Author Archives: Neale McGeever

Contributing Editor - I'm an entertainment writer ('journalist') from the North East. My favourite bands include Slipknot, Nirvana and Ninja Sex Party... I've freelanced for the likes of Kerrang!,Closer, Front, ZOO, and many others! I'm also big in to movies, video games, live comedy and ...beer!
butcher babies

Butcher Babies announce 2018 UK tour

Following the triumphant release of their latest album ‘Lilith’, the LA rockers have announced a string of UK tour dates. Check out the tour dates below: 20.02.2018 Nottingham (UK) – Rescue Rooms 21.02.2018 Bristol (UK) – Thekla 22.02.2018 Chester (UK) – Live Rooms 23.02.2018 Birmingham (UK) – Asylum 24.02.2018 Newcastle (UK) – Riverside 25.02.2018 Glasgow (UK) – G2 27.02.2018 Milton ...

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hellfreaks

Interview: Hungarian punk-rockers The Hellfreaks

In the age of the internet it’s not hard to find great new bands from abroad, even if they have not released any material in your home country. In that case, we won’t pretend you might have heard of Hungary’s premier punk rockers The Hellfreaks. They have been around for 9 years so there’s a chance you could have heard ...

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The Dead XIII

The Dead XIII announce new album ‘Dark Days’

Horror-metalheads The Dead XIII have announced their much anticipated follow-up to ‘Catacombs’ – their second album ‘Dark Days’. The album is set for released in February 2018. ‘Dark Days’ is said to be based on psychological horrors, that are not seen but lurking in the shadows….of your mind! You may have seen The Dead XIII on tour recently with the ...

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iced earth

Iced Earth return with video for ‘Black Flag’

Words by: Mitch Emery. American Metal Masters ‘Iced Earth’ are back with a double whammy of a brand new video for ‘Black Flag’ (a self described monumental elegy of treason, oppression and a fight for freedom), which you can hear right below. Plus European tour dates, also found right below these very words you’re reading now. Go forth and check ...

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nickelback

Nickleback Announce ‘Feed The Machine’ 2018 UK Tour

Words by: Mitch Emery. British fans of the Canadian rock outfit, it’s time to rejoice, as Chad Kroeger and co are hitting British soil just six months from now. Support comes from none other than Seether. After wrapping up a massive 45 date tour of North America this year (playing to no less than 600,000 fans!), the band will bring ...

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The Dollyrots

Hear The Dollyrots’ cover Wham’s ‘Last Christmas’

Last year we lost an iconic vocalist in George Michael, known for some of the most recognisable songs in history. One song we won’t stop hearing each year is Wham’s ‘Last Christmas’. And now pop-punks The Dollyrots have gifted us with their own take on the track: To release a Christmas track is now tradition for The Dollyrots each year. ...

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wednesday 13

Bloodstock 2018: Wednesday 13, Mr. Big, and Suicidal Tendencies and more announced

Just when you thought the UK’s biggest extreme metal festival couldn’t get any better – it does! Bloodstock Open Air has got three times more awesome by adding four huge bands to the 2018 line-up…. Duke of Spook, shock-rocker, horror-punk Wednesday 13 makes his first appearance at Catton Park on Friday Also on Friday are thrash-crossover legends Suicidal Tendencies, playing ...

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sumo-cyco

Video Of The Week: Sumo Cyco ‘Sleep Tight’

Crazy Canadians Sumo Cyco are back with another video from their latest album ‘Opus Mar’. This timeย  it is for the track ‘Hold Tight’, which you can watch below: Skye and the boys take a more minimalist approach to the video by only using black, white and blue to depict a bleak Orwellian office environment. This follows their smash cover ...

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michale graves

Ex-Misfits vocalist Michale Graves announces first UK tour in almost 20 years

Michale Graves was the lead vocalist of goth-punk legends Misfits from 1995 to 2000 and has released seven albums with them, as well as many solo albums. Now Graves is back on his first solo tour in the UK for allmosy 20 years. Check out the below trailer for more info: Michale had this to say about the tour: “A ...

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as sirens fall

Video Of The Week: As Sirens Fall team up with Benji Webbe on ‘In My Mind’

You might have caught Yorkshire rockers As Sirens Fall live in the past few years – but did you know they have collaborated with Skindred front-man Benji Webbe on their new track ‘In My Mind’? Check out the video for ‘In My Mind’ below: The video depicts a bleak dystopian future where music is outlawed. Vocalist Mikey Lord had this ...

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