Tag: Holding Absence

NEWS: The Heavy Music Awards 2020 moving to Twitch!

Including exclusive, full live performances by The Hunna, Holding Absence, Heart Of A Coward, Wargasm, Coldbones and HAWXX, a rescheduled Heavy Music Awards 2020 will go ahead streaming via Twitch. The event will now be held af 8.30pm BST on Thursday 3rd September, presented by Kerrang! Radio pair Sophie K and Jon Mahon. At 10.30pm exclusively on the Primordial

The Black Map #107: Transients from Reading!

Traveling the short distance from Oxford to Reading and squaring the circle of bands who appeared at The Wheatsheaf for the Metal 2 The Masses quarter final for a place on the New Blood Stage at the 20th Anniversary of Bloodstock, it’s time to talk about Transients. Referring to themselves as a Melodic Metalcore band

Review: “I Let It In and It Took Everything” by Loathe

Liverpool Gloom Metal pioneers Loathe are a band we’ve followed since the before anyone knew who they were outside of the Metal Underground Scene. They were playing a show at the no longer in existence dive bar Sanctuary in Basingstoke in September 2017 with Harbinger and lit the place up with at most a hundred

Review: “Cycles//Aftermath” EP by Visionist

After their debut self titled EP used the skills of Arcaeon guitarist Sam Machin to record the vocals, Hampshire/Surrey Tech-Metal quintet Visionist shared stages with the likes of The Faceless, Uneven Structure, Destiny Potato, Holding Absence and Osiah to name but a few. Known for their haunting ambience and antpile crushing technical riffs, the band

Review: “Gored/New Faces In The Dark” by Loathe

In the first of what looks to be a run of two track singles by different bands appearing via SharpTone Records, genre pioneers Loathe have returned with a couple of fresh tunes to tickle our fancy and keep us talking about them. Make no mistake, the Liverpool natives have paved the way for the likes

NEWS: Palisades back in the UK!

Palisades have announced that they will be the main support for Sleeping With Sirens on their upcoming November “How It Feels To Be Lost” tour for the album of the same name which is out now. Interestingly Shvpes and Holding Absence will appear on selected dates with the later missing out on a US run

NEWS: Our Hollow Our Home announce Holloween III!

Holloween Episode III: Night of the Living Dead is taking place at The 1865 in Southampton on 26th October and will see Metalcore heroes Our Hollow Our Home joined by a who’s who of up and coming bands from the UK Underground Metal Scene and well as the winners of this year’s “Road To Holloween”

NEWS: Burn It Down Festival 2019!

The 2019 incarnation of Burn It Down Festival will once again be a who’s who of the UK Metal Underground scene. Tickets for the Torquay event that will take place across the weekend of 31st August are available here. An epic closing to the summer, the lineup so far includes… Black Peaks Dream State Fatherson

NEWS: Holding Absence go “Monochrome”!

Ahead of the 8th March appearance of their self titled debut full length via SharpTone Records, Holding Absence have shown up with a Monochrome video for… “Monochrome”. The European Tour kicks off on 21st March in Southampton, though official word of Capsize continuing the run is absent following this news.

NEWS: Holding Absence new song “Perish”!

Another band with a big tour and album release on the way are Holding Absence. Their self titled debut full length will be appearing on 8th March followed by a huge co-headlining European tour run with Capsize. In the warm up to the release, here’s new song “Perish” released a few hours ago.