Month: May 2022

Bootleg: Hundred Year Old Man at Interplay Theatre Pt #1!

The first part of the performance of Hundred Year Old Man at Interplay Theatre sees the band play both singles “I Caught a Glimpse of Myself on Fire” and “Livyatan” from their upcoming 17th June releasing new album “Sleep In Light“, which makes it the perfect advertisement for the album as well as the bands

NEWS: Suffer announce album release Weekender!

As the hype around their debut full length album “The Sorrow we Sow, The Hatred we Know“ continues to bubble away in the background like the tomato sauce for your Pizza, Beatdown Deathcore collective Suffer have announced a trio of release shows around it. They will be joined in July by Old Wharf, Recall The

Interview: Brutta talk self titled album with Metal Rules!

Two pre-release singles down in “Brutta” and “Devon” and Metal Rules chose to speak to guitarist and vocalist Adriano Ribeiro from United Kingdom and Brazil high speed Blackened Death Metal trio Brutta about his new project that features Tom MacLean (Athemon, ex-Haken) and Gledson Gonçalves. Produced, mixed and mastered by MacLean himself at Twelve Tone

Bootleg: Krisiun in Sao Paulo Brazil!

Ahead of their new album “Mortem Solis“, one which is set for 29th July via Century Media, Brazilian Death Metal legends Krisiun have been on the road. They were caught on camera at Kool Metal Fest in the Carioca Club in Sao Paulo on 29th May with a full near 50 minute set surfacing online.

NEWS: Cruentus begin the hunt…

Promising a natural continuation of their debut album “Night Embrace Me” but with a more refined sound 15th July will see the release of ”Fossilized” from Swedish Blackened Thrash act Cruentus via Austrian Metal label Kvlt und Kaos Productions. The recording took place at Deathskull Studio E before being mixed by Tomas Skogsberg (Entombed, Dismember) at

NEWS: Critical Defiance bring death as the last crusaders!

Available for pre-order over at bandcamp, Unspeakable Axe Records have announced that they will be releasing “No Life Forms“, the new album from Chilean Thrashers Critical Defiance on 18th July. That news is of course accompanied by the first single from the record in “The Last Crusaders… Bringers Of Death!“, just one of ten fresh

Review: “Chrysalis” by Ekoa

Formed of a quartet of international musicians, Kraków Poland based Progressive Death Metal outfit Ekoa began their ascention to Metal enlightenment in when they formed in 2020, blending with it elements of Metalcore and Groove Metal to formulate their own unique flavour. Aurélien Thomas (bass, vocals), Sergio Barbero (drums), Paweł Staszewski (lead guitar) and Kamil

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins? FIGHT! Would?

While we didn’t perhaps realise quite how much at the time, the original MTV Unplugged in New York series that saw the likes of  Nirvana, Alice In Chains and Pearl Jam put in iconic performances without electricity were something seriously special. So while some other bands couldn’t quite manage to carry it off, those three

Playthrough: “III” from Stray From The Path!

Serial Twitcher, creator of The Downbeat Podcast, former Architects drum tech and current Stray From The Path drummer Craig Reynolds has chosen the bands recent single “III” for a one take, sample, edit and quantize free playthrough video, cut from his Twitch stream. It’s not flawless and it’s not perfect but it has all the soul

Bootleg: Tyrannus present: Live Reality!

Pro-shot by Michael Werninck and Tasmin McAulay at Shabbey Road Studios in Glasgow on 15th May, Scottish Lovecraftian Blackened Death Metallers Tyrannus perform “It Taketh“, “Unslayable” and “Light The Last Sun” from their debut album for your viewing pleasure. They’ve also appeared as an EP called “Live Reality“, edited and mastered by mastermind, vocalist and