Gig Review: Havok / Darkest Hour / Cephalic Carnage / Harlott – The Underworld, London (23rd April 2018)

Having toured practically non-stop since the release of their fourth full-length record Conformicide which dropped this time last year, The Underworld is right to expect a slick and polished but ruthless performance from Colorado thrashers Havok tonight. The band are not alone though, bringing one of the finer line-ups to hit the venue in recent memory, … Continue reading Gig Review: Havok / Darkest Hour / Cephalic Carnage / Harlott – The Underworld, London (23rd April 2018)

Tour News: Stiff Little Fingers, Darkest Hour, Solitary, Coilguns

Another big bunch o' dates for you to start working your life around... Stiff Little Fingers Stiff Little Fingers are set to embark on a 12-date headline tour in March of 2018 with special guests Ruts DC. The band will also be playing 3 large outdoor summer shows with a rotating bill including The Selecter, … Continue reading Tour News: Stiff Little Fingers, Darkest Hour, Solitary, Coilguns

Enso Music Management launch production team

Kris Norris of Darkest Hour is joining forces with Elliott Alderman-Broom of Cambion to form the new (in-house) Enso Music Management production team. They are currently collaborating on a project at Royal Studios in Lausanne, Switzerland, which they will be announcing very soon! Watch this space because, as ever, The Enso team is growing and … Continue reading Enso Music Management launch production team

Album News: AncarA, Darkest Hour, Aborym, Gory Blister

Just time for a quick roundup of some recent news items we've received... AncarA Finnish alternative hard rock band AncarA will release their fourth studio album Garden Of Chains via Concorde Music Company internationally on March 3rd 2017. On November 2015 AncarA played the highest (unofficially) ever electric rock show on Mount Everest at 4600 metres. … Continue reading Album News: AncarA, Darkest Hour, Aborym, Gory Blister

2014 Year In Review: Top Gigs – Mosh

James and Ross have already had their says on this matter, but it's time for me to have a quick dig through the memory banks (i.e. the reviews on here) and pick out the highlights of this year. And, frankly, it's been a hell of a year. Before I go through the list I just … Continue reading 2014 Year In Review: Top Gigs – Mosh

Machine Head / Darkest Hour / Heart of a Coward – Glasgow O2 Academy

[gig photos: Machine Head / Darkest Hour / Heart of a Coward] I seem to be quite lucky when it comes to birthday gigs (mine's on the 14th). Two years ago, Fear Factory were opening for Devin Townsend, last year we traipsed down to see Lawnmower Deth in Nottingham a few days afterwards. This year, Machine … Continue reading Machine Head / Darkest Hour / Heart of a Coward – Glasgow O2 Academy