Bullet For My Valentine: Venom
Welsh metal superstars gain from their pain
Like your dear old nan probably used to say, don’t judge a book by its cover, and similarly, don’t judge an album by its band.
For a long time now, Bullet For My Valentine have been the whipping boys of the heavy metal community, ridiculed for being ‘false metal’ despite their overt heaviness and fondness for widdly guitar solos. However, as of late the band have been through something of a rebirth since the departure of bassist Jay James and the arrival of his replacement Jamie Mathias, and are now starting fresh.