Kerrang! Magazine are asking what 9 things we want from the upcoming new Slipknot album in a recently released article here which makes for interesting reading. Coupled with the news that Robb Flynn has announced Machine Head as being “working on new heaviness” this week, it kind of got us thinking… What would we hope
When strange things happen, do you ever think you’ve somehow been trapped in the Twilight Zone? In this latest short from Canadian Black Metal Werewolf, he poses the question “What if I never listened to Metal?”. Shudder to think. Metal isn’t just music, it’s a lifestyle choice. So not listening to Metal? That’s like… Not
There is no doubt that Bloodstock Open Air Festival has been getting more and more commercial over the years. Some fans have even suggested it’s becoming more and more like Download Festival. Metal Hammer have put together 10 of the most hilarious reactions to Parkway Drive being announced as one of the headliners for this
The fans have spoken. Or at least the KoRn fans who read Revolver Magazine. They did a Top #5 vocal performances readers poll for Jonathan Davis and the outcome might surprise. You can read the full article here. For our money the choices are pretty interesting with only one choice from outside of the bands
After a couple of teases earlier in the week, xServitudex have returned with their second EP! Entitled “Bringing Your Hell”, it’s a 5 track affair mastered by none other than Joel Grind, the mastermind behind Toxic Holocaust! It was recorded after the bands European tour and was Mixed by Andy Nelson at Bricktop Recording. The
It’s time to celebrate the end of one year and the coming of another. 2018 had plenty of things going for it. New bands arriving on the scene, older bands reforming or returning from hiatus and of course a hat full of quality material. What will 2019 bring? Well… Hopefully plenty more of the same!
New Year’s Eve will be here tomorrow and that can only mean one thing. Our fifth and final installment of the bunch of 5 campaign! We’ve had albums, EPs, anticipated releases so now it’s the turn of the live band. We’ve reviewed a hanger full of live bands over the past year, so here are
We are now at the point of Listmania Season where it’s time for the Top #5 most anticipated releases of 2019! These are group of releases that have dates pencilled in rather than of the “Maybe” or “perhaps” or “Winter” variety…. 1. “Back To The Green Zone” by Road Mutant (4th January) Having witnessed their
Entitled “Rest In Power”, Banger TV have released a tribute to the fallen Metal & Rock Heroes from 2018. Accompanied by “St. Francis” by Josh Lippi & The Overtimers, it is a thing of beauty and a classy celebration in black and white. Ralph Santolla of Death, Deicide & Obituary fame, Carsten Otterbach of Morgoth and Dolores
Episode #3 of Listmania Season and it’s time to run down 5 really disappointing albums that were released in 2018. We’re not ones for negativity so this list is of albums which… we had pencilled in for a review and upon several listens we were like… “Meh. This is not good. We’ll pass. Next!” 1.