Tag Archives: School of Hard Knocks

Byford Cancels UK & European Tour Dates

Following a number of similar cancellations in the last couple of weeks, Biff Byford has announced the cancellation of his UK tour that was due this coming April and May. The cancellation is mainly due to low ticket sales, that may or may not have been affected by the current worldwide Covid 19 virus pandemic, a reason given as the ...

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Scarborough Fair & Beyond

Having just released his debut solo album, Saxon frontman Biff Byford will be taking School of Hard Knocks for an airing on the road, in a tour of two halves, filled with both chat and live music. Prior to the tour, Byford has released a cover of the classic folk song ‘Scarborough Fair’ as his latest single. Movingly world weary ...

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Byford’s Valentine Wish

“Happy Valentine’s Day!” declared Saxon vocalist Biff Byford on 14th February when he released his new solo single, aptly titled ‘Me And You’. “I wrote this song for my wife and our 25th anniversary but I think it can be for anybody who’s in a relationship,” he continued. “We all have anniversaries and memories, not my usual style of song ...

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Byford’s Backstreet Confessions

Biff Byford has released the second single and title track from his debut solo album, School of Hard Knocks. The Saxon front man has also released a video to accompany the single, wherein he relates the experiences of growing up in a Northern working-class background and the choices he made to climb rock’s ladder towards fame and glory. Visually we ...

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Biff Byford’s School of Hard Knocks

Saxon’s legendary frontman, Biff Byford will release his first ever solo album School of Hard Knocks on 21st February through Silver Lining Music, and it features a number of guest appearances from the world of rock. This welcome news comes during the singer’s current recuperation following heart surgery. An aural storybook from the heavy metal bard it highlights both his ...

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