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Soilwork announe UK support dates and headline show

Swedish metallers Soilwork are set to head to the UK for a support run with Arch Enemy. The group released their tenth album The Ride Majestic last year and now this August their UK fans can hear it live. Following the support run, the band have also announced a headline London show.

Into The Further release Daughter of Demolition

US metallers Into The Further today release debut single Daughter of Demolition. The band, fronted by scream queen Emily Patterson have created a haunting track with a great, prominent drum beat and beautiful vocals.

Butcher Babies/Sumo Cyco/ Dethias @ The Globe, Cardiff

It's pure metal mayhem in Cardiff as America's Butcher Babies are joined by Canadian's Sumo Cyco as their tour hits The Globe for the first of two Welsh dates.

Embers of Eden come out of the Dark

The band have been working hard to follow up 2015's debut EP Call To Arms and are set to release the title track of their new EP Dark on April 28th.The video is available from April 21 but you can get a sneak peek at the trailer below:

Emp!re announce new EP and video

UK rockers Emp!re combine edgy metal riffs and an incredible vocal range to bend the rules of genres. New EP Our Simple Truths set for release on May 20 is a perfect example.

Blackwork release Impasse EP

Glaswegian metal quintet Blackwork have released their cracking debut EP Impasse. The band's mix of modern metal, prog, groove and layered vocals are showcased perfectly in this 5 track release!

Hang the Bastard call it quits after current UK tour

London's metal sons Hang The Bastard have decided to call it a day. The riff masters have spent almost a decade touring and shredding together released the following statement on their social media channels...

Dethias – Red Cross Fundraiser @ Clwb Y Bont 25/03/16

In the backstreets of Pontypridd town centre lies Clwb Y Bont, currently the only venue that has live music. It's a small, quaint place that pays homage to its Welsh heritage with not only its name but also the multiple paintings that adorn the inside...

Introducing – Cleanse The Hive

Aberdeen metallers Cleanse The Hive are set to release debut EP From The Depths on April 17 2016 via all major online music outlets.

Blackwork release Alias video

Glaswegian metal quintet Blackwork have released the video or Alias. The track is taken from the band's forthcoming debut EP Impasse (out March 25).

Fleshgod Apocalypse UK tour approaches!

Italian symphonic death metallers Fleshgod Apocalypse are set to hit the UK on a 7 date run in March with support from British metallers Xerath.

Blackwork announce debut EP

Glaswegian metal quintet Blackwork are set to release their debut EP on March 25. Impasse combines a modern metal sound with prog, extreme metal, elements of groove and layered vocals.

The Ever Living announce self-titled EP

London quartet The Ever Living are set to release their self-titled debut EP on April 1. The five track release explores the boundaries of modern rock and metal and contains thick guitars, roaring vocals and atmospheric instrumentation.


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