Tag Archives: Glasgow

Rock For Funds at Ivory Blacks and Pivo Pivo, Glasgow on 5th and 6th May

There’s no better way than spending the bank holiday weekend than rocking out to help 4 charities. Yes, you’ve guessed it Rock For Funds is this Saturday and Sunday. Last year’s Rock For Funds was fantastic and a lot of fun. This year’s is set to beat it! Spread over …

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Paradise Lost, Insomnium, Vreid at King Tut’s, Glasgow – 23/4/12

I was looking forward to the tonight’s gig at King Tut’s with Paradise Lost, Insomnium and Vreid gracing the stage. Paradise Lost had just released their 13th studio album ‘Tragic Idol‘ that day so was really looking forward to hearing some more of the new tracks live and as well …

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Interview with Insomnium – 23/4/12

  I had the pleasure of catching up with Niilo and Ville from Insomnium before they played their fantastic set at King Tut’s in Glasgow. They guys give us the back group to the band, as well as their plans for this year and so on. They had just got …

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Deadly Inscription – Substance (E.P)

Deadly Inscription are a four piece Glasgow based metal band.  Having headlined and played their way through venues including, Glasgow Barrowlands, Manchester Academy and the Paisley Wynd they have finally brought out a new e.p to spread their unique brand of technical metalcore further a field. ”One Against The World” …

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Jagermeister Music Tour 2012 Pictures

Some of my pictures from the recent Jagermeister Music Tour when it hit the O2 Academy Glasgow, featuring The Black Spiders, Yashin, Therapy? and Skindred and all for  £5! That has to be the bargain of the year and it’s only April. The Black Spiders %%wppa%% %%slide=272%% Yashin %%wppa%% %%slide=273%% …

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Therapy? Interview – 11/4/12

I caught up with Michael McKeegan and Neil Cooper from Therapy? before they played at the o2 Academy in Glasgow whilst on the Jägermeister Music Tour with Skindred and Black Spiders. Local support on the night was from Yashin.    

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Amon Amarth – ABC, Glasgow 13/3/12

Tonight promises to be a belter. In Solitude, Grand Magus and of course Amon Amarth. As a huge fan of Amon Amarth I am really looking forward to seeing them in a smaller venue rather than a festival like Wacken and Bloodstock where I previously saw them. I have never …

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Destroyers of the Faith (Cannibal Corpse, Enslaved, Tripykon, Job for a Cowboy) 8th March 2012

  Well where to start? I’m on the train to Destroyers of the Faith at the ABC in Glasgow. I am bricking it as in a few hours I shall be interviewing Paul from Cannibal Corpse. No drinking for me yet, must be professional and not fan girl. Also on …

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Killing Joke, ABC Glasgow 12th March 2012

I was really looking forward to tonight, and it certainly ended up being a night to remember, but not particularly for the right reasons!   First support for Killing Joke was an American band, The Crying Spell, from Seattle.  Fronted by the incredibly tall and charismatic Len Hotrum they took …

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Beholder, Ivory Blacks, Glasgow 9th March 2012

Beholder are currently touring around the UK with The Black Flag Tour. Instead of having a touring support act, Beholder have done things differently, all the supports act are local and different per gig. On tonight’s bill we had Diementia, Kahbela as Zombie Militia had to cancel at the last …

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Merciless Terror, Nerrus Kor, Cemtex and Iniquitous Savagery live at Pivo Pivo, Glasgow, 25th February

It’s the 25th of February and I am in the Pivo Pivo in Glasgow having a beer while sound checks take place. This is my first live review but this situation isn’t a new one for me. I am a bit anxious about reviewing my partner’s band as it may …

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Biohazard, King Tut’s, Glasgow 1/2/12

Biohazard playing the legendary King Tut’s in Glasgow is a perfect way to kick start a chilly February. On the bill were Dripback, Lionheart and Heights; however I only managed to see Dripback, hear the first song by Lionheart and last 2 songs by the Heights due to interviews, along …

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Interview with Dripback, King Tut’s, Glasgow 1/2/12

I caught up with Wez, Lee and Luca from Dripback before they opened  the Biohazard gig at King Tut’s in Glasgow.   The guys introduce us to the band what they have been up to last year including their Download slot and what their plans are for this year including …

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Interview with Marco Mendoza from Thin Lizzy, Barrowland, Glasgow 19/1/12

I had the great pleasure of interviewing the legendary Marco Mendoza bassist with Thin Lizzy prior to their concert at the Barrowland Ballroom in Glasgow. Marco gives us an insight into the previous music history before moving onto 2010/2011 and Thin Lizzy touring since recruiting Ricky Warwick however our interview …

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Triggerfinger interview, Barrowland, Glasgow 19/1/12

I had the pleasure of interview the sharp suited trio that makes up Triggerfinger, prior to their soundcheck at the Barrowland in Glasgow on the first night of the tour with Clutch and Thin Lizzy Triggerfinger are a fiery three-piece from Antwerp.  They have been making a great name for …

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Interview with Chris from Lets Play God 19/1/12

I caught up with Lets Play God bassist Chris Clarke after Mayhem Underground night had drawn to a close. Chris updates us with what the guys have been up to since our email interview back in September last year, including getting through to the Regional finals in The Surface Festival …

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Thin Lizzy at The Barrowland, Glasgow 19/1/12

Are You Ready?  I can honestly say that we are more ready for tonight’s sold out show comprising of Thin Lizzy, Clutch and Triggerfinger, all ready to take the Barra’s by storm. It’s great to see more bands’ coming back to play in the legendary venue, The Barrowland Ballroom (Barra’s) …

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Napalm Death, Ivory Blacks, Glasgow 11/12/11

On a very windy Sunday night I headed through to Glasgow to interview Barney and review the Napalm Death gig at Ivory Blacks. Last time I seen Napalm Death was at Hammerfest 2 back in 2010 when they tore up the main stage so I was looking forward to tonight’s …

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