Band of the Day


Band of the Day: Chevelle

Another band new(-ish) to the UK, but already pretty big Stateside (4 million sales can’t be sniffed at) are Chevelle. They’re playing Download this year and have their debut UK album, La Gárgola, through Epic on June 9th. Due to the … read more



Powerwolf to release massive “The History Of Heresy” box set and more

Metal Blade Records is proud to announce three Powerwolf releases for June, 24th. First off there will be “The History Of Heresy”, a massive boxset containing two CDs and one DVD and then some! [NOTE: the box set and the order … read more

Gig Reviews

Within Temptation / Delain – Glasgow O2 Academy

[Full photo sets - Within Temptation / Delain] [NEW - interview with Charlotte Wessels before the gig] Well, this was quite the line-up for your gothic / orchestral metal fan. Undeniably two of the best in the genre with sounds … read more


Interview: Delain’s Charlotte Wessels at Glasgow O2 Academy

As ever, a few days in the editing (sorry!), but finally here it is. No surprise that Charlotte was charming, chatty, and full of details about the new album and the band in general. There’s a potted history of Delain … read more

Oldie But Goldie

Oldie But Goldie: Megadeth – Rust In Peace

Yeah, OK. So maybe this one a pretty obvious album to list as a classic, but it’s getting a bit long in the tooth now and I’m sure there is a younger generation out there who might have missed it. … read more

Cover Song of the Day

Driving Mrs Satan

Band / Cover Song of the Day: Driving Mrs Satan

Yup, two categories / one cup post. I just received Driving Mrs Satan’s album through from their promo company and instantly wanted to tell everyone about it. So here we go: It’s eleven cover tracks and I would expect any … read more

Album Reviews

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100-word review: Steel Panther – All You Can Eat

Bugger it. It’s been out a couple of weeks and most of you will have bought it anyway, but for those who haven’t… All You Can Eat is the third album from the hair metal parody band Steel Panther. The problem … read more



Wovenwar stream debut single and live dates

The debut release from band featuring members of As I Lay Dying and Oh, Sleeper set for release in late summer 2014. Wovenwar, featuring the talents of Jordan Mancino (drums), Nick Hipa (guitar), Phil Sgrosso (guitar) and Josh Gilbert (bass/vocals) of San Diego, California … read more