Classic Metal

Titanfest: Final line-up announced

Titanfest 2015 has just announced the final line-up for its inaugural all-dayer, taking place on Saturday, May 30.

Joining the already stacked bill are Def Con One, featuring Antton Lant (formerly of Venom), plus late replacements progressive thrashers

Dead Lucky - Sons Of Lazarus (Dr Music Records)

A stompingly good time, Dead Lucky show the promise of South African metal!
Release Date: 
13 Mar 2015 (All day)

This is going to be close to a first for me, experiencing South African music, I don't know too many South African bands outside Die Antwoord and Seether<

Night Demon – Curse of the Damned (Steamhammer/SPV)

This is for those that want to bang their head and throw horns up in the air while sporting denim and leather and shiny studded wrist bands.
Release Date: 
25 Jan 2015 - 12:17pm

Night Demon is a three piece from California belting out classic metal stylings; this is their debut full length release after having previously released a self-t

Exorcism working on new album

Exorcism continues along the path and legacy of bands like Black Sabbath and Dio, while taking a more modern approach.

Doomy heavy metallers Exorcism are working on the follow-up to their acclaimed 2014 debut album I Am God.

Blue Snaggletooth - Beyond Thule (Own Label)

Old school, and proud of it...
Release Date: 
12 Nov 2014 - 11:30pm

There’s gratifyingly little in the way of fucking about with Blue Snaggletooth.

Retro Review: Testament - The Legacy (Atlantic/Nuclear Blast)

Testament contemplates getting a restraining order against Marc Hanson.
Release Date: 
21 Apr 1987 (All day)

Every discussion of the ‘Big Four’ eventually leads to the question of who would be number five if another  band was to be included, and the majority would likely

High Spirits- You Are Here (Hells Headbangers)

Chris Black is back.
Release Date: 
12 May 2014 - 11:30pm

Good ol' Chris Black. No one can accuse him of being a slouch.

Existance- Steel Alive (Mausoleum Records)

Is the metal heart steel alive? (I'm sorry)
Release Date: 
25 Apr 2014 (All day)

Heavy metal, I think we need to have a chat about your spelling problems.

Motherload - Black and Blue (Fully Loaded)

Classic stuff...
Release Date: 
16 Jun 2013 - 11:30pm

High Wycombe outfit Black and Blue come equipped with a press release that screams the band is here to ‘bridge the gap between  classic rock and co