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First bands announced for Hordes X 2019

The time has finally come to begin letting you know who will be hitting the stage at Hordes X in 2019! We’ve been working away behind the scenes to pull together the very best of our clan of bands, and the initial three are now publicly announced! The first of our fresh meat are inextricably […]

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Hordes Of Belial is no more…

Yes, you read correctly. With its tenth edition approaching, annual, Scottish metal and hard rock showcase, Hordes Of Belial, will cease to occur. However, springing from the blood of this legendary event, emerges a new breed of monster: HORDES X. We felt that a decade of “one of the best regular shows in Scotland” (All […]

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Beermageddon taking form for August.

August is peak festival season in the UK, and, throughout the summer months, England in particular is awash with great events. One such show is Bromsgrove’s Beermageddon. Springing from the much-loved Beerman show on Top Rock Radio, the all ages fest offers superb value for money at just £45, including camping and parking! With three […]

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Smashed line-ups March and April

Despite a slightly rough ride during the changeover of owner ship at the regular venue for Perth’s ultimate live heavy music night, Smashed is still standing! Shifts of dates and line-ups have caused little more than a few scrapes and bruises. Below is a full and current update of all the bands announced to play […]

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Behemoth, At The Gates, Wolves In The Throne Room (live review)

Annexet, Stockholm, January 26th 2019 Although it was somewhat more underground, our review of Agrypnie at The Viper Room in Vienna might have started an addiction of sorts. Only a few months later, it seemed impossible not to cover this monster! A triple bill of some terrifyingly great names in current metal, the show was […]