classic rock

Michael Schenker Fest kick off recording process for new studio album

In 2016, guitar virtuoso Michael Schenker put together Michael Schenker Fest, a tour featuring former Michael Schenker Group vocalists Gary Barden and Graham Bonnet, plus Robin McAuley of the McAuley Schenker Group. Instrumental back-up was provided by former M.S.G. bass player Chris Glen and drummer Ted McKenna, plus guitarist/keyboard player Steve Mann, also of the McAuley Schenker Group.

The Black Moods sign to FM Music Management

The Black Moods have entered into a management deal with FM Music Management. They have joined FM Music Management’s impressive roster which includes Nonpoint, Adelitas Way, Through Fire, SHIM, Kataklysm, Royal Bliss, Deadset Society, Keith Wallen, Spoken and more.

The band is currently #37 on the rock chart with their single “Bella Donna” and have announced a special show on January 17th at The Viper Room in West Hollywood, California. The band will also be attending NAMM 2019.

Diamond Dogs announce comeback and new album “Recall Rock & Roll”

Reload, Rewind & Recall Rock n Roll - Swedish glam boogie blue-eyed soul rockers Diamond Dogs are back to set things straight!

After the loss of saxophone player and longtime band member Magic Gunnarsson (who died in a drowning accident 2014) Sulo and the rest of Diamond Dogs called it a day. They released the album “Quitters & Complainers” in 2015 and went on a farewell tour ending in Oviedo in October together with Iggy Pop.

Edmond Jefferson And Sons to release new studio album “The Winter” on March 8th 2019

7 years after an acclaimed self-titled album in 2012, Swiss 70’s alternative / explosive-blues rockers Edmond Jefferson & Sons will release their second full-length album called “The Winter” on CD, LP & Digital on March 8th, 2019, through Hummus Records (Emilie Zoé, Killbody Tuning, H E X....).

In the meantime, the band just premiered a first audio excerpt from this upcoming effort with the single “Helsinki” available right now below.

MaidaVale announces Spring 2019 European Tour

MaidaVale is heading out on a lengthy European tour in March 2019. The tour takes the band to Norway, Germany, France, UK and the Netherlands.
 
The tour kicks off at the By:Larm Festival in Norway. See all dates below.
 
European Tour Dates 2019:
28/02 (NO) OSLO - by:Larm Festival
01/03 (NO) OSLO - by:Larm Festival
03/03 (DE) HAMBURG - Hafenklang
04/03 (DE) GOETTINGEN - Dots
05/03 (DE) MANNHEIM - 7er Club
06/03 (DE) NIJMEGEN - Merleyn

King King announce Sari Schorr as special guest on their Winter 2019 UK Tour

King King are pleased to announce that American Blues Rock vocalist Sari Schorr will be special guest on their January/February 2019 UK Tour. The 10-date tour will take in amongst others, Nottingham Rock City (January 31), London Koko (February 7) and Glasgow O2 Academy (February 17). Tickets are available here & here.

Gypsy Chief Goliath to release new studio album “Masters of Space and Time” on February 22nd 2019

Ontario’s stoner metal heavyweights Gypsy Chief Goliath have signed with legendary German based record label Kozmik Artifactz. The label proudly announces that the band’s massive fourth full-length recording, “Masters of Space and Time”, will see worldwide release on February 22nd, 2019. The album art, track listing, and more have been issued.