Smashed Fest

Smashed Fest line-up

As we mentioned previously, the July edition of Smashed is going to be something a bit more special than the usual riff-lunacy. We have more than twice as many bands, and twice as many competitions, which surely means twice the mayhem! We’ve lined up a fantastic headline slot with original UK thrashers, Virus, as the […]

Hordes Of Belial - Nine Lives (2)

Hordes Of Belial: Two mores bands announced

Our yearly metal and hard rock showcase, Hordes Of Belial, is ready to spill the beans on another two rather special additions to the bill for the Nine Lives edition. We’re totally thrilled to, yet again, present one of the UK’s absolute best underground metal bands, Krysthla! Currently out playing live in Europe with Polish […]

Aborted Fetus - The Ancient Spirits Of Decay

Aborted Fetus – The Ancient Spirits Of Decay (album)

Release date: 11th May 2018 || Genre: Brutal death metal || Label: Comatose Music As we’re starting to get some beautiful spring weather breaking through the unusually brutal cold snap of Siberian blizzards, it seems the perfect time to cover this. Aborted Fetus‘ latest offering is truly a collection of subtle and tender musical movements. Or maybe […]

Foul Body Autopsy - This Machine Kills Zombies

Foul Body Autopsy – This Machine Kills Zombies (album)

Release date: 24th March 2018 || Genre: Death metal || Label: self-released This Machine Kills Zombies is the second full length from Leicester based Foul Body Autopsy. This is a fairly diverse project for one man, to say the least. Yes, everything on TMKZ could fit roughly into the overall death metal bracket, but there are many, […]