Ugh. Where do we start? 2021 was a horrible mess, filled with cancelled gigs, political garbage (more so than ever before) and climaxed with one of the worst Christmas number one singles in living memory. Thankfully somehow, somehow, music survived in near-guerrilla format. Bands continued their pushes online, live streams have become as commonplace as … Continue reading Crew Review 2021: Mosh (the Big Kahuna)
We've known Monkey Puzzle for a good few years, since we featured them as Band of the Day in 2015, then saw them supporting Psychostick in 2016. We liked them so much they ended up opening our stage on the Sunday at Wildfire the following year. Scum is typically angry and shouty, much along the … Continue reading EP Review: Monkey Puzzle – Scum
Good grief, where do I start? At the time I'm drafting this, this year we have published 2098 articles of which 388 are album reviews and 228 are live reviews. We've covered stadium fillers like Guns N' Roses and bands playing venues with a capacity not much larger than our living room. In almost every … Continue reading 2017 Crew Review: Iain Purdie (Mosh) – Da Boss
If the bands playing the Saturday set for the Moshville Times stage at Wildfire set up the audience, then those playing the Sunday knocked them all back down. Featuring music from the heavier side of the rock and metal scene, the Sunday line-up brought in dozens of rock fans of all ages, with even some … Continue reading Review: Wildfire Festival 2017, Sunday (Moshville Times Stage)
In case you didn't know (get out from under that rock!) we're hosting a third stage at Wildfire this year on the Saturday and Sunday. Just to make sure you know what mouthwatering musical delights are heading your way, we'll be featuring a profile of each of "our" bands in the runup! Wildfire is held … Continue reading Wildfire Band Profile – Monkey Puzzle
Yup, not content with just going to see and cover Scotland's best (only!) 3-day rock and metal festival this year... we're actually running our own stage! Set apart from the two main stages in our own open-ended marquee, we'll be bringing you sixteen bands of our own choosing over the Saturday and Sunday of the … Continue reading Wildfire 2017 announces 69 acts – including Moshville Times third stage!