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Constant gig-goer on the London scene since 1984, can normally be found at the bar or acting like a headbanging lunatic down the front.
24 February 2014: Adrian Vandenberg's Moonkings: Video Interview, Album Review And Competition
29 January 2014: Video Interview With Jill Janus Of Huntress
23 January 2014: Deep Purple: 'NOW What?!' Gold Edition
21 January 2014: No Sinner: 'Boo Hoo Hoo'
15 January 2014: Boston: 'Life, Love & Hope'
15 January 2014: Pink Cigar: 'We're Gonna Get You Out Of Here'
15 January 2014: Leaf Hound: 'Live In Japan' CD & DVD
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6 January 2014: Video Interview With Uli Jon Roth
6 January 2014: Girlschool/Raven: The Garage, London Plus Video Interview With Raven
23 December 2013: The Art Of Metal Book Review
4 December 2013: Video Interview With Marco Mendoza
3 December 2013: Michael Schenker's Temple Of Rock: 'Bridge The Gap' Plus Video Interview With The Mad Axeman
27 October 2013: Accept: 'Balls To The Wall'/'Metal Heart'
8 October 2013: Richie Blackmore's Rainbow: 'Black Masquerade' Plus Exclusive Video Interview With Doogie White
7 October 2013: Bob Daisley: 'For Fact's Sake Plus Exclusive Video Interview With Bob Daisley And Lee Kerslake
7 October 2013: Video Interview With The Graveltones
26 September 2013: The Sweet: Merton Manor Club, London
26 September 2013: The Heavy Metal Kids: Merton Manor Club, London
26 September 2013: The Temperance Movement Album Launch: Gibson Guitar Studios, London Plus Video Interview
18 September 2013: Def Leppard 'Viva! Hysteria': Video Interview With Joe Elliott And Rick Savage
13 September 2013: The Sweet: Live At The Marquee 1986 Plus Interview With Andy Scott
9 September 2013: Deadly Circus Fire: The Borderline, London
3 September 2013: Tarja: 'Colours In The Dark' Plus Interview
3 September 2013: The Jokers: 'Rock N' Roll Is Alive'
3 September 2013: The Bermondsey Joyriders: 'Noise And Revolution'
29 August 2013: NWOBHM Manorfest 2013, Merton Manor Club, London
28 August 2013: Wacken Open Air Festival 2013
23 August 2013: Deep Purple: 'Slaves And Masters'
14 August 2013: Interview With Anton Kabanen Of Battle Beast
12 August 2013: Ricky Warwick, Camden Underworld, London Plus Exclusive Video Interview
12 August 2013: Anvil: Relentless Garage, London Plus Exclusive Video Interview
12 August 2013: Robin Beck: 'Underneath' Plus Exclusive Video Interview
2 August 2013: Reuben Archer's Personal Sin
31 July 2013: Aerosmith: 'Rock For The Rising Sun' DVD
29 July 2013: Status Quo: Rochester Castle, Medway Towns
29 July 2013: Bon Jovi: London Hyde Park
12 July 2013: Raven: 'Rock Until You Drop - A Long Day's Journey' DVD
11 July 2013: Whitesnake: 'Made In Britain/The World Record'
9 July 2013: Tracer/Cage The Gods: London Scala
28 June 2013: Mike Tramp, Star Of Kings
27 June 2013: Iron Maiden: MEO Arena, Lisbon, Portugal
18 June 2013: Saxon/Quireboys: Oxford O2 Academy
14 June 2013: Ricky Warwick Interview
14 June 2013: Anvil: 'Hope In Hell'
6 June 2013: The Crunch: 'Down By The Border' Single
28 May 2013: The Temperance Movement, The 100 Club, London
24 May 2013: Trevor Bolder Obituary
10 May 2013: Sound Of Contact Album Launch Party
8 May 2013: Monument: Nambucca, London
22 April 2013: Whitesnake: 'Made In Japan' Deluxe Version
22 April 2013: FM: 'Rockville' and Rockville II'
22 April 2013: Dan Reed, Camden Underworld, London
10 April 2013: Mission To Lars DVD
4 April 2013: Interview With Whitesnake's David Coverdale
29 March 2013: Escape The Fate Interview With Craig Mabbitt
13 March 2013: Clive Burr Of Iron Maiden Obituary
24 January 2013: Pig Iron: 'Pig Iron IV'
24 January 2013: Snakecharmer: 'Snakecharmer' Plus Interview With Micky Moody And Neil Murray
22 January 2013: Sin Tonic: 'Bottom's Up' EP
22 January 2013: Saxon: 'Heavy Metal Thunder - The Movie' (DVD)
17 January 2013: Paddy Goes To Holyhead: Merton Manor Club, London
17 January 2013: Jaguar: The Old Blue Last, London
1 January 2013: Thin Lizzy/Quireboys: Shepherd's Bush Empire, London
31 December 2012: Europe: Shepherd's Bush Empire, London
31 December 2012: TNT/Stampede/Neonfly: Camden Underworld, London
28 December 2012: Best Of 2012
27 December 2012: Magnum/Trillium: Islington Academy, London
