The 50 best albums of 2022
The Kerrang! verdict on the 50 albums that shaped 2022.
The Brighton metallers hit London’s Abbey Road Studios last month to not only tackle the legendary Change, but also to record an extended version of Death Is Not Defeat, taken from last year's stunning 5K-rated Holy Hell album.
Both tracks are overwhelmingly brilliant – as if you'd expect anything less from Architects. Check them out below.
Ooooooft. While you're here, have a read through of these 7 Things We Learned At Architects' Manchester Show from Monday. (Spoiler: it was the absolute best night.)
MASSIVE METALLICA NEWS! The metal legends have dropped new single Lux Æterna from their upcoming 12th album 72 Seasons, and announced a big ol’ world tour to go along with it…
Biffy Clyro find ever more inventive ways to mesmerise at London spectacular…
Bring Me The Horizon, Metallica (twice!) and Slipknot will be headlining the 20th anniversary four-day edition of Download Festival, while the likes of Ghost, Evanescence, Architects, Parkway Drive and a reunited The Blackout will also be playing…
As COP27 gets underway, and global leaders ultimately decide the fate of the planet, we’re highlighting just some of the groups fighting the good fight in the face of climate change and environmental disaster.
An important reminder from Architects vocalist Sam Carter: people in bands are human beings, and even if you don’t like their music, “You just don’t need to insult me or bring up my best mate…”
Architects embrace the electronic for a new brand of heavy on 10th album, the classic symptoms of a broken spirit…
The Cover Story
An outsider at heart, by casting off the shackles of expectation, Sam Carter has finally learned to embrace who he wants to be. And as Architects gear up to release their 10th album, the Brighton metallers are also finding their own path away from fan pressures and on into pure creative freedom...