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Entertaining chat with John Fred Young of Black Stone Cherry | Interview

I had a chat with the ever friendly Black Stone Cherry drummer John Fred Young about the bands heritage, their up-and-coming tour, the joys of family life and his informative and honest opinion about the US Presidential election. I managed to reach him after a couple of attempts while he was finishing up a previous interview, after asking how he was “today”, this is what he had to say...

Ray Toro – Remember the Laughter – Album review

Ray Toro has been working on this album for three and a half years - since the demise of My Chemical Romance. All of the working and refining has been put to good use, this album is phenomenal.

Falls cancel UK dates

F**k-rockers Falls have sadly had to pull out of their final 'Falls & Friends' London residency and tour with We Are Carnivores due to frontman Martin Gallagher being hospitalised.

The Vigil – Save Our Souls

Bristol rockers The Vigil are set to release debut album Save Our Souls on November 25. The band have supported the likes of Puddle of Mud, Therapy? and more and the record was produced by Bush’s Nigel Pulsford (are you getting the same awesome feeling that I am?).

AWOOGA announce UK tour!

Sheffield sludge rockers AWOOGA have announced they will be heading out across the UK this December!

Black Orchid Empire – Archetype | album review

Black Orchid Empire are essentially a combination of all your favourite bands - and their album 'Archetype' encompasses this.

An interview with VASA

VASA are the Scottish post rockers who have been challenging the rock genre over the last few years. We caught up with the quartet to chat about their latest tour with Poly-Math, their upcoming double A side single Burst Open and the importance of their DIY aesthetic.

Wille and the Bandits & Elles Bailey @ 100 Club, London | Review

Sometimes you don’t always see and feel the connection between band members, but with these guys you do. You see they are each other’s breath. Their talent and love of music is unquestionable. And tonight, is another reason why Wille and the Bandits are one of the UK’s best kept secrets and showcase one of Joe Bonnamasa's favourite slide guitarists.

Ray Toro talks to us about his debut album ‘Remember the Laughter’ | Interview

Ray Toro spoke to us about his debut solo album, 'Remember the Laughter', which comes out on November 18th.

DIV/DES Release New Video for ‘Making A Killing’

Fresh off their nomination for "Best Rock Act" at the Unsigned Music Awards DIV/DES (Divides) are back with a new lineup and new video.

Johnny Foreigner talk ‘The X and The O’, ‘Flooding’, and their tour

Johnny Foreigner are a four-piece indie-rock band hailing from Birmingham - and they've just released an amazing EP after a busy few months. We spoke to Alexei from the band about their recent releases, and their tour.

Bad Sign reveal Closure video and Hacktivist tour!

Croydon rockers Bad Sign have released the video for new single Closure. The video premiered on October 21 via VEVO and was released on the same day via Basick Records. The track, produced by Neil Kennedy (Creeper, Milk Teeth, Press To Meco), first premiered on October 16 on Daniel P. Carter's Radio 1 Rock Show, so you already know it's a banger!

Boss Keloid have found the Axis Of Green

Brit psychedelic sludge rockers Boss Keloid have revealed the video for new track Axis Of Green. The single is the latest to come from their critically acclaimed April release Herb Your Enthusiasm.

CRX – New Skin | Review

CRX is a band born out of The Strokes' guitarist, Nick Valensi, missing playing live. They're a mix of hard rock, pop rock, and power pop, and their album, 'New Skin', is one of the best things to come out of a 'Strokes side project.

A Chat With Foes About Their Latest Album, Touring and Future Plans | Interview

We caught up with the brilliant band named Foes. Consisting of four members, Foes continue to release breathtaking and bold music and recently we caught up with them to chat about new music, tours and albums!

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