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

£445 raised in Charity Gig.

The third Help for Heroes Charity Rock Gig was held at Fuel Rock Club last night and in the process, the generosity of Cardiff’s Rock and Metal fans raised £445 for the charity. Over the three gigs held you’ve raised £1500.00.… Continue Reading

Stoneghost to support Raging Speedhorn at the Clwb

In July, South London riff-monsters Stoneghost will be heading out as main support on a 9 date UK tour with British metal beasts Raging Speedhorn. Talking about the tour the band excitedly say; “We’re delighted, stoked and fuckin’ proud to be hitting the road… Continue Reading

Delain to play Tramshed

Dutch Melodic Metal rockers Delain are set to play the Tramshed in November this year. They are supported by Kobra and the Lotus and Evergrey. This promises to be a classic.  

Help For Heroes II

Can’t afford to go to Download on the 11th June but still want to see some great bands, drink beer and spend a day with your mates?  Then this gig is for you. Following January’s successful all day Help For Heroes… Continue Reading

Manics to celebrate Everything

It’s been nearly 20 years since the release of the Manic Street Preachers Album “Everything Must Go”. To celebrate, the Manics have announced that they will play the entire album in full at a massive gig in Swansea’s Liberty Stadium.… Continue Reading

Coheed and Cambria in Cardiff

Oh my god! Coheed and Cambria at the Great Hall in January 2016.  Tickets available here

Machine Head return to Cardiff

Orchard Entertainment announced the return of Machine Head to Cardiff. The the gig is on 10th March 2016 at the Cardiff University Great Hall. “We’re doing ‘An Evening With’ MACHINE HEAD. Meaning: it’ll just be us, folks,” commented guitarist/vocalist Robb Flynn. “We are really excited… Continue Reading