Bear are set to release their album /// on April 7th via Basick Records. The Belgian math-metallers draw inspiration from Meshuggah and The DIlinger Escape Plan and we asked the band to take on our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? Tough one, cause every song I hear can inspire […]
Feeder have been announced as headliners for this year’s Camden Rocks festival! This year’s shenanigans run on June 3, 2017 across 25 venues in the London borough of Camden. Frontman Grant Nicholls says; “It’s great to be playing Koko again as part of Camden Rocks Festival in my old haunt. I lived in Camden for […]
It’s more festival news with Fort Fest announcing yet more bands to it’s line-up! In only it’s second year, the festival’s inaugural run saw the likes of Young Guns take ot the stage and this year there are plenty more similarly great acts following in their footsteps! Announced in the next wave of acts are; […]
The Way We Were is the latest single from Stateside from the land down under, and bringing a great track to the table here in which should see them great exposure. The world of rock music needs more female-fronted bands like this to just blow you away with an amazing voice, and a hard hitting band to […]
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It’s March 24th and Northlane have a surprise for us all, the band have spontaneously dropped new album Mesmer. I was one of the lucky ones who got to hear it before its release so check out the track by track review of the record below; The gritty guitars of opening track Citizen build into […]
Sunday March 5, 2017 was a sad, sad day for love metal fans everywhere as Finnish superstars HIM announced they would be calling it a day after 26 years. Formed in 1991 by frontman Ville Valo and bassist Mikko ‘Mige’ Paananen under His Infernal Majesty. Following a brief hiatus in 1993, the band went on […]
It’s been a long time since Mallory Knox hit the road in the UK. The band are back with a new album, Wired, and this month are touring the UK with the incredible Fatherson and Lonely The Brave as support. We headed along to the opening night in Bristol. Kicking things off on the Wired […]
UK rockers Faux recently released their latest single Hot Headed and are soon to hit the road with Counterfeit and Tigress! We caught up with frontman Lee to talk about the aforementioned topics, horror (?) films and slimy yet satisfying… For those who haven’t heard your band, can you tell us what Faux is all […]
Birmingham pop punk band Coast To Coast will soon be releasing their latest EP – The Length of a Smile. With influences from bands such as Real Friends and Modern Baseball, I was curious to hear this. The very first thing that stuck out to me on the first track (Ajax) was the vocals. The […]
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Swedish post-punk dark pop band True Moon came about after vocalist Karolina and guitarist Tift realised how bored and frustrated they were with the current state of Swedish music. Their early experience with music helped them on their way to finding the sound they really wanted to create. Frontman Karolina Engdahl picks her top 5 […]
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Handmade Festival is set to take place on April 28-30, 2017 at the O2 Academy, Attenborough Arts Centre and various other local venues in Leicester. With just over a month to go, the organisers have announced the final group of artists to perform they are; Goat Girl, Baba Naga, Kovic, Courtney Askey, Little Hours, Peaness, […]
British doom duo Phlefonyaar have revealed the video for their latest single Temple Bells After Midnight! The track is taken from their forthcoming record Septic, Bitter and Hardbitten set for release via Cavernous Records on April 14. Speaking of the track and record, vocalist Paul March says; “Gather round ladies and germs and let Phlefonyaar […]
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Art-punk duo Cassels have announced a new record! Foreword is a collection of their previous material and three new songs, all made available on vinyl for the first time! Foreword is set for release via Big Scary Monsters on April 7, 2017. The record is the precursor to their debut record which they are currently […]
Sweden’s new death metal supergroup The Lurking Fear have signed to Century Media Records! The supergroup features members and former members of At The Gates, The Haunted, Skitsystem, Disfear and God Macabre and are currently working on their debut album which is penciled in for release later this year. The quintet got together not just […]
Today’s track of the day comes from prog rockers Order Of Voices with their new single Long For Air. The track is taken from their recently released record Constancy. The track was premiered via Prog magazine and you can watch the video below;
Harrogate hardcore trio Blood Youth are set to release their debut album Beyond Repair on April 7th. The record is the highly anticipated follow-up to EPs Inside My Head (2015) and Closure (2016). So let’s have a listen and see what the trio have come up with. Opener Making Waves is straight in with a […]
