ROOTS PRESENTS THE BEST 2017 METAL DEBUTS, PART TWO
Week of January 13, 2018
Sat 1/13, 6PM ET
Sun 1/14, 1PM ET
Mon 1/15, 9AM ET
Tues 1/16, 4PM ET
Thurs 1/18, 9PM ET
Your weekly intensive metal lesson picks up where PART ONE started, showcasing nearly a dozen more of 2017’s finest metal debuts. Ranging from doom to occult rock to deathly psychedelia to all-out speed metal, this week’s show highlights Stälker from New Zealand, John Frum from Philadelphia, King Woman from San Francisco, Droid from Canada, Memoriam from England, Jordablod from Sweden, Cloak from Atlanta, and several other newcomers. Know your roots!
Delve into the past and future of metal and hardcore with heavy reading matter from BAZILLION POINTS. The book is always better than the movie.
STÄLKER – “Total Annihilation” from SHADOW OF THE SWORD
JOHN FRUM – “Presage of Emptiness” from A STIRRING IN THE NOOSE
TETRAGRAMMICIDE – “Imperial Cyanide Voltigeurs” from PRIMAL INCINERATORS OF MORAL MATRIX
KING WOMAN – “Utopia” from CREATED IN THE IMAGE OF SUFFERING
SQUALUS – “The Orca” from THE GREAT FISH
DROID – “Suspended Animation” from TERRESTRIAL MUTATIONS
MEMORIAM – “Surrounded by Death” from FOR THE FALLEN
NECROT – “Empty Hands” from BLOOD OFFERINGS
ENGULFED – “Engulfed in Obscurity” from ENGULFED IN OBSCURITY
JORDABLOD – “Liberator of Eden” from UPON MY CREMATION PYRE
CLOAK – “The Hunger” from TO VENOMOUS DEPTHS
Roots is Sound of the Beast author and Bazillion Points publisher Ian Christe’s heavy metal history show on Sirius XM Liquid Metal channel 40. Launched in June 2004, each weekly show has examined another subgenre, band, movement, country, or theme in metal, punk, and heavy rock. Past episodes are available on-demand online from SiriusXM.com.