YouTube user vkgoeswild has gotten some notice lately from for her amazing piano covers of metal tracks. She has the amazing ability to take a track that is ruthlessly aggressive, keep the attitude, and yet inject some amazing musical prowess and dynamics into it.
Last night, metal band Lamb Of God gave her a serious nod for her cover of their track “Ruin”, which comes from their 2003 album As The Palaces Burn. You can see her cover and the original below so you can compare. READ MORE
With the recent release of the 10th annivesary of Lamb Of God‘s landmark album As The Palaces Burn (purchase via Amazon), the band has made available a hour plus documentary available to stream online via Qello, home to the largest streaming library of concert films and music documentaries. The documentary goes over the recording process for the album and features interviews with band members, producer Devin Townsend, and more. The film will only be available to view through November 25th, so don’t miss out on this chance to dive into the world of the band! READ MORE
Southern groove metal band Lamb Of God has announced that they will be releasing a 10th anniversary edition of their sophomore album As The Palaces Burn on November 11th via Prosthetic/Razor & Tie Records. The album will be remixed by Josh Wilbur and will feature three unreleased demos as well as a 70-minute DVD documentary. The documentary features interviews with all five band members, original album producer Devin Townsend, and Josh Wilbur. The CD package features updated artwork by longtime LOG designer Ken Adams and a new booklet essay by rock critic Tom Beajour.
Head on below to listen to a remixed version of “Purified”. READ MORE
Lamb Of God guitarist Mark Morton has made a post on his Facebook page regarding the upcoming LoG documentary film As The Palaces Burn, which is being aimed for a 2013 release. Morton states that he has been working hard on the score to the film and included a link to download the song, an instrumental piece called “Magdalena”.
You can listen to Magdalena below as well as see the trailer for As The Palaces Burn. READ MORE
Lamb Of God has released a trailer for their upcoming documentary As The Palaces Burn. The documentary focuses on the impact that music, particularly heavy metal, has on people in places that deal with socio-economic woes, violence, and looming threats of war. Filming for this documentary took place in Columbia, Venezuela, Mexico, Israel, and India. US Footage will be shot over the summer during their tour with Dethklok and Gojira as well as their appearances at Knotfest (tour dates below).
The trailer shows footage of the band in South America and features the full video for “Desolation”, which comes off their latest album Resolution (review). You can watch it below. READ MORE