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Shattered Skies
The World We Used To Know

"London based melodic groove quartet deliver impressive debut effort."

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Job for a Cowboy
Sun Eater

"Metal veterans fail to match ambition with quality in fourth record."

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At The Gates
At War With Reality

"Scandinavian death metal kings make thunderous return 19 years after their last record."

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Devin Townsend Project

"What’s that? Another Devin Townsend record? No, actually. Another two!"

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Pig Destroyer
Mass & Volume

"American grindcore quintet slow things down more than a tad with re-release of EP."

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Gig Reviews > Reviews
LIVE: Behemoth w/ Decapitated, Grand Magus, Winterfylleth

Death metal legends bring, err, festive cheer to Manchester.

Posted on 06/01/15 Read This
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Interview: Turbowolf

We had an in depth chat with Turbowolf before their recent show in Manchester.

Posted on 24/12/14 Read This
Gig Reviews > Reviews
LIVE: Turbowolf w/ Empress AD, God Damn

Bristol rockers continue to trailblaze the alt rock scene with epic Manchester show.

Posted on 18/12/14 Read This
Gig Reviews > Reviews
LIVE: Mastodon w/ Big Business, Krokodil

Mastodon prove why they are one of the greatest modern metal bands with huge Manchester show.

Posted on 08/12/14 Read This
Gig Reviews > Reviews
LIVE: Volbeat w/ Hatebreed

While a little “by-numbers”, Volbeat still bring the goods to Manchester, with Hatebreed in tow.

Posted on 27/11/14 Read This
Download Blog > Download Festival
Download Festival 2015 – The Long Road To Donington Begins

Download Festival 2015 has brought out the big guns. Get the lowdown in our second opinion piece.

Posted on 19/11/14 Read This
Download Blog > Download Festival
Download Festival 2015 – Another Knot

Download Festival 2015 is a go, as Slipknot are announced as the first headliners of the UK’s biggest alt rock festival.

Posted on 17/11/14 Read This
Features > Interviews
Interview: In Solitude

We sat down and had a nice chat with Swedish rockers In Solitude while they hit the UK with Beastmilk!

Posted on 12/11/14 Read This