Anybody looking for a bit of fun on a Friday night in February wouldn’t have gone far wrong dropping into Ye Olde Soup Inn at the Academy, along with a few thousand like minded people.
Prog mentalists Coheed and Cambria visit Manchester with bona-fide legends in tow.
Halestorm, who are currently over here on the Carnival of Madness tour with Shinedown and Black Stone Cherry have unleashed a killer video for Mayhem. Enjoy! A little Mayhem never hurt anyone!
Hevy Fest have announced the first wave of bands for the 2016 event…
Wednesday 13 has announced a string of ‘Undead Unplugged’ dates for February and March
Steel Panther have just announced a special, up close and personal acoustic show in London
BFMV the Welsh metal band will be back on our turf towards the end of the year.
From 9pm tonight you will be able to watch a new documentary tribute to Lemmy on iPlayer.
Clutch brought their Psychic Warfare tour to Wolverhampton and provided a sold out Wulfrun Hall with a lesson in rock perfection – with one of the strongest sets we’d seen all year. From any band.
SLAYER have been announced as the Sunday night headliner for a Bloodstock festival that is already looking insanely good.
When a band like The Prodigy come to town you know you’re in for a night full of massive tunes that will rattle your bones all night long, and when they bring along a band[...]
Whether it’s your first or your 50th Skindred show you’re part of a family, and Benji makes a point of this, welcoming and thanking everyone who paid to come through the door and join in[...]
Masked menaces SLIPKNOT are returning to the UK for a handful of massive arena shows in February 2016.
The Ugly Kid Joe gig at Sound Control was a bit special for a number of reasons…
Slayer are back, and to be fair, that should be enough to make you lose your shit, but you should read on anyway… because SLAAAAAAAAAYYYYYYYYYERRRRRRRR!
Recorded live in Birmingham on 2014′s Magic Mountain tour the track listing clocks in at a hefty 2 hours and is available on pre-order alongside various bundles here. In just seven years, BLACK STONE CHERRY[...]
Wolfmothers self-titled debut album is due for a re-release to celebrate it’s 10th anniversary, complete with a 2nd disc featuring a bunch of B-Sides, demos, live tracks and remixes.
Rage Against the Machine are realising a brand new concert DVD of their Finsbury Park gig on October 16th. The full track listing looks like this: Live At Finsbury Park tracks: 1. Testify 2. Bombtrack 3.[...]
After a 5 year hiatus, Swedish rockers Backyard Babies are set to return with a brand new album Four by Four, to be released on August 28th. You can watch the video for ‘Th1rt3en Or[...]
Looks like Chris Adler may be in for a busy stint as Megadeth and Lamb of God announce a 5-date co-headline tour of the UK and Eire Both bands are currently about to unleash new[...]
Fear Factory will be going out on tour later this year and THEY WILL BE PLAYING DEMANUFACTURE IN FULL!!!! Demanufacture will be played in its entirety celebrating its 20 year Anniversary + go to http://t.co/BXxWgJJyO8[...]
Fresh from blowing everyone away at Download Marilyn Manson has announced a handful of UK dates for us all to enjoy this November in support of his latest album His latest album The Pale Emperor.[...]
DeafByDawns’ favourite rockers CLUTCH have announced six more UK dates in November and December, in addition to their Irish shows revealed earlier this year. They are set to bring their new opus ’Psychic Warfare’ their 11th[...]
This is going to be VERY special! Insane, hot, sweaty but very very special! Tickets are on presale next Tuesday at 9am here
Deaf By Dawn favourites Halestorm are set to return to the UK later this year for 2 VERY special shows.
Saturday saw three absolute killer bands together on the same bill. Alien Ant Farm, P.O.D. and Hoobastank. On paper it sounded incredible – and it more than lived up to the billing. It almost went[...]
One of the best British bands of all-time The Wildhearts are playing one of their best albums P.H.U.Q in it’s entirety – and we might have just soiled ourselves! Tickets go on sale this Friday[...]
We’re a bit excited about this. FNM have announced dates in Glasgow and London after their Saturday night slot at Download. Pre-sale tickets are available from Wednesday with general on-sale on Friday. We will see[...]
Muse brought their Psycho tour to Manchester last night and we were lucky enough to be there. Read what we thought after the jump…
Two legendary bands and an up and coming trio rocked the night away in Manchester, here’s what we thought…
Californian punk rockers The Offspring have announced two UK shows for August O2 Apollo, Manchester, Tue 25th Aug 2015 O2 Academy Brixton, London, Wed 26th Aug 2015 Tickets go on sale on Friday, with a[...]
Download headliners Muse have announced a string of intimate dates in support of their new album DRONES. And they’re happening VERY soon!
Last night the “Deliverance” lineup of CORROSION OF CONFORMITY played together for the first time since 2001, when they kicked off their UK tour in Manchester. See photos from the show after the jump…
The original line up of Primus are set to return to the UK for 3 very special ‘An Evening with Primus’ shows, consisting of 2 full sets and encores. ‘Primus & The Chocolate Factory’ will be performed[...]
