Gig Review: Combichrist / Alacrity / Cursed Sun – The Palm House, Belfast (26th June 2019)

Although less than a year since Combichrist played Belfast, there have been dramatic changes within the band; most notably the departure of the wonderfully eccentric and talented drummer, Joe Letz. Having witnessed two absolutely superb performances from the band in 2018 (Belfast and Bloodstock), I was really looking forward to seeing them again, and curious … Continue reading Gig Review: Combichrist / Alacrity / Cursed Sun – The Palm House, Belfast (26th June 2019)

Bloodstock 2018 – Mosh’s Saturday

Today started nicely, with some clear skies and very warm sun through the early afternoon... and then came the rain. Scheduled to keep dribbling / pouring until 4pm on Sunday you'd think it would dampen spirits but thankfully that idea was put to rest by the dedicated fans cramming into tents or simply ignoring it … Continue reading Bloodstock 2018 – Mosh’s Saturday

Bloodstock 2018 announces more bands

Bloodstock have just announced four more big names for next year's event: Watain will bring their black metal ritual to headline Sunday’s Sophie Lancaster stage in a UK festival exclusive! German power metallers, Orden Ogan land a Ronnie James Dio main stage slot on Saturday. Atlanta aggrotech outfit, Combichrist also join the main stage bill … Continue reading Bloodstock 2018 announces more bands

Combichrist / Filter / Rabia Sorda, Glasgow O2 ABC2 (30th June 2016)

So I’m a few songs late catching tonight's openers, Rabia Sorda, due to interviewing Andy from Combichrist, but get out to watch most of a very intense and enjoyable set in front of a good sized crowd. I will say, judging by the crowd’s reaction, that a number of fans here tonight know the band … Continue reading Combichrist / Filter / Rabia Sorda, Glasgow O2 ABC2 (30th June 2016)

Interview: Andy LaPlegua of Combichrist, Glasgow O2 ABC (30th June 2016)

As well as taking top photos, our Gary does a good line in interviews! Before tech/dance/metal scaryfolk Combichrist took to the stage at Glasgow's ABC recently, he got to sit down for a chat... Welcome to Glasgow, how’s the tour going? We were in Newcastle last night, which is always fun. Any show in the … Continue reading Interview: Andy LaPlegua of Combichrist, Glasgow O2 ABC (30th June 2016)

Tuesday Video Roundup (Combichrist, Counting Days, I Am Noah, Better Days)

Anyone else more knackered on the Tuesday following a bank holiday than they would be normally? Just me then? Bugger. Bounce around to this lot, then. I'm off to my Krav Maga class! Combichrist - "Skullcrusher" Just missing yesterday's lyric video roundup is the new one from synth-metallers Combichrist which dropped into my mailbox a … Continue reading Tuesday Video Roundup (Combichrist, Counting Days, I Am Noah, Better Days)