With two albums under their belts, Decade certainly know a thing or two about producing incredible British rock. Highwire Magazine writer Tom Clarke caught up with Alex Sears (lead singer) and Connor Fathers (guitarist) ahead of their support slot for Deaf Havana at Rock City, Nottingham. Advertisements
Once upon a time, 1996 specifically, my favourite band in the whole world broke up and I was devastated. The Cavalera brothers had gone their separate ways and Sepultura was no more. Yes, yes, I know they continued with Derrick Green as lead singer but as far as I was concerned, the band was dead.
Electric Wizard was known as a doom metal band in times past, but the latest album has them going on more of a hard rock-cum-doom-cum-stoner adventure.
First of all, I need to talk about the album artwork. Cannibal Corpse is notorious for their early album artwork, particularly their first three records which the artwork was banned in many countries. Even now they’re still prohibited from playing some of their early songs in certain places.
As I arrived at the Electric Ballroom, the queue was snaking along Camden High Street but within a short time it was moving along swiftly much to the delight of fans wearing only t-shirts sporting their favourite Cradle of Filth artwork.
It was Halloween 2015 that One Direction played their last ever full-length, official show. Teenage girls all over the world shed enough tears to fill the seven seas, and the five men went their separate ways to pursue solo careers.
Some might dare to describe The Horrors as a bit old hat these days.
Turnover live at the Troubadour in Los Angeles.
Alvvays live at The Roxy in Los Angeles.
2Q Festival kicked off in 2016 with a not-to-be-missed lineup in Derby.
INHEAVEN opened their set with the anarchist, rebel-without-a-cause anthem ‘Bitter Town’.
Possibly the most aesthetically pleasing stage set up of the year, Sundara Karma‘s second show at The Plug, Sheffield couldn’t have been better artistically executed.
The Amazons have been taking the world by storm since their self-titled debut album release in May 2017.
Following up their debut My Love Is Cool, late last month Wolf Alice released their second album, Visions of a Life.