26 December 2012: Video Interview With Bob Catley Of Magnum
21 December 2012: Damon Johnson Of Thin Lizzy/Black Star Riders Chats To Mark
14 December 2012: FM: 'Only Foolin'' EP
13 December 2012: Michael Schenker: Temple Of Rock Live DVD
10 December 2012: The Rolling Stones, O2 Arena, London
6 December 2012: Gong/Enochian Theory, Shepherd's Bush Empire, London
6 December 2012: Vega/Tainted Nation: Borderline, London
28 November 2012: Lynyrd Skynyrd, Shepherd's Bush Empire, London
28 November 2012: Mick Underwood's Glory Road, Rock Patch, Twickenham, London
28 November 2012: Motörhead: Brixton Academy, London
19 November 2012: Interview With Enochian Theory
8 November 2012: Neal Schon: 'The Calling'
8 November 2012: Kirk Blows: Hammered
8 November 2012: Michael Anthony: Words And Music - Excursions In The Art Of Rock Fandom
3 November 2012: Martin Turner - No Easy Road: My Life With Wishbone Ash And Beyond
3 November 2012: Black Country Communion: 'Afterglow'
17 October 2012: Spider: 'The Complete Anthology'
15 October 2012: Sweet: 'New York Connection'
12 October 2012: Interview With Andy Fraser, Formerly Of Free
8 October 2012: Joe Bonamassa: Siam Pavalai Theater, Bangkok, Thailand
8 October 2012: Sunflower Jam: Royal Albert Hall, London
8 October 2012: Gaskin: 'Edge Of Madness'
4 October 2012: Demon Dude's Revenge: 'An Adolescent Fantasy (Vol 1)'
3 October 2012: Tygers Of Pan Tang: 'Ambush'
3 October 2012: Jon Lord: 'Concerto For Group And Orchestra'
2 October 2012: Video Interview With Glenn Hughes
1 October 2012: Anvil: 'Back To Basics', 'Still Going Strong' 'This Is Thirteen' Re-Releases
28 September 2012: Magnum: 'On The Thirteenth Day'
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10 September 2012: Thin Lizzy: Under The Bridge, London
4 September 2012: Dio Disciples/Monument/Hostile: Islington Academy, London
4 September 2012: Video Interview With Monument
30 August 2012: Scorpions: Wacken Festival
30 August 2012: Video Interview With Weapon
28 August 2012: UDO: Wacken Festival
15 August 2012: Weapon/Heavy Metal Kids: Merton Manor Club
13 August 2012: Reuben Archer's Big Birthday Bash: Novotel, Wolverhampton
13 August 2012: Queen With Adam Lambert: Hammersmith Odeon, London
31 July 2012: Soundgarden/Black Stone Cherry/Cold Chisel/Iggy Pop: Hard Rock Calling, London
30 July 2012: Sebastian Bach: Islington Academy, London
21 July 2012: Night Ranger: Islington Academy, London
18 July 2012: Richard Marx: 'Inside My Head'
17 July 2012: Jon Lord Obituary
13 July 2012: Glenn Hughes/Fish: Shepherd's Bush Empire, London
2 July 2012: Dio: 'Holy Diver' Deluxe Re-Issue
2 July 2012: Taurus Trakker: 'Building Ten' Album Launch, 12 Bar Club, London
2 July 2012: The Zombies: Jazz Cafe, Camden, London
28 June 2012: Lita Ford: 'Living Like A Runaway'
28 June 2012: Horisont: 'Second Assault'
20 June 2012: Video Interview With Sanguine
19 June 2012: Video Interview With Sebastian Bach
30 May 2012: Interview With The Legendary Rick Wakeman
18 May 2012: Michael Schenker's Temple Of Rock, Shepherd's Bush Empire, London
17 May 2012: Micki Free: 12 Bar Club, London Plus Video Interview
16 May 2012: Quireboys/Pat McManus: Borderline, London
16 May 2012: Saxon: 'Heavy Metal Thunder - Live - Eagles Over Wacken'
9 May 2012: Video Interview With Gotthard
8 May 2012: Video Interview With Mick Underwood
3 May 2012: Mick Underwood's Glory Road: Merton Manor Club
1 May 2012: Europe: 'Bag Of Bones'
25 April 2012: Video Interview With Tracer
24 April 2012: UFO/Heavy Metal Kids: Kentish Town Forum, London
23 April 2012: British Steel Festival VI: Underworld, London
20 April 2012: Audio Interview With Biff Byford Of Saxon
18 April 2012: H.E.A.T: 'Address The Nation'
18 April 2012: Vain/Furyon/Stala And So: Underworld, London
18 April 2012: Micki Free Electric Blues: 'Tattoo Burn'
12 April 2012: Gyspy Pistoleros: 'Forever Wild, Beautiful And Damned! Greatest Hits Volume 1'
9 April 2012: Angel Witch/Grand Magus/In Solitude: Islington Academy, London
7 April 2012: Video Interview With Serenity
5 April 2012: Audio Interview With Joey Tempest Of Europe
31 March 2012: Video Interview With Joakim Bróden Of Sabaton: US Tour Definitely Goes Ahead
29 March 2012: Video Interview With In Solitude
28 March 2012: Video Interview With Kissin Dynamite
