Tag Archives: 2018

Mushroomhead

Mushroomhead explore their visual side with ‘Volume III’ DVD Review

With the departure of original vocalist Jeffrey “Nothing” Hatrix and guitarist Tommy Church, Volume III shows US alt metallers Mushroomhead can live on. Despite their inconsistent lineup, they have been consistently entertaining, and the DVD reflects that. From official high definition music videos and live recordings to clips shot from a phone camera, they are all equally as immersive. It opens ...

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Alter Bridge

Alter Bridge Release Video ‘Words Darker Than Their Wings’

With an incredible four-octave vocal range, Myles Kennedy has to be heard to be believed, and that is exactly what his rock band, Alter Bridge, are giving us the chance to do. Following on from their popular show at the Royal Albert Hall featuring Parallax Orchestra, they have released a live music video for their song ‘Words Darker Than Their ...

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The Rock Guide To Reading and Leeds

For better or worse, Reading and Leeds have evolved into so much more than a rock festival. Nudging its way into the same ilk as V-fest, T In The Park or even Glastonbury, it does leave rock fans who have either been attending for years or are new to festivals scene in general in a bit of a pickle. Though ...

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Caliban announce European tour with Lionheart

After Caliban’s newest album, ‘Elements’, charted at #6 in the Official Top 100 Album Charts in Germany, it is no surprise that the German metal band have big plans for a tour. Commenting on it, the band said:  “We are very happy to announce that we will be on our first full European Tour for ‘Elements’ with support coming from ...

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New Years Day reveal new video ‘Disgust Me’

It may not be New Year’s Day, but that doesn’t mean a video for ‘Disgust Me’ can’t be released. Currently on tour with Halestorm and In This Moment, US hard rockers New Years Day have released a music video for their song. The video certainly does not disgust us. Beautifully shot, it sees vocalist, Ash Costello, truly getting inside of ...

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Review: Otep – Kult 45

Like a bat call to Batman, the disasters of 2018 are used to signal political warrior Otep Shamaya. Metal band Otep could not have picked a better time to return, with issues like Trump and consent being as prevalent as ever. Otep attempts to be the voice speaking against these issues in their new album, Kult 45. Although the album ...

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Hollywood Undead unmask new track ‘Another Level’

Following the release of ‘Gotta Let Go’ just last month, US rap-rockers Hollywood Undead are back at it again, this time the acoustic guitar is replaced by catchy synths in their new release ‘Another Level.’ Their true versatility is shown as the two songs released so close together could not be further apart. One is built on powerful vocals spaced ...

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Review: Halestorm – Vicious

Grammy-winning US rockers Halestorm have successfully crossed the pond, with every date on their 2018 UK headline tour sold out. So they certainly have a lot to measure up to upon the release of their new album, Vicious, which has already charted at #10 in the UK. Opener ‘Black Vultures’ sees Lzzy use every hard rock vocal technique in the ...

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Sepultura

Derrick Green of Sepultura “There needs to be some type of balance between humanity and technology”

When Derrick Green entered the turbulent world of Sepultura back in 1998, the shit splatter from the fan was still very much pungent in the air. Earning it’s place up there as one of metal’s worst feuds that nigh on equals that of the Dave Mustaine Metallica bootin’ incident of ’83, the departure of Max Cavalera was not only a ...

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