When the Megadeth livestream of their first-ever performance at the infamous Budokan in Tokyo was announced I have to admit I was a teeny bit curious because, of the “BIG FOUR” bands, they are without a shadow of a doubt, my favourite. Interesting lyrics, Mr Mustaine’s snarly cynicism and some …Read More »
Megadeth reveals special guest for ‘They Only Come Out At Night’- a Global live stream event
MEGADETH ANNOUNCE ‘They Only Come Out at Night’ – Live at Budokan, A Global Livestream Event to include band alumni Marty Friedman as Special Guest On February 27th 2023, 6 pm JST / 9 am GMT + on-demand for 2 days On-demand: Tues 28 Feb 7.30 am GMT – Thur …Read More »
Twisted Illusion return with alluring new single!
TWISTED ILLUSION are back with a glorious new album, Upstairs to Optimism, which arrives on Friday 28th April. The critically acclaimed prog unit have also unveiled a captivating new single and video, Totality, out now – https://youtu.be/XmfqoiFsyW8 TWISTED ILLUSION’s creative output is both prolific and exemplary. Since their formation …Read More »
Blue Stragglers unleash killer new single and video!
Pulsating three-piece, BLUE STRAGGLERS, have unleashed their explosive new single and video, Reactor, via Hassle Records (Brutus, Casey, Press Club, Ithaca). Watch the video, here – https://youtu.be/HTDFdyyRNhQ . The single is lifted from the band’s hugely impressive forthcoming debut album, Cautionary Tales of Excess, out later this year. BLUE STRAGGLERS, consisting of …Read More »
Glenn Hughes – Celebrates The 50th Anniversary of the album “BURN” – October 2023 UK Tour!!
Glenn Hughes, the former bassist, and singer of Deep Purple, known to millions as the ‘Voice of Rock’, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, is pleased to announce, ‘Glenn Hughes Performs Classic Deep Purple Live – Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the album BURN’ October 2023 UK tour.Glenn will perform Deep Purple’s legendary rock …Read More »
Sari Schorr – Acclaimed Blues Sensation Announces Her UK Freedom Tour
Red-hot, powerhouse, New York Blues Rock singer/songwriter Sari Schorr announces her exciting new UK Freedom Tour, which features 7 dates during April 2023. Sari has recently been nominated for the International Artist of the Year Award in the UK Blues Awards 2023 and deservedly so: RawRamp Magazine called her “one of the best contemporary blues-rock singers in the world” Regarding her …Read More »
Jim Kirkpatrick Announces His Brand-New Solo Album ‘Dead Man Walking’
Songwriter, vocalist and guitar slinger Jim Kirkpatrick announces the release date of his latest, eagerly awaited, the 10-track solo album ‘Dead Man Walking’, which impressively showcases Jim’s multiple rock and blues talents and expands his variety and range into pastures and prairies new. The album will be released on Friday 21st April 2023. Jim will …Read More »
Ryan Hamilton Announces UK Tour Dates For ‘Farewell Tour Part 1’
Following his sold-out UK tour in 2022, acclaimed Texan singer-songwriter Ryan Hamilton has announced a whistle-stop run of acoustic live shows for May and June 2023. Billed with tongue firmly in cheek as ‘The Farewell Tour Part 1’, the dates will follow the release of Hamilton’s new studio album ‘Haunted By The Holy Ghost’, …Read More »
EMPYRE ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM DETAILS AND SHARE NEW SINGLE & VIDEO FOR “HIT & RUN”
Welcome to the new Empyre. UK rock band Empyre, who recently signed to Kscope, will release their new album Relentless on 31st March 2023. They now find themselves alongside the likes of TesseracT, The Pineapple Thief and Envy of None, on a label that has previously released albums from Steven Wilson, Porcupine Tree and Tangerine …Read More »
CARCASS has announced a non-stop, two-week run of intimate UK club shows this May/June
CARCASS ANNOUNCE ‘BLOODY BLIGHTY 2023’ UK TOUR DATES CARCASS has announced a non-stop, two-week run of intimate UK club shows this May and June, dubbed the ‘Bloody Blighty 2023‘ tour, followed by a performance at Download Festival. Support will come from Unto Others (June 1st onwards) and Conjurer (all dates). CARCASS, who will also be playing three shows in …Read More »
