Review: Jared James Nichols – Black Magic

Most artists, I can pin-point the where, when and how I discovered them. Jared James Nichols, I draw a blank. Regardless of that, Old Glory and the Wild Revival was played constantly, yet still I hungered for more. Finally, Nichols has arrived with a second album. And it makes you want a third. Black Magic … Continue reading Review: Jared James Nichols – Black Magic

Classic Covers: Hellfest All-Stars – Walk This Way

Gibson have shared the All-Stars cover of Aeromith’s "Walk This Way", filmed on the Gibson bus at this year’s Hellfest in France. Featuring members of Shvpes, In Flames, Inglorious and Chuck D of Public Enemy/Prophets Of Rage, the names of the genre put down an exquisite cover of the 1975 classic. This year’s Hellfest took … Continue reading Classic Covers: Hellfest All-Stars – Walk This Way

Video Roundup: Psychostick, Jared James Nichols, Raised By Raptors, Holding Absence, One Last Shot, Louder Still

We've not done one of these for a while then Psychostick went and put a new video online, so... Psychostick - "Awesome!" This video is awesome. Psychostick is sort of awesome. All that stuff that's awesome please give it to me. Awesome song for awesome people doing things. Awesome things. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WgXbPYWvWrU Jared James Nichols - … Continue reading Video Roundup: Psychostick, Jared James Nichols, Raised By Raptors, Holding Absence, One Last Shot, Louder Still

Scorpion Child announce UK Oct/Nov dates w/ Jared James Nichols & The Bad Flowers

Texan heavy psych rockers Scorpion Child are very pleased to announce a headline UK tour for this coming October/November alongside young Wisconsin-born, Los Angeles-based blues artist Jared James Nichols and British Rock n’ Rollers The Bad Flowers. The run will kick off at The Borderline, London – taking the five piece across eight UK cities … Continue reading Scorpion Child announce UK Oct/Nov dates w/ Jared James Nichols & The Bad Flowers

Interview – Jared James Nichols (O2 Arena, London)

It was really cool to find myself interviewing someone I had recently come to greatly admire, Jared James Nichols with his electric blues approach rejecting all that's cool for something he believes in. His love for this music is oozing through his responses to the questions, showing that he is the real deal when it … Continue reading Interview – Jared James Nichols (O2 Arena, London)

Stone Free Festival (Saturday 18th June, 2016)

Words by Amy Harris-Abbott (Lounge Kittens), Richard Harris-Abbott (Alice Cooper, overview) and Max Southall (all other band reviews). Edited by Mosh. Sunday review and interviews coming soon! Feeling like having just gone on a pilgrimage I arrive at the hallowed grounds of the very first Stone Free Festival; The O2. I am confronted by a sea … Continue reading Stone Free Festival (Saturday 18th June, 2016)