Trap Them

Trap Them Vocalist Breaks Both Feet Onstage And Keeps Playing

Ryan McKenney, frontman of the Massachusetts grindcore band Trap Them, is a motherfucking trooper. On Saturday night, while performing in the Dutch city of Eindhoven,…
Tom Breihan | October 19, 2016 - 9:47 am

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – August 2016

The end of the summer doldrums always brings tidings of many noteworthy metal releases, as record label employees return from their beach vacations and say,…
Doug Moore | August 31, 2016 - 2:33 pm

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – April 2014

In last month's Black Market, we spent a lot of space celebrating the triumphant returns of numerous kings: Agalloch, Triptykon, Thou, Eyehategod ... even the…
Michael Nelson | April 30, 2014 - 12:01 pm

Trap Them – “Salted Crypts”

The last album released by Seattle/Boston death/punk/crust band Trap Them, Darker Handcraft, was one of the musical highlights of 2011. The band is set to…
Michael Nelson | April 8, 2014 - 1:25 pm

32 Must See Bands @ SXSW 2011

Come March every year, the same questions are asked, retreaded thought pieces get pitched: What does it mean to have a music industry festival in…
Stereogum | March 16, 2011 - 9:10 am

Haunting The Chapel

Trap Them – “Evictionaries” (Stereogum Premiere)

Dark grind-speed, Entombed-loving hardcore punk crew Trap Them's new Kurt Ballou-produced third full-length Darker Handcraft comes out in a couple weeks and it's, without a…
Brandon Stosuy | March 3, 2011 - 11:24 am