Team Member: Simon Penhallow

Simon Penhallow's Articles:


Avenged Sevenfold have always been a divisive but creative band. Over the years their style has evolved though different genres and concepts, amassing hordes of fans as they grew. From their humble beginnings in the California hardcore scene, the band have developed into an act big enough to headline festivals. Some have even claimed that […]


As The Sun Sleeps return with their new EP ‘As Good As Gold’. Taking inspiration from bands like New Found Glory, Seaway and State Champs, As The Sun Sleeps bring fresh sound that is rarely heard in a scene saturated by serious emotional pop punk. The band released a fantastic video for Lifelines, released in […]


Beartooth have come a long way in a short time. Straight off the heels of their 2014 album, ‘Disgusting’, the quintet return with a new album and a new tour, this is ‘Aggressive’.  Beartooth return to the UK, bringing their unique blend of metalcore, hardcore, pop punk and everything in between. This time, they’ve taken Trash Boat […]

Tirade – Self Titled EP

Do you like modern rock and pop punk but get tired of every band in the scene sounding the same? Well Tirade are the band for you! This EP feels like the perfect follow up to their first entry “If I Told You I’d Have To Kill You”. This time they are back with a […]

Roam @ Manchester, Sound Control

Roam play security guards at their Manchester show.


It looks like our friends in Rage Against The Machine have been very busy as of late. In addition to the formation of Prophets of Rage (Ex members of Cyprus Hill, Public Enemy and Rage Against The Machine, their bassist Tim Commerford has formed a fresh gnarly punk project with two French nationals and named […]


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