Rock Reviews

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We Are The In Crowd – Weird Kids ()
13th June 2014 -

We Are The In Crowd are a band who seem on the cusp of great things. Having already amassed a sizeable fanbase in their five years as a band with their début album Best Intentions and through relentless touring on both sides of the Atlantic, Tay Jardine and the boys released the notoriously difficult second album, Weird Kids, a couple… Read More »

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Viza – Aria ()
21st May 2014 -

American/Greek rockers Viza, are renowned for drawing influences from their cultural backgrounds, with the Mediterranean being a key player in the bands writing. Infusing that with hard hitting American rock, the 6-piece have been making waves on an international scale, with their music tapping into different musical tastes across the world. Taking influences from the rhapsodies of Gogol Bordello and… Read More »

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Black Stone Cherry – Magic Mountain ()
7th May 2014 -

It seems amazing that hard rock has survived as long as it has. Sure, everyone has their sing-a-long favourites of old, but by modern rock standards you would have expected some development. Regrettably, the bands of today who hark back to those good ol’ days haven’t really changed it in a great way. Many however seem to be content sticking… Read More »

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Ronnie James Dio – This Is Your Life Tribute Album (, , )
27th March 2014 -

Ronnie James Dio needs no introduction, his career no summary that hasn’t been done a thousand times already. With the fourth anniversary of his passing shortly to be upon us, his wife Wendy and the Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund founded in his name (http://www.diocancerfund.org/) have assembled an almighty group of Ronnie’s friends and peers to pay homage to… Read More »

Ghouls Ten Thousand Words On Album Cover
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Ghouls – Ten Thousand Words On (, )
13th March 2014 -

Introducing Ghouls, a six-piece band currently based in London, with members originally from across the UK. Ghouls were founded in late 2011 and describe themselves as Alt/Gypsy/Punk. After the success of their acoustic EP, they are soon to release ‘Ten Thousand Words On’ (available from the 4th of April 2014) which is being produced by James Routh from Sonic Boom… Read More »