ALBUM REVIEW: Frank Carter and The Rattlesnakes – Dark Rainbow

If every action has an equal and opposite reaction (or some such other attempt to pretend I paid attention in Science class all those years ago), it is no surprise that Dark Rainbow (International Death Cult) thinks where Sticky bounded in head-first, that it shows vulnerability where its predecessor presented a larger-than-life gregarious face. 

Fifth dance for Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Dark Rainbow sees Frank and partner-in-crime Dean Richardson continue their approach of creating a sound and style for each album that, while it has definable elements that ensures that despite any skin that is shed the remaining vipers are undeniably “Rattlesnakes”, sets each release apart from it’s siblings. Continue reading

Frank Carter and The Rattlesnakes, Napalm Death, Kris Barras Band, Pengshui and Aniilmalia added to Download 2022  

Following their massive headline set at last year’s Download Pilot event, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes will be joining this year’s Download festival, alongside four other new additions, including Napalm Death, PENGSHUi, and Aniilmalia. Download 2022 is the big reunion of the rock community, as the festival makes its highly anticipated return with the first full-scale Download in three years and a gargantuan line-up of the world’s most exciting bands in rock, pop punk, hardcore, metal and much more. The three-day festival takes place on 10-12 June 2022 at the spiritual home of rock in Donington Park, Leicestershire. Tickets are now on sale now at the4 link below.

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Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes Share New Single and Video – “My Town (feat. Joe Talbot of Idles)”

Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes dropped their new single, “My Town,” and its accompanying video, both featuring Joe Talbot of Idles. The song, which marks the first new music from the British outfit since 2019’s End of Suffering, debuted earlier today via BBC Radio 1, with Annie Mac. Watch it now:

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Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes to Drop New Single – “My Town (feat. Joe Talbot of Idles)”

Frank Carter and the Rattlesnakes will unveil a new single tomorrow, “My Town (feat. Joe Talbot of Idles)” in time to celebrate Frank’s birthday! Tune in at 5:20 BST to BBC1 to hear the track on Annie Mac’s show or at the link below. The band is also participating in a video livestream where they will play the track live for fans for the first time ever. The band has been said to be spending the lockdown year writing and recording a new album, WHICH HOPEFULLY WE WILL HEAR NEWS ABOUT SOON.

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Frank Carter and The Rattlesnakes to Perform a Virtual Show (VR) at Next Month

Frank Carter and The Rattlesnakes will perform a livestream virtual concert at the legendary O2 Academy Brixton on Friday 13th November, via their partnership with Melody VR. Fans will not only pick the setlist, but fans will appear on stage on the giant screens over the band. Tickets bought before 23:59 on Wednesday 14th October put you in with a chance to be on the stage. Screen space is limited so get your tickets fast! The band recently released a limited deluxe version of their debut album Blossom, and have been dropping live videos from their debut album tour and other behind the scenes content. Also, the band is working on new music too!  Continue reading

Ghost Cult Album of the Year 2019 Part 2 (40-21)

Continuing our celebration of the releases from 2019 that hit the hardest with our team of metal-loving maniacs, we bring you Part 2 of the official Ghost Cult Albums of the Year and count down from 40 to 21…

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Frank Carter and The Rattlesnakes Stream Black Futures Remix of “Crowbar”

Frank Carter and The Rattlesnakes have shared a mega-aggro remix of their hit song ‘Crowbar’ by Idles producers Black Futures. This is the latest in a stream of tight remixes from the band. You can purchase or stream the track now. Over the coming weeks, the band will be dropping a number of further End Of Suffering. The original Crowbar appears on their amazing End of Suffering album, from earlier in 2019. Continue reading

Listen to Frank Carter and The Rattlesnakes Cover Miley Cyrus’ “Nothing Breaks Like A Heart”

Continuing a massive 2019 campaign behind their acclaimed album End of Suffering, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes have shared a cover of Mark Ronson and Miley Cyrus’ modern Pop music classic ‘Nothing Breaks Like A Heart’. The band puts their own spin on the track which you can hear right now! Continue reading

Frank Carter And The Rattlesnakes Share Video of “I Hate You (Live at Reading and Leeds)”

Frank Carter and The Rattlesnakes have shared a new performance video from their bonkers like set at Leeds Festival this past summer. The band played their fan-favorite and frequent show-closer, ‘I Hate You’ to the throng of fans. Following a serious car accident Frank suffered that caused the postponement of some of their US tour dates this month, the band will resume their US tour run in Las Vegas on October 18th. Continue reading

Frank Carter Seriously Injured in a Car Wreck, Tour Dates Postponed For this Week

Rough news to report at this hour as Frank Carter (Gallows) of Frank Carter and The Rattlesnakes was involved in a serious, head-on car crash this past weekend. Frank suffered a dislocated kneecap and other injuries, while his passenger was severely injured as well. Both are expected to recover. Unfortunately, due to the severity of the crash, and the injuries, and the short timeframe before international travel, Frank and the band have had to postpone this week’s run North American tour dates that were to have kicked off tonight in New York City at Bowery Ballroom. The affected dates include Baltimore, Philly, Detroit, Chicago and their appearance at Louder Than Life Festival. As of now, the band ought to be able to pick up their dates in October and are working on rescheduling the dates soon. Get well soon Frank! Continue reading