Courtesy of our Spanish compadres at rockandrollarmy.com - aided and abetted by the nutters that comprise Märvel! - this article and interview was again originally provided by "Daniel From hell" The King, The Vicar and Speedo, together with The Aviator on touring duties, had already started the fire with 2007's Thunderblood Heart - but the..
Courtesy of our Spanish compadres at rockandrollarmy.com, this article and interview was again originally provided by Daniel From hell The year 2007 dawned with the world recovering from the excitement of Märvel's aptly named Unleashed! covers EP. A true trial was at hand. It was time for the band to record a proper, full-fledged album..
Last November, doom titans Candlemass returned with Sweet Evil Sun, which is not only among the best releases in the genre this year, but happens to be the second consecutive (and third overall) album with original vocalist Johan Längquist. Was it a difficult task to follow the Grammy-nominated The Door To Doom? We called Long-time..
Following a couple of years of uncertainty during the pandemic and when everyone's lives was in some way thrown into turmoil, 2022 saw some return to what many would see as relative normality. While music never went away during that time, 2022 was also the year when live music felt like it was properly back..
Courtesy of our Spanish compadres at rockandrollarmy.com, this article and interview was again originally provided by Daniel From hell. After triumphantly releasing their first album, Five Smell City the masked trio was on the prowl for more challenges to conquer. Perhaps it was the time for the (always difficult for every band) second album. Or..
For the old-school consumer, who still prefers physical media in the form of groaning bookshelves, or those 'perfect for vinyl' shelving units you might have searched for over the years, the concept of a hard drive or e-book device containing those works, or even worse having them simply streamed online, is an undeniably grey and..
Despite a few periods of musical inactivity, Solstice has been around for over forty years now, and IS still led and directed by guitarist and main-man Andy Glass. They began in the early eighties, a time when prog rock was undergoing some kind of renaissance after a fallow few years, when bands like IQ, Pendragon and..
Over the years MÄRVEL, the Swedish masked band par excellence, has made its mark in the world of rock with a series of high quality rock albums and incendiary gigs. But the band is not known in Scandanavia as "The Barons Of High Energy Rock'N'Roll" for nothing! They have earned it, twenty years of history,..
A prolific rock journalist and critic since joining Melody Maker in 1964, it’d probably be easier to list the artists Chris Welch hasn’t written a book about. His career body of work is truly impressive, containing at least thirty books, plus also many album liner notes, as well as countless articles in various music publications,..
It’s been 16 long years since the last album by Huntington Beach, California’s Leatherwolf, but finally, Kill The Hunted was released this month by Rock Of Angels Records. If you are an old school metal fan (like me or Lee) then you probably know their first three albums by heart and treasure the LPs in..