The Latest Heavy Metal News, Reviews and Interviews

By Philip Whitehead, 22nd September 2014 256 Views ,

London based progressive/alt-metallers Ascending Dawn are a band with a mission. The first album by this female fronted quartet, “Coalesce”, is a bold statement from such a new band, with atmosphere strong on the agenda accompanied by soaring vocals and thudding guitars to provide a fantastic auditory experience across 9 tracks. The opening tracks are fairly similar, with “All In… Read More »

By Philip Whitehead, 17th September 2014 224 Views , ,

Wilson have come flying out of Michigan with their new album, “Full Blast Fuckery”. Their party oriented, southern rock influenced brand of hardcore is a sure fire mosher for those who love their music loud, heavy and fast but they may not have quite the impact that they’d hoped for. The album is full speed from the get go with… Read More »

By Lisa Fox, 17th September 2014 186 Views Festival News, Interviews, News, Sonsiphere

London crossover-metal bruisers Dripback have been tucked away in several bands for years now. Labrat and Ted Maul luminaries now reside in this supergroup that have been playing some crushingly-heavy, critically-acclaimed shows in preparation for their debut album Failed Futures. As one of the most intriguing metal bands to come out of these shores in recent times, we were more than happy to chat to Luca and Lee at Sonisphere.

By Jamie Giberti, 17th September 2014 11437 Views Interviews, News

Last month, somewhat out of the blue except to those in the know, NWOAHM pioneers Shadows Fall announced that their imminent UK and European tour with Unearth, The Hell On Earth Tour 2014 would be the band’s last full European tour and that the band would be going on hiatus… Read More »

By Sam Dignon, 16th September 2014 275 Views Festival News, Hevy, Interviews, News

Following the release of their brilliant album Cult For The Haggard Youth, Rock Sins had the chance to catch up with Dead Harts at Hevy Festival. The band have really been making a name for themselves in the past few months and this was a great time to chat them… Read More »