A shadow rules the shadows. We’re nothing but dust and shadow.
Review and interview by Dean Pedley, photos by Rich Ward
Videos of the Week – Def Leppard + Frost + Blank Parody + Biffy Clyro + Kevlar + Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow
Compiled by David Waterfield NEW RELEASES Def Leppard – We Belong After the recently released ‘fan video’ comes an official video to ‘We Belong’. It’s the fourth video/single taken from Def Leppard’s self titled album, released last year. Frost – Signs A bit of Prog with a video taken from Frost’s recent ‘Falling Satellites’ album. […]
UK: If you want us to return – Get your ass together!
Videos of the Week – Killswitch Engage + Foreigner + Taylor Hawkins + Once Human + The Mute Gods + Bury Tomorrow
Compiled by David Waterfield NEW RELEASES Killswitch Engage – Cut Me Loose Killswitch Engage unveiled a new video to ‘Cut Me Loose’ this week. The track is taken from their latest album ‘Incarnate’. Foreigner – Flame Still Burns AOR legends Foreigner commemorate 40 years as a band with this new track. It was made […]
Just pure Metal of Death…
Videos of the Week – Kate Bush + Kreator + Phil Campbell & The Bastard Sons + Metallica + Pain Of Salvation + Def Leppard
Compiled by David Waterfield NEW RELEASES Kate Bush – And Dream Of Sheep (live) Kate Bush releases her eagerly anticipated live album ‘Before The Dawn’ this Friday, documenting her astonishing shows at Hammersmith Apollo in 2014. This piece of footage was filmed at Pinewood Studios and projected onto the large oval screen on stage during […]
I enjoy coffee. A lot.
Videos of the Week – The Rolling Stones + Sirenia + Retro Youth + Tyketto + Magenta + Words Of Farewell
Compiled by David Waterfield NEW RELEASES The Rolling Stones – Hate To See You Go The Rolling Stones return with their first studio collection since 2005’s ‘A Bigger Bang’ on 2nd December. ‘Blue & Lonesome’ is an entirely blues based album and this cover of Little Walter’s ‘Hate To See You Go’ is a taster […]
Videos of the Week – Nightmare + Bullet For My Valentine + The Dead Daisies + Devilment + Metallica + Gone Is Gone
Compiled by David Waterfield NEW RELEASES Nightmare – Serpentine A track from forthcoming album by French metal band Nightmare. Their album ‘Dead Sun’ is released on 25th November. Bullet For My Valentine – Don’t Need You Hot off the presses comes this new single from Bullet For My Valentine, which is released today (7th […]
With this record I felt we took a couple of steps forward, not just one.
Being touched by death in this way, I felt quite consumed by it
Silent meditation is my preference…
Videos of the Week – Bon Jovi + Pretty Maids + Dark Tranquillity + Herman Frank + Devilskin + The Flaming Lips
Compiled by David Waterfield NEW RELEASES Bon Jovi – Knockout A video from Bon Jovi’s forthcoming album ‘This House Is Not For Sale’ which is released on 4th November. The track was written by Jon Bon Jovi and John Shanks. Pretty Maids – Kingmaker Also released on 4th November is the new album by Danish […]
O Triple Form of Darkness, Sombre splendor!
Videos of the Week – Garbage + The Neal Morse Band + Sixx:A.M + No Sinner + Avenged Sevenfold + As Lions
Compiled by David Waterfield NEW RELEASES Garbage – Magnetized A brand new video to ‘Magnetized’ from the mighty Garbage. It’s the second single lifted from this year’s ‘Strange Little Birds’ album – and a rather eerie, unsettling video it is too! The Neil Morse Band – City Of Destruction Taken from the forthcoming double concept […]
Paul Castles talks with S, frontman with Belgian black metal outfit Ars Veneficium, and gets the inside story behind their stunning debut album The Reign of the Infernal King. Hi there, thank you for talking with Midlands Rocks. Congratulations on the album The Reign of the Infernal King – how pleased are you with it? S: Hey, Thanks […]
Compiled by David Waterfield NEW RELEASES The Answer – Solas The title track of The Answer’s forthcoming album, which is set for release on 28th October. Shinedown – How Did You Love A new video lifted from last year’s ‘Threat To Survival’ album. Pink Floyd – Childhood’s End A new video to accompany the […]