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Alestorm – Captain Morgan’s Revenge (10th Anniversary Edition)

Every day, a new metal subgenre is born. We’ve had everything from mathcore to pornogrind over the years, and it’s now been a whole decade since a group of rum-loving Scotsmen brought PIRATE METAL into the world. Captain Morgan’s Revenge was an album that should have made eyes roll, but instead it made heads bang. People such as myself often ...

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STORMBRINGER - Born a dying breed

Review: STORMBRINGER – Born a Dying Breed

Stormbringer are a band from Northants who’ve been making waves at gigs for a few years and building a name for themselves in the process. Their 2013 debut album, MMX111, was a mix of classic rock and heavy metal with a contemporary edge, which brought the band to the attention of fans. Since then, they’ve played at prestigious gigs such ...

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Sound Storm - Vertigo

Review: Sound Storm – Vertigo

Sound Storm are a Naples based band who formed in 2002, and whose initial brief involved being a band covering songs by Maiden and Savatage, but they soon branched out and began writing their own operatically flavoured songs and on this, their fourth album, they offer us some quite dramatic examples of what they’re writing and performing now. The band ...

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We spoke to ALESTORM in Hafan y (Hammerfest)

It’s time to tell you a tale of another band which you simply must watch at Download Festival. It was a rare sunny weekend in Hafan y Môr on the shores of North Wales that we found ourselves in conversation with five drunken pirates who had travelled all the way from The Banana Islands or Sierra Leone… supposedly. ALESTORM is ...

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Lauren Hoffman and The Secret Storm – Family Ghost

‘Family Ghost’ is the debut release of Lauren Hoffman and The Secret Storm, it plays as an atmospheric stream touching upon the styling of indie, rock, blues, folk and more as it flows seamlessly through its playlist, each song as endearing and harmonious as the next; all with a much beauty as it has darkness through its stories it tells, ...

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New Alestorm Album – No Grave But The Sea!

It’s almost Hammerfest! Which means we get to see our favourite metal pirates, Alestorm, and probe them about their forthcoming album No Grave But The Sea. The bands 5th album will be released May 26th 2017 on Napalm Records. Captain Christopher Bowes commented: “Oh wow! It’s a new Alestorm album! I hope all of you fellow humans & dogs like it; ...

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Stormage - Dead of Night

Review: Stormage – Dead of Night

Note to oneself: do not have the volume above 11 or you are likely to end up in A&E! First track ‘Instinct to Defend’ rings true as you try and save your ears from bleeding out. The heavy metal just pumps to its hearts content and unleashes its cold harsh stabs of rhythms along with harmonies that are solid and ...

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Halestorm unleash new video for ‘Mayhem’

Grammy-award winning rockers Halestorm have unveiled the video for their latest single ‘Mayhem’. Check out the video below: ‘Mayhem’ is taken from their UK top ten album ‘Into The Wild’. In 2013, Halestorm won a Grammy Award for Best Rock/Metal Performance for the track Love Bites (So Do I) from The Strange Case Of…album, beating the likes of Iron Maiden, ...

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New Years Storm! Escape the Fate support announced

American post-hardcore rock band Escape The Fate have announced that New Zealand rockers Like A Storm and fellow American band New Years Day will be joining them on their upcoming EU tour kicking off in January 2016. Both bands have expressed their excitement about being in the line-up and touring with Escape the Fate. New Years Day singer Ashely Costello ...

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Review: Stormbringer – Blood and Rust

Being a huge fan of good scotch and bourbon, I soon found my perfect drinking music in Viking Skull and never looked back. I’ve also been lucky enough to have played a gig with Deadeye many moons ago, so when I heard the news of members of those bands, along with some from Nekkrosis, had formed a band named Stormbringer, it was ...

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