Interview: Agent 47

Sometimes you meet a gentle giant in the metal scene who works his heart out and does his bit to promote the scene. I have known Rik Hunter for a couple of years now but never had the pleasure to meet him face to face. That was until last month at Badgerfest where we had … Continue reading Interview: Agent 47

Interview: Rik Hunter of Agent 47

I have known Rik for quite some time on social media and find him to be one of the most supportive and helpful individuals who would do anything to support anyone in the underground scene. Rik is active on the band front himself being bassist/lead vocalist for the band Agent 47 whose influences range from … Continue reading Interview: Rik Hunter of Agent 47

Live Stream: 4GEN7 and BADGER (tonight at 8pm)

Before the imminent lockdown, Moshville Times residents 4GEN7 and John Badger are having a live stream of material ranging from the old to maybe even a new track or two. Taking place in Brunswick Mill Studios in Manchester, money is being raised for The Big Issue for the Hardship Fund, helping those most vulnerable during … Continue reading Live Stream: 4GEN7 and BADGER (tonight at 8pm)

Gig Review: Metal 2 the Masses 1st Semi Final – Sanctuary Rock Bar, Burnley (11th May 2019)

It’s been a lovely warm day, summer and Bloodstock is just around the corner and I’m looking forward to tonight’s Metal 2 the Masses Semi Final show with a certain amount of trepidation. The five bands on tonight are all worthy of a spot in the final and it's going to be a tough one … Continue reading Gig Review: Metal 2 the Masses 1st Semi Final – Sanctuary Rock Bar, Burnley (11th May 2019)

Gig Review: Metal 2 the Masses Heat 4 – Sanctuary Rock Bar, Burnley (27th April 2019)

What a month April has been, 3 great heats for M2tM so far and here we are with another great line up for the last heat before the semi-finals. There have been some amazingly talented bands go through so up to now and we have 4 more bands tonight hoping to join them. First band … Continue reading Gig Review: Metal 2 the Masses Heat 4 – Sanctuary Rock Bar, Burnley (27th April 2019)

Interview: Rik and Mark of Agent 47

As Badgerfest 2 is only mere days away, Manchester is buzzing with excitement and many new and local bands are getting noticed due to this buzz. One such band is Agent 47 who have released their self-financed debut EP Who's That? in April of this year to local acclaim. Stating Deftones, Tool and Corrosion of Conformity … Continue reading Interview: Rik and Mark of Agent 47