The Gray Brothers caught a couple of these shows last week. After a prolonged delay and cancellations, Scorpions finally finally tin Sydney. Nice to cross those guys off the list. Coverdale was also great, despite his vocal limitations. Highlight though was the Metal Cowboy - the great Ron Keel. I've been a Keeloholic since 1984. … Continue reading Scorpions, Whitesnake, Enuff Z’ Nuff, Ron Keel, Janet Gardner (Vixen) live in Sydney 2020
I will always have a place in my rock ‘n’ roll heart for Jeff Dahl. He was/is a torch bearer for true rock ‘n’ roll and for more than 30 years, his music has resonated with me like few others. He wore his heart on his sleeve. Uncompromising, loud ‘n’ fast punk ‘n’ roll that … Continue reading US Punk great JEFF DAHL returns with killer new album ‘Electric Junk’.
🔥 Thankyou to everyone who donated to our GoFundMe campaign and for helping us reach our target - #respecttherock https://youtu.be/HBOKAob4f7U
A huge thankyou to the listeners, subscribers and supporters who have so far donated to our campaign. At this moment we have raised $378 of our $500 target ! Too damn cool and very humbling. Back in 1987 we sat down in the studio of a community radio station in suburban Sydney - with a … Continue reading ⚡ GOFUNDME CAMPAIGN UPDATE ⚡
Swiss all-girl HM outfit Burning Witches crank out loud, pure, modern day heavy metal - awash with a traditional 1980's feel. Their new album ‘Dance With the Devil’ is out 6 March 2020 via Nuclear Blast. This interview with vocalist Laura was conducted 19 February 2020. ___________________ »Dance With The Devil« Release Date: March 6th, … Continue reading Laura Guldemond (Burning Witches) Interview – 2020
Ron Keel’s 35-year career in rock n roll has taken him from the concrete jungles of arena rock to the dirt roads of country music. In the 1980s, Keel sold a lot of albums and toured the world with Bon Jovi, Van Halen, Aerosmith, Motley Crue and Dio. Keel hits Australia next week for his … Continue reading Ron Keel Interview – 2020 Australian Tour
Texas guitar-slinger/songwriter Jesse Dayton is heading down under for his 1st tour of Australia. Dayton has recorded and played guitar with everyone from Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash & Willie Nelson to The Supersuckers, Duff McKagan and the iconic LA punk rock band, X. Dayton has always wanted to tour Oz, “Some of my fav rock … Continue reading Jesse Dayton announces 2020 Australian Tour
Blues guitarist Kevin Borich has released his brand new single, 'Call A Friend' and it features Russell Morris on vocals. This is the first single from Borich's forthcoming duets album expected for release soon. https://youtu.be/j2qGsQtWi5U
If not THE album of 2019, then David Newbould’s Sin & Redemption was certainly in the top 10. Newbould has just dropped another video single from the album, ‘Long Road To Barstow’, a tale about a guy beaten down by his dreams who can’t seem to find a way out. Check it out below. If … Continue reading David Newbould – Sin & Redemption – one of THE albums of 2019 and one you need to hear!
Wednesday the 19th of February 2020 marks the 40th anniversary of the passing of Bon Scott, and it sees the release of yet another book on Bon. “A Rockin' Rollin' Man: Bon Scott Remembered” is comprised of new interviews with a variety of well-known rock musicians reflecting on what made the hard-rocking, hard-living singer so … Continue reading New Bon Scott Book released “A Rockin’ Rollin’ Man”.
Brisbane’s sleaze rock merchants Snake Bite Whisky have released a new video single ‘ Last Man Standing’, a tune lifted off their current album, This Side Of Hell’. Since forming in December 2014, the self proclaimed “bastard child of Motorhead, Guns n' Roses and Faster Pussycat” have established themselves as one Australia's top sleaze bands … Continue reading Brisbane sleaze rockers Snake Bite Whisky release new single ‘Last Man Standing’
Melbourne’s Riff Raiders are hitting 2020 with a bang, with their Rock n Roll Daydream tour from February to April in support of their digital and vinyl Double A-Side single (Loaded Gun / Best Day Ever) that landed on February 18th through Rue Morgue Records and then release their brand new album Rock ‘N’ Roll … Continue reading Melbourne’s Riff Raiders drop new single ‘Loaded Gun’ ahead of Oz Tour