Month: December 2018

NEWS: OTEP announce European Tour!

There are still around 4x UK dates and support bands to be confirmed, however OTEP have announced a European Tour in February. The shows are in support of the bands current album “Kult 45” that appeared via Napalm Records in July. 13th London, Underworld 15th Manchester, Factory 19th Edinburgh, Bannerman’s

The Black Map #41: Krysthla from Wellingborough!

A large market town 11 miles from Northampton, Wellingborough was established in the Anglo-Saxon period with the name “Wendelingburgh” as a place surrounded by five wells. Appearing on the towns coat of arms, Redwell, Witche’s Well, Lady’s Well, Hemmingwell and Whytewell each have a place in the towns history. In 1959, the residents awoke to

NEWS: Mindwake watch the “Hourglass”!

It’s been a while coming but Cagnes France Nu-Metalcore crew Mindwake have album “B-52” well on the way with new single “Hourglass”. The band are returning with their original line-up for the offering which currently has no release date.

Playthrough: “Pisces” from Jinjer!

Recorded at a Guitar clinic in Kiev in their native Ukraine in October, here’s a guitar playthrough of “Pisces” from Ukraine’s finest export Jinjer. The band have released a pair of singles in “Ape” and “Dreadful Moments” from upcoming EP “Micro” while continuing to tour relentlessly!

Bootleg: Rivers of Nihil in Philadelphia!

Filmed at The Voltage Lounge in Philadelphia Pennsylvania on 19th October, here’s a full Pro-Shot set from Rivers of Nihil. The band are touring current release “Where Owls Know My Name” out now via Metal Blade Records.

Bootleg: Betraying The Martyrs in Holland!

“The Great Dillusion”, “The Resilient” & “Lost For Words” from Parisian Extreme Metallers Betraying the Martyrs in Melkweg, Amsterdam at the Netherlands stop of the Phantom Anthem tour with August Burns Red and Wage War?

Live Review: Bury Tomorrow at O2 Forum

Formerly known as The Mean Fiddler, the O2 Forum in Kentish Town London is a 2,300 capacity sold out venue tonight. Bury Tomorrow played a similar 4 band line-up here during the “Earthbound” tour cycle. It’s December. It’s cold and  pouring with rain. But Bury Tomorrow are here with Black Flame. Japanese Metallers Crystal Lake

Review: “Moon Phases” EP by Dizorder

Produced, Recorded and Mixed by Vincent Thermidor with a Mastering job by Anthony Chognard comes the debut EP from Parisian Female fronted Alternative Metal quintet Dizorder. They have already opened for Silverstein having only released this EP in October, the band have said that their influences are wide ranging enough to encompass Flyleaf, Deftones, Northlane and even Evanescence.

NEWS: “Abomasum” video from Toska!

Brighton Instrumental Progressive Tech-Metal trio Toska have released a live in the studio music video for “Abomasum”. The song is taken from their critically acclaimed recent release “Fire By The Silos” while the video was filmed at Brighton Electric.

Bootleg: “Hellborn” from Osiah!

At Fall In The Brawl 2018, Sunderland’s Osiah dropped this, a brand new song entitled “Hellborn”. The track is set to appear on an upcoming new album to follow on from their 2016 release “Terror Firma”.