Tag: Hikari

Playthrough: “Metamorph” from Oceans Ate Alaska!

Following the big news that Birmingham Tech-Metallers Oceans Ate Alaska will be returning with their original vocalist James Harrison after his four year absence, drummer Chris Turner has returned to the practice room to give us a run through their latest single “Metamorph“. He’s endorsed by Sibian Cymbals for whom the video was shot, showing

NEWS: Oceans Ate Alaska return with “Metamorph”!

It’s all change in the Oceans Ate Alaska camp with the announcement that the band have reunited with original vocalist James Harrison, who exited stage left in 2016. Without him, the band found Jake Noakes and created the album “Hikari“. Accompanying the news is a single “Metamorph” which comes via label home Fearless Records.

Bootleg: Oceans Ate Alaska at Resurrection Fest!

Pro-Shot at last year’s incarnation of Resurrection Fest in Spain and including “Covert”, “Blood Brothers” and “Escapist”, here’s a full set from Birmingham Progressive Metalcore quintet Oceans Ate Alaska! They’re going to be playing at MacMillan Fest in Nottingham at the Rescue Rooms on 7th September!

Playthrough: “Hikari” from Oceans Ate Alaska!

Oceans Ate Alaska sticksman Chris Turner talks drum theory during this playthrough from sponsors Sabian of “Hikari” from the bands album of the same name. It’s on Fearless Records and there is also the option for an instrumental version of the beast. Check out our review!

NEWS: Oceans Ate Alaska release new video for “Covert”!

Having recently completed a pair of sold out shows as park of their Japanese tour, Birmingham Tech-Metallers Oceans Ate Alaska have released a new live music video for “Covert” that looks as if it was filmed in Australia. The song comes ahead of a new US run for the Fearless Records signed band and is

Review: “Hikari” by Oceans Ate Alaska

In December 2016 Birmingham Tech-Metallers Oceans Ate Alaska announced the departure of original frontman James Harrison alongside the news that they were going into the studio to record a new album. It wasn’t until 1st February, with the album completed, that they announced their new vocalist as James Noakes, formerly of Derby Metalcore quintet Laguna Sunrise,

Playthrough: Drums for “Hansha” from Oceans Ate Alaska!

Oceans Ate Alaska drummer Chris Turner has been recorded performing a drum playthrough of the bands song “Hansha” from their Fearless Records release “Hikari”. The Midlands Tech-Metal quintet will be touring across the UK in July with Kingdom of Giants on what will sadly be the last run for Shields. You can read more about that

The Black Map: #4 Oceans Ate Alaska from Birmingham!

Part #4 of our Metal journey around The Black Map of UK cities takes us from Sunderland to the Midlands. The city of Birmingham has been home to genre crossing Tech-Metallers Oceans Ate Alaska. Progressive Metalcore is what some have described them as but we prefer the description afforded to them by their label, Fearless