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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 […]

SAVIOUR-LET ME LEAVE

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 […]

Halestorm – ReAniMate 3: The CoVeRs eP

Atlantic recording group Halestorm have unveiled details of their third EP of cover songs. Produced by Nick Raskulinecz “ReAniMate 3: The CoVeRs eP” will arrive in stores and at all digital retailers and streaming services on Friday, January 6th. Grammy award winning American rock band Halestorm are well known for their near non-stop touring often […]

Renegade Twelve – Renegade Twelve

Brit metallers Renegade Twelve are pretty new to the scene, having formed in 2014, but in 2016 alone, have clocked up 100 shows on the road! The East Anglian quintet won me over with their energetic and entertaining live shows after seeing them playing alongside Speaking in Shadows and Elessar earlier this month, so I […]

Celeb Car Crash – People Are The Best Show

Imagine a world where the mid-2000’s never ended. A happier place, full of Hot Topic t-shirts, mighty fringes, jeans tight enough to cut off any blood supply they may ever have again and My Chemical Romance still in existence (and not in that strange neon phase that accompanied ‘Danger Days’).  A time when eyeliner was […]

Ritual King – Elixir

The dynamic trio Ritual King are a three piece blues/ stoner rock band from Manchester. After putting their blood, sweat and tears into shows and intense writing where they put all their passion and work into creating a EP of tasteful blues riffs and funky rhythms. From this the EP Elixir was created. Originally the […]

Aphyxion – Aftermath

Aphyxion a metal band made up of 5 handsome guys from Denmark with a whole lot of talent. They have recently released their second album titled Aftermath. Having accomplished so much in their 20’s a lot can be expected from Aphyxion, & their latest album does not disappoint. Each track showcases their skills in great […]

COPE – Challenge Oppression // Pursue Equality

Devon punks COPE released their debut EP Challenge Oppression// Pursue Equality last month. If you’re a fan of the likes of Every Time I Die and Feed The Rhino then you are sure to like this. Also as described by guitarist Josh Bowles; “If you like punk and you’re pissed off with the way the […]

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