Managing Editor, UK/EU (London, England, UK)
- Living an almost hermit like existence these days, when not sleeping, slaving over a laptop or at a gig, my time is spent between photographing mixed martial arts, watching shit horror movies and learning to play my slightly battered acoustic guitar. The reason I still do this? Obviously the money, hookers and fast cars, but mainly because Chris lets me indulge my passion for music that sounds like elephants fucking.
Dutch bruisers The Charm The Fury return with a new album and a shift in direction to a grittier metallic sound. Read our review here...
Rock heavyweights Papa Roach return on May 31, 2017 with their ninth studio album Crooked Teeth. Get more details inside...
Rising UK metalcore band Deference have announced a run of shows in support of their upcoming EP, False Awakening which is due on March 31, 2017.
Ahead of their upcoming European tour, Philadelphia punks The Menzingers have released a video for the title track of their recent album After The Party...
Ambient rockers Anathema are back with their eleventh full-length, The Optimist due for release on 9th June through Kscope The Optimist
Ahead of tour dates this Spring and Summer, indie-punk hellraisers Blackwaters are back with their third single, the anthemic "Fuck Yeah".
Hardcore metallers Malevolence have announced details of a UK headline tour in support of their highly anticipated new album, Self Supremacy. Get the dates here...
Following the recent announcement of their new album, Defcon Zero, Swedish metallers Corroded have now released a video for their recent single, "Fall Of A Nation".
UMC/Mercury have announced the release of The Def Leppard EP in conjunction with Record Store Day 2017.
Estonian Electronica-Metallers Freakangel has premiered new video "In The Witch House", a new track taken from their upcoming album scheduled for release this summer via Digital World Audio.
Toseland has announced the release of double A-side single "Fingers Burned/Bullet" on March 31st, 2017 which precedes UK and European tour dates in April.
No Sin Evades His Gaze will return with their long awaited second album Endless Disconnect, set for release on 13 May.
Italian pop-rock band Halflives have confirmed they will be releasing a new single, "Echo", on April 14, 2017.
Ahead of UK dates, Grand Magus has launched a new music video for the song "Freja's Choice". Check it out here...
Seething Akira will release their brash, high energy new single "Backlash" featuring Olly Simmons (The Qemists) on 27th March. Check out the lyric video here...
Prog rock quintet Order Of Voices have released their new video for single "Long For Air". The single is taken from the bands' new album Constancy that is out now.
Leeds Psych Grunge band Weirds have released new single "Phantom", alongside announcing the title of their debut album Swarmculture set for release 12th May on Alcopop! Records.
Brand new post-blackened progressive death metal outfit Asira have streamed the title track from their debut LP Efference, 07th April 2017.
Harrogate hardcore heavyweights Blood Youth have revealed new track "I Remember", from their highly-anticipated debut album Beyond Repair, due out on 7th April 2017 via Rude Records.
Alfahanne are back with a crushing rock attack Det nya svarta out on 7th April via Indie Recordings and have posted a new lyric video for the track "Avgrundsgravitation".