Category: Awards

NEWS: X-RL7, a pixel-art cyberpunk animated series premiers!

The debut episode of X-RL7, a pixel-art cyberpunk animated series and music project featuring the voice acting skills of numerous alternative rock, metal and electronic musicians, is available today. Free to watch, the series, created by Mike Evans of UK based electronic rock act MiXE1, chronicles the exploits of the fictional band X-RL7 in a mix of

NEWS: Godeater launch “Silent Spring” remix competition!

Glaswegian Technical Death Metallers Godeater are celebrating the 1st Anniversary of single “Silent Spring” by launching a remix competition for the chance to win a copy of their album “All Flesh Is Grass” and a t-shirt. They’ve provided the stems for the track here, so all you have to do is get is remix, upload

Listmania: 20 of the best MTV unplugged performances ranked!

A few days after the acoustic guitar that Kurt Cobain used for the classic Nirvana MTV unplugged fetched $6m at auction, NME have ranked what they’re calling the 20 best MTV unplugged performances. It should come as no surprise that while Alice In Chains and Pearl Jam get a mention, KoRn and Stone Temple Pilots

Listmania: The 10 Worst Albums By 10 Brilliant Bands..?

Louder.com have put together “The 10 Worst Albums By 10 Brilliant Bands” which is an interesting read as some of these may actually be fans guilty pleasures. Take “Diablous In Musica” by Slayer as a prime example. Who doesn’t like “Stain Of Mind“? “Psychosocial” from “All Hope Is Gone” by Slipknot is a banger and

Listmania: Ice Nine Kills Horror Film Recommendations!

Getting together with Alternative Press, Ice Nine Kills vocalist Spencer Charnas has taken to the small screen to recommend 10 of his favourite horror films that you might enjoy during this lockdown season. For those not in the know, he’s a film fanatic and these are some that inspired the bands current album “The Silver

NEWS: Metal Hammer “Best 20 Metal Albums Of 2020 So Far”?

It’s nice to see Loathe and Sylosis alongside the legendary Thrash act Testament on Metal Hammers “Best 20 Metal Albums Of 2020 So Far“. It’s a timely reminder that a pair of our finest British acts have what it takes to compete on a Global scale and also provides a set of albums that could

NEWS: Heavy Music Awards 2020 postponed(!)

Probably absolutely Zero surprise when it comes to the crunch but this years Amazon Music Sponsored Heavy Music Awards have been postponed. What’s interesting however is that they’ve been brave and set a new date – Thursday 3rd September 2020 – for them to date place as well as extending the public votes to Friday

NEWS: Metal Noise Coronavirus Free Zone! Get Your Tees HERE!

We’ve been asked about why we’re not publishing tour cancellations in the current climate so here’s the thing. We’re making a conscious effort to keep Metal Noise a Coronavirus free zone because you’ll be getting inundated by news and updates on that situation from every angle possible (and some that aren’t). So we’re of the

Listmania: Revolver Magazine unveil 25 to watch for 2020!

Part insider knowledge, part “they are way past due”, Revolver Magazine have published their “25 Most Anticipated Albums of 2020” which has a couple of surprises on it. Who has heard of Dena Dentata? Puscifer continues to baffle and we’d never had had them marked as fans of Red Fang. But they are. So… We