Tag: Holyroar Records

Spotlight: Independent venues need HELP!

Talking of charity, here on Skull Island there are struggling independent venues who are in need of a helping hand. A cause supported by Holy Roar Records and Employed To Serve, there is a crowdfunding campaign underway to help them out here. After all, no venues = no live shows = less bands = everything

Bootleg: Renounced in Glasgow!

Pro-shot by David Tan, Tierney Browne and Jonny Rodger at The Classic Grand in Glasgow on 5th December 2019, here’s a full set from Reading Metalcore Merchants Renounced. Reactivated and clearly reinvigorated with “Beauty Is A Destructive Angel” out now via Holyroar Records, they’ve been announced on the bill for this summer’s incarnation of Download

Al’s Audio Guide to… #4: Conjurer!

Back for 2020, in the fourth installment of a new series we’ve got Weaponry vocalist Al Bristow to talk about some of the lesser lights of heaven in the Metal scene. You know, the ones who never got the credit they deserved?! Well… except this time out, when following on from InMe, Jamie Lenman &

NEW: Garganjua heading for “The New Sun”!

Progressive Doom Metal from… Leicester?! That would be Holyroar Records signings Garganjua! Having been tapped up for both ArcTanGent and Bloodstock next summer, they’re streaming “The New Sun” which you can get now if you pre-order their upcoming new album via bandcamp. The album will be releasing on 17th January and is called “Toward The

NEWS: Ithaca join Jamie Lenman in November!

Directed By Paul Cooke, South London’s Ithaca have unveiled a video for “Impulse Crush” from their critically acclaimed “The Language of Injury” out now via Holyroar Records, it’s a belter.  The band have a quartet of November shows with Jamie Lenman. 18th Brighton, Patterns 19th Norwich, Waterfront 24th Edinburgh, The Caves 30th Leeds, Temple of

Documentary: Conjurer on Digital Bus Invaders!

The phenomenal rise of Conjurer after their critically acclaimed album “Mire” has been nothing short of astonishing. When they stopped outside Reggies in Chicago Illinois and let the Digital Tour Bus cameras into their motorcade, it has to be some sort of career milestone moment! That was 16th September and with their collaboration with Pijn

Review: “Beauty Is A Destructive Angel” by Renounced

Returning for their third full length following 2017’s “Theories of Despair” are London Hardcore band Renounced who want to bring Death to false Metalcore. They’ve a part of the UK Underground Metal scene since 2013 and with Employed To Serve guitarist Sammy Urwin in their ranks their had been a school of thought that said

Bootleg: Renounced at Northcote Fest!

Pro-Shot by Edge Media at Northcote Fest in Bibelot Poppodium Holland on 23rd March, here’s a full set from London Metalcore crew Renounced! They’ve got their third studio album “Beauty Is A Destructive Angel” appearing via Holyroar Records on 27th September! It’s available for pre-order here. We may have a review of it coming out

The Black Map #73: Hundred Year Old Man from Leeds!

When some people talk you just listen and take heed of what they have to say. So when someone as important as Employed To Serve frontman Justine Jones, who also happens to be the label Manager Holyroar Records dropped 5 must hear British Metal bands for Kerrang Magazine, we were all ears. One of the