Tag: Frontierer

Live Review: Tech-Fest: Day #2: Friday!

Ignore talk about Friday being the first day proper of Tech-Fest because there were capacity crowds for Deathcore brutes Bound In Fear and Progressive Metal masters Exist Immortal last night. This morning starts of painfully early because having been a freezing cold night in Newark, come the morning it’s roasting hot in the tent. Still, a

Review: “No Rest” by Joshua Travis

“I want everything to sound real. To go against the norm. To be loud and noisy and in some cases, not perfect. I’ve got preamps that are just on the verge of feeding back. And, if you listen to the beginning of songs, you can hear static as soon as you hit play. It’s a

NEWS: Tech-Fest go Heavy with First Wave for 2022 event!

Some people call it a first wave announcement, but we’re calling it a tidal wave when it comes to what UK Tech-Fest have announced. An eclectic mix of bands playing Progressive, Deathcore, Death Metal, DJent and the kitchen sink are set for 30th June to 4th July at Newark Showgrounds. It’s going to be a

NEWS: Of Sheep and Wolves Shred Collab from Tiberius!

What do bands do when they write something out of keeping with their usual sound? Well rather than scrap it off, Tiberius have chosen to get their friends involved for an 80’s Metal inspired shred-off! So they’ve pitted against each other Tom Moore of Valis Ablaze and Adharma fame, Matt Jones from Birmingham Progressive Metallers

Documentary: Studio Build with Carcosa!

A few days after Vancouver Canada Deathcore collective Carcosa (ex-Galactic Pegasus, Angelmaker) dropped a full length album in “Anthology“, guitarist Andrew Baena takes us on a front to back tour of what it’s like to get a new place and build a home studio in a long gestating documentary that offers a real insight into

NEWS: Orecus send up the distress signal…

A third single has been separated from the pack by Swedish Death Metallers Orecus from their March released debut album ‘The Obliterationist‘ which arrived back in March via Violent Groove. Given the full red carpet music video treatment is “Distress Signal” with Tim Blom of As Skies Divide editing and the eagle eyed will notice Torbjorn

NEWS: Orecus premier “Unborn, Reborn”!

Swedish Death Metallers Orecus have chosen “Unborn, Reborn” as the third single from their upcoming debut album “The Obliterationist” with a music video by Yuvraj Imaginaria (The Raven Age). A 10 track affair, it sees guest vocal appearances by Chad Kapper of Frontierer and Fredrik Söderberg of Soreption. The date for the black book is 12th March, with

NEWS: Tech-Fest 2020 line-up announcement #1!

After what seems like eternity, Tech-Fest have announced their first wave of bands just in time for Christmas and it includes some seriously heavy bands including a UK Exclusive show from Fit For An Autopsy who dropped in “The Sea Of Tragic Beasts” a condender for our albums of the year shortlist! The announcement in

NEWS: ArcTanGent announce 2020 first wave!

Bristol’s annual meeting of Metal minds ArcTanGent will take place once again across the weekend of 20th August with the headliners and a number of special treats surfacing. Rolo Tomassi will perform two separate full album sets while OHHMS will also appear twice. Here’s the line-up announced so far… Opeth (Friday main stage headliner) TesseracT (Friday main

Review: “Q3” EP by Mind Power

It’s been 3 months since their previous EP “Q2” and having featured guest appearances from John Henry of Darkest Hour and Rob Fusco of One King Down and Most Precious Blood  on “Q1”, Mind Power from Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania who feature former members of A Life Once Lost, Dead End Path, Ligeia and Bring The Heat have brought “Q3” to the plate with a guest appearance