Kris Barras Band announce new album and first single, new album partner

One of modern hard rock's most exciting breakouts in recent years, Kris Barras Band are bringing all-new, arena-sized grit to 2024 with their new album Halo Effect, set for release on April 12, 2024. Newly signed to legendary independent label Earache Records, Kris Barras Band harness the twilight-lit melodies and stampeding force beloved by fans … Continue reading Kris Barras Band announce new album and first single, new album partner

Steelhouse 2023 Interview: Kris Barras

I talked to Kris Barras before the band headline Friday at Steelhouse 2023 to discuss how they approach a show like this, the similarities between  MMA fighting and performing, and the band's busy schedule. Header image by Paul Hutchings https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fiT84Jzu_Gw

Festival Review: Steelhouse 2023 – Friday

After visiting Steelhouse for the first and only time in 2018, it easily and quickly established itself as my favourite festival on the circuit. With one of the most beautiful and unique locations on the festival calendar, Wales’ home of international classic rock has become a staple for so many people. Once again sold out, … Continue reading Festival Review: Steelhouse 2023 – Friday

Gig Review: Kris Barras Band / Florence Black / Tom Killner – The Leadmill, Sheffield (22nd March 2022)

Having seen Kris Barras Band supporting Black Stone Cherry in September 2021, I have to admit I was excited for tonight’s show. With the number of Black Stone Cherry t-shirts in the crowd, I don’t think I was the only one who was introduced and found a liking for Kris Barras Band at one of … Continue reading Gig Review: Kris Barras Band / Florence Black / Tom Killner – The Leadmill, Sheffield (22nd March 2022)

Kris Barras Band announce new album and biggest tour to date

The Kris Barras Band are back with their new album Death Valley Paradise, which will be out on March 4th via Mascot Records/Mascot Label Group. Coming hot off the back of a full UK tour supporting Kentucky heroes Black Stone Cherry this Autumn which included a sold-out Royal Albert Hall in London, the band will … Continue reading Kris Barras Band announce new album and biggest tour to date

Video Roundup: Sonata Arctica / Cobra the Impaler / Kris Barras Band / Kings And Liars / Palisades / Hollowed Human

Not done one of these for a while! Here's half a dozen new visual treats for you, each wrapped around an equally groovy bit of music... Sonata Arctica Finnish melodic metal icons Sonata Arctica should be closing their Acoustic Adventures European tour this week. Unfortunately, it had to be postponed to late 2022 due to … Continue reading Video Roundup: Sonata Arctica / Cobra the Impaler / Kris Barras Band / Kings And Liars / Palisades / Hollowed Human