Tag: SikTh

NEWS: Hacktivist return to spit fire with “Dogs Of War”!

Taking lyrical inspiration in part from a series of talks by Mark Passio and George Orwell’s themes of “Double Think” and “News Speak”, Hacktivist have followed up their Prodigy cover with a brand new single entitled “Dogs Of War”. What’s more, the tune is accompanied by the news that Milton Keynes DJentlemen will be hitting

NEWS: The Silence Between Us write “Dear Dad”!

Mastered by former SikTh vocalist Justin Hill (Betraying the Martyrs, Heart of a Coward, Polar) Venice, Italian quartet The Silence Between Us have released a video for new song “Dear Dad”. The Melodic Deathcore crew have a new EP in the works called “Nails”. Here’s what they had to say about the song “Dear Dad”

Documentary: Reprogrammed by Hacktivist!

Having unleashed new song “Reprogram”, their first with new (ish) 8 string merchant James Hewitt a couple of weeks back, Milton Keynes Rap DJent crew Hacktivist have let us have a sneak peak behind the scenes of the video shoot. Vocal duo Jot Maxi and J Hurley were both photographed in recording sessions with former

The Black Map #54: Derange from London!

Female fronted Metal bands have been on the rise of late. Not just ones with ladies demonstrating some vocal prowess with epic cleans either. Coming in from all around the Globe, Butcher Babies, Feelament, Jinjer, Devilskin and Infected Rain to name but a few, have all shone with real quality in different Metal sub-genres, showing

NEWS: Hacktivist take to flight with “Spitfire”!

Hacktivist have continued their return from the brink with a tribute to the sadly departed Keith Flint and The Prodigy. They’re joined by Valentina Reptile for a version of “Spitfire” accompanied by a mashup of tour footage and aircraft work in an interesting video. They’ve been in the studio with former SikTh vocalist Justin Hill

Riff Police! Pull Over! #42: Underside Vs Avenged Sevenfold!

Avenged Sevenfold lifting *ahem* being influenced by Metallica is pretty common knowledge. Why? Because it’s so blatantly obvious! To be fair, they’ve got a wealth of decent material of their own and they created a decent song around that Metallica riff. “Unholy Confessions” is a fans favourite and has all the trademarks of the classic

NEWS: SikTh Announce May Masterclasses!

Following their successful London Masterclass last year, Progressive Tech-Metal pioneers SikTh have announced a further 6 Masterclasses for May! Drummer Dan Foord, Bassist James Leach and Guitarist Dan Weller will all take part in taking the a journey through the creation of their iconic debut album “The Trees Are Dead & Dried Out, Wait For

Review: “Paralysis” EP by Our Divinity

Female fronted Alternative five piece hailing from Liverpool, Our Divinity released their debut three track  EP “Paralysis” at the beginning of November and managed to land an opening slot at the Liverpool date of the SikTh & Loathe UK tour. Having only started out towards the end of 2017 as a band, after just a

Live Review: Pitchshifter @ The Garage in Highbury!

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of their “www.pitchshifter.com” album, the return of Nottingham Industrial Metal Legends Pitchshifter for a run of five dates with Earthtone9 came as something of a surprise when it was announced. The “.com” album is arguably the bands most important in that it saw the recruitment of former Prodigy Guitarist Jim Davies

NEWS: Shvpes join Trivium in the “Rain”!

It’s not really a big surprise that one of the finer cuts from the new Shvpes album “Greater Than”, which was released this past Friday, features one Matt Heafy of Trivium, is it? It seems that the multi talented frontman and guitarist can turn pretty much anything to gold right now with his constant stream