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Alchemy – New Album “Dyadic”

Alchemy – New Album “Dyadic”

Italian AOR band Alchemy have released their second album titled Dyadic and its a ripper. Melodic Rock at its finest. 11 Tracks of rich melodies with fine vocals, lush harmonies backed up by fine guitar playing. The rythm section is solid and the recording is superb.… Read the rest

Trishula – Scared To Breathe

Trishula – Scared To Breathe

UK Guitarist Neil Fraser  is back with band ‘Trishula’  and their latest release Scared To Breathe. This slice of melodic rock has all the components of arena rock in the Avantasia tradition. To give you an idea,  Neil has played, toured and/or recorded with bands and artists such as TEN, Rage of Angels, Tony Mills (TNT, SHY).… Read the rest
One More Weekend – De-Icing My Car

One More Weekend – De-Icing My Car

One More Weekend are an up-and-coming young rock band who have just recently signed a European deal with Sliptrick Records.

The potential here is quite astonishing. Hard to pigeonhole, they move quite effortlessly through a range of styles.

This is their third video single taken from the debut album and it’s a banger.… Read the rest

Dangerous Curves

Dangerous Curves

Dangerous Curves are a straight-talkin’ hard rockin’ four-piece from Geelong, Australia. This no-nonsense blues-based blend throws out hints of early Whitesnake mixed with the sass of Van Halen and I like it. ‘Art of the Heart” was the first single taken from their album “So Dirty Right” which was released on April the 6th 2018.… Read the rest

Silverfaces Split

Silverfaces Split

Sad news emerges from Holland as The Silverfaces announced their split. Touted as one of the bands to watch three years ago the Silverfaces had a strong Zep/Doors feel about their music. The band were together for just 5 short years.… Read the rest

Rush – Hemispheres 40th Anniversary

Rush – Hemispheres 40th Anniversary

Rush have released 1978’s Hemispheres in various 40th Anniversary editions. Hemispheres contained a lot of Rush classic tracks that were still performed live even on their last tour. Songs such as ‘Cygnus X-1’, instrumental ‘La Villa Strangiato’ and the politically charged ‘The Trees’ all made their debut on Hemispheres.… Read the rest

The Last In Line Announce New Album

The Last In Line Announce New Album

The Last In Line, one of a couple of offshoots of Dio, are releasing their new album on February the 22nd. The imaginatively titled II album will feature new bass player Phill Soussan who replaces Jimmy Bain R.I.P. This is the first song from II.… Read the rest

Inglorious release brand new song!

Inglorious release brand new song!

The hugely popular Inglorious have given us a new taster from their forthcoming album. Its the title track, “Ride To Nowhere”.

First thoughts…Its a little more modern sounding than their previous two albums. Having said that, it does tip its hat to the blues based roots of the band.… Read the rest

Electric Boys New Album

Electric Boys New Album

Sweden’s own ‘Electric Boys’ have just released a ripper new album called ‘The Ghost Ward Diaries’. Formed way back in 88 and enjoying cult status fame throughout Europe this is the bands sixth album release. Chock full of classic rock riffs and melodies its a pleaser for sure.… Read the rest

Men At Work Reform and Tour

Men At Work Reform and Tour

To be perfectly honest, I never know if this is a good thing or a bad thing. I have seen many reformations come and go and my opinion is its mostly bad. Generally, I believe a band has a moment, a ‘magic’ time if you like, where everything just clicks and is on fire.… Read the rest

The Rolling Stones Tease US Tour

The Rolling Stones Tease US Tour

There have been murmurings from the Rolling Stones world about a 2019 US tour! Although they are pushing 80 years old, they can still rock and fill a stadium, which is an amazing feat.

Also in Rolling Stones news, they have finally released the full video of their Voodoo Lounge tour of 1994/95.… Read the rest

Bang Bang Romeo

Bang Bang Romeo

Fronted by vocal powerhouse Anastasia Walker and featuring Ross Cameron (guitars) and Richard Gartland (drums), Bang Bang Romeo are a propelling force for female-fronted bands in a male dominated industry, and a strong and open voice for the LGBT community. Anastasia’s “once in 20 years voice” is unrivalled and the group’s larger-than-life performances are sending audiences wild up and down the country, leaving them with jaws dropped and often reduced to tears.… Read the rest