Tag: Stampin’ Ground

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins?! FIGHT! Officer Down.

…seeing as 2020 is the 20th Anniversary of “Carved From Empty Words” by Stampin’ Ground, it was only ever a matter of time before a head to head for single “Officer Down” appeared in this very feature. It’s a classic track from a classic album. Simple as. They may have had a turbulent career but

NEWS: Venom Prison, Leeched & Creeping Death march across Europe in 2021!

Dependent on the whole Global Pandemic situation with rescheduling possible and original tickets remaining valid, January 2021 will see Leeched joining Venom Prison and Creeping Death across the UK and Europe in 2021. Venom Prison will have a new old album out in the re-recordings that make up “Primeval” and hopefully they will be pulling out

Bootleg: “Devas Asura’s Realm” from Venom Prison!

Culled from their live in the studio set for the European Metal Festival Alliance live stream, Welsh Death Metallers Venom Prison have dropped “Devas Asura’s Realm“. The bands new album, a re-recording of their first pair of EPs entitled “Primeval” is out on 9th October. Recorded, produced, mixed and mastered by Tom Dring at Vagrant

NEWS: Venom Prison return for “Daemon Vulgaris”!

While it doesn’t feature the Welsh Death Metallers recent cover of “Officer Down” by Stampin’ Ground, the upcoming 9th September drop “Primeval” does feature re-recordings of 2015s EP pairing “The Primal Chaos” and “Defy The Tyrant“. Recorded, produced, mixed and mastered by Tom Dring at Vagrant Recordings. Venom Prison have selected “Daemon Vulgaris” for the

Review: “Formations of a World Below” by This Is Endless

London Death Metal quintet This Is Endless are made up of members of Ted Maul, Dripback, Dead Beyond Buried and Onlsaught. Blending elements and ideolgies of Hardcore into their Death Metal frenzy, whilst never forgetting the undercurrent of groove in Hardcore of their roots, paid homage to the genre with the appearance of none other

Bootleg: Stampin’ Ground in Athens!

Back in the year 2000, we had the Millennium Bug and “Carved From Empty Words” by Cheltenham Groove Metallers Stampin’ Ground. It spawned the brilliant single “Officer Down” which influenced a whole host of bands including Venom Prison, while the band themselves ripped up stages with everyone from Biohazard to Soulfly. So here’s a full

NEWS: Pitchshifter announce 2021 shows with new single!

Nottingham Industrial Metallers Pitchshifter will be returning to the stage in 2021 for a run of dates that will see them share stages with the likes of Raging Speedhorn and Hangman Hill with more support bands to be announced soon… 29/11: Wolverhampton, KK’s Steel Mill 30/11: Manchester, Academy 01/12: Bristol, SWX 02/12: London, Highbury Garage

NEWS: Venom Prison cover Stampin’ Ground!

When a band covers one of your personal favourite tracks there is always a certain amount of trepidation about pushing play on it. Welsh Death Metallers Venom Prison have recorded a cover version of the iconic “Officer Down” by Stampin’ Ground that follows the news that they have a new record on the way. That

Throwback: “Defined By Enemies” by Romeo Must Die!

After taking a break following Stampin’ Ground calling it a night, vocalist Adam “Bomb” Frakes-Sime decided he wanted to do the Metal thing again. He got in touch with guitarist Paul Fletcher and bassist Ben Frost who both wanted to return to the live arena before seeking out ex-Dishonour the Crown guitarist Aaron Darling and

Throwback: “Officer Down” from Stampin’ Ground!

In the year 2000, Stampin’ Ground delivered an Earth shattering album that crossed over Groove Metal and Hardcore in “Carved From Empty Words” that Ultimately ended up with the Cheltenham band fronted by Adam Frakes-Sime appearing on the main stage at Download Festival in 2003. Sadly calling it a day a year later but returning