Killcode Release Lyric Video For ‘Shot’

New York rockers Killcode have released a lyric video for the track ‘Shot‘.

The track is taken from the band’s latest album ‘The Answer‘. Advanced limited edition copies of ‘The Answer‘ are now available for purchase at

Shot‘ is also available for download purchase at Killcode‘s website and

Line up:

Tom Morrissey (lead vox)
Chas (guitar/vox)
D.C. Gonzales (guitar)
Erric Bonesmith (bass/vox)
Rob Noxious (drums)

Fibrofest 2017


Fibrofest is back, and once again all proceeds are going to Fibromyalgia Action UK

We’re delighted that for this the second Fibrofest, we have sponsorship from Blackstar Amplification and our friends at AOR Blvd Records, plus we make a welcome return to one of our favorite venues, Leo’s Red Lion.

Tickets can be bought Here

If you cannot make it, then donations to FMA UK can be made Here

We raised over £1300 in 2016 and would love to double it to help support a small but worthy charity which supports people with fibromyalgia.



Pride & Joy Music Signs Frode Hovd’s Aldaria

land-of-lightPride & Joy Music is proud to announce the signing of Frode Hovd’s Aldaria for the release of their Metal Opera concept album ‘Land Of Light‘! The release of this record is scheduled for March 24th, 2017.

‘Land Of Light‘ is the highly anticipated debut release by the new all-star metal opera Aldaria. The album contains 11 epic tracks in the vein of old Helloween & Avantasia, with fast-paced hymns to beautiful ballads.
The band is masterminded by guitarist Frode Hovd from the Norwegian metal group Memorized Dreams who was joined by a host of world known guests from the metal community including Fabio Lione (Rhapsody Of Fire, voc), Todd Michael Hall (Riot V, voc), Rick Altzi (Masterplan, voc), Mathias Blad (Falconer, voc), Jonas Heidgert (Dragonland, voc), Jimmy Hedlund (Falconer, guit.), Roland Grapow (Masterplan, guit.), Mike LePond, (Symphony X, bass), Uli Kusch (ex Helloween, dr.), Peter Danielsen (Darkest Sins, synths) and Mistheria (Vivaldi Metal Project, keys). The album has been in production for over two years.

Produced and fully written by Hovd himself, this conceptional album was mixed by Roland Grapow (Masterplan) at Grapow Studios and mastered by Jacob Hansen (Primal Fear, Volbeat, Doro etc) at Hansen Studios. Artwork by Stan W. Decker (Jorn, Serious Black…).

The full cast of musicians performing on this release and an essay about the lyrical concept is found on the band’s website.

Official Website



Suicide By Tigers Release ‘True Believers’ Music Video


Swedish classic rockers Suicide By Tigers released a music video for ‘True Believers‘, the song is taken from their self titled debut album, hailed by European rock media as one of last years best debut albums. Once again the band shows that they are masters of crafting soulful heavy rock, performed with a natural sway and tons of swagger.

The debut album was recorded, mixed and mastered by Berno Paulsson (The Haunted, Amon Amarth, Spiritual Beggars) at Berno Studio, Malmö.

The soil of southern Sweden has for a long time been a great breeding ground for rock n roll. This trend continues manifested by Suicide by Tigers. Focusing on dynamic, blues based rock, with heavy guitars and strong melodies. Just like the British bands FreeTaste and Led Zeppelin they move from Light and Shade to Tight and Loose. Let the production and music making live!

Line up:

Nils Lindström – vocals
Petter Rudnert – guitar
Peter Broch – bass
Johan Helgesson – drums and percussion

Official Website


Ash Wilson Releases Debut Album ‘Broken Machine’

Ash Wilson

Wilson Brothers Music in association with Cadiz Music Distribution are pleased to announce the release of singer-songwriter and guitarist Ash Wilson’s debut album ‘Broken Machine’ on Friday 21st April 2017. The album can be pre-ordered form Amazon and iTunes.

