Dirty Rats – End In Tears (Sliptrick Records)

I'm not sure what it is about Australian rock bands but they all seem to be most adept at producing timeless, down and dirty rock and roll and always from hard working, hard living and hard drinking musicians. Dirty Rats is another in a long line of glorious, time served rock bands specialising in hard..

Iron Mask – Master Of Masters (AFM Records)

Photo: Jens Devos Master Of Masters is the seventh album by the classy Belgian neo-classical power metal outfit Iron Mask and sees another twelve perfectly composed and delivered epic metal songs that further enhance the reputation of this always pleasing rock titan. The band was formed in 2002 by the multi-instrumentalist Dushan Petrossi and has..

HELLOWEEN – kick off pre-order for new single ‘Skyfall’!

Photo: Martin Häusler The sensation was perfect – Helloween, who has sold more than 10 million records worldwide, being one of the most respected German metal bands since 1984, announced their PUMPKINS UNITED WORLD TOUR in 2016.  The media was raving about the TOUR OF THE YEAR, playing 69 shows in 32 countries all over the world. More than..

Dan Reed Network Rescheduled March 2022 UK Tour

Rescheduled March 2022 Co-Headline Tourwith Reckless LovePlus Special Guests Mason Hill Previewing tracks from the forthcoming albumLet's Hear It For The KingTickets on sale via gigantic.com Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Dan Reed Network have rescheduled their  nine-date co-headline UK tour with Reckless Love to March 2022.  All dates will feature special guest Mason Hill. All tickets remain valid  and on sale via www.gigantic.com and www.danreed-network.comThe highly..

Voyager reveal ‘Severomance’ live taken from online show ahead of Australian tour [Season of Mist]

VOYAGER REVEAL LIVE PERFORMANCE OF SEVEROMANCE TAKEN FROM ONLINE SHOW.AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES NOW ON SALEBUY TICKETS TO THE ONLINE SHOWBUY TICKETS TO SEE VOYAGER LIVE IN AUSTRALIA BUY/STREAM COLOURS IN THE SUN Australia's premiere progressive metal act Voyager recently performed an online show, inspired by the legislation that was passed in Australia that prevented them from touring..

Focus 50 Years Anthology 1970-1976 (Red Bullet)

If, like me, you’ve been following Dutch prog masters Focus for the almost all of the 50 years of their existence, you will have had multiple opportunities to buy the back calalogue. Again, like me you may have ‘replaced’ your vinyl copies with CD versions, some released as early as 1987. 2017 saw the Red..