By Sam Dignon, 26th May 2017 Features, Festival News, News, Slam Dunk, Special Features

Slam Dunk Festival is once again upon us taking over Leeds, Birmingham and Hatfield this coming bank holiday weekend. For many this marks the start of festival season in the UK. This years line up once again includes some of the best bands in rock, punk, metalcore and pop-punk. So… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 27th April 2017 Download, Features, Festival News, News, Special Features

Words by Jamie Giberti and Ali Cooper. We’re just over six weeks away from the annual mudfest that is the Download Festival at Donington Park (we must SURELY be due a dry year this time, surely, please?). As is always the case, “the little tent”, currently known as The Dogtooth… Read More »

By Ali Cooper, 26th April 2017 Features, Interviews, News, Special Features

2017 has already seen dark and uncertain times across the globe. While charismatic frontman Chris Motionless laughs off any intention of running for US president, Motionless in White’s year continues on the road across the States plus a trip to the European festival circuit, with their first appearance on Download Festival’s… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 6th April 2017 Features, News, Special Features

In a couple of weeks time, the UK will bear witness to a very special event: the 25th anniversary tour celebration of Dream Theater’s Images and Words album. Whilst “the album anniversary tour” has become such a regular occurrence to some over recent years that the unique appeal of them… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 10th February 2017 Features, Interviews, News, Special Features

Trivium, and their main man Matt Heafy need little introduction. The Florida metallers who make their home away from home here in the UK are just about to get started with their latest UK tour. We were able to catch up with Matt at his home in Florida as Trivium… Read More »