Tag: alternative metal

20 May 2022 / Dear Diary
18 May 2022 / Reviews

English trio, Puppy, are the type of heavy noise experiment NME and The Guardian cover as a sop to their small number of readers with a passing interest in metal.…

10 May 2022 / Metal

Ritual’s Enigma EP is one of the most anticipated records from an independent band in England. SBR brought you an exclusive on this as early as January 2022, when the…

11 April 2022 / Metal

The image of four bearded Frenchmen in pink polo shirts and tight white cotton slacks might give you the wrong idea about Tranzat. They look like they’re warming up for…

6 March 2022 / Features
20 February 2022 / Metal

Hertfordshire quintet, Skarlet Envy, first appeared on the SBR radar with their excellent 2019 EP, Invidia. We couldn’t decide if they were an alternative metal enigma or a heavy metal…

14 December 2021 / Metal

French progressive metalcore trio, Resolve, are just as enamoured with utopian synthesisers as breakdown riffs and make it their aim to second-guess your expectations. Like their fellow countrymen in Novelists…

13 December 2021 / Metal
23 November 2021 / Metal

UK prog metal is stronger than ever with the likes of Tesseract, Conjurer, Haken, Urne and Dvne leading the way, but the underground also has an abundance of bands waiting…

25 October 2021 / Metal

Melbourne superheroes, Twelve Foot Ninja, are a mainstream success in Australia and a cult band in Europe and North America. Now back after a five-year wait, the alt-metal crew will…