Live Review – CKY at O2 Academy Brixton (28/04/2018)

American rockers, CKY, have been out on tour around the UK as main support to reggae metal giants, Skindred as part of the Start The Machine tour. With 9 dates across the length of the country, GBHBL caught up with them on the second last show at the iconic Brixton Academy ( O2 Academy Brixton for the newbies).

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Single Slam – Waste by Zeal and Ardor (Stranger Fruit)

Zeal and Ardor’s new album, Stranger Fruit, is due out on the 8th of June and the second single from it has just dropped. Following hot on the heels of Gravedigger’s Chant comes the new song, Waste.

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Album Review – Hellbender by Zeke (Relapse Records)

Returning with their first new full length album since 2014’s ‘Til The Living End, are Zeke with Hellbender. Released on the 30th of March via Relapse records, the Seattle based hardcore punk band show they still have all the energy and attitude that made them so popular back in the late 90’s, early 2000s.

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Single Slam – A Stare Bound in Stone by At The Gates (To Drink From the Night Itself)

At the Gates have released the second single from their upcoming new album called To Drink From the Night Itself. The new track is called A Stare Bound in Stone and it is another old school sounding, heavy riff monster

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Single Slam – Arcana Imperii by Ihsahn (Àmr)

Living legend Ihsahn, the founding frontman of black metal overlords Emperor, is releasing his new solo album. That album is called Àmr and it will drop on the 4th of May via Candlelight/Spinefarm. In anticipation of the new album, a first single has also been released called Arcana Imperii.

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Single Slam – Baphomet by Zeal and Ardor

Zeal and Ardor have released their first piece of new music since 2016’s Devil is Fine and then it’s re release by MKVA in 2017. That new music comes in the form of a single called Baphomet.

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