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Jared James Nichols

Jared James Nichols at Ramblin’ Man Fair – “Black Magic is direct, raw, straight to the point”

Wisconsin-born, Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter and red-hot blues guitarist, Jared James Nichols returns this October with a new album Black Magic. He fronts a “power-trio” under his own name, with sounds based around the raw vision of late 1960s & early 1970s hard-rocking blues outfits such as Cream and Mountain. Over the last four years,  Jared James has shared stages with ...

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Michael Schenker Fest Live

Michael Schenker Fest Live Toyko (2 CD + DVD)

‘Searching For Freedom’ plays over the PA over and the Japanese audience rises and politely as cameras roll around the impressive looking International Forum on the evening of August 24th 2016. Then like some Teutonic trickster god transported into the heart of the rising sun Michael Schenker stands before them centre stage, arms raised as he calls out “Hello, Toyko… ...

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DVD Review: Michael Schenker’s Temple Of Rock – On A Mission: Live In Madrid

German guitar maestro Michael Schenker sat beside me in January 2016 with a handwritten set of New Year’s resolutions that went something along the lines of: (1) Ensure Temple of Rock UK Tour is so good we leave them begging for more, (2) Release live DVD recorded in Spain so the rest of the world can see it and beg ...

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Michael Schenker. Photo © Lisa Billingham of Billibee Creative.

Michael Schenker and the Temple of Rock — Live at the Robin 2 Bilston

The “Blonde Bomber” burst onto the Robin 2 Bilston stage last night (20 January 2016) to impress and excite fans on the first leg of his “Spirit” mission in the UK. He’s a modern evangelical white-priest … Armed only with his trusty flying V and a superlative talent … He is spreading the joy of music (through pure expression) from ...

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Michael Schenker’s Temple Of Rock release double A-side to celebrate UK tour

After rocking us in to the New Year with his ‘Rock-many’ this year, Michael Schenker is heading on the road for his UK with Temple Of Rock. To celebrate Schenker has announced the release of a new double a-side single of the tracks ‘Rock City’ and ‘Good Times‘. The tracks are taken from Michael’s new album ‘Spirit On A Mission’, which ...

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Michael Schenker & Me…

On Friday 13th October 1307 in Paris, France those of the order of the Knights Templars were arrested and later hanged, under the connivance of a cash-hungry King Phillip and his papal puppet, Pope Clement V. On Friday 13th November 2015 in Paris, France around twice as many people have been killed; gunned down and bombed, this time terrorists have ...

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Saxon at Hard Rock Hell 2015 by Lisa Billingham of Billibee

Hard Rock Hell A Hard Rocker’s Heaven

Hosted at Hafan Y Mor holiday park in North Wales, Hard Rock Hell is on the more glamorous side of the rock and metal festival events calendar, with either a holiday home caravan or apartment as accommodation for the weekend. Given the weather, not only in Wales but for the time of year in general, the solid abode was welcome; ...

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Michael Schenker’s Temple of Rock announce 2016 UK Tour

Armed and ready, legendary guitarist Michael Schenker returns to the UK for a nationwide tour in January 2016, hitting the stage of The Robin 2 in Wolverhampton on Wednesday January 20th and heading out to all points in between throughout the month, with tickets available now. Schenker will again be performing with his Temple of Rock band, playing highlights from ...

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Schenker Temple of Rock Spirit on a Mission

Review: Michael Schenker’s Temple of Rock – Spirit On A Mission

Michael Schenker’s Temple of Rock are shaping up into the kind of tight, hot combo MSG never quite were.  We can argue how much ‘Lost Horizons’ would influence the epic nature of Iron Maiden’s music, and in hindsight see that  ‘Captain Nemo’  helped birth all those guitar shredders that littered the 90s music scene, but cohesively, as a band, the ...

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Black Label Society will headline Thursday at Hard Rock Hell 9!

Wow, what an announcement! – Following huge fan demand, Black Label Society will be playing the HRH stage alongside Saxon and UFO. The festival that takes place this November will also play host to Scorpion Child, Crowbot, The Scams, and more! See the full line-up in the poster below. With a many more acts to be announced, and Hard Rock Hell always providing ...

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