December 3, 2020

Author: Richard Proctor

Former reviewer in the CRS "Rock Society" magazine. Formative music years were the 70's, from psychedelia, folk-rock, blues-rock, heavy rock, punkdom, New Wave through to Indie. I love pretty much all rock music, .... I just don't do soul and disco! 😁

Iconic Eye Release ‘Back From Behind The Sun’ EP and single

Photo: Rob Billingham ICONIC EYE RELEASE NEW EP BACK FROM BEHIND THE SUNON FRIDAY 4th DECEMBER 2020PRE-ORDER THE EP FROM – https://iconiceyemusic.com/new-ep NEW SINGLE BACK FROM BEHIND THE SUNRELEASED FRIDAY NOVEMBER 6th, 2020 Critically acclaimed British rock band Iconic Eye are pleased to confirm that Janey Smith, previously known as Janey Bombshell, is their new lead singer. She makes..

Ukrainian Occult Rock Trio Sinoptik seek enlightenment in video single ‘Black Soul Man’. [Independent]

Sinoptik's new album coming 2021 - stay tuned for further announcements. FFO: Pink Floyd, Black Sabbath, Jimi Hendrix WHAT THE MEDIA SAY  "This is your best bet... well-produced, & I can't help but think "Jimi Hendrix Experience", but with a 21st Century DYNAMO vibe." Dick Metcalf, Editor, Contemporary Fusion Reviews "Sounds a bit like the Chemical Brothers..

King King release new single ‘Dance Together’ & move album release date

RELEASE NEW SINGLE "DANCE TOGETHER"ON FRIDAY 6TH NOVEMBER 2020 TAKEN FROM THE NEW ALBUM "MAVERICK"RELEASED FRIDAY 27TH NOVEMBER 2020 ON COLOURED VINYL, CD & DIGITAL DOWNLOAD PRE-ORDER FROM WWW.KINGKING.CO.UK King King have to move the release date of their new album ‘Maverick’ to Friday 27th November 2020. To mark the previous release of their new album, King King release their..

Scaphoid – Absent Passages (Shunure records)

Four years after a promising debut EP, the Austin (Texas) prog-metal/post-rock artist Scaphoid returns with Absent Passages, revealing a musically dexterous, hugely skillful and fascinating soundscape that flows freely between aggression and atmosphere, from incendiary roar to infectious groove to intoxicating delicacy. Each track is impeccably composed and, allied to a scintillatingly clean production, this..

H.E.A.T. ANNOUNCE NEW FRONTMAN – AND 2021 TOUR

UK AND EUROPEAN 2021 TOUR DATES “The Lord giveth and the Lord taketh away!” Swedish rock band H.E.A.T have today announced that lead singer Erik Grönwall will be leaving the band, and that his replacement will be original H.E.A.T vocalist Kenny Leckremo.  The news comes after the success of the band's critically acclaimed sixth studio album H.E.A.T II which featured..

Vambo – Debut Album re-released (Deluxe version)

Vambo are re-releasing their powerful self-titled debut in a deluxe package, amazingly called Vambo Deluxe, with five bonus tracks including a live recording of the Deep Purple classic Burn. The album comes out on 6th November, the single Fast Car is already out, they're both on Goliath Records, via Universal Music. With the addition of..

Molly Karloff release new single ‘Do It Again’ on 23 October

NEW SINGLE 'DO IT AGAIN' REMIXED BY ROMESH DODANGODA, NOW RELEASED (FRIDAY 23 OCTOBER 2020) NOW AVAILABLE TO PRE-SAVE FROM http://smarturl.it/mollykarloffdoitTAKEN FROM THE 'SUPERNATURALATION' EP AVAILABLE FROMmollykarloff.com Molly Karloff, the hard-hitting, British hard-rock power trio release their new single "Do It Again" from their critically acclaimed EP, "Supernaturalation" on 23 October 2020. The single and the EP..

Kimono Drag Queens – Songs Of Worship (Copper Feast Records)

Wow! I have to confess, I got it into my head this lot would be over-the-top exhibitionist glam-rockers (or something like that).....how humungously wrong can you be!! Kimono Drag Queens are a psychedelic/World Music seven-piece with musical influences spanning continents, decades, genres...you name it. With a focus on great rhythmic syncopation linked to intricate arrangements, they’ve..