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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

Twelve bands confirmed for inaugural Radstock Festival

Twelve bands have been confirmed for the first ever Radstock Festival, to be held at O2 Academy Liverpool in March 2013. The announcement included the news that the festival will be headlined by Merthyr Tydfil’s The Blackout, who’s new album Start The Party, is due for release on January 21 2013. The festival will take … Continue reading

One to watch: NZT

I have lost count of the amount of times I have been asked where I discover the multitude of new bands I listen to, and yes both the internet and music magazines obviously help, but NZT are proof that you can find quality bands setting up in your local. Comprising of Lee (Guitar/Vocals), Tom (Bass/Vocals) and Pete … Continue reading

Top 10 Funny Rock Music Videos

Music videos; now universally accepted as a way to sell music to the masses. There are some great, deep, thought-provoking videos out there, but they don’t all have to be like that. Here’s a countdown of the top 10 comedy music videos… 10. Red Hot Chili Peppers – Universally Speaking Following a fan’s quest to … Continue reading

Upcoming Rock Album Release Dates

A lot has changed since we published our guide to 2012’s most anticipated rock albums  – some albums have been delayed, some may not even happen – but right now there are plenty of newly announced releases to whet the appetite of any rock fan. Mark Tremonti – All I Was Say what you want about … Continue reading

Top Ten Alternative Graduation Songs

With students around the country celebrating the end of their final term, here are ten tracks to get you in the mood for Graduation. Warning – tedious links are to be expected. Enter Shikari – Anything Can Happen in the Next Half Hour. Never underestimate what can happen during the ceremony itself. Whether it be slapstick styles … Continue reading

The Most Anticipated Rock Albums of 2012

After what was a brilliant year for rock music, what better way to usher in the new year than previewing the albums which will be blasting out of your speakers over the next 12 months? Paramore: It has been a hectic year for Hayley Williams and co, with the Farro brothers (Zac and Josh) leaving … Continue reading

Top 10 Albums of 2011

So Christmas is just around the corner and you’ve left all of your shopping until the last minute, right? Here is a list of the top 10 albums to be released this year, what could make a better stocking filler than one of these magnificent releases? 10 III.5 – Alter Bridge Making it into the countdown on … Continue reading

Free music and the affect it has on the music industry

The music industry has changed hugely over the past twenty years, locally and globally. The internet has resulted in music being made available for free in tonnes of different formats, whether it be streaming websites like Youtube and WE7 or sites which allow files to be shared online. Of course, this has also meant that music can … Continue reading

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