Four Year Strong released their latest video over the weekend for 'Go Down In History', the title track from their new EP. It's a Warped Tour montage (obviously), and despite that big-ass sign above the stage, they still manage to get a circle pit or two going down front.
Heading to one of Blink-182's 'intimate' festival warm-up shows in August? You might be pleased with the supports.
Skate-punks Gnarwolves have revealed the details for their upcoming album. They've also dropped their new video for 'Smoking Kills'. It involves skateboarding, blood, and fireworks. So that's good.
Well, it did us anyway :(
UK-based prog / groove / djentsters TesseracT did themselves a fine job of opening Sonisphere's main stage on Saturday morning. Watch a video of them performing their track 'Concealing Fate Part One - Acceptance' for the early risers below!
Seven new bands. One complete line-up. Heading to Port Lympne next month? You're also getting Three Trapped Tigers, Heights, Heart In Hand and Acres, too. Splendid.
Last night, Dan P Carter announced on his Radio 1 show that Sheffield metallers While She Sleeps will be joining the Reading & Leeds festival line-ups this August.
Ahh, Sonisphere 2014. You were a beautiful weekend. These were your best bits, featuring Metallica, Limp Bizkit, Babymetal, Slayer, The Bronx and many more. All photos shot by Ben Gibson and Giles Smith for Rock Sound.
The brains and strings behind I Killed The Prom Queen steps into the festival hotseat for his #7of30. Bonus points awarded for that fantastic beardwork.
Have you seen IKTPQ's video for 'Bright Enough' yet? Watch it here.
Wiltshire emo rockers Nathan Detroit release their new EP 'Peace Of Mind' on August 11 through Saint November. Take a peek at their video for 'The Way Down' with Rock Sound.
In the first of our Getting To Know 5 Seconds Of Summer videos, Ashton Irwin talks about his beginnings with the band and has some words for those who don't think they belong in Rock Sound magazine.
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They're on Mayhem Festival all summer long in the States - it's probably about time we did one of these with Suicide Silence's Eddie Hermida, right?
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Sonisphere kicks off tomorrow. Struggling to get in the mood? Here’s some stuff that we’re excited to see this weekend, and some ludicrously wild speculation.
Reading metallers five-piece Malefice have been quiet for a while. The good news is they're a) playing Sonisphere this weekend b) there's a new EP coming soon (details TBC) and c) We've got a FREE DOWNLOAD of one track taken from it. Come get yours.
A multi-million selling, era-defining behemoth, Limp Bizkit's third album brought nu metal to its commercial peak. Ahead of their performance at Sonsiphere this weekend, we look back at the remarkable story of 'Chocolate Starfish...'
Transforming them from Finnish pariahs to one of the most popular rock bands on the planet, ‘Love Metal’ was the record that would define HIM. Eleven years on and ahead of their Sonisphere appearance next weekend, we give you the inside story.
'Love Metal' was inducted into the Rock Sound Hall Of Fame in issue 174.
Hundred Reasons will return for (probably) the last time next month as they perform their debut album 'Ideas Above Our Station' in full at Sonisphere. For the first time online, read out Hall Of Feature on one of the most important UK rock albums of the last decade.