Looking Back: GigRadar Reaches 1,000 Articles

Today, we have reached the milestone of the 1,000th article to be published on GigRadar. Since setting the site up from scratch in August 2016, we’ve covered new bands from all over the world and I’m pleased to say that numbers are only on the rise.

Divide: Glasgow rockers talk ‘approachable rock’ and the importance of supporting new bands

Glasgow rockers Divide are an exciting work in progress. The band’s fusion of heavy riffs and delicious melodies has honed an approachable rock sound that offers something for everyone due … Continue reading Divide: Glasgow rockers talk ‘approachable rock’ and the importance of supporting new bands

Introducing: Crimson Star

Sit back if you will and envisage Birmingham trio Crimson Star‘s description of their hard-hitting rock sound as “the kind of music you need when driving a beautiful car, extremely … Continue reading Introducing: Crimson Star

Interview: City of Ashes discuss a hectic 2016 & their impressive charity project

2016 has been quite a year for Brighton rockers City of Ashes. Not only have they released impressive second album Rise and completed five full tours, including supporting the mighty Yashin, … Continue reading Interview: City of Ashes discuss a hectic 2016 & their impressive charity project

New Band of the Week: The Vigil

Bristol-based rockers The Vigil are the perfect embodiment of the trend of modern bands getting involved in every process of making, releasing and promoting their music. The quartet only recently … Continue reading New Band of the Week: The Vigil

Yashin reveal why they split and reflect on the good times

Scottish rockers Yashin have opened up on their decision to split after 10 years as a band, laying the blame on record label Sony for “changing” songs the band recorded for … Continue reading Yashin reveal why they split and reflect on the good times

Gig Review: Yashin say farewell to London with The Vigil and With One Last Breath

London bid a fond farewell to one of the finest rock and metal bands the UK has produced in the last decade as Yashin played their final show in the capital … Continue reading Gig Review: Yashin say farewell to London with The Vigil and With One Last Breath