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: HRH Metal Festival, Birmingham DAY ONE (17th February 2018)

Hard Rock Hell Metal is a legendary annual event bringing together both new and world-famous bands for a weekend of metal. A total of 41 bands played three rooms over two days at O2 Academy in Birmingham on 17 and 18 February so myself and fellow Moshville Times photographer Topher divided them up between the two … Continue reading Gig Review: HRH Metal Festival, Birmingham DAY ONE (17th February 2018)

Gig Review: Alestorm, The Dread Crew of Oddwood, Rumahoy – Glasgow O2 ABC (14th Feb 2018)

Another year, another PirateFest and we're reminded that Alestorm aren't the only band out there flinging nautically-themed metal around. The last such event I attended was at Glasgow's Arches some years ago (before the council decided to shut it down because they're idiots), and featured Red Rum, Lagerstein and Rainbowdragoneyes as well as Chris Bowes' … Continue reading Gig Review: Alestorm, The Dread Crew of Oddwood, Rumahoy – Glasgow O2 ABC (14th Feb 2018)