classic rock

Clutch announces December 2019 US headline shows

Clutch announce December 2019 tour dates for their annual US Holiday Run Tour. The tour kicks off December 27th at Bogarts in Cincinnati, OH and ends with a special New Years Eve show at Union Transfer in Philadelphia, PA.

Main support on all dates will be The Steel Woods from Nashville, TN. Damon Johnson, guitarist/singer songwriter will open all shows except Asheville, NC. Our good friends Tyler Bryant and the Shakedown will open the Asheville, NC show. 
 

Michael Schenker Fest announces April 2020 UK Tour

50 years of class! Michael Schenker is proud to announce his Golden Anniversary in music, commencing with the exciting news that Michael Schenker Fest will be playing four shows across the UK in April 2020.

The tour is dubbed the “Revelation Tour”, so named after Michael’s killer new record “Revelation”, which was released globally on Friday!

The Quireboys live in London 2019

The room was filling up already, which can be unusual for the first band, Tequila Mockingbyrd. It’s great to see another kick-ass girl rock band on a big stage, always need more! Blue lights flooded the stage as they start to play. Their bouncy songs and performance was full of energy, making them the perfect warm-up act. You can see they’re having a fantastic time and love their music.
 

Phil Campbell releases lyric video for new single “Swing It” feat. Alice Cooper

Legendary long-time Motörhead guitarist Phil Campbell will release his first-ever solo record, “Old Lions Still Roar” on October 25th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast.

Today the iconic guitarist releases the brand new single “Swing It”, featuring the god of shock rock, Alice Cooper on vocals!

Watch the official lyric video for the song below. Get & stream the song here.

Kadavar releases live video for “You Found the Best in Me”

Berlin, Germany-based rock overlords Kadavar have released a live cut of the song “You Found the Best in Me”. The footage comes off the bonus blu-ray (see formats below) included on the band’s eagerly awaited new album, “For the Dead Travel Fast”, which includes the full set of the band’s special Berlin show earlier this years, featuring a group of friends and fellow musicians, comprised as The Cosmic Riders Of The Black Sun, performing Kadavar songs with more instruments and arrangements.

Tropical Fuck Storm share new official video for “The Happiest Guy Around”

Tropical Fuck Storm, who wrap up their North American tour with a trio of shows this week (Montreal, Boston and New York), debut “The Happiest Guy Around” video. Watch the video below.

The video is the third clip to come from the band’s recently released sophomore album, “Braindrops” (Joyful Noise Recording, order here), with the Australian outfit previously sharing videos for “Braindrops”, “Who’s My Eugene?” and “The Planet of Strawmen”.

The Quireboys announce September 2020 London live shows and launch Hell Raiser Campaign

Hard Rock Hell (HRH) are global players in Live, Label, and Media – they manage bands, sign bands, promote bands, broadcast bands, stage & write about them – so it seemed natural for HRH to create a fund-raising platform the likes of which has never been seen before – and launch it with a truly unique campaign!

Click here to visit The Quireboys Hell Raiser Campaign.

Clutch release brand new 2019 studio recording of classic single “Electric Worry”

Clutch announce the release of “Electric Worry”. The single is the third in a series of new studio recordings that comprise the newly launched “Weathermaker Vault Series” and the first new official music Clutch is making available since the release of their critically acclaimed album, “Book of Bad Decisions”.

The new live video uses footage from various 2019 European Summer festivals can be seen below.

Sunset Eyes to release debut single “Hey Baby” on September 27th 2019

Sunset Eyes began as jam sessions with Ola Himberg (guitar) and Vegard Liverød (bass/vocals) and lots of friends. A wild André Drage appeared on drums, booked a gig and claimed they should start a band. Some jams, songs and gigs later the band figured that they were missing something. Magnus Johansen joined on Hammond, and the sounds emanating from the guys’ heads was complete.

Elizabeth The Second to release debut EP “Two Margaritas at the Fifty Five” on November 9th 2019

Rock power trio Elizabeth The Second present their first single “No One Cares”. Loaded with swagger and spunk, this rhythmically pounding piece focuses on Camden with a vintage atmosphere - the perfect soundtrack for a night out on the town.

Elizabeth The Second are Ben Moro (guitar and vocals), Michele Venturini (bass guitar) and Luca Gallato (drums). Their music is influenced by The Clash, Blur, The Libertines, Artic Monkeys, Nirvana and The Stone Roses.