As you can probably tell, not a lot has been happening here on KH the last few months. However, all of that is about to change. We are in the process of redesigning and changing the focus of the site.
Just when you thought we dead, like the really bad Fall Out Boy song, we’re rising like a phoenix from the ashes.
We no longer will just cover heavy music news, we are expanding into culture and gaming. This isn’t going to become just another gossip site commenting on celebrities and posting lets plays. The goal is for Kill Hipsters to expand into new audiences, all while retaining the aspect that made it in the first place: the music.
The new focus will be (featuring a few favourites):
We are in the process of redesigning to allow for the site to clearly indicate its new direction. The goal is to allow people who want to continue to just read music news to go to that particular part of the site and not have to be subjected to anything else.
While we would love to just focus on heavy music, the market is heavily cannibalised by larger players which makes it harder to gain market share. We have been quiet while we reevaluate the site, where we should go next and even contemplated shutting it down. But came to the conclusion we’ve been going too long to quit just yet.
So please be patient while we slowly transition into the new era of the site. A new design should follow shortly. We will also be attending Soundwave Festival 2015 this weekend and we are planning on capturing some HQ as possible bootleg footage for your enjoyment.