Interview: Vishal Khetia of Heart of a Coward

Heart of a Coward are currently gearing up to release their brand new album, The Disconnect, via Arising Empire records. Prior to the release, I had the opportunity to have a quick chat with bassist Vishal Khetia about both the new album and the plans going forward. How do you feel the response has been to … Continue reading Interview: Vishal Khetia of Heart of a Coward

Heart Of A Coward – New vocalist, tour and single

Having been kept behind closed doors for some time, UK metalcore sweethearts Heart Of A Coward are back with new vocalist Kaan Tasan (No Consequence) to replace Jamie Graham after his departure this time last year. In celebration of their "rekindled love for the band", the group also release new single "Collapse". Check it out … Continue reading Heart Of A Coward – New vocalist, tour and single

Bloodstock 2016 – Sunday (Sean’s view)

After another night of rock ‘n' roll excesses and a morning of BBQ’d pork products (and cups of tea and coffee), the final day of heavy metal mania at Bloodstock 2016 lay ahead. The first band I caught was Ronnie James Dio stage openers Ghost Bath (7). I only saw the end of their set … Continue reading Bloodstock 2016 – Sunday (Sean’s view)

Bloodstock 2016 – Sunday (Ross’s view)

Harsh, screeching vocals are Visions of Disfigurement’s way to introduce themselves to everyone. Describing themselves as “slamming death metal”, they certainly have…colourful lyrics. Just one listen of “Fecaluria” will ensure that you’ll never forget some of the images they conjure up. Drums come at a breakneck pace and work well in tandem with the down … Continue reading Bloodstock 2016 – Sunday (Ross’s view)

Impericon Festival – Manchester Academy 2, 2nd May 2016

[All of Katie's photos are now online at Flickr] With the information "Hatebreed are headlining" hitting my brain like a Tomahawk cruise missile, it didn't take an awful lot of persuasion to convince me to cover the gig and I'm so happy I did! To say that the day got off to a bit of … Continue reading Impericon Festival – Manchester Academy 2, 2nd May 2016

Ghostfest announces more bands, including HOAC

GhostFest is celebrating its 10th birthday in style, adding four more bands to its already huge lineup. Announced today to play Leeds University Union on 5th September and Bristol on the 6th are festival favourites Heart of a Coward, New York's Stray From the Path, Malevolence and Blood Youth, making their festival debut. They join … Continue reading Ghostfest announces more bands, including HOAC