As the sweaty masses filed out of the venue, it was clear to see that Lacuna Coil will definitely be welcome in Manchester any time they want to come back.
Hordes of hirsute warriors on the street brandishing horns of mead, with the odd battle cry piercing the cold night air. It could only mean one thing, modern day Swedish Vikings Amon Amarth have sailed into town as part of their Jomsviking World Tour.
Recently, in mid-September, Leeds rockers Treason Kings had a blast playing support to Californian outfit L7 during their UK shows.
California grunge Queens L7 are back after a 13 year hiatus and our photographer caught the band on a hot, sweaty evening in Manchester to bring back these awesome photos...
Sweden-based power metal group, Bloodbound, recently toured through the UK and Europe as support to Sabaton. John Gilleese was in the pit of a sold out Academy in Manchester to capture the action.
Virgina party thrashers Municipal Waste recently started a lengthy tour that will visit 25 venues across the UK and Europe. John Gilleese squeezed up front of a packed and sweaty Sound Control in Manchester to catch the action.
Mortiis returns to the UK in support of his new album so we sent our photographer along to catch him in action. Read the review and check out our photos here...
Anglo-Swiss power metal outfit Gloryhammer joined Blind Guardian on their recent UK tour so we sent John Gilleese down to Manchester to get some shots of the band in all their glory...
During a rare visit to the UK, Blind Guardian made a stop off at the O2 Ritz in Manchester so we sent John Gilleese along to bring back some photos of the band in action.
John Gilleese caught The Virginmarys in action in Manchester recently and brought back these shots from the gig...
John Gilleese caught Fizzy Blood in action in Manchester supporting The Virginmarys and brought us these awesome photos...
Having just released a new single, "How I Got Over," and live CD, Live At St. Ives, UK rockers Reef are in the middle of an extensive UK tour that runs until April 16th.
Giant rubber ducks, kilts, keytars and booze-soaked riffs can only mean one thing, Alestorm are in town!
As the Sabaton tanks rolled into a sold out Academy in Manchester on February 27, 2016, John Gilleese was at the front to catch the action.
William Francis has decided to bring the curtain down on horror punk stalwarts Aiden. Manchester was the setting for the first UK show of "The Last Sunrise Tour" and we threw John Gilleese into the crowd to catch the chaos.
Bristol-based rockers Ashestoangels need to be seen live to truly understand just how chaotic their live show can be.
Never Found are a 4-piece punk rock band based out of Oxford, UK. John Gilleese caught up with them at the Manchester leg of Aiden's recent "Last Sunrise Tour."
The Dead XIII came together in 2013 and since then the Manchester-based horror metal outfit has continued to make a name for themselves. John Gilleese caught the guys at their hometown show supporting Aiden.
Whiskey Myers are a southern rock band whose music is firmly rooted in Texan tradition. John Gilleese braved the stormy weather to capture the action at a packed Academy 2 in Manchester.
Native Nashvillians The Cadillac Three have proven to be an unstoppable force since releasing their debut album in 2013. The guys are currently in the middle of a sold out UK tour and John Gilleese was on hand to catch the action at Manchester’s Academy 2.