Dreamtide – Drama Dust Dream (Pride & Joy Music)

The German hard rock/heavy metal band Dreamtide was formed in Hannover in 2000 by the Fair Warning guitarist Helge Engelke and he brought in a talented team of musicians to bring the project to life with vocalist Olaf Senkbeil (ex-Jacks Hammer), drummer CC Behrens (Fair Warning/Silent Circle), keyboard player Torsten Luederwaldt and bassist Ole Hempelmann..

Fairport Convention – Union Chapel, London (2 March 2023)

Photos: Paul Whimpenny & Catia Spalletta The word ‘legendary’ gets thrown around casually in the music business these days but there’s absolutely no doubt that Fairport Convention are true legends of the British folk-rock scene. Its band members are almost a who’s who of British folk-rock music – Richard Thompson, Sandy Denny, Dave Swarbrick, Simon..

MACABRE | celebrate 30th anniversary of Sinister Slaughter with re-issues on April 14th

Chicago legends of murder metal/death metal MACABRE released their second full-length album Sinister Slaughter in 1993 via Nuclear Blast. This April marks the 30th anniversary and what better way to celebrate than reissues of the iconic album, available in CD, 3 vinyl variants, and a red cassette. Don't miss your chance to add the physical format to your collection on April 14th! Sinister..

Electric Mob – 2 Make U Cry & DancE (Frontiers Music)

I was mightily impressed by Electric Mob's debut album Discharge which was unleashed on an unsuspecting world in 2020 and what a killer introduction it was to a tremendously powerful and high intensity hard rock band from Brazil. They are an enthusiastic and full-on rock and roll band with a sound derived from American blues..

CRADLE OF FILTH Reveals New Track “She is a Fire” + Announces First Live Album in 20 Years, “Trouble And Their Double Lives”

Photo: Annie Atlasman. As fans anxiously await the studio follow up to CRADLE OF FILTH's highly-acclaimed 2021 full-length album, Existence Is Futile, the extreme metal legends led by iconic frontman Dani Filth have unleashed a thirst-quencher of epic proportions - their first live album to be released in over 20 years, Trouble And Their Double Lives, set for..

Connor Selby – The Interview

The British Blues boom of the 1960s was a cultural phenomenon, pioneered by such luminaries as John Mayall, guitarist Alexis Korner and his harp-playing musical partner Cyril Davies, and powered into the stratosphere by Eric Clapton and the Rolling Stones. A massive inundation of pub rock acts followed in the ‘70s, but the movement was..

Barclay James Harvest – Once Again (Cherry Red / Esoteric)

Once Again is undoubtedly an essential album in any rock fan’s collection, so this box set is an opportunity for younger rock enthusiasts to discover one of the hidden classics or for seasoned admirers to jump in……once again. Over recent years Esoteric have been doing a fabulous job of remastering, remixing and issuing comprehensive editions..

Joe Bonamassa releases “Known Unknowns” single from new live album “Tales of Time”

Blues-Rock Superstar Joe Bonamassa Expresses The Pain Of Love Gone Wrong On Brilliant Live Rendition of "Known Unknowns"The live performance is featured on 'Tales Of Time,' Bonamassa's groundbreaking live performance from the iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre, out 4/14 via J&R Adventures in CD, DVD, and Blu-ray formatsWatch the live performance video below, and stream "Known..