In this Review Round-Up, Annisokay and Samurai Pizza Cats respectively hit heavy and fall short in metalcore; Guilt Trip deliver a strong metallic hardcore debut; and Rocket Pengwin establishes some decent contemporary pop-punk.
In this year-end list, we take a look at the albums that shattered expectations the most in the best way, to be the biggest surprises of 2022.
Having grown bigger than ever before, Electric Callboy transfer all of that hype into Euro-metal excess at its most overblown and entertaining level yet.
2022’s festival season kicked off with Slam Dunk, and we headed over to Leeds to catch all the action, ft. Sum 41, Neck Deep, Deaf Havana, The Story So Far, Beartooth and loads more.
Slam Dunk Festival is right around the corner once again, and we’ve broken down the entire lineup in our concise guide of exactly what you can expect, as well as some recommendations from the bands themselves.