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LIVE: Slam Dunk Festival 2023 @ Hatfield Park

Sold-out and stacked with some huge names, 2023 marked the now iconic Slam Dunk’s biggest event to date. Fans sardined in caused plenty of teething problems on the day, but did the music deliver? Silly question, of course it did. Words: Aaron Jackson and Yasmin Brown

Thursday 27 February 2020

Four Year Strong – ‘Brain Pain’

When it comes to discographies, there are few with such a consistent reputation for excellence as Four Year Strong. From the moment they exploded with ‘Rise Or Die Trying’ in 2007, the masters of riff have filled our ears with majestic anthems and breakdown fests – even a slight

Monday 02 December 2019

The end of a decade: The most unmissable albums of the past 10 years

Every decade has its defining sound. In the 90s, you had Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’, while the 2000s brought us Blink 182’s ‘Enema Of The State’, Slipknot’s ‘Iowa’ and My Chemical Romance’s ‘Welcome to the Black Parade’ – so it’s only fitting that the current decade has plenty of albums of

Thursday 26 September 2019

First wave of Slam Dunk 2020 bands announced

Slam Dunk is back in 2020, and the first wave of acts has finally been announced! The first headliner to be revealed is Don Broco, whose Slammy D set will be their UK festival exclusive for 2020 and so is definitely not one to be missed. Broco will also be joined

Wednesday 15 November 2017

Jimmy Eat World, Taking Back Sunday and more announced for Slam Dunk Fest 2018

Slam Dunk Festival have announced the first bunch of bands for its 2018 edition. Jimmy Eat World, Taking Back Sunday, Sleeping With Sirens, State Champs, Four Year Strong, and Trash Boat will play the festival which takes in Leeds, Hatfield and Birmingham, from the 26th to the 28th May 2018.

Thursday 10 August 2017

Four Year Strong premiere new song, ‘Nice to Know’

Four Year Strong have shared their new song, ‘Nice to Know’, at Kerrang. A b-side from the band’s recording sessions for their 2011 fourth album ‘In Some Way, Shape, or Form’, it will be featured on their upcoming new rarities/unplugged collection, ‘Some of You Will Like This//Some of You

Sunday 23 July 2017

Four Year Strong confirm new rarities album, ‘Some of You Will Like This//Some of You Won’t’

Four Year Strong have recently announced the release of their upcoming new compilation, ‘Some of You Will Like This//Some of You Won’t’. The record will feature unplugged renditions of old songs, rarities and previously unheard tracks. It will be released on the 8th September through Pure Noise Records. To coincide

Thursday 13 July 2017

Download Festival 2017 – Friday

Day 1 of arguably the biggest and best heavy metal festival in the UK, showcasing some of the worlds best music. Friday at Download is brought to you by Code Orange, Machine Gun Kelly, Issues, Suicidal Tendencies, Four Year Strong, Good Charlotte, Sleeping With Sirens and Sum 41.

Tuesday 06 June 2017

Four Year Strong announce intimate London show

Four Year Strong have announced an intimate show at The Black Heart in Camden. The band will headline the tiny room on June 10, and will perform their now classic album ‘Rise Or Die Trying’ in its entirety. Very limited tickets are on sale now.

Wednesday 19 April 2017

Riot Fest confirm Jawbreaker, Nine Inch Nails, Queens Of The Stone Age and more

Riot Fest have announced their initial ine up for this year, and as always, they have pulled something special out of the bag. Legendary emo punk band, Jawbreaker, will reunite and perform for the first time in over 20 years exclusively at the festival. They will headline the final night