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Black Orchid Empire – Archetype | album review

Black Orchid Empire are essentially a combination of all your favourite bands - and their album 'Archetype' encompasses this.

Sumer announce debut tour!

Brit post-prog quintet Sumer have announced dates for their debut UK tour! Support for the December dates is For the Oracle.

Lucid Fly announce debut album!

US progressive/alt-rockers Lucid Fly have announced details of their debut LP! Building Castles In Air is set for release on November 11! The band have also released the lyric video for lead single Visions of Grandeur.

Foes – The Summit Lies Skyward

Make way and listen up for this Liverpudlian quartet as they release their debut album The Summit Lies Skyward. If you're a fan of Circa Survive or Karnivool you'll love this.

Rave The Reqviem – The Gospel of Nil

If Swedish industrial metal is your thing, then Rave The Reqviem might just be the ones for you. The five piece, who came from what was a solo project, have created a sound described as a mixture of industrial metal, heavy electronica and powerful rock and are ready to release their debut album, The Gospel of Nil to the world.

FOES announce UK headline run

FOES are set to hit the road in October in support of their forthcoming The Summit Lies Skyward record (out via Basick Records on October 7). The progresive post rockers have had a busy summer in terms of live shows, with appearances at ArcTanGent festival, Throwfest and Tramlines alongside a co-headline tour with We Never Learned To Live.

Deadly Circus Fire announce open auditions for new vocalist!

Do you like prog-metal? Do you have the voice for it? Well prog-metal stalwarts Deadly Circus Fire have announced that they have parted ways with vocalist Adam Grant and auditions are now open for a replacement. The band have a bust schedule coming up with Euroblast festival and a full European tour!

The Acid Ballet – Missing Children ’63

Do you ever feel like your life is set in a horror movie? Listening to Missing Children 63’ we take a look at the incredibly sinister time of disappearing children and serial killers stalking the streets.

Monuments announce UK dates!

Hardworking prog metallers Monuments have announced some select dates for the UK on their European run this August! The dates tie in with the band's appearances at ArcTanGent festival in the UK, Wacken Open Air festival and Summer Breeze festival, both in Germany.

FOES announce debut album!

FOES recently announced a co-headline tour with We Never Learned To Live, the dates for which surround the band's appearances at ArcTanGent, Throwfest and Fort Fest.

Dance Gavin Dance are preparing to go to the Mothership!

Sacramento genre-benders Dance Gavin Dance have announced their seventh album Mothership is set for release via Rise Records on October 7th!

Maxdmyz Take On A-Z Questionnaire Challenge!

London-based five-piece alternative progressive metallers Maxdmyz take on the A-Z Questionnaire Challenge! If you think Glen Danzig meets Amon Amarth, you are half way to getting what the brilliant Maxdmyz are like!

FOES team up with We Never Learned To Live for UK tour

Progressive post-rockers FOES are heading out on a UK tour next month co-headlining with Brighton quintet We Never Learned To Live.

Tigress at O2 ABC2, Glasgow

Headliners tonight were Tigress and they came to the stage with a flurry of energy! They got the hair on the back of my head standing on end. I couldn't help but notice their bassist was missing but they made up for it with pure energy...

First Bands Announced For Breaking Bands Festival 2017!

The ever growing and ever popular Breaking Bands Festival returns for its third year next May. Housed at the fantastic Stoke Prior Sports & Country Club in Bromsgrove, the Festival promises to deliver the very best emerging Metal, Punk and Rock bands to the general public.

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