Just been made aware of this band via a mutual friend and got to say loving the album.
Here’s their new video –
The original line up from 1987 –
Lenny Wolf (vocals)
Danny Stag (guitar)
Rick Steier (guitar)
Johnny B. Frank (bass)
James Kottak (drums).
Tour dates will follow!
H.E.A.T release a new album and hit the road.
“What can you say about H.E.A.T? If you don’t like these energetic Swedes you must be dead inside, as this year they’ve shown the UK crowd how to be the most complete band on the planet.” – Classic Rock
The 9th of April H.E.A.T will be back with the new album “Tearing down the walls”. Once again they decided to move to Bohus studio with the producer Tobias Lindell to follow up the success of “Address The Nation” 2012.
First single ”A Shot At Redemption” will be released the 12th of February together with a couple of bonus tracks.
They have toured all over the world, and built a reputation of being a fantastic live act and the leading young band in the melodic rock genre. A tour is booked and more shows will be added.
7/3 Palacio Vistalegre, Support /Scorpions, Madrid
11/4 Big Bang Rockklubb, Borås
12/4 Bruket, Varberg
18/4 Sticky Fingers, Göteborg
25/4 KB, Malmö
30/4 Idunteatern, Umeå
2/5 Kulturens hus, Luleå
3/5 Stockholm Waterfront, Stockholm
24/5 Leknes Ungdomshus Lofoten, Norge
30/5 Backstage Rockclub @ Livingroom, Sandviken
31/5 Backstage Rockbar, Trollhättan
14/6 Rock on the Docks, Örnsköldsvik
4/10 Melodic Rock Fest, Chicago
24/10 Firefest, UK
Thomsen’s new studio album ‘Unbroken’ is released May 23rd and features an impressive list of guests, U. D. O., Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell, Fair Warning, Rage, Sinner, Halford, Sebastian Bach and Fates Warning.
Teaser track available here
Swedish metallers Crystal Eyes have signed a deal with Massacre Records. Their new album, Killer, will be released later in the spring. The cover artwork was done by Jan Yrlund while mixing and mastering was handled by Fredrik Nordström and Henrik Udd at Studio Fredman.
‘Hail The Fallen’
‘The Lord Of Chaos’
‘Dreamers On Trial’
‘Dogs On Holy Ground’
Swedish Progressive Power Metallers Cloudscape announce a 15 show tour across Europe between February 22 and March 13, together with legendary Royal Hunt.
Following on from the fantastic reception of their latest album “New Era”, released on Dead End Exit Records (A division of RoastingHouse), Cloudscape hits the road to promote themselves and their forthcoming fifth studio album.
Since the formation, Cloudscape have gone on to play at renowned festivals such as ProgPower Europe, Sweden Rock Festival , ProgPower UK, and Bloodstock Open Air.
The release of Cloudscape’s forthcoming album is planned to May/June 2014, and during the tour, the fans will also be able to lay their hands on a limited tour album!
22.02. Sweden, Helsingborg, The Tivoli
23.02. Denmark, Copenhagen, Amager Bio
25.02. Belgium, Verviers, Spirit of 66
27.02. Spain, Barcelona, Sala Bikini
28.02. Spain, Madrid, Sala Lemon
01.03. Spain, San Sebastian, C.C. Intxaurrondo
02.03. Spain, Zaragoza, Sala Lopez
04.03. Germany, Bremen, Meisenfrei Blues Club
05.03. UK, London, The Underworld
06.03. UK, Sheffield, Corporation
07.03. Netherlands, Uden, De Pule
08.03. Germany, Burgrieden, Riffelhof
09.03. Switzerland, Uster, Star Club
11.03. Italy, Brescia, Circolo Colony
12.03. Slovakia, Bratislava, Club Randal
13.03. Hungary, Budapest, A38
Cloudscape Line-Up: Mike Andersson : Lead vocals, Patrik Svard : Guitars, Stefan Rosqvist : Guitars, Hakan Nyander : Bass, Fredrik Joakimsson : Drums
Cloudscape Discography: Cloudscape (2004), Crimson Skies (2006), Global Drama (2008), New Era (2012)
Just in time for Valentine’s Day earMUSIC releases “I Want To Know What Love Is – The Ballads”, 14 tracks previously never released on one album of Foreigner’s best and most timeless ballads. Embracing over thirty years of award-winning creativity, “I Want To Know What Love Is – The Ballads” will be released in the UK on Monday February 3rd in two different editions: as a standard jewel case, and as a 2CD Special Edition-digipak.
Featuring “I Want To Know What Love Is” originally released on 1984’s multi platinum album Agent Provocateur, the forthcoming album also includes thirteen songs including classic hits such as “Waiting For A Girl Like You”, “Long, Long Way From Home” from 1977’s self-titled debut album, as well as some modern masterpieces of their most recent albums Can’t Slow Down from 2010 and Acoustique from 2011, all of which are state-of-the-art new recordings featuring Foreigner lead singer Kelly Hansen.
The Special Edition release is a must-have for all the die-hard Foreigner fans. Produced by noted Foreigner bass guitarist, Jeff Pilson, in December 2013, the bonus disc contains previously unreleased performances of all the hits and fan favourites, recorded from an acoustic show for the German radio station SWR1 in July 2013.
The album precedes Foreigner’s April 2014 UK Tour with special guests Europe and FM, which kicks off Thursday April 3rd at Manchester o2 Apollo, followed by dates in Newcastle, Glasgow, Nottingham, Sheffield, Portsmouth, Bristol, London and Wolverhampton. Tickets can be booked from Live Nation and Ticketmaster. Foreigner will also play two Irish dates with special guests FM at Dublin Olympia (March 31) and Belfast Waterfront Hall Auditorium (April 1).
Foreigner – Photo Credit: © Bill Bernstein