Post Tagged with: "melodic rock"

Michael Schenker Temple Of Rock band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 04/27/2015 - 13:56 / News - Comments

Michael Schenker announces January 2016 UK Tour

The award-winning, legendary guitarist Michael Schenker will embark on a nationwide UK tour with his band Temple of Rock starting at the Bilston Robin in Wolverhampton on Wednesday 20th January 2016. A 48-Hour Planet Rock ticket pre-sale starts at 9am on Wednesday 29th April at www.planetrock.com. Tickets will be available to the general public on Friday 1st May...
Billy Sherwood photo
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 04/24/2015 - 16:18 / News - Comments

Billy Sherwood signs with Frontiers Music srl

Frontiers Music srl is pleased to announce the signing of former Yes (official) member Billy Sherwood to its roster for the release of a new, exciting band and concept album entitled “Citizen”. The creator of the record is former Yes member/producer Billy Sherwood, who is well known for gathering amazing musicians together to perform on his projects....
The Poodles Devil in the Details cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Thu, 04/23/2015 - 00:48 / Reviews - Comments

The Poodles - Devil in the Details

The Poodles is a Swedish quartet, that likes to churn out melodic rock and did have quite a spectacular, almost meteoric rise in popularity with their first three albums, that contained a lot of well-crafted songs, in the vein of Talisman and similar bands. A rather weak album followed and yet another one that tried to patch up things and half succeed in doing so,...
Spock’s Beard band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 04/22/2015 - 23:15 / News - Comments

Spock’s Beard announces new album “The Oblivion Particle” & European tour dates for 2015

Legendary progressive-rockers Spock’s Beard are pleased to announce that they will return with their brand new 12th studio album “The Oblivion Particle”, to be released at the end of August 2015. They will also head back to Europe later this year for a string of live dates in support of the record. The band will be joined by young UK act...
Valerie Young Hunger cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 04/22/2015 - 16:11 / News - Comments

Valerie releases first single from upcoming album “Young Hunger”

Norwegian up-and-coming rockers Valerie are set to release their brand new studio album “Young Hunger” through Demon Doll Records; a smashing follow-up to their critically acclaimed cult debut from 2012. Legendary producer Beau Hill (Ratt, Warrant, Europe) contacted the band after hearing them on a local radio station in Texas, and offered to do the...
WakeUpCall A Long List of Wrong Choices single cover
Submitted by newseditor on Sat, 04/18/2015 - 14:51 / News - Comments

WakeUpCall releases new single & video for “A Long List of Wrong Choices”

WakeUpCall is a new young rock band produced by Beau Hill (Alice Cooper, Eric Clapton, etc.), M. Baggio (The Fire, Vanilla Sky, etc.) and they've played more than 180 shows around Europe. After a first EP (2011) and a full-lenght album (2012) WakeUpCall recorded 3 new songs that will be released this season. The second single “A Long List of Wrong...
Kiske / Somerville City of Heroes cover
Submitted by rockavlon on Sat, 04/18/2015 - 00:59 / Reviews - Comments

Kiske / Somerville - City of Heroes

With quite a few years having passed from the debut release between this collaboration, a second chapter between the project of vocalists Michael Kiske (ex-Helloween, Unisonic, Place Vendome) and Amanda Somerville (Trillium, Avantasia).   As ever, the album seems to have been written by one of Frontiers residents “producer/songwriters” Mat...
Beauvoir/Free American Trash cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 04/15/2015 - 14:42 / News - Comments

Beauvoir/Free to release “American Trash” on June 3rd 2015

Frontiers Music Srl is excited to announce the release of “American Trash” the anticipated new album featuring Rock & Roll veterans Jean Beauvoir and Micki Free on June 3rd in Europe and June 7th, 2015 in North America. Best known as the driving force behind the legendary Crown of Thorns self-titled debut album in 1994, Jean Beauvoir and Micki Free...
Bumblefoot pic
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 04/14/2015 - 22:01 / News - Comments

Bumblefoot releases new video for “Little Brother is Watching”

Guitar virtuoso, singer, songwriter, multi instrumentalist, and producer Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal has released his new video entitled “Little Brother is Watching” today. The video can be watched below. “The director, Gabriella Loutfi took a real cinematic approach with the song subject”, states Bumblefoot. “Rather than...
Ten Isla de Muerta cover
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 04/13/2015 - 20:22 / News - Comments

Ten to release “Isla de Muerta” on May 20th 2015

British hard rock giants Ten announced that the release of their eagerly awaited 12 studio album is scheduled for May 20th 2015 via Rocktopia Records. The new album is titled “Isla de Muerta” and follows hot on the heels of their ground-breaking and highly lauded 2014 opus “Albion”. The album cover was illustrated by Gaetano Di Falco, can be...