Author: Aamir


If you were to ask me which local Houston band I am really into right now, it would be the fantastic trio called – CACTUS FLOWERS.  The band recently had Walter Carlos of FUNERAL HORSE on bass, but he has recently stepped aside Read more…


T’was many nights before Christmas and evil rolled into the land. They came from oceans away with sticks, drums, and battle axes in hand. All the naughty little boys and girls rejoiced and cheered their Norse visitors with horns in Read more…


Ok, so I know its a month early, but I was itchin to get this out…. 1. Armored Saint – La Raza (Metal Blade Records). Choice track – “Head On”. I was elated beyond belief when it was announced that Read more…


Relationships.  I’ve been single for quite some time and have been in my fair share of relationships.  I guess none of them were any good since I’m still un-attached.  I have learned a lot though from all of my trysts Read more…


Every musical genre has its stereo-typical audience or fans.  Metal is usually chastised for having legions of bone-head followers.  I read an article somewhere not too long ago that refuted that.  It really wasn’t a new revelation to me.  After Read more…


I live on the East end of downtown and work in downtown.  Practically everyday I am almost hit by morons making right or left turns from the second lanes.  I don’t know what it is, but some people seem to think Read more…


my brothers and i were guests on the rosie o’donnell xm-radio show last week.  she dug our “operation earwax removal” clip on youtube so much that she flew us up to nyc and back.  it was a kick ass time Read more…


so i saw this on cnn.com today.  it’s the dudes from Vice magazine out of brooklyn.  these guys are way cool.  they did the “heavy metal in baghdad” movie.  even cooler is that their main guy, suroosh alvi,  is desi (general term for people Read more…


Hello everyone and sorry for taking so long to post something.  Another year has flown by and they seem to be going by faster and faster.  Gettin old…boooo. So, I got a reissue CD of Venom’s ‘Black Metal’ record a Read more…