28 March 2012: Video Interview With The Hype Theory
22 March 2012: FM: Shepherd's Bush Empire, London
21 March 2012: Neonfly/The Morning After: Islington Academy, London
1 March 2012: Judas Priest/Lamb Of God: Fort Canning Park, Singapore
28 February 2012: Video Interview With The Trews
27 February 2012: Argent: Shepherd's Bush Empire, London
27 February 2012: The Trews/The Virginmarys: Highbury Garage, London
24 February 2012: UFO: 'Seven Deadly'
13 February 2012: The Hype Theory: Highbury Garage, London
10 February 2012: Steelwing/Skull Fist/Vanderbuyst: Camden Underworld, London
9 February 2012: Anvil: 'Strength Of Steel', 'Pound For Pound' And 'Worth The Weight' Re-Releases
6 February 2012: Virgin Steele: 'Age Of Consent'
30 January 2012: Pink Cigar: 'Generation Next'
29 January 2012: Space Ritual: The Borderline, London
19 January 2012: Audio Interview With Michael Schenker
16 January 2012: Chickenfoot: Brixton Academy, London
11 January 2012: Saint Jude: Scala, London
9 January 2012: Video Interview With Praying Mantis
9 January 2012: Praying Mantis: London, Merton Manor Club
2 January 2012: Uriah Heep/Snakecharmer: Shepherd's Bush Empire
29 December 2011: Alter Bridge/Black Stone Cherry: Wembley Arena
29 December 2011: Slade: London, Koko
24 December 2011: Deep Purple: Glasgow SECC
21 December 2011: Best Of 2011
21 December 2011: X-UFO Video Interview
21 December 2011: X-UFO: Ruislip, Tropic Club
16 December 2011: Coldspell Video Interview
15 December 2011: The Quill Video Interview
13 December 2011: Hard Rock Hell V Photo Gallery
13 December 2011: Hard Rock Hell V, Pontins, Prestatyn
12 December 2011: Girlschool Video Interview
9 December 2011: Tony Clarkin Of Magnum Video Interview
8 December 2011: Lizzy Borden Video Interview
8 December 2011: Michael Monroe Video Interview
2 December 2011: Nightlord, Hysterica, Stuka Squadron: London
1 December 2011: Riot: 'Immortal Soul'
26 November 2011: Freedom Call/Arthemis: Camden Underworld
24 November 2011: Glenn Hughes: London, Leicester Square Theatre
22 November 2011: Blackfoot: London, Islington Academy
21 November 2011: Magnum: 'Evolution'
20 November 2011: Stray: London, Royal Standard
19 November 2011: Peter Frampton: Hammersmith Apollo
15 November 2011: Leaf Hound: London, Borderline
14 November 2011: Manowar: London, Brixton Academy
12 November 2011: LionSex Video Interview
11 November 2011: LionSex 'Get It' Album Launch: London
11 November 2011: Saxon Biff Byford Video Interview
7 November 2011: Anvil Audio Interview
4 November 2011: Iron Claw: 'A Different Game'
2 November 2011: Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes: London
1 November 2011: The Answer/Gentlemans Pistols: London, Garage
28 October 2011: Audio Interview With Soley Mourning
26 October 2011: Soley Mourning: 'Zaire'
24 October 2011: Joe Bonamassa: London, Hammersmith Apollo
23 October 2011: Chickenfoot: 'III'
13 October 2011: Beth Hart And Joe Bonamassa: 'Don't Explain'
11 October 2011: Derek Sherinian: 'Oceana'
3 October 2011: Pink Cigar: Notting Hill Arts Club
29 September 2011: Linkin Park: Bangkok, Activ Square
17 September 2011: FM's Pete Jupp Video Interview
7 June 2011: Black Country Communion: '2'
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One free download from each CD is available. Thunder have also been added to the bill for the Calling Festival in June...
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COLLAPSE ANNOUNCE A NEW FRONTMAN AND A FREE DOWNLOAD
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ARCH ENEMY REVEAL DETAILS FOR NEW ALBUM 'WAR ETERNAL'
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It's all official now - as revealed by MetalTalk yesterday, Aerosmith are playing the London Calling festival...
FREE DOWNLOAD OF METALLICA'S EPIC 1986 HAMMERSMITH 'MASTER OF PUPPETS' GIG AVAILABLE NOW
A free download of Metallica's epic 1986 concert at Hammersmith Odeon is available now...
CAT SCRATCH FEVER RETURNS TO THE WHITE LION
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BIGELF OFFER FREE DOWNLOAD OF 'ALIEN FREQUENCY'
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DAVE DAVIES OF THE KINKS ANNOUNCES FIRST UK CONCERT IN 13 YEARS
The evening at Barbican Hall will celebrate his revolutionary guitar sound...
