Sty

A patriotic Welshman, and one quarter of Manchester hardcore/punk band Eye Licker.

Chemicide release new album

Chemicide‘s new album, “Common Sense ” was released yesterday through RipRide Records and distributed by MVD. The band started back in 2011 releasing their 1st EP titled Radioactive Annihilation. In April 2015 the band releases their first full-length “Episodes of Insanity” digitally through Bandcamp and shortly after, the album is …

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Wormrot announce new album

Singaporean grindcore trio WORMROT have returned with news of a brand new studio album, ‘Hiss ‘, and a punchy music video for the first single, “Behind Closed Doors “. With almost six years having passed since the band’s previous album, ‘Voices ‘, WORMROT have endured through a period of burnout, …

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Napalm Death live stream edging closer

Napalm Death’s inaugural live stream will be broadcast this Friday at 9pm (UK). The show will be filmed at The Underworld in London and is a first for the band in terms of streams. It’s not something the band wanted to do in the height off lockdown, as Barney explained …

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Napalm Death Interview

Our Sty had the honour of chatting with legendary Napalm Death vocalist Barney ahead of their gig at Buckley Tivoli recently. Check out this great conversation with one of the most modest and down to earth people you could wish to meet, together with some live footage from the night. …

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Napalm Death, Buckley Tivoli – 12/03/22

1989 was the last time I witnessed a Napalm Death show live. Strangely enough it was Barney’s first gig for them at Manchester’s International 2. I spoke to Barney briefly about that night before tonight’s gig and he described that night as a disaster, but it was good enough for …

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Crapsons – Songs To Make A Brew To

Birkenhead ball-bags Crapsons return with a new release which can only be described as a release by Crapsons. I ain’t joking. There’s no other words to describe it. Take ‘Award Winning Porridge ‘ for example. Just when you feel the song is getting somewhere it ends, and makes you think….eh?? …

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Napalm Death – Mini album on the way

  UK grindcore pioneers Napalm Death have recently announced a new mini album ‘Resentment is Always Seismic – a final throw of Throes’, out February 11th, 2022 via Century Media Records. This is an extension of their previous release ‘Throes of Joy in the Jaws of Defeatism’, and contains bonus …

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50 Year Storm to release ‘Grace’

50 Year Storm are set to release their next single ‘Grace’ this Christmas Eve. Grace nods to 90’s grunge, a beefy, no holds barred, high energy riff fest with soaring Chris Cornell-like vocals and thunderous drums. 50 Year Storm return with a fresh, raw sound, dropping the synths for this …

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Of Mice & Men – Echo

Adorned with yet another beautifully crafted front cover, OM&M return after two years with their seventh album and it’s an absolute humpdinger. Now let’s get something out into the open before we start. Most of you who know me will know my base genre, and I will admit now that …

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SUMO CYCO Reveal Initiation Digital Deluxe Edition + New Single

After setting the music world ablaze in May with the release of their mind-bending latest full-length album, Initiation, fans instantly clamored for more SUMO CYCO. Those prayers are now answered with the drop of the official Initiation Digital Deluxe Edition! Featuring peppy new single “Sun Eater”, plus additional limited edition tracks “New Jive”, “We Are The …

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Ashe Interview

Lead vocalist of The Injester, Ashe, takes time out to speak with our Sty about the band’s exciting projects that lie ahead over the next 12 months. We talk gigs, debut album and how the band sneakily walked around Hammerfest in disguise without anyone knowing!!!

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Queensryche – Operation Mindcrime / Empire Re-Issues

So much good music was released in the 80’s and 90’s, that we tend to forget just how special that era really was. One such evolvement from that time was the birth of the concept album. Yes, Floyd did it earlier, granted, but when it came to cranking the plate …

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Capra Interview with Tyler Harper

Our Sty had a great chat with Capra guitarist Tyler Harper about all their new album ‘In Transmission ‘ and all things Capra. Check it out on the video link above. Thanks to Tyler for his time.

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Capra – In Transmission

Oh I’ve been waiting for this one for what seems a very long time since Capra’s self titled 2 x tracker hit me last May. From Southern Louisiana, these guys are re-writing hardcore rules with ease and branching their own take on how hardcore should be played, bringing a more …

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50 Year Storm release new single ‘Intravenous’

50 Year Storm are a three-piece outfit from Cornwall who quickly grabbed the attention of BBC Introducing with their explosive live shows, going on to perform regularly across the UK and beyond, rocking prominent slots at numerous festivals. Today, they release their new single, together with a lyric video which …

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Thunder – All The Right Noises

I’ve been following Thunder since the very start. I was one of two young lads. No money. No job. Armed with only a packet of fags and a ‘Buckley Boys On Tour ‘ banner which Danny proudly held aloft on stage at Manchester International 2 on their ‘Back Street Symphony …

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James P M Phillips – Bones

James Phillips is a very well known and respected guy from North Wales. He’s probably put more gigs on as a promoter than I have ever been to. His love for music, especially live music is to be respected in the highest manner. But he does play himself in his …

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3 Doors Down – The Better Life (20th Anniversary)

Today, 3 DOORS DOWN release a re-mastered, 20th Anniversary Edition of The Better Life album along with the nine-song “Escatawpa Sessions” as a box set on high-quality 3LP vinyl. The “Escatawpa Sessions,” recorded in the band’s Mississippi hometown in 1996, features seven demo versions from The Better Life, as well …

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Sumo Cyco release ‘Bystander’ and new album details

Canadian rockers Sumo Cyco have released the pulsating new single ‘Bystander ‘ from their much anticipated forthcoming album ‘Initiation ‘. Scheduled for release on May 7th 2021, the band’s third album is their first since signing to Napalm Records and will also include ‘Love You Wrong ‘ which was released …

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KING CREATURE ANNOUNCE CO-HEADLINE TOUR WITH BLIND RIVER

Cornish rockers King Creature announce May 2021 co-headline tour alongside Blind River. The tour follows up from the release of King Creature’s sophomore record Set The World On Fire, that was released in November 2020. Having toured with the likes of Doro, Phil Campbell and The Bastard Sons and more, …

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