Author Archives: Mike Trash

Soulfly return to form with new album Ritual

Max Cavalera has made a name for himself by constantly pushing boundaries and shattering genres he is probably one of the most prolific artists in metal be it with Sepultura, Nail Bomb, The Cavalera Conspiracy or indeedSoulfly. So it comes as no surprise that he has been busy writing the follow up to Soulfly’s 2015 album Archangel. Ritual kicks off ...

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Mastodon announce 2019 UK dates

Grammy-Award-winning hard rock quartet Mastodon has confirmed their return to live action with a massive tour of the U.K. and Europe beginning January 14 in Belfast, N. Ireland and ending in Lisbon, Portugal on February 17. This tour includes a show at London’s Brixton Academy on January 25. Support on all dates will be Kvelertak and Mutoid Man. Also, Scott ...

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Amigo The Devil reveals details on debut album ‘Everything Is Fine’

The debut album by singer-songwriter Amigo The Devil, entitled ‘Everything Is Fine’, will be released on October 19th. The music of singer-songwriter Amigo The Devil is a unique blend of Folk that also incorporates elements of Southern Gothic, Country and Bluegrass. Initially influenced by the likes of Tom Waits, Nick Cave and Godspeed! You Black Emperor, the artist born as ...

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Decapitated announce European tour for 2019

Decapitated have announced a string of UK/IRE dates as part of their ‘Killing The European Cult 2019’ tour. Accompanying them on the road in February will be death metallers Dyscarnate from Horsham, UK and Baest from Aarhus, Denmark. Decapitated guitarist Waclaw “Vogg” Kieltyka says: “Last weekend we played Mammothfest in the UK to a fully packed venue, which makes that ...

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Grave Digger and Russkja join forces on the polka-metal anthem ‘Zombie Dance’

Vocalist Chris Boltendahl on “Zombie Dance”: “Polka and Metal – is that fitting? It might be the most surprising song GRAVE DIGGER has ever written. After nearly four decades of true German heavy metal, the time has now come to reach out to different musical influences”.  After listening to the brand new single “Zombie Dance” we know for sure that ...

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King 810 reveal huge UK tour coming this Winter

Following their successful UK tour earlier this year: street metal giants King 810 have announced another tour starting in November. Frontman David Gunn tells us, “There’s been a lot of rumours floating around and our UK Family has been waiting patiently. Told ya’ll we’d be back.” The current studio album from street-metallers, La Petite Mort, delivers the listener a first-hand ...

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Lowlives’ Lee Villain”Feels amazing being in a band with 3 unreal players” Interview

Featuring former members of The Defiled, Amen, No Devotion, and The Ataris:  Lowlives have had a really impressive year since they have formed. Firstly, they have passed 45,000 streams on Spotify of their single ‘Burn Forever’, as well as performing a session for the Radio 1 Rock Show, and even selling out their first London headline show. The alt-rock supergroup ...

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NXT

Has NXT Become The ‘A’ Brand? – Wrestling Blog

After another resounding success of the latest instalment of NXT, WWE’s developmental territory TakeOver PPV that came live from the Barclays Centre in New York City; Hot on the heels of one of WWE’s main events ‘Summerslam’, I have a question for you: After consistently out doing WWE’s “main brands” (the red brand that started it all ‘RAW’, the blue brand ‘Smackdown ...

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Ex members of Defiled, Ataris, and more showcase new band Lowlives with EP ‘Burn Forever’

Upon hearing the news that The Defiled had broken up in late 2016 to say that i was shocked is an understaement… … in my opinion they were one of the brightest and most original bands to have come out of the UK in a very long time, but despite always having hoped it was just a hiatus situation: I ...

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Alkaline Trio reveal details of new album ‘Is This Thing Cursed?’

Alkaline Trio have announced new album Is This Thing Cursed? and is to be released digitally on August 31st. The vinyl release of the album follows on October 19th. Is This Thing Cursed? is the first Alkaline Trio album to have been written almost entirely in the studio. It’s when the songs began to come together that the band noticed ...

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