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As It Is – “Okay”
Since the release of their highly-praised 2015 debut album Never Happy, Ever After, Brighton, UK’s As It Is have garnered an ever-growing, devout fan following with their sincere and relatable lyrics, charged with energised pop-rock melodies. With the release of their sophomore album Okay., the members of the transatlantic quintet – Patty Walters (vocals), Benjamin […]
Avenged Sevenfold supported by Inflames and Disturbed @ Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff
Stevie took some amazing pics of Avenged Sevenfold at their recent Cardiff perfomance
Rawkus club night hits London!
There’s been a bit of a gaping hole in London’s alternative nightlife following the end of Uprawr at Dingwalls but never fear as Rawkus has FINALLY branched out into the capital! Rawkus is one of the UK’s biggest pop-punk/hardcore/metal/alternative nights and has been seen as along term collaborator with Download and Y Not festivals for […]
As Lions annouce UK and US tour dates
UK five piece As Lions have announced a 10 date Spring US tour alongside an appearance at new UK rock festival Fat Lip this summer. Following the release of Selfish Age, the bands debut album, last week the band are ready to take their hard hitting rock sound on the road across the US and […]
Palisades – Fall
To be quite honest, we love a bit of Palisades here at AltCorner Towers. So it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that their new single Fall is our track of the day! Fall is taken from their recently released self-titled record Palisades (check out the review here). The hype surrounding these guys is […]
Hacktivist announce Ben’s departure!
Sad news coming from the Hacktivist camp today as the band announce the departure of co-vocalist Ben Marvin. Ben has been a major part in the band as one of the founders and co-vocalist but due to family commitments, has decided it is best to part ways. You can read Ben’s and the bands statements below; […]
The Final Clause of Tacitus reveal EP details and new single!
The Final Clause of Tacitus have followed up last week’s EP announcement with more details! Peace in Chaos is set for release on February 24 and we can now get a glimpse of the artwork, tracklisting AND lead single! We’re being spoilt here! Peace In Chaos Tracklisting: 1) 7 Years 2) Give Them Blood 3) […]
Awakening Hyperia take on the A-Z challenge!
Bristol based metal band Awakening Hyperia kicked off 2017 with the release of their debut EP Imbalance (out now) and showed mature songwriting beyond their years. We challenged the band to take on our A-Z questionnaire. A song that made you want to make music? “Beast And The Harlot” – Avenged Sevenfold Best riff you’ve ever written? […]
Wintersun reveal concept of The Forest Sessions
After last weeks announcement of their debut albums title, melodic death rockers Wintersun have finally revealed the concept of their epic 53 minute long third album. Mastermind Jari of the band comments, ‘Yes, you guessed it! This album is our version of Vivaldi’s ‘The Four Seasons’, but it hasn’t got anything to do with Vivaldi […]
Northlane show Intuition!
Northlane have released new single Intuition. It was first debuted during their headline set last weekend at UNIFY 2017 and rapidly appeared online via fan footage! To accompany the official release, the band have premiered the video, which was filmed by Jason Eshragian at the festival. Guitarist Josh Smith says; “It’s time to release this […]
BEARTOOTH – THE RITZ MANCHESTER – 12/12/16
Beartooth have come a long way in a short time. Straight off the heels of their 2014 album, ‘Disgusting’, the quintet return with a new album and a new tour, this is ‘Aggressive’. Beartooth return to the UK, bringing their unique blend of metalcore, hardcore, pop punk and everything in between. This time, they’ve taken Trash Boat […]
RatsEatRats, Camcorder, Wolfs & CPR @ The Wheatsheaf, Oxford
RatsEatRats incredible Oxford Debut, supported by Camcorder, Wolfs and CPR.
HALFNOISE @ The Joiners Southampton
Former Paramore drummer, Zac Farro, braved the cold weather and snow warnings to bring his indie rock project, HALFNOISE, to the Joiners Arms in Southampton on Thursday night. The five piece were supported by London based indie-rock band, Gillbanks. Walking on to the stage, to a less than half full Joiners, Gillbanks, quietly picked up […]
The Picturebooks think Home is a Heartache!
Blues-rock duo The Picturebooks are set to release their new album Home is a Heartache via Another Century on March 10, 2017! The German duo comprised of guitarist/vocalist Fynn Claus Grabke and drummer Philipp Mirtschink combine heavy rock with a tint of enthralling blues. The duo say; “We toured our first album Imaginary Horse for […]
AFI – Get Hurt
It’s just under a week (6 days YAY!) until AFI release their latest album AFI (The Blood Album) (you can check out our review here). To celebrate, we are making their latest single taken from the record Get Hurt as our track of the day! Their latest record is album number 10 and their first […]