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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.
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.
Instrumental math-rock group Covet are coming to the UK in a couple of weeks for a run of dates with Polyphia. Ahead of the visit we spoke to David and Yvette from the band about life on the road.
Megadeth celebrate their 35th Anniversary with the release of Warheads On Foreheads, a 35-track, career retrospective on 22nd March 2019. The anthology spans their entire studio recording career and you can find out more plus check out our favourite five moments here.
Their new album took seven years in the making, their last visit to Leeds took even longer so, on their debut appearance at the First Direct Arena, the band had some making up to do and they did that with a stunning performance. Check out the photos here.
We love nothing more than a band who think outside the box when it comes to music videos. So, the moment we clapped eyes on "Slowly" the new video from SPQR we had to find out more about it so we chatted to drummer Bex Denton the brains behind the puppet video.
We love it when albums like The Goat from UK alt-metal outfit Puppy drop in our lap. Read our thoughts on this diverse, exciting album here.
Standon Calling organisers have announced that joining headliners Rag N' Bone Man and Nile Rogers and Chic, will be Mercury Prize winning rockers Wolf Alice. Get more details here.
After teasing us with two new acts, Slam Dunk organisers have revealed the full list of ten new acts joining the bill for their May Bank Holiday weekender. Find out who is joining the bill here.
In this exclusive trailer, German alternative rock newcomers Breathe Atlantis talk about various aspects involved in the recording of recent single "Cold".
Taken from their acclaimed Misery album, "Drag The Lake" is the latest video from Australian melodic hardcore favourites The Amity Affliction. Check out the video here.
Frank Turner brings his brand of infectious folk punk to arenas across the UK on his massive 2019 headline tour and we caught the show in Leeds to bring back these photos of Frank and his band at their finest.
Tremonti have just released a new live video for "Throw Them To The Lions" filmed on their recent UK visit.
Download Festival has weighed in with another 43 new additions to the stacked bill for their 2019 rock weekender. Check out who has just been added right here!
Alt-folk brothers Cry Monster Cry have released a contemporary, pop focused retelling of their gorgeous track "Citadel". Check out the remake here.
Stepping out of the shadow of his bandmates in The Killers, Dave Keuning weighs in with a hugely satisfying offering for his new solo album Prismism.
ArcTanGent Festival have announced Meshuggah, The Black Queen and a stack more for their 2019 event in August. Get more details here...
More in tune with old-school punk than the saccharine-drenched dross that filled the Warped Tour, the debut album, Late Teens, from Melbourne punks Press Club is exactly the kind of album a generation of adolescents needs right now.
From Black Peaks to Leprous, alt-rockers Icarus Dive reveal the five songs that helped define their sound.
With their new album I Want The World set for March 29 release, grunge rockers Hands Off Gretel take over a skate park for the title track video.
Ahead of the release of their new album, Humans are Broken, Dutch death metal wrecking machine, Sisters of Suffocation have released a new video for the track "Little Shits".