Invisible Oranges Staff
Backpatches & Elbowpatches #1: An Introduction to Metal and Academia
In the first installment of his new column, metal musicologist and published author Ross Hagen begins a deep dive into metal and academia.
January 2021 Release Roundup
Our picks for January: four must-listen albums recommended by our staff and three albums we reviewed this month that shouldn't be skipped.
Screaming Bloody Oranges, Episode #10: Heavy Metal Drummers
Andrew Rothmund, Langdon Hickman, Joe Aprill, and Ted Nubel talk about some of their favorite drummers in heavy metal and what pushes the best over the top.
Upcoming Metal Releases: 1/31/2021 – 2/6/2021
All the new metal releasing between January 31st, 2021 and February 6th, 2021 -- spin (or skip) new music from The Ruins of Beverast, Cult of Luna, Korpiklaani, and more.
Gateways To Gaming: A Love Letter to Twisted Metal 2 and Morbid Angel’s “Gateways to Annih…
In this new column, the inimitable Necrosexual discusses pairings of classic video games and classic albums from his past -- for starters, the timeless Morbid Angel album "Gateways to Annihilation" and the PS2 classic combat-driver Twisted Metal 2.
Upcoming Metal Releases: 1/24/2021 – 1/30/2021
All the new metal releasing between January 24th, 2021 and January 30th, 2021 -- spin (or skip) new music from Accept, Tribulation, Demon Head, and more.
Screaming Bloody Oranges, Episode #9: Discussing Album Art + A Metallica Deep-Dive
Andrew Rothmund, Langdon Hickman, Joe Aprill, and Ted Nubel talk about how album art shapes our experience with music, and then discuss Metallica in-depth.
This List Goes to Eleven: Invisible Oranges’ Top Ten Records of 2020
2020's end-of-year listmania yielded a set of records (including a tie for tenth place) that we deem indisputable champions. Well, unless you want to dispute these on Twitter, anyway.
Upcoming Metal Releases: 1/17/2021 – 1/23/2021
All the new metal releasing between January 17th, 2021 and January 23rd, 2021 -- spin (or skip) new music from Wardruna, Asphyx, Nervosa, and more.
Austin Lucas vs. Converge’s Nate Newton: An Artist to Artist Interview
Sure, we could interview artists… or we could have them interview each other. The multi-talented metal, hardcore, and country artist Austin Lucas talks to Converge bassist Nate Newton about their history, dealing with gatekeeping, and pursuing life's passions.