Month: September 2021

Bootleg: Bloodshot Dawn at Bloodstock!

A pro-shot full set from Bloodshot Dawn upon the Ronnie James Dio Stage at Bloodstock 2021 has surfaced that includes “Survival Evolved“, “Smoke & Mirrors” and “Reanimation” with the band joined by fill in Guitarist Charlie from Woe Betide and drummer Ben from This Is Turin due to the whole Great Plague scenario. They’re promising

Review: “Nervures” by Michel Anoia

“The horizon darkens, and the water hardens. The story continues for Michel Anoia on Nervures just as much as it ends, an initiatory journey that has only just begun. From v*olence suffered and acted out, from past experiences to that of the present. The seven songs on Nervures evoke the pangs of guilt and torments

NEWS: Exodus draw the line at Clickbait!

It’s about time we had a second single from the 19th November via Nuclear Blast releasing and highly anticipated “Persona Non Grata” from Bay Area Thrash titans Exodus and if you asked them in 1985 if they’d ink a track called “Clickbait” they’d have laughed in your face. The album is their first for seven years

NEWS: It’s like Wrestle Mania for No Face No Case!

Because they’ve tapped up not only Alan Grnja from Rotterdam Netherlands heavy hitters Distant but also Rok Rupnik from Japanese culture loving Deathcore brutes Within Destruction for a new single called “No Hope” that is a fierce a f*** while also thanking Silent Generation and Abyss Above for making appearances in the video. Nu-Beatdown from the

NEWS: “The Scythe’s Remorseless Swing” from Carcass!

The highly anticipated new album “Torn Arteries” from Death Metal legends Carcass has been celebrated with a music video for “The Scythe’s Remorseless Swing” from the Nuclear Blast release directed by Chris Marley. Named after a demo tape recorded by former drummer Ken Owen, this is the band’s first album in eight years after 2013’s

NEWS: Insomnium share “The Wanderer” video!

Celebrating the release of their new EP “Argent Moon“, Finnish Melodic Death Metal pioneers Insomnium have presented a video for “The Wanderer”, meaning that every single cut on the EP has had one. The quintet will once again be touring across mainland Europe in November and December before joining Finntroll for a run of shows

Playthrough: “Contretemps” from Dimman!

Is it cool for bands to wear their own merch these days? Perhaps this guitar playthrough from Dimman for “Contretemps” also serves as an advertisement hoping that you’ll swipe up some of the Finnish Melodic Death Metallers merch. The cut is one from the bands stunningly good debut full-length album “Songs And Tales Of Grievance“, a

Bootleg: Ryker’s in Hannover!

Resurrected from decaying tape and transferred into the digital World, here’s a full set from German Hardcore crew Ryker’s in Hannover Germany opening for Sick Of It All at the Musiktheatre Bad on 2nd July 1994. If you missed it, we recommend their latest offering “The Beginning” which dropped back in May 2019 via BDHW

Track Review: “The Nihilist” by Spoiler

They say that three times a charm and for Essex based Nu-Metalcore quintet Spoiler, “The Nihilist” marks their third single behind “Brighter” and “Repressed“, a track adorned by cover at that paints them a shade darker than previously. Comprising seasoned musicians and former members of The Dropper’s Neck and a current member of Addison Lane, they will be