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
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
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
Alter Bridge wowed crowds across Europe last year, and this release is the culmination of that tour, recorded Live at Wembley Arena. Having had the pleasure of seeing the Cardiff leg of the tour I was more than slightly disappointed to find out the CD/DVD would be recorded at Wembley, rather than in Cardiff. That said, … Continue reading
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
Last night saw the continuation of Alter Bridge’s European tour at the Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff with support from Theory of a Deadman and Black Stone Cherry. Although I arrived at the venue after Canadian rockers Theory of a Deadman, the crowd of people milling around outside the venue and within the confines of the merch … Continue reading
The Blackening by Machine Head has topped the poll of Roadrunner Records greatest albums of the decade so far. Slipknot have found two of their albums in the top five alongside albums by Alter Bridge and Opeth. The full breakdown of the top 5 can be found here.