Sunday, March 3, 2024

Ihsahn: A self-titled masterpiece

The self-titled album is typically indicative of introduction or reinvention. Since his days in Emperor and his near flawless solo career Ihsahn is no...

Rear Naked Choke – American Screams

Drowning Poll's CJ Pierce produced Rear Naked Choke’s debut album and is back again in a supervisory role here for their new EP, American...

Steve Hackett – The Circus and the Nightwhale

Whatever else can be said about Steve Hackett, being workshy isn’t one of them. On top of prodigious touring across the world, since 2019,...

K’MONO – Mind out of Mind

K’mono hail from Minneapolis and specialises in what I can only term playful, engrossing, and energetic prog rock with more light and shade to...


Whenever someone asks me to label, categorise, or describe just what exactly the unique (and uniquely talented) Swedish act known as Alfahanne is and...
The Devils

The Devils – Let The World Burn Down

Since their debut album, Sin You Sinners, which was crammed with sub-three-minute punk-ish rock with panache and titles such as the raucous ‘Coitus Interuptus...
Morbid Saint

Morbid Saint signal a triumphant return with Swallowed By Hell

Morbid Saint have been absent from the scene for quite some time but their latest record, Swallowed By Hell, heralds the triumphant return of...
Wishbone Ash

The Legendary Wishbone Ash came to Oslo and Conquered

On a typically cold and windswept January night in Oslo, the exceptionally talented rockers Wishbone Ash came to Norway’s capital city on their glorious...

Buckcherry hit ‘Vol. 10’ on 25th-anniversary tour

Celebrating 25 years on the road, Buckcherry stopped off in Manchester to party like it was 1999 all over again. Dear Superstar opened the bill...

Rat Rod Seek New Singer

After five years, Philadelphia based hard rock outfit Rat Rod and frontman Mike Smith have gone their separate ways.Smith departed the band to take...