WINGER TO RELEASE 'BETTER DAYS COMIN' ON 21 APRIL FOLLOWED BY A UK TOUR
After the main stage appearance at Download in June Winger will play some headline UK dates ...
SLIPKNOT WILL RECORD MAJOR NEW ALBUM IN 2014
Corey Taylor confirms that work will begin in March...
DEVILDRIVER REVEAL NEW VIDEO FOR 'SAIL'
Catch DevilDriver in Europe this spring in support of sixth studio album 'Winter Kills'...
CROWBAR ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM 'SYMMETRY IN BLACK'
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LES-FEST ANNOUNCE MORE BANDS FOR 2014
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Following the administration of the previous venue, Scotland's award winning festival finds a new home at Wiston Lodge...
WINGER TO RELEASE 'BETTER DAYS COMIN' ON 21 APRIL
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WHITECHAPEL ANNOUNCE BRAND NEW ALBUM
The track listing and album artwork for the fifth Whitechapel album is revealed...
LAVISH JON LORD BOOK 'ALL THOSE YEARS AGO' TO BE RELEASED IN APRIL
The limited edition of just 500 copies contains many unpublished images and contributions plus a purple 10" vinyl...
TIM LAMBESIS PLEADS GUILTY TO CONSPIRING TO MURDER HIS WIFE
The As I Lay Dying frontman changes his plea and admits soliciting an undercover detective to kill his spouse...
VIDEO INTERVIEW WITH MICK BOX: URIAH HEEP ARE READY TO TAKE THE STAGE FOR ONE-OFF KOKO SHOW TO BE FILMED FOR DVD RELEASE
Uriah Heep will finish recording their 24th studio album in time for the extremely special set on March 4th ...
STREAM OF PASSION JOIN FORCES WITH THEIR FANS TO CREATE 'A WAR OF OUR OWN'
The Dutch Metallers forge their own path with this crowd-funding triumph...
AUTOPSY ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM SET FOR RELEASE ON 21st APRIL
This will be the seventh studio album from the acclaimed US Death Metallers...
SONISPHERE 2014 ANNOUNCE WILKO JOHNSON, ELECTRIC WIZARD, ANTI-FLAG AND MORE
The latest stellar additions mean that Sonisphere will have over 100 bands across the weekend...
DESECRATOR RELEASES 2 TRACK EP
The SAMA nominee issues a free download of 'MMXIV' with a pay what you want option...
SEBASTIAN BACH'S NEW ALBUM 'GIVE 'EM HELL' SET FOR APRIL 22ND RELEASE VIA FRONTIERS RECORDS
"I can honestly say that Give 'Em Hell meets or even exceeds the standards set by some of the records I have put out in the past"...
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EDGUY REVEAL FURTHER ALBUM DETAILS
See the tracklist and artwork for the limited edition release right here...
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ZAKK WYLDE'S BLACK LABEL SOCIETY STREAM NEW SINGLE 'MY DYING TIME'
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THE INTREPID FOX ISSUES STATEMENT ABOUT IMMINENT CLOSURE
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OUERGH RECORDS LAUNCHED
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ABSOLVA ADD EUROPEAN DATES TO THE 'ANTHEMS TO THE DEAD' TOUR 2014
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MANOWAR'S 'KINGS OF METAL MMXIV' SILVER EDITION CD WILL NOW BE RELEASED ON MARCH 21 2014
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KISS WILL NOT PERFORM AT 2014 ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME CEREMONY
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SABATON REVEAL FINAL ARTWORK AND TRACKLIST FOR 'HEROES'
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THE QUIREBOYS ADD AN EXTRA DATE FOR THEIR 30TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW
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NEWSTED REVEAL BRAND NEW VIDEO FOR 'AS THE CROW FLIES'
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DESECRATOR NOMINATED IN THE SAMA AWARDS 2014
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AVENGED SEVENFOLD ANNOUNCE NORTH AMERICAN TOUR WITH HELLYEAH
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THE HAIRY BALLS CHALLENGE IS LAUNCHED!
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STEVE HILLAGE JOINS JAPANESE BAND ROVO FOR MARCH UK TOUR
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DEBORAH BONHAM & BAND HEAD OUT ON THE ROAD
The 'Spirit' UK tour celebrate's the worldwide album release ...
CAMDEN ROCKS FESTIVAL CONFIRMED FOR SATURDAY 31st MAY
First fifty bands announced of the 200 that will take over Camden ...
TRIPTYKON REVEAL'BREATHING' SINGLE RELEASE AND PRE-ORDER DETAILS
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EPICA REVEAL DETAILS OF 'THE QUANTUM ENIGMA'
"Every detail finds its way into a perfectly balanced mix, and makes Epica sound raw and overwhelming."...
