October 31, 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! 😁

Dion, and his support for “Keeping The Blues Alive”

Legendary singer-songwriter Dion simply doesn't know how to age! He's been creating hits since the 50's and has continued his career pretty much non-stop for the following 60 (yes, 60) years, focussing over the last ten years or so on straight blues. The list of his friends is equally legendary, and he's been working hard..

VEGA – Grit Your Teeth (Frontiers)

British rock band VEGA (not to be confused with the Turkish alt-rock band of the same name!) will release their new album Grit Your Teeth on Friday 12th June 2020 via Frontiers Records. It's VEGA's sixth album, and the band are (not so quietly!) confident that this will be their career-defining work. Working with producers..

A Day In Venice – Lights EP

Listen up, this is a lovely little EP, nicely composed, lovely playing, a complete surprise! A Day in Venice is actually a one-man-band, aka Andrej Kralj, a multi-talented artist from Trieste, Italy. Andrej is a clever chap, he's a painter, poet and music producer; and has also been creating music and has published three albums under the 'ADIV'..

Disconnected – new single Unstoppable released (Black Cloud Records)

Drawing influence from modern metal icons such as Alter Bridge, Gojira and Deftones, French metal quintet DISCONNECTED have released Unstoppable, a brand new video single drawn from their upcoming second studio album. the as-yet-unnamed follow-up to their 2018 debut album White Colossus (Apathia Records), which is expected to arrive early next year. Those that attended..

Joe Bonamassa releases new single

TWO-TIME GRAMMY-NOMINATED ICONIC BLUES-ROCK GUITARISTJOE BONAMASSARETURNS WITH BRAND NEW SURPRISE SINGLE FROM ABBEY ROAD STUDIO RECORDINGS“A CONVERSATION WITH ALICE” AVAILABLE TODAY (FRIDAY 17 APRIL) - Chat with Joe LIVE as he PREMIERES his NEW SINGLE & Official Music video “A Conversation With Alice” – 8 pm UK / 9 pm CET Friday on FACEBOOK LIVE..

Hannah Wicklund – In Between (new EP)

Carolinian-born Hannah Wicklund will release The Inbetween, an unusual 10" inch vinyl EP of four stripped-back solo performances on Friday 17th April 2020. Produced and recorded by her older brother, Luke Mitchell (The High Divers), in their parents' home on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, the EP features intimate performances that sees Hannah getting back..

Bad Touch tour update, second single released

New Wave of Classic Rock favorites BAD TOUCH released the second single – I Get High on Friday 10 April – from their upcoming studio album Kiss The Sky. The single is available to stream via Spotify, Apple Music and available for download from all major digital services or via https://fanlink.to/badtouchigethigh. “I Get High is about that feeling we’ve all had..

Coldbones – Single release as taster for new album

Coldbones see the Earth in Ruin with latest single release! The end of the world is nigh....at least it is for fans of UK three-piece COLDBONES, who will release their forthcoming second studio album The Cataclysm on 17 April via Dunk! Records. With mere days to go before the launch, the band have seen fit..