The Latest Heavy Metal News, Reviews and Interviews

By Jamie Giberti, 8th February 2016 Download, Festival News, News

Well, well, well. We thought it was about time for another Download Festival 2016 announcement and Andy Copping and the team have duly delivered, with one of the biggest Download line up announcements ever! There are thirty six (yep, 36) new bands joining the line up across the three days… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 5th February 2016 News

Currently impressing arenas across the UK, Kentucky hard rockers Black Stone Cherry are at the same time continuing the build up to their next album Kentucky by releasing a brand new single, In Our Dreams. The accompanying music video has a futuristic, dystopian theme to it and is quite different… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 3rd February 2016 News

The first major metal album release of the year bring the first piece of UK metal chart success! Big four thrash legends Megadeth have just narrowly missed out on a place in the Top 10 of the album chart with their new album Dystopia but still come in at a… Read More »

By Ali Cooper, 3rd February 2016 ,

Home is where the heart is, no matter how many Years Young you may be. With a consistently beautiful melodic core swathed in electric reflection, it’s plain to see Lincolnshire alt-rock outfit Years Young are by no means an afterthought – this EP has evidently taken valuable time and dedication, and every note sings its own praises. Voluminous opener ‘Miracles’… Read More »

By Ali Cooper, 3rd February 2016 Gig Reviews, News

Flooded with nostalgia, Aiden’s final exhibition of their indomitable back catalogue embraced London’s Underworld as an old friend that will be sorely missed. Opening Brighton boys City Of Ashes (8) establish a bass-heavy swaying tempo as the crowd cooperatively raises their hands in the air at the effortless command of… Read More »