Billy Idol announces new EP with first single “Bitter Taste”

Billy Idol is set to release The Roadside EP, his first new material in nearly seven years, on 17th September via Dark Horse Records. Produced by Butch Walker (Green Day, Weezer) and featuring Idol’s longtime lead guitarist and co-writer Steve Stevens, The Roadside was conceived, recorded and mixed almost entirely under the shadow of the pandemic. The … Continue reading Billy Idol announces new EP with first single “Bitter Taste”

Festival Review: Nova Rock 2018 Day 3

Arriving at Nova Rock on day 3 we found the place had a slightly more relaxed atmosphere, people sitting around and generally moving at a slower pace compared to the last couple of days. A lot of the bands that were performing were new to me until later on in the day, so it was … Continue reading Festival Review: Nova Rock 2018 Day 3

Download Festival in Review: Sunday

[avatar user="Ross" size="50" align="left" /]Sunday. This was looking to be the best day of the weekend from the initial announcement. A day which just got better and better and better. A day which a lot of young people weren’t bothered with but older people loved and the converse applied for Saturday. And then there’s contrarian … Continue reading Download Festival in Review: Sunday

12 Songs of Xmas: Billy Idol – Yellin’ At The Christmas Tree

I love this one. It's a great song in its own right - perfect Silly Season fodder. However, no official video was ever released for it, so some chap's taken it upon himself to create one that looks like it was made with The Sims or something. Thing is, it's damn good. Links up to … Continue reading 12 Songs of Xmas: Billy Idol – Yellin’ At The Christmas Tree