It was almost immediately clear that little beyond the hairlines and the waistlines had changed.
Singer Mike Patton attacked songs with a vocally acrobatic vehemence that would have been impressive in a man half his age.
The Washington Post and CNN reported on Thursday afternoon that Trump would choose Mattis, a revered figure in the Marine Corps known for his tough talk, distrust of Iran and battlefield experience in Iraq and Afghanistan.The band produced a thundering racket that managed to be nimble and imposing at the same time.Their contrarian spirit was intact too – they dressed themselves and the stage in pristine white and decorated it with the kind of formal flower displays that graced Eurovision sets in the Seventies, then made not a single mention of the odd backdrop.Mike replaces the outgoing singer Gabe Serbian (The Locust, Cattle Decapitation, Holy Molar) and the band are currently working hard on their debut album, which they will release via Mike’s own imprint Ipecac Recordings in 2017.A true workaholic, after releasing Faith No More’s seventh album Sol Invictus in 2015, Mike released an album with indie-rock side-project Nevermen at the start of this year.Bursting in abrasive technicolour on to the metal scene of the late Eighties, Faith No More were inventive, brash, creative and bratty.They inadvertently helped to invent the horrendous nu-metal genre by fusing rap and riffs and heartily embraced soul and pop influences in defiance of a heavy rock culture suspicious of any whiff of commerciality."Everything about DEAD CROSS screams aggression," said Lombardo."I have no idea what kind of chaos it will conjure on stage or in the audience... Read more Posted in: News CLUTCH and FANTÔMAS — in a very rare live performance — will join iconic band TOOL along with PRIMUS, MELVINS, and DJ sets by THE CRYSTAL METHOD at Glen Helen Amphitheater in Southern California on Saturday, June 24.“Punk’s not dead, it’s discounted – but only today if you enter the code GLENNneeds MONEY on Amazon.com,” Keith Morris of Circle Jerks and Black Flag said.“Everyone, reach under your chair, there’s a pair of Misfits bunny slippers to match with a Crimson Ghost waffle maker you can buy at the Target across the street,” Fat Mike of NOFX said.