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.
Finnish metallers Amorphis have announced details of their return to the UK in March 2016. More information inside.
Despite frontman Eddie Spaghetti's cancer diagnosis, the band have confirmed their new album will be released on January 29th. Get more info inside.
Highly-rated Michigan post-hardcore outfit Fine Fine Titans drop their new album 'Renaissance' but has it been worth the wait? Read our review here...
At this stage in their career, if you're expecting UK hard rockers Def Leppard to do anything different then you're going to be sorely disappointed.
Listening to Reprisal, there is clearly no better opportunity for a band like Continents to really push themselves to the top of the UKHC pile.
Enter Shikari's hit album 'The Mindsweep' gets the makeover treatment. Read our thoughts on it here.
New Zealand rockers Devilskin have announced their first ever UK headline tour in support of their new album 'We Rise'. More details inside.
Fear Factory, Symphony X and Acid Reign all added to the Bloodstock line-up. Get more details inside.
The Dear Hunter announces details of March 2016 UK tour dates. Get more details inside.
Full line-up confirmed for the 2016 Music For Boobies compilation album. Get more details inside.
Scottish metallers Yashin have confirmed the release date for their third album 'The Renegades'. More information inside.
Avatar enter the studio to work on their new album. Tool producer Sylvia Massy tapped up to produce the yet-to-be-named offering.
Masked metallers Mushroomhead have announced a full UK tour for 2016 and they're bringing American Head Charge with them.
Motionless In White have announced details of their rescheduled UK tour. Get more details inside.
It's nothing you haven’t heard a million times before and, while Blank Future is an enjoyable listen at the time, it’s very much one you’ll probably have forgotten about once it finishes and you move onto something else.
While it might be a grown-up pop-punk record, Around The World And Back is still a pop-punk record. Read our thoughts here.
The Defiled return to the live scene in 2016 with a run of headline shows as well as tour dates supporting In This Moment. Full dates inside.
Max Cavalera and his Soulfly brothers are returning to the UK in January. Get the dates inside.
Psychadelic rockers Purson return with their new album and tour dates in 2016. Get details inside.
Dutch hardcore newcomers may not score highly in the originality stakes, but it's hard to deny their latest offering is a solid affair.