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!

Deals Death strike Deal with Strikhult Productions.

So what’s the deal with Deals Death? The deal is: Deals Death struck up a deal with Strikhult Productions, for a new album deal. Deal with it! Try and say that after a few pints! Swedish Metal gods Deals Death have signed a deal with Strikhult Productions for their upcoming album Elite. Deals Death have previously shared the stage with ...

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Yellowcard Celebrate 10th Anniversary of ‘Ocean Avenue’

Florida pop-punks Yellowcard celebrate the 10th anniversary of their debut album, Ocean Avenue, this year. To mark the occasion the band have announced an Australian tour were they will play the break through album acoustic and in-full. A special edition of of the album will be released via Hopeless/UNFD. Pre-order packages will be available from here. The band had this ...

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Battlecross reveal new album and song

Detroit City rockers Battlecross have unveiled the new single from their upcoming album as well as album artwork, release date and title of the album, War Of Will. Check out the artwork below! You can stream the new single ‘Force Fed Lies’ below! Battlecross will release War Of Will on July 9th, you can pre-order the album here. Battlecross are ...

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Night Verses Unveil New Track, ‘Time Erases time (Strung Out)’

Angry post-rockers Night Verses have just released the new track Time Erases Time (Strung Out) from their debut album Lift Your Existence, due out on July 22nd. The band have received brilliant reviews from the music press. Night Verses‘ vocalist Douglas Robinson had this to say about the track: “Lyrically, I wanted to travel to somewhere as raw and as ...

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Cusses launch Kickstarter campaign for second album

Avant-garde trio Cusses launched a campaign this week through Kickstarter to fund their highly anticipated second album. The band’s guitarist, Bryan Harder, had this to say: “We have decided to launch a Kickstarter campaign to raise money for another music release. Cusses has delivered a well-received debut album and seemingly gained a lot of fans and support over the past ...

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The Old Silent stream new track, ‘Ill Wind’

Liverpool newbies The Old Silent are streaming their new track Ill Wind ahead of the release of their digital double a-side. The band have only been together since February this year but have already scored support slots with fellow folk folks Apologies, I Have None and My First Tooth. Guitarist Ste Foreshaw explains the meaning behind song: “It’s a song ...

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Nations Afire release new track and album details

Nations Afire have released a new track, Pick Up The Pieces, from their forthcoming debut album The Ghosts We Will Become. Front man Nick Hill explains the song’s background: “”Pick Up The Pieces” is a song written about the domestic violence in our communities, in our neighborhood, in our homes…It is an isolating experience and the lyrics are meant to ...

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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 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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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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