Rock Reviews

Jamie Lenman - Shuffle Album Artwork
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Jamie Lenman – Shuffle (, )
5th July 2019 -

The term ‘covers album’ is undoubtedly a dirty one. Rock covers albums fall into two categories; vanity projects that are utter dross, or Garage Inc. Essentially it’s fair to say that covers albums are a pointless endeavour that only seek to serve an artist’s ego as they relive the music that they love to the benefit of none but themselves…. Read More »

Your Life & Mine - Under One Roof EP Artwork
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Your Life & Mine – Under One Roof (, )
27th June 2019 -

“But if we bring it together and remind to remember, who cares what they say, get judged every day, so now look at each other, say this to one another, we’re the same…” Those lyrics are taken from the song ‘Remind To Remember’ by Your Life & Mine. And those lyrics while simple enough on the surface, mean far more… Read More »

Bokassa - Crimson Riders Album Cover Artwork
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Bokassa – Crimson Riders (, , )
18th June 2019 -

Bokassa have had a fantastic start to their career. As in, it literally is someone’s fantasy to be in their position. The Norwegian trio released Divide & Conquer to media and audience praise, and the band have played shows across most of the world. Above all, they were dubbed “my new favourite band” by the drumming demiurge himself, Lars Ulrich,… Read More »

Duff McKagan Tenderness Album Cover Artwork
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Duff McKagan – Tenderness (, )
31st May 2019 -

There have been plenty of musicians who have been able to call themselves “That guy from Guns n’ Roses” but there’s only one Duff McKagan. However, Duff McKagan is more than just a one band man. As well as releasing music as a solo artist, the Seattle native has appeared with Velvet Revolver, Alice In Chains, Jane’s Addiction and Hollywood… Read More »

Lake Acacia - Broken Circuits Album Cover Art
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Lake Acacia – Broken Circuits ()
29th May 2019 -

Lake Acacia are a fiercely ambitious alt-rock band from Oxford. The trio formed in 2016 and through diligent hard work have seen themselves amass a dedicated following across the UK. Having been featured in Kerrang! and on BBC Introducing several times, it’s fair to say they’re making some serious impressions. Now they gear up to release their sophomore EP, Broken… Read More »