Full of songs of weighty heart, running on a narrative based around the central character’s struggle as he’s pulled between good and evil, darkness and light, the recently released and critically acclaimed “Serpent & Spirit” album from Urne is one that is as deep and meaningful as you choose to make it while also packed
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“I had a bit of a bad patch for a few months, I’m absolutely fine now, but I drew on those two months where I just wasn’t feeling great. I took that and wrote a story based about that. The actual track-listing is done like that film Memento, where it’s all in a different order.
Formed by ex-Hang The Bastard bassist Joe Nally and guitarist Angus Neyra after their former band called it quits, the pair already had a reputation for big, heavy riffs. Joined by drummer Richard Harris, they gilded their new outfit Urne, as in funeral urn, but using the German spelling for no real reason other than
By the time the bands third full length album “Humanity Is The Devil” was released in 1996, Integrity had been on the scene eight years. Founded by frontman Dwid Hellion and with an ever revolving door of musicians that have included a few famous names. For example, former rhythm guitarist Frank Novinec has also appeared
It has been a phenomenal debut year for Road Mutant. Thomas Cronin, Charlie Pearce, Jay Rutterford, Calvin Chadwick and Sam Edwards have shared stages with Climate of Fear, Jungle Rot, Annotations of an Autopsy, Gets Worse and Inhuman Nature to name but a few, while delivering cuts from their debut EP “Back To The Green
Hailing from of all places Newton Abbot Devon are a five piece Metal band that are in equal measure Hardcore, Death Metal and Trash and looking to bring devistation to the nation by painting your town red after a 4 year absence. Recorded in January 2019 by Rich Robinson at Big Red Studios (RIP), “Expansion
Last August we had the pleasure of witnessing the debut of Upsurge Festival at the New Cross Inn in London. This year the event is back and across the weekend of 16th – 18th August! The first wave of bands has been announced with some impressive names already, not least our friends in Road Mutant!
In 2018 we brought you some exclusive interviews from members some of the UK’s most talented Underground Metal bands. Harbinger, Reclaimer, I, The Mapmaker, Dead Hands and of course Sunfall! Seeing as today marks the birthday of long time collaborator and fellow Metal Head Gecko, we decided to go and talk to Tom Cronin from
Rewind back to the end of August 2018. The venue? London’s New Cross Inn. The event? Upsurge Festival. We were lucky enough to witness the debut live performance from a band featuring in their ranks members of This is Colour and The Boy Will Drown. That band? Road Mutant! They launched upon us a blistering Crossover