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! ?

Synth-proggers Kyros announce album ‘RECOVER’, a covers album featuring special guests

FFO: Haken, Voyager, Muse Ahead of the synth-rock outfit returning to the live circuit in August and September,  KYROS have demonstrated a productive pandemic by announcing 'RECOVER', a selection of cover songs featuring special guests that the band recorded throughout lockdown last year as well as some more choice cuts to add to the collection.'RECOVER' will be released on CD and..

Beth Hart adds five new dates to October/November 2021 UK Tour

October/November 2021 UK Tour Five New Dates Just Added! 48-Hour Planet Rock Pre-Sale: Wednesday July 28 via Planet Rock Tickets Tickets on General Sale: Friday July 30 via AltTickets.com ******** "Beth Hart has a blues-rock voice so ballsy, it could pin you to the wall." - The Times "Glorious." - The Independent "Joyous." - Mojo "Astonishing." - The Sunday..

MONO announce new album Pilgrimage of the Soul

Japanese post-rockers MONO have revealed details on their 11th studio album, 'Pilgrimage of the Soul' which is set for release on 17th September (Pelagic Records). The album sees MONO once again working with longtime partner Steve Albini. Pilgrimage of the Soul is the 11th studio album in the 22-year career of Japanese experimental rock legends, MONO set for..

Herman ‘Ze German’ Rarebell of SCORPIONS fame announces 40th Anniversary reissue of solo album ‘Nip In The Bud’, releases single.

As the drummer of the legendary rock band Scorpions, Herman Rarebell was the rhythmic backbone of the band for many years and remains one of the most influential drummers in the rock world today. Recorded 40 years ago, his first solo album "Nip In The Bud" will be re-released this year, remastered and available digitally..