Tag: Avenged Sevenfold

Review: “Compelled To Suffer” by Harbinger

London based Harbinger are a band we’ve watch rise to a force to be reckoned with over the past few years. From seeing them at a dive bar supporting Loathe in front of 50 or so people in 2017 to playing in front of a packed main stage at UK Tech-Fest that summer, they’ve gone

NEWS: Harbinger Announce “Compelled To Suffer”!

Having already released “Darkest Days” and a surprise Avenged Sevenfold cover for a Metal Hammer Magazine tribute album, London based unsigned Metal heroes Harbinger have announced their debut full length album will appear as a self release on 17th May! A return to the UK Tech-Fest main stage this summer seems inevitable! Pre-orders for the

Review: “Conspiracy” by The Raven Age

Comprising vocalist Matt James, axe wielding duo Tony Maue and George Harris and a rhythm section of sticksman Jai Patel and bassist Matt Cox, The Raven Age hail from Harlow in Essex. Following their debut full length “Darkness Will Rise” in 2017 and winning the ‘Best New Band 2017’ at the Planet Rock Awards, the band

Riff Police! Pull Over! #42: Underside Vs Avenged Sevenfold!

Avenged Sevenfold lifting *ahem* being influenced by Metallica is pretty common knowledge. Why? Because it’s so blatantly obvious! To be fair, they’ve got a wealth of decent material of their own and they created a decent song around that Metallica riff. “Unholy Confessions” is a fans favourite and has all the trademarks of the classic

Review: “The Perfect Storm” by Seek The Fallen

To some, a Metalcore trio from St. Neots in Cambridgeshire may seem like an odd concept. Not to David Bartolome, Sam Morritt and Will Morritt, collectively known as Seek The Fallen. Following a series of standalone singles and covers including “O.G Loko” by Of Mice & Men and perhaps surprisingly “Rockstar” by Post Malone, the trio got in

Playthrough: “Darkest Days” from Harbinger!

Recorded at their headlining show at Manchester Rebellion on 22nd September, here’s Drum Cam footage of Harbinger sticksman Joel Scott performing the bands latest single “Darkest Days”. The track was closely followed by them laying down an Avenged Sevenfold cover for Metal Hammer Magazine. If you haven’t already, check out the bands current release “Human

NEWS: Disturbed announce Trio of May 2019 shows!

While we’re on the subject of Nu-Metal, Chicago Illinois industrial tinged Nu-Metaller’s Disturbed will be upon our shores in May for a trio of dates in suposup of new album “Evolution”. Given the size of the venues some big support acts are anticipated. Their last UK run saw them with In Flames and Avenged Sevenfold.

The Black Map #30: Sworn Amongst from Kingston Upon Hull!

Heading 154 miles North of London to Kingston Upon Hull, we continue our journey across the Black Map of the UK Metal scene. Hull is famous for being quite the sporting hotbed with Rugby, Football and even Ice Hockey teams creating a fine cultural heritage. Also the home of pioneering industrial band Throbbing Gristle and

NEWS: Avenged Sevenfold covers released!

For anyone who hasn’t heard them already, Sumerian Records have released a pair of the tracks from the Metal Hammer “Tribute to Avenged Sevenfold” album that appeared a couple of months back. You may remember us asking Harbinger vocalist Tom Gardner about their experiences in our post-Upsurge Festival interview. For Sumerian Records part, they have

Riff Police! Pull Over! #26: Metallica Vs Excel!

A day late and a buck short. Better late than never? Sponsored by Bombay Sapphire Gin and Fever Tree Tonic, it’s time for another encounter of the Riff Police kind. Avenged Sevenfold have featured a couple of times having both been ripped off and done the deed themselves. Now it’s the turn of the mighty