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!
The Safety Fire

The Safety Fire post new studio diary

London metallers The Safety Fire have been keeping track of recording their new album, including their backing vocalists they call ‘the vest choir’. The band’s guitarist (and producer of the album), Derya ‘Dez’ Nagle, gave this statement on the bare-armed backing singers: “Nothing says community like a bunch of dudes hanging out in vests. If said dudes all decide to ...

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carcass

Carcass announce new signing and a new album

Disinterred extreme metal legends Carcass have just signed a new deal with Nuclear Blast Records. Their new album Surgical Steel will be their first release since Swansong released in 1996. The album will feature original members Bill Steer and Jeff Walker with Dan Wilding (Aborted/ Trigger The Bloodshed) behind the drum kit and Ben Ash (Pig Iron/ Desolation/ Liquefied Skeleton) ...

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tyr

Týr recruit George Kollias to play on new album

Faroes Islands Folk metal band Týr have called on former drummer from Nile and Nightfall, George Kollias, to be sticksman on their upcoming new album. Kollias replaces long term drummer Kári Streymoy who was behind the drum-kit from their formation in 1998. The band announced his departure on their Facebook page with the following messege: “We regret to inform you ...

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Hot Damn

Hot Damn Unveil video for ‘Worn Out’

South Wales pop-punks, Hot Damn, have released the video for their new track Worn Out from their digital min-album Sleep Alone. The video includes raw, gritty live footage of the band which reflects their own style of punk-pop. You can check out the video below! The boys are also currently on tour with Man Overboard, Transit, and Landmarks on the ...

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god damn

God Damn Release new video for ‘Heavy Money’

Wolverhampton trio God Damn have released a video for their new single Heavy Money set to be the title track from their upcoming EP due for release on June 17th . The video, directed by Benjimin Parry, features a homeless superhero and can be viewed below! God Damn are currently touring the UK, playing the following dates: May 25 – ...

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The Front Bottoms

The Front Bottoms Release New Track, ‘Skeleton’

Naughty boys The Front Bottoms have released their new track Skeleton for free download as a teaser for their new album, Talon Of The Hawk. They have also released a lyric video for the same track for those who want to sing along at one of their gigs on their European tour. The video can be seen below, the clip ...

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scarred

Scarred Stream Debut LP ‘Gaia-Medea’

Luxembourg based death metal band Scarred have been together since 2003 and started off as a thrash metal experiment. Nowadays they are seen as a death metal outfit. This week, Scarred proudly released their first full-length debut album Gaida Medea. The album was mixed and mastered by Jochem Jacobs and also featured a guest solo from Attila Voros of Nevermore and Leander ...

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Killing Joke

Killing Joke Release New Video For ‘Corporate Elect’

Celebrating their 35th year in the music scene, post-punk legends Killing Joke released a boxset compiling all their singles from 1979 to the present day. The video is directed by former SikTh frontman , Mikee Goodman. Goodman had this to say about working with the legends: “This video has been my biggest creative challenge yet. I had never previously met ...

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hypocrisy

Hypocrisy Re-release classic albums ‘Penetralia’ and ‘Osculum Obscenum’

Swedish Death Metal icons, Hypocrisy, will be re-releasing their first two albums: Penetralia and Osculum Obsenum. Their debut, 1992’s Penetralia, was the only album they released as a five piece.  The follow up Osculum Obscenum , released 1993, had a much darker and more extreme sound.  With the success of their latest album End of Disclosure the band decided to re-release their ...

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the crunch

The Crunch announce Live UK Debut in London.

With an all star line up featuring Sulo Karlsson (Diamond Dogs) on vocals, bassist Dave Tregunna (Sham 69/ Lords Of the New Church), Oi guitar legend Mick Geggus (Cockney rejects) and original drummer of The Clash, Terry Chimes, he super group, The Crunch, have announced their debut live date in London on June 5th at the Relentless Garage. The members ...

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