The Skinny: As 2015 was winding down, Toronto (as with much of North America), got blasted with some awesome metal when both Enslaved and Between the Buried and Me, the latter of which are currently supporting their new, Metal Blade Records progressive metal masterpiece, Coma Ecliptic, rolled through town! Ahead of their mind-melting performance, drummer Blake Richardson shared this crazy Tales of Touring Terror piece.


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