The sights of Hellfest 2014

Last week Hellfest set up shop in France and (as usual) decimated the surrounding area with fire and jagged metal objects. Hellfest is famed for being one of the most visually exciting festivals in Europe, and here's a taster as to why...

Head over here to find out what we learned on our Hellfest experience.

Stay tuned for a full review in the next issue of Metal Hammer!

Luke Morton joined Metal Hammer as Online Editor in 2014, having previously worked as News Editor at popular (but now sadly defunct) alternative lifestyle magazine, Front. As well as helming the Metal Hammer website for the four years that followed, Luke also helped relaunch the Metal Hammer podcast in early 2018, producing, scripting and presenting the relaunched show during its early days. He also wrote regular features for the magazine, including a 2018 cover feature for his very favourite band in the world, Slipknot, discussing their turbulent 2008 album, All Hope Is Gone.