From December, 2011

BLOODLOSS – This Still Remains

The superb London based metalcore outfit ‘Bloodloss’ now has a single available for download free from their site. ‘This Still Remains‘ comes from their highly anticipated new album (to be released soon.) The site also has a taster from the album ‘Paradise’. Check them out now.  The sudden onslaught of rapid-fire steaming drums catches out the unready, whilst gnashing guitars lick the charcoaled vocals, creating sulphurous flumes of intense heat. Then ripples of molten guitar flare around the rims of the deepest, gruelling bass play this side of of the Styx. Titanic riffs separate the succulent chords… but then we…

FLATS UK DATES – DECEMBER 2011

London four-piece FLATS have announced on their website that they will play a handful of live dates in December, their first shows since they played with NOLA sludge legends EYEHATEGOD, clashed with Metallica at Sonisphere and were personally requested by Morrissey to support him on his UK tour this Summer. The FLATS debut LP is titled ‘Better Living’ and will be released on Sweatshop Records / One Little Indian in April 2012. The first single from the record will be Country / Moonwalk, to be released on February 13th, and the band have got what will hopefully be a pretty…

NEW PARTY VIDEO FROM HILDAMAY ‘Delicate’

Hildamay – Delicate (official music video) The second video from Hildamay’s outstanding debut release ‘We Loved, We Lost’ is now available for all to see. The new video for ‘Delicate’ shows Hildamay in full party mode as they tear apart a house party show and gig during a hedonistic couple of days in Leicester with their “Hildamates”. This video is like a hot shiver running down your insides, with tremendously powerful vocals from Tim set against a flaming & thundering, percussively lively, backdrop. Rainclouds of the sheerest guitars add substance and form, before the clash of cymbals and the out-and-out…

MY RUIN: ‘A Southern Revelation’ Album Review

My Ruin : A Southern Revelation ‘A Southern Revelation’ is MY RUIN’S seventh full length studio album –  celebrating their staying power and their fiercely independent DIY ethic, together with their formidable strength, determination and dedication. Produced by Mick Murphy & Joel Stooksbury – it was recorded at Soundtrack Black Studio deep in the snow covered hills just outside of Knoxville, Tennesse in January 2011. The album starts with ‘Tennessee Elegy’ which is an elegy (and a eulogy) of crumbling beauty. But it’s also like being tumbled through a stinking storm-hole into the pools of vomit and putrid decay that…

MY RUIN – Tennessee Elegy Video Release

Los Angeles based underground metal veterans My Ruin featuring vocalist Tairrie B Murphy and guitarist / husband Mick Murphy have released their new video (see below) for the song ‘Tennessee Elegy’ which is the opening track on My Ruin’s upcoming seventh album and magnum opus ‘A Southern Revelation’ set to hit the internet December 7th as a free download digital only release middle finger to their ex- label and gift to fans just in time for Christmas exclusively via http://www.myruin.net The new video, which features Luciano Ferrea on bass and new drummer Isaac Lee [who is the latest addition to…