Tankard – Hymns For The Drunk

Thrash metal with humour comes in the form of Germany’s Tankard who’ve been going strong since 1982, have a “best of” Hymns For The Drunk, on January 12th 2018 Through AFM Records. Featuring Andreas (Gerre) Geremia on vocals, Andreas Gutjahr on guitar, Frank Thorwarth on bass, and Olaf Zissel on drums, for the last three decades the cult heroes have been ...

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Exclusive: Heading for the Sun with Stray Train!

Last year Stray Train were out on tour with blues rock favourites Blues Pills before playing various festivals around Europe including Resurrectino Festival (Spain) and Motörcity (Slovenia) in support of their critically acclaimed album Monkey; which RAMzine described as defiant and bold Blues Rock! After a successful year Stray Train now bring to us their first official video, in the form of ‘Heading for the Sun‘ taken ...

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Outlaws & Moonshine – Devil In The Moonshine

The re-emergence of Southern Rock finds Indianapolis based outfit Outlaws & Moonshine throwing their hat in the ring to unveil their first full album, Devil in the Moonshine. Following their independently released debut EP, 1919 in 2015, Beau Van (lead vocals, guitars), Mike Back (guitars, vocals), Travis (slide guitar), Chris Van (bass, vocals) and Eric Piper (drums, percussion) toured across ...

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Video Of The Week: Perturbator ‘Venger’

What’s this? Is this rock? Is it metal? Maybe not … but what if I told you Perturbator, aka James Kent, has been the guitarist in several black metal bands and played the Dogtooth stage at this year’s Download festival? Also, his music sounds amazing. So this week’s video of the week is the new track by Perturbator ‘Venger’ featuring ...

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Avatar have a very special message from the King…

The King has blessed us with this very special message: That’s right – the dark and twisted circus that is Avatar are touring the world. Most notably a UK date: 16/03 London, UK Islington Assembly Hall This is in conjunction with their new album Avatar Country on 26 January 2018, via Century Media Records. Tracklisting for Avatar Country is as follows: ...

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Kilbey Kennedy Release Glow & Fade

Kilbey Kennedy’s fifth album Glow And Fade celebrates a decade of collaborations from Antipodean musicians Steve Kilbey and Martin Kennedy, and will become available on the 24th November through Golden Robot Records. If the names appear not too familiar on UK shores, their credentials speak highly of their work, and in the case of Kennedy his music must certainly have ...

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Steve Hackett’s Wuthering Nights: Live in Birmingham Due!

In January 1977, Genesis followed opening dates at the Rainbow in London by playing two nights at Birmingham Odeon where they featured tracks from their new hit vinyl release Wind & Wuthering. In January next year their former guitarist Steve Hackett will release Wuthering Nights: Live in Birmingham, filmed during his solo band’s performance at the prestigious Birmingham Symphony Hall. ...

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Chuck Mosley, former Faith No More front-man, dies aged 57

Charles ‘Chuck; Henry Mosley III, the former lead vocalist for Faith No More, died on Thursday 9th of November aged 57. His family released the following statement: “After a long period of sobriety, Charles Henry Mosley III lost his life, on November 9th, 2017, due to the disease of addiction. We’re sharing the manner in which he passed, in the ...

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Download 2018: Guns N Roses and Avenged Sevenfold announced as headliners

If Ozzy Osbourne himself wasn’t exciting enough for next year’s Download –  Both Avenged Sevenfold and Guns N Roses have been announced as for the 2018 festival. Although Guns N Roses have played Download Festival in 2006, this is the first time the ‘classic’ line-up including Slash, Duff McKagen et al, have played Donnington Park since 1988 (as part of ...

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Dan Patlansky – New Album & Tour News

Dan Patlansky has a new album Perfection Kills, released on Friday 2nd February 2018 ahead of six headline concerts in March. Not that the South African award-winning guitarist and songwriter is taking it easy this side of Christmas as he’s currently out on tour supporting Joanne Shaw Taylor and will releasing new single ‘Dog Day’.  Perfection Kills was recorded at ...

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