Cancer Bats

Cancer Bats: “IDLES are basically the biggest hardcore band on the planet”

Frontman Liam Cormier on how mindfulness shaped their “heavy as fuck” new album ‘Psychic Jailbreak’, and the return of their Black Sabbath-inspired side-project Bat Sabbath.

Cancer Bats announce first new album since founding guitarist’s departure, ‘Psychic Jailbreak’

"To say the stakes were high on this album would be an understatement," says vocalist Liam Cornier

Neck Deep, The Bronx, Cancer Bats and more added to Slam Dunk 2022

It’s been revealed that Neck Deep will headline Slam Dunk 2022, alongside previously announced headliners Sum 41, Alexisonfire and Dropkick Murphys. READ MORE: The...

Founding member of Cancer Bats leaves, band cancel all 2021 shows

Guitarist Scott Middleton formed the band in 2004 with vocalist Liam Cormier

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'