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Lordi’s Killection

Finland heavy metal monsters and Eurovision Song Contest winners with ‘Hard Rock Hallelujah’ Lordi will ring in the new year with the release of their latest album Killection, on AFM Records. The band first got together in Rovaniemi, Lapland back in 1992 but for this their tenth album the concept they had was: What if Lordi had had been in ...

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Tommy Motion Picture

Who’s Rock Opera TOMMY by KEN RUSSELL Returns to the Big Screen this November

I came to the deaf, dumb and blind kid TOMMY late. Although it was a hugely successful double album release for the English rock band The Who in 1969, and became a rock opera in 1971, with an orchestral version by Lou Reizner in 1972 and the Ken Russell movie in 1975, I didn’t get around to seeing it / ...

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Motley Crue

Motley Crue release ‘Ride With The Devil’ animated video

Motley Crue release new animated video for ‘Ride With The Devil’ which was recorded for The Dirt Soundtrack. Watch the new video below; it features the iconic band photos, the exotic dancers and the fun times of Motley’s hey days. You can watch Motely Crue’s The Dirt on Netflix now. The band also recently recently a video for ‘Same Ol Situation’ (S.O.S).

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Nothing More

Nothing More record a track at Abbey Road Studios

Nothing More have been in Westminster at the famous Abbey Road Studios, living their own personal Beatles experience, crossing Abbey Road (see above photo) and recording an acoustic version of ‘Fade In/Fade Out’. Nothing More add even more emotion to this already highly passionate track by recording it acoustically. The most passionate music tends to come from real life experience, this ...

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Judas Priest

Bloodstock 2020: Judas Priest and Behemoth announced as headline acts

Yes! You read that correctly! The final headliners for Bloodstock Open Air 2020 have been announced as heavy metal pioneers Judas Priest, and modern metal maestros Behemoth. 2020 marks 20 years for Bloodstock as a festival, and 50 years for Judas Priest as a band.  Frontman Rob Halford had this special message for fans (see video below): So Priest are ...

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The Young Knives are back with new track ‘Red Cherries’

Indie-rockers The Young Knives have returned after a four-year hiatus. This time with a track entitled ‘Red Cherries’ . Check out the video below. Being the most experimental track to date, vocalist and bassist, Tom Dartnall (aka ‘The House Of Lords’) had this to say: “It is a lament to something all used up. The song is a simple melody set ...

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Check out Patrick Stump team-up with MAN WITH A MISSION in new track ’86 Missed Calls’

If you read our Download Festival review this year, you will know how impressed we were with Japanese rockers MAN WITH A MISSION. And if you are reading this, you will also be aware of how awesome Fall Out Boy are. Now MWAM has collaborated with Fall Out Boy front-man Patrick Stump on new track ‘86 New Calls’. Check out ...

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Amaranthe sign to Nuclear Blast

Swedish/Danish modern metal six-piece Amaranthe have signed to Nuclear Blast. Amaranthe are currently working on their sixth album. Guitarist and keyboard player, Olof Mörck, had this to say: “It feels amazing to unveil our cooperation with the giants at Nuclear Blast! Ever since we held our shiny new Nuclear Blast CD’s in our teenage hands back in the mid-90’s, they ...

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Bloodstock 2020

Bloodstock 2020: Phil H. Anselmo and more added to line-up

2019 seems to be flying by, best thing about that is that the 2020 festival season is getting closer. Best way to get hyped for one of our favourites is by announcing more bands. Oh, wait Bloodstock Open Air have announced four huge names for the Ronnie James Dio stage. More below. This includes legendary metal frontman Phil H. Anselmo ...

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White Raven Down But Not Alone

Hard rock act White Raven Down has a new single out on EDFD Records going under the handle of ‘’Not Alone (2.0))’. The song previously appeared on their 2018 debut EP Conspiracy with the ‘2.0’ version remixed by Romesh Dodangoda (Motörhead, Bullet For My Valentine) also due on appear on their next extended player Explaining why  the Essex band consider the song ...

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