Download Festival makes its full return after 2021’s Pilot event with a stacked bill that featured the biggest and best in hard rock and metal.
Malevolence return to take 2022 by the scruff of the neck with their third long player; Malicious Intent.
Tailgunner have just released their latest single, Shadows Of War. They join us to write in our Why I Love column about German power metallers, Helloween.
Download Festival returns with another stacked and varied rock/metal bill for three of the finest days of the summer.
Ghost aka Papa Emeritus IV and his Nameless Ghouls, descend on Manchester to deliver another demonic ritual.
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Arð is the new solo project from Winterfylleth’s Mark Deeks. Take Up My Bones is the epic debut album.
What is the greatest live album of all time? At The Barrier’s writers take a look at their favourites from the history of live albums.
That most British institution of Heavy Metal bands, Saxon, say what the Romans said. And why not?
Saxon finally celebrate their 40th Anniversary – aided and abetted by Uriah Heep, Girlschool and Diamond Head.
Tokyo Blade return with their latest full length player. Fury was recorded during lockdown and delivers 15 top notch slices of classic rock.
Boris return with W; the follow up to 2020’s NO. As ever, the Japanese trio are in ground breaking and imperious form as they traverse an array of styles.
Extreme metal trio Wiegedood rip up the black metal rule book to expose and explore the filth that makes us.
Tony Martin breaks his 15 year plus solo hiatus to deliver his next solo album. Thorns follows up Scream which was released in 2005.
Behemoth release In Absentia Dei; their lockdown streaming event which takes their musical and aesthetic presentation to brand new levels.