Articles about Heavy Metal
Bloodstock announce MORE awesome bands!
The festival line-up announcements just keep rolling (rolling, rolling, rolling) in this week don’t they! Today we have the news that Bloodstock festival have announced four more awesome bands for their 2017 lineup. Swedish metallers Soilwork are set for an appearance on Catton Park’s main stage. Frontman Bjorn “Speed” Strid says; “We are really thrilled […]
Monster Download festival lineup announcement!
Download festival has announced a mammoth 48 bands to it’s already incredible lineup! Festival organiser Andy Copping says; “We’re committed to delivering the best in rock and metal year on year for the Download fans, and this year is no exception. We’re thrilled to have core acts in the likes of Steel Panther, A Day […]
Galactic Empire – Galactic Empire
When most people think of Star Wars they think of sci-fi loving nerds, some light sabers or that video of a woman enjoying her Chewbacca mask a little too much. Turns out what we all should have been thinking all along was rock music. Galactic Empire are here with their self titled debut album to […]
2017’s Ones To Watch
Here at Alt Corner we love discovering new bands and artists. A month into 2017 and there are already some great bands making waves in the music world and setting themselves up to have a great year. Here are just a few of the bands we think you should be keeping an eye on this […]
Galactic Empire on their out of this world music
Galactic Empire are are releasing their debut self-titled album on February 3rd, and are preparing for a tour full of insane, energetic performances. The band combine pieces from the Star Wars soundtracks with heavy metal elements to create a whole new genre which really is out of this world. We caught up with Galactic Empire […]
Within the Ruins – Beautiful Agony
Metal veterans Within The Ruins have revealed the video for their latest single, Beautiful Agony. Check it out here; Taken from their album Halfway Human, out early next month, guitarist Joe Cocchi described the single as ‘a darker vibe than most of our previous material and this video totally conveys that.’ The forthcoming album is […]
Beyond The Black – ‘Lost In Forever’
Beyond The Black are unarguably on the rise in popularity, and with that comes more music being put out. Their new album Lost In Forever is perfect for people who like symphonic metal female fronted bands. They are similar to bands such as Lucana Coil, Evanesence and Epica. Their new album has everything you could want […]
Galactic Empire announce debut album!
In a galaxy far, far away, a band of the most fearful villains in the universe joined forces… to make one hell of a super group! Fed up of the Rebel Alliance always winning, Galactic Empire came together to tempt the metal-heads of Earth to the dark side (they have assured us, they have cookies!) […]
Heavy Scotland announce next wave of bands!
We’re starting the week as we mean to go on with the new lineup announcement for Heavy Scotland! Edinburgh Corn Exchange is set to be the go-to for all you metal-heads out there between April 1-2 2017! The latest acts to be announced are *drum roll* Finntroll, Fleshgod Apocalypse, Destruction and Ingested! They join the […]
Battle Beast announce UK tour for 2017!
Finnish heavy metal group Battle Beast have announced that they will be hitting the UK on their Bringer of Pain tour! This will be the band’s first headline UK run! The tour comes in support of their latest record Bringer of Pain which is set for release via Nuclear Blast Records on February 17, 2017. […]
Alter Bridge @ Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff
Alter Bridge are a band that you can be sure will put on a good show. After releasing latest album The Last Hero in October, anticipation was high for their UK tour. We hit up the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff to see if the quartet can still live up to the hype. First up is […]
Heavy Scotland announce two new bands!
The UK’s newest festival Heavy Scotland may only be in it’s first year but it is sure to pack a punch! Just aded to the inaugural line-up is US thrashers Havok and heavy metal legend Blaze Bayley (Iron Maiden, Wolfsbane). The festival is set to take place at Edinburgh’s Corn Exchange on April 1-2, 2017.
Our Review of Japanese Extreme Metal Band Sigh’s Album ‘INFIDEL ART’
Have you ever heard the term “Japanese Extreme Metal pioneers”? No? Well, if you’re curious as to what it means, then take a listen to Infidel Art by Japanese Extreme Metal Band Sigh, due to release on November 18th… Sigh
The Devil Wears Prada – Transit Blues – Album Review
The Devil Wears Prada are back with a new album, ‘Transit Blues’, which fans will definitely enjoy. From the off set, the album is more radio-friendly than previous ones which isn’t necessarily a bad thing. It’ll keep old fans pleased, and will no doubt bring the band a whole cohort of new fans.