EX DEO LAYS DOWN ITS ARMS AND ANNOUNCES INDEFINITE LEAVE OF ABSENCE
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EX BLACK CROWES MEMBER MARC FORD RELEASES NEW ALBUM ON APRIL 14TH
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THE QUIREBOYS ANNOUNCE 30TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW, NEW ALBUM AND WORLD TOUR
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LACUNA COIL ANNOUNCE RETIREMENT OF CRIS "PIZZA" MIGLIORE AND CRISTIANO "CRIZ" MOZZATI
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WITCHFYNDE'S 'THE LOST TAPES' TO BE RELEASED ON 10TH MARCH
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MOUNT SALEM PREMIERE NEW TRACK 'MESCALINE II'
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AC/DC TO RECORD NEW ALBUM AND TOUR AGAIN
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CAT SCRATCH FEVER RETURNS TO THE WHITE LION
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THE EXPLOITED'S WATTIE BUCHAN IN HOSPITAL AFTER HEART ATTACK
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CIVIL WAR SIGN WITH NAPALM RECORDS
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VOLUME IV SET TO RELEASE DEBUT ON RIPPLE MUSIC
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BEHEMOTH'S 'THE SATANIST' DEBUTS AT #34 ON THE BILLBOARD TOP 200
A double celebration as Behemoth's frontmant Nergal was found not guilty on blasphemy charges yesterday ...
HELLYEAH PART WAYS WITH GREG TRIBBETT AND BOB ZILLA
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EX-NIGHTWISH SINGER ANETTE OLZON TO RELEASE DEBUT SOLO ALBUM 'SHINE'
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THE ANSWER RELEASE NEW SINGLE BUNDLE & LAUNCH 32 DATE UK, EIRE & GERMAN TOUR
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TOSELAND TO SUPPORT ON FINAL STATUS QUO TOUR?
Tickets on sale with the ex-Superbike Champion's band named as support for three dates...
RIVAL SONS ARE RECORDING A NEW ALBUM
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STIFF LITTLE FINGERS HAVE A NEW STUDIO ALBUM, 'NO GOING BACK' SET FOR APRIL 2014 RELEASE
UK tour dates have also been announced for March/April 2014 ...
BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME RELEASE VIDEO AHEAD OF UPCOMING US TOUR
"The process. The preparation. A small glimpse into the beginnings of a Between The Buried And Me show. Let's switch off together" ...
SONISPHERE 2014 ANNOUNCE DEFTONES, FRANK TURNER, ALESTORM, REEL BIG FISH AND MORE
The exemplary bill swells to over 100 acts with the addition of twelve more quality names today...
MAGNUM RELEASE NEW STUDIO ALBUM 'ESCAPE FROM THE SHADOW GARDEN'
Legendary British Melodic Hard rockers unleash their nineteenth studio album on March 24th followed by a tour...
SAMMY HAGAR PLEADS WITH FDA TO ALLOW EXPERIMENTAL DRUG TO SAVE DRUMMER'S WIFE
Give Liza A Chance by signing the petition to save her life...
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The Swedish Death Metallers Amon Amarth pay a visit to Ireland before returning home after their worldwide trek...
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The tour starts on 22nd Feb and runs until June 2014...
RONNIE JAMES DIO TRIBUTE ALBUM 'THIS IS YOUR LIFE' ANNOUNCED
Some of the greatest names in Rock and Metal pay tribute to the greatest of them all...
SOUNDGARDEN'S CHRIS CORNELL RECEIVED DEATH THREAT TWEETS FROM SEATTLE WOMAN
The woman has been charged with cyber-stalking following the vile abuse received by the singer...
DECADE HEAD OUT FOR UK HEADLINE TOUR IN MAY 2014
The Bath-based quintet promote their debut album with a six date run...
GUS G. - EUROPEAN TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED
Gus teams up with Uli Jon Roth and Jorn Lande, and also co-headlines with Marty Friedman ...
DOWNFALL OF GAIA ANNOUNCE NEW DRUMMER
New York native Michael Kadnar will join the German-based band on a full time basis ...
THE OCEAN DEBUT 'PELAGIAL WORLD TOUR' VIDEO BLOG PART 1
The Ocean take an in-depth look at touring as an underground Metal band ...
LACUNA COIL UNLEASH FIRST TRACK FROM FORTHCOMING ALBUM 'BROKEN CROWN HALO'
'Nothing Stands In Our Way' provides a taste of what is to come on March 31 ...
ALTERNATIVE METAL BAND KLOGR RELEASE 'DRAW CLOSER' SINGLE
The band have also been confirmed as special guests on the UK/European tour by American Metal band Prong...
MANOWAR OVERCOME MAJOR PROBLEMS AS WORLD TOUR KICKS OFF
Manowar found themselves fighting the world this weekend as they kicked off the first leg of the Kings Of Metal MMXIV World Tour...
DEATH ANGEL'S 'LEFT FOR DEAD' MUSIC VIDEO RELEASED ON THE BAND'S WEBSITE
The Thrash veterans latest release from 'The Dream Calls for Blood' is directed by Tommy Jones ...
KXM TO RELEASE SELF-TITLED DEBUT ON MARCH 11th VIA RAT PAK RECORDS
Pre-orders for the supergroup's debut are being taken now, with a choice of packages ...
