Band of the Day

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Band of the Day: Shadows of Violence

Kicking around since 2007, but putting all that work into their debut release this year are Shadows of Violence from Leeds. Formed by drummer Michael Burrows and guitarist Martin Haigh, the band have had a few members come and go until the … read more


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Inverted Serenity – free track for download

Producing technical groovy death metal rooted in musical duality and lyricism, Inverted Serenity are offering fans a free download of their track “Grasp of Impermanence” leading up to the release of their upcoming album Integral due out on October 9th – … read more

Golden Oldies

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Golden Oldie: Sodom – Get What You Deserve

 It might not be that apparent, if at all, on the Moshville website but for those who know me it’s no secret that I am a Sodomaniac. Nope, I’m not particularly a fan of insane buggery (well, maybe not the … read more

Classic Covers

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Classic Cover: Amy Turk – Safe Home (Anthrax)

Not the first time we’ve featured the harp as a cover instrument on this site, but I just had to pop this one up after it appeared on my facebook feed. Posted by Anthrax themselves (or their facebook monkey, anyway), … read more


Shepherds of Cassini


Progressive metal with violin is not really something new on the scene, but it’s definitely something interesting when it comes to discovering new bands. The PR wire recently sent me the second studio album by New Zealand progressive metal quartet … read more

Album Reviews

Advent Horizon

Review: Advent Horizon – Stagehound

Advent Horizon is a four-piece band hailing from Salt Lake City that combines the old school prog rock with jazz and funk sounds. The band openly admits that the biggest inspiration for them are Canadian prog legends Rush. AH released … read more


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Slipknot announce UK dates for 2016 (UPDATED – inc. new video and sale dates)

Just announced by Daniel P Carter on Radio 1, here are the four dates. Nowt in Scotland so at least I’ll be saving a few quid. Strange how they don’t appear for ten years then visit twice in twelve months! … read more


Avatarium band

Avatarium – new album track-by-track

Avatarium are set to release their latest doom filled offering upon the masses in 3 weeks. The band’s new album The Girl With The Raven Mask is their second full length studio album and we caught up with Carl Westholm, … read more