Issue 202 - August 2015
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Asking Alexandria lead the class of 2012 in Rock Sound Issue 157 as the band open up about death, glory, sex, drugs and madness in this revealing interview. For 17 more great reasons to pick up the latest magazine keep reading...
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01. Class of 2012 - 95 bands who will rock the living anus out of 2012 featuring Young Guns, Of Mice And Men, Sonic Boom Six, We Are The In Crowd, Lamb Of God, Marmozets, Every Time I Die, Basement, Marines, Cancer Bats and a stack more!
02. Free Music - The Class of 2012 CD includes fantastic new music from Enter Shikari, Lamb Of God, Young Guns, Canterbury, Blacklisters and more.
03. Free Stuff - Win bundles of clothing from Impericon AND Disturbia in our brand new competitions.
04. The King Blues - Itch talks about records, America and a Rancid meets Skrillex meets The Beastie Boys solo project. Incredible!
05. Readers’ Poll - We reveal who YOU voted for to win Best British Band, Best Album and (most importantly) Bell-End Of The Year.
06. The Rock Sound Riot - Thirteen shows + thirteen cities + four incredible bands = one amazing tour. We tell the story of the Riot in an extensive six-page review!
07. Corey Taylor - The Slipknot frontman on the pressure of fame and denim shopping in his latest column. A bizarre and hilarious must read!
08. While She Sleeps - Band set to unleash something that is far ‘more than just another metal album’, get all the details in our exclusive new feature!
09. The Ghost Inside - The LA crew are on the cusp of greatness - but can they become THE metallic success story of 2012? We find out...
10. Lostprophets - Rebooted, revitalised and with a point to prove, Ian Watkins and company are coming for us all this year!
11. Avenged Sevenfold - From tragedy to triumph, Avenged Sevenfold are entering the most crucial year of their career. Look out world!
12. Your Demise - R ’n’ B, cash and famous friends. Think you know Your Demise? Think again.
13. Enter Shikari - Airship tours, a forest of bass and a year that will never be forgotten. Enter Shikari will be doing it their way in 2012!
14. Flux Pavilion - From DJ to producer to frontman of a heroic live band, Josh Steele talks up the next evolution of Flux only in Rock Sound!
15. Sonic Boom Six - A decade deep and just getting started, standing in the way of SB6 this year is a BAD move!
16. Reviews - The verdict on new albums from Enter Shikari, Frank Turner, Pulled Apart By Horses and many more while Deaf Havana rip this month’s singles to shreds!
17. Live - We witness the triumphant UK return of Gallows, the next stage of Twin Atlantic’s rise to the top and Rammstein’s fiery destruction of Berlin. All good!
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