Tigers and Lambs are a strange combination really (although both are super cute animals, but I digress..). Stoke rockers Alter Eden have given us all a treat as we enter the festive season with the release of new track Tigers & Lambs. Now the title suggests a fierce yet cute track and I don’t know […]
The metal/ dance/ J-pop fusion phenomenon, BABYMETAL, are back, releasing a live album of their first ever UK arena show. BABYMETAL has come so far in a relatively short space of time, doing well for their 17/18 ages. They’re a band I’ve wanted to see live for a while now, as so much goes into their live […]
UK glam punk rockers Dead Frequency have spent the last few years building a strong and loyal fanbase through constant gigging all across the country. The trio have shared the stage with the likes of party king Andrew W.K and rising superstars Creeper. But following the November release of their Tough Tracks and Setbacks EP, it […]
Tonight, in London is going to be interesting. Tonight is the night we witness a collective of two genres that normally wouldn’t mix, and here it is, in The Borderline in the heart of London’s West End. As we enter the venue, support act Rodney Brannigan’s a Texan living in London is already on stage […]
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Today’s track of the day comes from the wonderful pop-punkers WSTR. The track is the third to be taken form their debut album Red, Green or Inbetween (set for release via No Sleep Records on January 20, 2017). Can you believe its only their debut and that they’ve only actually released ONE EP in their […]
Arcane Roots have finally unleashed their highly anticipated single Curtains! The track had it’s world premiere on December 4ths Daniel P. Carter’s Radio 1 Rock Show and can now be bought from all digital platforms! You can listen to the premiere (which includes a DOUBLE play, it is that good!) here. The band have also […]
Bloodstock Open Air Festival is getting into the Christmas spirit with yet another lineup announcement! Welsh hellraisers Skindred are set to make their BOA debut, bringing their boisterous live shows and unique blend of reggae, metal and punk to the festival. Also it will be BOA goers’ first time to join the infamous Newport helicopter! […]
Australia are known for producing some awesome bands across all genres from the likes of 5 Seconds of Summer, and With Confidence to Hands Like Houses and Parkway Drive. However, none of them come close to the sheer awesomeness of Boris the Blade! The quintet take the title for the country’s most violent and heavy […]
Hard-rockers Killswitch Engage are currently on tour with Welsh metallers Bullet For My Valentine but they have another surprise for us! On December 9, the band are set to release a 2-disc Blu-ray and CD package called Beyond the Flames: Home Video Vol II. Watch the trailer below; The blu-ray disc sees a 75 minute […]
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London based five piece Hunter Kill Hunter release their second and aptly named EP, II, on December 2nd. The record starts with a short intro that flows flawlessly into opener Too Much To Take. Throughout the track we hear the bands two vocalists sharing duties and playing off of each other as they continue to […]
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Oxford based pop punk six piece Better Than Never released their sophomore EP Head Under Water on December 2nd. The EP is a follow up to debut, Homemade Hero which was released in February this year. The EP itself focuses on some of the band members struggles with depression and anxiety as well as touching […]
[Bannerad] So there’s a band that have started a movement and totally blown up over the past year or so, Creeper have had a phenomenal 18 months or so since their inception in mid 2014. They have already toured the UK and Europe numerous times as support for some of the biggest bands including Moose Blood, Neck […]
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New Jersey’s Palisades our our track of the day with new single Through Hell! The track is the second to be taken from the band’s forthcoming self-titled album, set for release via Rise Records on January 20, 2017. You can check the awesome track out below: Palisades have recently finished a UK run in support […]
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall would be the last venue you would expect to see a hard rock band perform. The people of Glasgow witnessed an electrifying rock concert. One which will resonate through the Concert Hall walls for the ages In the middle of their UK tour. Black Stone Cherry sold out the Glasgow Royal […]
InVogue Records have a number of great artists on their roster and one of the most promising are Canadian trio Courage My Love! The band have now announced details of their major label debut full length! Titled Synesthesia and recorded in Toronto, the record is set for release on February 3, 2017. You can preorder […]
