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BRAND NEW FESTIVAL – BLACK DEER – A CELEBRATION OF AMERICANA & COUNTRY

Bringing you an experience like no other, Black Deer promises you a jam-packed weekend of celebrating all things Americana and Country! Taking place in the beautiful surroundings of Eridge Park, Britain’s oldest deer park, located on the Kent/East Sussex border near Tunbridge Wells, just a mere 50 minutes outside of London.  You can expect an […]

Judas Priest announce Firepower with release through Pledge music

Midlands metal heroes Judas Priest could easily rest on their laurels at this stage of their highly successful and influential career. However, the legendary metal band – singer Rob Halford, guitarists Glenn Tipton and Richie Faulkner, bassist Ian Hill, and drummer Scott Travis – refuse to do so as evidenced by the arrival of their eighteenth studio album overall – […]

Black Country Communion @ Civic Hall, Wolverhampton – Tuesday 2nd January 2018

  Review by Dean Pedley. Images by kind permission of Christie Goodwin. Some seven years since they made their live debut here at Civic Hall, Black Country Communion returned to their spiritual home with a two hour plus show that blew away any lingering New Year’s Eve hangovers and only served to enhance their reputation […]

Roy Wood’s Rockmas @ Symphony Hall, Birmingham – Saturday 16 December 2017

Roy Wood and his Rock and Roll Band played their annual festive show at Symphony Hall and were once again joined by an array of special guests.  Kicking off the evening and getting everyone in party mood were the pirate-themed Galleon Blast, fronted by long-time BBC broadcaster Mark Radclifffe. The drummer / vocalist and his […]

Black Ink River – Exclusive new video premiere

Midlands Rocks are excited to premiere the brand new video by retro Swedish rockers Black River Ink.