huxtable picWe join Huxtable in a tiny room hidden away behind the stage at the iconic Troxy, one of London’s most beautiful venues, where these two charming and unassuming Scotsmen have just played what is without doubt the biggest show of their entire lives, supporting Biffy Clyro as part of the Relentless Live 2014 event. Not bad going considering they’ve only been a band for less than a year, and they were certainly eager to tell us all about how they ended up sharing the stage with their heroes. read more



In a second floor dressing room of Sheffield Leadmill, Frank Iero is sprawled across a leather couch. “Hi!” he greets us, looking up from his iPhone. We retire to a corner of the large room to begin our chat, not without Frank first offering to hold the dictaphone. He’s done this before. Dressed in a hoodie emblazoned with the word “c*nt”, Frank is anything but, as we begin our chat with the nicest guy in rock. read more

INTERVIEW: Max Raptor @ Nightmare Festival

Max Raptor - © Marianne Harris Photography
Max Raptor – © Marianne Harris Photography

We caught up with Max Raptor ahead of their Nightmare Festival set to hear all about Guatemalan gods and Aberdeen beaches, here’s what they had to say! read more

INTERVIEW: Colt 45 @ Nightmare Festival



On a balmy warm Saturday in November the Nightmare Festival hits Camden, and we catch up with Colt 45 to hear about their tour antics and what’s next for the Cumbrian trio! read more

INTERVIEW: Kennedy of The Maine

The crowd for The Maine‘s show at newly established venue Key Club in Leeds is already snaking around the streets of Leeds as it attracts more and more eager participants to tonight’s gig. The Maine are no stranger to these shores, but their fans can’t get enough. With a new album looming, and a recent “blackout” of all their social media, big things appear to be in the pipeline for the Arizona natives, and as we get down to chattin’ with Kennedy, his focused view on their music becomes apparent, a counteraction of his super-chill nature. We begin where we always begin… read more


It’s late September but it’s still warm as f*ck. DEAD! are about to play Temple of Boom in Leeds when we meet; a charming DIY venue on the outskirts of the town centre. DEAD! play a lot of shows. They pretty much never stop. Headlines, tour supports, you name it; they’re on the bill. Earlier this year they joined Fearless Vampire Killers on their Cabin Fever tour, and earned themselves a bunch of well-deserved new fans. read more