Entries Tagged ‘Skeletonwitch’

Ghoul tour with Skeletonwitch, Black Anvil (2014)

Ghoul will be supporting blackened thrash headliners, Skeletonwitch, and black metal tyrants, Black Anvil on the road this fall.  Here are the dates: w/ Skeletonwitch, Black Anvil 9/05/2014 Double door – Chicago, IL 9/06/2014 Agora Ballroom – Cleveland, OH 9/07/2014 The Waiting Room – Buffalo, NY 9/08/2014 The Sinclair – Boston,  MA 9/10/2014 Underground Arts: [...]

Skeletonwitch raise money for animal shelters with LP

Skeletonwitch will release a hand-screened, 180-gram limited vinyl edition of their acclaimed, Billboard-charting 2013 release, Serpents Unleashed, of which 100 percent of the proceeds will be donated to two animal shelters in the band’s home state of Ohio – The Athens County Humane Society and Columbus’ Pets Without Parents. The members of Ohio’s most-loved heavy metal group [...]

Top 10 of 2013: Dudes from Armed for Apocalypse, Ghoul, Skeletonwitch, Eyehategod, Corrections House, The Everymen

Cayle Hunter of Armed for Apocalypse Armed for Apocalypse came from nowhere and nothing. The sludgy four-piece from the small Northern California college town of Chico have worked relentlessly to leave their imprint on metal. Through tours across Europe, around the states and up and down the West Coast, they’ve continued to spread their name [...]

Noisem tours with Skeletonwitch and Black Dahlia Murder (2013)

Baltimore thrash metal savages Noisem are loading their axes of aggression into the van as we speak, preparing to take off on their most widespread and extreme tour to date as support for Skeletonwitch and The Black Dahlia Murder on stages across North America. Here are the dates: 10/25/2013 Chameleon Club – Lancaster, PA 10/26/2013 [...]

You Indie Feature: Scott Hedrick of Skeletonwitch

When I first encountered Scott Hedrick, he was a quiet and unassuming shaggy haired undergrad studying at one of the top journalism schools in the country (Go Bobcats!). At some point during his tenure in Athens, his hair grew past his shoulders and his life’s course diverged from a one-way ticket to the newsroom, toward [...]

Amon Amarth announce tour with Enslaved, Skeletonwitch (2014)

Sweden’s Amon Amarth, who put out their ninth album of Viking-themed melodic death metal earlier this year, are taking to North America for a month-long jaunt in January and February of 2014. The opening lineup is perhaps even more interesting. Norway’s Enslaved will provide direct support, with extra help from Ohio’s own hard-touring Skeletonwitch.  Here [...]

Ghost announces headlining shows with Skeletonwitch (2013)

Ghost (aka Ghost B.C.) will be playing a series of headlining off-dates from their coming fall trek alongside Avenged Sevenfold and the Deftones. The bulk of those dates will see the outfit supported by Skeletonwitch and include: 10/04 Madison, WI – Majestic Theatre 10/07 Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall 10/14 Knoxville, TN – Bijou [...]

Skeletonwitch tour with Anciients (2013)

Ohio’s Skeletonwitch are currently cooped up in a recording studio with Converge’s Kurt Ballou to record their follow-up to 2011′s Forever Abomination and soon they head out on tour.  Most of the dates are in Canada, but they are taking Anciients along for the ride.  Rad.  Here are the dates: 5/26 Albany, NY – Bogies # [...]

Stomping Grounds: Scott Hedrick of Skeletonwitch on Athens, Ohio

Southeast Ohio’s Skeletonwitch has been making huge waves in the modern metal scene for several years, garnering them a spot on such high profile tours as Ozzy Osbourne’s annual Ozzfest in 2010 and a support slot on Danzig’s The Blackest of the Black tour in 2008.  Their last several albums for Prosthetic Records show a [...]

Skeletonwitch revise U.S. Abomination Tour dates (2012)

Skeletonwitch have revised the schedule their “U.S. Abomination Tour” with some venue changes and new shows. Here’s how the updated schedule looks: With Havok and Early Graves: 09/14 Athens, OH – The Union Bar 09/15 Pittsburgh, PA – Ironworks 09/16 Rochester, NY – Bug Jar 09/17 Albany, NY – Bogies 09/18 Burlington, VT – Monkey [...]