The mighty force of Within Temptation gets angry – and heavy.
Mike has been photographing and writing about bands going back many years. A former writer and Reviews Editor on Louder Than War as well as several online music blogs, he also contributes to Fireworks and to Powerplay Rock & Metal magazines.
Jack Rutter completes his trilogy of love letters to Folk music with This Is Something Constant.
Crashing beats and fantasy – Simple Minds recall their rise to a period of global domination with New Gold Dream receiving the Sky Arts treatment.
We do some dashing around. plethora of gigs and events at the 2023 Manchester Folk Festival across the Northern Quarter.
We’re at Manchester Academy to witness, from Long Beach, California, the return of Rival Sons.
Reasons to get excited – The Very Best of Richard Hawley – obscenely good.
Keeping the wreck rollin’ – Skinny Lister gets shanty drunk on Shanty Punk.
The Routes Quartet embrace diversity as the genres merge on Arche.
You’re never too far from a Fairport tour. We head across the Pennines for the first of our two Yorkshire trips…
Second release in 2023 from Rival Sons as Lightbringer adds fuel to the fire of Darkfighter.
The return of Kat Gilmore and Jamie Roberts – Documenting Snapshots is confirmation of their standing.
Fascinating international collaboration packed with a subtle falodoorum from Ward Knútur Townes
KK Downing (and ‘Ripper’ Owens) do Priest in their own special way – ‘proper’ Metal!
Mr Wilson in his latest escapade – in harmony or not quite so?
Subtle class from Alex Hart and friends on Visions.