rock & roll

Imperial State Electric nominated for Swedish Grammy Award

Imperial State Electric have been nominated for a Swedish Grammy Award for their “Anywhere Loud” album which came out on Psychout Records/ Sound Pollution in February 2018 and crashed the Swedish national charts at Number 1 on release!

The band stated:
“We were stoked to hear our double live record "Anywhere Loud" was nominated Best Rock Album in the Swedish Grammis 2019! The award ceremony will be on February 7th. In the meantime, hope you all have a Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year!”...
 

Little Villains to release new studio album “Philthy Lies” on March 29th 2019

As if sent by Rock n Roll Heaven, fans all over the globe will be able to experience the distinctive and ferocious talent of late Phil “Philthy Animal” Taylor one more time! Yes, the very same Philthy Animal Taylor that provided the pioneering backbeats to all records as a member of the classic lineup in iconic rock group Motörhead.

Bad Touch announced as special guests on The Quireboys & FM Spring 2019 UK Tour

Norwich five-piece Bad Touch are happy to announce that they will be special guests on The Quireboys and FM co-headline nationwide UK tour in April 2019. Planet Rock will launch a 48-hour ticket pre-sale at 9am on Wednesday 12th December via www.planetrocktickets.co.uk and www.seetickets.com.

Hey Zeus to release full-length debut album “X” on February 1st 2019

Boston-based Hey Zeus, who inked a worldwide deal with Argonauta Records earlier this year, have finally revealed the first and hotly anticipated details about their full-length debut album! Set for a release on February 1st, 2019, “X” will continue the mission of Hey Zeus: to save your soul with Rock and Roll!

Aaron Buchanan And The Cult Classics sign to Listenable Records

British rock band Aaron Buchanan And The Cult Classics are pleased to announce that they have signed to Listenable Records. To celebrate, the band and the label are releasing a Special Edition of the album “The Man With Stars on His Knees” on Friday 22nd February, 2019, featuring five brand new bonus tracks, consisting two brand-new studio tracks “Undertow” and “Fire in the Fields of Mayhem” and of three live tracks on the CD version.

Reef to release new live album “In Motion (Live From Hammersmith)” on February 22nd 2019

2018 saw Reef release the acclaimed album “Revelation”, their first in 18 years. Now the renaissance continues with the live album “In Motion (Live From Hammersmith)” which it will be released on February 22nd, 2019.

The show was recorded on May 6th at the legendary Hammersmith Apollo in London as part of the “Britrock Must Be Destroyed Tour” (alongside other 90’s Britrock legends, Terrorvision, The Wildhearts and Dodgy).

Dan Patlansky live in London 2018

The show kicked off with one his older songs, back in 2009, “Love City”, which was met with raucous applause. Dan Patlansky mixed in a range of his new songs, with his old solid classics. The crowd went wild for his top hits, such as “Backbite” and “Sonnova Faith”. It was a real treat to hear some of his tracks from his latest album “Perfection Kills” such as “Johnny”, “Never Long Enough” and “Too Far Gone”.
 

Bad Touch live in London 2018 along with Daxx & Roxane and Aaron Buchanan and The Cult Classics

It was funny watching Bad Touch sound checking and getting ready, joking around with the audience. As soon as they hit the stage they smash straight in, starting with a heavy drum solo. Stevie jumps up and down as they switch to a more upbeat and faster pace. The lights go down, marking the change to a heavier tone, and they crash back in with a hard-rocker. They started off giving the audience a taste of a few songs off their latest album. Then flipped it on its head, following with an old favourite from their first album.

Halestorm announces November 2019 UK Headlining Tour

Having sold out every date on their last UK headline tour, Grammy-winning US rockers Halestorm are delighted to announce their return to the UK for even bigger shows in November 2019, supporting acclaimed new album “Vicious”.

The Nashville-based band will be extending their landmark US headline tour, championing women in rock. The all female-led tour features very special guests In This Moment, with New Years Day opening proceedings each night.