Melt your face off with this monster session from King Creature!

Get your metal heads on because this session kicked ass. Cornwall heavy rockers King Creature joined us in the Parlour for a blinding 3 track set. The lads of King Creature have taken their music…

Mongolian throat singing gets metal as f**k in this killer track

Can we all agree that Mongolian throat singing (also called Tuvan throat singing, Khoomei, Hooliin Chor) is super cool? Good, because it is. The Hu are a Mongoloian Hunnu rock band that combines the ancient and…

Blackstar HT Dual and HT Metal are 2 of the beefiest distortion pedals around

The Blackstar HT Dual and HT Metal blow us away with a big sound worthy of Rock n Roll Kings. As a musician starting out in today’s musical climate, we see a lot of our…

Hopesfall breathe new life into Post-Hardcore with latest offering ‘Arbiter’

The resurgence of Post-Hardcore in recent years has seen bands like At The Drive In, Underoath, Thrice and Glassjaw all release new material. While all brilliant, their albums haven’t necessarily quenched the thirsts of those…

Celebrate everything guitar this Friday for the 1st World Guitar Day

This Friday, 6th October 2017, will mark the very first World Guitar Day, an online celebration of everything guitar and guitar related. World Guitar Day will debut with a host of exclusive interviews, live Q&A’s,…

How good is your headbanging? This metal band will tell you

A Japanese metal band are taking headbanging to the next level with a new website that lets you bang out and ranks you on your abilities. Crossfaith, Japanese electrocore metal band, are looking for the…

Spotify kick off new docu-series’ with Metallica: The Early Years

Spotify have kicked off a series of new documentaries with a 4-part video series on Metallica’s formation and influence early on. In the last week Spotify have kicked off their “first wave” of original video…

RouteNote Interviews: Tundras

Artist credit: Cory Wicklund Tundras are a psychedelic metal band from Rockford, Illinois. Made up by members Cory, Chris, Brian and Josh, they came together to form Tundras as the end result of two bands…

RouteNote Exclusive Interview: Nevercold

In 2006 three men came together to jam metal. With the addition of a bassist they became the French “Rock’n’core” metal band Nevercold. Hailing from Rhône-Alpes in the south-east of France Nevercold released their eponymous debut…

Soundgarden Officially Reunite and Prepare to Record New Tracks

Soundgarden has reunited and they are preparing to write and record some new songs. In an interview guitarist Kim Thayil said: