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Ace Frehley - Anomaly

Review: Ace Frehley – Anomaly

Legendary guitarist Ace Frehley surely needs no introduction. Following his exit from KISS the second time around, he bounced back and unleashed a rather bombastic and hard-hitting album entitled Anomaly, marking a return to form in the sense that Frehley had not recorded any tunes of his own for roughly twenty years when he went into the studio to put ...

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Joe Satriani Reveals What Happens Next

Guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani’s profile is set to skyrocket as a number of projects take flight over the next few months. These include a new instrumental album, What Happens Next, a new G3 tour over in the USA, plus documentaries and memoirs. What Happens Next will be Satriani’s sixteenth solo album and is scheduled to be released on 12th January 2018 through ...

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Saxon Release Deluxe Best of Anthology

Saxon – Decade Of The Eagle is a new deluxe anthology featuring 34 tracks, that looks back at  Saxon’s first decade as they built their reputation across heavy metal’s landscape. It will be released on 17th November through BMG. Decade Of The Eagle spans the band’s first nine albums and during which time they notched up five top 40 albums and ...

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Bob Kulick Reveals Skeletons in the Closet

KISS, Meat Loaf, Lou Reed and W.A.S.P. are among the bands and solo artists guitarist and producer Bob Kulick has played with.  Now after 50 years in the music business he has released his first solo album, Skeletons In The Closet, available through Vanity Music. “I started writing new music in 2015 which then turned-into songs co-written with my former ...

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Symetria Release Debut Album

Old school metal is alive and well, with newcomers Symetria having released their eponymous debut album on Tripsquad Records. Vocalist Vince Santonastaso and guitarist Kevin Gust met through a Craigslist advertisement and ended up playing in a heavy metal covers band. Santonastaso however wanted more from life and when he left Cust followed him out the door and gave an ...

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Stormbringer – Through These Eyes Single & Video

Northants rockers Stormbringer have released new single ‘Through These Eyes’ taken from their forthcoming third album Born Of A Dying Breed due out on November 3rd from Attic Records. They have also released an accompanying lyric video, as featured on this page that you can view and listen to.  Stormbringer came together during the summer of 2011 to mix classic rock ...

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New Danzig Single & Video: Last Ride

Danzig has released a new single ‘Last Ride’ taken from Black Laden Crown, what is his first album of all new material in seven years. There’s also a video out, directed by the man himself. Following a reunion of the classic Misfits lineup, where record numbers turned up for last year’s Riot Fest in Denver and Chicago, as well as ...

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Black Country Communion announce new album ‘BCCIV’

Black Country Communion have announced they will play two exclusive concerts in Europe in January 2018 to support the release of their forthcoming new album BCCIV due on Friday 22nd September, with ‘Collide’ the first single taken from it alongside a music video just released. The band will hit the Black Country to play Wolverhampton Civic Hall on Tuesday 2nd January and then take the ...

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Orden Ogan – Gunman

Orden Ogan have released the video single ‘Gunman’ from new parent album Gunmen, released through AFM Records. It comes two years after the German power metal band’s fourth studio album, Ravenhead, which reached #16 in the German charts. The band took their name in 1997, and it roughly translates as “The Order of Fear,” taken from the German for “order” and ...

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The Iron Maidens announce UK live dates

Following their 2016 UK debut, all-female tribute band The Iron Maiden return to our shores in October, and not only taking in the capital city as part of a five date tour. Front woman Kirsten Rosenberg can’t hide her excitement: ‘Having played the UK last year – And even getting to meet some of the original members of Iron Maiden ...

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