Post Tagged with: "melodic rock"

Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 04/15/2014 - 00:36 / in News - Comments

Rock‘n’Blues Fest US Tour to begin in August 2014

Rock and Blues fans are certainly in for a tasty musical treat this summer as the popular Rock‘n’Blues Fest tour returns for a third consecutive year with a run of approximately twenty dates beginning in early August.   This year's line-up features the Johnny Winter Band, Edgar Winter Band and Savoy Brown's Kim Simmonds (who all shared...
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 04/14/2014 - 21:44 / in News - Comments

Super Duper Alice Cooper Documentary announces additional Regional Screenings

The upcoming official Alice Cooper documentary, Super Duper Alice Cooper, will premiere at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival and will hit theaters nationwide beginning April 30th, 2014. Super Duper Alice Cooper will officially premiere on April 17, 2014 and is presented by Banger Films, in association with Eagle Rock Entertainment, and distributed to theaters and...
Submitted by rockavlon on Sun, 04/13/2014 - 01:31 / in Reviews - Comments

Gotthard - Bang!

Gotthard, might have been a bit of a powerhouse band in Melodic Rock, a bit like Krokus, with God-like status, within their native Switzerland and sales that probably would alone keep them happy anyhow, they still had a bit of a name in Europe, that was even getting more established in the later years with the switch in record companies and a more aggressive...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 04/11/2014 - 00:26 / in News - Comments

Night Ranger - High Road on June 06th 2014

Iconic arena-rockers Night Ranger are set to release their new studio album, “High Road”, on June 6th in Europe and June 10th in North America via label home Frontiers Records.    Produced by the band itself, “High Road” will be available in two formats – a standard CD version and a deluxe version which includes two bonus...
Submitted by thanos on Tue, 04/08/2014 - 01:48 / in Reviews - Comments

Overland - Epic

Things are easy here. You either know who Steve Overland is and you proceed or if you haven’t heard of him better turn away and try to read about the latest modern hardcore, metalcore extreme band that’s trendy nowadays. There’s always the possibility that you’re really young and you try to find a way among the today’s chaos so here ya...
Submitted by thanos on Mon, 04/07/2014 - 01:18 / in Reviews - Comments

Mike Oldfield - Man on the Rocks

Thank God, for not having another “Tubular Bells” no1000! A bit bitter joke but I wouldn’t bear another “Tubular Bells” album! This is Mike’s 25th studio work, almost 6 years after “Music of the Spheres”.   On this album Mike is cooperating with two renowned musicians, the bassist Leland Sklar (Phil Collins,...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 04/04/2014 - 20:44 / in News - Comments

Unisonic announces new album and EP “For the Kingdom”

Two years after their celebrated eponymous debut album German hard rock supergroup Unisonic which includes Michael Kiske, Kai Hansen, Dennis Ward, Mandy Meyer and last but not least Kosta Zafiriou is back with a new record that will be released on July 25th, 2014.   As a foretaste of their eagerly awaited sophomore album the band will release the EP "...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 04/04/2014 - 15:06 / in News - Comments

H.E.A.T announces 4 UK concerts in May 2014

April 14th, 2014 sees the UK release of the long awaited new studio album "Tearing Down the Walls" by Swedish rock band H.E.A.T via earMUSIC.     Once again the band decided the move into Bohus Studio with Grammy-award winning producer Tobias Lindell and created an explosive, fresh sound.   The first sneak peak of the album is...
Submitted by rockavlon on Fri, 04/04/2014 - 01:40 / in Reviews - Comments

Heart - Fanatic Live From Caesars Colosseum

Heart are one of the best female fronted bands in the history of music with a long and illustrious career full of great acclaim who are still going strong after a career spanning over four decades, making them one of the most commercially enduring bands in rock's history.   In 2012, the sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson (guitars/vocals and so much more) got...
Submitted by darwin on Thu, 04/03/2014 - 01:10 / in Reviews - Comments

Thulium - Sixty Nine

Apparently, Thulium is the chemical element with atomic number 69. I guess that’s why hard/heavy rock London, England band Thulium called their debut album “Sixty Nine”. Otherwise, they’re really (really) immature.   Honestly, there’s really not much I can say about this album. To put it politely, it’s not that great. No...