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By Jamie Giberti, 27th August 2014 348 Views , ,

In the eyes of many, Opeth can do no wrong. Sitting alongside Dream Theater and Mastodon as the kings of the progressive metal genre, they threw their fans an almighty curve-ball with previous album Heritage. Would their eleventh album Pale Communion continue the path started by Heritage or return to more familiar territory? From the outset with the jazz inspired… Read More »

By Iain Currie, 27th August 2014 120 Views

Wednesday 13 has been doing the good-time, horror-inspired punk we know and love for quite some time now, and his is a formula that has stayed strong. Even today many people talk fondly of Murderdolls and his subsequent . Not one to rest on his laurels, with this latest offering he has gone for something a little different by releasing… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 27th August 2014 223 Views Download, Festival News, Interviews, News

In the latest of our interviews from behind the scenes at the 2014 Download Festival, Jamie caught up with Frank Fontsere, drummer from one of the UK’s favourite hard rock bands of recent times Fozzy, to talk about their performance earlier in the day, their new album Do You Wanna… Read More »

By Lisa Fox, 27th August 2014 206 Views Gig Reviews, Live Galleries, News

Words by Lisa Fox, photos by Alan Swan. It is always going to be tough to review a band that claim to be “The Greatest Band of All Time”. Everything Arnocorps do is harder, louder and heavier. They make no apologies for this confidence. In fact they simply bring balls to the walls attitude… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 26th August 2014 371 Views News

Fresh from wow’ing the crowds at the Reading and Leeds August bank holiday double header of festivals over the last few days and with their album Lost Forever // Lost Together hailed as the finest of their career thus far, UK metalcore favourites Architects have announced the biggest tour of… Read More »