Headline Act: Ashen Reach

Ashen Reach have been on our radar for some time now, as far back as 2019, and I know they're a favourite of Ricky's. However, we've not had them get all in-depth in terms of a Headline Act feature before! Time to fix that... Simple things first – where are you guys from? We are … Continue reading Headline Act: Ashen Reach

Festival Review: Steelhouse Festival 2022 – Hafod-y-Dafal Farm, Ebbw Vale (29th – 31st July)

It doesn’t matter how many times you come to this festival, arriving at the top of the mountain is a feeling like nothing else. The pure friendliness of the volunteers and organisers, the camaraderie between the fans and the quality of the line up improves year on year. Once up the ‘road’, parked up and … Continue reading Festival Review: Steelhouse Festival 2022 – Hafod-y-Dafal Farm, Ebbw Vale (29th – 31st July)

Video Exclusive: Ashen Reach – Epiphany

Liverpool rockers Ashen Reach today launch their third single, "Epiphany", from their debut album Homecoming which will itself be released in November. Ashen Reach have a new, bigger and better sound and "Epiphany" will surely get them a far bigger audience than ever before. Having recently interviewed vocalist Kyle and guitarist Paddy, they were both … Continue reading Video Exclusive: Ashen Reach – Epiphany

Interview: Paddy and Kyle of Ashen Reach

It seems to be a habit of Ashen Reach and myself doing interviews and that's simply because there has been a lot happening within the Ashen Reach camp. These hard rockers from Liverpool are about to release their third single "Epiphany" from their debut album Homecoming out in November. Ashen Reach also have new members … Continue reading Interview: Paddy and Kyle of Ashen Reach

A Ritual Spirit (and friends!) on tour this month

2018's Metal2TheMasses Glasgow winners A Ritual Spirit hit the road this week alongside finalists from the same event Nocturne Wulf, that year's Newcastle winners Kilonova and Merseyside winners Ashen Reach (formally Equinox). They play four shows in four nights with each band headlining their respective home town venue. The tour promises to be a showcase … Continue reading A Ritual Spirit (and friends!) on tour this month

Interview: Paddy Cummins of Ashen Reach

I last interviewed Ashen Reach six months ago after a two-day stint supporting Bullet for my Valentine in Russia which for the band was great exposure to a brand new audience. Since then, Ashen Reach have new members, new focus and a new vision in the direction of where they want to go and where … Continue reading Interview: Paddy Cummins of Ashen Reach