EMBRYO’s New Video “Highest Fame” ft. Drummer George Kollias (Nile)
Italy’s Embryo is sharing the next glimpse of powerhouse melodic death metal from their forthcoming fifth album “A Vivid Shade on Misery”, which features the pummeling drumming George Kollias (Nile) whom the band recruited for the full-length’s recording. Due out on March 17th, 2023 via Rockshots Records. Watch and listen to the intense sheer energy this …Read More »
L.A. Guns – Black Diamonds’ – new album by legendary and revered hard rockers
L.A. Guns will release a new studio album entitled ‘Black Diamonds’ on 14th April via Frontiers. Produced by founding member and guitarist Tracii Guns, ‘Black Diamonds’ is another tour-de-force by the long-running hard rockers that is guaranteed to please their legion of followers. The song ‘You Betray’ is available today …Read More »
SICK N’ BEAUTIFUL – UK APRIL TOUR
Hailing from Italy and other mad planets, intergalactic metallers Sick N’ Beautiful are part of a three-band bill touring the UK in April. The group will be presenting a brand new live show to promote their ‘Starstruck’ album released in 2022 via Frontiers.“We’ve been primed and ready to go for …Read More »
YAKI DAH DROP SCORCHING DEBUT TRACK!
Emerging UK rock crew, YAKI DAH, are braced for ascension, and are armed with their captivating new single and video, Do Me Wrong, which is out now. Watch the gripping video, here – https://youtu.be/jfkDIheseV8 . Drawing from the grooves and vigor of Led Zeppelin, Wolf Mother, and Pink Floyd, through …Read More »
THE RHUBARB RELEASE ABSORBING NEW SINGLE & VIDEO
THE RHUBARB are poised to step up with the release of their debut album, Symptom of Failure, which is available via streaming services and vinyl from Milky Bomb Records, on Friday 24th March. The album is preceded by the alluring new single, Awful Deed, out now. Check out the video, …Read More »
Esprit D’Air Shizuku (feat. Misstiq)new animated video + U.K. Tour this February!
Esprit D’Air releases 雫 (‘Shizuku’) in collaboration with Misstiq Japanese metal solo project Esprit D’Air, led by award-winning producer and composer Kai, has their new single, 雫 (‘Shizuku’), featuring Australian producer Misstiq on synthesizers. About the track, Misstiq says: “I’ve worked with many talented artists around the world, but Esprit D’Air… damn son. One of my absolute …Read More »
REDLIGHT KING release new album ‘In Our Blood’ on 3rd March, out on AFM Records
One of Ontario’s most successful musical exports, Mark “Kaz” Kasprzyk, is no stranger to comebacks. With over two decades spent slugging it out in trenches, refining, reinventing and meticulously tuning his craft, the Los Angeles transplant now arrives with In Our Blood — the latest full-length outing released through his riff-powered alter …Read More »
Ryan Hamilton ‘Thrilled’ With Justin Hawkins’ Support For Act of Self-Sabotage
Texan singer-songwriter Ryan Hamilton says he was “thrilled” to receive a video message from The Darkness’ Justin Hawkins offering his support for an act of self-sabotage that means no radio station will be able to play his new single ‘A**hole’, which is being released on Valentine’s Day. In the video, Hawkins is seen playing the …Read More »
SLIPKNOT: SHARE NEW SONG,’BONE CHURCH’ COMPANION VIDEO YEN – DIRECTORS CUT (BONE CHURCH)
GRAMMY Award-winning Iowan icons SLIPKNOT have shared Bone Church, a surprise standalone single available today on all streaming platforms. The new song arrives with a M. Shawn ‘clown’ Crahan directed video piece titled Yen – Director’s Cut (Bone Church), which finds the multidisciplinary artist and founding member refreshing footage from the band’s Yen music video.Says clown about the …Read More »
COPEHILL DOWN ARE BACK WITH EP & VIDEO!
South Wales newcomers COPEHILL DOWN release a gauntlet with their towering debut EP, The Design, The Disaster: Part One, out Friday 21st April. The UK riff merchants have also just delivered a blistering new single and video, World One – https://youtu.be/h68wQZ6KL40 . Formed in 2020 and hailing from Newport, Wales, …Read More »