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!

Bloodshot Dawn Announce More New Album Guests‏

British melodic metallers Bloodshot Dawn have announced more guests for their upcoming second album. These guests are Arch Enemy founding member and guitarist Chris Amott and British shred-guitarist Andy James, best known for Sacred Mother Tongue. James and Amott joined other guests, Sven De Caluwé (Aborted), Per Nilsson (Scar Symmetry) and Teemu Mäntysaari (Wintersun), who were announced last week by ...

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The Kinks Dave Davies to Play London Gig 11th April

Dave Davies of The Kinks returns to London to perform his first UK concert for 13 years at The Barbican on Friday 11th April. Hailed by many as one of rock music’s greatest guitar players, the Barbican concert also sees Davies celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the revolutionary sound he created, which launched The Kinks to international stardom. The gig will ...

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The Generators Reveal Release Date for New Album Life Gives-Life Takes

L.A punk rockers The Generators have announced they are to release their 10th studio album ‘Life Gives-Life Takes’ on the 5th May. Doug Kane explains: “This record is a rock n roll record, but our street punk upbringing definitely shines through, more so than our last few records. The vibe is similar to our humble beginnings. It’s a step forward, but I also ...

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Tankard Reveals New Album Artwork and Track Listing

German thrash metal band Tankard have revealed the artwork for their upcoming album ‘R.I.B’.  The artwork was brought to life by Patrick Strogulski. Gerre explains: “R.I.B. continues the story of Chemical Invasion. The crazy professor is back and takes revenge on mankind, because he failed in 1987! The cover is done again by Patrick Strogulski, an apprentice of Sebastian Krüger and really hits ...

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The Used Release New Album Imaginary Enemy

American rockers The Used have released their new album ‘Imaginary Enemy’. Following the release the band have announced they are to play an intimate show on the 17th June at The Scala in London. Bert McCracken explains: “We the people, in order to form a more perfect planet, must question the way the world works and where the world is heading. ...

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Skindred To Headline Redfest 2014

Welsh Ragga-metal legends Skindred have just been confirmed to headline this year’s Redfest, which takes place at Redhill, Surrey on the 25th and 26th of July. The band are headlining on the 25th July. Festival organiser Matt Nichols explains: “Skindred are veritable festival veterans and famed for their intense live performances, we’re more than delighted to welcome them to our festival ...

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La Dispute Release New Album ‘Rooms Of The House’

La Dispute have released their third full length album ‘Rooms of  The House’ and it has had rave reviews across the board. A portion of the proceeds from the album will go to non-profit charities such as, 826 National, Girls Rock Camp Alliance and Teenage Cancer America. Track Listing 1) HUDSONVILLE MI 1956 2) First Reactions After Falling Through the Ice 3) Woman ...

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Devin Townsend Project Announces Two Sonisphere Festival Dates

Devin Townsend Project has announced he is going to play this year’s Sonisphere Festival alongside Metallica, Alice in Chains, and Mastodon, amongst others on the 6th July 2014. As a warm-up for the festival, the band have revealed there will be two intimate shows on the 3rd and 4th July in Nottingham and Leamington Spa. Last year a recording of the legendary ‘The Retinal Circus’ performance at ...

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Arceye Release Play-Through Video for ‘At First Light’

UK death thrash band Arceye have released a play-through video for the title track from their upcoming album ‘At First Light’. The video shows the Shrewsbury five piece playing through their latest track, to give fans an insight in to their latest album. Al Llewellyn thinks a play-through is much better than making a typical music video, he explains: “As a ...

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F.O.E.S. Share New Track, ‘Sewn To The Sail and Unknown’

Merseyside Post-hardcore crew, F.O.E.S.,have recently shared their at latest single Sewn To The Sail and Unknown. The Liverpool band are made from various other music projects around the area and members have opened for the likes of Twin Atlantic, Oceansize, My Vitriol, And So I Watch You From Afar and Blood Brothers in the past. The bearded four piece have ...

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