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- 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.
To celebrate the release of their upcoming album, Bleeding Through have posted a new video online. Check out "Fade To Ash" here...
Metal legends Slayer have announced their final-ever UK and European tour, kicking off on November 1.
Nine Inch Nails will launch Cold And Black And Infinite North America 2018 on September 13 with support from The Jesus and Mary Chain.
Essex band Sun Arcana showcase a new side by releasing a stripped back video of "Fracture".
Following the announcement of a UK tour for 2019, Mike Skinner's The Streets have added yet more dates to their tour.
Akercocke made their triumphant return in 2017 with their long awaited new new studio album Renaissance in Extremis and have released a new video for the track "Insentience".
Canadian punk rockers Cancer Bats have announced details of a UK tour with tickets costing only a fiver.
In this exclusive video clip, Maurizio Iacono, frontman for death metal titans Kataklysm talks about his ultimate death metal band.
Love ‘em or hate ‘em, there are very few rock bands these days who can play the kind of wall-shaking arena-filling rock shows that Canadian rockers Nickelback can as Chad Kroeger and his band mates showed at the First Direct Arena.
Bloodstock organisers have announced more bands for this year's event. Check out the list of new additions here...
South African psychedelic blues act Gunshot Blue are today releasing the video for their new single "Neon Love" and you can check out the premiere here...
Eskimo Callboy have announced details of The Scene - Live in Cologne which will see release on June 8th, 2018 and a European tour with Attila.
Tobias Sammet's Avantasia is getting back on the road to support their new album Moonglow, due to be released in January 2019.
Black Stone Cherry have released a lyric video for "Southern Fried Friday Night", a track taken from their new album Family Tree.
Following the announcement of a UK tour for 2019, Mike Skinner's The Streets have added further dates to their tour.
Jimmy Eat World have just dropped two brand new tracks - "Love Never" and "half heart" ahead of extensive European and US tour plans. Check them out here...
Welsh rockers the Manic Street Preachers returned to Leeds for the umpteenth time and fans new and old flocked to the First Direct Arena to catch the band who were supporting their Resistence Is Futile album.
Pop punk heroes State Champs have released a new song, "Crystal Ball" taken from the bands recently announced new record Living Proof.
On the 29th June, Geffen/UMe celebrates one of rock’s most important bands, Guns N’ Roses, with the release of "Appetite For Destruction: Locked N’ Loaded" Edition box set.
Dance Gavin Dance have released "Son Of Robot" the second song to be released from the band’s highly anticipated, forthcoming studio album titled Artificial Selection.