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Bloodstock

BLOODSTOCK LINE-UP FINALISED!

Well it’s official, the Bloodstock line-up for 2019 has been finalised. With only three weeks to go, it hasn’t been easy but the board is set and these pieces are ready to unleash a wave of pure, unfiltered metal upon ones’ arse like no other festival on these isles can! Let’s break it down one last time, shall we? Last week ...

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Hannah Wicklund Steps Out

Hannah Wicklund & The Steppin Stones release their self-titled album in the UK on Friday 13th September through Strawberry Moon Records. It coincides with her Roadstars UK Tour alongside Gorilla Riot and the recently added Piston this October. 21 year South Carolina born Wickland formed the band back when she was only eight years old, drawing influences from the sixties ...

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Saint Sapphire

Hendrix Producer Greg Kolotkin Working on Saint Sapphire’s First Album

Saint Sapphire have signed a record deal with hybrid record label Ghost Music — a partnership between Sony Music’s Orchard distribution network and US-based sports fitness brand Ghost Wellness. The Irish News reports that one of the benefits of this deal is that the band will be advertised on the side of water bottles. Fans will be able to follow ...

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New Tunes Tuesday: The Fell release catchy new track ‘Dancing On a Glass Floor’

Nashville rockers The Fell have released the follow-up to their debut single, entitled ‘Dancing on a Glass Floor‘. Check out the video below: The Fell are made up of musicians from bands such as Mr Big and Winery Dogs, among many others. The band had this to say: “The Fell is a collaboration of musicians who hail from rock’n’roll upbringings. ...

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The Allman Betts Band Debut Down to the River

Sons of The Allman Brothers Devon Allman and Duane Betts having played together in recent years have now officially united under The Allman Betts Band, and following the release of their first single ‘All Night’ deliver  their debut album together Down To The River. Featuring Peter Levin (Gregg Allman’s Hammond B3 player) and Chuck Leavell (former Allman Brothers Band keyboardist ...

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Stray Cats return with 40th anniversary album and track ‘Cat Fight’

Iconic rockabilly band Stray Cats return to celebrate their 40th anniversary with a brand new album titled 40 and accompanied with a world tour including multiple UK dates. Widely regarded as the band that put Rockabilly back in the charts in the ’80s having several big hits on both sides of the Atlantic, original founding members Brian Setzer, Lee Rocker ...

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Cro-Mags release first EP since 2000 ‘Don’t Give In’

Pioneering NYC band, Cro-Mags, have released a brand new three-track EP on Victory records titled Don’t Give In featuring the title track along with “Drag You Under” and “No One’s Victim”. This is the first new, official CRO-MAGS music since 2000’s Revenge album. The band and label are rightly stoked at the partnership. Founder and vocalist Harley Flanagan explains: “In ...

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Sabaton announce Wembley Arena headline show

Sweden’s metal eccentrics Sabaton have announced their first headline UK arena date.  As part of ‘The Great Tour’, Sabaton play SSE Arena in Wembley on Saturday, February 8th 2020. Support comes from melodic metallers Amaranthe, and Apocalyptica. This tour is in promotion of their upcoming album The Great War, released July 19th via Nuclear Blast. Check out their latest track ...

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Rocktober Coming Your Way!

The Planet Rock Radio Station is introducing two brand-new rock-packed nights featuring four bands this October. Steaming out under the Rocktober masthead at the Norwich OPEN on Saturday 5th October, followed by Sheffield O2 Academy on Saturday 12th October will blues master Walter Trout, the Kris Barras Band, Dan Patlansky and singer/songwriter Mollie Marriott. From his early forays as a gunslinger ...

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Lordi’s Sextourcism on DVD

Due on 26th July Recordead Live –Sextourcism in Z7 will be the first official Live DVD of Finland’s Eurovision-winning monster rockers Lordi, and it will also be available on vinyl and digipack through AFM Records. The show is two hours long and recorded at Z7 in Pratteln, Switzerland, a venue that’s practically become a second home to the band, having played ...

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