The Latest Heavy Metal News, Reviews and Interviews

By James Hingle, 26th February 2015 229 Views Gig Reviews, News

From the ashes of Rise To Remain, rises As Lions (8) with Austin Dickinson roaring at the helm of these new Brit metallers. The stage is set, with The Barfly playing host to the bands debut appearance and everyone is on jubilant form. Yes, it’s sad Rise to Remain are… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 25th February 2015 244 Views News

After a couple of false starts involving both their tour and their recently released album The Chronicles Of Tim Powers, People On Vacation have finally touched down on UK soil. The Texan indie pop-rockers, comprised of Ryan Hamilton of Smile Smile and Jaret Reddick of Bowling For Soup, begin their… Read More »

By Neil, 25th February 2015 270 Views News

We all knew it was coming sooner or later. Turns out, it was sooner. Dez Fafara and the rest of the reunited Coal Chamber have today announced details to the world of their comeback album. Titled “Rivals“, the album will be released worldwide via Napalm Records this May, the first… Read More »

By Philip Whitehead, 25th February 2015 540 Views ,

Sweet Exile are a young alternative metal group from Leeds, who are currently working on their debut EP. Before that, though, we have this demo, which was released in 2014. I always hate reviewing demos because the rough nature of them makes it difficult to give a positive review, but while not assured to be a sure sign of their… Read More »

By Philip Whitehead, 25th February 2015 692 Views Gig Reviews, News

On a cold Tuesday night in February, Tufnell Park was treated to the unusual yet infectious combination of swing jazz and death metal provided by France’s Trepalium. The band were there to kick off their UK tour in support of the worldwide release of their “Damballa’s Voodoo Doll” EP (renamed… Read More »