Watch the new video from Hostile

For the uninitiated, Hostile are a groove metal band from the West Midlands. Their work values a heavy riff in the tradition of Pantera and Lamb of God and their first two albums were produced by the legendary KK Downing. So far, they’ve shared stages with Megadeth, Soulfly and Machine Head and their career is going from strength to strength.

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Greasy Hearts return with limited edition 7″ single

In 2014, cult garage rock band Greasy Hearts released some of their best material on a split release with fuzz rockers Sun Voyager.  A short while later, they announced they’d be taking a break.  Vocalist Peter Wilderotter resurfaced in Mammoth Spirit, an experimental rock band, a year or so later. After that, everything went very quiet in the Greasy Hearts camp.  It actually seemed like the band had permanently called time on their short career.

Four years on from the ‘Greasy Voyage’ split and Greasy Hearts are back!  Their two track digital/7″ release ‘Man Could Get Lucky’ is both a welcome return and a surprise.
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SOUL DISSOLUTION – Nowhere EP

Formed in 2012, Belgian progressive/post black metal band Soul Dissolution have never been afraid to stretch the confines of black metal. Their 2018 album ‘Stardust’ mixed standard black metal ideas with some surprisingly melodic passages, resulting in something that often sounds like Drama crossed with a very extreme version of ‘Jester Race’ era In Flames, stretching extreme riffs into cold, bleak shapes.

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