Gig Review: Overkill / Destruction / Flotsam and Jetsam – SWG3, Glasgow (24th March 2019)

A lineup featuring three thrash legends is bound to bring the battle jacket headbangers out to mosh. Descending upon the fitting industrial backdrop of SWG3 is Overkill bringing their Killfest tour featuring fellow thrash heroes Destruction & Flotsam and Jetsam. Unfortunately I arrive a lot later than expected and only catch the last song from … Continue reading Gig Review: Overkill / Destruction / Flotsam and Jetsam – SWG3, Glasgow (24th March 2019)

Gig Review: HRH Hammerfest XI – Day 2 (22 March 2019)

It's Friday morning and I’m raring to go, very much looking forward to the eclectic mix of metal, doom, sludge, and thrash on offer here today at Hammerfest XI. I head down early so I don't miss anything and spend some time looking round the wares at the merch stalls. Plenty of choice with almost … Continue reading Gig Review: HRH Hammerfest XI – Day 2 (22 March 2019)

Destruction, Flotsam and Jetsam and Enforcer – Audio, Glasgow (4/10/16)

As far as speed and thrash metal goes, this gig was set to be one of the best in Glasgow this year. The opening band was Brazilian thrashers Nervosa, however I unfortunately missed their performance due to my interview with Destruction’s Schmier starting late and running over time. I definitely hope to see and review … Continue reading Destruction, Flotsam and Jetsam and Enforcer – Audio, Glasgow (4/10/16)

Monday Video Roundup (Flotsam and Jetsam, Ayreon, Tides From Nebula, Judas The Dancer)

Another quick run-down of the best audio-visual treats for you on this, the first day of a new working week. Don't worry, it's almost hometime! Flotsam and Jetsam - "Life is a Mess" From the band's current, self-titled, album which we reviewed recently. This is the first video to be lifted from it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jI8rWo2osaU Ayreon … Continue reading Monday Video Roundup (Flotsam and Jetsam, Ayreon, Tides From Nebula, Judas The Dancer)

Flotsam and Jetsam/Bliksem/Black Talon/Circle of Tyrants – Stereo, Glasgow (20th May 2015)

This was a gig I was really excited for. When I saw Flotsam and Jetsam at Bloodstock last year they destroyed it, and it was only the Friday afternoon – there was a whole weekend still to go! I raged hard and I was still feeling it upon my return to Glasgow on the Monday. … Continue reading Flotsam and Jetsam/Bliksem/Black Talon/Circle of Tyrants – Stereo, Glasgow (20th May 2015)

Interview: Erik A.K. of Flotsam & Jetsam

First of all, apologies for the delay. In addition to my usual crazy working hours, I’ve had a variety of unexpected engagements since the gig hence the delay in getting my articles related to the gig online. The gig review will follow as soon as possible. Last Wednesday was a day I was really looking … Continue reading Interview: Erik A.K. of Flotsam & Jetsam