The Latest Rock & Metal News, Reviews and Interviews

By Simon Crampton, 21st October 2016 Gig Reviews, News

On paper The Lounge Kittens would seen like a hard pitch to a room full of metalheads, but in real life nothing could be further from the truth. Wind it back to 2014, and the video for their lounge cover of Limp Bizkit’s Rollin’ was making the rounds, eventually catching… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 20th October 2016 News

When news broke a couple of days ago that Richmond, Virginia’s finest metal export Lamb of God were to release a new EP before the end of the year a lot of people got very excited. But that excitement was then tempered with the understanding of just why Randy Blythe… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 20th October 2016 News

When a band describe themselves as “f**k rock”, that’s enough to pique our interest, and that’s exactly how Falls refer to their sound. We’re not exactly talking Steel Panther here either, more like a bastardised mix of System Of A Down, Heck and Rolo Tomassi – which means their new… Read More »

By Will Stevenson, 20th October 2016

Three albums deep into their career and Singaporean grindcore band Wormrot are no longer hopeful outsiders but fully fledged veterans of the scene, but that doesn’t mean they’re about to slow down. If anything, “Voices” is the bands most blistering, intense and angry work so far. From the opening strains of the sledgehammer-titled “Blowhead Fuck Off” to the final moments… Read More »

By Will Stevenson, 19th October 2016 Gig Reviews, News

Steel Panther visited Manchester’s famous M.E.N. Arena last night (18) October, bringing a throwback, glam rock spectacle of the very highest orders to town. Before the Californian band took to the stage though, it was time for another spectacular comedy-rock band: Bowling For Soup (7). The Texans emerge to their traditional intro music:… Read More »