With Windhand's hard-hitting third full-length album Grief's Infernal Flower, the group has cemented itself as one of the premier metal bands of our time. The music is palpable, heart-wrenching, personal - drawing inspiration from nature and the cycle of life. It conveys an irrepressible sense of motion even within the slowest of songs. The band's … Continue reading Windhand – new album streaming and artwork competition
Please note that it's not us running the competition, but there are some great prizes on offer! Evil EyE Industries are excited to announce in conjunction with the impending Venom Inc / Vader / Divine Chaos European Tour, a fan art competition where one lucky winner will receive a plethora of awesome prizes. We invite fans … Continue reading Venom Inc. competition
[avatar user="Lara" size="50" align="left" /]Massive Summer Slaughter contest launched + album party show draws near. The Anthropocene Extinction is the forthcoming new full-length from San Diego deathgrind icons, Cattle Decapitation. Set for world wide release August 7th, 2015 via Metal Blade Records, the follow up to 2012's critically lauded Monolith Of Inhumanity was again captured … Continue reading Cattle Decapitation unveils new track
I celebration of the release of Power, Nekrogoblikon's EP, this month I received in the mail (big box, smell-proof) a goblin. Apparently she's female, though in honesty it's very hard to tell. And frankly, I don't really want to lift too many items of clothing or flaps of skin to check things out. I'm going to … Continue reading Auntie Goblin Solves Your Life Problems
Fancy a chance to win a shit-ton (that's a Standard Imperial measurement unit that I just made up, but should be formalised) of wonderful metal and beery goodness? For a stake of £2 in the form of a donation to the Headbangers Balls fund - cash going to the Teenage Cancer Trust - you'll get … Continue reading A ballsy big prize!
Sarah Tipper has a lot to answer for. First she gets me to create a new category for book reviews by sending me her metal-centred debut novel. Then, by giving me permission to give it away, I have to create another category for competitions. My OCD is taking out a contract on her. Anyway, if you … Continue reading Competition Time!