Metalcore Reviews

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Beartooth – Disease (, , )
24th September 2018 -

Beartooth have always been a cut above the rest of the bands in their scene. With an energy and passion that can only be described as explosive and a frontman in Caleb Shomo who is both enigmatic and vulnerable as well as hugely relatable, it’s no wonder they have such a dedicated fanbase. Their previous album ‘Aggressive’ widened their scope… Read More »

Bury Tomorrow - Black Flame Album Cover
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Bury Tomorrow – Black Flame (, )
13th July 2018 -

With Earthbound it felt like Bury Tomorrow took a huge leap forward with their sound. Whilst the band have certainly been popular within the UK metalcore scene over the last few years they’ve never quite reached the levels of praised awarded to the likes of Architects or While She Sleeps. That album was certainly the closest they cam and now with Black Flame they are aiming to cement… Read More »

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Bleeding Through – Love Will Kill All (, , )
15th May 2018 -

Have you ever wondered what it would feel like being trapped in a tiny room with an angry bear and no escape? well, imagine that you haven’t but you are curious to know what that feels like…Well, may I suggest listening to the new Bleeding Through album? It’s been 6 long years since the bands then swansong The Great Fire… Read More »

Bleed From Within Era Album Cover
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Bleed From Within – Era (, )
10th April 2018 -

With a new generation of heavy, UK-based bands you might be forgiven for forgetting the last time the UK was such a hot bed for interesting bands playing heavy music. Today’s crop originate, for the most part, from the realms of hardcore and even though acts such as Employed to Serve or Venom Prison obviously have prominent metal influences they… Read More »

Of Mice & Men - Defy Album Cover Artwork
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Of Mice & Men – Defy (, )
18th January 2018 -

Going in to the recording of Defy, Of Mice & Men may have seemed like a band with their backs against the wall. This album, their fifth, would be the first without Vocalist Austin Carlisle, so the world was waiting to see where they went next. The Lineup change aside, Defy is business as usual for Of Mice & Men…. Read More »