HOUSE OF X PREVIEW NEW TRACKS
The former members of UFO showcase two songs in advance of their next album ...
LEGENDARY PRODUCER CHRIS TSANGARIDES DISCHARGED FROM INTENSIVE CARE
Good news today as Chris makes positive progress in his battle with Legionnaire's Disease...
SONATA ARCTICA REVEAL THIRD ALBUM TRAILER FOR NEW ALBUM 'PARIAH'S CHILD'
It's guitarist Elias Viljanen's turn to talk about studio album number eight ...
ALESTORM BEGIN RECORDING NEW ALBUM 'SUNSET ON THE GOLDEN AGE'
Everyone's favourite Pirate Metallers are set for a new release in the summer of 2014 ...
KORN & ALICE IN CHAINS TO HEADLINE FIRST EVER SINGAPORE ROCK FESTIVAL
Singapore Rock Festival also has a tasty competition where you can greet bands directly at the airport...
STATUS QUO PRODUCE 'PILEDRIVER' BEER
The Quo celebrate the deluxe edition of 1972 album with their very own ale, and will also head out on the road with Wilko Johnson...
JEHANGIR AZIZ HAYAT RELEASES NEW ALBUM 'ABOVE THE FRAY'
Check out the title track from the Peshawar based grunge rocker here...
ISRAELI METALLERS SWITCHBLADE SIGN WITH ROCK'N'GROWL
Catch a live performance alongside Iced Earth's first appearance in Israel...
LES-FEST VENUE VALLEY INTERNATIONAL PARK CALL IN THE ADMINISTRATORS
A statement from Les-Fest organiser Dave Ritchie regarding the future of Les-Fest reads as follows...
GIANTS OF ROCK FESTIVAL RUNNING ORDER REVEALED
MetalTalk can exclusively reveal the running order and times for the Giants Of Rock Festival which takes place this weekend...
GLENN HUGHES AND JASON BONHAM FORM A NEW COMMUNION WITH CALIFORNIA BREED
Former Black Country Communion members Glenn Hughes and Jason Bonham have formed a new power trio act with a new young guitarist...
UFO'S PAUL RAYMOND UNVEILS PIANO VERSION OF 'LOVE TO LOVE'
UFO keyboardist and guitarist Paul Raymond has made public a newly recorded piano version of the classic track...
ENDLESS CHAOS OFFER A FREE DOWNLOAD TRACK FROM THEIR FORTHCOMING EP 'REJECTED ATROCITY'
"'Sacrificial Ritual' gives a further glimpse into the perverse mind of Endless Chaos and really showcases the band's true sound. Evil, vicious and unrelenting" ...
BOLT THROWER PLAY THEIR ONLY UK SHOW OF 2014 HEADLINING DAMNATION FESTIVAL
The most requested headliners will top the bill for the 10th anniversary ...
FRONTIERS ROCK FESTIVAL TO BE HELD MAY 1st-3rd 2014
The first festival from the record label will be held in Milan and promises an appetising line-up ...
THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN SUMMER TOUR
The Molten Melodic Metal onslaught will be here in June and July...
MESHUGGAH CELEBRATE A QUARTER CENTURY OF DEVIANCE
There will be special events galore to mark this milestone from the experimental Swedes...
THE WILDHEARTS TOUR THE UK IN APRIL - VON HERTZEN BROTHERS AND HEY! HELLO! ADDED TO THE BILL
"I absolutely cannot wait to get back onstage with the lads, and we're all excited to be playing with our brother Scott again."...
HRH IBIZA ROAD TRIP ANNOUNCE 17 BANDS
Time to beat the UK weather and join HRH Ibiza for a once in a lifetime rock n roll adventure ...
OUT OF THE ASHES HAS AN EPIC INITIAL LINE UP OF BANDS
The UK festival scene is on the increase and heading the thunderous charge are the team over at Out Of The Ashes...
IRON KNIGHTS RELEASE 'DESTROYER' SINGLE AS FREE DOWNLOAD
Get a teaser from the vampire warmongers with an exclusive track which will not be on the new album ...
HARDCORE SUPERSTAR UNVEIL THE NEW OFFICIAL VIDEO FOR 'LAST CALL FOR ALCOHOL'
The Swedish sleaze kings remind us what they are all about with this live version of the 2010 classic ...
VOODOO SIX CONFIRMED AS SPECIAL GUESTS ON UFO EUROPEAN TOUR
The band will be special guests on ten dates following their own headlining UK tour...
ABSOLVA REVEAL ALBUM COVER ART FOR 'ANTHEMS TO THE DEAD'
Progress on the third album is going well, and will be released on 5th May to co-incide with UK tour dates ...
GINGER WILDHEART'S NEW ALBUM 'ALBION' TO BE RELEASED ON 31ST MARCH
Never one to rest on his laurels, the pioneer releases his 7th album in 2 years ...
