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Everyone loves an online game, even metal fans, and gaming is a great entertainment format to find material based on metal and rock and roll. Whatever metal bands you are into, or whatever type of game that you are interested in, there is an equivalent suitable for metal lovers. This …
Andrew Freeman, from Last In Line, on MTTV Episode 13

Last In Line are currently touring Europe, promoting their second album, ‘II’, and MetalTalk had the pleasure to catch up with the amazing Andrew Freeman, lead singer of the band. Words and interview: Dany Jones Pictures and video: Steve Ritchie Andrew was extremely gracious in donating his time by not …

American hard rockers Halestorm have been on the road all around the world for over a decade and with Grammy wins, gold records and a burgeoning fan base they are starting to reap the rewards of their hard work. MetalTalk caught up with bass player Josh Smith before their headlining …

With new and innovative technologies, the global media and entertainment industry continues to rise at an astonishing rate. According to a report published by PWC, global media and entertainment revenue is expected to grow to $2.4 trillion by 2022. If you own a business, you can check out the CCTV …

AN INTERVIEW WITH JAKE BOWEN, GUITARIST OF PERIPHERY. Words and interview: Dany Jones, Pictures: Aggie Anthimidou. Hello Jake and thank you for meeting with MetalTalk. Last day of the tour – how are you feeling? JB: Tired, but ready to play tonight. Mark had to leave mid tour due to …

Californian extreme Metallers Cattle Decapitation return with their fifth full-length, ‘Death Atlas’, the follow-up to 2015s blistering ‘The Anthropocene Extinction’, this time with a slightly longer time gap between releases than previous albums, but there have been a couple of line-up changes since ‘The Anthropocene Extinction’, the addition of Belisario …

Downes Braide Association (DBA) are releasing ‘Live In England’, a 2CD/DVD Box set, via Cherry Red Records tomorrow, 29th November 2019. To mark the occasion the video for ‘Tomorrow’ is premiering here on MetalTalk today. ‘Live In England’, is the fourth album release by the duo Geoff Downes and Chris …

After their surprise Halloween single, everyone’s favourite extreme grind/death loonies Raised By Owls are dropping another bombshell on us in the shape of a surprise Christmas single, seasonally titled ‘The Santanist’, because everyone knows: “Santa is an anagram of Satan?…. Or is Satan an anagram of Santa?…” Jools Green The …

Swiss extreme Metal duo Bölzer – Fabian ‘HzR’ Wyrsch and Okoi ‘KzR’ Jones – return with their second full-length, ‘Lese Majesty’, the follow-up to 2016s ‘Hero’, continuing in their stripped back, unorthodox and progressive style, as always just consisting of very ritualistic styled percussion, ten stringed guitar and vocals with: …

After a successful US tour and innovative album launch via streaming platform Twitch, DragonForce are mid-way through their UK tour, entertaining their loyal fanbase with material from new album ‘Extreme Power Metal’ and choice cuts from their surprisingly long career. Words and interview: Johnny Churchill Pictures: Robert Sutton MetalTalk caught …