Author: Ross Allen

Thank You And Goodnight…

This hasn’t been easy to write and I’ve deleted it more than a dozen times but I have to announce that the doors of TINAS Towers have now closed.  The last 6 years have been a blast and to see TINAS today from where it began still blows my mind. ThisIsNotAScene has given me opportunities and taken me to places that I never thought possible, I met a lot of people and made many great friends over the years. The decision to close the doors was not an easy one to make but from the outset I always told myself that if it ever...

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Top 10 Releases of 2015

This year we decided to give you an insight into our team and list their Top 10 releases of 2015 rather than an all encompassing TINAS Top 10. See how the varied tastes of our team differs, with many unique and surprising entries as well as some of the more expected ones. Ross Allen Faith No More – Sol Invictus Lamb of God – VII: Sturm und Drang Ghost – Meliora Marduk – Frontschwien Deafheaven – Bermuda Elder – Lore The Sword – High Country Sleaford Mods – Key Markets Vision of Disorder – Razed to the Ground Grave...

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Superjoint Adds 5 More Headline Dates Around Danzig’s Blackest Of The Black Tour

In addition to their previously announced dates as direct support on Danzig’s annual Blackest Of The Black Tour this Fall, reanimated metal legion, Superjoint, confirms five additional headlining shows in Texas, Arizona, Georgia, Virginia and California. Supplementary headlining performances will be announced in the coming weeks. See a full listing of dates below. Slated to commence on October 3rd in Tempe, Arizona and run through October 31st in Los Angeles, California, the Blackest Of The Black gala will quake eighteen cities with an included stop at this year’s edition of Rock And Shock in Worcester, Massachusetts. Additional support will...

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Steve Hackett Celebrates 40th Anniversary Of “Voyage Of The Acolyte” On “Acolyte To Wolflight With Genesis Revisited Tour”

On the back of his latest chart album “Wolflight,” Steve Hackett brings his “Acolyte To Wolflight With Genesis Revisited Tour,” to the UK for 19 shows in October. The set list will cover a huge part of his discography, with a selection of solo material from early albums including “Voyage of the Acolyte” which celebrates its 40th Anniversary this year and “Spectral Mornings,” right up to his new studio album “Wolflight;” In addition, audiences will also enjoy a set of Genesis Classics, many of which have not been played by Steve in recent times. Hackett commented: “I’m looking forward tremendously...

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Pallbearer Premieres Video For “Watcher In The Dark;” On Tour Now

Arkansas doom mongers Pallbearer have premiered their first ever music video, for ‘Watcher In The Dark,’ shot and edited by Adam Heathcott (Hometapes) and produced by Adam Heathcott and Sara Padgett Heathcott, taken from the “Foundations Of Burden” album. Pallbearer are currently on a mammoth European tour with the UK’s Bast in support. Check them out a venue near you! Pallbearer Tour Dates: May-20 – Berlin, DE @ Kantine am Berghain May-21 – Prague, CZ @ Klub 007 May-22 – Koln, DE @ MTC May-23 – Utrecht, NL @ Le Guess Who May- 24 – Brussels, BE @ AB...

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