In an age when being in a band isn’t just about appearing in a magazine with a great review, there are so many more media avenues for bands to explore to help promote and interact with their fans. In this exclusive video trailer, UK hardcore band Polar, discuss the benefits and downsides to one of those areas, live streaming along with the increasing ability to interact directly with fans. You can watch the interview clip here:

The London hardcore band release their new album for Arising Empire, Nova, on April 5, 2019 and you can pre-order your copy here:

The band head out on tour shortly after the release of the album so check them out on one of their dates here:

Tour Dates: (w/ Tripsitter)

05/03 – London – Boston Music Room
05/04 – Antwerp – Kavka
05/05 – Hamburg – Hafenklang
05/06 – Köln – MTC
05/07 – Nürnberg – Z-Bau
05/08 – Prague – Underdogs
05/09 – Berlin – Musik & Frieden
05/10 – Leipzig – Naumanns
05/11 – Essen – Cafe Nova
05/12 – Hannover – Lux
05/13 – Munich – Backstage
05/14 – Aarau – Kiff
05/15 – Wiesbaden – Schlachthof


I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.