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2012 – The Year in Albums

2012 – The Year in Albums

With the year in gigs covered, it’s time to turn to the album releases of 2012. Note that these are just the albums I got – there are countless others, obviously! Albums listed are in no particular order. All That Remains – A War You Cannot Win Keeping their trademark [...]

December 29, 2012 Mosh Album Reviews 0

Year in Review – Gigs (and which were the best?)

Year in Review – Gigs (and which were the best?)

Well, December is almost over and it’s time to dig through the reviews and see what I reckoned was the live musical high-point of the year. And it’s bloody hard, believe me. If you just want to skip down to the bit where I try to make my mind up, [...]

December 26, 2012 Mosh Gig Reviews 1

Devin Townsend Project / Fear Factory – Glasgow O2 ABC

Devin Townsend Project / Fear Factory – Glasgow O2 ABC

[Photo sets on flickr: Fear Factory and Devin Townsend Project] Happy birthday to me! And after a huge KFC and a phone call after some interviews to say I’d been offered the new job I was after, we headed into Glasgow to see the pioneers of industrial metal – Fear [...]

December 14, 2012 Mosh Gig Reviews 3

Little Angels / Skin – Glasgow O2 ABC

Little Angels / Skin – Glasgow O2 ABC

[Full sets of pics: Little Angels / Skin] After 20 years (2 years in the case of Skin who’ve broken up and reformed more times than a 4 year old’s scabby knee), the Little Angels announced earlier this year that they were going to play Download. They enjoyed it so [...]

December 8, 2012 Mosh Gig Reviews 4

Rob Zombie / Marilyn Manson (Twins of Evil) – Glasgow SECC

Rob Zombie / Marilyn Manson (Twins of Evil) – Glasgow SECC

[Full sets of pics on Flickr for Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson] Regrettably another gig with a spare ticket due to baysitting issues, and then further sad news as a friend who was taking the spare was hospitalised two days before. At least I managed to pass it off to [...]

November 28, 2012 Mosh Gig Reviews 2

Testament – Glasgow Garage

Testament – Glasgow Garage

[full set of images on Flickr via this link] A band that’s been there since the beginning of the thrash metal era, Testament were pretty big twenty or so years ago. But while the liked of the so-called “Big 4” went on to fill arenas, Testament joined the likes of [...]

November 27, 2012 Mosh Gig Reviews 2