Tag: Parting Gift

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

Documentary: The Making of “Lonely World” Part #3 from Acres?

Previously appearing on our Black Map of the UK Underground Metal Scene, Bristol post-hardcore four piece Acres have continued the build up the their debut “Lonely World” with part #3 of their making of series. They will be joined by Parting Gift, Captives and Tripsitter for a run of shows that starts in Southampton on

NEWS: Acres European Tour in August!

Amazingly Acres will celebrate the release of their debut full length album “Lonely World” with a full European Tour in August! The UK part of the run will see Parting Gift and Captives in tow where as those lucky enough to catch a Mainland Europe show will get to see Tripsitter! Incase you missed the

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: “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

NEWS: Parting Gift are not “Without Sin”!

Soon to be on the road with Dream State and releasing EP “Ensom” via Fearless Records on 22nd of March are Mancunians Parting Gift. They’ve let out “Without Sin” as a tease for the 5 track affair which is available for pre-order here.

NEWS: Diafol Fest 2019 Line-up!

The final line-up announcement for Diafol Fest, a one dayer at Cardiff’s Fuel Rock Club in 27th July sees a trio of bigger name acts headlining the event and tickets priced at just £8. The line-up in full is… Parting Gift God Complex InVisions The Uncharted As Flames Rise Cutting Teeth I Am Gravity Sentry

NEWS: Parting Gift are “Pale”!

Having completed a January run with Lotus Eater, Parting Gift have released a music video for new song “Pale”. The band have signed to Fearless Records and will have a new EP out on 22nd March, just in time for that Dream State! The EP is entitled “Ensom” and is available for pre-order over at