Metal Festival News And Information

By Sam Dignon, 20th June 2018 Festival News, Gig Reviews, News, Slam Dunk

Slam Dunk Festival once again returned to Hatfield bringing along all the pop-punk, metalcore and ska fans have come to expect. The 2018 edition marks the first time the festival has moved to a new site at Hatfield House. Moving to a larger outdoor setting was already an improvement as it… Read More »

By Simon Crampton, 18th June 2018 Download, Interviews, News

Black Stone Cherry are one of the biggest rock success stories of recent years. They have risen from a small band from Kentucky to a bona-fide arena rock outfit in a little over a decade. We are able to catch up with their Bassist Jon Lawhon to discuss the band’s… Read More »

By Simon Crampton, 18th June 2018 Download, Interviews, News

As the mouthpiece and the figurehead of Cradle of Filth, Dani Filth has haunted the metal scene for nearly 3 decades now. He is one of the most polarizing figures in metal and isn’t often short of a few words. When we caught up with him at Download Festival he… Read More »

By Simon Crampton, 15th June 2018 Download, Interviews, News

Andrew W.K is a man who wears many hats. He is a musician, a columnist, he once had his own television show as well as at one point considering starting a political party. Most people will know him as the white-clad man who loves to party and who plays a… Read More »

By Simon Crampton, 5th June 2018 Download, Festival News, Interviews, News

Returning to the UK to play Download Festival 2018 this weekend after some happy times here in recent years are none other than The Von Hertzen Brothers. Their frontman and guitarist, Mikko Von Hertzen, was kind enough to spare some of his time for a chat with us about Download,… Read More »