2018 Crew Review: Iain “Mosh” Purdie – Editor in Chief

Well I guess it's my turn to rattle off some thoughts on 2018. On a personal note, it's been a tricky year and also a very busy one for many reasons. "Real work" has picked up, meaning I've had to juggle / pass off Moshville Times duties to Ross for significant periods of time. So … Continue reading 2018 Crew Review: Iain “Mosh” Purdie – Editor in Chief

Gig Review: Doyle / The Dead XIII / Ward XVI – Asylum 2, Birmingham (26th March 2018)

It's another night down at the Asylum... The Asylum 2 in Birmingham to be precise! Following a recent tour we have covered of a fellow Misfits member (Michale Graves), tonight was about the vegan beast – Doyle. To start us off on this dead-themed night were recent Bloodstock New Blood stage players, Ward XVI. Full … Continue reading Gig Review: Doyle / The Dead XIII / Ward XVI – Asylum 2, Birmingham (26th March 2018)

The Dead XIII album launch show TONIGHT in Burnley (special guests of Lowlives)

With the release of their second album Dark Days nearly upon us (review here), Manchester metallers The Dead XIII have announced they will be hosting a launch show tomorrow (Friday the 9th of Feb) at Sanctuary Rock Bar in Burnley. The show is in celebration of the albums release, following an incredibly successful crowdfunding campaign … Continue reading The Dead XIII album launch show TONIGHT in Burnley (special guests of Lowlives)

Review: The Dead XIII – Dark Days

The Dead XIII headlined the second day of our stage at Wildfire last year on the strength of 2015's Catacombs and they're back with the follow-up, Dark Days, due out on February 9th. One look at the band's photo and you'll likely have some idea of what you're in for - horror-tinged gothic metal. What may surprise … Continue reading Review: The Dead XIII – Dark Days

2017 Crew Review: Iain Purdie (Mosh) – Da Boss

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

The Dead XIII – new album coming in 2018

The Dead XIII absolutely blew us (and a sizeable crowd) away on our Sunday stage at Wildfire this year. Funny, talented, heavy as a huge skip full of decaying zombie matter and a great bunch of guys to boot. As such, we're really happy to hear news of a new LP from the 4 1/2 … Continue reading The Dead XIII – new album coming in 2018