Interview: Johannes Eckerström of Avatar

Audio only, but this doesn't lessen Chris's honour at being sat next to Avatar's frontman during the recent tour... Avatar: official | facebook | twitter | instagram | spotify | youtube https://youtu.be/2ymKovfmMeU

Interview: Frasier and Thrax of Blood Oath

Shells ranks this as one of the funniest interviews of Uprising 2023. Loved every moment! Blood Oath: official | facebook | twitter | instagram | bandcamp | youtube https://youtu.be/Lk-Nr82J81g

Interview: Voidwalker (Metal to the Masses Leicester Winners 2023)

Shells had a chance to interview a couple of members of Voidwalker shortly after their set at Uprising. Voidwalker: facebook | instagram | spotify | bandcamp https://youtu.be/CUktTM_k6AA

Interview: Martijn Westerholt of Delain

Shells had a chat with Delain's Martijn Westerholt about the new album Dark Waters which Paul reviewed for us earlier this year. We hear about the chemistry in the band with the new and old faces making for a "not quite new" line up. Delain: official | facebook | twitter | spotify | youtube https://youtu.be/PjHGqwzKADA

Interview: Peej of Punk Rock Factory

Punk Rock Factory have a new album coming out on the 31st of March so we had the pleasure of discussing It’s Just A Stage We’re Going Through with front man Peej. We discuss the recent sell-out tour along with plans to conquer the rest of Europe and Japan... and lots more! The album is available … Continue reading Interview: Peej of Punk Rock Factory

Gig Review: Avatar / Veil of Maya / Mastiff – The 1865, Southampton (February 24th, 2023)

It was a nice new venue for both myself and Shells as we visited Southampton to witness a loaded three band bill. Combining self-confessed miserable band from the miserable city of Hull, Mastiff, with American tech-metal quartet Veil Of Maya and Swedish theatrical metallers Avatar we were in for as treat. First up were Mastiff … Continue reading Gig Review: Avatar / Veil of Maya / Mastiff – The 1865, Southampton (February 24th, 2023)