September 21, 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! ūüėĀ

King King – news of tour and new album

King King are pleased to announce the release of their fifth studio album Maverick on Friday 16th October 2020 via Channel 9 Music ‚Äď King King's new independent label. The 10-track album, released on CD, vinyl and various bundles, is available for pre-order from www.kingking.co.uk. In support of this, details of their re-arranged tour are now available (see below). The first single I Will Not..

“A Bit of What You Fancy” – The Quireboys 30th Anniversary Tour, December 2020

Following the announcement of the release of the re-recorded version of their 1990 debut album ¬†A Bit Of What You¬†Fancy¬†‚Äď to celebrate its 30th¬†Anniversary ‚ÄstThe Quireboys¬†will embark on a special UK tour from¬†December 2020 to February 2021, where they will play the classic album in its entirety. To mark this happy event, the Quireboys are..

Barren Womb – Lizard Lounge (Loyal Blood Records)

Barren Womb, a fearsome sonic duo from Finland and Norway, recently launched their latest onslaught of an album, Lizard Lounge, through Loyal Blood Records. The band might just be the hardest working band in the Norwegian underground, touring relentlessly, and offering a slew of releases since their formation in 2011. It's perhaps a simpler job to write..

Joe Bonamassa – second single, news of new album

Ok, the basic story is this - Joe Bonamassa has just released a second single, called When One Door Opens, it's the follow up to the recent A Conversation With Alice, and is the second song taken from his January 2020 recording sessions at Abbey Road Studios, creating a new album for release later in..

Bad Touch – Kiss The Sky (Marshall Records)

New Wave of Classic Rock favourites Bad Touch release their new studio album Kiss The Sky on Friday 19th June 2020. Their fourth album, I would say it's their most complete collection of material to date with the band having gone for a stripped-back no-nonsense production built around what they do best, which is writing..

The Riven – tour news, single due out

Following the success of their self-titled debut album, released last year on The Sign Records, Swedish retro rockers The Riven are back with a new tour planned for the Autumn. New material is also on its way, a follow-up album in the pipeline heralded by the release in August of a new double-A single -..