Month: August 2018

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

NEWS: Harmed have announced a UK run!

Hailing from Budapest Hungary are Harmed. You may remember that a while back we reviewed their Famined Records Debut EP “From Day One”. We never thought we’d see the day, but they’ll be upon our shores in September and October with Centuries. There are still a few more shows to be announced but here is

NEWS: Asteroid Boys announce a huge run of dates!

Despite cancelling their Upsurge Festival appearance, Welsh Grime Metal party band Asteriod Boys have announced a wealth of upcoming tour dates with Pengshui. Following our interview with Harrison Cook from Reclaimer, it may just be some of these dates he was hinting at playing! October 4th Glasgow, Audio 5th Edinburgh, Opium 6th Blackpool, The Tache

NEWS: Soulfly partaking in the “Ritual”!

It’s safe to consider Max Cavalera’s Soulfly Metal scene veterans at this point. Even his son and sticksman Zyon has been playing in the band since 2012. Their new album “Ritual” will see release on 19th October via Nuclear Blast with those all important pre-orders available here. The title track just got the classic 360

NEWS: Fit For A King head for “Oblivion”!

Fit For A King have released a lyric video for new song “Oblivion” from upcoming new album “Dark Skies. The album will see release in a couple of weeks on 14th September via Solid State Records with pre-orders available here. The Metalcore band have already pre-released a huge 5 songs in “Tower of Pain”, “The

Bootleg: END. At Staint Vitus Bar!

There are supergroups and there are SUPERGROUPS. Featuring members of Counterparts, Fit For An Autopsy, Misery Signals, Shai Hulud and Reign Supreme are END. Pretty much the best lineup of musicians you could ask for in such a band. Opening up for Hopesfall at Staint Vitus Bar in Brooklyn New York on 14th July and

NEWS: Entombed In The Abyss bass drop “Famine”!

Orlando Floridan Deathcore brutes Entombed in the Abyss have been joined by James Mislow & Chris Whited From King Conquer and Bryan Long of Dealey Plaza on brand new single “Famine” from new album “God Given Hell Risen” out this Autumn via Chugcore Promotions! And yes! All three guests appear in the video! The band

Bootleg: Cradle Of Filth at Wacken 2015!

Bizarrely, Cradle of Filth are playing a free show in Coventry tomorrow. They’re headlining the Rock Tent stage at Godiva Festival, taking the stage at 21:25. More details on that can be found here. If you ever not see them before, here’s a trio of tracks from their set at Wacken in 2015 to whet