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Alter Bridge unleash Addicted To Pain

After months of waiting since Alter Bridge’s upcoming album was recorded, the Florida four-piece have unveiled the first single, Addicted To Pain. The full album, entitled Fortress, is the follow-up to hugely successful, if not originally titled, ABIII and is set for a September 30 release here in the UK. If Addicted to Pain, which … Continue reading

Radstock 2013: 3 stages,10 hours, 24 bands

As far as inaugural festivals go, Radstock sure kicked off what could soon be one of the biggest one day events in the country with aplomb. Staggered over three stages and encompassing ten hours of live music, the event saw 24 bands grace the Liverpool O2 Academy. Sadly, without the aid of a *Warning, NERD … Continue reading

Mandala’s debut EP just weeks away

After months of waiting, experimental instrumental outfit MANDALA will be releasing their debut EP Error Carried Forward over the next few weeks. The EP will include Wind Secular, which was released via the band’s social media pages a few months back. Alongside this will be five other tracks, details of which are as follows: 1. … Continue reading

Fall Out Boy reunite and announce new album “Save Rock & Roll”

The day that Fall Out Boy’s loyal fans have been waiting for is upon us, the band have officially announced that they are back together and have scheduled their next album for release this May. The album, to be titled Save Rock & Roll, is the follow up to 2008’s Folie à Deux and will be … Continue reading

Stone Sour reveal details of House of Gold and Bones – Part Two

After the success of the first part of the House of Gold & Bones saga, Stone Sour have announced details of the long-awaited second and final part of their double album. The Iowa five-piece, including Slipknot members Corey Taylor and Jim Root, have promised fans that the second installment, simply titled House of Gold & … Continue reading

Brian Fallon to release solo album this year

The Gaslight Anthem’s frontman Brian Fallon has announced that he is working on a solo album which is scheduled for release later in the year. The New Jersey songwriter made an announcement via his official blog stating he would be working on the album during down time from The Gaslight Anthem and was keen to reiterate … Continue reading

Most anticipated rock albums of 2013

It’s safe to say 2012 was a brilliant year for rock music, whether it be the long overdue return of Bob Mould or Frank Turner opening the Olympics. The question on everyone’s lips is this, how is 2013 going to top that? Well, with so many huge bands either confirming or hinting at new releases … Continue reading

Top 10 rock albums of 2012

So that’s it, 2012 is all but over and it’s clear to all that this year has been a brilliant one for rock music. So, with that in mind, it would seem rude not to take a look back at the ten best albums released over the past twelve months. 10. Rize Of The Fenix … Continue reading

Final twelve bands confirmed for Radstock 2013

Don Broco are one of twelve bands who have been confirmed as playing Radstock Festival next year. The Bedford rock act, who have just finished opening on the Rock Sound Riot tour, have grown in stature over the past year off the back of their brilliant debut album Priorities. Frontman Rob Damiani said: “This is … Continue reading

Review: NEEDTOBREATHE rock the boat in Bristol

It was a cold night in Bristol and a small crowd was beginning to gather as the doors opened to welcome NEEDTOBREATHE’s loyal fans. The Thekla may not look or sound like a gig venue, but this old boat has picked up the moniker of the south-west’s “best small venue” in NME for the past two years. … Continue reading

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