New Band of the Day: The David Liberty Band

The David Liberty band are an edgy rock act with a political slant, which you'll be able to tell quite quickly if you listen to their lyrics. This isn't necessarily a bad thing; let's face it, rock and metal has been all about rebellion since the year dot. The Sex Pistols, Sacred Reich, Obituary, Billy … Continue reading New Band of the Day: The David Liberty Band

New Band of the Day: Aviator Shades

Listing what amounts to a who's who of classic rock bands as their influences, Aviator Shades play remarkably catchy rock'n'roll tunes. Based in Vancouver, but with roots in Ireland, they've been going for a good couple of years now. You know all those good things that make you like a quality rock track the moment … Continue reading New Band of the Day: Aviator Shades

New Band of the Day: Tyranize

Ooh, a new genre for me. Tyranize class themselves as players of "plague metal", essentially a subset of brutal death metal. Throaty, grunted vocals (think Cannibal Corpse) and heavy rhythms over crashing guitars. They're from New York State and have been churning out a bubbly mass of gorey metal since 2006. In that time they've … Continue reading New Band of the Day: Tyranize

New Band of the Day: Miss The Occupier

Some may say I'm featuring this band because I work with one of the band members. I'm featuring them because I found out about them because one of the band members is a work colleague. Everything else is on their own merit! Miss The Occupier remind me of old-school pop/punk, not the more recent sounds … Continue reading New Band of the Day: Miss The Occupier

New Band of the Day: Conquest of Steel

A gleam of steely light shines from the utter blackness that is Bradford, and holding that shimmering sword aloft are the five warriors of Conquest of Steel. Purveyors of the finest metal, rockers of the maddest gigs and quaffers of... well, whatever they can get their hands on, Conquest have been on the go since … Continue reading New Band of the Day: Conquest of Steel

New Band of the Day: Red Skull Ritual

Red Skull Ritual have been braving the arctic cold of Saskatchewan for around two years now and have a decent catalogue of their own material available. The four of them seem to be mad as a box of badgers, and they play melodic metal with a heavy groove) or so they say. They put on … Continue reading New Band of the Day: Red Skull Ritual