RIP – Chester Bennington – 1976 – 2017

  “I had to fall, to lose it all, but in the end, it doesn’t even matter”   To re-define a genre is a difficult thing to comprehend. To be the voice of a generation at the...

In defence of: Nu-Metal

As a genre, Nu-Metal gets very low respect from fans of other genres (metal fans in particular tend to be the worst offenders). It is understandable when on quick reflection people like Fred Durst sp...

Linkin Park – Hybrid Theory

Unfortunately I didn’t make it to this year’s Download Festival. Had I done, the undoubted highlight would have been Chester Bennington and his buds playing their debut album Hybrid Theor...

The Roundup: November 2013

Welcome to this month’s Roundup, a chance for me to share what I’ve listened to throughout November. From the Fab Four to the latest X Factor pop sensations and beyond, I hope you find at least one o...