Our final event of 2018 is also the last monthly Facemelter event we’ll host. The Facemelter has been running almost every month since April 2010 and has helped us to discover some true gems in underground music scenes in London, the UK and more recently, from around the world. As we’ve become busier with some amazing touring bands and special events, The Facemelter will be back as a rare event to showcase the best new projects around. £7 advance …
This month, Kunal was joined by Linz of Vodun, solo producer Metalogue, both of whom have gigs with Chaos Theory coming up in September, and Fluff, who’s recently collaborated with Metalogue.
Vast post-rock, post-metal, drone and contemporary classical sounds in The Black Heart in London. £10 advance secret discount tickets £13 on the door ——————— Talons After the release of We All Know, their finest album to date, six-piece band Talons have been blowing audiences away this year at ArcTanGent, Portals festival and Big Scary Monsters’ Big Day Out. We now get the pleasure of getting up close and personal with this mammoth band, just …
Psychedelic stoner voyages from three awesome bands from Italy and the UK, at The Black Heart in Camden.
London promoters Wrongpop and Chaos Theory have gotten together for a one-off special event to raise money for Norwood & Brixton Foodbank.
Tickets at £5
100% of ticket sales go to the charity.
Some of the best new underground bands out there have agreed to bring you their sounds for this excellent cause, so it’ll be a phenomenal evening with extra positive vibes.
Legendary post-metal behemoths Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster celebrate ten years of creating music!
Get a taste of some of the freshest sounds from the post-rock, post-punk and math rock scenes, with three projects fusing familiar sounds in new ways at The Black Heart in Camden.
A super special edition of our long-running night at The Black Heart in Camden, as we see a southern album release, a UK debut tour pass through from Chile and one of the latest signings on Rockosmos. £6 advance £9 on the door ——————– Archelon (London release show) A stunning post-metal and sludge band from Sheffield, who we saw just beginning to explode into their true …
Prog rock and pronk giants The Fierce & The Dead launch their next album ‘The Euphoric’ at The Black Heart in Camden.
Here’s a podcast of the latest Chaos Theory radio show on 199radio, aired on 13th February 2018. Kunal of CT is joined by Stef, Charles and Mark of Strauss, who launch their EP Falena The Facemelter at on 2nd March. Click below to hear their influences and more about their new sound.
Ahead of their gig at The Black Heart in Camden with Darkher and Soden this Friday 2nd February, Aditya Bhatt had a conversation with Caroline and Bill of Dystopian Future Movies about all the things that make them what they are.
For our first radio show of 2018 on 199radio, Aditya Bhatt and Kunal Singhal got together in the studio to discuss why they love the music coming up at the two events to mark 8 Years Of Chaos in February.
In this interview, ahead of their headline show at The Facemelter this Friday 1st December at The Black Heart, Chad Murray seeks answers as to exactly what that name on our tongues is, who are the people behind this sobriquet and what is it exactly this is, what is it?
Banana lovers! Math Rockers! Lend me your ears. Poly-Math are playing tracks from their new album at The Facemelter this Friday, 3rd November, at The Black Heart.
The first event of 2018 for us and part of the 8 Years Of Chaos weekend. A very special lineup for The Facemelter.
The last Facemelter of 2017! Prepare for a blowout of post-metal, math rock and odd atmospheres from three newcomers to our world.
CT founder Kunal will be providing tunes of the post-heavy variety before and between two brilliant live sets from Awooga and Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster, in a special night brought to you by label Rockosmos, at The Black Heart from 8pm.
Aditya Bhatt had a conversation with Marcello and Stefano of Zolle over a few days, ahead of their headline show at The Facemelter on 4th August.
I have to admit that I’d never heard of Space Witch before seeing that they were playing a show with Chaos Theory; they’re very fucking good. I wouldn’t completely lock them into the doom metal bracket but, if you’ve not heard them, they’re definitely very, very bong-friendly.
