Rock Reviews

Alkaline Trio – Is This Thing Cursed? (, , )
31st August 2018 -

5 years is a long time, but for Alkaline Trio fans it must have seemed like an eternity. This is the longest the band has gone between albums and I’m sure many fans were starting to wonder if they were ever going to get a new album, but here we are, the Alkaline Trio is back and they have a… Read More »

Alter Bridge Live At The Royal Albert Hall Featuring The Parallax Orchestra Album Cover
Alter Bridge – Live At The Royal Albert Hall (DVD / CD) (, , )
30th August 2018 -

In October 2017, Alter Bridge hosted arguably the two most special nights of their career at the Royal Albert Hall in London. Performing with the fantastic Parallax Orchestra, they performing two special shows that were recorded for what would become this release, the straightforwardly titled “Alter Bridge: Live At The Royal Albert Hall“. While the CD and audio version of… Read More »

Halestorm – Vicious ()
9th August 2018 -

Vicious was always going to be an important album for Halestorm. After the commercial and critical success of what is arguably the bands best album ‘The Strange Case of…’ and the somewhat more experimental albeit well meaning follow up ‘Into the Wild Life’ everybody was waiting to see what would come next. Enter Vicious, the band’s fourth major label album… Read More »

Dream State Recovery EP Artwork
Dream State – Recovery EP (, )
31st July 2018 -

South Wales quintet Dream State have been anywhere and everywhere in the last eight months. Chances are if you pay any attention to the current rock and metal scene, you’ll have caught at least half a glimpse of them, either at any of the major festivals, or on YouTube or Spotify where they are racking up ever growing playcounts. At… Read More »

Pagan – Black Wash (, , )
3rd July 2018 -

When you think of Australia you don’t usually think of black metal, it’s like going to Nigel Farage’s house an expecting the greatest hits of Eurovision to be on the stereo. Blackened Rock N Roll combo Pagan seem to be putting that to show with their new album “Black Wash” which excels best when it’s not being influenced by Black… Read More »