t a moment of downtime between the back-to-back sets on the side-by-side stages. […]
Battlecross is a newer addition to the Metal Blade roster. And it’s obvious why… These guys blend death and thrash metal in a very energetic way. The guitars chug and […]