• Watch Power Trip & Obituary Members Play “Executioner's Tax ” In Tribute To Riley Gale

    1 month ago - By Stereogum

    Last August, Power Trip frontman Riley Gale died at the age of 34 , an unfathomable loss for the hardcore and metal communities. Since Gale's passing, there's been a wave of sustained love for both Gale and his fans. Earlier this month, the surviving members of Power Trip spoke with the Los Angeles Times , and they mentioned the possibility that they could continue on as a band. Guitarist Blake Ibanez said, “We do want to continue to play music together; we just are not sure what that looks like at this time.” And more recently, most of the band paid tribute by playing a Power Trip classic...
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  • OBITUARY Covers POWER TRIP's 'Executioner's Tax' During Livestream

    OBITUARY Covers POWER TRIP's 'Executioner's Tax' During Livestream

    1 month ago - By Blabber Mouth

    Earlier in the month, OBITUARY announced a new two-part spring livestream series. The band performed its favorite songs on March 27 and will run through its classic third album, 1992's "The End Complete", in its entirety on April 3.
    During the March 27 livestream, OBITUARY played a surprise cover version of POWER TRIP's Grammy-nominated track "Executioner's Tax ", featuring a guest appearance by POWER TRIP guitarists Blake Ibanez and Nick Stewart. The performance was dedicated to POWER TRIP frontman Riley Gale, who passed away last summer.
    POWER TRIP confirmed Riley's death in a statement...
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