Now, as you’d all know by now, I’m a sucker for hooks and catchy melodies – who isn’t – and lemme tell ya – this EP is brimming with both – and as soon as I hit the play button on this – I was on board. The rollicking and riff heavy Rock n Roller kicks … Continue reading Poor Little Things – S/T (EP Review)
The Kinks will release a 50th Anniversary Edition of one of the greatest British rock albums of all time ‘The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society’ on BMG on October 26th. This essential album by one of the world’s best ever bands is defined by the extraordinary catalogue of Ray Davies’ songs, driven by … Continue reading The Kinks ‘Are The Village Green Preservation Society’ 50th Anniversary Edition Released 26th October
When the new Halloween movie hits theaters in October 2018, it will have the distinction of being the first film in the canon with creator John Carpenter’s direct involvement since 1982’s Halloween III: Season of the Witch. Carpenter serves on the new David Gordon Green-directed installment as an executive producer, a creative consultant, and, thrillingly, as a soundtrack composer, alongside … Continue reading John Carpenter returns with HALLOWEEN out October 19 !
Long-time readers of ours will be saddened to hear that guitarist Stew ‘Leadfinger’ Cunningham has been hit by illness recently – and according to a post on the i94bar, been undergoing treatment for lung cancer since June. Stew has been cranking out the guitar-fuelled rock n roll in many of our favourite rock n roll … Continue reading Help Stew ‘Leadfinger’ Cunnigham’s fight against cancer
Legendary singer-songwriter and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Steve Perry makes his long-awaited return with Traces, his first new album in nearly a quarter century, out Friday October 5, 2018. The famed singer introduces Traces with lead track “No Erasin’” and reassuringly greets fans with the opening line “I know it’s been a long time comin’.” … Continue reading Steve Perry set to release his first album in 25 years – ‘Traces’
Founding KISS guitarist and Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame member ACE FREHLEY has released a new song today called "Rockin' With The Boys." This is the second song Frehley has released this year, from his forthcoming all-new Spaceman album, due October 19, 2018, via Entertainment One (eOne). Frehley previously released the track "Bronx Boy" … Continue reading Ace Frehley releases new single ‘Rockin’ With The Boys’
AC/DC are back in the news again, and for all the right reasons. Unconfirmed reports of Phil Rudd and Stevie Young being sighted in Vancouver gained momentum yesterday, when a photograph of Rudd and longtime vocalist Brian Johnson surfaced, sending the rock n roll world in a spin. The band are apparently bunkered down at … Continue reading Is Phil Rudd back on the AC/DC drum stool ?
Holiday In Cambodia – Too Drunk to Fuck – Nazi Punks Fuck Off – Kill The Poor – Police Truck – California Über Alles The songs are as unforgettable as the band’s name, and fans will hear them all when American punk icons Dead Kennedys return to Australia and New Zealand in November. 40 years since they … Continue reading Dead Kennedys jetting Down Under in November !
Just got ahold of the new single titled ‘Rejected’ from Sydney outfit Molly and the Krells and it’s a cracker. Ten seconds in, no make that 5 - and I was hooked and it’s a fair bet you will be too. A short drum intro is followed by a pause – and bam! the pedal … Continue reading Molly and the Krells: Rejected
They have been around for a few years now - but you still may not have heard of them. We suggest you take a listen - as they are good! The enigmatically named Fallon Cush is the vehicle for Sydney-based songwriter Steve Smith who has a knack of drawing together exceptional musicians from Sydney's alt-country … Continue reading Sydney’s Fallon Cush – alt-country and a whole lot more
Dave Evans' run of dates through Eastern Europe continues, with the original AC/DC frontman set to rock Romania's Stonebird Festival on the 10th August ! Evans was interviewed by local media outlet Proarges News, and expressed his excitement at performing on the three day festival. "I went to the site of the Stonebird Festival and … Continue reading Dave Evans set to rock Romania’s Stonebird Festival !