Festival Review: Bloodstock 2019 Day 3 – Ross’ View

As the final day looms, rain peppers the proceedings throughout the day, the arena’s looking a touch worse for wear and people are ready for a shower and the comfort of their own bed. But first, there’s one last day and a slew of more great bands. As woodchips are laid from the walk into … Continue reading Festival Review: Bloodstock 2019 Day 3 – Ross’ View

Batushka replace Dimmu Borgir on Bloodstock bill

Bloodstock is disappointed to announce that Dimmu Borgir are forced to cancel their appearance at this weekend's festival due to circumstances beyond their control. Dimmu Borgir's statement reads as follows: Dimmu Borgir regrets to inform you that we have to cancel our appearance at this year´s Bloodstock due to illness.  The doctors have ordered full … Continue reading Batushka replace Dimmu Borgir on Bloodstock bill

Wednesday Video Roundup: Queensrÿche, HMS Keelhaul, Seasons, Summer Lake Heroes

Ah, the holidays are here! Those with children will now (or soon) be able to enjoy their company at home for a whole two weeks or so, accompanied by several days of sugar highs from all the junk food. My suggestion is to eat all the food before they do... Queensrÿche - Bulletproof Having just … Continue reading Wednesday Video Roundup: Queensrÿche, HMS Keelhaul, Seasons, Summer Lake Heroes

Friday Video Roundup: Queensrÿche, Crippled Black Phoenix, From Ashes to New, Aree and the Pure Heart

Here we go with another daily collection to celebrate the end of the working week. See you down the pub... Queensrÿche - "Hellfire" Seattle based heavy metal icons Queensrÿche are nearing the end of their “Condition Hüman” world tour, which has now brought them back to North America on a headlining run. Continuing to build … Continue reading Friday Video Roundup: Queensrÿche, Crippled Black Phoenix, From Ashes to New, Aree and the Pure Heart

Queensrÿche, Archer Nation, Methodica – O2 Academy Islington, London, 28th August 2016

As far as bad ideas go, having gig venues inside shopping centres is up there with the worst. There's nothing like sterile lighting, elevator-style music, and Pret A Manger to kill any kind of pre-gig buzz. Fortunately, from the moment their top hat and kilt sporting keyboardist bounces on stage, Methodica do everything they can to … Continue reading Queensrÿche, Archer Nation, Methodica – O2 Academy Islington, London, 28th August 2016

Death Angel touring UK (erm – England) with Queensryche and Armored Saint

Basically, it's the South Coast plus a quick trip to the Midlands - but for those of you in that area, it's a hell of a line-up... San Francisco Bay Area thrash veterans Death Angel will return to the UK this August for a standalone headline show and a string of tour dates supporting Washington … Continue reading Death Angel touring UK (erm – England) with Queensryche and Armored Saint