Tag: Bound In Fear

The Black Map #230: Deference from Southampton!

From Birmingham and A Titan, A Deity we head to the south coast for this week’s entry in the encyclopedia of the UK Underground Metal scene that is The Black Map. Two hundred and thirty acts have appeared in the feature that continues to introduce new bands while celebrating older ones, something that makes it

Review: “Pretentious Pain” by Replacer

Describing themselves as Aggregated Beatdown, a sub-genre that sits in the centre of the Bermuda triangle of Deathcore, Metallic Hardcore and Hardcore are Replacer, a quintet comprising vocalist Barney Warner, guitarists Ben Campion and Nathan Jasiewicz alongside the rhythm section of bassist Ewan Riddell and drummer Chris Silvester-Beale and hailing from Guildford in leafy Surrey.

Review: “Blood, Sweat and Stella” by Pintglass

After 2019’s “Way Of The Geeza” announced Pintglass to the World as a Beatdown Deathcore collective with Ben Mason of Bound In Fear and Barney Warner of Replacer delivering tongue in cheek humour over a plethora of riffs and pummelling rhythms there seemed to be an air of a time limited side project to Pintglass

Review: “Suffer To Rise” by Voluntary Mortification

They say that the first bite is with the eye and so for their debut album “Suffer To Rise” Lansing Michigan’s Voluntary Mortification have gone the extra mile and not only got Mohammed Anam (Evocator, A Templar’s Burden) to create the artwork but also got Josh Schroeder (Lorna Shore, Ghost Bath, Dagon) to produce and

Live Review: Tech-Fest: Day #1: Thursday (Early Bird)!

The annual journey to the Mecca that is Newark Showgrounds for Tech-Fest may have been disrupted for two years but with tickets carried over and a great selection of bands on offer, we couldn’t be more ready for years incarnation! Four days of wall to wall Metal of every flavour is just what the Doctor

NEWS: Vulvodynia learn the way of the Geezer?

Following the announcement that South African Slamming Brutal Death Metal brutes Vulvodynia will be appearing at Tech-Fest this summer, it shouldn’t be much of a surprise that the undesputed heavyweight champions will be playing some shows around it on skull island. They’ve tapped up Bound In Fear and Replacer side project Pintglass for the full

NEWS: Sunfall take “Neon” to Hammerfest!

The tyrannus reign of terror continues with another single in “Neon” from the Lords of Post-Deathcore Sunfall. Including a cover of “No Life” by Slipknot they smashed out 6 singles in 2021, surpassing 255k of Spotify streams which bodes well for their appearance at Hammerfest 14 in Great Yarmouth, on 17th November. Also at the