You can still put these records on and disappear back to a simpler time of longer hair, wider trousers, three TV channels and, of course, strangely alluring album covers left in school classrooms. It's marvellously evocative stuff... Ah, Greenslade. The name still stirs memories of first encountering the band in 1973, as a callow 12-year-old,..
Nightwatchers are set to release a new album in autumn 2021. "Common Crusades” is the second full-length from the French punk band, and the musical and lyrical continuity of their 2019 thematic debut "La paix ou le sable”. Political lyrics dealing with the conflicts rooted in France’s colonial era clash with melodic, subversive, and gloomy..
InsideOutMusic recently announced the signing of Mandoki Soulmates, featuring renowned musician, songwriter and producer Leslie Mándoki. On the 24th September, a brand-new expanded version of his 'Hungarian Pictures' suite, will be released under the title: 'Utopia For Realists: Hungarian Pictures' Alongside the original remixed and remastered music, a brand new Blu-ray audio-visual album will be released, combining..
Finnish fuzz-rock outfit Craneium are set to release their third studio full-length Unknown Heights in Autumn 2021. Blending dreamy, psychedelic soundscapes with crushingly heavy riffs and thick layers of fuzz, the new album offers a varied and dynamic take on desert rock. Unknown Heights follows Craneium's 2016 debut Explore the Void and 2018 follow-up The..
Japanese firebrand Crystal Lake has announced details of a lengthy UK and EU tour to take place in early 2022. The news follows the release of the band's thunderous new single 'Curse', which is available to watch below. Support throughout the run comes from SharpTone Records labelmates Currents and Kingdom Of Giants. Crystal Lake UK/EU 2022 11.02.22 Germany Münster @ Sputnikhalle12.02.22 Denmark Copenhagen..
Now this is a most interesting release from a band that made something of a stir back in 1998 as producers of indie electro most suitable for the dance floor utilising the remix route. The band passed me by but their songs were picked up by the likes of Pete Tong, Bob Geldof and John..
Ian Anderson and Jethro Tull, one of the world's most successful and enduring Progressive rock bands, had previously announced that they will return to the road with "The Prog Years Tour" across the whole of Europe. Covid continues to disrupt this and all other tours but Tull are still currently aiming to play a series..
ACT OF DENIAL release new single Your Dark Desires featuring Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal (Guns 'n' Roses, Sons Of Apollo), out now, and announce new album Negative, to be released on 13th Aug on Crusader Records. Your Dark Desires contains trademarks of the late 2000s melodic death metal and features a ripping guitar solo from virtuoso Ron 'Bumblefoot'..
To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Rory Gallagher's eponymous 1971 debut solo album, UMC/UMe is pleased to announce the September 3 release of a five-disc deluxe box set of the album. Rory Gallagher 50th Anniversary Edition will include a brand-new mix of the original album, 30 previously unreleased outtakes and alternate takes, a six-song 1971 BBC Radio John Peel Sunday Concert, plus four 1971..
New music incoming! – Dead Man’s Whiskey are delighted to release their brand-new single and title track Breakout from their upcoming new EP on Wednesday 21st July 2021. The single is accompanied by a music video, which the band will premiere on Wednesday 21st July 2021. After a year of lockdowns, writing and recording, the 5-piece London hard rock band are back with a..