Bloodstock 2024 announce New Blood bands, M2tM finals kick off, news on Opeth’s set

The Metal 2 The Masses tour returns in 2024! Bloodstock’s initiative to give emerging bands a step up and also support grassroots venues, kicks off on 10th May, with 30 regions and 6 countries participating. The fun begins in Belfast and rolls down through Dublin and back to England, Scotland, and Wales, taking in Norway … Continue reading Bloodstock 2024 announce New Blood bands, M2tM finals kick off, news on Opeth’s set

Final Coil prepare for imminent English live shows with the release of “Chemtrails – Live In London” video

On Jaunary 12th Final Coil played a triumphant London launch show for their third album, The World We Inherited, at the famous Black Heart venue in Camden. That set, described by Powerplay Rock And Metal Magazine as 'simply incendiary', was captured on film and today Final Coil have revealed the raw, powerful footage of "Chemtrails" … Continue reading Final Coil prepare for imminent English live shows with the release of “Chemtrails – Live In London” video

Final Coil launch their third album, The World We Inherited, with a special London show

On January 12th Final Coil will return to London to celebrate the release of their new album – The World We Inherited – with a special show at The Black Heart in Camden Town, bringing their potent blend of progressive rock, post metal and grunge to the famous venue for the very first time. The … Continue reading Final Coil launch their third album, The World We Inherited, with a special London show

Free downloads from Imperative PR acts

With so many people confined to their homes and suffering financially, a group of Imperative artists have decided to reach out and make a selection of their back catalogues available to download on bandcamp at the 'name your price' tariff for the next seven days. This means that, for a week, you can help yourself … Continue reading Free downloads from Imperative PR acts

Album News: Obscene / Fulci / Snatch Back / Almost Honest / Final Coil

A quick update on some albums we heard about over the weekend... Obscene After impressing with their 2018 demo, Sermon to the Snake, Obscene make their LP debut with a renewed sense of ruthless aggression in The Inhabitable Dark. They entered Earth Analog Studios in Tolono, IL in summer of 2018 to lay down 8 … Continue reading Album News: Obscene / Fulci / Snatch Back / Almost Honest / Final Coil

Gig Review: HRH Metal 2019 Day 1

The doors of the Birmingham O2 Academy were flung wide open yesterday morning for the eager fans of HRH, ready to enjoy a day of metal and booze-filled fun. Opening up the festival on Stage 3, last minute replacement Elyrean seemed a tad nervous on stage in between songs but their Death-style riffs and harsh vocals … Continue reading Gig Review: HRH Metal 2019 Day 1