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'm also big in to movies, video games, live comedy and!
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The Parasite Syndicate release new track ‘Breathe You In’

Nottinghamshire five-piece The Parasite Syndicate are a band on everyone’s lips at the moment, and what better way to throw yourself into their unique brand of metal than their new video for ‘Breathe You In’? Check out the video below: For those not familiar with The Parasite Syndicate’s sound, vocalist Rich Donohoe explains: “We have influences of Nu, industrial, death and ...

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Bloodstock 2017: Skindred and more bands announced for festival line-up

It’s December, and that means one thing …festival season is another month closer. As a special seasonal surprise, Bloodstock Festival have announced a hand-full of acts to join the 2017: genre-spanning, ragga-metal legends Skindred: Canadian thrash icons Annihilator: and finally: crossover thrashers Municipal Waste MW vocalist Tony Foresta comented: “We are very excited to be finally returning to one of ...

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Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow announce 2017 tour dates

Long live rock n’ roll! The positive thing about 2016 is the great ‘cold day in hell’ reformations – such as the original Guns N Roses, At The Drive-In, Thin Lizzy and of course, Bros. Yet, the most amazing band to make a come back this year was Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow. After a one-off show earlier this year the legendary ...

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Grave Digger reveal video for ‘Healed By Metal’

German metal  legends Grave Digger have revealed the video for the tiitle track of their upcoming album Healed By Metal. As you can probably guess the video features The Reaper himself, satanic chicks and some old school heavy metal. Check out the video below: Grave Digger have just been on tour with fellow countrymen Blind Guardian. The album ‘Healed By ...

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Ghost announce UK tour dates for 2017

Ghoulish rockers Ghost have announced a string of UK dates as part of their ‘Popestar’ tour in 2017. The tour is in support of their latest EP which is bridging the gap between their 2015 LP ‘Meliora’ and their forthcoming studio-album. Vocalist of  Ghost,Papa Emeritus, is traditionally reincarnated with each new album. Cult mistress Sister Imperator recently encouraged other band ...

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KISS announce 2017 UK tour dates

Shouuuuut it…shouuuut it…shout it loud! Time to have part-ay as iconic stadium rockers KISS have announced a string of European tour dates, including a few gigs in the UK. The tour is known as ‘KISSWORLD 2017’ Dates for the European tour 2017. Tickets are on sale from 9am on Friday 2 December. Monday May 01 2017 – MOSCOW Olympiski Thursday ...

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ArnoCorps surpass kick-starter for ‘Unbelievable’ EP

  You may have heard of the legend of ArnoCorps, even saw them live at Bloodstock 2015, but we can all agree they are a band best described as ‘Unbelievable’. Now they live up to their legend by surpassing their Kickstarter for their next EP, aptly titled ‘Unbelievable’. The target was originally $7,000 – but now has reached over $11,000 ...

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Lordi embark on UK tour

Monster-rockers Lordi are back in the UK  and Ireland for a 10 date tour. This tour is in support of their new album Monstereophonic (Theaterror V Demonarchy) , which was released in September. Side A of the album, Theaterror, is a collection of hard rcoking, catchy riffs such as their single ‘Hug You Hardcore’ (watch below) Side B, Demonarchy, tells the ...

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Bloodstock 2017: First bands announced

Although the official announcement was supposed to be via Daniel P Carter on the Radio 1 Rock Show, a certain band let the official poster for Bloodstock 2017 slip. Oops! As you may already know a few of the bands for 2017 have been announced, as follows: Friday Amon Amarth Blind Guardian Testament Whitechapel Saturday Hell Hatebreed Possessed More bands ...

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Corey Taylor to appear on QI this week

Yes, you read that right – Slipknot and Stone Sour front man Corey Taylor will make his debut on BBC2 comedy-quiz show QI tomorrow night (November 4th 2016). Although Corey has previously appeared on the spin-off podcast No Such Thing As Fish, this is his on screen debut on one of his favourite shows. Entitled ‘Nosey Noisy’ Taylor is joined by Ross ...

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