The Latest Rock & Metal News, Reviews and Interviews

By Jamie Giberti, 12th January 2017 Festival News, News

Ritual Festival in Leeds was already a festival that had attracted our attention. Boasting Emperor man Ihsahn performing his (excellent and engaging) solo material as headliner, and with UK talent such as Conjurer also on the line up, it looked an intriguing new festival. They have now announced some new… Read More »

By Tal Fineman, 12th January 2017 Gig Reviews, News

Clutch are a band who are decidedly old school – as per the customs of the 1990s US stoner rock scene that facilitated their rise to prominence, the band play modern rock’n’roll with a retro, ‘70s feel that focuses on groove and the power of a simple, repetitive riff. It’s… Read More »

By Sam Dignon, 12th January 2017 ,

Hardcore is often seen as a very limited genre, it’s so entrenched in its own values and it’s very rare that bands step outside these. In 2014 Code Orange pushed the boundaries of the genre with I Am King, when they ditched the Kids from their name it was more than just a name change. The band evolved into something much heavier and more… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 11th January 2017 News

With their brand new album Night People closing in on the Number One spot in the album chart, You Me At Six have announced a surprise show tonight at The Key Club in Leeds (11th January 2017). The doors open at 9pm and the first 300 people through the door… Read More »

By James Weaver, 11th January 2017 End Of Year Awards, Features, News

Continuing with our annual end of year awards, this time it’s the turn of James Weaver (who when he’s not writing for us, also contributes to Terrorizer. Oh, and he runs his own magazine, Distorted Sound too). Here’s what James had to say about the releases and happenings of the… Read More »