Tag: Shvpes

NEWS: Shvpes promising moves in November!

Taking something of a risk, Birmingham’s Spinefarm signed Alternative Metal collective Shvpes have announced a run of UK tour dates that will take up the vast majority of November as they go up and then arc back down the country. No support bands have been announced as yet, but the tickets go on sale on

NEWS: Burn It Down Festival 2020 first wave of bands announced!

Torquay Devon’s annual Underground Metal Festival Burn It Down will be taking place on 5th September will a little help from sponsors Blackstar Amplification, Jagermeister, Red Bull and Vocalzone. They’ve announced their first wave of bands and it’s epic. Can they persuade Carcer City to come out of retirement for the next wave? Dinosaur Pile-Up

NEWS: Shvpes have short fuses?

Having announced a summer festival run starting in May with Brighton’s The Great Escape Festival and including Download and 2000 Trees, Birmingham Rockers Shvpes have unloaded a new single entitled “Hot Head”  complete with a hilarious music video directed by vocalist Griffin Dickinson. Perhaps 2020 will see them release a new album to follow up

NEWS: The Great Escape Festival 2020 line up announcement!

The four day weekend that is The Great Escape Festival in Brighton will the taking place from 13th May and it looks like a Metal stage will be announced with Conjurer, Ithaca, Shvpes and Svalbard all on the bill! Tickets are available here with more to be announced! It’s known as a festival for “new”

Interview: Shvpes talk to Local Distortion!

Shvpes vocalist Griffin Dickinson and bassist Grant Leo Knight spoke to Local Distortion about the creative process behind their music videos for “One Man Army” and “Undertones” as well as getting searched by the Police while on tour in Europe… Probably for the crimes against humanity that are those Native American Indian head dresses…

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: Shvpes parachute in “One Man Army”!

There are pair of headlining shows next month in London and Birmingham for Shvpes but it’s their appearance at the third annual Our Hollow Our Home “Holloween” that has raised an eyebrow because that is now a huge line-up for the price! They’ve shared a brand new single and music video for “One Man Army”

NEWS: Shvpes October Pair!

Having already toured the living daylights out of “Greater Than” including shows in the US and in Europe with Disturbed, October will see a pair of shows from Shvpes back home. Support is still to be announced but judging by some of the recent quality of those they have brought out, there should be no

Review: “So What?” by While She Sleeps

Sheffield’s premier independent Metalcore heroes While She Sleeps have returned with their 4th Studio album “So What?”. Following the huge success of 2017’s “You Are We”, the pressure has been very much on for the band with this new release. Why? Well, they’ve been improving with each set of material. The first single from the