Johnny Kidd & The New Pirates

0 Comments

Photo: Nick Simper. Left to right: Johnny Kidd, Mick Stewart, Roger Truth, Nick Simper and Ray Soper at Kingsbury Odeon on 21 May 1966 Johnny Kidd (lead vocals) Mick Stewart (lead guitar/vocals) Nick Simper (bass/vocals) Ray Soper (keyboards) Roger Truth (drums) When legendary British singer Johnny Kidd decided to part with the original Pirates after […]

VIDEO: Blackmore’s Night release official music video for new single “Second Element”

0 Comments

  Internationally renowned Renaissance folk rock band Blackmore’s Night release the official music video for their new single ‘Second Element‘, taken from their new studio album “Nature’s Light“, released on March 12 Blackmore’s Night have created a magical rendition to Sarah Brightman’s classic song, while still putting that unique Blackmore’s Night twist on it. According […]

Album review: TOMMY BOLIN – Shake The Devil The Lost Sessions

0 Comments

Cleopatra Records [Release date 12.02.21] As Dave Thompson’s notes make clear, based on a recent interview with Tommy Bolin’s brother Johnnie, the latest “lost sessions” have been something of a holy grail amongst fans. After Bolin’s premature death in December … Continue reading → The post Album review: TOMMY BOLIN – Shake The Devil The […]

Saxon release cover of Deep Purple classic “Speed King”

0 Comments

  Legendary British Heavy Metal heroes Saxon loudly continue unveiling their Inspirations covers project with second single ‘Speed King’, Deep Purple’s classic tune from their 1970 album Deep Purple In Rock. “Without ‘Speed King’ there would be no ‘Motorcycle Man’,” said Biff Byford when explaining the importance of the song on Saxon’s early career ascendance. “I love the attitude, […]

News: Get Ready to ROCK! announce Best of 2020 Popular Poll winners

0 Comments

Rock music website Get Ready to ROCK! has announced the results of the Popular Poll for Best of 2020. Readers and listeners could vote in two categories this year: Top Albums and Breakthrough Act. Snake Oil & Harmony (aka Dan … Continue reading → The post News: Get Ready to ROCK! announce Best of 2020 […]

SMALL TOWN TITANS Release Official Music Video for “Let Me Breathe”!

0 Comments

York, PA Heavy Rock Band SMALL TOWN TITANS have released the official music video for their new single, “Let Me Breathe,” the seventh single off of the band’s new album, The Ride, available NOW via AntiFragile Music. “‘Let Me Breathe’ is about facing the music, and acknowledging, as Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn so beautifully puts “…the line that separates good and […]

EP review: BLACKMORE’S NIGHT – Here We Come A-Caroling

0 Comments

Edel/EarMUSIC [Release date 04.12.20] Blackmore’s Night have been around since 1997, founded by Ritchie Blackmore and Candice Night to stage their mutual love for traditional medieval and folk-rock music. This seasonal EP is released ahead of the band’s next album … Continue reading → The post EP review: BLACKMORE’S NIGHT – Here We Come A-Caroling […]