DEVILDRIVER WILL RETURN TO EUROPE IN SPRING 2014
This tour will be the only chance to catch the band on a European stage in 2014, do not miss ...
IAN ANDERSON ANNOUNCES 'HOMO ERRATICUS'
It's the return of Bostock! Album release and extensive UK tour from the eclectic and seminal Prog God ...
BRING ME THE HORIZON ANNOUNCE WEMBLEY ARENA SHOW
After a triumphant 2013, the Sheffield Metallers will play their biggest show to date...
TÝR DEBUT 'THE LAY OF OUR LOVE' VIDEO
Guest vocalist Liv Kristine also appears on the video, which forms part of the Viking warrior's story told in 'Valkyrja' ...
GRAND MAGUS FRONT MAN JB DISCUSSES WHAT THE NEW ALBUM MEANS TO HIM
"It's a Metal Triumph of Viking Power!" Watch the discussion and track by track trailers here ...
SAXON PLAY 3 CLUB DATES IN FEBRUARY
Saxon's return to their roots promises to be a special treat not to be missed, and footage will be used for an upcoming documentary ...
BLUES PILLS ANNOUNCE UK HEADLINE TOUR
The rising stars are heading off an another European trek with their intense and unique blend of rock ...
TANKARD BEGIN RECORDING THEIR NEW ALBUM, 'R.I.B.'
The sixteenth studio album, to be known as Rest In Beer, is due for release in summer 2014 ...
AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE ANNOUNCE DOWNLOAD APPEARANCE
The Industrial Metallers will be at Donington Park in June 2014 ...
THE GRAVELTONES ANNOUNCE UK & EUROPEAN TOUR DATES INCLUDING DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL
The UK dates will be with Buffalo Summer and The Cadillac Three in Feb/March 2014...
EXTREME TO PERFORM PORNOGRAFFITTI IN ITS ENTIRETY ON EUROPEAN TOUR
The first visit from the band in six years includes UK dates in July...
HORNET ANNOUNCE UK DATES
There will also be a Deluxe Edition of 'Skies Are Falling' out 12th May 2014...
SOUND OF CONTACT ANNOUNCE BILL JENKINS AS KEYBOARD PLAYER FOR FORTHCOMING SHOWS
The renowned member of Enchant will play live dates in April and May...
AJENDA TO RELEASE 'HATRED AND GREED' SINGLE
Northern Ireland's rising stars showcase video from debut album ...
AT THE GATES ANNOUNCE NEW STUDIO ALBUM
Swedish Metallers make a comeback with their first new material since 1995 ...
BLACK STAR RIDERS ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR SECOND STUDIO ALBUM
The new, as yet untitled, album will be released in the spring of 2015 through Nuclear Blast ...
LAMB OF GOD SINGER RANDY BLYTHE ANNOUNCES A LONG BREAK FROM MUSIC
"I will not be thinking about Lamb Of God, touring, playing Heavy Metal, writing new material for a good long while..."
MOTLEY CRUE ANNOUNCES THE FINAL TOUR... with video...
Band is first-ever to sign binding "Cessation of Touring" agreement to prevent future, unauthorized touring. Last Chance To See The Band Perform Live...
JAKE E LEE'S RED DRAGON CARTEL ANNOUNCE JUNE 2014 UK TOUR DATES
The UK tour follows Red Dragon Cartel's eponymous debut album, released by Frontiers Records on January 27th...
BRUCE DICKINSON/TANK BASSIST CHRIS DALE JOINS MONUMENT FOR UPCOMING LIVE SHOWS
"...it's an honour for me to be asked to play for the next generation..."
EX-MEGADETH DRUMMER NICK MENZA FAILS TO RECONNECT WITH DAVE MUSTAINE AT NAMM SHOW
Former Megadeth sticksman Nick Menza claims that Megadeth founder Dave Mustaine ignored his attempts for a reconciliation...
TRANSATLANTIC LAUNCH 'BLACK AS THE SKY' VIDEO
Second video from the supergroup's new album 'Kaleidoscope' is out now ...
KILL RITUAL RELEASE 'THE EYES OF MEDUSA' ALBUM TEASER
New studio album to be released on 4th April ...
WACKEN METAL BATTLE CANADA: SUBMISSIONS STILL OPEN UNTIL JAN 31ST FOR MONTREAL, TORONTO, EDMONTON, VANCOUVER
Krepitus win Calgary Battle One and will go on to the national final, for a chance to appear at the prestigious Wacken Open Air ...
SEE SLIPKNOT WITHOUT THE MASKS IN COMPILATION VIDEO
Actual faces of the band members are revealed all in one place by Loudwire...
THE GRAMMYS HAVE BEEN AWARDED AT THE 56TH ANNUAL CEREMONY
Black Sabbath took the award for Best Metal Performance for 'God Is Dead' ...
SONATA ARCTICA REVEAL SECOND ALBUM TRAILER FOR NEW ALBUM 'PARIAH'S CHILD'
Watch the band talk about studio album number eight ...
