Posts tagged "The Sword"

Aaron Paul Raises a ‘Hellion’ in Unflashy Broken-Home Drama

SPIN is in Park City, Utah, traversing snow and cutting queues to bring you reviews of the next big films (and flops) as they make…
By: Chris Martins / January 18, 2014

The Sword Breed a Powerful She-Devil in ‘Veil of Isis’ Video

We recently sat down with Austin metal masters the Sword to discuss their Black Sabbath- and sci-fi-inspired new album Apocryphon, and the first video to…
By: Chris Martins / November 16, 2012

Sabbath and Sci-Fi: Behind the Sword’s ‘Apocryphon’

Austin, Texas' sci-fi metal masters the Sword stocked their October 22 album Apocryphon with fantastical lyrics and rollercoaster riffs, but it also evinces a new…
By: Lindsay MaHarry / October 25, 2012

Hear the Sword’s New ‘Apocryphon’ in Trippy Lyric Video

Modern stoner-thrash wildmen the Sword are returning on October 22 with their fourth album, Apocryphon released on CD, deluxe CD digipak, picture disc vinyl, "lava…
By: SPIN Staff / October 2, 2012

The Sword on ‘Huge Sounding’ Fall Album ‘Apocryphon’

There's no rest for the heavy. When Austin metalheads the Sword left the stage at Metallica's Orion Music + More Festival in Atlantic City at…
By: Rachel Lazar / July 27, 2012

EXCLUSIVE: New Sci-Fi Video from the Sword

A redheaded sorceress! Spaceships! A damsel in distress! It's a true sci-fi storyline in "Lawless Lands," the new music video from Austin metal act, the…
By: Katie Derogatis / November 23, 2010

The Sword Chat with SPIN at ACL Music Festival

During this weekend's ACL Music Festival in Austin, TX, artists stopped by the American Express® ZYNC ZONE, to chat with SPIN about their summer festival…
By: Luke McCormick / October 14, 2010

The Best Moments of Austin City Limits 2010

Now in its eighth year, the Austin City Limits festival has worked hard to broaden the city's laid-back, hippies-and-roots-rockers reputation by booking edgier acts like…
By: Dan Solomon / October 11, 2010

The Sword, ‘Warp Riders’ (Kemado)

These metal loyalists' third monolith is steeped in hokey, dystopian sci-fi, but Warp Riders' interplanetary narrative possesses a charming conviction. It's also somewhat at odd…
By: Kenny Herzog / August 9, 2010

Metallica Shred New Jersey A New One

"How old are you?" Metallica leader James Hetfield quizzed a boy in the front row during a break in the chaos of Saturday night's show…
By: Matt Kiser / February 2, 2009
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