Category: Interviews

InVisions/Blind Summit/Clashmute – Manchester, The Bread Shed – 18 December 2021

York-based metalcore outfit InVisions arrived in one of Manchester’s steadily more popular venues, The Bread Shed as unfortunately, due to a positive Covid test prior to the penultimate show of the run, Ghost Iris had to drop out and return to Denmark. The line-up for tonight’s show therefore was now local metalcore outfit Clashmute, local prog metallers Blind Summit as direct support and InVisions to cap the night off.

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HRH Vikings III – Sheffield, O2 Academy, Sheffield – 5 December 2021

Hordes of drunken barbarians descended upon the streets of Sheffield this past weekend in a manner reminiscent of the origins of Yorkshire, and this time it wasn’t because of the Sheffield derby. No, instead they were making their way down to the O2 Academy for the third instalment of HRH’s Viking festival for a weekend of metal and debauchery and the ÜR team of Jonny B and Bona P simply couldn’t resist getting involved.

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HRH Vikings III – Sheffield, O2 Academy, Sheffield – 4 December 2021

Hordes of drunken barbarians descended upon the streets of Sheffield this past weekend in a manner reminiscent of the origins of Yorkshire, and this time it wasn’t because of the Sheffield derby. No, instead they were making their way down to the O2 Academy for the third instalment of HRH’s Viking festival for a weekend of metal and debauchery and the ÜR team of Jonny B and Bona P simply couldn’t resist getting involved.

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The BIG Über Rock Interview – Jared Klein (Rivers Of Nihil)

Pennsylvanian progressive metallers Rivers Of Nihil released their beautiful new album, ‘The Work’, at the end of September. They were subsequently due to hit the Über Kingdom as part of the monstrous ‘Faces Of Death’ tour, which unfortunately fell foul of the ongoing Covidications across Europe. Wind the clock forward a couple of months, however, and Jase W found himself on the other end of a Zoom call with RoN drummer Jared Klein about the album, finally getting back on the road again and more…

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HRH Punk – Sheffield, O2 Academy – 4 October 2021

Having just about recovered from the previous evening’s exertions, we arrive bright and early on Sunday afternoon for more pogo-tastic action and in good time to enjoy the first band on the main stage. Unfortunately, a few Covidications have led to some changes to the day’s billing, but that’s a minor issue, as well as a sad fact of life for many events such as this… As per yesterday, we’re splitting the action between the two stages…

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Blood Stained Reputation – Rotherham, The Hive – 11 September 2021

You wouldn’t think of Doncaster as being the home of exciting new bands; though being home to the likes of While She Sleeps and Yungblud, the most exciting band to emerge in recent times are the viral TikTok superstars, Blood Stained Reputation, a young but powerful and diverse group. ÜR NKOTB Lyndon D was fortunate enough to catch this electric, if short, performance in promotion of their forthcoming debut EP release.

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