Metal Gig Reviews

By Jack Fermor-Worrell, 11th October 2018 Festival News, Gig Reviews, News, Reading and Leeds

Having first appeared all the way back in 1999 as a sister event to the famous Reading Festival, over the last near two-decades, Leeds Festival has grown to become one of the biggest events in the UK festival calendar, encompassing a huge variety of acts across multiple genres. We trekked… Read More »

By Jack Fermor-Worrell, 4th October 2018 Gig Reviews, News

Over the last few years, there seems to have been a great number of so-called ‘US radio-rock’ bands starting to make bigger and bigger waves over on European shores, with the likes of Shinedown and their ilk now sitting comfortably towards the top of festival bills and playing ever-increasingly huge… Read More »

By Simon Crampton, 11th September 2018 Gig Reviews, News

There is an unholy buzz of anticipation surrounding the Royal Albert Hall this evening. It’s a Sunday night and the congregation have descended on the venue as tonight it plays makeshift church to an evening with Ghost. One of the most eagerly anticipated gigs in recent memory is finally here… Read More »

By Sam Dignon, 28th August 2018 Gig Reviews, News

Palm Reader have spent most of the last six years being one of the UK’s most exciting bands but never getting the recognition for it. Their first two albums were brilliant and their live shows were always fantastic but it just never seemed to connect with people. Then this year their… Read More »

By Sam Dignon, 23rd August 2018 Gig Reviews, News

Word of mouth surrounding The Fever 333 (10) has been spreading like wildfire. With just an EP out and a single UK show, the band managed to sell out the Islington Academy in 3 days. With this sort of buzz it is easy to write it all off as nothing more than… Read More »