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VIDEO OF THE WEEK: The Black Bullets

January 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

http://ift.tt/2EGL56F The week’s video choice is from a band who have been on the UR radar for a while now, thanks to three excellent EPs released over the period of the last half decade. ‘Dolls’ is their new single, which was released on Friday – and we rather like it (well, we wouldn’t have chosen it if we didn’t, would we?): from Featüres [read on]

Über Rock Introduces… Deathtraps

January 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

Über Rock Introduces… Deathtraps http://ift.tt/2D3otwN So just how do you like your rock ‘n’ roll? New? Edgy? Raw? Maybe a hint of the Stooges? Just a smidgeon of the MC5?  Welcome to the Deathtraps! Already picking up massive interest on the live circuit and with a self-produced LP, ‘Justice For The Risca One’, that crept into Nev Brookes’ top 17 for 2017. Live they are finding their feet, setting their stall out – and, do you know what? I guarantee that they’ll find themselves in quite a few scribes gig of the year listing for 2018. So, enough with the pre-amble: on with the [read on]

The Über Rock Interview – Brandy Row

January 13, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Über Rock Interview – Brandy Row http://ift.tt/2D8u6xS Now, you probably recognize Brandy Row from his time with The Gaggers and The Truebadors. If you don’t, shame on you and hit that “find” button, or click the link to find out more about the man and his plans for the coming year, thanks to this excerpt from a much bigger chat with our Nev about music, arts and literature: from Interviews [read on]

The Über Rock Interview – Brandy Row

January 13, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Über Rock Interview – Brandy Row http://ift.tt/2D8u6xS Now, you probably recognize Brandy Row from his time with The Gaggers and The Truebadors. If you don’t, shame on you and hit that “find” button, or click the link to find out more about the man and his plans for the coming year, thanks to this excerpt from a much bigger chat with our Nev about music, arts and literature: from Interviews [read on]

Q&A: Nick Timney (LICH KING)

January 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

I Just checked out your new album ‘The Omniclasm’. Really dig it mate, your shit shreds! It’s good old fashion no bullshit straight to the point thrash metal. How would you describe the album for people that haven’t heard it? Nick: This is record is all adrenaline. It’s non stop speed and aggression, what thrash metal is at it’s core. I feel like you guys are more into the punk/hardcore style of thrash metal. I hear some old school Anthrax, Overkill, Suicidal Tendencies vibe in your sound. Who would you say the bands biggest inspirations are? Nick: As the band has evolved, more of that crossover sound has been seeping in. [read on]

Q&A: Nick Timney (LICH KING)

January 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

I Just checked out your new album ‘The Omniclasm’. Really dig it mate, your shit shreds! It’s good old fashion no bullshit straight to the point thrash metal. How would you describe the album for people that haven’t heard it? Nick: This is record is all adrenaline. It’s non stop speed and aggression, what thrash metal is at it’s core. I feel like you guys are more into the punk/hardcore style of thrash metal. I hear some old school Anthrax, Overkill, Suicidal Tendencies vibe in your sound. Who would you say the bands biggest inspirations are? Nick: As the band has evolved, more of that crossover sound has been seeping in. [read on]

VIDEO OF THE WEEK: Reject The Sickness

January 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

http://ift.tt/2jRM5yp We’re dusting down a number of our favourite features from the Uber Rockin’ archive and giving them a fresh lease of life for 2018, and among them is our ‘Video Of The Week’. Click the link to find out who has been chosen to kick of the new year of our pick of the best new promo clips to be released each week: from Featüres [read on]

Über Rock Introduces… Naked Six

January 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

Über Rock Introduces… Naked Six http://ift.tt/2lZZwuE Naked Six are a two-piece band based in York featuring the talents of Seb Byford on guitar/vocals and Tom Witts on drums. Hailed by many, including our very own Ben Hughes, as one of the most exciting live bands to emerge from North Yorkshire in recent times, the self-proclaimed schizoid blues duo are building a sturdy reputation through high octane live shows that never disappoint.  Bennyman caught up with the duo following one such gig to get under the skin of a band standing on the cusp of an exciting year: from Interviews [read on]