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Photo of The Dublin Castle, Camden

Camden’s historic Dublin Castle is one of a large number of venues across the whole country who are struggling to keep afloat, as the continued lockdown threatens to decimate the live music scene. The costs associated with running a venue in London are the largest in the country and the …
Photo of Phil X on stage

The fifth album from Phil X and the Drills is complete and the first single from ‘Stupid Good Lookings Vol. 2’ had just been released as a single. You can see Phil talking about ‘Right On The Money’ below. For the song, Phil, along with  Daniel Spree  (bass/backing vocals) and …
Photo of the bandIce Nine Kills, who were described as 'too evil for children'

The 26 April 2019 show planned by Ice Nine Kills at The House Of Blues in Orlando was cancelled by the venues owners, The Walt Disney Company, as they considered the band “too evil for children”. Furthermore the US conglomerate also barred the band from visiting any areas owned by the …
Photo of the band Necrophobic

Swedish Blackened Death Metal legends Necrophobic have told MetalTalk that the followup album to 2018’s ‘Mark Of The Necrogram’ is the be called ‘Dawn Of The Damned’. With no release date set for the album yet, there is good news though, as the ‘Mirror Black’ EP is set to be …
Photo of the band The Alligator Wine

Founded in 2016, The Alligator Wine are an experimental Krautrock project formed of Rob Vitacca on vocals, moog bass, and percussion, as well as Thomas Teufel on drums and “spooky voice”. On the 24th of April, the band released their debut album, ‘Demons of the Mind’, which features nine solid …
Band photo for Caligula's Horse

Australia seem to have a knack of providing brilliant progressive rock bands. I stumbled across Karnivool whilst watching footage of a Download festival from years gone by and while researching this band, I cam across Caligula’s Horse as their name kept appearing in articles I had read on Karnivool. Words: …
DVD Box cover for Def Leppard London To Vegas release

At a time when we are all missing live concerts and the roar of a crowd, it seems like the perfect opportunity to dive into some new concert films and they don’t much better than the new one from Sheffield’s finest sons. Words: Kahmel Farahani Filmed during the end of …
Photo of Blind River who have just released Made Of Dirt

Guildford based five piece Blind River have released their second full length album, ‘Made Of Dirt’ and it is certainly a step up in class for the Heavy Rockers.  Having released their debut album in 2018, the band have since been test driving material on the road, touring alongside Inglorious …
Photo of the band Triptykon

The man behind Triptykon, Thomas G Fischer (Tom G. Warrior), has always been a musical visionary, never afraid to try something new and often ground-breaking with Celtic Frost. Every album was different and the three chapter ‘Requiem’ is in many ways a realisation of another idea of his that has …
Photo of the band The Alligator Wine

The Alligator Wine, an experimental Krautrock project by Rob Vitacca (voice, organ, moog bass, percussion) and Thomas Teufel (drums, spooky voice), have released a lyric video to the superb song ‘Voodoo’. An uptempo track, with a great 70’s vibe and fantastic chorus, their style sees guitar replaced by distorted organ …