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BLOODSTOCK ANNOUNCES ITS FIRST ART EXHIBITION

Since the early days of rock and heavy metal, bands have been using the work of JRR Tolkien as a source of inspiration – just see Bloodstock 2014 bands such as Megadeth, Dimmu Borgir and Amon Amarth for evidence of this! Now Bloodstock’s co-founder, renowned fantasy artist, Paul Raymond Gregory, is...

RELAPSE RECORDS MAKE GRUESOME SIGNING

Old school death metal ‘supergroup’ Gruesome have inked a deal with Relapse Records to release their debut album sometime next year.   Heavily influenced by the early work of Death, the band was brought together by Exhumed’s Matt Harvey and ex-Malevolent Creation drummer Gus Rios after working on...

BLOODSTOCK 2014: JUST 7 WEEKS TO GO AND MORE BANDS ANNOUNCED!

With the countdown of weeks to this year’s installment of Bloodstock Open Air Festival now down to single figures, the organisers are certainly not resting on their laurels, by adding even more acts to an already enticing bill! . Two more additions for the Sophie Stage are ex-Akercocke members Voices, who...

GORGASM RELEASE NEW SONG

  American brutal death metal quartet Gorgasm have unleashed a brand new track from their upcoming album Destined To Violate.   Coming in at just over two minutes and aptly titled ‘Infected With Lunacy’ it’s as skull-crushingly heavy as expected and available to watch/listen...

METAL BLADE TO RELEASE BRIMSTONE COVEN DEBUT

West Virginian doom peddlers Brimstone Coven have signed a deal with Metal Blade Records to release their self-titled debut album proper through the label this summer.   Formed in 2011 the band self-released their first full-length soon afterwards, before following that up with an EP and their second...

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