CARAVAN – It’s None Of Your Business (Madfish)

Following hot on the heels of their recently released 37-disc box set, Caravan release their first studio album since 2013’s Paradise Filter, a collection of nine songs plus a short instrumental; an album the band claim is mainly influenced by ‘the restrictions imposed on society over the past eighteen months.’ None Of Your Business was,..

LORDI releases new song ‘Abracadaver’, out now on AFM Records

LORDI doing Thrash Metal? After 2020’s KILLECTION already featured a song ABRACADAVER is a whole album full of '90s Speed and Thrash metal inspired songs. Heavy riffs are guaranteed to make every fan of Sepultura, Kreator or Anthrax bang their head to the fast-paced rhythm. Certainly an album full of songs guaranteed to create giant mosh..

BLOODSTOCK 2022 adds 12, including 2 Sophie Lancaster stage headliners

After the biggest and most successful BLOODSTOCK to date this year, a certified triumph in the face of adversity, BLOODSTOCK’s 2022 event is off to a flying start with all VIP, discounted early bird tickets and campervan passes sold out in record time! Standard tickets are in the ticket store now ready to find their homes, so don’t snooze on ‘22’s..

HEILUNG proudly present their own created mead & beer

Enigmatic world music outfit HEILUNG are proud to announce their personal created limited edition mead and beer! The special developed brews are now available. HEILUNG comment: "It´s feasting time! We wish you all a pleasant autumn equinox , the time where we reap what we have sown and enjoy the bounty of the harvest. This year, we have..

‘Ritchie Blackmore by Ross Halfin’ from Rufus Publications, on pre-sale from Wednesday, 29 September

Photo credit: Ross Halfin Rufus Publications and Ross Halfin are proud to present a new, limited edition book Ritchie Blackmore featuring hundreds of unseen images from Ross' extensive library. Ritchie Blackmore, from Deep Purple through to Rainbow and now Blackmore's Night is one of our most influential guitarists and Ross started photographing him and Rainbow from 1980 onwards...

Himmellegeme – Variola Vera (Karisma Records)

So much for the difficult sophomore album, this is a classic! What a wonderful find this one is. This is a band from Bergen that has been rather casually labelled psychedelic but that would be a potentially misleading definition. Yes, there are echoes here of the psychedelic revival of recent years, but this is mixed..

Robin Red – Robin Red (Frontiers Music)

This is the debut album by Swedish rock vocalist Robin Red who you may know as the singer with the Swedish melodic rock band Degreed. He has now released his debut solo album which has a definite Degreed feel about it but this is only to be expected given his wonderful voice which is so..