Tagged Pontificium Consilium

Hawk Eyes New EP

Until the end of the 2011, this band were known as Chickenhawk – a post hardcore quartet from Leeds who toured with Alexisonfire and We Are The Ocean and played the Reading Festival in 2009. After the name change, lead singer Paul Astick was advised by his doctor to tone down his highly-strung vocals to…

Walkways Safe In Sound

Formed in 2010 in Israel, Walkways is a band driven with a goal to keep sane and evolve into more humane and moral people…  while writing their music – the soundtrack of the highs and falls of their lives. After 2 years of intense work and the release of 3 singles (including a cover for…

LAID8 These Faded Lines

Hailing originally from Israel, Laid8 had struck an emotional nerve in the hearts of rock and metal lovers wherever they played. Combing the land to seek out new ears, the band delivers an uncompromising alternative to female-fronted metal, where singing is melodic and dramatic, aggressive and emotional, music is grooving and clever; and when played…

TRIAXIS Hammerfest Choice

The Pontificium Consilium thinks that you should venerate this band too:  Triaxis are a heavy metal band from South Wales. Formed in 2006, they self-released their debut full-length album Key To The Kingdom in 2009 to critical acclaim, including plaudits from Metal Hammer, Terrorizer, Zero Tolerance as well as coverage and praise from many leading music…

SCI-FI MAFIA Hammerfest Choice

The METAL AS RELIGION Pontificium Consilium has convened and has ordained that the following band is an inspirational source -and should be sought out at Hammerfest V: Sci-fi Mafia, with their psychotronic arsenal of nuclear sounds, are this year’s most whoop-ass must see band.  Hailing from the depths of Middle England they are an amalgamation of electronic industrial and…

SHEAR Hammerfest Choice

The world’s destiny is at stake – and all that stands between Man and his Destruction is the New Religion : The True Religion of Heavy Metal. The METAL AS RELIGION Pontificium Consilium has convened and has ordained that the following band is an inspirational source -and should be sought out at Hammerfest V: ‘Shear‘’ is a…

MONUMENT Hammerfest Choice

The world’s destiny is at stake – and all that stands between Man and his Destruction is the New Religion : The True Religion of Heavy Metal. The METAL AS RELIGION Pontificium Consilium has convened and has ordained that the following band is an inspirational source -and should be sought out at Hammerfest V: ‘Monument‘’ was formed…

MAKING MONSTERS Hammerfest Choice

The world’s destiny is at stake – and all that stands between Man and his Destruction is the New Religion : The True Religion of Heavy Metal. The METAL AS RELIGION Pontificium Consilium has convened and has ordained that the following band is an inspirational source -and should be sought out at Hammerfest V: ‘Making Monsters’…