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Opening a stage at any festival regardless of its size and stature can be a daunting and towering challenge, even more so when you’re responsible for opening the main stage at the one and only Download Festival. Luckily, Boston Manor (8) both rise to the opportunity and smash it, showcasing their take on pop-punk tinged alt rock with confidence and finesse. Despite the act being atypically associated with the undergrou...

December 12, 2017

DagobaBlack Nova ('Phoenix et Corvus', 'Inner Sun')

One reason I’ve been looking forward to writing this is for the bands that I haven’t been able to cover previously. Sometimes I wont have a chance to listen to an album at the time of the release and when I eventually do get round to listening to them, I find I’m kicking myself. I have found that 2017 hasn’t been the most predictable year for Extreme Metal. Largely there have been a fair few n...

July 29, 2017

I was nervous. As I sat there waiting at the rather late time for an interview: I was nervous. Igorrr are one of the truly unique bands out there and after seeing them live, they only live up to their reputation. They were truly an artistic performance. Igorrr actually refers to the name of Gautier Serre but commonly also refers to his solo music that traces back to 2004. In recent years Igorrr as a musical outlet now includes the regular contrib...

July 28, 2017


The last day of a festival can be an emotional experience. What has been such a sustained amount of energy and fun is about to end. The electricity of the festival wears thin, already the impending doom and inevitable nostalgia is starting to set in. What has kept that permanent smile and sense of wonderment in you, through Friday (see here) and Saturday (see here), is reaching a climax here.

Again the toughest spot to fill is the first band...

June 27, 2017

Every once in a while Metal seems to produce bands that you just can’t describe or even that is a struggle to recommend because for all their brilliance it’s just off the wall. Sigh, Aborym, Winny Puhh, Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis Marley and Dir En Grey are but a few mentions…. And Igorrr certainly fall into this category. Igorrr are one of these bands that are hard to review because they’re unique and original in a way that yo...

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