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! 😁

Candlemass release ‘Green Valley Live’ lockdown show

PEACEVILLE TO RELEASE CANDLEMASS GREEN VALLEY (LIVE) ON 7TH MAY 2021THE SWEDISH DOOM METAL GODS PERFORM THEIR CLASSIC TRACKS DURING LOCKDOWN. INCLUDES 'WELL OF SOULS', 'BEWITCHED' & MORE  After over 35 years of existence, Candlemass still stand tall as true heavy metal greats & kings of doom, in the footsteps of their influences, Black Sabbath. The band is..

Acolyte harbour ‘Resentment’ in new song where classic prog and modern metal collide

Classic 70's synths denoting the past, and Modern Metal riffs painting the future collide in this powerful new offering from Melbourne's Acolyte. ACOLYTE'S ALBUM 'ENTROPY' OUT MAY 14TH 2021 PRE-ORDER NOW VIA WILD THING RECORDS AND BLOOD BLAST DISTRIBUTION Acolyte listens to: Dead Can Dance, Porcupine Tree, Opeth'Resentment' FFO -  Deep Purple, Haken, Voyager, Janis Joplin, Rush..

Vokonis’ fourth studio album “Odyssey” out May 7

Vokonis will release their fourth studio album "Odyssey" in May 2021. More dynamically diverse than ever, the 6 new tracks feature guest musician Per Wiberg (Opeth, Spiritual Beggars, Kamchatka) on Keyboard. Odyssey is Vokonis' first true prog-record. A record for the new decade. The album has gained a lot of hype in the stoner metal..