Snap Scene: Bullet for my Valentine, Good Things Festival, Flemington Racecourse, 1st Dec 2023 by Mary Boukouvalas

Bullet For My Valentine unleashes a new era with their self-titled deluxe album, symbolizing a fierce evolution. From their 1998 inception, they’ve become a metal force with over 3 million albums sold. The album’s back-to-basics approach showcases intense solos and mighty riffs. Lead guitarist Michael “Padge” Paget describes it as their most ferocious work yet, embodying raw aggression. The record includes powerhouse tracks like “Parasite” and “Knives,” reflecting a challenging period during recording. This release marks their triumphant resurgence, solidifying their status as modern British metal leaders.

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Mary is a photographer and a writer, specialising in music. She runs Rocklust.com where she endeavours to capture the passion of music in her photos whether it's live music photography, promotional band photos or portraits. She has photographed The Rolling Stones, KISS, Iggy Pop, AC/DC, Patti Smith, Joe Strummer, PULP, The Cult, The Damned, The Cure, Ian Brown, Interpol, MUDHONEY, The MELVINS, The Living End, Foo Fighters, Smashing Pumpkins, Rage Against The Machine, The Stone Roses –just to name a few - in Australia, USA, Europe and the Middle East. Her work has been published in Beat magazine, Rolling Stone magazine, Triple J magazine, The Age Newspaper, The Herald Sun, The Australian, Neos Kosmos, blistering.com, theaureview.com, noise11.com, music-news.com. She has a permanent photographic exhibition at The Corner Hotel in Richmond, Victoria Australia.