Hangfire play one more time.

Hangfire have been off the Metal Wales radar for a year or so now, having posted on Facebook that they’re no longer a “functioning band”. The band mates too busy with their lives to play again. However in support of… Continue Reading

The Rock and Roll Circus

Relentless marketing on Facebook over the last few months for this gig promised a night of great Welsh music. As this is a blog dedicated to that very thing, I thought I’d better attend! Five local bands playing live for just… Continue Reading

Five bands, Four quid.

Saturday sees a couple of events happening and it’s been a really difficult choice which one to attend. Fuel Rock Club has the final of the Metal to the Masses competition. The prize, a place on the stage at Bloodstock… Continue Reading

Nick Goodwin moves on from BBTBD

Nick Goodwin, bassist with Beth Blade and the Beautiful Disasters has decided to part ways with the band a post on the band’s Facebook page has revealed this evening. ANNOUNCEMENT: We would like to let you all know that Nick… Continue Reading

New layout for Steelhouse 2018

The amazing folks at Steelhouse have been having a think about how to make things a little easier to park at this years festival. After a couple of washouts in the past few years and especially after last years festival,… Continue Reading


Slayer are back and on their final world tour. November 5th sees them hit the Cardiff Motorpoint Arena and they’re bringing Anthrax, Obituary and Lamb of God too. Tickets go on sale on the 18th May. Better be quick.  

That’s My Skindred Jam

The wizards of Welsh Rock music have released the video for their latest banger “That’s My Jam”. The third single from the upcoming Big Tings album, is available for your viewing and auditory pleasure by here clart! The band have… Continue Reading

Oh dear…

In a mix up of epic proportions, staff in the Steelhouse Portacabin have admitted that they made an almighty cock-up when they originally tried to book Myles Kennedy. Steelhouse’s Artist Booker; Avril Twyllo (74), tried to book famous in the… Continue Reading

Wanna work at Fuel?

Fuel Rock Club has advertised for a new role at the venue. A Venue Manager is needed to work at the Cardiff nightspot to build on the recent success of the business and to move the business forward. So what… Continue Reading

Steelhouse announce another massive headliner for 2018

The Steelhouse festival legends, Dee Snider, Doro, Sebastian Bach, Europe, Thunder and The Darkness (okay, maybe not The Darkness) are to be joined in 2018 by the one and only Myles Kennedy.  The frontman of Alter Bridge and long time… Continue Reading