EP Review: Wednesday 13 – ‘Necrophaze – Antidote’

A quick 4-track release from the master of shock rock, Necrophaze - Antidote is a nice little mix. Two re-recordings, two covers and a guest appearance. It's amazing what you can cram into four songs! So what do we have? The opener is a reworking of a song on the Frankenstein Drag Queens' album 6 Years … Continue reading EP Review: Wednesday 13 – ‘Necrophaze – Antidote’

Classic Covers: Wednesday 13 – “Devil Inside” (after INXS)

Over the weekend, Wednesday 13 broadcast a Halloween Spectacular online streaming event. One of the little gems included within was the premier of this cover of INXS's "Devil Inside". Actually quite a creepy song in its original form, it's been gifted with a heavy makeover befitting Wednesday 13's usual output. Click play, hide behind sofa, … Continue reading Classic Covers: Wednesday 13 – “Devil Inside” (after INXS)

Gig Review: Static-X / SOiL / Wednesday 13 / Dope – Electric Ballroom, London (26th September 2019)

It’s been 5 years since the unfortunate death of Static-X’s iconic frontman Wayne Static. After the event the band split up, but recently they got back together to release an album of previously unreleased songs titled Project Regeneration featuring Wayne’s vocals as well as guest vocalists. They added a tour in celebration of Wisconsin Death … Continue reading Gig Review: Static-X / SOiL / Wednesday 13 / Dope – Electric Ballroom, London (26th September 2019)

Album Review: Wednesday 13 – Necrophaze

At long last Wednesday 13's brand new album Necrophaze is upon us! Recorded and produced by Devildriver guitarist Michael Spreitzer, it is the long awaited follow up to 2017's Condolences and is the band's second album on the Nuclear Blast label. But that however is where the similarities end. Unlike its darker predecessor, this album … Continue reading Album Review: Wednesday 13 – Necrophaze

Bloodstock 2018 – Mosh’s Friday

Work in the press tent was as hectic as ever with a constant flow of interviews. As always the majority of acts we talked to were on the New Blood and Jäger stages, with a handful of SOPHIE and main stage performers for balance. The one thing which remained constant was how damn nice they … Continue reading Bloodstock 2018 – Mosh’s Friday

Bloodstock 2018 – four more bands announced

Bloodstock is excited to announce another four bands for their August 2018 metal weekender. Joining Friday’s main stage bill are crossover thrash legends Suicidal Tendencies, who play Bloodstock for the first time in their storied 38-year career. The revered band’s twelfth studio album, World Gone Mad landed last year, featuring ex-Slayer drum icon, Dave Lombardo … Continue reading Bloodstock 2018 – four more bands announced