Chelsea Grin and friends @ Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff

BANG! That’s what the Self-Inflicted tour came in with and that’s down to the A* bands and their stellar performances like the one they gave on the 6th of February at CLWB IFOR BACH. Chelsea Grin started their touring cycle for newest album Self Inflicted on the 3rd of February at Aarschot De klinker with […]

Once Human – Evolution

Female fronted metal bands are rather cool aren’t they? They’ve been around for as long as metal has been a thing, but the modern day seems to be bringing a metric shit-tonne of incredible new ladies to the front of the heavier, chuggier side of music, with the likes of Butcher Babies and New Years […]

The Final Clause Of Tacitus want you to Give Them Blood

Pretty sure that the guys in The Final Clause Of Tacitus are or knows someone who are vampires (or have I just been reading and watching too much supernatural stuff? That’s probably more likely), however they have released the video for new single Give Them Blood (see where I’m coming from?). The track is taken […]


Peace In Chaos is the newest EP from The Final Clause of Tacitus, due to be released on February 24th. It has a cool title, cool cover art, all that’s left is the music. The first track is 7 Years. Right away, this catchy track will get your head nodding. That, and it has a […]

Ghost Iris – Blind World

Ghost Iris are set to release Blind World on February 17. The Danish prog metallers were one of the most streamed Danish metal acts of 2016 and have come a long way since their formation in 2015, with this being their second record and they’ve toured Europe twice! The increasing volume of the atmospheric first […]

Hometruths – Open Your Eyes

Brit hardcore/metallers Hometruths are set to release their debut EP Open Your Eyes on March 3rd. In 2016, they garnered attention after posting defaced images of their most despised icons including President Donald Trump, across several UK cities. We got our hands on the EP to let you know what you can expect form the […]

Anthrax need fans help to create UK tour setlist!

Thrash metal legends Anthrax kick off their UK/EU Among The Kings tour where fans can listen to and mosh along to the band’s massive Among The Living album from start to finish! However, there is an extra surprise as the show will be split into two parts! The first, is the album from start to […]

Dragonforce announce new album!

Metal superstars Dragonforce have announced details of their new record! Reaching into Infinity is set for release on May 19, 2017 via EarMUSIC! Bass player Frédéric Leclercq, who also handled most of the songwriting for the record says; “We were flying out, playing a festival, then back into the studio, then back out again. It was […]

Within the Ruins reveal studio album video!

Ahead of the release of their forthcoming record Halfway Human (March 3, 2017 via Long Branch Records), Masschusetts metalers Within the Ruins have revealed a behidn the scenes making of the album video! The record was recorded in their own studio with producer and guitarist Joe Cocchi and vocal production took place at Zing Studios […]

The Final Clause of Tacitus want you to Give Them Blood!

As the release date for their debut EP At Peace in Chaos draws near (Fenruary 24, 2017 if you’d forgotten), rap/funk metallers The Final Clause Of Tacitus want you to give them blood! They don’t ask for much do they? The lead single from the EP Give Them Blood has been released and you can […]

Havok reveal Ingsoc

Thrash metalers Havok have revealed another track from their forthcoming record! Ingsoc is the latest to be lifted from Conformicide (set for release on March 10, 2017 through Century Media Records). The track is the longest on the record and revolves around George Orwell’s classic novel 1984. Lead guitarist Reece Scruggs says; “This is one […]

Righteous Vendetta are Cursed

After two long years metalcore rockers Righteous Vendetta are back with the new album Cursed, released next month. “After two years of writing and recording we are beyond excited to finally release this album with Century Media. For anyone that follows us, they know this has been a long process. But patience has paid off, […]

Bear premiere roaring new single Masks

Math metal rockers Bear have revealed their latest single and video, Masks, ahead of their new album released this April. Fans of The Dillinger Escape Plan and Meshuggah will want to get on board with the Belgian band who have managed to slick style that they have nailed down across the two albums they have […]

Sumo Cyco and Benji Webbe Move Mountains!

Now Sumo Cyco and Benji Webbe (of Skindred fame) are some strong lads and lass as they’ve filmed a video of themselves moving mountains! Well okay, maybe not but that is the title of the Canadian punk-metallers new single featuring the Welsh alt-legend. Moving Mountains is taken from the quartet’s forthcoming record Opus Mar, set […]

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 […]

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