Smashed Fest II

Final Smashed Fest II line-up announced!!!

It has been a longer climb to the summit of the Smashed Fest II line-up than expected, especially with This Is Turin having to pull out, but we are finally on top of it!!! With three more bands announced today, the bill is complete, and it’s gonna liquidise some skull coverings! We’ve also arranged a […]

Putrified J - The Deep End Of Horror

Putrified J – The Deep End Of Horror (EP)

Release date: 28th June 2019 || Genre: Brutal death metal || Label: Comatose Music The Deep End Of Horror is a recording with a simple mission: absolute violence. The themes and lyrics are very much based around the apocalyptic drive to self-destruction present in human existence. Even the title itself tells you, perfectly, what to […]

Bloodstock release day tickets – Begin announcing M2TM winners

Time is pushing on for getting your Bloodstock Open Air tickets in 2019, and organiser have now officially released individual day tickets! If you can’t make it for the whole weekend, you can grab them for £65 adults/£20 ages 4-11 (stbf), and free for under 4s. There are also still weekend passes, and limited VIP […]

Tyrmfar - Renewal Through Purification

Tyrmfar – Renewal Through Purification (album)

Release date: 22nd June 2019 || Genre: Black/death metal || Label: MTAF Records By mixing some fairly stock (but high quality) black metal, with chunky Swedeath and gothic doom, Tyrmfar have landed a very enjoyable sound. Where others may have opted for a “quiet/loud” approach in order to emphasise the travel of songs, they have […]

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Hordes X 2019 adds three more acts!

As if the first batch of bands to play Hordes X 2019 wasn’t amazing enough, another trio of mind-blowing underground monsters have been added to the show! As regular attendees may have noticed, Hordes really swings hard when it comes to picking openers for each stage. No half measures. Lead with your best foot. Smash […]