Festival Review – Rock The Coast 2019

Rock The Coast was a diverse, eclectic mix of classic rock such as Rainbow, Europe, and The Scorpions all the way up to extreme black metal pioneers Mayhem. The festival is based in the grounds of Sohail Castle in the southern coastal town of Fuengirola, Spain. Unsure of what to expect I found myself walking … Continue reading Festival Review – Rock The Coast 2019

We’ll Be There: Rock the Coast Festival (14th-15th June)

It’s that time of year when we are all getting excited about the festival announcements for Download, Bloodstock and many of the others based here in the UK. I have a different plan, while many of you are packing your waterproofs and heading for Download, I will be breaking out my pasty legs in the … Continue reading We’ll Be There: Rock the Coast Festival (14th-15th June)

Festival Review: Hellfest 2018 (22 – 24 June)

France’s soirée of festival season is Hellfest, based in the sleepy town of Clisson, which lies half an hour from Nantes in the Pays de la Loire region of the country, and this year is it’s 13th incarnation In the beginning, starting off more on the heavy side, it’s grown into one of the most … Continue reading Festival Review: Hellfest 2018 (22 – 24 June)

Europe announce 2018 UK tour

September 2018 will see legitimate hard rock legends Europe set to cross the UK once again in support of their newest release Walk The Earth, released earlier this October. Joining them on the dates will be modern blues connoisseurs King King, including an appearance at London's esteemed Royal Albert Hall. Quite a fitting place for … Continue reading Europe announce 2018 UK tour

Review: Europe – Walk The Earth

Ta-da da da! Ta-da da-da-da! Ta-da da da! Ta-da da da da da da! ... If you are not humming, "The Final Countdown", after seeing that this is a review of an album by Europe, either you have not been paying attention or you have not been keeping up with Europe since the mid-1980s. If … Continue reading Review: Europe – Walk The Earth

Album News: Joe Satriani, Rews, Stälker, Damned Spring Fragrantia, Europe

Another quick round-up from artists big and small... Joe Satriani World-renowned guitar virtuoso, Joe Satriani, announces the release of his 16th solo album, What Happens Next, set for release, January 12, 2018 on Sony/Legacy Recordings. Just a day prior to the album release, Satriani revives his G3 tour entity, inviting Dream Theater’s John Petrucci and … Continue reading Album News: Joe Satriani, Rews, Stälker, Damned Spring Fragrantia, Europe