Gig Review: Damnation Presents A Night of Salvation (Live Stream) – Leeds Uni, 5th November 2021

Before this year's Damnation Festival the aptly named Night of Salvation took place and as there was a huge demand the event was live-streamed by the festival via Hotel Radio. This did have one huge difference from most live streams in recent times - a full crowd! It was fabulous to see and even though … Continue reading Gig Review: Damnation Presents A Night of Salvation (Live Stream) – Leeds Uni, 5th November 2021

Gig Review: Damnation Festival 2021

A quick shout out to Ya Cheng who was our photographer on site. Due to illness (there's a lot of it going around), our reviewer John couldn't make it to the gig. Ya went to the extra trouble of drafting some words on the bands for us. This is her work, not mine. Thanks, Ya! … Continue reading Gig Review: Damnation Festival 2021

Preview – Damnation Festival 2021

Having sold out of tickets for the main event many moons ago, it’s safe to say that after a two-year break, anticipation is building for Damnation Festival’s return on Saturday 6th November 2021. There may have been some necessary changes to the planned line-up but the organisers have still managed to put together a strong … Continue reading Preview – Damnation Festival 2021

Festival Review: Damnation Festival (2nd November 2019)

At the stroke of mid-day on the "day of the dead", the doors of Leeds Student Union were flung open to the hordes of metal fans that travelled, some from very far away, to witness a stacked lineup of some of the best metal bands on the touring circuit at the moment. Kicking things off … Continue reading Festival Review: Damnation Festival (2nd November 2019)

Damnation 2019 Interview: Larissa Stupar of Venom Prison

Prior to their 'special performance' at this year's Damnation Festival, we got to spend some time with vocalist Larissa from Venom Prison discussing the new album, their recent hectic touring schedule and also what the special surprise that was in their performance. You're headlining the Tone Management stage later on today at the festival, are … Continue reading Damnation 2019 Interview: Larissa Stupar of Venom Prison

We’ll Be There: Damnation Festival 2019

The time is almost upon us when the doors of Leeds University union will be flung open for the annual gathering of excellent metal in the North East. Now in it's 15 year and having sold out for the past few years, the festival has built up a reputation for booking some of the finest … Continue reading We’ll Be There: Damnation Festival 2019