NEWS: PVRIS share stripped back version of ‘Heaven’!

Back in April of last year, PVRIS released their eagerly-awaited sophomore full-length album, ‘All We Know Of Heaven, All We Need Of Hell’, which was received with critical acclaim pretty much across the board. Indeed, since its release, the band have been pretty much on the road non-stop since.

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My Dream Festival: ROAM

After a long cold winter, it’s time to start thinking about festival season! And as always, this year kicks off with Slam Dunk Festival. The event takes place on Bank Holiday weekend at the end of May, and will once again be held one day after the other in Leeds, Hatfield, and Birmingham. At the helm this year sees Good Charlotte and Jimmy Eat World battling it out for the headline slot with PVRIS, Reel Big Fish and Creeper being just some of the big highlights.

As we miss the summer delight of festivals so much, we’ve grabbed a whole bunch of bands playing Slam Dunk this year to talk us through what would make up their dream festival, from location to bands and food. First up is Eastbourne pop-punks ROAM who are just packing their bags to hit the road with Tonight Alive throughout the UK this March. Bassist Matt Roskilly spared us a few minutes to talk about his ideal festival setting.

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VIDEO: Cutting Teeth – The Great Dellusionist

New bands are born pretty much every day, but only a few have some gusto and a ballsy gnarl right out of the gate. Well, one of those gnashing their way through the pack are newbies Cutting Teeth, who’ve just unleashed their debut track, ‘The Great Dellusionist’.

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INTERVIEW: Escape The Fate (10/02/2018)

Las Vegas’ own Escape The Fate have enjoyed the emo scene fame for over ten years since the release of their inception back in 2005, and were one of the forerunning acts in the whole MySpace generation. There have been plenty of tribulations and hardships in their time since then, and they’ve also got five albums under their belt, with a sixth shortly on the way.

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NEWS: Chelsea Grin leave US tour; vocalist Alex Koehler in “declining health”!

Amidst a tour across North America supporting Motionless In White, Utah deathcore outfit Chelsea Grin have regrettably announced that they have had to drop off for the remainder of the run due to health concerns surrounding vocalist, Alex Koehler.

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NEWS: Don Broco confirm more UK tour dates for April/May 2018!

Having just wrapped up their UK tour promoting their new album ‘Technology’, Bedford boys Don Broco are already keen to hit the road again, and have announced eight additional dates in April and May of cities they missed the first time around.

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NEWS: Underoath tease new song; new album ‘Erase Me’ rumoured!

There seem to be some pretty seriously and excitingly cryptic rumblings going on in the Underoath camp. The Floridian metalcore favourites have began seriously teasing something called ‘Erase Me’ both online and elsewhere, which is expected to be the title of their eighth album. It’ll be their first record since reforming in 2015 after more than a 2-year long hiatus.

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INTRODUCING: Counterpoint

We’re putting the spotlight on the hottest and most exciting new bands around with our Introducing feature, ready to highlight the artists with the biggest potential to make an impact on their scene.

Counterpoint have just released their new first ever EP in the form of the exciting ‘If Not Now, When?’ that isn’t afraid to throw around metal influenced riffs with the melodies of radio rock and vocal hooks for days. The Manchester band are just getting started but the 5 track album is the perfect platform to project themselves into a exciting career. Ideal for everyone who likes the lighter side of heavy music and the heavier side of the lighter stuff.

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AUDIO: Milestones – Forever Or Never

British pop-punk newcomers Milestones have dropped a fresh new track ahead of their upcoming debut album release. Their newest track, ‘Forever Or Never’, is the third to be taken from the band’s soon-to-be-released record, ‘Red Lights’.

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VIDEO: Mallory Knox – Black Holes

Almost a week after announcing that long-serving frontman Mikey Chapman had parted ways with the band, Mallory Knox are back with a new track, and their first offering under their revised four-piece formation.

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