classic rock

Black Star Riders to release new studio album “Another State of Grace” on September 6th 2019

Nuclear Blast are delighted to announce the release of Black Star Riders new studio album “Another State of Grace” on September 6th, 2019.

The band will support the record with a full UK and Ireland tour in October 2019 with additional dates in other territories to be announced in the near future.

You can also get their new single “Another State of Grace”, here.

Paul Gilbert presents new video for “A Herd of Turtles”

Paul Gilbert has released a new music video for “A Herd of Turtles”.

Watch the video below.

Paul says: “How do you know when you’ve gained your producer’s trust?

You ask him this question:
"Hey John, can you set up a vocal mic? I want to recite a poem about turtles in a Ringo Starr accent, and then launch into a ferocious groove with the band, and then back to the Ringo part, and then back to the ferocious part a few more times. We’ll cut it all live too".

Crobot releases music video for new single “Keep Me Down”

Rock band Crobot released a video for their new song, “Keep Me Down”. Directed by Mike Danger the hilarious video marks the first new music from the band in three years.

The band describes the Corey Lowery produced song and video like, “ a kick to the teeth and a punch to the dick, "Keep Me Down" let’s all y’all mutha funkers know - Crobot’s back and we’re comin’ out swinging, baby!”...

Watch the video for “Keep Me Down” below.
 

Pearl Handled Revolver release official video for first single “In My Blood”

UK darkly alt-rockers Pearl Handled Revolver continue their climb with the release of a brand new single and video for “In My Blood”, which is taken from their engulfing new album, “Fantasy Reigns”, out Friday 5th July, 2019.

Watch the video for “In My Blood” below.

Glenn Hughes re-schedules May UK dates to November 2019

Glenn Hughes re-schedules four dates of his “Performs Classic Deep Purple Live” May 2019 UK tour dates.

The re-scheduled dates are below.

UK Tour Dates 2019:
Nov 16th DLWP – Bexhill, UK
Nov 17th City Hall – Salisbury, UK
Nov 19th Junction – Cambridge, UK
Nov 20th UEA The Waterfront – Norwich, UK
Nov 22nd Town Hall – Cheltenham, UK
Nov 23rd Picturedrome – Holfirth, UK
Nov 25th Music Hall – Aberdeen, UK
Nov 26th Iron Works – Inverness, UK

Tanith launches new single “Eleven Years”

On May 24th, 2019, NYC’s Tanith will release their debut full-length, “In Another Time”, via Metal Blade Records.

Taking their name from a character in the classic Hammer Horror The Devil Rides Out, Tanith play vintage hard rock that harks back to the glory days of Blue Oyster Cult, Thin Lizzy and Uriah Heep. However, while such influences resonate through their music, they are never derivative, having a strong musical identity and forging their own sound.

Clutch and Killswitch Engage announce Summer 2019 US co-headlining tour

Clutch and Killswitch Engage have announced co-headline tour dates for this summer.

Tickets go on sale on Friday, May 17th at 10am, here.
 
Both bands will also be appearing on several festivals during their July 12th - August 4th run to include Earth Rocker Festival (July 13th), Rock Fest (July 19th), Heavy Montreal (July 26th) and Impact Festival (July 28th).
 

Brian Downey’s Alive And Dangerous announces live show in London on November 7th 2019

Due to popular demand Brian Downey’s Alive And Dangerous will return the Camden Underworld on Thursday 7th November. Tickets are on sale now via the venue.

Brian Downey’s Alive And Dangerous features Brian Grace (best known as the guitarist for the Commitments’ Andrew Strong), plus former Low Rider band members Matt Wilson (lead vocals, bass), and Phil Edgar (lead guitar).

Glenn Hughes forced to postpone May 2019 UK Tour due to illness

Glenn Hughes needs to postpone his upcoming “Performs Classic Deep Purple Live” due to illness. He sends his regrets that he is unable to perform his UK tour which was due to start May 14th through May 24th.

He needs to be treated for an illness that while not life threatening, must be dealt with immediately in order for it to not become a serious problem. He is expected to make a full recovery and be back on the road in June.