Archive for Cardiff

EXCLUSIVE STREAM: Wolves by Edenfall

Posted in Misc. with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on 22nd December 2013 by Nico Davidson

Gothic doom metallers Edenfall have recently been working on their second album Under Sultry Moons and Velvet Skies. The guys – and gal – in Edenfall have been kind enough to let us stream Wolves, which is taken from the album. You can listen to the song down below.

Under Sultry Moons and Velvet Skies was recorded at Recorded at Batcave Studios, Cheltenham (England) and Sonic Forge Studios in Cardiff (Wales). The album will be released via Ravenheart Music but the release date is still to be confirmed. Artwork, as seen above, was made by Becca Dancer.

Edenfall online:

http://edenfallband.co.uk
http://facebook.com/edenfallmusic

Nya confirm plans to finish recording new EP

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , on 20th November 2013 by Nico Davidson

Earlier today, Nya announced that they will be returning to Longwave Studios in Cardiff with producer Romesh Dodangoda (Motorhead, Bullet For My Valentine) in February to finish recording what will be their third EP. The band also stated that they will be sending off the first few tracks to Germany for mastering by Robin Schmidt (Mumford & Sons, Don Broco, Heavens Basement). The currently untitled EP is due for release in early 2014.

Nya online:

http://nyaofficial.com
http://facebook.com/nyaofficial
http://twitter.com/nyaofficial

 

Venue change for Cardiff date of American Head Charge UK tour

Posted in News with tags , , , , , on 4th November 2013 by Nico Davidson

With the sudden and very unfortunate closure of Bogiez in Cardiff, the Cardiff date of American Head Charge‘s UK tour has been moved to The Globe. The date and time will remain the same and all tickets will be valid for entry. Full UK tour dates are as follow:

13th Nov – The Haunt – Brighton, UK
14th Nov – The Garage, London, UK
15th Nov – Legends – Newcastle, UK
16th Nov –  Audio – Glasgow, UK
17th Nov – Sound Control – Manchester UK
18th Nov – ScholarBar / Academy 2 – Leicester, UK
19th Nov – The Fleece – Bristol, UK
20th Nov –  The Globe – Cardiff, UK – Venue Change
21st Nov –  White Rabbit – Plymouth, UK
22nd Nov – Crauford Arms – Milton Keynes, UK
23rd Nov –  Roxx, Southampton – UK
24th Nov – The Met – Peterborough, UK

American Head Charge online:

http://www.facebook.com/AmericanHeadCharge

 

Nile release trailer for At The Gates Of Sethu Tour Part II trailer

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on 6th September 2013 by Nico Davidson

American pharaohs of technical death metal, Nile are coming to British shores for Part II of the At The Gates Of Sethu European Tour next week. Karl and the guys are looking forward to hitting some new cities with their Roman comrades in arms Ex Deo and French black metallers Svart Crown. the band have put together a trailer to encourage fans to come to the shows. The trailer can be viewed below:

Nile w/ Ex Deo and Svart Crown tour dates are as follow:
10.09.2013 (UK) London / The Garage
11.09.2013 (UK) Manchester / NQ Live
12.09.2013 (UK) Glasgow / Audio Glasgow
 13.09.2013 (IRE) Dublin / Button Factory
 14.09.2013 (UK) Dudley / Rock Zombie
 15.09.2013 (UK) Brighton / The Haunt
 16.09.2013 (UK) Cardiff / Bogiez Rock Bar

Nile online:

http://nile-catacombs.com
http://facebook.com/nilecatacombs

 

Nya set to record new material; new drummer announced

Posted in News, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , , on 17th August 2013 by Nico Davidson

Melodic groove metallers Nya have announced plans to record new material new in October at Long Wave Studios in Cardiff, Wales with producer Romesh Dodangoda (MotorheadBullet For My Valentine). The band have also officially announced Lars Wickett as their new drummer, following their appearance at MetalDays Festival in Slovenia last month.

Nya are set to play four shows before they begin recording in October. The shows are as follow:

29th August – The Fleece, Bristol
5th September – Glastonbury FM (Acoustic)
9th September – Voice FM, Southampton (Acoustic)
12th September – Surya, London

Nya online:

http://facebook.com/nyaoffical

 

Finnish rockers HIM announce UK tour dates

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , on 14th June 2013 by Nico Davidson

Finalnd’s top goth rockers HIM have announced their UK tour. HIM also announced that fans can get a CD/DVD deluxe edition of Tears On Tape when they purchase a ticket.

