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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.
With The Plot In You finalising the Jagermeister Stage at this year's Slam Dunk Festival, we've picked some of the tracks we're hoping to hear from the bands playing.
Ocean Grove have opened a new chapter with the release of their new video for the track "Ask For The Anthem". Check out the new song here.
Download Festival headliner Corey Tayler of Slipknot, has teased some new behind the scenes snaps of the making of his new signature mask for 2019
Truck Festival returns again in July and has announced the first set of acts for it's 2019 event and they include Wolf Alice, Foals, Slaves and more.
Ahead of the release of Dark Dive, their new album, this Friday, Portuguese hardcore band Push! are exclusively premiering their new video for "Free At Last" right here.
Fresh from releasing their new single, Brit emo-punks Erica Drive sat down and told us about five killer songs that influenced their sound. See what they chose right here.
Camden Rocks Festival 2019 has confirmed Frank Turner and Richie Ramone will be among the new acts added to this year's weekend extraveganza. Get more info here.
In four months time, Hertfordshire genre-smashers Enter Shikari will be tearing up festival stages across the UK so the chance to see them do the same in front of just over two thousand was too good an opportunity to pass up. Check out the photos and review here.
Our mailbox is flooded on a daily basis with new sounds, so we’ve rounded up some of the best to get you through the next seven days. Enjoy!
2000trees Festival 2019 has announced its 2nd Main Stage headliner, for the Thursday night, will be the wonderful Frank Turner.
Bloodstock organisers finally confirmed Parkway Drive as the Saturday night headliner for the 2019 metal weekender in August. Check out the announcement made by the band following their recent UK show in London.
Kendal Calling, the UK’s most picturesque festival has confirmed Courteeners, Idles, Manic Street Preachers and more acts in their first announcement.
Having already confirmed the likes of Tom Grennan, Sundara Karma, Metronomy and a stack load more, Live At Leeds organisers have just announced another 80 acts joining them at venues across the city.
Satyricon have announced that they will be performing their landmark 1999 album, Rebel Extravaganza in its entirety at the Tons Of Rock festival in Oslo, Norway to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of its release.
Ramblin' Man Fair organisers have announced more acts for their 2019 event which will take place on the 19th, 20th and 21st July. Get more info here.
Stone Broken have released a brand new remixed version of "The Only Thing I Need” taken from their current studio album, Ain’t Always Easy.
While She Sleeps have released a new track, "The Guilty Party", from upcoming album 'So What?' and are promising something special for the release date of the album, March 1st.
The latest announcement for Reading & Leeds 2019 sees fifty new acts added to the line-up for the biggest alternative weekend of the Summer. Check who is joining headliners the Foo Fighters here.
Manic Street Preachers, Sleeper and Rag N' Bone Man are just some of the artists confirmed in the first announcement for Tramlines Festival 2019.
Having weighed in with a massive 43 new additions, Download Festival organisers have now added UK crossover mob Enter Shikari to the line-up. Find out more inside.