The Latest Rock & Metal News, Reviews and Interviews

By Jamie Giberti, 22nd February 2019 News

The maestro that is Devin Townsend has unveiled the first single and music video from his upcoming album Empath. Genesis is truly something to behold, and we don’t think we should even attempt to describe it, you just need to hear it. The video is truly something else as well…. Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 22nd February 2019 ,

Dream Theater’s brand new album, Distance Over Time, comes at an interesting point for the band. Following their not entirely well received concept opus, The Astonishing (which may have played out better when seen live in it’s entirety than on record), a portion of their fans were keen to see them return to a more “normal” approach for their new… Read More »

By Simon Crampton, 22nd February 2019 , ,

Delain are a band that made waves a decade ago with their Breakthrough album April Rain managing to carve out a pretty good niche for themselves in the process. The years that have followed have seen the band experiment and change things up with varying degrees of success. The band hit their creative Zenith with The Lunar Prelude and Moonbathers… Read More »

By Sam Dignon, 21st February 2019 ,

Blood Youth’s 2017 debut Beyond Repair was an impressive first attempt at a full length from the band. It might have been a little bit on the safe side but demonstrated the band know exactly what they are doing when it comes to metalcore. Now with their second full length album Starve the band are looking to step beyond the comfort zone they… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 20th February 2019 Download, Festival News, News

Many of us hoped that the tradition of WWE NXT being part of the Download Festival would continue in 2019. Well it is, and in a big new way. As confirmed by WWE on the WWEUK Twitter account a few minutes ago, a TV taping for a future installment of… Read More »