Gig Review: Bloodywood / Armada of Secrets / Wolves Don’t Sleep – Rescue Rooms, Nottingham (25th July 2019)

When it's 35 degrees in Nottingham there is only one acceptable thing to be doing. Cramming inside a windowless, nearly sold out Rescue Rooms to watch one of the latest internet-viral stars showcasing their unique blend of heavy groove metal. Bloodywood hail from India and have reached our shores through excellent social media use and … Continue reading Gig Review: Bloodywood / Armada of Secrets / Wolves Don’t Sleep – Rescue Rooms, Nottingham (25th July 2019)

Gig Review: Coventry Metal 2 the Masses Grand Final (22nd April 2019)

[Editor's apology - Topher had this submitted to us ages ago because he's awesome and punctual, I just lost it in the emails - Mosh] It’s been a fantastic journey for this year’s Metal to the Masses Coventry! Being the first date of the finals across the country, the atmosphere at The Empire was electric. … Continue reading Gig Review: Coventry Metal 2 the Masses Grand Final (22nd April 2019)

Exclusive Interview and Photo Set: Ward XVI

Just a few weeks ago I was fortunate enough to work with one of the newest and hardest-working bands beginning to make a name for themselves in the unsigned UK metal circuit. Ward XVI blend together a mix of the heavier, theatrical side of genres to cook up their own concoction of horror music. We … Continue reading Exclusive Interview and Photo Set: Ward XVI

Gig Review: NOFX / Snuff / Bad Cop/Bad Cop – O2 Institute, Birmingham (14th June 2018)

I don't normally curse in my reviews but... Fuck yes. Just simply, fuck yes. That’s all what I was left with at the end of the night. NOFX, Snuff and Bad Cop/Bad Cop put on one hell of a performance at the O2 Institute, Birmingham. Starting with Californian female outfit Bad Cop/Bad Cop via their … Continue reading Gig Review: NOFX / Snuff / Bad Cop/Bad Cop – O2 Institute, Birmingham (14th June 2018)

Gig Review: Doyle / The Dead XIII / Ward XVI – Asylum 2, Birmingham (26th March 2018)

It's another night down at the Asylum... The Asylum 2 in Birmingham to be precise! Following a recent tour we have covered of a fellow Misfits member (Michale Graves), tonight was about the vegan beast – Doyle. To start us off on this dead-themed night were recent Bloodstock New Blood stage players, Ward XVI. Full … Continue reading Gig Review: Doyle / The Dead XIII / Ward XVI – Asylum 2, Birmingham (26th March 2018)

Gig Review: Joe Bonamassa – Genting Arena, Birmingham (16th March 2018)

Joe Bonamassa is a key figure in modern blues. Mentored by such greats as B.B. King, Bonamassa began making a name for himself when he was just a teenager. Currently playing in super-quartet Black Country Communion, he may be known even more-so showcasing his talent in his headlining shows across the world. From the darkness, … Continue reading Gig Review: Joe Bonamassa – Genting Arena, Birmingham (16th March 2018)