Album Review: Venom Prison – Erebos

Venom Prison return with their third full-length studio album Erebos. Let's be honest here. There are certain bands that as soon as they announce a new album you can feel in your bones it's going to be good. For me Venom Prison fit that criteria and I'm not just saying that because I lived in … Continue reading Album Review: Venom Prison – Erebos

Interview: Ash from Venom Prison

Note: if you see the grey "cassette tape" image below, it's all good! For some reason WordPress isn't pulling the thumbnail through from YouTube. The video works fine if you press "play" :) I must admit that I was really nervous for this one. I mean, its Venom fricken Prison for goodness sakes. The UK … Continue reading Interview: Ash from Venom Prison

Bloodstock 2021 Video Interview: Venom Prison

Much like many bands who played this year's Bloodstock, Venom Prison's first show back was treading the boards at Catton Park. If there were any nerves before the show, bassist Mike didn't show it here! With the first opportunity to air their new material released in the midst of the pandemic, there's also a tease … Continue reading Bloodstock 2021 Video Interview: Venom Prison

Save The Black Heart vinyl set now available

Camden’s beloved The Black Heart is close to being saved, with 90% of their £150,000 target already achieved. However, with just six days left to hit 100%, another £15,000 needs to be raised to secure its future. The Save The Black Heart Crowdfunder – which has had 3750 supporters so far – has released details … Continue reading Save The Black Heart vinyl set now available

Album Review: Venom Prison – Primeval

Welsh death metal outfit Venom Prison revisit the earliest days of the band with the 11 track album Primeval, featuring re-recordings of tracks from EPs Defy The Tyrant and Primal Chaos, as well as two brand new songs. I'm not usually a fan of re-recordings, but in this case I will happily make an exception. Firstly … Continue reading Album Review: Venom Prison – Primeval

2019 Crew Review: John H – Writer

This was a funny old year for me, busy with work, busy with family, busy listening to as much new music as I could, but not all that busy writing about it. Between various sites, I didn’t cover as much as I would’ve wanted to but still managed to write about some of what I … Continue reading 2019 Crew Review: John H – Writer