• Hellfest 2014
  • Interviews And Features
    Download Festival Preview : Interview with The King Is Blind
    : Well, we don't make much of a secret of the fact that we think The King Is Blind are one of the best new British bands out there. There is plenty of valuabl...
    Download 2016 Preview : Interview with CJ Wildheart
    : One of CackBlabbath's all time favourite bands will be returning to Download for 2016. The Wildhearts will be hitting the tent on Friday night so we expect that...
    The Flixx Files : HRH United 2016
    : It seems like a lifetime ago that we were starting to get excited about the latest installment of HRH UNITED... And now, somehow, it's a couple of weeks away. '...
  • Live Reviews
    Dierks Bentley Live at the Clyde Auditorium, Glasgow
    : You know us here at Cackblabbath.com, we love our Rock and we love our Metal but never let it be said we're afraid of trying something new. Country music from t...
    Conan Live at Sheffield Corporation
    : CackBlabbath are back in Sheffield for the first time in a while. It's been too long... Corporations 2nd stage awaits us for a night of punishing noise. C...
    Trivium Live In Leicester
    : "This is the first time we have ever played Leicester" beams Matt Heafy. Not surprising really; we've seen Trivium in Manchester, Nottingham, Birmingham and fes...
    Fleshgod Apocalypse Live at Sound Control, Manchester
    : Some bands, and some shows, leave a lasting impression. To say that Fleshgod Apocalypse blew us away at Bloodstock in 2015 is something of an understatement, so...
    HRH United 2016 : Saturday Review
    : The morning after the night before... Saturday mornings in Camp HRH are always a bit of a blur but Team CB got up sharp (ish) and made our way to the Mash an...
  • Latest Picture Galleries
    In Pictures : Sabaton Live at the Barrowlands, Glasgow
    : The Tank is back, Sabaton stormed Glasgow for the second time on their "Heroes On Tour" jaunt.
    In Pictures : Alestorm Live at the Barrowlands, Glasgow
    : Alestorm rocked their home(ish) crowd in Glasgow, watched over by the menacing, piratical form of... erm... a huge inflatable duck.
    In Pictures : Bloodbound Live at the Barrowlands, Glasgow
    : Opening the proceedings for the power-metal tour of the year, Sweden's Bloodbound got the Glasgow Barrowlands crowd warmed up and ready for the Alestorm  /S...
    In Pictures : Def Leppard Live at the SSE Hydro
    : Headlining one of the best tours we've seen in ages, Def Leppard took the SSE Hydro by storm. We've seen massive sing-alongs before but this, this was something...
    In Pictures : Black Star Riders Live at the SSE Hydro
    : If Black Star Riders are the opening band, then you know you're in for some night. The SSE Hydro had filled up nicely by the time Ricky Warwick led the band...