Month: October 2019

Bootleg: Skindred at Wacken!

On the Night of the Living Dred, it’s only right that we celebrate the Welsh Party Monster that is Skindred! They ripped it up at Wacken with “That’s My Jam”, “Kill the Power” and “Warning” during their set at the critically acclaimed open air festival. A new album in 2020 seems likely… if they can

Review: “Call For Justice” 7″ by Coldside

Very much a teaser for an upcoming 2020 full length album, Florida Hardcore crew Coldside have already been tearing up stages and burning down venues. Heavily influenced by the New York Hardcore scene, the band who feature ex-members of Wardogs, Vietnom, and C.B.S/Lita Gray in their ranks are as much about the lifestyle as they

Playthrough: “Solstice” from Absalom!

Released back in April, Manchester Progressive Tech-Metallers Absalom shared their self titled debut EP for us to review. A fine piece of work, they count amongst their influences Erra, August Burns Red and Architects. Here’s a freshly released playthrough video for “Solstice” that sees their string section get a close up. Steven Brown wrote an

Documentary: Sound like Linkin Park?

The Andertons TV long playing series sees Rabea Massaad of Toska fame show you how you can achieve the tones of the iconic Linkin Park album “Hybrid Theory” nearly two decades on… without busting the bank! It’s an album that influenced a generation so if you’re interested in playing their songs then this is the

Playthrough: “Fortune Teller” from Stray From The Path!

Pro-Shot by 197 Media at Chain Reaction in Anaheim California, here’s drum cam footage of Stray From The Path sticksman Craig Reynolds performing “Fortune Teller”. The VIP bundle of their current tour with Counterparts has a 7″ Split EP included, upon which they’ve covered “Movies” by Alien Ant Farm…. New album “Internal Atomics” is out

Bootleg: Polaris in Lakewood Ohio!

2020 should be the year that takes Australian Tech Infused Metalcore heroes Polaris to the next level. They’ve toured the hind legs off of the phenomenal “The Mortal Coil” so the next album is getting past due. Including “The Remedy”, “Consume” and “Lucid”, here’s a full set from them at The Phantasy Nite Club in

Review: “Incoming Transmission” by The Jibbons

Four years in the making, Staffordshire quintet The Jibbons have spend a year creating their debut full length album “Incoming Transmission” after defining their sound. They define themselves as a Hard Rock band but in truth there are a myriad of styles within their sound and by the time the unclean vocals in opening track

Listmania: 5x Bands For Whom It’s Halloween Every Day!

Critically acclaimed film director and musician Rob Zombie might be saying that Heavy Metal and Horror are “Treated Like They’re Just One Step Above Pornography” (which you can read about here) but we don’t think that we’re actually that bothered. Live and let live. Oh wait. It’s Halloween! Die and let die! Here’s a little

Bootleg: Get The Shot at Summerblast Festival!

Pro-Shot in Multi-Cam high definition by Edge Media on 17th August at Vorplatz Arena in Trier Germany, here’s a full set from Get The Shot at Summerblast Festival! The Quebec Canadian Crossover Thrash quintet have got “Infinite Punishment” out now and have been announced in the first wave of bands for Full Force Festival in