Gig Review: Wednesday 13 / South of Salem / Sick n’ Beautiful / Tarah Who? – Cathouse, Glasgow (10th April 2023)

Oof, there's a lot to cover in this review. Initially an impressive three-band lineup, we ended up with four entertaining acts with the addition of transatlantic grouping Tarah Who? Leading lady Tarah was joined by two new bandmates (one very new) to throw out a punky grunge sound designed to shake of the last vestiges of … Continue reading Gig Review: Wednesday 13 / South of Salem / Sick n’ Beautiful / Tarah Who? – Cathouse, Glasgow (10th April 2023)

Gig Review: W.A.S.P. / South of Salem – KK’s Steel Mill, Wolverhampton (18th March 2023)

Back in KK’s Downing’s gaff for another night which promises to entertain, it’s getting to the point where I’d be as well seeing about renting a room at KK’s Steel Mill and save on the travel. Having not played in the UK for a number of years seems to have brought out every W.A.S.P. fan … Continue reading Gig Review: W.A.S.P. / South of Salem – KK’s Steel Mill, Wolverhampton (18th March 2023)

Sick N’ Beautiful join Wednesday 13 and South of Salem on April tour dates

Hailing from Italy and other mad planets, intergalactic metallers Sick N' Beautiful are part of a three band bill touring the UK in April. The group will be presenting a brand new live show to promote their Starstruck album released in 2022 via Frontiers. We caught their headline set a couple of years ago at … Continue reading Sick N’ Beautiful join Wednesday 13 and South of Salem on April tour dates

2022 Year In Review: Paul

When the Boss sent a message asking for reflections of 2022, I put my thinking cap on and wondered about topics that I could cover. It’s been a cracking year for rock and metal, with resurgences in prog, thrash, death, and classic rock to name but four of the many genres we love. I covered … Continue reading 2022 Year In Review: Paul

Gig Review: The Treatment / Piston / South of Salem – The Fleece, Bristol (18th April 2022)

The first thing a friend said to me when I told them I was going to see The Treatment was “Wow! Are they still going?” I’m not sure whether that meant I’m getting old or not as I still view the Cambridgeshire outfit as a relatively new band on the classic rock scene. Regardless of … Continue reading Gig Review: The Treatment / Piston / South of Salem – The Fleece, Bristol (18th April 2022)

The Treatment get ready for 17-date April/May tour

Following the critically acclaimed album Waiting For Good Luck, British rockers The Treatment are set to hit the road again in April/May 2022 with their "The Devil In The Detail UK Tour". The tour will take in seventeen headline shows across the UK and one festival appearance, and feature support from Piston and South of … Continue reading The Treatment get ready for 17-date April/May tour