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Focus on Stonedeaf Festival

Focus on Stonedeaf Festival

Stonedeaf preview

Foreigner

Foreigner + Joanne Shaw Taylor + John Parr @ The Symphony Hall, Birmingham – Tuesday 15th May 2018

Juke box heroes…….

Hardcore Superstar release 'Baboon' from upcoming album

Hardcore Superstar release ‘Baboon’ from upcoming album

Hardcore Superstar have released a 4th single, ‘Baboon’, from their upcoming album You Cant Kill My Rock N Roll.

Crowbar - Archive Metal 3 Disc Set

Crowbar – Archive Metal 3 Disc Set

Sonic Excess (x3) . . . 

Massive Wagons announce 'Full Nelson' album release

Massive Wagons announce ‘Full Nelson’ album release

UK five-piece anthemic rock act Massive Wagons are thrilled to announce the worldwide release of their fourth album “Full Nelson” on August 10th, via Earache Records (The Temperance Movement, Blackberry Smoke, Rival Sons).

Manic Street Preachers + The Coral @ Arena Birmingham - Friday 27th April 2018

Manic Street Preachers + The Coral @ Arena Birmingham – Friday 27th April 2018

Reviewed by Paul Quinton

Robin George - Rogue Angels

Robin George – Rogue Angels

Still Fighting . . . 

Nils Lofgren @ Town Hall, Birmingham – Wednesday 16th May 2018

Nils Lofgren @ Town Hall, Birmingham – Wednesday 16th May 2018

Fifty years burning down the road….

Lords of Black – Icon Of The New Days

Lords of Black – Icon Of The New Days

Shake hands with perfection…

Spock’s Beard – Noise Floor

Spock’s Beard – Noise Floor

Evolution not revolution…

Joe Bonamassa - British Blues Explosion Live (DVD)

Joe Bonamassa – British Blues Explosion Live (DVD)

A man and his guitar.

Laurence Jones @The Hare & Hounds, Birmingham - Thursday 10th May 2018

Laurence Jones @The Hare & Hounds, Birmingham – Thursday 10th May 2018

Review by Paul H Birch

Slayer announce last ever UK tour for November

Slayer announce last ever UK tour for November

Run Logan Run - The Delicate Balance Of Terror

Run Logan Run – The Delicate Balance Of Terror

A gentle storm…

Morningstar - S/T & Venus (2018 Remasters w/bonus tracks)

Morningstar – S/T & Venus (2018 Remasters w/bonus tracks)

That Seventies Thing . . . 

Nickelback @ Genting Arena, Birmingham – Thursday 10th May 2018

Nickelback @ Genting Arena, Birmingham – Thursday 10th May 2018

Arena rock par excellence…

Shinedown – ATTENTION ATTENTION

Shinedown – ATTENTION ATTENTION

A solid offering, but not much more than that

GIG - Brave New World

GIG – Brave New World

Westcoast Rock Supertrio . . . 

Lee Aaron - Diamond Baby Blues

Lee Aaron – Diamond Baby Blues

Not really a covers album . . . 

Dead Cross release surprise, Self-Titled EP via Ipecac Recordings

Dead Cross release surprise, Self-Titled EP via Ipecac Recordings

‘My Perfect Prisoner’ Video Debuts