Interview: Ryan Hamilton of People on Vacation

A delayed album, a delayed tour, a delayed soundcheck and a horde of fans waiting to have all their stuff signed outside the changing room. Despite all the pressures of a first-night show on their new tour to highlight the release of The Chronicles of Tim Powers, Ryan Hamilton took the time to answer a few … Continue reading Interview: Ryan Hamilton of People on Vacation

People on Vacation/Lacey/Danny Gruff – Cathouse, Glasgow (25th Feb 2015)

[photo set from the evening on Flickr] The Cathouse was the replacement venue for this rescheduled gig from the end of last year, I assume as King Tut’s was busy tonight. The important thing is that People on Vacation did finally make it back to British shores and were headlining a three band bill. Opener … Continue reading People on Vacation/Lacey/Danny Gruff – Cathouse, Glasgow (25th Feb 2015)

Review: Chaos Divine – Colliding Skies

Chaos Divine may not be a band you’ve heard of before. Certainly I haven’t. Describing themselves on their Facebook page as “progressive hard rock”, I’d say they weren’t too far off the mark. Citing both prog and heavy influences such as Pink Floyd, Porcupine Tree, Gojira and Mastodon, they fuse together to make a great … Continue reading Review: Chaos Divine – Colliding Skies

Heaven Asunder drop new video

[late notice, but they're also playing Glasgow Audio tonight! - Mosh] Back with their spanking new single "Redemption", UK heavyweights Heaven Asunder are pushing the envelope harder than ever. The song itself is a blistering four and a half minute powerhouse of riffs, breakdowns and hooks to boot. The track showcases the quintet's new sound, which is much … Continue reading Heaven Asunder drop new video

Matchstickmen to release charity single on Feb 27th

Matchstickmen are due to release their brand new single "For No Reason" through MainLine Records/Code7 distribution on Friday 27th February 2015. A percentage of the proceeds from "For No Reason" are being donated to The Cybersmile Foundation, a multi award-winning anti-cyberbullying non-profit organization committed to tackling all forms of online bullying and hate campaigns. The press release and pre-order links … Continue reading Matchstickmen to release charity single on Feb 27th

Hirax release new album to coincide with Euro-tour

Released on February 25, 2015 to coincide with the upcoming European tour March/April. The New Age of Terror album on CD and 12" LP (gatefold vinyl Limited edition Blue splatter and black wax) is available on Selfmadegod Records (Poland): http://selfmadegod.com/en/shop/item/10157 And don't forget those UK dates, including Hirax's first ever UK headlining show, at the home of … Continue reading Hirax release new album to coincide with Euro-tour