Tag: Carved From Empty Words

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Officer Down.

…seeing as 2020 is the 20th Anniversary of “Carved From Empty Words” by Stampin’ Ground, it was only ever a matter of time before a head to head for single “Officer Down” appeared in this very feature. It’s a classic track from a classic album. Simple as. They may have had a turbulent career but

Bootleg: Stampin’ Ground in Athens!

Back in the year 2000, we had the Millennium Bug and “Carved From Empty Words” by Cheltenham Groove Metallers Stampin’ Ground. It spawned the brilliant single “Officer Down” which influenced a whole host of bands including Venom Prison, while the band themselves ripped up stages with everyone from Biohazard to Soulfly. So here’s a full

Throwback: “Defined By Enemies” by Romeo Must Die!

After taking a break following Stampin’ Ground calling it a night, vocalist Adam “Bomb” Frakes-Sime decided he wanted to do the Metal thing again. He got in touch with guitarist Paul Fletcher and bassist Ben Frost who both wanted to return to the live arena before seeking out ex-Dishonour the Crown guitarist Aaron Darling and

Throwback: “Officer Down” from Stampin’ Ground!

In the year 2000, Stampin’ Ground delivered an Earth shattering album that crossed over Groove Metal and Hardcore in “Carved From Empty Words” that Ultimately ended up with the Cheltenham band fronted by Adam Frakes-Sime appearing on the main stage at Download Festival in 2003. Sadly calling it a day a year later but returning