Tickets are available from this location and tour dates are as follow:

22nd Oct. – Newcastle – O2 Academy
24th Oct. – Manchester – Manchester Academy
27th Oct. – Cardiff – Cardiff Student Union
28th Oct. – Southampton – Guildhall
29th Oct. – Norwich – UEA
31st Oct. – London – Koko

HIM’s latest album Tears On Tape is now available and was released 26th April through DoubleCross/Cooking Vinyl.

HIM online:

http://heartagram.com
http://facebook.com/theheartagram

 

Dead By April announce four date UK headline tour

Posted in News with tags , , , , , on 21st March 2013 by Nico Davidson

Swedish melodic metal titans, Dead By April, have revealed that they’ll be playing a four date headline UK tour this May with support from fellow Swedes, Beyond All Recognition. The tour sees the band return to the UK for the first time since their headline run back in November 2011.

DBA guitarist Pontus Hjelm comments: “We’re stoked to get back to the UK to tour and to visit our favourite audience.  A lot of the fans in the UK have followed us from day one, so we can’t wait to come over and perform some new tunes!

Tour dates are as follows:

15.5.13 – Bogiez, Cardiff
16.5.13 – NQ Live, Manchester
18.5.13 – The Underworld, London
19.5.13 – Joiner’s Arms, Southampton

A follow-up to second studio album, Incomparable, is due to be released this September via Spinefarm Records.

Grand Magus announce 2013 UK tour

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on 21st September 2012 by Nico Davidson

After this summers highly celebrated release of sixth studio album, The Hunt, and a storming set at Bloodstock Festival, Swedish riff gods Grand Magus are heading back to the UK for a comprehensive 10-date tour!
The dates are as follows:

  21/02/13 – The Fleece – Bristol
22/02/13 – The Cathouse – Glasgow
23/02/13 – Stiff Kitten – Belfast
24/02/13 – The Pint – Dublin
26/02/13 – Mohu – Manchester
27/02/13 – Bogiez – Cardiff
28/02/13 – Slade Rooms – Wolverhampton
01/03/13 – The Pavillion – Weymouth
02/03/13 – Talking Head – Southampton
03/03/13 – Underworld – London

Malefice Announce New Tour Dates

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on 3rd April 2012 by Nico Davidson

Malefice have announced a lengthy UK tour kicking off in Manchester on September 19, 2012

The Perseverance Tour dates are as followed:

September 2012

19th MANCHESTER – Roadhouse
21st  BIRMINGHAM – Academy 3
22nd LEICESTER – Soundhouse
23rd GLASGOW – ABC 2
24th NEWCASTLE – Academy 2
25th LIVERPOOL – Academy 2
26th YORK – Stereo
27th CARDIFF – Bogiez
28th LONDON – Islington Academy 2
29th WEYMOUTH – Pavillion
30th SOUTHAMPTON – Joiners

October 2012

2nd PLYMOUTH – White Rabbit

Prior to the Perseverance Tour, Malefice will play three shows at the start of June 2012. The dates are as followed:
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June 2012

1st RUGBY – The Vaults
2nd COLCHESTER – Arts Centre (with Fei Komodo)
3rd ANDOVER – The George

Later in June, Malefice will join labelmates Unearth for four shows. See them at the following dates:

June 2012

18th SOUTHAMPTON – Joiners
19th NOTTINGHAM – Rescue Rooms
20th LONDON – Underworld (with Malevolent Creation)
21st CARDIFF – The Great Hall

In related news, Malefice will release Omega, the track they recorded recently with Marus Hanemann, on April 24th, 2012.  All profits will go to the Bobby Moore Fund for cancer research. You can pre-order the track here.

Unearth/Malefice UK Tour

Posted in News with tags , , , , , on 21st March 2012 by Nico Davidson

Metal Blade heavyweights Unearth and Malefice are joining forces for a UK tour in June. The tour will start in Southampton on 18th June. They will be joined by none other than Malevolent Creation in London.

Sadly there are no Scottish dates.

See them at the following dates:

June 18th SOUTHAMPTON – Joiners
June 19th NOTTINGHAM – Rescue Rooms
June 20th LONDON – Underworld (with Malevolent Creation)
June 21st CARDIFF – The Great Hall