Rock Reviews

HIM Tears On Tape Album Cover Artwork
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HIM – Tears On Tape (, )
16th September 2013 -

After two decades together as a band, HIM have returned once more with an outstanding roller coaster of an album in `Tears On Tape`. Although at times the band can sound quite repetitive or straight forward they do have some excellent material. The keyboard/synths that start straight from the beginning in ‘Unleash The Red’ do not prepare the listener for… Read More »

Carousel Vertigo - Mighty Album Cover
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Carousel Vertigo – Mighty ()
12th September 2013 -

There’s been some interesting things happening in the world of classic rock over the last twelve months or so with a batch of new bands coming to the fore, carrying on the traditional rock & roll approach for the next generation whilst at the same time putting their own slant on things. In addition to the likes of Canada’s Monster… Read More »

Megadeth Super Collider Album Artwork Cover
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Megadeth – Super Collider (, , )
6th June 2013 -

Artist: Megadeth Album: Super Collider Record Label: Tradecraft / UMe Release Date: 10th June 2013 For Fans Of: The Big Four, Disturbed, American Radio Hard Rock Since their comeback in 2005 with The System Has Failed, Megadeth have had a solid run of enjoyable albums. Both United Abominations and Endgame were excellent for the most part, The System Has Failed… Read More »

Paramore - Paramore self titled album cover
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Paramore – Paramore (Self Titled) (, )
31st May 2013 -

Artist: Paramore Album: Paramore (Self Titled) Release Date: 8th April 2013 Record Label: Fueled By Ramen For Fans Of: We Are The In Crowd, Kelly Clarkson, New Found Glory, Avril Lavigne, You Me At Six This is the album a lot of people thought wouldn’t happen. Paramore were supposed to implode when their numbers reduced from five to three, leaving… Read More »

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Airbourne – Black Dog Barking ()
21st May 2013 -

How you feel about Airbourne, and a new Airbourne album, is really dependant on your point of view regarding the merits of music’s necessity to expand and evolve. If you think that artists should explore new avenue’s and reinvent themselves on each new release then this is not for you. If, however, you know what you like and you like… Read More »