Lair of the Minotaur to release new EP in August

The brutalising Lair of the Minotaur trio rears its gnarled head once again in 2018; the band has just recorded a new EP and announced live plans for late summer. Following an extensive hiatus sharpening their axes, the Gods have called Lair of the Minotaur back to battle. The classic “road dog” lineup of Steven Rathbone (guitar/vocals), Donald James … Continue reading “Lair of the Minotaur to release new EP in August”

Corrosion of Conformity announce small Latin America tour

Corrosion of Conformity is pleased to announce a six-date Latin American tour this May. The trek, slated to run from May 12th to May 19th, includes performances in Brazil, Argentina, Chile, and Mexico. The band will then perform several European festival dates in June before returning to North America to kick off the second leg … Continue reading “Corrosion of Conformity announce small Latin America tour”

Tremonti add more Europe tour dates

Tremonti, the band comprised of Mark Tremonti on vocals/guitars, Eric Friedman on guitars, and Garrett Whitlock on drums, have announced a new set of UK and European tour dates. The band is already confirmed to support Iron Maiden on their Legacy of the Best tour for a number of dates in mainland Europe as well as some … Continue reading “Tremonti add more Europe tour dates”

In Flames announce partial line-up for two day Borgholm Brinner festival

It’s finally time for the first instalment of In Flames‘ own two day festival Borgholm Brinner (Borgholm is Burning) coming this July 27th-28th. In addition to the Swedish metal giants In Flames, we can now proudly announce three bands for one of the highlights of this summer – Anthrax (US), Danko Jones (CAN) and Graveyard (SWE). Tickets to the festival will be released on February 26th at … Continue reading “In Flames announce partial line-up for two day Borgholm Brinner festival”

Khemmis announce U.S. tour dates and first ever Europe date

Denver’s doom/metal titans Khemmis announce new tour and festival dates for 2018, including the band’s European debut at Roadburn. Khemmis is currently working at Flatline Audio with Dave Otero, immersed in the recording of the band’s impending third album, which will see release this Summer 2018 on 20 Buck Spin for North America and Nuclear … Continue reading “Khemmis announce U.S. tour dates and first ever Europe date”

In Flames announce Borgholm Brinner festival

While Gothenburg legends In Flames finish up the last shows of their extensive co-headline arena tour with Five Finger Death Punch they are already keeping fans on their toes for next year. In Flames have announced their very own two-day festival called Borgholm Brinner (English translation; Borgholm is Burning) which will be held at the infamous … Continue reading “In Flames announce Borgholm Brinner festival”

UK Tech-Fest 2018 announces first set of bands

UK Tech-Fest has announced its first wave of bands for 2018, promising once again to be the UK’s premiere showcase of cutting-edge global metal. Taking over the Newark Showground, UK Tech-Fest will be held between the 5th and 8th July 2018. The first wave of bands includes us deathcore titans The Acacia Strain (EU Exclusive), rising prog rockers … Continue reading “UK Tech-Fest 2018 announces first set of bands”

Handmade Festival announce first set of bands

Handmade Festival will be returning to Leicester’s O2 Academy in 2018 for two days of the finest music, comedy, art, film, performance and photography, hand-picked and carefully curated. The festival will take place on 5th and 6th May 2018. As such, Handmade Festival are very excited to announce the first wave of bands for the … Continue reading “Handmade Festival announce first set of bands”

Stone Free Festival 2018 to ft. Scorpions, YES and Megadeth!

Kilimanjaro Live and The O2 are proud to announce the return of the STONE FREE FESTIVAL, which will be happening on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th June 2018 at The O2, London. Now in its third year, STONE FREE FESTIVAL has become a firm fixture on the live calendar and next year’s exciting event is set to be the biggest … Continue reading “Stone Free Festival 2018 to ft. Scorpions, YES and Megadeth!”

Terrifier to headline Metallion Festival!

Vancouver, BC’s TERRIFIER will be importing “Weapons of Thrash Destruction” to Vanderhoof, BC to headline day one of this year’s Metallion Festival at the Brookside Resort from August 11th to 12th. The thrashers will be moshing alongside some of Western Canada’s most explosive metal acts such as Aggression, Touch The Sun, Gladius Sky and more. Vocalist Chase Thibodeau comments: “Terrifier will be … Continue reading “Terrifier to headline Metallion Festival!”