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Damnation Fest interview with Aaron Aedy of Paradise Lost

Damnation Fest interview with Aaron Aedy of Paradise Lost

Lost in Paradise…

Bell Witch – Mirror Reaper

Bell Witch – Mirror Reaper

For whom the Bell Witch tolls…

Memnon Sa – Lemurian Dawn

Memnon Sa – Lemurian Dawn

A new Dawn 

With the Dead - Love From With the Dead

With the Dead – Love From With the Dead

Deadly serious…

Ufomammut – 8

Ufomammut – 8

Come in No.8

Damnation Festival 2017 - Preview

Damnation Festival 2017 – Preview

Fire and Damnation…

Kroh - Pyres EP

Kroh – Pyres EP

Strike a light…

Antzaat  – The Black Hand of the Father EP

Antzaat – The Black Hand of the Father EP

Ant music…

Devil Electric – Devil Electric

Devil Electric – Devil Electric

Our friends Electric

Septicflesh - Codex Omega

Septicflesh – Codex Omega

It’s all Greek to me…

Neurosis - The Word As Law

Neurosis – The Word As Law

Hot and bothered

Gorgy – Legacy of Gore

Gorgy – Legacy of Gore

Nothing but a Gorehound…

Bloodstock 2017 interview with Criminal

Bloodstock 2017 interview with Criminal

A hot blast from Chile… Chilean crushers Criminal returned to Bloodstock for the first time since 2011. Paul Castles caught up with vocalist Anton Reisenegger after they had inflicted some Santiago savagery on the Sophie Lancaster Stage. Facebook Website

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Gravil

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Gravil

The Holy Gravil… One of the early risers on the final day of Bloodstock 2017 was London heavyhitters Gravil. After performing songs from new album No More Forgiveness on the Sophie Lancaster Stage, guitarist Tony Dando spoke with Paul Castles. Gravil on Facebook Website You can catch Gravil in action at Scruffy Murphy’s in Birmingham, next Friday, […]

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Courtesans

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Courtesans

Order in Courtesans… Courtesans brought something distinctly unique to Bloodstock 2017. Those crammed into the Sophie Lancaster tent certainly warmed to the female quartet. Afterwards Agnes (bass) and Vikki (drummer) told Paul Castles what they made of it, the social injustices that fire their music, plans for the new album, Brexit and their forthcoming tour […]

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Na Cruithne

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Na Cruithne

Irish folk frenzy… Na Cruithne were the nearest thing Bloodstock got to Game of Thrones. The Irish painted warriors were invited to perform at Catton Park by festival guru Simon Hall who was impressed by their performance at Metal 2 The Masses in Dublin. Paul Castles spoke to them before their appearance on the Hobgoblin New Blood Stage, […]

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Shrouded

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Shrouded

Shrouded in mystery… It was a case of ‘if at first you don’t succeed, try and try again’ for Shrouded. The Belfast death metal quartet triumphed at Belfast Metal 2 The Masses at the third time of asking. With debut EP Ominous Divinty gaining plenty of positive reviews, Paul Castles caught up with the band’s Shane and Dani […]

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Dakesis

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Dakesis

Feathers, flags and fabulous… Birmingham prog metal outfit Dakesis were one of the more visually flamboyant bands to appear on the Hobgoblin New Blood Stage. With singer Gemma a vision in pink feathers, the band ensured the crowd responded with equal enthusiasm by distributing flags to transform the tent into a mini Eurovision-style platform. Having […]

Atrexial  – Souverain

Atrexial – Souverain

Catalan crushers…

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Netherhall

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Netherhall

We’re off to Nether Netherland… Among a host of up and coming Midlands bands to perform at Bloodstock this year were Netherhall. Paul Castles spoke with the Birmingham Metal 2 The Masses winners prior to their set on the Hobgoblin New Blood Stage. Netherhall are among a host of bands performing at Giff-Fest, this Sunday […]