Tag Archives: Heart of a Coward

As Lions to support Trivium on UK tour

London outfit As Lions have recently announced the huge news of joining the huge eleven date tour across the UK with metal act and headliners, Trivium. Also along for the ride will be Heart of A Coward. The news of the tour also brings further show announcements, with UK festival appearances at The Great Escape and Camden Rocks in May, ...

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Review: Hacktivist – Outside The Box

Hacktivist appeared on the music scene back in 2012 and brought their sound to the mix with their self-titled debut EP – it wasn’t necessarily a new sound per se, but it was fresh nonetheless. Since then their presence has sky rocketed. Show after show, tour after tour, the band have been complete workhorses eventually landing themselves a deal with Rise ...

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Review: Heart of a Coward – Deliverance

Every musical movement can be stripped down to three phases. The excitement, when a band with a new idea appears and takes the world by storm. The bloating, when seemingly every band takes that sound and runs into the ground.  And finally, the survivors.  Those that evolve until they are only loosely linked to the initial movement and are just ...

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Interview with Heart Of A Coward at Download Festival

Nat caught up with HOAC at Download. Having previewed their new track that morning ‘Hollow’ from their new album we discussed the epic mosh pit that they managed to assemble at 11am and with it only being out for FOUR days, how they already had people singing it back to them. We also discussed how they were finding Download 2015 ...

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Takedown Festival 2015

It’s not scorching here at Southampton Uni today, but the rain is keeping off and the sun is just resting behind the clouds. Optimum festival weather. For regulars to the festival there’s a feeling of being reunited with an old friend. For newcomers, there’s almost awe at the intimacy this festival holds. Either way, everyone is eager to begin… (District ...

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Heart of a Coward, Arcane Roots & more for Takedown Festival 2015!

In Takedown Festivals penultimate line up announcement for 2015 they crack out Milton Keynes metal kings Heart of a Coward – hot off their tour with Machine Head, London rock mob Arcane Roots, Brighton’s post hardcore posse Black Peaks, local hardcore boys Creeper – currently on tour with Funeral for a Friend, and Southampton alt rockers Circle of Reason. The ...

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Redfest 2014 Review

Robin’s Cook Farm in Surrey played host to intimate festival Redfest, for 2 two days this July 2014 weekend. Redfest is now in it’s 8th year, the festival progresses a little each time round. Altogether this festival includes many contrasting genres: Rock, Indie, Dance. Redfest is decorated in an creative fashion, with lot’s of great photo opportunities, in a beautiful ...

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Review: TECH FEST

Newark-on-Trent, seemingly quiet, but its an elaborate ruse. This year it was the host of TECH FEST, a completely unique festival in the fact that it actually has plumbed toilets and showers that cost nothing to use! Insane right? With two stages full of great bands and an after party over the two nights – this festival may be small, ...

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Thy Art Is Murder @ The Joiners, Southampton

Love them or hate them, there’s no way you can scoff at Thy Art Is Murder. The Australian crew have made impressions all over the world with only their second album, the recently released Hate and it’s hard to say there hasn’t been a month where these guys aren’t doing something spectacular. And despite numerous UK visits in recent times, ...

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Redfest Announces First Mainstage Bands for 2014

Redfest 2014 have made their first main stage announcements. The first of the mainstage line up announcement includes the likes of Harry and Alfie Hudson Taylor, George Barnett, The Skints, The LaFontaines, Lauren Aquilina, Jim Lockey and the Solemn Sun, Lulu James, The Struts and JAWS, with more set to be announced soon. Further announcements have also been made for ...

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