Category: Awards

Listmania: 20 Years of “L.D. 50” by Mudvayne!

The influence of Mudvayne shouldn’t be underestimated when it comes to Technicality and during in their early records a certain amount of Progressive nature. Born out of the Nu-Metal era and featuring largely introspective lyrics from vocalist Chad Gray, they also made use of polyrhythmic sounds with guitarist Greg Tribbett and bassist Ryan Martine producing

Listmania: 20 Years of “Statement” by Nonpoint!

10th October saw Nonpoint take to the stage for a pay-per-view live streamed set to celebrate 20 years of their major label debut album “Statement“, the Fort Lauderdale Florida quintet subsequently putting down 10 further records with vocalist Elias Soriano and drummer Robb Rivera being ever present in the group since 1996. In that time

NEWS: Black Coast Crowd Funding Full Length Record for 2021!

Stoke-On-Trent Melodic Hardcore merchants Black Coast have announced a Crowd Funding campaign for their debut full length record after 3 EPs in 4 years as a band, entering the studio on 9th November to record material they have been working on for more than 18 months. Even if they don’t reach their target, the as

Listmania: 20 Years of “Equilibrium” by Crowbar!

A band of legend centered around the work of Kirk Windstein as the only member who has been in the revolving door of the band over the last 32 odd years, Crowbar are the undisputed Kings of Louisiana Sludge Metal that takes the slow, brooding style of Doom Metal and Injects it with a lethal

NEWS: Hilltops Are For Dreamers launch Crowd Funding campaign!

Our boys in Hilltops Are For Dreamers have launched a crowd funding campaign to raise £1k towards a partial funding of their debut album which you can participate in here. A Melodic Death Metal band working with members across a trio of countries who have dropped an EP and a split EP in the past

Listmania: 20 Years of “Broke” from (hed)p.e.!

To celebrate 20 years of the seminal sophomore album “Broke” by (hed)p.e. which achieved that anniversary status last month, we’re going to answer a question we’ve seen appear in many forums and comment sections around the time of the release. So many people said they hadn’t heard any (hed)p.e. material since “Broke” and with the

NEWS: Heavy Music Awards 2020 – The Winners!

After much delay this years Heavy Music Awards finally took place last night and there weren’t many surprises in the winners this time around. It seems strange to have a Best Festival award at the end of a summer where there have been no festivals in the physical sense however it seems logical to award

NEWS: The Heavy Music Awards 2020 moving to Twitch!

Including exclusive, full live performances by The Hunna, Holding Absence, Heart Of A Coward, Wargasm, Coldbones and HAWXX, a rescheduled Heavy Music Awards 2020 will go ahead streaming via Twitch. The event will now be held af 8.30pm BST on Thursday 3rd September, presented by Kerrang! Radio pair Sophie K and Jon Mahon. At 10.30pm exclusively on the Primordial

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