Month: October 2018

NEWS: Slipknot challenge you to “All Out Life”!

In probably the biggest surprise of the day, Slipknot released a brand new track entitled “All Out Life”! It features probably the most vitriolic vocal performance that Corey Taylor has brought to the plate since “Iowa” while having the kind of audio mix that “Vol. 3: The Subliminal Verses” has. Having been announced as one

Bootleg: Road Mutant in Norwich!

Filmed by Calvin Chadwick, here’s a Pro-Shot full set from Norwich’s Road Mutant! Caught on camera on 19th October at Steamracket, it’s a 19 minute home town throw down! The show also featured Sudden Loss of Limbs and Inhuman Nature. Having witnessed their onslaught at Upsurge Festival in August, their future is blindingly bright!

NEWS: God Syndrome want to “Weed Out The Weak”!

Extreme Melodic Death Metallers God Syndrome have released a new single entitled “Weed Out The Weak”, a cover of the Hypocrisy classic for Halloween! The Russian quartet have been busy in the studio of late, having released a cover of “Cataclysm Children” by Dimmu Borgir at the end of September. It wouldn’t be the first

NEWS: Integrity “Bark at the Moon”!

Continuing their recent stream of covers via Relapse Records and in celebration of Halloween, Integrity have surprise released a cover of the Ozzy Osbourne classic “Bark at the Moon”! The question is… Is it as good as the Shadows Fall version?

NEWS: “Deracinated” from Anti-Clone!

Boston’s Nu-Apocalyptic Metallers Anti-Clone have suprise released a music video for “Deracinated” from their debut album “The Root of Man”! Having appeared at London’s Smash Fest in August, the band have been quiet of late….

Bootleg: Full of Hell in Pennsylvania!

Filmed at the Voltage Lounge in Philadelphia Pennsylvania on 10th October, here’s a Pro-Shot full set from Full of Hell! Having announced their signing to Relapse Records in February, the Grindcore Quartet have been touring 2017’s “Trumpeting Ecstasy” while writing it’s follow up. Given it made Exclaim! Magazine’s top #10 albums for 2017, it’s going

Bootleg: Wednesday 13 at Bloodstock 2018!

Seeing as it’s Halloween, Bloodstock Festival have released a Pro-Shot full set from Wednesday 13! Filmed at this summer’s festival, it’s a 45 minute master class from the hammer horror inspired band! Current album “Condolences” is out now via Nuclear Blast, however they will be recording and releasing a new album in the not to

Playthrough: “Celeste” from Monuments!

Monuments guitarist Olly Steele demonstrates his skills as he continues to be part of the Gear Gods weekly riff series, breaking down “Celeste” in the latest episode. The bands new album “Phronesis” is out now via Century Media. Check out our review! They will be returning to our shores on 2nd November for a run

NEWS: Pop Evil Feburary Tour dates!

Grand Rapids Michigan’s Alternative Metallers Pop Evil have announced a trio of UK dates on their 2019 European tour. The quintet are touring their fifth and self-titled studio album which will have been our a year by the time they reach our shores! 27/02 Manchester, Rebellion 28/02 Birmingham, O2 Academy 3 01/03 London, O2 Academy

NEWS: Nik Nocturnal brings the Halloween Riffs!

Canadian Gutarist Nik Nocturnal has dropped a spooky riff compilation for Halloween that includes some mighty fine choices and choosing A Schecter Hellraiser to play them on is a touch of class! His choices span a mixture of Metalcore, Nu-Metal, Tech-Metal and Deathcore genres with the likes of Ice Nine Kills and Motionless In White