News

RSS Latest Hammerfest News

  • ALBUM REVIEW – Master Charger – Origin of the Lugubrious
    My biggest issue with music this year is that I haven’t been able to “feel” the music. That feeling you get when you stand a little too close to the speakers and your whole body can feel the music. Experts would probably say that if you can feel the music you’re too close, and probably […]
    Jezebel Steele
  • ALBUM REVIEW – Ward XVI – Metamorphosis
    The Art Of Manipulation – the debut album from Preston based psychos Ward XVI – literally exploded onto the scene in 2017 with an over the top myriad of styles. It seems to have been an interminable wait for the follow-up, but fear not as on September 25th 2020, Metamorphosis will be unleashed! Eleven songs […]
    Dennis Jarman
  • Hammerfest 13 Sold Out!
    Not a huge surprise following on from yesterday’s news, but great never the less – Hammerfest 13 is now sold out!
    Toby Winch
  • Hammerfest 13 Red Alert – 99% Sold
    News just in from the Hammerfest team – and a final shout out to anyone who has yet to get their Hammerfest tickets sorted for 2021.  With 99% sold, that means just 13 tickets are left to see the likes of Lordi, Unleashed, Raging Speedhorn, Forever Still, Venom Inc, Conan, Blaze Bayley and many many […]
    Toby Winch
  • Ward XVI’s Stunning Second Album “Metamorphosis” Out Today
    One of the most eagerly awaited albums of the year is released today via Metal Rocka Recordings.  Ward XVI’s second album, Metamorphosis, is garnering incredible reviews from around the globe as the insane asylum opens its doors for fans to take a peek – if they dare! MRR boss John Ellis said today “It’s with […]
    Toby Winch
  • Ward XVI Unleash Video for Single “Shadows”
    In anticipation of this Friday’s release of their monumental album “Metamorphosis”, Ward XVI have unveiled their latest stunning video – this time for single “Shadows”. The band revealed “We’re once again thrilled to share our music with you. Shadows is the finale of Metamorphosis and features Russ Custard from Footprints In The Custard / Frozen […]
    Toby Winch
  • Join Metal Rocka Recordings’ Enquire Within In The Studio
    Metal Rocka Recording stars Enquire Within have recorded a live album at Hackney Road Studios. The band performed a live session of their debut album Bloodlines over the weekend, which will be available to digitally download on Friday 23 October. You can also see a weekly video of each track from the live session at […]
    Toby Winch
  • King Kraken Reveal Video for Chaos Engine
    Following last Fridays announcement that the newest members of Metal Rocka Recordings roster are Welsh heavy hitters King Kraken, the Off Yer Rocka imprint can now reveal the video for the title track to their current EP ‘Chaos Engine’. Click here to view the video on Facebook You can hear/stream/download the digital ep here https://backl.ink/142768140
    Toby Winch
  • Metal Titans King Kraken Sign to Metal Rocka Recordings as New EP Hits Spotify
    Metal Rocka Recordings have today announced the signing of metal titans KING KRAKEN – as their latest EP Chaos Engine hits streaming platforms. Take a listen HERE! “It’s with great pleasure that we can announce that Metal Rocka Recordings have welcomed Welsh Titans King Kraken to the family!” Exclaimed John Ellis, head of Off Yer […]
    Toby Winch
  • Ward XVI Reveal Video for New Single “Imago”
    Imago is taken from Ward XVIs upcoming album Metamorphosis, the highly anticipated followup to their debut The Art of Manipulation. Buy or Stream Imago Here “Metamorphosis will be the darkest but probably the most important piece of the jigsaw” explained Psychoberrie of Ward XVI. “Detailing the making of the serial killer we came to both love and […]
    Toby Winch