The finalists for the fourth annual Heavy Music Awards have been announced, comprising 11 categories of 7 nominees, entirely based on the nominations of almost 700 individuals working across the music industry. We were lucky enough to weigh in on this and it is amazing to see some Noizze-championed bands and indivudals on the bill including:
Sleep Token for "Best Album"
Employed To Serve and Venom Prison for "Best UK Band"
This certainly wasn't a bad start to the year. To kick off the new decade we made our way down to the Nottingham Rescue Rooms to catch the Floridian metalcore quintet Wage War promoting their latest record Pressure, with support coming from DED and Thornhill. Check out the shots Rebecca Marshall snapped below!
The Dark Pool is a colossal offering from Aussie hardcore outfit Thornhill. Heavy lyrical themes are neatly concealed by chugging guitars and powerful vocals to create an album that refuses to be pinned to one genre.
The style and power of into track ‘Views From The Sun’ are gripping. Lead vocalist Jacob Charlton’s vocals reach impressive highs and convey defiance as he sings “I don’t need you around”. Coupled with an onslaught of riffs and pound...