Lincolnshire’s Ash Wilson is one of England’s most distinctive vocalists, guitarists and songwriters in blues music today. The debut album is a watershed achievement for Wilson, both in terms of the many musical styles in the tracks, which begin and end with the blues at its core.

The album is maybe best described by multi award-winning UK Blues Hall Of Fame inductee Wayne Proctor, (King King, Ben Poole, Stevie Nimmo), as “A fine record that grooves, rocks, twists and turns. You’re all gonna love it! Now grab a cuppa, press play and turn it up! LOUD!!”

Track listing:

  1. Show Me How to Love You (4:53)
  2. Worlds Gone Crazy (1:57)
  3. Peace and Love (4:07)
  4. Broken Machine (4.05)
  5. Words of a Woman (5:57)
  6. Out of Time (3:47)
  7. The Hitcher (5:55)
  8. Hold on Now (4:32)
  9. Lonely Room (4:10)
  10. Holding Hands (5:53)

Official Website



Sari Schorr & The Engine Room Announce 2017 UK Tour Dates

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Dan Mann©

Following the September 2016 of Sari Schorr & The Engine Room’s critically acclaimed debut album ‘A Force of Nature‘ featuring guest performances from Walter Trout and Oli Brown, Sari is pleased to announce her upcoming 2017 UK Tour dates.

We’re really looking forward to coming back to the UK to perform songs from the new album to our lovely British blues fans,” says Sari. “British blues audiences are the best – they’re passionate about their music.

The band features guitarist Innes Sibun (Robert Plant), keyboardist Anders Olinder (Peter Gabriel, Glenn Hughes, PP Arnold), bassist Kevin Jeffries (Mike Oldfield, Roger Taylor, Steve Harley) and Kevin O’Rourke (drums).

Tour Dates:

Book online from Bandsintown –

Bar Brunel, Bridgewater                                               Wednesday 15 March

Colston Hall, Bristol Jazz & Blues Festival            Thursday 16 March

Crawdaddy Club, Essex                                                 Friday 17 March

Rockabella Blues Club, Frome                                   Saturday 18 March

The Borderline, London                                                Monday 20 March

Fibbers, York                                                                     Thursday 23 March

Scarborough Blues Festival                                         Friday 24 March

Drummond’s, Aberdeen                                              Saturday 25 March

Cottiers, Glasgow                                                            Sunday 26 March

Talking Heads, Southampton                                     Wednesday 4 April

The Stables, Milton Keynes                                        Wednesday 12 April

Huntingdon Hall, Worcester                                      Thursday 13 April 7

Atkinson, Southport                                                       Saturday 15 April

The Hawth, Crawley                                                       Sunday 16 April 2

Beaverwood, Chislehurst                                            Thursday 18 May

Keighley Blues Festival                                                 Friday 19 May

Redcar R&B Club, Cleveland                                       Saturday 20 May

Flowerpot, Derby                                                            Thursday 25 May

Ropetackle Arts Centre, Shoreham                         Friday 26 May

West End Centre, Aldershot                                       Saturday 27 May



Danish NORÐ To Release Debut EP Alpha In March


NORÐ, formed in 2013 in Odense, Denmark, plays melodic progressive metal/rock, powered by high octane energy and melancholic soundscapes. A unique style of heavy music with references to many different bands and genres and a dystopic lyrical universe about the human decadence. NORÐ reflects the Nordic feeling with their combination of dreamy melodies, tight riffing and headbanger breaks.

Their debut EP Alpha was recorded at Molten Rock Studio in Odense with Jesper Egeskov Sommerby and it is released in March 3rd 2017 via Inverse Records.

Track list:
1. Kill the Marshalls
2. Rosehip Garden
3. Restless
4. Omega


Bjarne Brogaard Matthiesen: Vocals
Niels Thybæk-Hansen: Guitar
Thomas Bøgh Jensen: Guitar
Peter Littau: Bass
Magnus Elisson: Drums




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