If you cast your minds back to last week, we brought you A Little More Us, the new single from US melodic rockers Restless Streets. We loved the track so much that we had to get them to tell us a little bit more about their band so we gave them the A-Z challenge! A […]
Employed To Serve are the self described ‘nasty hardcore’ band that have been making waves across the music scene. Touring with the likes of Funeral For A Friend and Rolo Tomassi they have got themselves into good company. Justine Jones let us in to her musical collection and gave us a run down of her […]
So 2016’s Slam Dunk festival was pretty rad wasn’t it? Well 2017 is set to be even bigger! We’ve had a few act announcements already and it’s looking like a monster with Enter Shikari heading up the festival and performing a special set to celebrate the tenth anniversary of their Take To The Skies album! […]
Witterquick are the Brit rockers that have been making waves in the underground scene over the past year or two including a sold out UK tour with Nothing But Thieves. Their forthcoming EP Hiding Palce is set for release on March 27th, 2017 and we asked the band to take on our A-Z challenge! A […]
Brit progressive metallers Threshold recently announced that they were working on their 11th studio album. The record is titled Legends Of The Shires which is set for release later this year! Also announced, is that the band are heading out on a European tour and are delighted to announce that Damnation Angels and Day Six […]
Oklahoma quartet Jule Vera have released the video for new single Lifeline. The young fourpiece met at a summer band camp which not only brought the band together but also led to the engagement of vocalist Ansley Newman and guitarist Jake Roland! The track is the first from the band on their new label Weekday […]
Palisades latest self titled album is so huge, that I’d consider it for album of the year (at least so far!) Let Down is the latest release from the New Jersey sextet which hits all bases from a commercial sounding track and soft verses, lined with great electronics and distorted guitar to bring their unique […]
Based in Milton Keynes in the UK, Insurgency is an up and coming festival ran by the Peachey brothers of The Acid Ballet, on the 11th of March 2017 I went over there to check it out and here’s what went on: Stolen Serenade Acoustic Opening the festival come the poppy, upbeat tones of Stolen […]
Southampton punks Creeper are more than just a pretty decent band, they give fans a whole other world to live in. After the release of third EP The Stranger (Roadrunner Records, 2016), the band’s disappearance and the story of James Scythe sent fans into a frenzy and attracted media attention throughout the world. During this […]
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Harrogate hardcore trio Blood Youth have captured hearts around the nation since 2014 with their incredible EPs Inside My Head (2015) and Closure (2016) and their energetic live shows. As the release date for their highly anticipated debut album Beyond Repair dawns (April 7, 2017), we caught up with frontman Kaya Tarsus to talk Beyond […]
If you could only listen to 5 albums or EPs for the rest of your life what would you choose? Charlotte Emilie, writer here at ALT CORNER has made their selection and tells us why. ____ When thinking about this, I’ll be honest – it took me the longest of times and it was a super hard […]
Scotland’s longest running metal festival Lords Of The Land is back for 2017 and have announced that the headliners will be Autopsy! The festival is run by the fans, for the fans and is completely self-funded and will be running at Barrowland Ballroom, Glasgow on April 1, 2017! The show will be Autopsy’s only UK […]
UK hardcore metallers Malevolence are back with a new record and single! Slave To Satisfaction is the first trakc to be taken from the band’s forthcoming record Self Supremacy, the follow up to debut album Reign Of Suffering. Frontman Alex Taylor says; “We are very excited to be making our return this spring with our […]
Casey have released a new single! Little Bird is taken from their recently released record Love Is Not Enough (out now on Hassle Records). Vocalist Tom Weaver says Little Bird is about “being too emotionally naïve or unprepared to help support them through it.” Check out the video for Little Bird below; The band have […]
It’s yet another festival line-up announcement (aren’t we being spoiled?). This time, 2000 Trees have announced yet more incredible acts! Already announced as headliners for Saturday are Slaves but they are now joined by Lower Than Atlantis and Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes join Friday’s co-headliners Nothing But Thieves! Also announced are *deep breath*; Thursday […]
Guildford pop-rockers Seasonal have announced their debut EP Bloom is set for release on May 19, 2017! Vocalist/bassist Matt Truseler says of the EP; “Lyrically we take a very honest approach. The songs on this EP are all about personal experiences from our lives and feelings. We wanted to avoid having songs with generic lyrics […]