"...fans of the band couldn’t have hoped for a more fitting send-off to honour Lowe’s memory."
"Nevermen takes a great big basket of kooky and quirky ideas and packages them together in an easily digestible form."
"Blackout strikes a potent balance between paying reverence and carving its identity, flinging a psychotic, granite-hard ill will against a wall covered with complicated...
"Pillars Of Ash is a shining gem in an already glistening back catalogue. It has raised the bar considerably, keeping Black Tusk up with...
"Hypno5e have upgraded their already widescreen cinematic metal sound to IMax levels."
Our chat with Nick and Myles from London rock band St. Sleep after their debut show at Hoxton Bar & Grill last December.
"now that Fleshgod Apocalypse have corrected their sonic issues, their music sounds gargantuan...King has seen them substantially evolve and transcend into the technical death...
"Phenotype is a shining example of how to push a genre into new and exciting territories, taking tested djent ideas and fusing them with...
Here is The Monolith's (slightly overdue) look at what we anticipate to be the best music due out in 2016!
"Abbath has paid attention to bands like Behemoth so successfully reinventing themselves, keeping his distinctive appearance and playing style but joining them in experimenting...
"Arc is yet another high mark for Agoraphobic Nosebleed, and hopefully the rest of the project comes along shortly..."
Coheed and Cambria and Glassjaw absolutely smash The Kentish Town Forum
"An Outsider is a very strange album, one that quite honestly jars the listener a little bit, but it's also an impressive one"
"It does feel that Voids could be the first step of something much bigger for Odyssey."
"Under the cover of an electronic pop record, The Black Queen have hit upon an intelligent and emotionally resonant recipe of absolute quality."
"The Astonishing's length is very intimidating, but it's a fun album if one gives the time to it."
"There is enough variation to keep fans of tech death all the way through to prog happy in equal measure, and the appeal of...
Hevy Fest have announced their first thirteen bands for the 2016 festival, including Refused and SikTh!
"For fans of music which is simultaneously melodic and muscular, in Tsuki Jusska provide a neat little espresso shot of three energising and exciting...
Peep the first set of bands announced for UK Tech Fest 2016, including Protest The Hero and Between The Buried And Me!
Watch Septa's new video for "Ropes" EXCLUSIVELY here on The Monolith!
"Conan are an important band and Revengeance is their strongest material to date; an album to be enjoyed drenched in the blood of your...
A sweaty evening of heaviness on a cold January night sees Brisbanite deathcore meet Californian tech in North London.
"Old Sunlight is quite possibly the first genuinely great album of 2016"
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