Tag: CHON

Review: “Curse of Autumn” by Witherfall

2017’s “Nocturnes and Requiems” was a take on Stephen King’s “Nightmares & Dreamscape” and 2018’s “A Prelude to Sorrow” was an orchestrated requiem to former drummer Adam Sagan, may he rest in peace, but with “Curse of Autumn“, Los Angeles Californians Witherfall wanted to out do themselves. So vocalist and keyboardist Joseph Michael (Sanctuary), guitarist

Review: “Before” by Obsidian

Labeling themselves as a Progressive Metalcore act that “embraces many influences, from post-hardcore to ambient, DJent or progressive scenes and merges them into one defined style“, Nantes France quartet Obsidian (meaning a hard, dark, glasslike volcanic rock formed by the rapid solidification of lava without crystallization) recorded and mixed their debut album “Before”  at Brown Bear

NEWS: Witherfall to join Evergrey and Dust In Mind in 2021!

…with their album “Curse Of Autumn” set to turn heads on 5th March 2021 via Century Media, Witherfall have been announced as special guests on the Evergrey European tour trek with Dust In Mind. The band are a group of seasoned musicians who have performed in Sanctuary, Iced Earth, Demons & Wizards, Chon, Shalmor, Allan

Review: “En Vivo” by Mestis

“I’ve always wanted to create a style of music that focused on being emotionally exploitative and technically sound, yet simple enough for the average music listener to appreciate. Another influence was using the eight string guitar in a form that is unconventional to the ‘trends’ or independent of characteristics that are found in music styles/genres

NEWS: Unprocessed Joined by Polyphia for “Real”!

Joined by Tim Henson & Clay Gober of Polyphia for a new single entitled “Real“, German Progressive Metallers Unprocessed have gone all funky with R’n’B flavours. Produced by Manuel Gardner Fernandes, Tim Henson & David John Levy and with a video with distinct 80’s touches, could their next full length have CHON inspirations?

Review: “A Short Trip Home” by Nonvector

After 14 years in the wilderness, Crimson Massacre guitarist James Jackson created Nonvector with bassist James Duvall and Pianist Vince Patillo in order to create some Progressive music with both Metal and Rock leanings. Getting drummer Kevin Talley, known for his work in many heavy Metal bands including Dååth, Feared, Sylencer and Nothnegal, Dying Fetus,

Review: “Here And Now” by Joviac

Joviac was formed in late 2016 by frontman Viljami Jupiter Wenttola (Vocals, Guitars, Synths) as a necessary artistic outlet with a strong vision and an unrelenting compulsion to express himself through the medium of music. Initially recording as a two man project with Antti Varjanne (Bass), they released their debut in 2017 before Rudy Fabritius

NEWS: CHON April 2020 intimate UK club tour!

Perhaps dashing any hope of seeing them at Tech-Fest or Radar Festival this summer, CHON have announced a run of intimate venue April shows with Sithu Aye and Jakub Zytecki in tow. The San Diego trio have their self titled album doing the rounds at the minute so if you’ve missed it… 23rd Brighton, The Haunt 24th Bristol,

NEWS: Chon bring the sunshine to September!

Incase you missed it, San Diego Californian trio Progressive Mathcore band Chon will not only be releasing their self titled album via Sumerian Records on 7th June but also playing a clutch of intimate venue headlining shows in September! 22nd Manchester, Gorilla 23rd Nottingham, Rescue Rooms 24th Glasgow, King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut 25th Birmingham, The

NEWS: CHON bring Homey Tour to the UK in October!

Californian progressive metal band CHON will bring their “Homey” tour to the UK in October. “Homey” is out now via Sumerian Records. Oct 12: Nottingham Rock City Basement Oct 13: Guildford Boileroom Oct 14: Leeds Brudenell Social Club Oct 15: Brighton, Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar Oct 16: London Garage Oct 17: Bristol Fleece Oct 18: Birmingham