Tag: Lotus Eater

NEWS: Lotus Eater support Issues…?

It’s been clear for a while that Glaswegian Gloom wrecking ball Lotus Eater think that creativity is key and they will literally play shows with anyone and everyone who so much as looks at them twice. The surprise is that they’ve been picked up by Issues as main support for their “Beautiful Oblivion” European Tour

The Black Map #70: Deadthrone from Manchester!

Heading from Milton Keynes and FLÜX to Manchester and Deadthrone is an entirely chalk and cheese experience. The Melodic Metalcore quartet comprising Chris Bissette with the unclean vocals, James Bolton with guitars and clean vocals, Sam Clough on second guitar and Benj Speight on drums are getting ready to unleash the dragon with their debut

The Black Map #68: Values from Leeds!

In something of a rule breaking surprise move that no-one saw coming, we’re going to stay in Leeds for the second week in a row! Who makes the rules anyway? Meh. Our journey around the UK Underground Metal Scene otherwise known as The Black Map is here to show some love to Melodic Metalcore quintet

The Black Map #60: Grief from Manchester!

Having released their debut single “Dormant” as recently as mid-March and sharing stages with Modern Error and Lotus Eater in Stoke-on-Trent and Leicester in June are a quintet known as Grief. Describing themselves as five pieces of a shattered mirror and exceeding 130,000 YouTube streams for that single, the band have returned with second single

Review: “Self Titled” by Diamond Construct

Taree is a town on the Mid North Coast, New South Wales, Australia. About 200 miles from Sidney it was settled in 1831 by William Wynter and from the 2016 census has grown to a population of around 26000. That population include Diamond Construct, a Tech-Metal infused Metalcore quartet comprising vocalist Kynan Groundwater, guitarist Braden

Exclusive Interview: Mark from Downfall!

It’s about time that we had an exclusive interview, isn’t it? We’ve been lucky enough to be able to bring you a few of those over the last year or so and since Lancashire’s Melodic Metalcore crew Downfall have a new EP entitled “Breathe” out, we figured it was time to speak to them about it!

NEWS: MacMillanfest 2019 line-up announcement!

It’s that time of year again! The 2019 incarnation of MacMillanfest will take place on 7th September at Nottingham Rock City to raise money for MacMillan Cancer Support. A truly unique and wonderful event, it’s a who’s who on the UK Metal Underground scene! Announced so far…. Oceans Ate Alaska Nordic Giants Skarlett Riot The

Review: “Breathe” EP by Downfall

Downfall are a hard-hitting, melody heavy Metalcore act hailing from Lancashire. They’ve spent two years making “Breathe”, their debut EP and have recently shared a stage with Carcer City and Last Hounds at Satan’s Hollow in Manchester and will soon be joining Borders and The Human Veil at Manchester Rebellion. The EP features production from

NEWS: Lotus Eater May & June shows!

Hopeless Records mist have known what they would be in for when they snapped up Lotus Eater. The Glaswegian’s debut EP for the label entitled “Social Hazard” is a real gem of Gloom Metal. Check out our review. In the meantime, the band have consolidated their upcoming shows May 11th Dundee, Church Springfest 17th Cheltenham,

Review: “Social Hazard” EP by Lotus Eater

Technically an album as it features 7 tracks which is what streaming services use to gauge the difference between an EP and an album, but clocking in at just 15 minutes, the highly anticipated new release from Glaswegian Gloom crew Lotus Eater is finally here! It’s been a crazy 2 years since their self titled