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Hammerfest 2010

Thrash Hits TV: Xerath @ Hammerfest 2010

April 6th, 2010

In the second of the two interviews we filmed at Hammerfest 2010 (look, we had a few too many drinks to be any more productive, okay?), we caught up with Basingstoke math-tech outfit Xerath, ostensibly to talk about How Awesome Hammerfest is.

Instead, we kept getting distracted by frontman Richard Thompson’s laugh. Seriously, watch the video after the jump and you’ll know what we’re talking about.

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Thrash Hits TV: Malefice @ Hammerfest 2010

April 1st, 2010

You know what Thrash Hits’ representatives at Hammerfest did all weekend? They got drunk. They got drunk and puked everywhere. We are very proud of them. But when they weren’t indulging in the booze/vomit dichotomy, they caught up with our old friends, Malefice

And they had some rather harsh words to say about a certain weekly metal magazine. Ouch.

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Photos: Hammerfest 2010 @ Pontin’s, Prestatyn – Day 3

March 21st, 2010

We had to pick a Sabaton shot to head Gary Wolstenholme’s final photo set from Hammerfest 2010. Seriously, go check the other shots of the band in the gallery after the jump, and you’ll see what we mean. Jesus fucking Christ, look at the posing! We can’t even think up something mocking to say about it, such is the extent that our minds have been blown.

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Photos: Hammerfest 2010 @ Pontin’s, Prestatyn – Day 2

March 20th, 2010

Look, we’re not sure why guys dressed as Darth Vader and Imperial Stormtroopers turn up at every fucking metal festival in the UK anymore – they just do. There were some at Hammerfest 2. Is Star Wars particularly metal? It’s not even that cool in a geek-way anymore – and yet another reason to give Jar Jar Binks the finger.

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