We’re getting excited for the summer so here’s our top ten tracks we will be losing our shit to come June. 10. Clutch – Electric Worry The Friday afternoon main stage slot is sure[...]
In alphabetical order they are: ‘A’ Aaron Keylock Allusondrugs American Fangs Apocalyptica Beartooth Blackberry Smoke Butcher Babies Cavalera Conspiracy Code Orange Counterparts Crobot Dead Daises Decade Dolomite Minor Emp!re Fightstar Ghost Town God Damn[...]
That’s a helluva a lineup in some small venues. Get on it.
Joining the already impressive bill for this years Bloodstock Festival at Catton Park are thrash metal legends LAWNMOWER DETH who will play the Sophie Lancaster Stage on Sunday. If you caught the band at BLOODSTOCK[...]
Legendary artist and performer and the hardest working guitarist in the business, Joe Satriani, is proud to announce “The Shockwave UK Tour” which will take in nine dates from 1st November 2015. A 48-hour ticket pre-sale will be launched on Planet Rock radio[...]
Stoneghost are: Jason Smith (Vocals), Cris Finniss (Drums), Jamie Nash (Bass) and Andrew Matthews (Guitar) and they’re about to crush your skulls with ‘Old Age of New Ways’ when it’s released in April. ‘Stoneghost[...]
Swedish rock legends Europe will release their 10th album, War of Kings, in March 2015.
Halestorm’s new album INTO THE WILD LIFE will be released in the UK on April 6th ahead of their headline tour and you can get the lead single ‘Apocalyptic’ from midnight tonight. ‘INTO THE[...]
British Rock legends Thunder return to the stage in March in support of their brand new 10th study album ‘Wonder Days’. They play 3 dates across the country with Reef and Tax the Heat in[...]
It always feels like bands make that little extra effort when they play Leeds, the majority of them have obviously grown up with THAT Who album in their collections. Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The[...]
US rockers Halestorm make their live return in March next year. Check below for dates and we’ll see you down the front \m/ Pre-sale tickets will be available from 10am, Tuesday 2nd December. General sale[...]
That’s 2015 off to a flyer then!
Skindred are a gang. A gang that can ride into any venue, any size, and completely own the place and everybody in it, shaking the foundations to the core as they pass through.
Rob Zombie has been announced as the Sunday night UNDEADliner. Bosh! ROB ZOMBIE exclaims, “I am so ready to get on a plane, and get my ass over to merry ol’ England for BLOODSTOCK. We’ve[...]
Rock and punk icon Billy Idol announces three UK shows for November.
Foo Fighters have announced their new album Sonic Highways and its release date
Machine Fuckin Head are coming back! After a barnstorming short run at some of our smallest venues the band have announced their first full headline tour since 2011. Frontman Rob Flynn had this to say[...]
Fresh off the back of their Bloodstock appearance the Italian band have announced a spate of UK shows this November in support of their Broken Crown Halo opus. Motionless In White and Devilment will support.
“If you want to do something outside the system, you have to function outside the system.” – Rob Zombie
Dutch symphonic metallers Within Temptation brought their arena sized bombast to the Apollo and shook the foundations with a show that can only be summed up in one word. Epic. See our gallery from the[...]
Brody Dalle brought her caustic, dragged through a hedge of glass backwards brand of punk to the Academy 2 in support of her first solo album Diploid Love and proved to everyone why she’s the[...]
Clutch dropped bombs left, right and centre at the Leeds Met as they returned to the UK for a short run of shows this week.
That’s Machine FUCKIN’ Head and they’re coming over to play a few intimate shows. The dates are: July 29 Nottingham Rescue Rooms 31 Edinburgh Liquid Rooms August 2 Newcastle University 3 Norwich Waterfront 4[...]
We’ve all played fantasy festivals before, choosing our favourite bands to play on the same line-up. Looks like someone’s only gone and blimmin booked ours! Can’t wait for this. See you down the front \m/[...]
All Hale the Queen of rock!
Skindred is a band that brings people together, a big family that shares the same passion and love for one thing; great fucking music.
We’ve got nothing but love for Lamb of God, always have, always will. More so than ever now after the way Randy stood up to be counted with the (thankfully resolved) accusations levelled at him[...]
Sonisphere looks like it’s growing old disgracefully by throwing the 40th birthday party to end all 40th birthday parties. We’re in. Are you?
We hope you’ve all had your jabs and got rid of all those strange itches as Steel Panther are bringing their very own STDs over in March to share with each and every one of[...]
Despite standing in front of a massive Badmotorfinger backdrop it’s an hour and a half in to the show before we’re treated to anything off it.
Here’s a gentle reminder to GET YOUR (MUTHF@*KING) TICKETS!!!!!Avenged Sevenfold AND FFDP tearing shit up in Arenas across the country in November. DO.NOT.MISS. Purchase your tickets here
Pearl Jam are streaming their amazing new album ahead of it’s release next week. You can listen to the whole thing over on iTunes. We think it’s their best in years.
Our Katy spoke to the living legend that is Whitfield Crane of Ugly Kid Joe ahead of their co-headlining tour with Skid Row. That’s two absolute legends in one conversation.