Tag: ArcTanGent

Exclusive Interview: Chapfallen talk “The Art Of War”!

Aggressive Metalcore merchants Chapfallen are a band who, with their debut EP have set their sights high. Originally a bedroom solo project that grew very quickly into a full band, the Stoke-on-Trent six piece have gone from strength to strength. They’ll be at the O2 Academy in Birmingham on 13 & 14th February 2021, at

NEWS: ArcTanGent swell the ranks!

28x bands have now been announced of ArcTanGent Festival in Bristol across the weekend of 20th August. Having struck a deal with Tech-Fest to give festival goers 10% off when booking both events, the organizers have boldly claimed they anticipate a 100% sell out of tickets in advance. Tickets are available here with the line

NEWS: ArcTanGent announce 2020 first wave!

Bristol’s annual meeting of Metal minds ArcTanGent will take place once again across the weekend of 20th August with the headliners and a number of special treats surfacing. Rolo Tomassi will perform two separate full album sets while OHHMS will also appear twice. Here’s the line-up announced so far… Opeth (Friday main stage headliner) TesseracT (Friday main

Bootleg: Meshuggah in Chile!

DJent pioneers Meshuggah were caught on camera on 26th April at Teatro Coliseo in Santiago Chile. This full set includes “Rational Gaze” and “Bleed”. The band will play only one UK show this year – at Arctangent Festival on 17th August.  

Spotlight: Bloodstock going Download?!

There is no doubt that Bloodstock Open Air Festival has been getting more and more commercial over the years. Some fans have even suggested it’s becoming more and more like Download Festival. Metal Hammer have put together 10 of the most hilarious reactions to Parkway Drive being announced as one of the headliners for this

NEWS: 2000 Trees Festival 2019 announce 33 bands!

The Weekend of 11th July will see the 2019 incarnation of 2000 Trees Festival at Upcote Farm in Cheltenham take place. Aside from todays massive 33 band announcement, perhaps the most interesting news is that Every Time I Die will be playing their seminal “Hot Damn!” in full followed by a set of hits! The Festival

Live Review: Pitchshifter @ The Garage in Highbury!

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of their “www.pitchshifter.com” album, the return of Nottingham Industrial Metal Legends Pitchshifter for a run of five dates with Earthtone9 came as something of a surprise when it was announced. The “.com” album is arguably the bands most important in that it saw the recruitment of former Prodigy Guitarist Jim Davies

NEWS: Meshuggah: One UK show in 2019!

In a surprise move, Bristol’s ArcTanGent Festival have announced one of their headlining acts for the 2019 incarnation of the event. Having kept their cards close to their chest with the 2018 incarnation, the coup of getting the DJent pioneers and highly influential Meshuggah as a “UK exclusive, only UK 2019 show” seem to have gone

NEWS: “Prykurve” from Boss Keloid!

Filmed live at Alien Sound Studio in January and taken from their critically acclaimed album “Melted On The Inch” out now via Holyroar Records, Boss Keloid have released a video for single “Peykruve”. The Wigan Metallers will be playing ArcTanGent Festival in Bristol in August. You can pick up the album over at bandcamp.

NEWS: Glassjaw drop “Shira”!

Taken from the recently released Glassjaw album “Material Control”, here’s the official music video for “Shira”. The band will be delivering a UK Festival Exclusive performance at this summer’s ArcTanGent Festival in Bristol. While a headlining show at London’s Brixton Academy will also see the band upon our shores. Return to stay? Or temporary passing