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

Damnation Festival 2019 adds four more acts

Damnation always gives a good lineup and this year is shaping up to be no exception, with a more-than-decent array of acts waiting to send your neck muscles into spasm. Today, the festival announce a further four bands to add to that bill. Fourteen more are still to come, so keep checking back for more! … Continue reading Damnation Festival 2019 adds four more acts

Damnation Festival announce first bands including headliner

Damnation Festival has today announced that progressive metal masters Opeth will headline the 2019 rendition of the festival. The Swedish quintet, who have topped stages at major festivals across the world, will close the 15th chapter of the event at Leeds University Union on Saturday, November 2. And they have promised a memorable set list … Continue reading Damnation Festival announce first bands including headliner

2018 Crew Review: Ricky – Writer

After submitting my 150th article for The Moshville Times, the time has come for the end of year list for 2018. As I cast my memory back to 2017, that was a breeze compared to this year with Evocation and The Shadow Archetype being my album of the year. What I did not expect was the … Continue reading 2018 Crew Review: Ricky – Writer