Decapitated announce UK/IRE dates

Having recently released their critically acclaimed early demos collection The First Damned, Decapitated are proud to announce that 2022 will mark their return to Europe-wide touring. The 33-date trek, launched in celebration of their 25th anniversary, will see the masterly death metallers hit stages across 11 different countries. Special guests on the run will be … Continue reading Decapitated announce UK/IRE dates

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