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!
rich ward

Interview: Rich Ward of Stuck Mojo / Fozzy – Bloodstock 2016 (audio)

Known as ‘The Duke’ due to his innovative playing style – guitarist Rich Ward has had a glittering career in the world over the past three decades. Starting with rap-rock pioneers Stuck Mojo in the 90s and more recently with Fozzy and a few other projects in between – there’s no denying Ward hasn’t put the eg-work in. We caught ...

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Interview: Evil Scarecrow -Bloodstock 2016 (Podcast & Gallery)

The Nottingham monster-metallers are somewhat of an institution at Bloodstock-Open-Air having played there four times, and always manage to draw a crowd and get them dancing. With a new album and set of live dates on the way – we caught up with drummer Ringmaster Monty Blitzfist, bassist Kraven Morrdeth, and keyboard player Princess Luxury.  We talk about dance routines, ...

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Check out the trailer for Rob Zombie’s new movie ’31’

We all know and love the legend that is Rob Zombie for his unique style of horror directing, as well as his own brand of metal, so you never know what’s going to come next! Just in time for the Autumn here is the trailer for Zombie’s new horror flick ’31’: The film doesn’t have an official UK release date ...

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Voodoo Vegas announce new album ‘Freak Show Candy Floss’

Welcome to the freak show… Bournemouth hard-rockers Voodoo Vegas have announced details of their new album entitled ‘Freak Show Candy Floss’ The album is due for release on November 4th via PHD. The first track released from the album will be ‘Killing Joke’. This is what front-man Lawrence Case had to say about the release: “Freak Show Candy Floss is ...

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black star riders

Black Star Riders announce huge UK & Ireland tour for 2017

The boys are back town again… In support of their much anticipated new album ‘Heavy Fire’, hard rockers Black Star Riders have announced an extensive UK and Ireland tour. Vocalist/guitarist Ricky Warwick had this to say: “It seems like ages since we did the Leppard / Whitesnake tour so we are all really looking forward to be back out on ...

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davey suicide

Davey Suicide releases new video for ‘Rise Above’

Hailing from ‘UnHolywood, Killafornia’, alt/industrial metalists Davey Suicide have released a new video for ‘Rise Above’ this is a new track from their forthcoming album ‘Made From Fire’. Check out the video for ‘Rise Above’…below: Davey had this to say about their return: “This song is a huge thank you to our fans who stood behind us with one unified ...

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Interview: Brian Tatler of Diamond Head – Bloodstock 2016

Diamond Head have been cited by  ‘The Big 4’ thrash metal bands as a big influence in terms of guitar work and song-writing. Also being part of the 80s British metal scene with Maiden and Def Lep, it’s clear why Brian Tatler and the Stourbridge boys have had such a big following. Now in their 40th year, Diamond Head topped ...

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Steve Grimmett’s Grim Reaper to play London show

Legendary British metal band Grim Reaper have been away for more than two decades. Now they are back with a new line-up and new album entitled ‘Walking In The Shadows’. The album will be released on September 23rd, which will be marked my a special performance at The Underworld, London. Ticket’s for the show are available here Check out the ...

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dope

Dope are back with new album ‘Blood Money Part 1’

Alternative metal heroes Dope are back with new album ‘Blood Money Part 1’. This will be their first album in seven years, and is due for release on October 28th. Front-man Edsel Dope had this to say: “I think that it’s fair to say that Dope is one of the more evolved bands from our genre & time period … ...

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korn

KoRn unleash new video for ‘Insane’

Nu-metal gods KoRn have released yet another video from their upcoming album The Serenity of Suffering this time it is the slightly unhinged ‘Insane’. Check out the video below: The Serenity of Suffering is their 12th studio and due for release on October 21st. This features a guest appearance by Slipknot’s Corey Taylor on the track ‘A Different World’.

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