Powered by Metal Hammer, Classic Rock, myRock and Metalized, NORDIC NOISE FESTIVAL, the well-known Danish festival, will have a UK version for the first time this month, on 22nd and 23rd November, in Newcastle Upon Tyne. Does your band want to perform at Nordic Noise UK on Friday the 22nd of November as the opening act? Send your application now.
Diamond Head, a band who shaped an entire movement, what exactly happened to them and who were they?
"The Chosen One," starts things off with a circular riff, moving slowly through the ground and bringing it up and about. A twisting and turning, burning brightly in the firework. "About That," is heavy and thunderous, taking its time to get truly aggressive and moving with a snarl. "Hey Stranger!" Takes a bite to the... Continue Reading →
"Texas Metal Outlaws," is a mission statement from the get go, driving forward off the back of an insane riff and some bullet work on the guitars elsewhere with some solid vocal melodies. A true opening statement. "Malt Liquor Maniac," follows a similar path, big on the riff harmonies and a pounding statement on the... Continue Reading →
Astral Drones kicks in with some sludge, the distorted feedback fuelling the urge for a mosh and a half. The slowness of the riffs, and the delivery of the vocals makes this one hell of an opener. Oath is a pounding monolith, snarling and growling throughout, producing darkness. Abominable Hashmen dances around the periphery of... Continue Reading →
Heaven Is For Sale begins with a thrashing riff, worthy of Metallica and other greats, the vocals come in powerful and strong, ensuring the listener is instantly hooked. The chorus is infectious. Believe has another powerful driving riff, leading the charge in harmonies and melody. Destroyer starts of slowly, before moving into overdrive bringing things... Continue Reading →
Am I In Hell begins with some nice little guitar work, before producing some epic melodies and some downright catchy powerful hooks. Behind Closed Doors is an anthem from the way the song is structured down to the vocals and the hooks. The Final Judgement is a rocker, with the guitars leading the way down... Continue Reading →