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.

Although Hail The Sun have been around since 2009 and had a whole bunch of releases, this month sees their first ever tour in the UK. The Californian prog rock band join Silverstein on the road across the country in support of their new EP ‘Secret Wars’ which drummer and singer Donovan Melero said was to “acknowledge all those battles that are kept behind closed doors. There may always be a force working against us, by our chemistry, or by those who supposedly have the public’s best interest in mind.” Catch up with Hail The Sun with our handy introducing guide.


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COMPETITION: Win a HUGE Christmas package of CDs, vinyl, and merch!

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past 12 months, you should be well aware that for new music and the emergence of fresh records, acts, and bands, 2017 has been an absolute belter of a year. Now that it’s that festive time of Christmas, what better way to celebrate with a HUGE package of goodies to join all those gifts you’re going to get from Santa.

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NEWS: Good Charlotte, Thursday, and more join Slam Dunk Festival 2018!

With less than a month left of 2017, the organisers of Slam Dunk Festival have treated us to a second announcement towards the line-up plans of their 2018 festivities, which already sees a headline slot booked for Jimmy Eat World, and as always will take place across the May bank holiday weekend.

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INTERVIEW: Sinsaenum (14/11/2017)

With a huge list of names from the world of heavy metal, Sinsaenum have quite the reputation to uphold with their EP ‘Ashes’ that features band creator and Dragonforce bassist Frédéric Leclercq, ex-Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison plus past and present members of Chimaira and Mayhem. The extreme metal project is angrier and darker than ever before and a chance to see some renowned and critically acclaimed musicians working together on the atmospheric yet ferocious band.

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NEWS: Avenged Sevenfold surprise release acoustic album, ‘Live At The Grammy Museum’!

A series of tours and festival appearances across the world and even a forthcoming expanded release of latest studio album ‘The Stage’ has kept Californian heavy metal troupe Avenged Sevenfold plenty busy throughout 2017, and, if that wasn’t enough, they’ve only gone and surprise released a brand new live acoustic album, ‘Live At The Grammy Museum’.

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VIDEO: Black Foxxes – Sæla

Exeter alternative rock trio Black Foxxes already gave a pretty hectic 2018 ahead of them, with news of a brand new full-length album and a headline tour of the UK coming to light in the past few weeks, and now they’ve debuted a video for their new single, ‘Sæla’.

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NEWS: Milk Teeth announce headline UK tour for March 2018!

Having just wrapped up a support slot across the UK alongside pop-rock kings Good Charlotte, Stroud based grunge/punk rock quartet Milk Teeth have confirmed dates a UK headline tour run of their own for March.

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NEWS: Middlesbrough pub Doctor Browns bans female-fronted bands!

Doctor Browns, a pub and live music venue in Middlesborough, has implemented a ban of bands performing at their venue if frontman by a female vocalist, according to a news ported published by the regional publication The Northern Echo earlier today (here).

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NEWS: Cane Hill detail sophomore full-length album, ‘Too Far Gone’!

After releasing their new single ‘Too Far Gone’ a few weeks back, New Orleans, Louisiana based metalcore outfit Cane Hill have now confirmed details surrounding their forthcoming sophomore album, from which the lead single takes its name.

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NEWS: Issues rumoured to have parted ways with vocalist, Michael Bohn!

Due a lot of suspicious activity online from all parties in question, it is being highly rumoured and speculated that Georgia based R&Bcore outfit Issues have, for one reason or another, parted ways with vocalist, Michael Bohn.

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