Video Roundup: Armored Saint / Lordi / Re-Armed / Militaria / Johnossi / Burning The Oppressor

Sunday night, and what better time to ramp up the volume before we're back to the slog in the morning? Armored Saint Armored Saint have released a new CD/DVD, Symbol of Salvation Live, via Metal Blade Records, to celebrate the seminal album's 30th anniversary. For a preview of Symbol of Salvation Live, a live video … Continue reading Video Roundup: Armored Saint / Lordi / Re-Armed / Militaria / Johnossi / Burning The Oppressor

Sabaton announce “The Tour To End All Tours” with The Hu / Lordi

Last year has been a challenging yet menacing one for bands all over the world: It has been a time of insecurity, worries and the fear of never being able to return to the status quo of touring. But, Sabaton never was a band to fall that easily due to difficult circumstances. Instead of giving … Continue reading Sabaton announce “The Tour To End All Tours” with The Hu / Lordi

Lordi release new video from “‘Killection: A Fictional Compilation”

AFM Records are extremely excited to announce the new album Killection from the acclaimed Finnish Hard Rock/Heavy Metal monsters Lordi! Killection will hit the streets on 31st January 2020 and this, the tenth album in the band’s history, has turned out to be the most extraordinary and varied album so far. Check out the first … Continue reading Lordi release new video from “‘Killection: A Fictional Compilation”

Gig Review: Lordi / Silver Dust / Egokills – The Garage, London (21st October 2018)

Lordi were famously the first hard rock / metal band to win the Eurovision Song Contest back in 2006 with "Hard Rock Hallelujah", but what have they been up to in the twelve years since their triumphant victory? I headed along to The Garage in Highbury on Sunday to find out. This was the first … Continue reading Gig Review: Lordi / Silver Dust / Egokills – The Garage, London (21st October 2018)

Review: Lordi – Sexorcism

For those not familiar with Lordi, they're a horror-themed band who perform live wearing rather exuberant costumes made up to look like monsters. They were also the first band with any degree of actual talent to win Eurovision in decades with "Hard Rock Hallelujah" in 2006. And I've just realised this is twelve years ago. … Continue reading Review: Lordi – Sexorcism

Interview: Mr Lordi of… well, Lordi!

Whilst waiting outside the doors at La Belle Angele venue in Edinburgh (14th November, gig review here), the air began to get colder and the night light got dimmer. From out of nowhere the seven foot tall beast, Mr Lordi appeared and approached us. Luckily we had our recording equipment handy and the lovely gentleman … Continue reading Interview: Mr Lordi of… well, Lordi!