Bear take on the A-Z Challenge!
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 to headline Camden Rocks!
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 […]
Fort Fest announces more acts!
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; […]
Northlane – Mesmer
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 […]
A thank you to HIM
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 […]
We have a chat to Faux!
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 […]
Handmade Festival announce final line-up!
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, […]
Phlefonyaar are going to ring the Temple Bells After Midnight!
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 […]
Cassels write a Foreword!
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 […]
The Lurking Fear sign to Century Media Records!
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 […]
Blood Youth – Beyond Repair
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 […]
Restless Streets take on the A-Z challenge!
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 […]
Check out the Slam Dunk festival line-up so far!
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 take on the A-Z challenge!
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 […]
Threshold give us more tour details and their album title!
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 […]