Metal Gig Reviews

By Lisa Fox, 11th April 2014 1157 Views Gig Reviews, News

Pennsylvanian rockers Halestorm have just wrapped up a UK tour which took the band to a sold out show at the O2 ABC in Glasgow last Saturday. Having chatted to the band before the show, we’re more than a little excited to see the performance these beautiful people bring. As… Read More »

By Laura Herbert, 4th April 2014 1094 Views Gig Reviews, News

Trips to The Peel are always a little treat and fast rising metal/grime giants Hacktivist certainly left their mark. With appearances fast coming at Reading and Leeds, they have proved to us that this is plenty more of them to come. First up Confessions Of A Traitor (6) showed us… Read More »

By Sam Dignon, 4th April 2014 1819 Views Gig Reviews, News

Over the past few years Marmozets have really started to make a name for themselves in the British alternative scene thanks to their unique sound and explosive live shows. And after signing to Road Runner records late last year it’s pretty clear that Marmozets hard work has started to pay… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 3rd April 2014 1658 Views Gig Reviews, News

Five Finger Death Punch. Once upon a time it was a name in the metal world that was looked upon in some circles with derision and scorn. Accusations would range from that “they weren’t a real metal band” to “they’ll never amount to anything”. As we stand early in 2014… Read More »

By Will Stevenson, 2nd April 2014 1965 Views Gig Reviews, News

In the age of blast beats, dance influence and death growls, it’s easy to forget heavy metal’s lineage. This year, Classic Rock and Metal Hammer Magazines have combined their consistently good annual tours into one mega line up for the spectacularly titled Lords Of The Riff tour. Buffalo Summer, Scorpion… Read More »