Meshuggah @ Terminal 5

NEW YORK, NY—Swarms of conversing fans made their way down the avenue toward Terminal 5 on May 23. Every excited, loud conversation that I overheard seemed to begin and end with one word—Meshuggah. Original...

Rant ‘N’ Roll: Street Noise

In the 1990s, I served simultaneously as editor at Metal Maniacs and at Modern Screen’s Country Music magazine. It made me musically schizophrenic and I oftentimes found myself referring to some sweet count...

Meshuggah: obZen

After 2004’s single-song EP, I, and 2005’s follow-up, the single-song-split-into-13-tracks full-length, Catch Thirtythree, it was any wonder what the avant-garde-minded Meshuggah were going to write next. Well,...