Classic Rock Reviews

Foo Fighters Concrete and Gold Album Artwork Cover
Foo Fighters – Concrete and Gold (, )
15th September 2017 -

Foo Fighters are one of the biggest bands in the world. Now 9 albums deep into a nearly 25-year career, they have earned the right at this point to do pretty much whatever they want. There is always a sense of expectation with each new Foo Fighters album as every one of them is completely different. Some favour the most… Read More »

Alter Bridge Live At The O2 Arena + Rarities Album Cover Artwork
Alter Bridge – Live At The O2 Arena + Rarities (, )
1st September 2017 -

Alter Bridge are a band known for putting out high quality live albums, so their latest effort, Live At The O2 Arena + Rarities has got a pedigree to live up to. Both Live In Amsterdam and Live At Wembley Arena (not to mention the very special anniversary ABX box set) capture Alter Bridge in the live setting perfectly, so… Read More »

Alice Cooper – Paranormal (, )
25th July 2017 -

Alice Cooper, rock and roll’s villain, appeals to the ‘Paranormal’ for his 27th album and summons his ethereal character’s extensive history to the table. “I live in the absence of light,” cries the title track in his trademark foreboding fashion. It’s reflective of the 26 albums that came before this moment, a dark and treacherous journey worth every step in… Read More »

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Hollowstar – Some Things Matter (, )
10th July 2017 -

Hollowstar are the latest in a long, long line of bands that are attempting to get their name in lights on the coattails of the classic/Southern infusion style of rock. Their third release, Some Things Matter, come with influence from bands like The Cult, though there’s a lot on offer here for even the most casual rock fan. Some Things… Read More »

Def Leppard And There Will Be A Next Time Live From Detroit DVD Cover
Def Leppard – And There Will Be A Next Time…Live from Detroit (, )
20th February 2017 -

It’s hard to know where to start with Def Leppard nowadays. They were one of the staples of the 80’s rock scene, and I think we can all agree that their classic material is hard to fuck with. They are also one of the bands that have headlined Download multiple times, which is nothing to sniff at. But herein lies… Read More »