Boris The Blade- Warpath

Boris The Blade are coming at us from down under this January with their new album, Warpath. The band, who take their name from an arms dealer, certainly haven’t lacked firepower with any of their previous efforts and Warpath comfortably keeps pace with their previous releases. This record isn’t one for the faint hearted, being […]

Fortune And Glory – Effigies

An Indie folk-rock band from Asheville, North Carolina known as Fortune And Glory have set the date of January 13th, 2017 for their EP Effigies to be released. I had the wonderful opportunity to have a listen! The EP starts off with a slow strumming of the guitar, a unique vibe is set making the […]

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 […]

Under Fire – Blackout

Under Fire is a pop punk band from Derry, NH who have recently released an EP named “Blackout”. The first track is full of inspiring lyrics that can be relatable in many of lifes situations. When one listens to a song, it can be understood in many different ways. What sticks out to ones ears, […]

You Me At Six – Night People

A lot has been said in the build up to the release of the latest You Me At Six album Night People in terms of the band heading in a different direction. There have been mixed views and it’s been like marmite, fans have either loved it or hated it. The title track is the […]

‘Red, Green Or Inbetween’ Album Review

  Liverpudlian pop-punk quartet, WSTR are thrilled to finally be announcing the completion and release of their debut album. Entitled ‘Red, Green Or Inbetween’, the record is set for release on January 20th, 2017 via No Sleep Records. First up on the album is track “Featherweight”. Already I have a sense of pop punk from the […]

Firewind – Immortals

Greek melodic power metallers Firewind are set to release their 8th studio album Immortals on January 20th! The band’s guitarist and mastermind Gus G (also guitarist to the legendary Ozzy Osbourne) says of the album; “our new album “Immortals” is a concept and focusing on the battles of Thermopylae and Salamis.” We got our hands […]

One OK Rock – Ambitions

Japanese rockers One OK Rock have had a hype around them for quite a while now and are gearing up to release debut Fueled By Records album Ambitions on January 13, 2017! For fans of All Time Low and Sleeping With Sirens, we got a copy of the record early to check it out and […]

Code Orange – Forever

Following acclaimed album ‘I Am King’, Code Orange are back with, ‘Forever’, and I’ve not heard anything like it. The album opens with the title track, which really is a slap in the face. It is immediately evident that this album is a metalcore album. The track is described by the band as a ‘fuck […]

Gravves – “Rattle”

I had the special opportunity to hear Gravves debut EP “Rattle” that is set to be released February 10th, 2017. Throughout the EP, trying to ‘rattle’ the listener is an understatement. The EP begins with a headbanging track and catchy lyrics, with a track named “My Pet Rihanna”. Don’t allow the first track to fool […]

Awakening Hyperia – Imbalance

Bristolian metallers Awakening Hyperia are set to take 2017 by storm. We first got a taste of what was to come with their awesome debut track Breathe in August 2016. The quartet’s eclectic backgrounds and music taste create a blend of metal that keeps you guessing as to what is coming next. Debut EP Imbalance […]


I’m sure most of us can agree that 2016 has been a terrible year, for a lot of reasons. But, with this year soon coming to an end, many of us anticipate what 2017 will hold for us. There’s a couple of things to look forward to, and that includes Saviour’s brand new album Let […]

Verse Metrics -We’ll Be Listening and Remembering Until We’re Old and Unsteady

Verse Metrics are a groove driven band from the City of Glasgow who formed in 2010. These four cats have released their latest EP at the beginning of December. The title I hear you ask? Well it’s a mouthful and a tongue twister of a title…here it is:- We’ll be listening and Remembering Until We’re […]

Steven Battelle – ‘Exit Brain Left’

Released December 2nd under his own label ‘Suffer For My Art’, Steven Battelle brought us his mesmerizing debut solo album, titled ‘Exit Brain Left’. Describing his own genre as ‘elaborate’, listening to the album it definitely accurately represents his music. It’s almost a case of David Bowie meets Enter Shikari and The Beatles, three bands […]

Sioux Falls- All Talk Is Small Talk

All Talk Is Small Talk is the new EP from Cheltenham based pop punk group, Sioux Falls who certainly don’t fall short. Released in November and consisting of five tracks it’s a solid set of songs! British pop punk has been on the rise in recent years and to me Sioux Falls embody all the […]

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