Tag Archives: heavy metal

White Raven Down But Not Alone

Hard rock act White Raven Down has a new single out on EDFD Records going under the handle of ‘’Not Alone (2.0))’. The song previously appeared on their 2018 debut EP Conspiracy with the ‘2.0’ version remixed by Romesh Dodangoda (Motörhead, Bullet For My Valentine) also due on appear on their next extended player Explaining why  the Essex band consider the song ...

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Brian Downey Returns to the Underworld

On Thursday 7th November Brian Downey’s ALIVE AND DANGEROUS will return the Camden Underworld. The much respected drummer formed the band after concluding 2013’s Thin Lizzy reunion shows and declining to join Black Star Riders. Featuring guitarists Brian Grace and Phil Edgar, alongside vocalist/bass player Matt Wilson they toured the UK last year, appropriately  marking the  40th Anniversary of Thin ...

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Picture Ann

PICTURE ANN EVOKE THE DIGITAL “KNOWN CURSES” EP

Picture Ann was spawned back in 2009 with the aim of composing and recording lo-fi metal/ambient/minimalistic rock music rather intuitively and on the spur of the moment. Raw, unfiltered crap, really. A long line of singles, EPs, and abums have seen the light of day since then with the sinister single that is Bloodlines being the latest proper release by ...

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An Evil Scary Winter Ahead

Evil Scarecrow hit the road for the final run of their fourth album Lost In Antartarctica shows at the end of the month before launching a brand new series of shows for an Evil Scarecrow…..In Space mini tour in February 2020. “We are very excited to announce that we are putting together a new show for 2020 which we will ...

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Hawk Eyes Gigs & Singles

Following the release of their fourth album Advice, British rock band Hawk Eyes release a new single in the run up to a couple of shows up in support of the releases. You can catch Hawk Eyes on the 18th October at Temple Of Boom, Leeds. Then the following day on the 19th October they will be playing at the ...

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Santa Muerte’s Sinner

Having recently released their latest album, German heavy metal act Sinner now release a lyric video featuring the title track single ‘Santa Muerte’. Santa Muerte,both album and single, are available from AFM Records and features various star guests, alongside an expanded line-up beside Matt Sinner himself, who’s kept the band on course for more than 35 years, releasing well over a ...

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Anvil Hit the UK Next March!

Anvil return to the UK, playing dates in England, Ireland and Wales in March 2020. While there are bands that have reached higher chart positions, sold more albums and filled bigger venues than the Canadian heavy metal band, this is a band that keeps on going, with the likes of Metallica and the late Lemmy of Motörhead having expressed their ...

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Crystal Viper’s Tales Of Fire And Ice

Female fronted heavy metal act Crystal Viper release new single ‘Still Alive‘ ahead of their upcoming album Tales Of Fire And Ice due on 22nd November through AFM Records. Founded by the singer, guitarist and composer, Marta Gabriel this Polish band have been going since 2007, and since released six studio albums, alongside EPs and singles. The band that also ...

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Collateral & Piston, Friday 20th September 2019: The Asylum 2, Birmingham

The members of Collateral obviously listened to their granddads talk about how back-in-the-day Deep Purple began their live act with the aural equivalent of a train crash; Blackmore screeching notes out to emphasis the metal behemoth scraping loose from its tracks.  These young lads like the idea so much they not only deliver their opening number in this manner but ...

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Deaf Rat Hail The End Of Days

Swedish band Deaf Rat has just released ‘Hail The End Of Days’ as the second single from their forthcoming debut album. ‘Hail The End Of Days‘ is said to be “a dark and sinister hymn for the lost and forsaken that breathes the spirit of rock ’n roll and hard rock legends.  We offer you the opportunity to watch the video ...

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