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New album 'One Step Closer to Satan' out now


HELL KISSES THE EARTH - out now on Bandcamp

DEFINING ARMAGEDDON - Out now on Bandcamp


12/09/2015: New album "ONE STEP CLOSER TO SATAN" is out now on Bandcamp!

03/05/2015: "BARBARIAN", my 2nd solo album is now officially released. Pick it up at Bandcamp now!

01/05/2015: Another new song "Citadel" is now available to hear! The album should be expected sometime later this month!

30/03/2015: New song "Cross to Bear" out now! "Cross to Bear" will feature on my upcoming second solo album "BARBARIAN". The album is somewhere in the mixing stage so expect it to appear later this year, maybe in the summer!

30/12/2014: My new DVD 'Badass Guitar Licks is available now from the merch store !

10/10/2014: I've unleashed a new Youtube video chock full of outrageous shred guitar called, you guessed it, "Another 30 Shredders". Watch it here

25/09/2014: I've uploaded a quick teaser of a new track which will appear on the 2nd solo album. Watch it here !

12/04/2014: MR. BADASS is out now ! Get your copy from Ben's official Bandcamp !

06/04/2014: MR. BADASS is nearly here ! Ben's debut solo album 'MR. BADASS' will be released on 12th April via Bandcamp. A teaser video for the album can be viewed here.

31/03/2014: Ben is currently at work on his debut solo album. Ben has been working alongside Italian drummer Andrea De Carolis to bring an explosive mix of brutal riffs and mind blowing lead guitar work. 

09/02/2014: MERCH SALE NOW ON ! £5 for all Tees !

03/01/2014: Ben's first novel, "The Hammer" is available now to download on Kindle!

03/11/2013: New tracks 'ILIOS', "HEKTOR, TAMER OF HORSES' & 'ACHILLES THE SLAYER' up now on

22/09/2013: The Warlord 'Soul Breaker', Ben's signature distortion pedal, is now available to buy !

17/09/2013: HELL KISSES THE EARTH IS HERE !! The title track features ex Megadeth / OHM guitar legend Chris Poland who lends his fiery legato to sit in a back to back shredathon with Ben.

16/09/2013: Great review of the new album by 'Two Guys Metal Reviews'

"With the help of vocalist Rob Lungren, Ben Higgins, the band's founder and mastermind, pumps each song full of gritty attitude and completes the dream package" - The Metal Advisor

Kicking ass through the medium of heavy metal.