Festival Review: Tons of Rock 2023 – Day 4

The fourth and final day of Tons of Rock festival. The sun was still shining and my shoulders, knees, feet and lower-back were really feeling all the carrying of heavy camera equipment, but there were still some great bands to photograph. Every year at Tons of Rock they run a competition (I guess similar to … Continue reading Festival Review: Tons of Rock 2023 – Day 4

Kvelertak reschedule trio of English dates for 2022

Norwegian noiseniks Kvelertak have confirmed the new dates for their rescheduled European tour, postponed from 2020 due to the pandemic. The extensive 43-show tour will take place January - March 2022. Joining them on select dates will be Planet Of Zeus, Blood Command, and Astro Saur. Tickets are on sale now for all dates. Planet … Continue reading Kvelertak reschedule trio of English dates for 2022

Kvelertak release video game and 8-bit versions of album tracks!

Calling all metal fans and gamers! Norwegian metallers Kvelertak have immortalized their latest album Splid in video game form and beyond. Game of Doom arrived today (May 13). It takes fans and singer Ivar Nikolaisen on an epic quest through a retro-style maze where they are tasked with finding the other band members, as well … Continue reading Kvelertak release video game and 8-bit versions of album tracks!

Metallica / Kvelertak – Genting Arena, Birmingham (30th October 2017)

As the first proper cold spell of this year descended on Birmingham, Metallica brought the fire and fury that certainly got the crowd warmed up. It's been eight long years since the last time the veterans of metal brought their show to the UK (apart from the odd festival appearance) and an even longer 31 years … Continue reading Metallica / Kvelertak – Genting Arena, Birmingham (30th October 2017)

Monday Video Roundup: Beachheads (Kvelertak), Lugnet, Adoration Destroyed, Forever Still

Yeah, we skived a day as we weren't getting anything through to pass on to you for some reason. It's almost as if the PR companies and bands had something on over the weekend. Anyway, here we go with 2018's first Video Roundup. Beachheads - "Moment of Truth" Beachheads have unveiled the first single from … Continue reading Monday Video Roundup: Beachheads (Kvelertak), Lugnet, Adoration Destroyed, Forever Still

Sunday Video Roundup: Salt, Kvelertak, Pet Clinic, Bleeker

When this post goes live, I'll be in a seminar learning how to use household objects as weapons for self defence. I love my life. Salt - "Don't Look at Me That Way" Sundays are meant to be relaxing so here's something that rocks without raising the blood pressure too much. Salt formed in 2014 … Continue reading Sunday Video Roundup: Salt, Kvelertak, Pet Clinic, Bleeker