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Power Trip’s 2020 Evil Beat Festival features Deafheaven, Carcass, and more

Power Trip have announced the second edition of their Evil Beat Festival, held in the band’s hometown of Dallas, Texas. The one-day metal extravaganza also promises performances from Deafheaven, Carcass, Vio-lence, Torche, Razor, Sheer Mag, and more. The Evil Beat Vol. 2 Fest takes place on January 11th at the South Side Ballroom. Joining Power Trip

Are You Afraid of the Dark? reboot trailer reunites The Midnight Society for more spooky stories: Watch

The Midnight Society has reunited for a new generation. Nickelodeon has shared the first trailer for its forthcoming revival of Are You Afraid of the Dark?, which returns in October for three hour-long episodes. Get spooky, folks. So far, no Gary, much to this writer’s chagrin, but we do have Sam Ashe Arnold (Best.Worst.Weekend.Ever.), Miya Cech (Rim of the

In Photos: Psycho Las Vegas Brings the Heavy with Opeth, Electric Wizard, High on Fire, Clutch, Bad Religion, and More

Opeth, Electric Wizard, High on Fire, and Clutch at Psycho Las Vegas, photos by Raymond Ahner Now in its fourth year, the annual Psycho Las Vegas Festival took place this past weekend at its new home at the Mandalay Bay Hotel. With over 70 bands on four stages throughout the property, the event has reached

Album Review: Lil Nas X Proves More Than a 10-Gallon Novelty Act on 7 EP

The Lowdown: In case you fell asleep four months ago and have just now woken up, Atlanta rapper Lil Nas X became a divisive figure in March when his country-trap breakout hit, “Old Town Road”, was pulled from Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart for “not embrac[ing] enough elements of today’s country music.” This move from

Stephen King’s The Stand series eyeing James Marsden, Whoopi Goldberg, and more: Report

Casting has reportedly begun on CBS All Access’ adaptation of Stephen King’s apocalyptic opus, The Stand. According to a new report by Collider, writer and director Josh Boone is amidst pre-production and beginning to eye stars for the story’s many, many names. Those already being discussed include James Marsden, Amber Heard, Whoopi Goldberg, Greg Kinnear, Odessa

Devin Townsend on Nickelback’s Chad Kroeger: “He is almost more like a scientist than he is a rock musician”

An unlikely friendship has been formed by two Canadian rock musicians — one the multiplatinum mainstream rock artist Chad Kroeger of Nickelback, and the other the unconventional metal musician Devin Townsend. Townsend recently spoke with Heavy Consequence about his latest album, the stylistically all-encompassing Empath, and also discussed his friendship with Kroeger, and the effect

Damon Albarn says music “needs” to be more political

Last November saw Damon Albarn and the rest of The Good, The Bad & The Queen finally release their long-awaited sophomore album, Merrie Land. As the band told Consequence of Sound in a Track By Track breakdown of the excellent record, the LP is chock-full of political references. “Written in the tumultuous wake of Brexit, the