PIG IRON AND BLACK STATE HIGHWAY PLAY CHARITY GIG FOR EARTHQUAKE VICTIMS OF JAPAN
Get down to The Intrepid Fox on 6th March to support this worthy cause ...
FOREIGNER ANNOUNCE SPECIAL ACOUSTIC PLUS Q&A GIG AT SHEPHERDS BUSH EMPIRE
An intimate evening with a chances for fans to get their questions answered on stage ...
GLENN HUGHES TO APPEAR AT SUNFLOWER JAM 2014
The legendary bassist clears his schedule to pay tribute to Jon Lord ...
LACUNA COIL UNVEIL 'BROKEN CROWN HALO' ALBUM COVER AND TRACK LISTING
The new studio album from the Milanese Metallers is out on March 31 ...
MOTÖRHEAD CANCEL 2014 EUROPEAN TOUR
Lemmy and the band were advised by doctors that it was still too soon to resume full touring activities...
LEGENDARY PRODUCER CHRIS TSANGARIDES CRITICALLY ILL IN HOSPITAL
Chris is critically ill in hospital with Legionnaire's Disease...
CAMBRIDGE ROCK FESTIVAL ANNOUNCE FIRST 20 BANDS FOR 2014
Melodic Rock superstars FM top the bill with many more acts to be announced ...
KROKUS'S 'METAL RENDEZ-VOUS' GAINS OFFICIAL HONOURS
1980 opus is officially the most successful Hard Rock album of Switzerland ...
OLIVER WITHÖFT CO-OWNER OF CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS PASSED AWAY ON JANUARY 20TH 2014
The Metal world mourns the passing of a great man ...
TWILIGHT SET TO RELEASE THE FINAL ALBUM IN THEIR TRILOGY - 'III: BENEATH TRIDENT'S TOMB'
Listen to the track 'Lungs' from the experimental Black Metal band in advance of release ...
THE BREW UNVEIL 'REPEAT' VIDEO
The latest from the British Classic Rock band is the first from their upcoming studio album, produced by Toby Jepson ...
PANTERA - 'FAR BEYOND DRIVEN' ALBUM CELEBRATES 20 YEARS
Special anniversary edition will be available on Monday 24th March and comes in physical CD format as well as a digital download ...
FLOTSAM AND JETSAM TO RELEASE 'NO PLACE FOR DISGRACE 2014' ON FEBRUARY 17TH THROUGH METAL BLADE RECORDS
Classic Album is enhanced with the promise of being "100% better and more refined!" ...
AMON AMARTH PREMIERE EPIC PRODUCTION VIDEO FOR 'FATHER OF THE WOLF'
Watch the latest from the Swedish Heavy Metal icons right here...
SAXON ARE READY TO GO ON THE ROAD ON THEIR RESCHEDULED UK TOUR DATES IN FEBRUARY 2014
Amazing makeover album 'Unplugged and Strung Up' is also out now...
CHAS N' DAVE TO PLAY SONISPHERE 2014 ALONGSIDE IRON MAIDEN AND METALLICA
Amazing news from Sonisphere Festival this morning; the latest acts to play the UK's sterling festival this summer have been announced...
METALLICA CONFIRM WORK BEGINS ON THE NEW ALBUM IN BILLBOARD INTERVIEW
The follow-up to 'Death Magnetic' will be their ninth studio album ...
CAMDEN ROCKS FESTIVAL ANNOUNCED FOR SATURDAY 31st MAY
Early Bird tickets available now for £15 and first bands to be announced soon ...
THE EXPLOITED SIGN WITH NUCLEAR BLAST
The Scottish Punk legends promise a new album in 2014, and 3 classic albums are re-released in the meantime ...
CARNIFEX RELEASE A LYRIC VIDEO FOR THE BRAND NEW TRACK 'DRAGGED INTO THE GRAVE'
New album 'Die Without Hope' can be pre-ordered now ...
FORMER TOTO AND LE ROUX SINGER DENNIS "FERGIE" FREDERIKSEN DIES AGED 62
The Prince of AOR has sadly left the building ...
SPACE ELEVATOR RELEASE DEBUT SINGLE 'ELEVATOR'
Promo video can be viewed now in advance of their first album ...
MOTORHEAD MANAGER GIVES WORRYING INTERVIEW REGARDING LEMMY'S HEALTH
A very worrying interview with Motorhead manager Todd Singerman regarding Lemmy's health problems has appeared in Decibel magazine...
DAVE EVANS REVEALS 'PUT UP OR SHUT UP', LYRIC VIDEO AND SONG FROM HIS FORTHCOMING 'NOTHING TO PROVE' EP
Original AC/DC vocalist and co-founder of the band releases new tracks co-written with Chris Appleton ...
JACK BRUCE TO RELEASE NEW CD 'SILVER RAILS' ON 24 MARCH
New studio album from one of rock music's most respected innovators ...
GUS G. REVEALS FIRST SONG/VIDEO FROM 'I AM THE FIRE'
The Ex-Firewind and Ozzy Osbourne guitarist gears up for release of long-overdue solo album ...
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