Knotfest.com announce Pulse of the Maggots Fest

Knotfest.com has today announced the inaugural UK Pulse of the Maggots Fest, as the Knotfest brand expands into the UK for the very first time. The debut event's international bill features some of the hottest in developing heavy artists and finds its first UK base at The Mill in Birmingham, the city internationally renowned as … Continue reading Knotfest.com announce Pulse of the Maggots Fest

Daylight Misery release star-studded fundraising single “Cancerworm” in memory of Dimitris Theodoropoulos

The Athenian metal band Daylight Misery, inspired by the loss of their dear friend Dimitris Theodoropoulos (member of the progressive metal band Rex Mundi from Thessaloniki) on the 31st of May 2021 from cancer, decided to write a song called "Cancerworm" which is based on his story and everything he has been through over the … Continue reading Daylight Misery release star-studded fundraising single “Cancerworm” in memory of Dimitris Theodoropoulos

RIP Alan White (Yes) 1949-2022

We reported a few days ago that Alan White wouldn't be on the upcoming Yes tour dates due to ill health. We are incredibly sad to have to follow that story up with the news of his passing. The following announcement has been made: It is with deep sadness that YES announce Alan White, their … Continue reading RIP Alan White (Yes) 1949-2022

Steelhouse Festival announce Europe as Sunday headliners

Steelhouse Festival is delighted to announce that this year’s Sunday headliners will be Europe. The Swedish rock legends, in a UK festival exclusive, will make a triumphant return to The Mountain having first appeared at the 2014 event. Hot off a UK arena tour, they return to make good on their commitment to headline the … Continue reading Steelhouse Festival announce Europe as Sunday headliners

As Sirens Fall announce new EP, celebrate with new video

It's always good to see bands we've encountered before as they make a reappearance. Ross reviewed As Sirens Fall's EP Where Lost Things Go back in 2018, and we covered The Hospital Party in 2016... and now they're back. With new EP coming of (r)age hitting stores/download sites tomorrow (May 26th, from 9am), As Sirens Fall celebrate … Continue reading As Sirens Fall announce new EP, celebrate with new video

Splintered Throne to release new album

The traditional metal powerhouse from Portland, Oregon, are beginning their next chapter by unleashing the high-octane record The Greater Good of Man on August 19th 2022. Refining their classic metal sound fused with progressive hard rock and striking melodies, Splintered Throne have created a majestic and vivacious release. I still pinch myself that I'm even … Continue reading Splintered Throne to release new album