Review: Citizen Zero – State of Mind

Citizen Zero are a new band to me, and likely you, despite them having been around for five or six years. They're toured with POD and Highly Suspect, but I highly suspect (see what I did there) that these appearances have been Stateside. The band are from Detroit and they have one previous release, an … Continue reading Review: Citizen Zero – State of Mind

Review: Destruction – Under Attack

1986 is the year most would consider the best in thrash metal. With several classic albums being released that year all celebrating their 30th birthdays this year, most thrashers will be getting nostalgic. Now in 2016, it could be yet another year to remember in the genre's history with plenty of great new albums being … Continue reading Review: Destruction – Under Attack

Review: Death Angel – The Evil Divide

Ever since their return at the legendary Thrash of the Titans benefit concert 15 years ago, Death Angel have risen to the top of their thrash metal game over the years. Their trio of classic albums from their late 80's/early 90's heyday (The Ultra-Violence, Frolic Through the Park and Act III respectively) will always be … Continue reading Review: Death Angel – The Evil Divide

Lawnmower Deth (and Kim Wilde!) at Download Festival 2016

When Corey Taylor wrote the lyrics, "And the rain will kill us all", he had quite obviously overlooked Lawnmower Deth and their fans which are still growing in numbers like an award winning marrow on steroids. Lawnmower Deth filled the Maverick Stage tent with thousands of fans, leaving others watching from the outside as there was … Continue reading Lawnmower Deth (and Kim Wilde!) at Download Festival 2016

The Virginmarys / Moses / Critics – Stereo, Glasgow 13th June 2016

[avatar user="Ross" size="50" align="left" /]It’s been close to two years since The Virginmarys graced Glasgow with their presence. In the intervening time, they’ve released their new album, Divides, alongside a handful of shows but tonight is a different kettle of fish. Tonight is the start of their latest UK tour. The last time the trio … Continue reading The Virginmarys / Moses / Critics – Stereo, Glasgow 13th June 2016

Review: Zeolite – Zeolite EP

Zeolite is a land mark release for the band of the same name hailing from Tasmania in Australia. It shows them adding emotion and maturity to the technical side of their music comparing to the two singles they released prior, resulting in a debut EP that shows the future is bright for the young band. The modern … Continue reading Review: Zeolite – Zeolite EP