Album review – KXM ‘Scatterbrain’

From the outside looking in, KXM might have originally seemed like a rather odd gathering of rock-talent: assembling dUg Pinnick on bass, George Lynch on guitar, and Ray Luzier on drums. However, the band’s debut album knocked me for a loop , and ever since, I’ve been hoping the three-piece would get together and work…

An interview with GRAHAM GREENE

Australian guitarist Graham Greene’s latest release “The Guitar Vinci Code” is a true tour-de-force. It was one of Rock And Roll’s favourite releases in 2016, and if you haven’t listened to it yet, you should definitely check it out. Greene has had a long and successful career in the music business, and is now getting…

Camden Rocks Festival – 3rd June 2017

Have you booked your tickets for the Camden Rocks Festival yet? It’s an amazing line-up! For one day, on 3rd June 2017, bars and clubs in Camden will be hosting a day of Rock! I was there last year and really enjoyed it. Here’s a list of some of the bands I’m hoping to catch…

Pre-order the JACKAMAN album via Pledge Music!

London-based singer/songwriter Lynne Jackaman has just announced that she is going into the studio to make her debut album. Lynne released an awesome EP, “No Halo” , last year, as part of her solo project JACKAMAN and fans have been eagerly awaiting more music from this talented singer. The Pledge Music campaign was launched yesterday…

Tour news – MONSTER TRUCK opening for DEEP PURPLE

This is amazing tour news for those of you in Europe: rock legends Deep Purple are on tour (the band’s ‘Long Goodbye’ tour), and through May and June, Canadian rockers Monster Truck will be opening for them throughout the continent! Deep Purple obviously needs no introduction, and Monster Truck is an amazing band, as well as…

UK Tour Announcement: Stags!

Stags will be touring the UK in April! Their EP “Night Time Voices” was one of our favourite new releases in 2016. If you haven’t heard it yet, check it out on Spotify, or buy at iTunes or Bandcamp. You can read my review HERE. Tour dates: 01/04 – Corporation, Sheffield 04/04 – Brock n…

Album review – TRAGEDY ‘The Joy of Sex’

Until I listened to Tragedy’s “The Joy of Sex” I hadn’t realized how much I craved something shiny and glittery and disco-metallish to light up the darkness. Like a disco ball made of pure metal, this album is insane, hilarious, and goddam sexy to boot. It’s also excellent: because while Tragedy is always a lot of…

Gig announcement: Sisteray and deux furieuses – London 31st March 2017

Here’s a gig you won’t want to miss! Two awesome bands will be playing at The Black Heart in London on 31st March 2017. It will be Sisteray’s first official headline show of the year, and they’re supported by deux furieuses. Grab your tickets here: https://www.musicglue.com/the-black-heart/events/2017-03-31-welcome-to-the-monkey-house-number-9-the-black-heart Sisteray’s new vinyl project, “15 Minutes”, is currently being…