The Latest Heavy Metal News, Reviews and Interviews

By Jamie Giberti, 24th July 2014 95 Views News

Yet more success in 2014 when it comes to the UK album charts for rock and metal (and punk rock in this case) artists and this week it’s a double dose to continue on from other successes, most recently Mastodon hitting the top ten. When it comes to metal bands,… Read More »

By Philip Whitehead, 24th July 2014 163 Views ,

For those who worship the southern rock infused metal stylings of Pantera and the whole New Orleans circle of the 1990s, there may not have been much in the way of new music to truly look forward to in recent years. While Down have more or less carried off where Pantera left off and hardcore punk bands such as Cancer… Read More »

By Lisa Fox, 24th July 2014 449 Views Festival News, Interviews, News, Sonsiphere

If you have read many of our interviews, you’ll know its not often that we completely lose our cool when we’re talking to a band. Interviewing Raging Speedhorn however, was one of those life affirming moments for our Lisa.

By Neil, 23rd July 2014 162 Views Bloodstock, Festival News, News

With Bloodstock Open Air Festival 2014 just two weeks away, Bloodstock HQ have announce the final wave of new bands, all picked from their ‘Metal 2 The Masses’ competition, as well as a few last additions to the Sophie and Jagermeister stages. BALLS DEEP bring groove metal to the Sophie… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 23rd July 2014 273 Views News

In the last hour or so it has been confirmed that disgraced former Lostprophets singer and convicted paedophile Ian Watkins has had his appeal against the length of his prison sentence thrown out by the appeal judges. Watkins, who is serving a 29 year sentence with a further six years… Read More »