Tag: Desert Storm

Rabidfest 2022: Breaking Down The Bands #8: Alunah!

The summer festival season may be approaching its final burnt offerings but the line ups for the winter season of one dayers and weekenders sheltered from the kind of weather that makes England’s green and pleasant land exactly that are looking hot right now. No less than 14 bands have been announced so far for

Rabidfest 2022: Breaking Down The Bands #6: 13 Burning!

Our journey down the yellow brick road to Rabidfest 2022 has so far seen us give instrumental Deathcore collective Sin Dweller, female fronted Rap-Metal outfit Pulverise, Grindcore abominations Public Execution, Symphonic Deathcore merchants Draconian Reign and Groove Death Metal upstarts Disinherit each a moment in the limelight. So now it’s time for a little bit

Rabidfest 2022: Breaking Down The Bands #5: Sin Dweller!

What better place to make your live debut that on the Devolution Magazine sponsored main stage at The Bullingdon in Oxford as part of this year’s incarnation of Rabidfest? That is what the wicked hand of fate has in store for instrumental Deathcore collective Sin Dweller, a band announced to an unsuspecting World via Social

Rabidfest 2022: Breaking Down The Bands #4: Draconian Reign!

The announcement of another four bands to the Rabidfest 2022 line up this past weekend was music to our ears with Red Method, Alunah, Draconian Reign and 13 Burning joining the first wave of Krysthla, Desert Storm, Footprints In The Custard, Pulverise, Disinherit, The Grand Mal, Sin Dweller, Slay Duggee, WALL and Public Execution with more

NEWS: Rabidfest announce first wave of bands for November!

We’re excited to announce that we’re joining Devolution Magazine and Moomin Merch in  partnering up with Rabidfest for this year’s incarnation of the annual meeting of Metal Heads in Oxford! The Festival will take place at The Bullingdon over the weekend of 5th and 6th November! The first 10 bands have been announced with tickets

NEWS: Desert Storm prepare Omens for the masses!

Celebrating their 15th Anniversary in 2022, Desert Storm have unvieled a run of shows which will more or less see them play every place you’d want to see them, as well as a few you wouldn’t. Support for the trek that will literally see them do the length and breadth of the country will be

The Black Map #124: Desert Storm from Oxford!

Oxford isn’t just famous for a University rivalry with Cambridge and a boat race. The city is also home to Desert Storm, a Progressive Sludge Metal act who have toured all over Europe in the last 13 years, performing at festivals including Bloodstock Open Air, Desertfest (London & Berlin), Langeln Open Air (Germany), Wasted Open

NEWS: Desert Storm resurrect “Omens” tour plans!

Oxford Sludge/Doom/Stoner Metal quintet Desert Storm have resurrected their “Omens Europe Tour Part One” trek that was originally slated for May. The surprise is that the dates are not in 2021, with the band instead opting to kick off their run of shows with a warm up in their home town in October before heading