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)
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
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
These just popped up on Bandsintown - no official announcement that I can find. These are part of a much larger European tour throughout October and November. Dec 02 Sound Control, Manchester Dec 03 Corporation. Sheffield Dec 04 ABC 2, Glasgow Dec 05 Electric Ballroom, London Tickets aren't on sale yet as far as I … Continue reading Kvelertak UK dates this December
Now this was a show that couldn't be missed. Anthrax with a couple of other bands is always an enjoyable way to spend the evening, even when New York's finest rarely seem to get their deserved headline status (tomorrow night at the Cathouse a rare UK exception). Openers Kvelertak were very much the youngsters here. … Continue reading Slayer / Anthrax / Kvelertak – O2 Academy Glasgow, 25th Nov 2015
A ridiculous number of gigs from bands old and new are jamming up the venues in the city this week. For those who are only focussing on the large ones, here's the current list of the shows we're aware of in case you're free one evening... Tuesday 24th (yeah, that was tonight) Judas Priest at Barrowlands. … Continue reading Glasgow – rock and metal doth spoil you this week!