Another step to save Womanby Street

The Cardiff City Newsroom has posted a statement on the future of the derelict site next door to Clwb Ifor Bach on Womanby Street. This gives the campaign hope for the future of live music in the center of the… Continue Reading

Womanby Street Planning Application Withdrawn

The planning application to turn the abandoned building next to Clwb Ifor Bach on Womanby Street into flats has been dropped by the developer. The reason for the withdrawal hasn’t been disclosed but the protests against the development must have… Continue Reading

Can you help Metal Wales?

Hello friends, Metal Wales uses a plug-in called the Events Calendar by Modern Tribe. This is a tool that goes through Facebook pages and extracts information from those pages into our database. It then presents a list of gigs happening… Continue Reading

The Other Side of Nowhere

Everyday Heroes are a four piece band from Newport. We’ve been following their progress since seeing them take the crown at the Steelhouse 2016 Battle of the Bands competition in Fuel. At that time, they had prepared their self titled… Continue Reading

Triaxis announce Cardiff Crimbo gig.

Triaxis

The immortal Triaxis have announced a final return to the land of song with a Triaxmas gig on the 9th December 2017 at Fuel Rock Club. The band announced that they were to part ways in 2018 and were to… Continue Reading

Fundraising for Steelhouse?

One of the problems with hosting a music festival on top of a mountain in the height of the Welsh summer is always going to be the weather. It’s make or break for some of the attendees and certainly in… Continue Reading

Steelhouse 2017 – The Aftermath

So I’ve had a chance to recover from last weekend. It consisted of three days of rock and roll on the Steelhouse Mountain near Ebbw Vale in South Wales. Next year’s event will be the eighth running of the Festival… Continue Reading

Steelhouse 2017 – A Review

Steelhouse celebrated its seventh year at the top of the Mountain this year. From a small festival which packed everyone into the space that is covered just by the arena when it started, it welcomed an alleged 17,000 people in… Continue Reading

It’s here.

It’s the weekend and it’s the best weekend of the year. At 3pm today, the Steelhouse Festival opens the gates for its seventh year rocking the mountain top. Skindred and Saxon are headlining the weekend but there will also be… Continue Reading

Steelhouse 2017 Close to a sell out.

With only three sleeps to the Steelhouse Festival opening its gates, the organisers have confirmed that there’s not many tickets left for the weekend. Only 20 physical tickets are for sale locally and there is a limited number of weekend… Continue Reading