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I Predict A Riot!

Posted: October 22, 2013 in Gigs, Music Videos, News, Record Reviews

Temper Temper is the fourth studio album by the Welsh heavy metal band Bullet for My Valentine released on February 8, 2013 in Australia, and February 11, 2013 worldwide under RCA Records. The album was once again produced by Don Gilmore, who worked on the group’s last album, 2010’s Fever, and was mixed by noted engineer Chris Lord-Alge.

Critical reception of the album has been mostly mixed to negative. Ultimate-guitar stated, “Even the brighter musical moments struggle to get off the ground. It’s a real shame.” Similarly, Dom Lawson of The Guardian awarded Temper Temper two out of five stars, feeling the album “is marred by cynicism and a lack of dirt under its nails.” BBC’s Raziq Rauf gave the album a negative review, finishing with “The Welshmen need to improve on Temper Temper come their next long-player, or they risk lasting damage to a previously untouchable reputation

New track Riot is the type of song that is guaranteed to get any crowd going. It’s catchy and up beat, defiantly mosh pit worthy. Get your air guitars ready because for me the best part is the amazing guitar solo. You just cant help but rock out to.

Bullet will be appearing in Glasgow’s Hydro in early December so make sure you get your tickets. See you all there.

-Words By Michele Kennedy-

Scream and Stand Up!

Posted: September 17, 2013 in Gigs, News, Polls, Upcoming Events

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Asking Alexandria has recently announced their plans to play the Family Values Festival in Bloomfield (Denver) on the 5th of October.

Asking Alexandria (AA) is the UK hard rock sensation have been branded as the new bad boys of rock n’ roll by major mainstream media across the world and it’s definitely something the band isn’t shying away from. They play hard and certainly party even harder ushering in a new era of rock decadence. My Bloody Valentine meets My Chemical Romance via some brutal hardcore metal riffage.

http://www.axs.com/events/244742/korn-tickets

Also headlining with AA at the festival is Korn, Hollywood Undead, Machine Gun Kelly and Beware Of Darkness. Tickets for this are due to go on sale this Friday, the 6th of September at 10am (MDT).

Fresh off the success of their 2013-release, fourth studio album Temper Temper, Bullet For My Valentine have announced new dates for December. Taking with them, Asking Alexandria and Young Guns, this has been speculated to be one of the most exciting and energetic rocks acts around; this will be a must-see show.

Frontman Matt Tuck explained: “It’s never something we expected that would happen. As much as we always had a dream of being in a band and doing arenas one day, ever since the ep and first full-length came out, it’s been nonstop stop since. It’s amazing, we’re very happy! It’s a very British lineup!”

Asking Alexandria frontman Danny Worsnop, also at the press conference added, “I’m very excited, it’s going to be amazing, and wild, and weird, and we’re totally gonna drink some booze. I can’t confirm or deny, but I think we may get arrested.”

Dates for the tour is:

  1. -1st December- Manchester arena
  2. -2nd December- Glasgow Hydro
  3. -3rd December- Birmingham NIA
  4. -5th December- London Wembley Arena
  5. -6th December- Cardiff Motorpoint Arena

http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/bullet-for-my-valentine-standing-glasgow-02-12-2013/event/36004AD1AA6C7F1C

-Words By Michele Kennedy-

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