Metal Gig Reviews

By Lisa Fox, 20th January 2015 Gig Reviews, News

Well well well, this is a night that has been a long time coming. I’ve been a self confessed maggot since 1999 but have somehow never managed to see my favourite band play ‘indoors’. Well, tonight that 16 year streak of misfortune ended, when I witnessed, no, I experienced, Slipknot Prepare For… Read More »

By Will Stevenson, 19th January 2015 Gig Reviews, News

For many inside Lincoln’s Engine Shed, tonight is the last gig of the year. Luckily for them, Deaf Havana, The Lonely The Brave and Verses do not disappoint, putting on a show worthy of bowing an excellent year out. Verses (7) start out fairly subdued, but once they find their… Read More »

By James, 8th January 2015 Gig Reviews, News

Not long before Christmas, Australian metalcore titans Parkway Drive hit the UK for their biggest headline tour yet. With several big Parkway Drive fans amongst the staff here at Rock Sins we weren’t going to miss out on this tour, so we sent James along to the Camden Town Roundhouse… Read More »

By James Hingle, 5th January 2015 Gig Reviews, News

Protest The Hero came steamrolling into the grand settings of London Koko off the back of an incredible 18 months. This band have also thought outside the box, when it’s come to their sound, live show and collective ethos. After self-releasing Volition, with the help of a Kick-Starter Campaign and… Read More »

By James, 30th December 2014 Bloodstock, Festival News, Gig Reviews, Live Galleries, News

Words by James Halstead & Nicholas Holmes, photos by Tess Donohoe. After some tremendous performances from the likes of Prong, Hatebreed and headliners Down on day one of the 2014 edition of Bloodstock, it was time to head back into the arena at Catton Hall for more metal mayhem on… Read More »