Cancer Bats

Blackpool rocks! The inside story of the seaside town’s booming DIY music scene

The Lancashire coast is host to a hotbed of talent looking to usurp creative enclaves in nearby Liverpool and Manchester

Download Festival 2018 – the ultimate metal weekender in stunning pictures

The spiritual home for rock, metal, punk and everything in between, Donington Park has been hosting legendary gigs for almost 40 years. And, much...

Cancer Bats – ‘The Spark That Moves’ Review

In recent years, Canadian hardcore bunch Cancer Bats have spent their time moonlighting as a Black Sabbath tribute act. But while the excellently-named Bat...

Cancer Bats – ‘Searching For Zero’

Three seconds into ‘True Zero’, the second track on Cancer Bats’ fifth album, frontman Liam Cormier screams, ”May I remind myself who I really...

Cancer Bats – ‘Dead Set On Living’

In July 2011 Canadian metalcore giants Cancer Bats, a band who say they “come to destroy”, had a bit of a Ke$ha moment. “We...

Cancer Bats: ‘We never want to take our music too far away from our core fans’

Canadian hardcore punks also debut new song 'Rally The Wicked'

Cancer Bats reveal full details of new album ‘Dead Set On Living’

Band also join the line-up for Nottingham's Hit The Deck Festival

Cancer Bats – ‘Old Blood’

‘Dead Set On Living’ is probably the best album title we’ve heard since Paul McCartneys ‘Kisses On The Bottom’. And, shortly behind this face-ripping...

Cancer Bats to play six London shows in one day – ticket details

Canadian band announce half a dozen dates for April

Cancer Bats debut comeback single ‘Old Blood’ online – listen

Liam Cormier and co reveal the first taste of their new LP 'Dead Set On Living'