Articles about Alternative
Normandie. Live @ Fuel, Cardiff. 19th July 2016.
As a whole the night was amazing. However, some bands had to cut their sets short due to sound tech difficulties.
Erik Chandler announces debut solo album!
Most notably known for his work as bassist in everyone’s favourite pop-punk band Bowling for Soup, Erik Chandler has announced that his solo side project The Erik Chandler Band is set to release debut album The Truth on August 19!
Maxdmyz Take On A-Z Questionnaire Challenge!
London-based five-piece alternative progressive metallers Maxdmyz take on the A-Z Questionnaire Challenge! If you think Glen Danzig meets Amon Amarth, you are half way to getting what the brilliant Maxdmyz are like!
Columbus announce debut album!
Brisbane alternative punk trio Columbus have announced their debut slbum will be released via UNFD on August 26 and titled Spring Forever.
Shield Fest II (FVK/More Than Most/Junior + more) @ Hobos, Bridgend
A very emotional night but it showed that FVK are going to go on and have plenty of success in their future ventures. A very good festival overall which organiser Adam Tibbs should give himself a pat on the back for! Now to count down the days until the next Shield Fest!
THY ART IS MURDER release first Depression Session trailer
THY ART IS MURDER have joined forces with The Acacia Strain and Fit For An Autopsy to create The Depression Sessions. The record is set for release via Nuclear Blast Records on August 12 and the first trailer has now been released.
Black Swan Theory Drop Video for “My Way”
Canadian Heavy Pop band Black Swan Theory have just released the high energy music video for their newest single, “My Way.” While the single was produced and mixed by producer Erik Ron, the band members directed and shot the impressively spirited music video themselves.
Gemini Syndrome to release Memento Mori
Alternative hard rockers Gemini Syndrome are set to release latest album Memento Mori via Another Century on August 19.
Cosmic Ninja – Judgement Day
The genre-blenders have been hiding themselves away, working on pressumably their debut EP/album with the first taster being the track ‘Judgement Day’. We are a massive fan of this female-lead outfit who are one of the most exciting bands in Bristol right now!
FVK announce split
It’s a sad day in the music world with the announcement that UK rockers FVK are calling it a day. Last night, the band released a statement explaining that following the departure of co-frontman Kier Kemp, the band were no longer going to continue.
The Brave are creating a new Epoch
The Brave have one goal for their band and that is to make music that moves people. Since their 2013 inception, the Australian quintet have been refining their sound, blending their hard-hitting riffs and smooth melodies. The band are set to release debut album Epoch via UNFD on August 5.
MassMatiks – 4AM
Explosive four-piece MassMatiks, have released the video for their second single ‘4AM’.
Like A Storm to tour with Alter Bridge
New Zealand (via US) didgeridoo-metal quartet Like A Storm are heading back to the UK and Europe this autumn after being picked to support US rockers Alter Bridge on their tour! The UK dates begin on November 23 and run through until December 2. The two bands will be joined by Volbeat and Gojira.