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Rare & Unreleased Rory Gallagher Recordings!

2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the late Rory Gallagher’s recording career.  To mark the occasion Universal will release rare and unreleased recordings of him playing his favourite blues material, taken from the vaults of the legendary guitarist estate’s archive. Aptly named Blues it will be released on 31st May. For those too young to be aware, Rory Gallagher was a man both The ...

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BLOODSTOCK

BLOODSTOCK NEWS: METAL 2 THE MASSES FINALS/ SIX MORE BANDS ADDED TO LINE-UP

Bloodstock has many rightful claims to the metal festival throne. Apart from the stellar line-up we witness year after year and the en masse crab walking (just YouTube Evil Scarecrow’s 2014 performance on ‘Crabulon’ and it will make sense-ish), is the festival’s nationwide battle of the bands competition, Metal 2 The Masses. If you’re unfamiliar, bands from all over the country ...

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Rebecca Downes – No Time For Sleep

Black Country singer Rebecca Downes has released ‘If I Go To Sleep’ on video ahead of the release of her third album, More Sinner Than Saint. Available through Mad Hat Records as of 24th May it features some very special guest performances. Featured on More Sinner Than Saint  alongside Downes are guitarist/co-songwriter Birkett , rhythm section Dan Clark and Lloyd Daker ...

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Prophets Of Addiction – Nothing but the Truth 

Hollywood glam/punk n’ roll outfit Prophets Of Addiction release an unplugged record for their third full length album, Nothing but the Truth available through HiVolMusic. The decision to make an entirely acoustic album arose when drummer Wayne Stokely too seriously ill, eventually being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. “We were devastated, of course, and decided to put off the planned full band ...

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Collateral Sing Lullaby

Securing positive returns, rock band Collateral prepare for the imminent release of a new single in ‘Lullaby’ on Friday 3rd May ahead of their debut album, and an appearance at this year’s  Camden Rocks Festival on Saturday 1st June alongside dates around the country that will take them throughout the year. “‘Lullaby’  is a song that has the basic feeling of the world we all live ...

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Bloodbound – The Warlock’s Trail

Swedish power metal band Bloodbound have brought out a lyric video for ‘The Warlock’s Trail’, a song featured on their latest full length epic, Rise Of The Dragon Empire, available through AFM Records. Rise Of The Dragon Empire is their eighth album, Bloodhound once again teamed up with engineer Jonas Kjellgren who has been responsible for the mix on the ...

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HARBINGER

BLOODSTOCK NEWS: SEVEN MORE BANDS ANNOUNCED

With Game Of Thrones underway and Avengers: Endgame less than a week away, 2019 is throwing all but the kitchen sink our way, which includes even more god damn bands to announce for this Augusts’ Bloodstock Festival of pure metal extravaganza. Coming to Derbyshire are industrial alt rockers, SULPHER who’ve nabbed themselves a Sophie Lancaster stage slot on Friday, along with ...

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Iron Savior Stand Up And Fight

Hamburg power metal act Iron Savior has released a new video single in the shape of ‘Stand Up And Fight’. The track is taken from their recently released tenth album Kill Or Get Killed on AFM Records. The Teutonic band features Piet Sielck (vocals, guitars), Joachim Piesel’ Küstner (guitars), Jan S. Eckert (bass) and Patrick Klose (drums). You can watch ...

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Flat Earth Cover Nirvana

Flat Earth, the band formed by former members of HIM, Amorphis and Polanski have released a new single, a live cover of Nirvana‘s ‘School’. The band’s creative vision was to utilise the heyday of alternative rock while also drawing from a variety of other genres without losing the thread in-between. To that end, they released their debut album None For ...

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The Three Tremors – Bullets For The Damned

Heavy metal trio frontline trio Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens, Sean Peck and Harry Conklin have released The Three Tremors their collaborative debut album on Steel Cartel Records, and in its wake a new video for single ‘Bullets For The Damned’  that premiered on Billboard over in the USA. The CGI-heavy animation features The Three Tremors trading vocal licks on a desolate, ...

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