Metal Gig Reviews

By Simon Crampton, 13th November 2018 Gig Reviews, News

It would be really easy for me to write ‘Skindred are still the best live band on the planet’ and have this review done in one sentence. The trouble with me doing that is that I would be doing them a massive disservice in the process and I’m not about… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 5th November 2018 Gig Reviews, News

Ever since Slayer’s “Final Exit” was announced earlier this year, those who had secured tickets to the tour had been counting down the days, weeks and months for their chance to (probably) say goodbye to one of heavy metal’s most iconic bands. The impact Slayer have had on the metal… Read More »

By Philip Whitehead, 24th October 2018 Gig Reviews, News

Coheed and Cambria aren’t messing around. Barely a week after they dropped their new album The Unheavenly Creatures (read our review here), they’ve already hit the road in support of the album. Last week they hit the Roundhouse in Camden with support from instrumental math rockers CHON. Opening proceedings were… Read More »

By Sam Dignon, 22nd October 2018 Download, Festival News, Gig Reviews, News

Continuing the rundown of all the action from Donington from Middle Saturday, we’ve got the considerable highlights of Download 2018’s smallest two stages from Middle Saturday. Read on for what we witnessed at The Avalanche Stage and The Dogtooth Stage, including THAT UK live debut from The Fever 333. In… Read More »

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 »