David Farrell

General Manager and 'THE' competition guy at planetmosh.com. Manager of The Goddanm Electric www.thegde.co.uk, Tour manager for Serpentine, and ex-general Dogsbody at Hammerfest.co.uk. Media partner to numerous bands. Also takes photos, writes reviews and likes classic rock, with a touch of thrash to get the blood flowing.

Damnation Festival add four new bands to the bill

Italian doom trio Ufomammut are the latest addition to this year’s stacked Damnation Festival line up. They’ll play the Eyesore Merch Stage at Leeds University Union on Saturday, November 5. Also joining the bill are a selection of some of Europe’s best emerging bands; France’s post-metal sludge outfit, Erlen Myer, Norway’s …

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Reading & Leeds Festival – Transgressive Late Night lineup for R&L16 announced

26TH – 28TH AUGUST 2016, BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND TRANSGRESSIVE LATE-NIGHT TAKEOVER ADDED TO READING & LEEDS LINE UP.  EXCLUSIVE SETS ANNOUNCED FEATURING FAT WHITE FAMILY LIVE, METRONOMY SUMMER ’08 DJ SET | HONNE LIVE | LOYLE CARNER LIVE | SUPER HANS+ SPECIAL GUEST DJ SETS FROM PEACE, HINDS, PULLED APART BY HORSES, JEN LONG & BBC RADIO 1’S HUW STEPHENS Returning to conquer after-hours on the Alternative Stage at Reading and …

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Farewell, My Love have released their new album ‘Above It All’.

Arizona rockers Farewell, My Love have released their eagerly anticipated new album ‘Above It All‘. Having hit the UK for the first time in the summer of 2015 on the hugely successful British Horror Story tour with Ashestoangels and The Dead XIII; Farewell, My Love are now gearing up for the latest chapter of the …

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HRH UNITED 3 – Press Release

HRH united III which has been sold out on accommodation since May this year, are pleased to announce another string of bands to an already impressive Metal Weekender. German Trash Lords Destruction are first up with San Fran Metalheads, Metal Church making a rare UK appearance. Joining them are UK …

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Cult Rockers SERVERS Release Free Track Ahead Of Album Release (Undergroove Records)

The UK’s dirtiest rock ‘n’ roll cult, SERVERS, have released a free download of their track Spells ahead of their album release Everything is OK on the 19 August 2016 via Undergroove Records. Grab a copy of the track here –   Comments drummer Ant Nettleship, “Spells is about a point in time when …

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Planet Rock confirm Roadstars at Planet Rockstock on December 4th 2016

Planet Rock have added Roadstars to this year’s Planet Rockstock Festival on Sunday 4th December. Roadstars features three of the most exciting new prospects in the world of blues rock – SIMO, Aaron Keylock and Federal Charm. All three bands will tour together for the very first time in November …

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Visionary dissonant death metal arsonists Coma Cluster Void announce their debut album, Mind Cemeteries. Reveal album art.

>Much hyped multi-national visionary death metal group Coma Cluster Void are on the cusp of finally releasing their long awaited debut, Mind Cemeteries. While many first became aware of the group through a series of 2014 posts across the metal blogsphere mentioning the bands status as a 10-string guitar wielding …

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DEVILMENT Announce extensive UK tour for December; Working on new album

Witch County malignant frights Devilment – led by fiery frontman Dani Filth, are very pleased to announce an extensive UK tour which will commence this December. The run will kick off on December 6th in Colchester, taking the band through 11 UK cities – before wrapping up at eminent Southampton venue, the Engine Rooms on December 19th. Tickets …

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KHEMMIS – new album on 20 Buck Spin

Denver, Colorado-based powerful doom metal quartet KHEMMIS has completed their second full-length album, and is preparing the mighty Hunted for Autumn release through 20 Buck Spin, this week unveiling the cover art, track listing, and other details. The news comes as the band prepares to tour the Western half of …

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ALTER BRIDGE – Launch Preorders For New Album “The Last Hero” & Premiere First Single “Show Me A Leader” Worldwide!

ALTER BRIDGE have announced their fifth studio album, The Last Hero, will be released on October 7 through Napalm Records. The Last Hero is the follow up to 2013’s critically acclaimed Fortress, which swept into album charts worldwide – including a #6 slot in the UK, #12 in the US (Billboard 200), #7 in Germany …

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Extreme – Celebrates 25th Anniversary Of Classic ‘Pornograffitti’ Album

July 25, 2016 — Last year marked the 25th anniversary of Extreme’s classic multi-Platinum, Grammy® nominated PORNOGRAFFITTI, the definitive album of the band’s career. To mark the anniversary,PORNOGRAFFITTI LIVE 25 / METAL MELTDOWN will be released September 23 by the award-winning production company Rock Fuel Media in association with Loud …

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KMFDM to release ROCKS – Milestones Reloaded on September 9th

KMFDM, THE PIONEERS OF INDUSTRIAL ROCK, SIGN WITH earMUSIC  AND RELEASE COLLECTION “ROCKS – MILESTONES RELOADED”  ON SEPTEMBER 9th, 2016 ON earMUSIC. NEW STUDIO ALBUM IN 2017. earMUSIC is happy to welcome KMFDM, the renowned industrial rock pioneers from Germany, for the release of “ROCKS – Milestones Reloaded” on September …

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Ray Wilson releases second CD Makes Me Think Of Home in October

Makes Me Think Of Home, the 6th solo studio album from former Stiltskin and Genesis frontman, Ray Wilson, will be released on 7th October.  This release comes hot on the heels of Song For A Friend, an acoustic album released earlier this year and which garnered great reviews. Makes Me …

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Tony Wright-Tony Wright

Tony Wright, Terrorvision’s enigmatic frontman is back with his second solo album, strangely this time around it’s a self-titled effort, that honour normally reserved for the first solo release. Most people only know Terrorvision for that one song (tequila) but there is much more to the band, and indeed Tony. His …

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Seek Irony – “Tech N’ Roll”

Tech N’ Roll is the debut album from Seek Irony, originally from Tel Aviv, but now relocated to Austin Texas. Founding members and brothers Kfir and Rom Gov relocated to join forces with Grammy Nominated guitarist Alex Campbell, bassist Adam Donovan and multi-talented Mikael Oganes (Pianist, Keyboardist, DJ). Tech and …

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Uriah Heep-The Classic Rock Years DVD boxset

This 6 disc boxed set (3 CD/3 DVD) pulls the band’s annual “party” bashes which are either themed or feature special guests/former band members, which have all been previously released into one complete box set. The dawn of the new millennium saw the band get stripped down for the appropriately …

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TMHM Announce Eastern Canadian Tour

Regina, Saskatchewan (CA) Metallers TMHM will embark on their Eastern Canadian Tour August 5. Confirmed dates are below.   TMHM will release their full-length debut album Stage Names on August 17. Pre-order it at this location. The Official Music Video for new single “18oz” can be viewed below. TMHM (formerly The Man and His Machine) is a …

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KROH announce new album details; ‘Altars’ to be released in September

Birmingham doom quartet, KROH, have confirmed details of their upcoming album,Altars, which will be released via Devizes Records in September. Listen to Precious Bones taken from the new album here Birmingham has a lot to answer for: the heaving, riff-laden home of heavy metal has thrown up some classics over the years, …

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Mitch Malloy announces the release of his latest single and video

Rocker Mitch Malloy announces the release of his latest single and video, My Therapy, off the forthcoming full-length CD MAKING NOISE. This recording marks the first time Malloy has undertaken an album solely by himself from start to finish – songwriting, producing, instruments, mixing and mastering. “I have always brought …

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