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Hollywood Undead, Loathe @ Leeds o2 Academy

Hollywood Undead at the Leeds o2 Academy is, thus far, the biggest gig I've reviewed. They're also, as the saying goes, not my cup of tea. However, Avatar aren't my cup of tea. Royal Republic aren't (really) my cup of tea. Five Finger Death Punch definitely aren't my cup of tea. And I enjoyed all of those bands live.

P.O.D. and Alien Ant Farm @ O2 Academy, Bristol | Live Review

Brad went and saw Alt-Rock Heavyweights P.O.D. and Alien Ant Farm when their UK Tour hit the O2 Academy in Bristol.

Papa Roach – Who Do You Trust?

On their tenth studio album, Papa Roach move away from their nu-metal roots and into more radio rock territories. All whilst maintaining their signature personality and not losing any of the flare that made so many fans fall in love with them 19 years ago.

Crossfaith release video for ‘Make a Move’

Crossfaith have released a music video for Make a Move taken off their new album Ex Machina. Check out the awesome video here! On the track, KENTA KOIE says,  “This video was filmed while we were on our summer European tour, which was a great time for us. When you watch it you can really feel the sort of […]


Following the success of UK Tech-Fest this year, TECHABILITATION 2018 has been announced! It will be held on 11th November at The New Cross Inn, London. Uneven Structure will be joined by The Hirsch Effekt, Sumer, Perception, The Cartographer, Dividium, From Her Ashes, Jonny Turner, Brink of Extinction and Altitudes for what will be an insane night! Advance tickets are only £15 for […]

Rosen take on the A-Z challenge!

We wanted to find out a little bit more about one of our new favourite bands – Rosen, the Brit crossover crew who are set to release their new EP Set Loose on July 27, so we asked them to take on our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? Dr. Dre – […]

Rosen reveal Reverie

Rosen have revealed their new single Reverie! The track is taken from the crossover crew’s forthcoming self-titled EP (July 27). Check out Reverie below; The Londoners take inspiration for their politically charged nu-metal/hip-hop sound from the likes of Hacktivist, Korn, Limp Bizkit and Rage Against The Machine.


Dutch heavy music festival Complexity Fest have announced SikTh, Carnifex, Three Trapped Tigers, God Mother, Ulsect (Including members of Textures and Dodecahedron) and finally John Frum (supergroup made up of members from The Dillinger Escape Plan, The Faceless, John Zor) Many more acts are still yet to be announced. The dates of the festival are Friday 23 and Saturday 24 February 2018 and more information and tickets can be found […]

Killset – S.T.F.U

Killset released their sophomore album S.T.F.U on 7th July this year. Using producer Eddie Wohl once more, Killset maintain their late 90s, early 00s sound that is synonymous with Eddie’s work. The album is certainly a throwback and may provide some nostalgia, however it isn’t up to the standards of the most notable names of that […]

Ocean Grove release Stratosphere Love!

Ocean Grove have revealed the video for Stratosphere Love! The track is the next installment from The Rhapsody Tapes. The video sees Donny inviting people off the streets to enter Oddworld and get up close and personal with Ocean Grove! Frontman Luke Holmes explains; “This clip delves deeper into the inner workings of the Oddworld […]

Linkin Park @ The O2 Arena London

Night one of Linkin Park in London, which has already led to a bit of a sceptical pre-show. Firstly, after much debate of tickets stating “with Special Guests” it was finally confirmed that there was no support act and the band were “happy to play a longer set” which O2 Arena stated would be 8.30pm […]

Korn announce Brixton headline show!

Korn have announced they will be playing a one-off headline show at London’s Brixton Academy in August! The show serves as a warm up for their appearance at Reading and Leeds festivals and will take place on Wednesday August 23rd. Wed 23rd August – LONDON O2 Brixton Academy Sat 26th August – READING Festival Sun […]

Linkin Park release Good Goodbye video feat Stormzy and Pusha T!

Linkin Park have released the video for latest single Good Goodbye featuring British grime sensation Stormzy and US rap king Pusha T! The track is taken from the band’s forthcoming album One More Light, set for release on May 19. The video also features NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar! Check out the video below;

Papa Roach shout Help!

Papa Roach are set to release album number 9 Crooked Teeth on May 19th via Eleven Seven Music! The band have given us another hint of what we can expect from the record with the video for track Help! The track sees some of Papa Roach‘s best traits morph into more adventurous 21st century versions […]

Good Goodbye say Linkin Park and friends!

Linkin Park have released the latest track from their forthcoming album One More Light (May 19 via Warner Bros Records). Good Goodbye sees grime acts Stormzy and Pusha T join the numetal legends. Check out the trac below;

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