Tag Archives: modern rock

Wille & The Bandits Return with New Line-up in 2020

Wille & The Bandits return in 2020 with a brand-new line up, expanding their sound as they move from a trio to a four piece. The band will now feature a Hammond organ player, a second guitar as well as 3-way vocal harmonies when they tour afresh. Vocalist and guitarist Wille Edwards continues to lead the roast with the addition ...

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A Life Divided by Addiction

A Life Divided featuring vocalist Jürgen Plangger and songwriter/producer Erik Damköhler release their new single ‘Addicted‘, the second track taken from new album, Echoes, due for release on 31st January. “It was during the 80s when we first came into contact with music. At that time, I bought my first Adidas Allround sneakers, let my hair grow and played the ...

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Wille & The Bandits Gunning for More

Recently returned from their first American tour, Wille & The Bandits will be travelling the length and breadth of the UK on another not-to-be missed tour in the new year. Paving the way the band has released a new single, ‘Victim Of The Night’, taken from their critically acclaimed album Paths. As evidenced on Paths, Wille & The Bandits take ...

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Glitter Machine Take the Pain

Glitter Machine drop their second single ‘Take The Pain’ from their debut album, Hanging Out For Fame, on 2nd August. Formed in 2018, by vocalist and guitarist John McKeown, who’d previously toured Europe with The Stereophonics in his former band Hero, alongside other industry stalwarts Rik Hornby (bass), Paul Stone (drums) and Dominic McGuiness (guitar) with influences ranging from Iggy ...

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Aaron Buchanan & The Cult Classics – The Man With Stars On His Knees (Special Edition)

“Think Soundgarden. Think Muse,” was the suggestion offered when former Heaven’s Basement vocalist Aaron Buchanan began describing this his new band. More some Faustian pact between The Manic Street Preachers and The Darkness possibly; to be more specific let’s accept the initial flamboyant outrage that latter act presented the mainstream listener with and suggest their intent to be to go ...

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Glitter Machine Going Live

Who or what is or are Glitter Machine? A band apparently. One with around 228,000 views of their debut single ‘Blackbird’ on Youtube. Loud music, raw vocals, searing guitars, driving bass, and thumping drums. “The band say: “We make music….. Music is what we do.” But will such mystery live up to expectations? You can investigate for yourselves as Glitter ...

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Piston Fire off… One More Day

It’s ‘One More Day’ from five-piece rock ‘n’ roll engine Piston having recently completed a series of dates throughout the UK and releasing their latest single, ahead of a full length album debut later in the year, and a “’One More Day’ is about learning to trust in the natural progression of life,” said vocalist Rob about the single, “We can’t turn ...

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Kaleb McKane Supporting Uli Jon Roth

Kaleb McKane has been announced as the special guest on former Scorpions guitarist Uli Jon Roth’s forthcoming UK tour.  Guitarist, multi-instrumentalist and singer McKane recently released his first EP, Universe in Reverse,  and will follow that up on 2019 with his debut album. The three track EP was  produced by Miles James (Michael Kiwanuka, Emile ande) and mastered by Gavin Lurssen (Foo ...

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Hollowstar Have Their Say 

Cambridgeshire-based rock band Hollowstar have just released a new single ‘All I Gotta Say’ ahead of some heavy duty touring that will see them active throughout the year. ‘All I Gotta Say’ follows their successful EP debut, Some Things Matter, and typifies the band’s foundation of classic rock combined with solid lyrics applied as a succinct form of storytelling. Musically, their influences of Blackstone ...

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Templeton Pek Are Watching The World Come Undone

Birmingham band Templeton Pek have just released their new album Watching The World Come Undone on Drakkar Records. Neal Mitchell (vocals, bass), Kev Green (guitar, vocals) and Simon Barford (drums) got together back in 2005, and in line with classic punk traditions, they decided to channel their discontent over social grievances into their music to address the growing injustice in ...

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