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Bloodstock 2020

Skindred, Butcher Babies and more announced for BLOODSTOCK 2020

Many of you are at Bloodstock this weekend watching a whole host of rock and metal talent. Bloodstock does a great job being diverse from the big and small acts, the comedic and the serious, bands that bring confetti cannons and then those that bring ALL THE FIRE! With this years festival still in action, Bloodstock HQ have decided to ...

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Demolition Man Back for More

Following his guest appearance on UK Metal trio Black Sheets Of Rain’s recent EP, vocalist Tony Dolan will be making a return appearance on the band’s forthcoming album. Known by nom de plume of “Demolition Man”, Dolan who is renowned for his work with Venom Inc and Atomkraft, contributed guest vocals to the song ‘No Rest’ from their debut EP ...

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Debbie Harry to Receive Outstanding Contribution to Music Award

The Association of Independent Music (AIM) announced their nominee shortlist for September 3rd’s awards ceremony that will take place at The Roundhouse-based ceremony on 3 September, with Bristol punks Idles and blues-pop singer-songwriter Jade Bird leading the nominations. Spanning 10 categories from International Breakthrough to Independent Album of the Year, other nominees include FKA Twigs, Christine and the Queens, Little Simz ...

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Save Ferris: “Things are so different for women now, there’s so many more of us now!” Fireball Tour 2019

If you are in to ska-punk, this side of the 80s, there’s no doubt you have heard of Save Ferris. From contributing to movie soundtracks, to their hits in the 1990s, to their comeback in recent years – there’s something that has caught your attention. Now part of the star-studded Fireball Tour: Save Ferris’ front-woman and founder, Monique Powell, chatted ...

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Allman Betts Band Shining Bright

Following a recent show in London and an appearance Ramblin’ Man Fair, The Allman Betts Band has released single ‘Shinin’’, the second single to be taken from their debut album Down To The River. Featuring Devon Allman (son of Greg Allman) and Duane Betts (son of Dickie Betts), they began pairing up when Betts first turned solo after a touring stint with folk-rockers Dawes ...

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Schattenmann

Schattenmann has released their new album Epidemie on AFM Records. Purveyors of neue Deutsche härte, as pioneered by the likes of Rammstein and Oomph!, they have been promoting themselves under the “NDH 2.0” tag, taking the sub-genre one step further. To this end, singer Frank Herzig, bass player Luke Shook, guitarist Jan Suk and drummer Nils Kinzig have been making moves ...

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New Roses on Glory Road

Their new album Nothing But Wild just released, The New Roses follow their fourth full length record with a fresh new single taken from it, in the second one dealt from the pack, ‘Glory Road’. Espousing a blue collar working class rock ’n’ roll musical vibe  The New Roses declared:  “On Nothing But Wild, we fully concentrated on catchy songs ...

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Wędrowcy~tułacze~zbiegi

Polish band Wędrowcy~tułacze~zbiegi have released their sophomore album Marynistyka Suchego Lądu. Available on 12” vinyl, digital platforms and CD, It follows their 2017 EP Korpus Czechosłowacki and debut album Światu jest wszystko jedno from 2016. Tracks featured on the new album are  ‘Starganiec’, ‘Reta’ ‘…’, ‘Sucha Góra’, ‘Czarnożyły’, ‘Na górze Ciemno’, ‘Żelazo’, ‘Revekol’ and  ‘Hoburgsgubben 10140’. You can watch the video ...

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New Music Monday: Conradine unleash debut track ‘Naive’

Made up of vocalist Amie Conradine, guitarists Adam Atkins and Mike Bowley, along with drummer Joe Bills – Conradine are possibly the freshest band you need to hear. Releasing their debut track ‘Naivie’ (below) on YouTube and other services. Front-woman Amie had this to say: “We wanted our first release to show how varied our musical influences are, that’s why ...

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Sinner’s Fiesta

 German heavy metal act Sinner will release their latest album Santa Muerte on 13th September through AFM Records, but pre-empting that they have issued new single ‘Fiesta Y Copas’. 35 years into a music career, with over a dozen studio albums, plus live recordings and compilations, the band remain lead by  vocalist and bass player Mat Sinner, alongside Tom Naumann and ...

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