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RSSArchive for May, 2017

Whiskey Myers @ Institute, Birmingham – Sunday 21 May 2017

Whiskey Myers @ Institute, Birmingham – Sunday 21 May 2017

Review by Dean Pedley, photos by Rich Ward

Kreator – 2017 Remasters

Kreator – 2017 Remasters

Endless Pain + Pleasure to Kill + Terrible Certainty + Extreme Aggression

Nad Sylvan – The Bride Said No

Nad Sylvan – The Bride Said No

Eerie goings on filled with suspense and gothic romance…

Irish Folk heroes The High Kings come to Birmingham

Irish Folk heroes The High Kings come to Birmingham

Stone Sour announce UK Tour and reveal video for Song #3

Stone Sour announce UK Tour and reveal video for Song #3

STONE SOUR have unveiled a new video for ‘Song #3’ to coincide with the announcement of a major UK tour this winter

Latest Announcements for Bloodstock

Latest Announcements for Bloodstock

Nine more bands announced and loads more Club night dates across the country with chances to win tickets

Danzig - Black Laden Crown

Danzig – Black Laden Crown

Imposing its blackened will…

Biters – The Future Ain't What It Used To Be

Biters – The Future Ain’t What It Used To Be

A paean to the British rock of the 70s

Swans @ The Asylum, Birmingham – Wednesday 24 May 2017

Swans @ The Asylum, Birmingham – Wednesday 24 May 2017

More than music, more than a gig, more than a performance…

Riverside @ The Assembly, Leamington Spa - Sunday 21st May 2017

Riverside @ The Assembly, Leamington Spa – Sunday 21st May 2017

  Review by Paul Quinton

Time Lurker – S/T

Time Lurker – S/T

Harrowing, darkly satisfying, and cathartic…

Status Quo - Just Supposin' & Never Too Late Deluxe Editions (Remastered & Expanded 2017)

Status Quo – Just Supposin’ & Never Too Late Deluxe Editions (Remastered & Expanded 2017)

Music That Never Dies, Expanded…

Status Quo - Blue For You - 2 CD Deluxe Edition (Remastered & Expanded 2017)

Status Quo – Blue For You – 2 CD Deluxe Edition (Remastered & Expanded 2017)

Great Rock Bands Never Die…

Silver Horses - Tick

Silver Horses – Tick

Like Gotthard? Like Eclipse? You’ll like this…

Royal Hunt – 2016

Royal Hunt – 2016

A great introduction to their quarter-century career…

KMFDM Premiere First Song from their upcoming studio album and EP

KMFDM Premiere First Song from their upcoming studio album and EP

‘Hell Yeah’ Lyric Video Released

KMFDM announce 5-track EP and European and UK dates

KMFDM announce 5-track EP and European and UK dates

KMFDM, legendary pioneers of industrial rock, release 5-track EP YEAH! On 23 June 2017 on earMUSIC, new studio album august 2017 and announce European, UK and US tour dates.

Paul Rodgers @ Leicester De Montfort Hall - Wednesday 17th May 2017

Paul Rodgers @ Leicester De Montfort Hall – Wednesday 17th May 2017

It may only have been just over six months since Paul Rodgers toured the UK with Bad Company, but that hasn’t stopped a more than enthusiastic turn out at Leicester’s De Montfort Hall to see him return, this time with a celebratory set based purely on songs from the early days of Free. Opening the […]

Amplified Festival announce Saturday Headliner

Amplified Festival announce Saturday Headliner

Phil Campbell confirmed for Amplified Festival + exclusive custom ‘Iron Man’ Harley-Davidson to be won in prize draw

Monster Magnet @ O2 Academy 2, Birmingham – Sunday 21 May 2017

Monster Magnet @ O2 Academy 2, Birmingham – Sunday 21 May 2017

Dopes to Infinity and beyond…