Articles about Heavy Metal
Freakangel – How the Ghost Became..
Born out of the depths of Suicidal Romance, covered in grime, dirt and heavy riffs come Freakangel. Taking influence from bands such as Combichrist, Nine Inch Nails and Fear Factory, they reach to the darker side of the industrial metal genre with heavy drums, dark vocals, darker synths and thrashing guitars but yet, still incredibly […]
Neck Of The Woods – The Passenger
Vancouver’s progressive metallers Neck Of The Woods are releasing their killer debut album The Passenger through Basick Records on 15th September! Neck Of The Woods have already released an insane single from the new album entitled Bottom Feeder which you should definitely check out below. On the new single, the band has said it is about “Recognising recurring patterns in relationships that […]
InVisions – Never Nothing
York metalcore rockers InVisions have slowly been teasing their self released debut album, Never Nothing, for a while now. Having released three singles from the record – Turn Up, a party anthem. followed by Purge, tinged with the darker side of metalcore and concluding with the latest single is Soul Seeker. The album is finally here and it’s as loud […]
Cursed Earth – Cycles of Grief Volume 1: Growth
Fresh from signing to UNFD Australian metallic hardcore band Cursed Earth released the Cycles of Grief Volume 1: Growth EP on the 4th August. This EP sees the group display a true understanding of the various styles of heavy music, whilst maintaining a thematic consistency based around the darker aspects of life. The EP has […]
Alter Bridge – The Other Side
Today’s track of the day comes from Alter Bridge with their new single The Other Side! It’s taken from their Live At The O2 Arena + Rarities album (September 8, Napalm Records) and features a montage of the quartet performing at Download 2017 and the aforementioned O2 arena sellout show! If you haven’t got on […]
Make Them Suffer – Worlds Apart
Australian six-piece Make Them Suffer released their album Worlds Apart on July 28th. The album is full of catchy hooks, anthemic choruses, and it’s almost worlds apart from their previous albums. ‘First Movement’ opens the album, and immediately sees the band move away from their deathcore roots, onto something a little more progressive. Their style is more melodic […]
Sevendust Sign With Rise Records
Heavy metal five-piece Sevendust, formed in 1996, have recently been signed to the well-known Rise Records. Bands that have also been signed includes the impressive Five Finger Death Punch, Of Mice & Men and even PVRIS. This occurred after the massive success of their latest album, Kill The Flaw, which awarded the band with their highest album […]
Acacia Strain – Gravebloom
Deathcore band ‘Acacia Strain’ have released their 8th album, Gravebloom, and the 11 track mammoth of an album is full of heavy breakdowns, growls, and drone sounds. Faster songs like ‘Calloused Mouth’ and ‘Bitter Pill’ do well to add variety to the generally almost sludgy sound with rumbling bass lines and filthy riffs under rasping […]
2000 Trees Festival 2017
Multi-award-winning 2000 Trees festival is set in the stunning Cotswold Hills. Boasting over 130 of the best bands the world has to offer this year is looking to be one of the best yet and that is saying something!
Dream Evil are a Creature Of The Night!
Swedish heavy metallers Dream Evil have released new single Creature Of The Night! The track comes from their forthcoming album Six, set for release on May 26th via Century Media Records. The band say; “When we chose from all recorded songs the ones to be released on the main album, we summoned a Heavy Metal […]
The Lotus – Mars X
The early noughties have pushed to the forefront lots of new, and interesting bands, and alongside them come The Lotus. If Muse and The Deftones met in a pub and had a cheeky couple of Sambucca’s and hit the town and ended the night with a ride on a spaceship, that’s exactly what this […]
Lancer unleash Dead Raising Towers!
The title sounds a bit scary doesn’t it? Luckily for us, its just the name of Swedish heavy metallers Lancer‘s new single! Dead Raising Towers is taken from their January 13th Nuclear Blast Records released album >>Mastery<<. Guitarist Fredrik Kelemen says of the live video; “From Hamburg, the last German show on our European tour […]
Iron Maiden UK dates and album reissues!
Iron Maiden are set to resume their Book Of Souls World Tour in Europe in April, the tour is set to hit our shores in May and you can check out the dates below; MAY 04 UK Nottingham Motorpoint Arena 06 Ireland Dublin 3Arena 08 UK Manchester Arena 10 UK Sheffield Arena 11 UK Leeds […]
Within The Ruins – Halfway Human
Within The Ruins have been making quite a name for themselves recently in the death-metal genre. With their 5th album release (and third via E1 Music record label) Halfway Human has expectations to reach. Let me give you a track by track review. Opening with a low beefy riff on Shape Shifter, with a classic […]
Silence Speaks for While She Sleeps
While She Sleeps have revealed their new single featuring guest vocals from Bring Me The Horizons Oli Sykes. Taken from their forthcoming album, You Are We, set for release this April, Silence Speaks is a demonstration in why While She Sleeps are one of the best and most exciting heavy rock bands in the UK. […]