Tag Archives: blues rock

The Music Of Cream – 50th Anniversary World Tour

Paying homage to the music and legacy that was rock’s first super group Cream, the sons of Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker, along with the nephew of Eric Clapton celebrate 50 years since that band’s farewell UK concert at the Royal Albert Hall in London on November 26, 1968 with a four date UK tour, starting at the Glasgow O2 Academy on Friday 23rd November. Having already ...

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Bad Flowers & Federal Charm Co-headline Planet Rock Tour

Midlands based hard rock band, The Bad Flowers and Stockport-based blues rockers Federal Charm will co-headline a Planet Rock Presents UK tour this September. Tickets go on sale today at 9am from Planet Rock and both The Bad Flowers and Federal Charm’s own websites. The Bad Flowers feature Tom Leighton (vocals, guitar), Dale Bollard Tonks (bass) and Karl Selickis (drums). They were named as one of Planet Rock Radio’s “Ones To Watch” with heavy radio airplay ...

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King King Win 3 UK Blues Awards

Britain’s No. 1 blues rock band King King added to their already impressive collection of awards on Saturday 19th May by receiving another three in the UK Blues Awards held at Worthing Pavilion. The band received the awards for Blues Band of the Year, Blues Album of the Year for Exile & Grace and singer/guitarist Alan Nimmo won Blues Songwriter ...

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Joe Bonamassa

Joe Bonamassa – British Blues Explosion

The swinging sixties was a train ride away and a cultural milieu too far from the Surrey Delta, an expression latterly picked up when everyone realised that this little patch of England had been the birthplace of so many of the primary exponents of the British rhythm and blues scene, from groups like The Rolling Stones and The Yardbirds to ...

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Voice of Rock’s Special Guest… Laurence Jones

Currently touring the UK on his own in promotion of his new album, The Truth, the award-winning Laurence Jones has been announced as special guest on the Glenn Hughes Performs Classic Deep Purple Live nationwide tour this coming October. “It is an honour to be special guest on Glenn Hughes’ Classic Deep Purple Live UK tour this October,” said the young ...

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New Videos & More UK Shows from Bonamassa

Ahead of his upcoming British Blues Explosion Live album to be released on 18th May, Grammy-nominated blues rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa has just released a video featuring the song ‘Plynth (Water Down The Drain)’ while announcing further UK concerts for later in the year. Bonamassa’s appearance at the London, Hampton Court Palace Festival  on Tuesday 12th June has  long since ...

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Rose Tattoo & Girlschool Anniversary Party 2018

High octane Aussie rockers  Rose Tattoo have this year mapped out for them with their Blood Brothers 2018 tour taking them round the world with a pit stop in the UK where they’ll be having the formidable support of Girlschool. The tour coincides with the bonus reissue edition of their Blood Brothers album on 18th May through Golden Robot Records. First released in ...

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Sunshine Of Your Love – A Tribute To Jack Bruce

Had he lived the great Jack Bruce would have been 75 on the 14th May this year. In a celebration of his life and work there will be a gathering of fans, family and the famous at the Curzon Mayfair in London on that date for a very special debut, the screening of Sunshine Of Your Love – Tribute Concert. ...

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The Ugly Kings – Black Widow 

‘Black Widow’ is the brand new single from Australia’s The Ugly Kings. It is the second track released from their debut album Darkness Is My Home that will be released on 13th April through Kozmik Artifactz. The song has been described as “a song bowing under the unfettered weight of the band’s unique rich, dark, melancholic and twisted blues rock”. And that’s not ...

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Steve Hill

Steve Hill – The One-Man Blues Rock Band

Steve Hill releases a new 14 track live album, The One-Man Blues Rock Band, on Manhaton Records in the UK on Friday 11th May. “The one-man band style has made Steve Hill the top star in the Canadian blues scene right now,” said Bob Mersereau of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, regarding the performer playing guitar, drums and whatever comes to hand as ...

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