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!

Alexisonfire reveal new track ‘Complicit’

Canadian post-hardcore five-piece Alexisonfire return with the storming new track ‘Complicit’. Check out the track below: George Petit had this to say about ‘Complicit‘: “‘Complicit’ is about recognizing the unfair advantages that we are afforded as white, heterosexual males. It’s about rejecting regressionist ideas of racism, misogyny and hetero-supremacy. It’s about accepting that there is no freedom and no future ...

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The 69 Eyes reveal tour and new album ‘West End’

This year marks 30 years as a band for Helskini vampires The 69 Eyes, and in typical fashion, they have a new album and tour up their sleeves. The new album ‘West End’ is released on September 13th via Nuclear Blast. This is their 12th studio album also features guest vocals from Cradle Of Filth‘s Dani Filth, Wednesday 13 and Beastö Blancö’s Calico Cooper. ...

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Who is the new member of SlipKnot from the ‘Unsainted’ video?

Only a few days ago we saw the new masks and heard the new tunes from the nu-metal survivors SlipKnot, in the form of their latest video ‘Unsainted’. Ahead of their Download 2019 headline set, this was very exciting for fans who wanted to see the band’s new look. We can all agree on both tracks:  ‘All Out Of Life’ ...

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Hellyeah reveal title track of new album ‘Welcome Home’

June 2018, we heard about the sad passing of Vinnie Paul. Beloved drummer of Pantera and Hellyeah.  Yesterday the video for ‘Welcome Home’ by Hellyeah was posted online. This comes from the first Hellyeah album after Vinnie Paul’s death, also titled Welcome Home. This sees former Stone Sour member Roy Mayorga behind the drum kit. The album also features the ...

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Watch SlipKnot perform ‘Unsainted’ and ‘All Out Of Life’ on Jimmy Kimmel Live

After unleashing the epic track that is ‘Unsainted’ on us, along with their shiny new masks, SlipKnot has performed the track on American talk show Jimmy Kimmel Live. The Iowa icons also performed single ‘All Out Of Life’ taken from the upcoming album We Are Not Your Kind. Check the videos out below: As you can agree Corey Taylor and ...

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BLACK STAR RIDERS

Black Star Riders reveal details on new album ‘Another State Of Grace’

Ahead of their UK tour, Irish hard-rockers Black Star Riders have given us more details on their upcoming album Another State Of Grace. Released September 6th via Nuclear Blast, Another State Of Grace is the first album to feature new drummer Chad Szeliga (best known for his work with Black Label Society) and former Stone Sour guitarist Christian Martucci. The ...

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Download Festival 2019: Epica, Elvana, NXT Stars & Side-Splitter Stage Added To Line-Up

Only a month to go until the world’s premier rock event, Download Festival, welcomes 100,000 fans to Donington Park. This year’s line-up is certainly one for the ages with headliners Slipknot, Def Leppard, and Tool – as well as legends such as Slash, Whitesnake, The Smashing Pumpkins, and the final UK performance of Slayer. If the already stacked card wasn’t ...

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SlipKnot unveil new masks in video for ‘Unsainted’

Iowa metal icons SlipKnot teased this generation of masks this year… and now the wait is over. Corey Taylor and co. show off their new headgear in the video for their latest track ‘Unsainted’ – directed by the band’s percussionist M. Shawn Crahan (aka ‘The Clown’).  Check out the video below: ‘Unsainted’ is taken from SlipKnot’s upcoming album We Are ...

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Sister Shotgun “Having a female vocalist shouldn’t be a gimmick anymore” Interview

Hailing from the West Midlands,  Sister Shotgun have been making music together since 2011. Their latest album ‘Fragments’  could be their ticket to the ‘big time’. But what is the bigger picture for a talented band like Sister Shotgun? We caught up with guitarist Niall Wills to talk about women in rock, the current UK music scene, and writing unique ...

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Sumo Cyco unleash new video for ‘Love You Wrong’

With great new tunes from Sumo Cyco, comes great new videos! And their new single ‘Lov You Wrong’ is no exception. The track is taken from their upcoming third album, which is now being funded via their website (click here for more) Check out the sexy-yet-spooky video below: The band had this to say about the video: “Love You Wrong ...

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