Tag: Loathe

Review: “Bitter Picture” by Creak

Calling themselves a Grove orientated Nu-Metalcore band, Creak hail from Newcastle upon Tyne. After a pair of singles in 2019 gained them plenty of attention, including “(W)retch”, which features a guest appearance from Loathe guitarist Connor Sweeny, the quartet of vocalist Jack Dunn, guitarist Patrick Morton, bassist Josh Wanless and drummer Robert Wilkinson have gone and

Review: “Fiend” by Morphiend

Keeping their collective identities and location under wraps for now, a Nu-Metalcore band going by the name Morphiend announced their signing to label We Are Triumphant with a single entitled “Dopamine“. They have now separated from their work with Chugcore Promotions, however another two singles later and we have a full EP that features a

Playthrough: “Guilt” from Smile!

The fact that “What A Wonderful World“, the debut EP from Swiss Hardcore mob Smile is mixed and mastered by none other than Loathe guitarist Erik Bickerstaffe is something that heightens interest level before you e even heard a track. It’s a stamp of approval on their EP which is a really solid start to

Playthrough: Full Set from Loathe!

Pro-Shot by Daniel Howard of Nefarious Youth fame, here’s dedicated drum cam footage of Sean Radcliffe from Loathe during their set at last summer’s incarnation of Upsurge Festival. The set took place on 18th August at the New Cross Inn in London with the Liverpool Gloom Kings being announced as a special guest for the

Review: “What A Wonderful World” EP by Smile

“I see skies of blue and clouds of white, The bright blessed day, the dark sacred night, And I think to myself what a wonderful World” sang Jazz Legend Louis Armstrong back in 1967 and the title of the song has been chosen by Swiss Hardcore act Smile for an EP that took them a

Bootleg: Smile in Porrentruy, Switzerland!

Just over a year ago, on 28th April 2019, Swiss Heavy Hardcore act Smile took to the stage for the very first time, performing a full set in their rehearsal room in Porrentruy Switzerland in front of an audience of friends. Including “Agoge” and “Ruined From Above” from their debut EP “What A Wonderful World“,

Bootleg: MTXS in Liverpool!

Have you felt the ache? The sophomore album from MTXS saw them tap up Loathe Guitarist Eric Bickerstaffe to produce the follow up to their 2017 self titled debut and to try and capture some of that live magic which they are renowned for. 16th February saw them play Kazimier in Liverpool and it was filmed

NEWS: Metal Hammer “Best 20 Metal Albums Of 2020 So Far”?

It’s nice to see Loathe and Sylosis alongside the legendary Thrash act Testament on Metal Hammers “Best 20 Metal Albums Of 2020 So Far“. It’s a timely reminder that a pair of our finest British acts have what it takes to compete on a Global scale and also provides a set of albums that could

Bootleg: “Gored” from Loathe!

So the Heavy Music Awards have been delayed but there is still fresh footage from the 2019 edition emerging, like “Gored” from Loathe, which happens to be one of the finer moments on their sophomore album “I Let It In And It Took Everything“.