Ursus release new video for “Dethcult”

Formed in summer 2017 and best described musically as 'intense, punishing and unrelenting', Ursus create wall-of-sound metal grooves, armed to the teeth with filthy, tech-ridden riffs and just a touch of melodic harmony. With a sound that overwhelms the size of the average smaller stage, their voracious and finely crafted live sets are impressing; earning … Continue reading Ursus release new video for “Dethcult”

Interview: Ursus

Fast, gritty, and heavier than an obese elephant, it's Swindon's very own Ursus; the most devastatingly weighty band to grace your earholes this year so far. The group are hot off the release of their most recent single, "Hallowed Shakes", and we here at The Moshville Times were lucky enough to get a quick word … Continue reading Interview: Ursus

Video Roundup: Galactic Cowboys, Ursus, Cold Snap, Stand Alone, Axemaster, Wedge

A little birthday present to myself. Half a dozen spanking new videos from the world of rock and metal. I couldn't ask for anything more... Galactic Cowboys - "Zombies" Galactic Cowboys have unveiled their awesome Horror-directed music video for "Zombies", taken from their brand new album Long Way Back To The Moon which out now … Continue reading Video Roundup: Galactic Cowboys, Ursus, Cold Snap, Stand Alone, Axemaster, Wedge

Interview: James Matthews of Ursus

[avatar user="Progger" size="50" align="left" /]We have already written about prog metal sextet Ursus (one EP review and Band of the Day), but in an interview below guitarist James Matthews talks about the band's beginnings, the debut EP The Migration, new material, beer, and more. I have read your previous interviews, and I think that you … Continue reading Interview: James Matthews of Ursus

Review: Ursus – The Migration EP

[avatar user="Progger" size="50" align="left" /]Ursus is a young djent / prog death metal band from Swindon, UK. The six-piece band, with three guitar players, have just put out their debut EP titled The Migration, comprised of seven songs. The intro “The Beginning” basically sets the pace for the rest of the recording. “Burn” features a … Continue reading Review: Ursus – The Migration EP

Band of the Day: Ursus

Ursus are a progressive metal band from Swindon who are on the cusp of releasing their new EP, The Migration, on August 1st. Featuring a stage-crowding six members, Ursus was formed in 2013 and cite Periphery, Protest the Hero, BTBAM and Chon amongst their influences. From what I can gather, The Migration is their first release and … Continue reading Band of the Day: Ursus