I’ve been posting broadcasts about the Slayer feature and concert film called “Slayer: The Repentless Killogy” for a few months now and if you care to see the rundown of commentaries and insider information about this film then just click HERE to be up to snuff. This film opens today in select theaters for a one night only presentation. For those residents of New York City reading this update its even more exciting as the band is bringing their Farewell Tour to Madison Square Garden this coming Saturday for the last time ever.
As you might have expected, we’ve been keeping close tabs on the doings and brewings in Camp Slayer as not only is the band on their final tour ever but they have a short movie and concert film coming out in the coming days as well. It was a few weeks ago where I helped broadcast the Official Trailer for the film “Slayer: The Repentless Killogy” and you can see that HERE in the event that you missed it. Now, the founding members of Araya and King discuss the film in this short video. Let’s take a look.
The Press Release:
In a new video released today, SLAYER’s Tom Araya and Kerry King share the story behind the previously-unseen short film and boundary-pushing music video trilogy that is set to be presented alongside Slayer’s entire 2017 concert shot at the Los Angeles Forum. “Slayer: The Repentless Killogy” will see its one-night theatrical screening take place around the world on Wednesday, November 6, from Trafalgar Releasing.
Featured in this exclusive new interview footage, Araya and King break down the making of the final film, from the original concept for the “Repentless” music video with director BJ McDonnell, to collaborating with Nuclear Blast Records and Prime Zero Productions to produce McDonnell’s larger vision for a unique, three-part narrative trilogy of relentlessly blood-soaked, revenge-driven music videos and the short film they inspired. Continue reading Slayer’s Tom Araya & Kerry King Discuss “Slayer: The Repentless Killogy”→
We’ve been helping to alert the masses to the Slayer cause for Metal quite a bit these days and that should not be a surprise to any of the legions in the aware as the band is currently in the middle of their farewell tour after almost 40 years at the craft. In addition to the crushing concert performances the band has also announced a live concert video (discussed HERE) and now there is a trailer for said film. Take a look.
The Press Release:
Slayer – Tom Araya, Kerry King, Gary Holt and Paul Bostaph – along with Trafalgar Releasing, Nuclear Blast Records and Prime Zero Productions, are pleased to share the theatrical trailer for Slayer: The Repentless Killogy, coming to theaters worldwide for a one-night-only event on November 6. Check out the trailer below. In addition to the new trailer, fans can now find local theaters and purchase tickets at Slayer.Film
Full of revenge, murder, bloodshed and retribution, the first part of Slayer: The Repentless Killogy is a short narrative film written and directed by BJ McDonnell, that blends the music of Slayer with an uncompromising and unmissable trilogy of music videos assembled as one chronological storyline. Part two of The Repentless Killogy features Slayer’s entire live set performed at the Los Angeles Forum on August 5, 2017, and was directed by Wayne Isham who has directed videos for artists including Metallica, Foo Fighters, Michael Jackson and more. Key performances featured in the film include “South of Heaven,” “War Ensemble,” “Mandatory Suicide,” “Dead Skin Mask,” “Raining Blood,” and “Angel of Death.” Continue reading Nuclear Blast Presents: “Slayer: The Repentless Killogy” Official Trailer→
It was just the other day that the folks over at Metal Hammer Magazine had their “Golden Gods” awards show and with the winners making the rounds on the web, I could do no less than keeping our fine readers in the know. Scroll through to read them all and then I will return with my editorial notions on it and even ask you for yours. Here we go.
Best New Band:
Over Conjurer, Sleep Token, Loathe and Visigoth
Best Underground Band:
Wolves In The Throne Room (winner)
Over Amenra, Chelsea Wolfe, Heilung and Tribulation
Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the last couple of years, you probably already know that Ghost is one of the breakthrough artists on the Hard Rock scene and despite their garish looks, their melodies are quite accessible and not as over the top heavy as some might assume. Also hot at the moment is the Instagram social network and to help celebrate the bands new album and songs, they have taken to the medium to deliver what is called an “Instagram Story Video”. Check it out below and I will give my overview afterwards.