2020 Crew Review: Sean M – Contributor

It’s coming to the end of 2020 and on the whole, it’s been memorable for all the wrong reasons. Lockdown restrictions as a result of COVID-19 has greatly impacted most people’s lives in one way or another, and some semblance of normality still seems far away. However, the arts and entertainment has been one of … Continue reading 2020 Crew Review: Sean M – Contributor

Gig Review: Testament / Exodus / Death Angel – Barrowlands, Glasgow (8th March 2020)

It's fair to say Glasgow's thrashers are in for a treat tonight, as a legendary trio of old-skool thrash gods roll into a rain-drenched Barrowlands. It's been a while since Testament, Exodus and Death Angel have been in Scotland, and the hordes of thrash-hungry headbangers are certain mosh it up to as The Bay Strikes … Continue reading Gig Review: Testament / Exodus / Death Angel – Barrowlands, Glasgow (8th March 2020)

Ex-Exodus singer joins Machine Head on stage

Machine Head kicked off the North American leg of their Burn My Eyes anniversary tour last night in Phoenix, Arizona. Joining them for a quick blast was ex-Exodus frontman Rob Dukes, who sang for the Bay Area legends from 2005 until 2014 when Zetro returned. Last night he rattled off "A Lesson in Violence" to the … Continue reading Ex-Exodus singer joins Machine Head on stage

Festival Review: Tons of Rock 2018 – Day 1

Last week I headed to Norway’s biggest rock and metal open-air festival - Tons of Rock – which celebrated its five year anniversary this year. Located in the spectacular Fredriksten Fortress in Halden the festival featured two stages this year and a fantastic line-up of not only Scandinavian rock and metal, but also some big … Continue reading Festival Review: Tons of Rock 2018 – Day 1

Obituary / Exodus / Prong / King Parrot – Glasgow Garage, October 27th 2016

It was with much excitement that I arrived (late – will come to that later) to the Garage in Glasgow to witness “Battle of the Bays” a clash between San Francisco thrash royalty Exodus and Tampa Death Metal titans, the mighty (yes mighty) Obituary. The support acts also carry a hefty punch on this roster … Continue reading Obituary / Exodus / Prong / King Parrot – Glasgow Garage, October 27th 2016

Obituary, Exodus, Prong and King Parrot confirm “Battle of the Bays” UK tour

As we revealed yesterday, courtesy of Songkick adding it to their listings a day early, we have a killer line-up heading our way. In addition to the Glasgow date, there are four more featuring Obituary, Exodus, Prong and King Parrot. Exodus' Steve "Zetro" Souza had this to say: Myself and the rest of Exodus are … Continue reading Obituary, Exodus, Prong and King Parrot confirm “Battle of the Bays” UK tour