Tag: The Word Alive

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

NEWS: Aviana talk about “My Worst Enemy”!

It’s going to be a great summer for Gothenburg Sweden’s Aviana. They will be letting new album “Epicenter” set sail on 23rd August via Arising Empire! Pre-orders are available here. Single “My Worst Enemy” appeared today and if that isn’t enough, you can check the out live on 23rd May at Camden Underworld where they

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!

Bootleg: Of Virtue in Lakewood Ohio!

Lansing Michigan Metalcore quintet Of Virtue will be upon our shores for a single date at Camden Underworld on 23rd May with The Word Alive, Make Them Suffer and Aviana as part of a a European Tour that will take The Word Alive to Slam Dunk! Of Virtue announced in January their signing to SharpTone

Playlist: Rap Metal.

Metal Injection released a their 10 most underrated Rap Metal songs over this past weekend and it got us thinking. While Rap Metal was something that was arguably started by Anthrax‘s collaboration with Public Enemy, it was generally considered part of the Nu-Metal era sound. So where does that leave it now? Nu-Metal elements have

NEWS: Bohemian Grove release live clips from Denmark!

Bohemian Grove have posted a couple of (unfortunately) short audio snippets from the Copenhagen, Denmark stop of their 2017 European tour with Asking Alexandria  & The Word Alive. “Demons” and “Refuse to be a Martyr” are both from the bands current 2017 album “Hollow” which is out via Duckphone Records. A single upcoming tour date on 25th

The Black Map #10: Continents from Cardiff!

Kerrang! magazine once described Continents sound as “Energy-fuelled epic-core with lots of aggression, a healthy blend of raw shouts and low end growls and foot stomping hooks. Their music and intense stage presence has separated them from the ever-growing UK Metal/Hardcore scene”. Getting heads banging since 2010, Cardiff’s Continents have had one hell of a ride so

NEWS: Continents announce February tour with The Word Alive!

Having cancelled tomorrow night’s show at Sanctuary in Basingstoke with Bohemian Grove, Continents have announced a February UK run in support of The Word Alive; 02/03 Plymouth – Underground 02/04 Leeds – Key Club 02/05 London  – Camden Assembly 02/06 Cardiff  – Clwb Ifor Bach 02/07 Birmingham – The Flapper A new album from both

REVIEW: “Infinite Unknown” by Carcer City

I first came across Carcer City when they opened up for Attila on The European Chaos Tour in April 2017 with The Word Alive. I knew they were from Liverpool and signed to Chris Fronzak’s Stay Sick Recordings label, but that was it. Carcer City were second on the bill and put on a stunning