Gig Review: Periphery + Plini + Astronoid – Kentish Town Forum, London (15th November 2019)

The conclusion of the Hail Stan album release tour in Europe saw Periphery grace the stage to a sold-out crowd at the Kentish Town Forum in London. Guests were treated to a diverse show of progressive metal, with support sets coming from Plini and Astronoid. On the back of a successful US tour, the band’s … Continue reading Gig Review: Periphery + Plini + Astronoid – Kentish Town Forum, London (15th November 2019)

Interview: Jake Bowen of Periphery

Before the final date of their Hail Stan European tour, I was fortunate enough to catch up with Jake Bowen from Periphery and have a chat about their latest release. Having already completed 10 dates, the American progressive metal outfit were reaching the end of the European leg of their release tour and right before … Continue reading Interview: Jake Bowen of Periphery

Album Review: Periphery – Hail Stan

Periphery’s latest record Periphery IV: Hail Stan comes crafted after over a yearlong length of accumulating ideas, tracking and perfecting their craft. To think that this is the first time they’ve done this in their impressive 13-year career, which includes Grammy Award nominated tracks, sold-out tours worldwide and music that has consistently pushed the boundaries … Continue reading Album Review: Periphery – Hail Stan

Review: Periphery – Periphery III Select Difficulty

If you've stumbled across my bio one thing is clearly evident. My love for progressive metal giants Periphery. So try to imagine how I felt when our lovely head editor sent me a copy of their latest album Periphery III: Select Difficulty. I squealed with joy! This comes in as their 5th full length album, … Continue reading Review: Periphery – Periphery III Select Difficulty

Classic Cover: Periphery – Get Schwifty

OK, so we're not exactly talking about a true classic track today. "Get Schwifty" was part of an episode of Adult Swim's Rock and Morty last season and Periphery's Misha Mansoor has covered it with the help of his brother Alex. Being that it's from a TV episode, it's only a minute long so you may as … Continue reading Classic Cover: Periphery – Get Schwifty

Interview: Jake Bowen of Periphery

Just under two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to chat to Jake from Periphery before their show in Glasgow. We chatted about how the tour was going, what inspired him to start playing music and the craziest thing he's ever seen on tour. Thanks to Nina at the Noise Cartel for organising and Jake … Continue reading Interview: Jake Bowen of Periphery