The Latest Rock & Metal News, Reviews and Interviews

By Rachael Griffiths, 27th June 2016 Live Galleries, News

Following the announcement that Slaves (US) would be embarking on a string of dates in the UK/EU, it seemed that the tour may not happen after all following reports that the band were to split. Luckily for Slaves fans, frontman Jonny Craig clarified that the dates and their Download appearance… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 19th June 2016 Download, Festival News, Gig Reviews, News

After the first day’s action at Donington, Download 2016 once again kicked back into life for “middle Saturday”. There was lots to look forward to, so let’s get on with proceedings. For anyone who hasn’t yet read our coverage of the first day of Download 2016 you can do so… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 17th June 2016 News

Anyone who saw Rammstein’s fantastic set at Download Festival 2016 last Friday (well, fantastic apart from the technical difficulties) will know that they opened with a brand new song. The typically tongue-in-cheek new track, christened “Ramm 4” (we’re not sure if that’s a working title or not at the moment)… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 17th June 2016 News

Having spent a good portion of their career releasing highly successful albums like Colony and Reroute To Remain through Nuclear Blast Records, Swedish metal legends In Flames have decided the time is right to return home to Nuclear Blast. The Gothenburg natives, who helped define the legendary Gothenburg sound named… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 15th June 2016 Download, Festival News, Gig Reviews, News

Despite the predictions of a total wash out of Doningtons annual festivities, mother nature had been kind to Download 2016, at least until the Friday. As Team Rock Sins took to the hallowed turf there was still grass to be seen, albeit not for much longer! First band of the… Read More »