Team Walf and Brooklyn Bowl Rising Rocks presented a brilliant lineup showcasing four of the best up and coming alternative rock bands in the UK. First on the bill was Mummy, a sludge/stoner rock four piece. The band came on to a still gathering crowd, with little response. However once they started playing more people […]
Today’s track of the day is a heartbreakingly beautiful one! New Jersey’s Youth In Revolt have released the lyric video to new single Not Giving Up. The track is the second to be taken from their forthcoming debut album The Broken, following the premiere of the title track last month. If you’re a fan of […]
Do you like modern rock and pop punk but get tired of every band in the scene sounding the same? Well Tirade are the band for you! This EP feels like the perfect follow up to their first entry “If I Told You I’d Have To Kill You”. This time they are back with a […]
For many years, there have been comedy bands. Weird Al Yankavich, Steel Panther, Spinal Tap, Tenacious D and the likes have left us chortling away whilst also delivering some truly kick-ass tunes, yet each of these acts share one huge part of what makes them who they are. All of them are a parody […]
Brighton’s As It Is have today released the third track from their highly-anticipated forthcoming second album ‘okay.’, ‘No Way Out’. [youtube v=bHBREGvumbI] ‘No Way Out’ follows the album’s title track and ‘Pretty Little Distance’, and as vocalist Patty Walters states “is about the desperation and exhaustion from struggling, when your best intentions and attempts seemingly lead you nowhere. Musically, the song […]
It looks like our friends in Rage Against The Machine have been very busy as of late. In addition to the formation of Prophets of Rage (Ex members of Cyprus Hill, Public Enemy and Rage Against The Machine, their bassist Tim Commerford has formed a fresh gnarly punk project with two French nationals and named […]
Pop-punk quartet Homebound’s new single ‘Distrait’ [youtube v=wkaDvcuvsR0] Discussing the track’s origin, vocalist Charlie Boughton reveals, “It’s very easy to just ignore your problems and let them get on top of you because you don’t wish to burden others with it or in the fear they won’t understand. By my own admission, I know I do […]
The more I listen to this album, the more I enjoy it all, and the more it invades your mind. It’s easy listening, radio friendly, feel good Indie Rock music. It’s almost like modern day Indie and punk rock from the Naughties had a musical baby. The major tonality throughout the album is very […]
Kicking the night off was Genus Ordinis Dei. The first thing that hit me about them was the Brilliant rhythmic drumming. There were layered with good heavy guitars with plenty of meaty rifts. As a metal band they used a backing track effectively and was not over used to the point where I was cursing. They […]
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Convention-defying melodic punks Darko are pleased to reveal a high octane live video for ‘Canthus Viewpoints’, the last track to be taken from the Sea of Trees EP, out now on Lockjaw Records (Drones, Antillectual, Belvedere). Containing an eye-watering amount of intense, shred-laden skate punk that barrels along at a pace that would drain the […]
Based in Bristol, BLANK ATLAS, are an alt rock trio composed of twin brothers Dan & Tom Thould with Chris Simpson. Their music filled with 3 part harmony accompanied by big hooks, riffs and a lot of energy! On October 14th 2016, they released their newly released EP Solitude and so, we decided to catch up […]
CELEB CAR CRASH are a rock band from Italy made up of lead Nicola, Carlo Alberto, Michelangelo and lastly, Simone to finish and shape the music project that is Celeb Car Crash. Since April 2013 with them releasing their first record AMBUSH! through Antstreet Records, they have been working towards their second album “People Are The […]
Head Under Water, the second EP from Oxford pop punk sextet Better Than Never, saw it’s release today via Fox Records. Vocalist James Harris commented: “With this EP we really wanted to take everything we learnt from our last one and build upon the foundations we had made. It gave us some great opportunities to […]
Hailing from Borås, Sweden, contemporary metal act, Concealed In Clouds, recently released the eclectic music video for “Aspire”. Following the ethereal and rare dynamic of their previous single “Dewdrops”, featuring Telle Smith of ‘The Word Alive’, “Aspire” provides an impressive visualization and look into the dedication and the passion expressed by the people brave enough to follow […]
Danish melodic death metallers Aphyxion are gearing up for the release of their latest album Aftermath (December 2). The youngsters have an impressive CV with their monstrous riffs and massive hooks seeing them enter the history books as the youngest ever band to play Wacken Open Air festival when they were just 16 years old! […]
It seems Ocean Grove know a few arsonists…. The quintet are the only known practicers of a genre called Odd World Music and their new single These Boys Light Fires was written, recorded and produced in the bedroom of drummer Sam Bassal! The track takes you on a journey through chaos. Frontman Luke Holmes says […]