Ian Sutherland

HEAD OF EVENT EDITORIAL
Ian Sutherland is a music-mad Scotsman. He has been buying music and going to gigs for more than four decades. Ian has always found a way to be around music, be it promoting, DJing or getting beers in for the band.


Over the last decade, Ian has been reviewing albums and live shows as well as interviewing musicians. He has been quoted by the likes of Diamond Head and Within Temptation, to name but two, in their official press releases.

Ian's primary role now is Head Of Event Editorial at MetalTalk. He is responsible for coordinating and arranging all the live reviews for the fabulous team of rock and rollers at MetalTalk.

The wonder and might of Uriah Heep in picture disc form

Celebrate 50 years of Uriah Heep with these picture disc releases! Rediscover their underrated mid-70s albums Wonderworld and High And Mighty, featuring classic tracks and much-missed band members. Don't miss out! Words: Ian Sutherland @bmguk @uriahheepofficial

Arjen Lucassen / Supersonic Revolution Evidence That ’70s was The Golden Age

Arjen Lucassen - Supersonic Revolution. A joyful celebration of '70s-inspired rock music that captures the essence of the golden age of music. This album will bring a smile to your face. Words: Ian Sutherland @ayreon_official @mascotlabelgroup

RIVERSIDE SHOW OFF THEIR PROG ROCK ID.ENTITY IN GLASGOW

Riverside - A triumphant return to Scotland, showcasing their unique brand of relatable prog rock. An intense yet joyous evening of musical genius. Words: Ian Sutherland Photo: @ya_cheng_photography @riversideband.pl @thegarageglasgow

Angel / Once Upon A Time, a fairy tale resurgence continues

Angel - Iconic white suits return with a vengeance in their new album Once Upon A Time. Classic production, catchy choruses, the band's legendary sound is back. #Angel @cleopatrarecords

ARCHIVE: Jennifer Haben Of Beyond The Black interview

ARCHIVE: German symphonic Metallers Beyond The Black talk to MetalTalk about their resilient journey, new album 'Lost In Forever', forthcoming tour with Epica and Powerwolf

ARCHIVE: Epica Have Glasgow Dancing In A Hurricane Of Symphonic Metal

Discover the highs and lows of the Epica, Myrkur, and Oceans Of Slumber gig at Glasgow's O2 ABC venue. Read on for an honest review of the night's rock and roll action.

ARCHIVE: Peter Tagtgren Interview At 70000 Tons Of Metal

MetalTalk caught up with Peter Tagtgren from Pain, Hypocrisy and many more besides, aboard the 70000 Tons Of Metal floating festival where Pain were appearing.

Volbeat beat the cold in a stunning Glasgow show

Volbeat - Skindred - Napalm DeathGlasgow Ovo Hydro - 15 December 2022.Words; Ian Sutherland Photo: @ya_cheng_photography @volbeat @skindredmusic @theofficialnapalmdeath

Deep Purple and Blue Öyster Cult make dreams come true in Glasgow

Blue Öyster Cult - The OVO Hydro, Glasgow - 22 October 2022. This meeting of rock behemoths in the UK would have been a bill that had audiences going crazy back in the seventies and eighties. Photo: @ya_cheng_photography @deeppurple_official @blue.oyster.cult_

Avatarium / Death, Where Is Your Sting a contender for album of the year

This is a really, really strong collection of songs from one of the most imaginative and interesting bands on the planet right now. @avatariumofficial

Ian Sutherland

HEAD OF EVENT EDITORIAL
Ian Sutherland is a music-mad Scotsman. He has been buying music and going to gigs for more than four decades. Ian has always found a way to be around music, be it promoting, DJing or getting beers in for the band.


Over the last decade, Ian has been reviewing albums and live shows as well as interviewing musicians. He has been quoted by the likes of Diamond Head and Within Temptation, to name but two, in their official press releases.

Ian's primary role now is Head Of Event Editorial at MetalTalk. He is responsible for coordinating and arranging all the live reviews for the fabulous team of rock and rollers at MetalTalk.

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