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 ...beer!
Heck, formerly known as Baby Godzilla

Baby Godzilla change name to ‘Heck’

The Nottingham hardcore mob formerly known as ‘Baby Godzilla’ will now be known as ‘Heck’ due to legal implications. The reason behind the change is due to the band, now known as Heck, being threatened by the trademark owners of the character ‘Godzilla’ and the name being used on band merchandise. The band said in a statement: This may seem ...

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ash

Chase Park Festival – headlined by Ash

The North-East of England was best known for it’s ‘hidden gems’ of festivals in the past, but as SPLIT and Stockton Weekender called time last year – where will Northern rockers be flocking to in 2015? With headline act being legendary Irish alt-rockers Ash, Chase Park Festival looks like a place to go this August. Ash have just released their ...

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patent pending

Patent Pending reveal video for ‘Brighter’

Melodic punk-pop outfit Patent Pending have revealed the video for their latest single ‘Brighter’. The video features vocalist Joe Ragosta collecting parts from a junk yard to build a space shuttle with the help of his band. Check out the video below: ‘Brighter’ is taken from their last album of the same name. Patent Pending have also announced an EP ...

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Wednesday 13

Bourbon Crow announce new album

The outlaw country duo made of horror-punk icon Wednesday 13 and Rayen Belchere (aka Early Ray)have announced their third album under the name ‘Bourbon Crow’ which will be entitled ‘Off The Wagon and On The Rocks’. The band made the announcement via their Facebook page and will be funding this album via a Kickstarter campaign. Check out the video below: ...

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dead town nothing

Dead Town Nothing unveil ‘Make Some Noise’ campaign.

UK hardcore mob Dead Town Nothing are proud to unveil the ‘Make Some Noise’ campaign.  This campaign is to raise awareness for children who suffer as a result as child abuse. The band are heading in to the studio on July 9th to write and record a brand new single in the same day with all proceeds of the CD ...

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People On Vacation reveal video for ‘Don’t Ask The Question’

Indie-pop rock duo People On Vacation have released the video for their latest single ‘Don’t Ask The Question’. The video debuted on Kerrang.com and can be seen below: Other than promoting People On Vacation, both Ryan Hamilton and Jaret Reddick will be heading on tour with their respective projects (Bowling For Soup and Ryan’s solo work). You can read our ...

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slipknot

Knotfest 2015 line-up revealed

The legendary rock and metal festival curated by Slipknot themselves is returning for more carnage – with a fantastic all star line up. Joining the masked me from Des Moines is headliners Judas Priest as well as Korn, Bring Me The Horizon, Mastodon, Clutch and many , many more. The festival will take place place on October 24 and 25 ...

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ashestoangels

Ashestoangels reveal ‘New Grave Edition’ of album.

Rising goth rockers Ashestoangels have announced a special edition of their latest album ‘Horror Cult’ known as the ‘New Grave Edition’. To be released on July 17th. The William Control produced album will feature a live version of each track from the album, originally released last year. In true Ashestoangels style, they have chose not to release it on the ...

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bizkit

Limp Bizkit announce Leeds & Reading warm-up gig

Nu-metal giants Limp Bizkit have announced a warm-up gig ahead of their slot at Leeds and Reading Festivals. The rollin’ rockers will play London’s O2 Academy in Brixton on August 27th. Fred, Wes, John and Sam will be playing the NME / Radio 1 Stage at Leeds Festival on Saturday, August the 29th and Reading Festival on Fridat the 28th.

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evil scarecrow

Evil Scarecrow to support Wednesday 13 on UK dates

After their triumphant set at this year’s Download Festival, Evil Scarecrow are to return to the UK to support horror-punk legend Wednesday 13 on his special Halloween shows in October. To co-inside with Wednesday 13’s concept of playing two different sets, Evil Scarecrow will also be playing different sets each date: Their Friday the 30th set will be ‘Sci Fi’ ...

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