Tag: Bloodstock

Exclusive Interview: Akkadian talk writing and recording!

Following the release of their single “Agenda” we have ear marked Cambridge Metallers Akkadian as not only ones to watch but also as future Tech-Fest and Bloodstock performers, their meaty riffs crossing over Metal sub-genres with consummate ease. Formed in 2018 in Cambridge but not the types to get involved in any kind of boat

Bootleg: “No” from Obituary!

Continuing their run of tracks culled from the set of Florida Death Metal legends Obituary at Bloodstock in 2017 in full technicolour glory, comes surprise inclusion “No“. The band released their self-titled tenth studio album on 17th March 2017 and a month prior to its release, they dropped the cut as part of Decibel Magazine’s

Bootleg: “Dying” from Obituary!

Going back to the Ronnie James Dio stage at Bloodstock, this time in 2017, Death Metal legends Obituary arrived fresh from the release of their self titled 10th studio album, a scathingly vicious mid-paced attack with brutal intensity and nods back to their early days. Here’s “Dying” that Bloodstock set and five years on they

Bootleg: “Stolen Life” from Arch Enemy!

Whisper it but slowly and steadily the beast is rising from its slumber and the possibility of live shows in 2021 looks increasingly possible. So Arch Enemy, Carcass, Behemoth and Untoothers better be sharpening their blades because their siege on Europe is due to start in September. Until then, here’s a pro-shot rendition of “Stolen

Bootleg: Anthrax at Bloodstock!

When in 2017 drummer Charlie Benante suggested that Anthrax were beginning to work on the follow up to “For All Kings“, guitarist Scott Ian was fairly quick to shoot declare that those ideas were in their infancy and after his comments in November 2020 that the band wouldn’t put out an album until they can

Bootleg: “Looking Down The Barrel of Today” from Hatebreed!

The 20th Anniversary of Bloodstock has been drawn out but it will happen sooner or later. In the meantime the organizers keep reminding us about just how the festival is with cuts from years gone by. The latest is from 2017 as Hatebreed took to the Ronnie James Dio stage for “Looking Down The Barrel

Exclusive Interview: This Is Turin talk “T.U.R.I.N”!

Cheshire based Blackened Technical Death Metallers This Is Turin have been mainstays of the Underground Metal scene for as long as we can remember and with their latest EP they’ve invested not only their hearts and souls but also had the courage to ask CJ McMahon of Thy Art Is Murder to make a guest

Review: “T.U.R.I.N.” by This Is Turin

“The fires are dancing to the song of a thousand screams, Let the fallen angel devour me… Excommunicate“ Blackened Death Metal is the genre in which vocalist Darryl Jones, bassist James Kinnear, drummer Ben Adcroft and guitarists Anthony Hayden and Davey Langford do their work in Cheshire based This Is Turin. The outfit have also

The Black Map #146: Beyond Salvation from Manchester!

The fifth anniversary of Manchester Thrash trio Beyond Salvation probably starts here with a cup of Skull Crusher Coffee and a hangover grin. Jon Pedley (Vocals and Guitar), Arun Kamath (Guitar), Karl Stone (Bass) and Simeon Moore (Drums) started the band in 2016 with a mutual love of the more Technical Thrash approach that fans

Bootleg: “Civilization Collapse” from Kreator!

German Metal Gods Kreator are set to support Lamb Of God on the Civil Unrest tour once it’s safe to set food outside our doors once again so Bloodstock have rewound to their 2017 event and the Ronnie James Dio stage for “Civilization Collapse” from them. A cut from the Thrash acts 13th Studio Record