Gig Review: Gloryhammer / Beast in Black / Wind Rose – SWG3 Warehouse, Glasgow (25th October 2019)

There was a bit of an adventure figuring out the location and time for this gig as, like many others in recent months, it was shifted from the still non-functional Slay. The alternative found was SWG3 Warehouse, one of the halls within SWG3 I hadn't already been to and - as it turns out - … Continue reading Gig Review: Gloryhammer / Beast in Black / Wind Rose – SWG3 Warehouse, Glasgow (25th October 2019)

Gig Review: Nightwish / Beast in Black – Manchester Arena (11th December 2018)

My first experience at Manchester Arena was to be with the Finnish bands Beast in Black and Nightwish. I was a huge Nightwish fan a few years ago but they fell off my radar for a while, and tonight’s show made me ask myself why! Beast in Black were a new band for me, but … Continue reading Gig Review: Nightwish / Beast in Black – Manchester Arena (11th December 2018)

Sabaton Open Air 2018 – Day 2 Review

Today we saw the larger Heroes Stage in use, with Beast in Black the first band we saw treading the boards after Dalriada had played earlier. Unfortunately we missed them due to playing with the kids (hey, it's a family festival), but BiB were a great band to open our own day. Great heavy metal with … Continue reading Sabaton Open Air 2018 – Day 2 Review

Video Roundup: Ben Blutzukker, Absque Cor, Beast In Black, Ornimental, Kamelot, Dominhate

Here's our first roundup of 2018! A few stragglers from last year, and a couple of new ones to wrap your musical enjoyment gear around. Ben Blutzukker - "Riptide" Ben Blutzukker got in touch to showcase us his latest video, featuring some awesome LEGO animation by A&M Studios. You can get the whole Riptide LP via … Continue reading Video Roundup: Ben Blutzukker, Absque Cor, Beast In Black, Ornimental, Kamelot, Dominhate

Video Roundup: SamadhiSitaram, Mike Milan Dedic, Porn, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Beast In Black, Black Moth

I'm typing this up on Saturday night with aches and pains from 7-8 hours of Krav Maga practice. By the time you read this, I'll be mid-grading. I hope your Sunday is less painful than mine is likely to be... SamadhiSitaram - "Shangri La" Russian deathcore band SamadhiSitaram have premiered a new video for the … Continue reading Video Roundup: SamadhiSitaram, Mike Milan Dedic, Porn, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Beast In Black, Black Moth