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Live: Protest The Hero @ Electric Ballroom (07/02/2014)

So Protest The Hero are pretty good live. Phenomenal in fact. Read the full review, exclusively for Metal-Rules.com

Live: Lamb Of God @ O2 Academy Brixton, London (18/01/2014 )

Lamb Of God at Brixton Academy gig ticket

Lamb Of God

Decapitated – Huntress

The O2 Academy Brixton is architecturally quite a nice looking building if you take the time to look. It’s the kind of thing you can ponder when in a queue that wraps itself right around the outside, head almost meeting tail in a manner reminiscent of that popular Nokia game. It moves about as slow as a round of Snake as well. Given the scene, anyone would think that this was Lamb Of God’s last hurrah. Actually it’s a welcome party, a sold-out celebration. (Interestingly just a few days after came the announcement that the band were in fact taking a break. Well played everyone, well played.)

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Live: Airbourne @ The Forum, London

So I went along to another one of those gig-type-things musicians are always banging on about – Airbourne at The Forum, London

You can read the full thing (with pictures!!!) at Metal-Rules.com

Live/Chat: Sister @ The Garage, London

So sometimes I also write for others. Yeah I like to spread it around 😉

Check out my live review of Sister and accompanying interview – now live at Metal-Rules.com



Live: Clutch @ The Waterfront, Norwich (08/07/2013)

Clutch gig ticket


Sons Of Icarus – General

Monday’s an inconvenient night for a gig – there’s the depressing fug of the return to work, potentially lingering hangovers, and the knowledge that there’s four more days of it to come. As such a late night doesn’t seem the best course of action. But then this is Clutch, and so all normal rules are off, do not apply, you can take your Monday and shove it. Tonight we rock.

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