Freelance journalist at Metal Hammer, Prog, WhatCulture, The National Student and more. Film Studies student at University of Winchester. Heavy metal maniac. Horror movie aficionado.
A Lesson in Violence: An interview with Exodus
Exodus front-man Steve “Zetro” Souza talks about the state of thrash metal today as the band finishes their ‘Battle of the Bays’ tour with Obituary.
Album review: Wakrat – Wakrat
The debut album by punk trio Wakrat is the definition of the phrase “Simple yet effective.”
Album review: Dark Tranquillity – Atoma
On 4th November, Swedish metallers Dark Tranquillity will unleash their best album in twenty years.
Album review: In Flames – Battles
The new album from In Flames could prove disastrous for the metal veterans.
Live review: Obituary and Exodus @ The Engine Rooms, Southampton, 30/10/2016
East vs. west; Florida vs. California; Obituary vs. Exodus. Who will triumph in the Battle of the Bays?
Album review: Avenged Sevenfold – The Stage
It may not be as progressive as hardcore fans make it out to be, but The Stage is doubtlessly one of Avenged Sevenfold’s strongest albums.
10 metal bands that will make your Halloween even scarier
Halloween is a night for pure terror. These 10 heavy bands provide scares in spades.
Heavy metal and Harambe: An interview with Devil You Know
Ahead of his band’s UK tour with ONI, Wearing Scars and Brutai, Devil You Know singer Howard Jones chats about Harambe and American Dad.
Hear This: Schammasch – Metanoia
Six months after releasing their masterwork, Triangle, Schammasch unveil a beautifully dark music video.
Top 10 best Metallica covers
The new Gears of War trailer features a cover of Metallica’s ‘Nothing Else Matters’. But these ten reimaginings are even better.
Album review: Korn – The Serenity of Suffering
On their twelfth release, nu metallers Korn remind their fans just why they love them so much.
Album review: Testament – Brotherhood of the Snake
After four long years, Testament return with a new album; one heavier, faster and more vital than the last.
Album review: Red Fang – Only Ghosts
American stoner rock quartet Red Fang mix heavy grit with clean melodies on their upcoming fourth album.
Skyharbor founder and guitarist Keshav Dhar chats about the band’s upcoming album as well as their bad luck with buses.
Interview: In Flames
In Flames’ lead singer Anders Fridén talks death metal, Hardcore Henry, Saints Row, Avenged Sevenfold and much, much more.
Album review: Meshuggah – The Violent Sleep of Reason
Meshuggah may be twenty years into their career, but The Violent Sleep of Reason shows that they are certainly not slowing down.
Album review: Take Over and Destroy – Take Over and Destroy
Looking for a hot, hungry, up-and-coming metal band? Sounds like you need Take Over and Destroy.
Album review: Watchtower – Concepts of Math: Book One
After 27 long years, Watchtower break their dry spell with a new EP.