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

Bloodstock 2021 Video Interview: Evile

It's fair to say Evile are relishing the chance to be back at Bloodstock. They talk about the resurgence of thrash metal alongside their recently released new album as well as work commencing on their next and the fun of constructing a perfect festival setlist. Evile: official | facebook | twitter | instagram | spotify | youtube https://youtu.be/QyBHpKpqCPk

Interview: Ben Carter of Evile

It's been eight long years since thrashers Evile put out their last LP but the wait is finally over as Hell is Unleashed! Our resident thrasher Sean had the chance to chat with drummer Ben Carter where they discussed Evile's new album Hell Unleashed and producing the album material under lockdown restrictions. Carter also spoke of … Continue reading Interview: Ben Carter of Evile

Video Roundup: No Possession / Evile / Vulture / Roulette / Calling Apollo / Válvera

We've had some issues with email recently, so the first four videos all come courtesy of our contacts at Palmer Turner Overdrive to make up for missing so many new releases. The rest are plucked at random (as is our usual policy!)... No Possession The record label Melodic Passion Records is very proud to release … Continue reading Video Roundup: No Possession / Evile / Vulture / Roulette / Calling Apollo / Válvera

Album Review: Evile – Hell Unleashed (includes new video for “Gore” ft. Brian Posehn)

Evile are finally back! After eight years since their last LP, Skull, there’s been a lot of changes in the Evile camp. With Ol Drake back in the band taking over the vocals following the departure of brother Matt Drake, and Riptide axeman Adam Smith taking the second guitar spot, the band are set to...ahem...unleash … Continue reading Album Review: Evile – Hell Unleashed (includes new video for “Gore” ft. Brian Posehn)

Bloodstock announce replacement Saturday headliner (and 3 more bands!)

Please excuse the copy/paste nature of this post. I just wanted to get the news out to everyone and I have an exam paper to draft which is reeeeeallly urgent... BLOODSTOCK is working to bring you the very best metal party possible this August, but due to the ongoing issues and restrictions surrounding Covid-19, a number of … Continue reading Bloodstock announce replacement Saturday headliner (and 3 more bands!)