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Anchor Lane – Casino

A smooth voice sings out “You said it all with ‘Blood & Irony’ and I’m not what you want me to be” in near repeat over an oddball bassline before the rest of the band come crashing in to follow suit on this opening number. Constant and near-mesmeric, then just before you think it’s going on like a broken record ...

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Anchor Lane Sing Out Loud

Scottish rock band Anchor Lane took time out ahead of the release of their debut album, Casino, to discuss the rock & roll hopes, dreams, along with some of the concerns they have about modern life; ones that worked their way into some of the songs on the album. Despite which, the overall sound they create if defiantly upbeat. You’ve ...

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Anchor Lane’s Casino

Available from all major digital and streaming services is the title track from Scottish rock band Anchor Lane as the secondsingle to be lifted fromtheir debut album Casino that will be officially released Friday 31st January next year. The album’s title is a metaphor for the ever-changing music industry,” explained bass player Matthew Quigley. “We called the album Casino because ...

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BLACK STAR RIDERS

Black Star Riders reveal details on new album ‘Another State Of Grace’

Ahead of their UK tour, Irish hard-rockers Black Star Riders have given us more details on their upcoming album Another State Of Grace. Released September 6th via Nuclear Blast, Another State Of Grace is the first album to feature new drummer Chad Szeliga (best known for his work with Black Label Society) and former Stone Sour guitarist Christian Martucci. The ...

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BLACK STAR RIDERS

Interview with BLACK STAR RIDERS at Ramblin’ Man Fair

BLACK STAR RIDERS were formed in 2012 by four members of Thin Lizzy – Scott Gorham, Ricky Warwick, Damon Johnson and bassist Marco Mendoza – plus former Megadeth and Alice Cooper drummer Jimmy DeGrasso. The band’s debut album All Hell Breaks Loose” was released in 2013, and attained universal approval with a follow-up album, The Killer Instinct released in February ...

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Black Star Riders announce huge UK & Ireland tour for 2017

The boys are back town again… In support of their much anticipated new album ‘Heavy Fire’, hard rockers Black Star Riders have announced an extensive UK and Ireland tour. Vocalist/guitarist Ricky Warwick had this to say: “It seems like ages since we did the Leppard / Whitesnake tour so we are all really looking forward to be back out on ...

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Review: Ricky Warwick – When Patsy Cline was Crazy (And Guy Mitchell Sang the Blues)/Hearts on Trees

Ricky Warwick should be a man that needs no introduction, especially among those that are fans of classic rock. To those that are not aware of who he is, this is the man that took the lead vocalist spot in the final version of Thin Lizzy (and technically still is with the few special one off shows coming up), the ...

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Ricky Warwick and The Fighting Hearts announce new material

The voice behind the final generation of Thin Lizzy and frontman for the superb Irish rockers Black Star Riders announces his solo project, leading off with opening single ‘The Road to Damascus Street’. Set to release a double album, ‘When Patsy Cline Was Crazy (and Guy Mitchell Sang the Blues) and unplugged ‘Hearts on Trees’ come February 26th 2016 via ...

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Interview with Black Star Riders at Download Festival

We caught up with Ricky Warwick (Vocals/Guitar) and Jimmy DeGrasso (Drums) of Black Star Riders at Download Festival 2015. Following on from our interview with Damon in February we re-visit the subject of record sales, and expand upon some of the issues in the music industry today. “Budgets are not what they used to be, there used to be huge ...

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Black Star Riders post two accoustic tracks

Black Star Riders have released accoustic versions of tracks from their new album, The Killer Instinct. Guitarist Damon Johnson and vocalist Ricky Warwick feature in the new videos showcasing stripped down renditions of The Killer Instinct and Finest Hour recorded in NYC in January. Check them out below! The Killer Instinct is available now via Nuclear Blast Records. Check out ...

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