Category Archives: Gig Reviews

Dirty Thrills at Camden Rocks Festival 04.06.2016

On my recent romp at Camden Rocks in London I didn’t get to see a lot of the bands that I wanted to see due to various reasons, but it didn’t stop me from having a smashing time, and I … Continue reading

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Apulanta at Verkatehdas, Hämeenlinna, Finland 21.04.2106

This was one of the more surreal gigs that I’ve been to and if you’d told me a few years ago that I would one day have this experience I would have told you to dip your face in a … Continue reading

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Metsatöll at O2 Academy Islington 25.02.2016

Lineup: Markus – vocals, guitars Atso – drums, vocals Lauri – vocals, torupill, flutes, kannel, ängipill, mouth harp, goathorn, acoustic guitars Kuriraivo – bass, stump instrument, stink drum, vocals Metsatöll were Ensiferum’s special guest band at this event, but their performance … Continue reading

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Wednesday 13, Undead Unlugged at The Underworld, Camden 27.02.2016

When I bought my ticket to see an acoustic set played by Wednesday 13 at Underworld, Camden I wasn’t sure what to expect. I love Wednesday 13 and I absolutely love the Underworld, but like, how exactly do you turn … Continue reading

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Ensiferum at O2 Academy Islington 25.02.2016

Finland’s Ensiferum were preceded by the Metsatöll, who I will have to do a whole separate review of, otherwise this will just become a short novel. Suffice to say, we certainly got our money’s worth at this event, and more … Continue reading

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Aiden: Last Sunrise Tour at Underworld, Camden, London 31.01.2015

On Sunday 31st January 2016 I was among the lucky few to see Aiden play for the very last time. I can’t believe I just wrote that. But Wil himself said onstage that doing this tour had given him a … Continue reading

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Bury Tomorrow Show and Signing at HMV, Oxford Street 29.01.2016

Bury Tomorrow celebrated the release of their brand new album Earthbound with a bang on the day of it’s release on the 29th of January with an intimate show and signing session at HMV in Oxford Street in London. There … Continue reading

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HIM at Nottingham Rock City 27.12.2015

A two hour trip to Nottingham is not a journey I would necessarily embark on for just any old band, but I made an exception for His Infernal Majesty and the sexiest man in metal. This was a sold out, … Continue reading

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Nightwish at SSE Arena, Wembley, London 19.12.2015

I can finally add the mighty Nightwish to the list of bands I’ve seen live and can safely say that their’s is a live event like no other! It’s mind-blowing, fantastic and impressive, and they really deserve every ounce of … Continue reading

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Cradle of Filth at Koko, Camden, London 23.10.2015

I’ve been sitting here at my laptop wondering how on Earth I can sum up the EPIC enormity of this night in words. The fact that sometimes, you just need a load of heavy freaking black metal to blast away … Continue reading

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