Album Review: Cradle of Filth – Existence is Futile

Suffolk's unholy clan once again attempt to force open a portal to Hell with their latest offering Existence is Futile. The album opens up as most Cradle albums do with an instrumental piece, in this instance "The Fate of the World on Our Shoulders". It is followed up by the grandiose "Existential Terror" and the … Continue reading Album Review: Cradle of Filth – Existence is Futile

Bloodstock 2021 Review – A Paying Person’s Perspective (Sat/Sun)

While we'll be doing our best to get the Editor's view of Bloodstock, the chance to see bands is always nibbled away at with time spent doing interviews and so on. Thankfully, many of the Moshville Times team were out and about as one of you lot - paying punters, happy to lay down their … Continue reading Bloodstock 2021 Review – A Paying Person’s Perspective (Sat/Sun)

Cradle of Filth / Savage Messiah – The Limelight, Belfast (30th Oct 2017)

What could be more fitting in the run-up to Halloween than a night out to witness the dark delights of Dani and co kick off their UK and Irish tour in Belfast? Savage Messiah must have hit the stage the second the doors opened as they were already finished their first track by the time … Continue reading Cradle of Filth / Savage Messiah – The Limelight, Belfast (30th Oct 2017)

Cradle of Filth rocker Richard Shaw visits old college ACM for a masterclass

On Monday 13th September, ACM alumnus and top metal guitarist, Richard Shaw, came in to ACM London to speak about his career in the music industry. During the class, Richard revealed that he started playing at 11 and at the age of 18 he made the decision to go to ACM. I went to ACM in … Continue reading Cradle of Filth rocker Richard Shaw visits old college ACM for a masterclass

Album News: Trivium, Nightwish, Cradle of Filth, As Lions

Some album news for you on this fine Friday! Trivium Florida's Trivium have spent the past decade-plus, building their reputation and steadily rising to prominence, becoming one of the main torchbearers of heavy metal in the modern era. With millions of albums sold globally and numerous world tours (from Ozzfest, Mayhem, and Download to opening … Continue reading Album News: Trivium, Nightwish, Cradle of Filth, As Lions

Review: Cradle of Filth – Hammer of the Witches

Cards on the table straight away - I'm not a Cradle of Filth fan at all. Never have been, never will be. Some might say that I've got an irrational dislike of the band and that I should give them a chance. The thing is - I have given them a chance. In the mid … Continue reading Review: Cradle of Filth – Hammer of the Witches