Album Review: Fallujah – Undying Light

Fallujah exploded onto the metal scene a few years ago with their 2014 release The Flesh Prevails garnering them a cult following within the extreme metal scene for their unique melodies and intricate soloing from guitarist Scott Carstairs. 2016's Dreamless took the band to yet further heights, being hailed as one of the band's finest albums by some. However, … Continue reading Album Review: Fallujah – Undying Light

Interview: Scott Carstairs of Fallujah

Fallujah are currently gearing up to release their brand new album Undying Light, their first with new vocalist Antonio Palermo via Nuclear Blast records. Prior to their show with Obscura in Manchester recently, I had the opportunity to catch up with guitarist Scott Carstairs to discuss not only the new album, but also cream teas and coffee. … Continue reading Interview: Scott Carstairs of Fallujah

Gig Review: Obscura / Fallujah / Allegaeon / First Fragment – Rebellion, Manchester (7th February 2019)

Obscura have a knack for putting together killer lineups for their tours. Last time I saw them, they played with Rivers of Nihil, Beyond Creation and Revocation in what was quite honestly a fantastic evening in London. This time however, they've got a slightly different lineup of equally talented bands supporting them and are doing … Continue reading Gig Review: Obscura / Fallujah / Allegaeon / First Fragment – Rebellion, Manchester (7th February 2019)

Video Roundup: Wolfheart / Fallujah / Allegaeon / Deserted Fear / Evergrey

Been a while since we've had one of these but here's a selection of new videos that came out over the past few days. Wolfheart Wolfheart took a short break from their extensive touring in 2018, just to put the recorded live video material together to a nine-minute-long live video for their epic album opener “Everlasting … Continue reading Video Roundup: Wolfheart / Fallujah / Allegaeon / Deserted Fear / Evergrey

Bloodstock 2017 Interview: Scott Carstairs and Brian James of Fallujah

Just after their performance on the Main Stage on the Saturday at Bloodstock, we had a chat with Scott and Brian from Fallujah about their performance and also the never ending debate of Kemper vs Axe FX and Ibanez vs Kiesel. Read on for the full transcription: You guys opened up the main stage at … Continue reading Bloodstock 2017 Interview: Scott Carstairs and Brian James of Fallujah

Bloodstock Day 2: “Ghosts, Ghouls and enemies of God”

Day two dawned upon the moistened ground that today would play host to a whole host of different genres within the hard rock and metal scene. Combine that with some of the best touring bands in existence then you've got the recipe for a good day. Today kicked off with Ward XVI on the New Blood … Continue reading Bloodstock Day 2: “Ghosts, Ghouls and enemies of God”