VIDEO: Babymetal – Distortion

Before they return to the main stage at Download Festival next month, Japanese metal idol giants Babymetal have surprise released a brand new single, ‘Distortion’, which sees the band’s first video completely void of featuring the three lead members or their backing band, but plenty of giant warriors. Read More


ALBUM REVIEW: Voices – Frightened

Extreme metal outfit Voices have undergone quite a sonic reinvention since their ambitious 2014 effort, ‘London’, which painted a masterfully grim picture of the city. The focus, as well as the sound, has now changed for ‘Frightened’. Strictly speaking, this may not even be a metal record, but the monolithic genre boundaries of the great metaphorical Berlin Wall need smashing the fuck down. Read More


ALBUM REVIEW: TesseracT – Sonder

It feels easy to take a band like TesseracT for granted. They’ve been mainstays of the British metal scene for some time, they’ve only been getting bigger and bigger since their inception, and, as far as British graduates from the tech metal/djent boom go, they’re certainly the name that falls easiest off the lips. Read More