black death

Primitive Origins: Black Death’s “Black Death”

October 12, 2017

Checking back in with Black Death and their 1984 album, a very early documentation of an African-American metal band.

Demo:listen: Hegemony

September 9, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we’re dragged off in the dead of night by Birmingham, Alabama’s Hegemony.

Weird moments in metal #1,327: Richard Pryor’s Black Death

December 16, 2013

The late, great Richard Pryor was many things. With his game face on he was the funniest man on the planet; Jerry Seinfeld said he was the Picasso of comedy. Pryor was a proper maverick who offended a whole bunch of squares who needed offended, and fittingly turned up in the weirdest of places, perhaps…