Rainfall Today: Eternal Album Review

Rainfall Today are an Alternative Metal band from St. Petersburg, Russia, The band consists of Jana Samarina – Vocals, Alexander Prohorov – Guitar, Dmitriy Samsonenko – Guitar and Pavel Ignat’ev – Bass. For many years, the only metal band that I knew that came out of Russia is Pagan Reign, but in the last few […]

Hangarvain: Roots And Returns EP Review

Hangarvain are a Rock, Southern Rock, Alternative Metal, Post Grunge band from Naples, Italy. The band consists of Sergio Toledo Mosca- lead vocals, Alessandro Liccardo- guitar and backing vocals, Francesco Sacco – bass and Mirkko De Maio – drums. In the last year or so, I have come across a good few bands that hail […]

Jupiter Zeus: Eyes On the Prize EP Review

Jupiter Zeus are an Alternative Metal band from Perth, Australia, The band consists of Simon Staltari – Vocals, Guitar, Aaron Smith – Drums, Jeremy Graham – Bass and Michael Lawson – Lead Guitar. Now, when it comes to Australia, I have been fascinated with the country’s music for decades, ever since the early eighties. Over […]

Hivemind: Legacy Gig Review

Ever since I first saw Hivemind back in June of this year (they were called Masamune then), when they supported Lava Frog, when Lava Frog launched their EP. Since then I have followed Hivemind, to see what they come up with. When I found out on Thursday night that they were playing Legacy in Sunderland […]

Haster – Alt-Metal from Cali

Haster, not Hinder, is a 5-piece alternative metal band from Orange County, CA consisting of Jarret Stockmar¬†(vocals), David Heida and Patrick Nolan (guitars), Andrew Vega (drums) and Danny Radusinovic (bass). The band formed in 2010 and has released 3 albums to date as well as won the 2014 Rockstar Uproar Battle of the Bands among […]

An Interview With… Burial Hill

Over the last few weeks Myself and Burial Hill have been talking via email, and we discussed doing an interview, but it had to go on the back burner for a while because they were doing a few things, ie traveling, doing a video shoot etc. When they emailed me to say they had some […]