A tornado of math rock, prog and technical metal from three jawdropping instrumental bands, with a brand new album being previewed by the Brighton-based scene legends, at The Black Heart in Camden.
The merry band of loony prog heroes that is Thumpermonkey returns to greet us with a brand new EP at The Black Heart, and we welcome them with open arms! Joined by internationally acclaimed prog legends The Fierce & The Dead, and Brighton-based newcomers Ham Legion.
We hail the return of post-metal favourites and new discoveries with fresh sounds.
Incredible mathy punky jazzy noisey goodness brought to our ears from the recesses of Italy, Bristol and London to The Black Heart in Camden.
A night of dark, industrial, hardcore and experimental metal, tipping us over the edge into unfathomable grimness at The Black Heart in Camden.
A night of heavy noise, math metal, electronica, hardcore and allround incredible musicianship at The Black Heart in Camden.
A night of spleen-pulverising galactic doom, as Space Witch launch new album Arcanum.
Chad Murray spoke to Chris and Will of Flies Are Spies From Hell ahead of their headline gig at The Facemelter this Friday.
Chad Murray pesters Luminous Bodies en route to their headliner at The Facemelter tonight at The Black Heart.
Joyous math rock meets seamless prog at The Black Heart in Camden.
A one-off special event with post-metal favourites Telepathy, who are launching their new album, Canadian hypnotic doom duo ZAUM, and one Holy Roar Records’ newest signings, Wren.
A banger of a night with more new bands, old friends and legends who we’ve been wanting to work with for ages, at The Black Heart in Camden.
Seb and Kunal decided to list their top five albums and gigs of the year, like the music geeks that they are. Read below for the whos and whys.
Another year of The Facemelter comes to an end, and what a seriously awesome bunch of bands we’ve had! This is the last one of 2016 and we’re racking up stoner, blues, psych, sludge and doom bands that we’ve wanted to work with for ages.
A mindcrusher this month at The Black Heart, with stoner, psychedelic, progressive and post-rock, sludge and metal from three bands converging at The Facemelter from around England.
This month at The Black Heart, we can’t wait to hear some mindblowingly progressive bleak sounds from three groundbreaking metal bands.
This month we get to go wild to a bunch of new hardcore, punk and metal bands.
A night of live prog metal from some new names and previous heroes of The Facemelter.
A hearty feast of live sludge, hardcore, noise and math metal from projects old and new at The Black Heart in Camden.
A feast of sludge, hardcore, post-metal and math rock! We’ve got bands reforming and album launches from previous performers at ArcTanGent and Baba Yaga’s Hut.
We kickstart 2016 with some of the mightiest post-metal bands we’ve worked with in the past, with the launch of a brand new album from Latitudes, plus new material from Telepathy and PSOTY.
Kunal excitedly rants about the next show with Shiver, The Fierce & The Dead and Alex’s Hand at The Black Heart on 3rd July 2015. Promo video Tickets Video by Pippa Bayston: http://sparklefilms.co.uk
Kunal speaks about the next show with Father Murphy, Petrels and Krawwl on 23rd May 2015.
One of the main reasons we promote live music is because seeing musicians play, feel, interact and bare their souls on stage can make or break your opinion of their creations. Here are each of our top bands that either we never knew existed or, more importantly, we did know existed but didn’t really love until we saw them perform live.
Calamitous doom in all of its ugly forms from three unique bands.
We celebrate 5 years of amazing underground gigs, music and adventures, as well as immense support from all of you, with a special edition of The Facemelter. £6.60 at http://www.wegottickets.com/event/298153 £8 on the door #5YearsOfChaos ———————- Latitudes Formed in 2006, this band have played extensively to audiences spanning post-rock, doom, post-metal and prog, with numerous support and headlining shows including DesertFest and Damnation Festival. Their EP and two full-length albums ‘Agonist’ and ‘Individuation’ are out onShelsmusic and are phenomenal. At this show, their set will be heavily reliant on material from their new album, which will be released at some …