BLOODSTOCK FESTIVAL 2019 – 16 Bands Announced! (News)

BLOODSTOCK FESTIVAL 2019 – 16 Bands Announced! (News)

Bloodstock Festival continue to fill up the bill with rock metal and a tad of prog for this years celebration to be held at Catton Park Derbyshire with winners of the Metal 2 The Masses competitions around not only the UK but from Poland and Norway along with one or two acts who have been handpicked by the organisers as outstanding acts. The bands are all playing either the Jägermeister Stage or the New Blood Stage and for this news piece…

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HEART OF A COWARD – Disconnect (Album Review)

HEART OF A COWARD – Disconnect (Album Review)

HEART OF A COWARD – Background The band Heart of A Coward are a five-piece outfit from Milton Keynes, England. They are “metalcore,” according to the press stuff, but their website simply says “metal.” It is in the extreme metal genre, but reasonably accessible with quite strong choruses. Disconnect is their fourth album and their first with brand new vocalist Kaan Tasan. The band have toured with bands like Machine Head and Sikth, as well…

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HOLLOWSTAR – Interview (Feature)

HOLLOWSTAR – Interview (Feature)

In advance of reading the interview below I thought I would give readers a chance to have some background leading up to it. I was originally going to interview them around 7pm. However due to traffic problems the sound engineer on the night arrived a little late causing things to fall behind time. The band came up and apologized for the delay. They suggested doing the interview in the actual gig hall before the doors…

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HOLLOWSTAR – Bannerman’s Bar Edinburgh (Concert Review)

HOLLOWSTAR – Bannerman’s Bar Edinburgh (Concert Review)

One of Britain’s new wave of classic rock Hollowstar came to Edinburgh to play Bannerman’s Bar on a Wednesday night. A very healthy crowd turned up to catch these young lads from down south of England and weren’t disappointed as the guys put on a hell of an impressive live performance. This was no mean feat having played about 7 shows in 8 days whilst traipsing around the UK on their holidays from their day jobs! Oh, the glamour…

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BLOODSTOCK – Yet More Bands Added (Festival News)

BLOODSTOCK – Yet More Bands Added (Festival News)

Bloodstock Metal Festival are busy adding new bands to the line-up. The New Blood Stage has even more winners added and the Jägermeister Stage has also seen more bands announced. Let’s get on with telling you all the latest announcements, starting with the Jägermeister. Jägermeister Stage: Two bands are added to Saturday the first act being a “one man death metal band“. Tom Reynolds is that man and he goes under the name of Foul Body Autopsy and he has been described as…

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WORMWOOD – Nattarvet (July 26, 2019)

WORMWOOD – Nattarvet (July 26, 2019)

Having the opportunity to write and review means that sometimes various promotion companies get in contact to inform you about a band on their roster that they hope you might write about. There are times when something you listen to jumps out and leaves a desire not only to hear more but to also write about as you find yourself captivated. That happened to me when sent information about a new album due to be released…

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NEONFLY – Crowdfund New Album, The World Is Burning (News)

NEONFLY – Crowdfund New Album, The World Is Burning (News)

British power metal/AOR outfit Neonfly are working on a new album, their third, called This World Is Burning which they are asking fans to help finance via crowdfunding. It has been a few years since the band was active due to a number of reasons including breakdowns, breakups and the horror of being robbed whilst on the road losing not only all their gear but their money as well. If any band needed a boost and a bit of…

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DEATH ANGEL – Humanicide (Album Review)

DEATH ANGEL – Humanicide (Album Review)

Death Angel return with their ninth album Humanicide which is also the fourth with the same line up of Mark Osegueda on vocals, Rob Cavestany on lead guitar, Ted Aguiler rhythm, Damien Sisson bass and Will Carroll on drums.  For those who don’t know too much about the band, they formed away back in 1982 in California. They are one of the bands leading the second wave of thrash metal and toured with just about everybody…

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ROYAL REPUBLIC – Club Majesty (Album Review)

ROYAL REPUBLIC – Club Majesty (Album Review)

ROYAL REPUBLIC Decibel Geek as an online site doesn’t only do classic rock, metal of all sorts, prog and blues but also now disco! Do not switch off, don’t even cower in the corner! Club Majesty is still kind of rock, but very disco. The band Royal Republic have been around since they met at Malmo Academy Of Music back in 2007. They have recorded three albums previous to this. These may have had that commercial party rock…

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BLOODSTOCK 2019 – New Blood Bands And Day Tickets (Festival News)

BLOODSTOCK 2019 – New Blood Bands And Day Tickets (Festival News)

It has got to that point in the calendar where some of the most interesting announcements are made. Bands that hardly anyone knows outside of perhaps their home towns but have lots to offer. Bands which could well be your new favorite band. That is always an exciting possibility at any festival which allows new blood and particularly at Bloodstock Metal Fest where the bands have worked hard through several grueling rounds of Metal 2 The Masses the name of…

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