The Chronicles of Manimal and Samara – influences and new video

The Chronicles of Manimal and Samara are an exciting and genre-defying duo blessed with glaring talent and true imagination. The alternative twosome have just revealed their thought provoking and powerful new single (available to order now). The band have also just set loose a visually striking accompanying video which you can scroll down to enjoy. … Continue reading The Chronicles of Manimal and Samara – influences and new video

Album Review: Fierce Cult – Where Humanity Ends

Well, this is one angry album. Fierce Cult straddle the ground between thrash and death metal, but with a larger boot on the "thrash" foot. Fast, heavy and rather brutal overall Where Humanity Ends makes for an abrasive hour or so's listening. There are eleven songs (plus a brief intro track), each of which blends some … Continue reading Album Review: Fierce Cult – Where Humanity Ends

Metal And Rock Stars Are An Untapped Market In The Gambling Industry

In 2018, studies found heavy metal was the fastest growing music genre, receiving a 154% increase in streaming. Understandably, 2018 was a monumental year for the genre, with Mötley Crüe reuniting and releasing four new songs and Pig Destroyer releasing their sixth studio album. However, perhaps why 2018 was so successful is more than the … Continue reading Metal And Rock Stars Are An Untapped Market In The Gambling Industry

Gig Review: The Virginmarys / Dig Lazarus / DandelionJames – Academy 3, Manchester (16th October 2021)

“MANCHESTER!” The Virginmarys’ Ally Dickaty bellows two songs into their incendiary performance, sweat flowing freely from him, Danny Dolan and the assembled audience. It may have been almost two years since the band last played here, on their last tour, but as a running theme of the night, it’s as if it was only six … Continue reading Gig Review: The Virginmarys / Dig Lazarus / DandelionJames – Academy 3, Manchester (16th October 2021)

Soen announce a handful of UK tour dates for November

The provocative, imperious and engaging Swedish-based metal group Soen are set to hit the roads again and take their new album Imperial to fans across the UK and Europe. Kicking off the tour in Denmark on 16th November, Soen will come to the UK for a series of four shows in iconic cities throughout the … Continue reading Soen announce a handful of UK tour dates for November

Swedish Metal Bands in Online Casino Games

The entire genre of metal music owes a lot to Sweden. The Scandinavian country is one of the critical components in the evolution of metal music, and without a doubt, it will remain one in the years to come. Over the years, Sweden has yielded some of the world’s greatest metal bands, which helped cement … Continue reading Swedish Metal Bands in Online Casino Games