Kirk Hammett Expresses Love for CARCASS in New Video

Extreme metal legends CARCASS, in cooperation with METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett‘s Kirk Von Hammett’s Fear FestEviLhave made the music video for “Unfit for Human Consumption” available for viewing here.  Original member Ken Owen makes a welcome appearance in it.

Directed by Glenn Maguire, the song comes from CARCASS’ recent acclaimed release, Surgical Steel.

Make sure you catch CARCASS perform this upcoming February at Kirk Von Hammett’s Fear FestEviL, Hammett’s first annual horror convention in San Francisco.  Private “crypt” tours, signing sessions, and musical performances by other Nuclear Blast Bay Area artists DEATH ANGEL,and ORCHID, will also be included in the three-day event.

In other CARCASS news, the band will be heading out with THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, GORGUTS, and NOISEM in March 2014 for a North American tour.   Tour dates can be found here.

National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) 2012 Show Report

Every year, NAMM bestows upon us shiny new toys for musicmakers of all genres to make new (and old) sounds with. NAMM 2012 was no less a musical heaven for the products, gadgets, and innovations that help make metal happen. We took a spin through the showroom floor at Anaheim Convention Center to check out some new equipment that our metal cohorts use and abuse. Full report after the jump.
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