NEWS: IMPERIAL AGE – Announce UK tour support bands

Symphonic metalists from Russia IMPERIAL AGE have announced their support bands for the upcoming UK shows in April 2020. After a brutal battle the winner of the competition which the band organized on their Facebook page was introduced to the public. Welcome the winner - Control The Storm (https://www.facebook.com/ControlTheStorm/)! Imperial Age have come a long … Continue reading NEWS: IMPERIAL AGE – Announce UK tour support bands

MARTIN’S TOP 10 ALBUMS 2019

As well as his top ten live shows, Martin reveals his top ten albums of 2019. Here is what he picked. 10. Jeff Lynne’s ELO – From Out of Nowhere ELO are one of those bands that just reminds me of my Dad. Their latest offering is really good and has some awesome tracks throughout, … Continue reading MARTIN’S TOP 10 ALBUMS 2019

LIVE REPORT: Power Metal Quest Fest – The Asylum, Birmingham 28.09.2019

I first heard about Power Metal Quest Festival via a Facebook link last year, it featured a competition to win a pair of tickets for the event. I was fortunate enough to win said competition, so travelled down to Birmingham with a friend for the weekend and really enjoyed PMQF 2018. After my positive experience … Continue reading LIVE REPORT: Power Metal Quest Fest – The Asylum, Birmingham 28.09.2019

SINGLE REVIEW: Control The Storm – Chaotic Mind

Think NIGHTWISH with a hint of UNLEASH THE ARCHERS, for fans of those particular bands that sounds fantastic. You can hear it right now in the form of CONTROL THE STORM's latest single 'Chaotic Mind'. They only released this track hours ago it's already received glowing reviews from fans. Having listened to the song for about … Continue reading SINGLE REVIEW: Control The Storm – Chaotic Mind

Bands Of 2016

In 2015 I had the privilege of seeing some truly remarkable bands across the UK and some in Sweden when I covered my first festival abroad. Let’s move forward and kick the Christmas/New Years blues, here are some bands I think you should keep your eyes and ears peeled for in 2016. The deep, dark, … Continue reading Bands Of 2016