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  • Lordi & Unleashed Headline the First Experiential Hammerfest to Hit Birmingham!
    2021 sees Hammerfest 13 arrive in Birmingham with a new production and a new feel to go with the new destination. A 2 day, 3 arena affair with over 40 bands performing over the 2 days at the 02 Academy. Get Your Hammerfest Deals Here! We have some of the biggest names in metal, with […]
    Toby Winch
  • Hammerfest 13 New Production New Feel New Destination for 2021
    HRH has entered 2020 with a complete change culture for 2021, where we will ride our new Sound & Vision policy into effect by changing everything we do in 2021. Expect new destinations, a more experiential & theatrical approach as well as some hidden gems appearing all over the HRH spectrum. Our first 2021 event […]
    Toby Winch
  • Norse Battle Gods TYR, Aephanemer and 5 More March in to Finish Off Hammerfest XII
    Norse battle gods TYR, Aephanemer, The Red Widows, Blind Monarch, Incinery, Harbinger & stoner favourites Line of Fire march in, to finish off Hammerfest XII It’s only just over 7 weeks away and it’s a real pleasure to bring in our Norse heroes, TYR, for a rare UK appearance and to headline Thursday night which we […]
    Toby Winch
  • Hammerfest X Legends Sepultura Release First of Behind The Scenes Videos
    On February 7th, Hammerfest X legends Sepultura will release their new album, entitled Quadra, via Nuclear Blast and have begun a series of behind the scenes videos, the first of which focuses on drummer Eloy Casagrande and his contribution to the new album.   Commenting in the trailer, frontman Derrick Green explains: “I think the creativity of Eloy’s drum style […]
    Toby Winch
  • Hammerfest XII Headliners Korpiklaani Release New Single / Video “Beer Kill Kill”
    Hammerfest XI headliners Korpiklaani have released their latest single with a lyric video – ‘Beer Kill Kill’ – which features EXODUS vocalist Steve “Zetro” Souza. “I was very excited, thrilled and honored to be asked and cannot wait to play this live with them! Trash ‘Beer Beer,’ time for ‘Kill Kill,‘ EXODUS style.” – Zetro GET YOUR HAMMERFEST PACKAGES HERE! Their UK Tour dates […]
    Toby Winch
  • ALBUM REVIEW – Acid Reign – The Age of Entitlement
    Forget Guns N’ Roses and Tool, Acid Reign fans have been waiting 29 years for ‘The Age Of Entitlement’, only their 3rd full-length album in their career.  Of course we’re lucky to even have this album at all considering the hurdles that a DIY band faces nowadays, and also because the band put off the […]
    Neil Coggins
  • Hammerfest XII Stars Korpiklaani Release New Video
    Hammerfest XII‘s Finnish folk metal superstars Korpiklaani are currently hopping from festival stage to festival stage (next stop: MetalDays, Tolmin, Sovenia) in support of their current studio album ‘Kulkija’ (“Wanderer”; released on September 7, 2018 through Nuclear Blast). HAMMERFEST PACKAGES HERE! The band has unleashed another version of their much-loved hit ‘Beer Beer’, taken from the aforementioned album’s tour […]
    Toby Winch
  • Hammerfest Legends Exodus Release Limited 7″ of “No Love” (Live) With “Death Row” B-Side
    To celebrate their 40th anniversary, Bay Area thrash metal legends and Hammerfest alumni Exodus recently unleashed a new single titled ‘No Love (Live At Day In The Dirt 1984)’. Today the band is pleased to announce that the aforementioned single – featuring a rare demo version of ‘Death Row’ on the B-side, which is only available on this […]
    Toby Winch
  • ALBUM REVIEW – Cellar Darling – The Spell
    Two years on from the release of their atmospheric debut This is the Sound, the trio of Eluveitie composers who comprise Cellar Darling are back with an intricate and well thought out album which could prove to be the most engrossing listen of 2019. Our readers will have had the chance to preview the epic […]
    Michael Dodd
  • Brand New Hammerfall Video for ‘(We Make) Sweden Rock’!
    Sweden’s Hammerfall, veterans of Hammerfest 2017, have released the video for “(We Make) Sweden Rock” following the world premiere on the big screens at Sweden Rock Festival prior to the band’s performance over the weekend. The track is from their forthcoming album, “Dominion” set for release on August 16th on Napalm Records. Hammerfall frontman Joacim Cans comments, […]
    Toby Winch