Download Survival

Download Survival

With this year’s Download Festival fast approaching, our very own festival veteran Thomas McLean takes you through the best ways to make sure you enjoy this year’s festival and make it out alive on the Monday morning. Bring your own food: You might not completely agree with this, but at a festival like Download where you aren’t going to find a cheeseburger for less than a fiver, bringing and cooking your own food is a the simplest way to make sure you have enough of your hard earned pennies for more beer and merch. Bring money: If the afore mentioned Read more »

BST

BST

Hailing from Sweden and formed in 2009, BST are a band not to be missed. Inspired by the heavy metal of days gone by BST combine an energetic stage presence and technically brilliant instrumentals topped off by incredibly powerful vocals. Having played all over Southern Sweden in theatres, clubs and bars and releasing their debut EP, Optical Illusion, in 2010 which garnered mainstream success in their homeland being played frequently on national radio. BST are also known in Sweden and gained a lot of media attention for the song they wrote for local hockey team The Växjö Lakers and also Read more »

Dante Gizzi (Gun)

Dante Gizzi (Gun)

Gun are easily one of my favourite bands. Finally after 15 years of waiting there’s a new album out and it really couldn’t have been better. Earlier this week RockFusion chatted with bass player turned front man Dante Gizzi. We talked on various subjects like Gun’s return, the new album, their appearance at Download 2012 and of course what we can expect from the band in the near future. After 15 years the new album, Breaking The Silence, is finally out and it’s been released to high critical acclaim and Gun fans both old and new love it. Where you Read more »