US hard rock band, KICK THE WICKED, made up of members of Fiction Syxx and the tribute group Farmer Bob, just released their third single ‘Spit It Out‘, now available on all digital platforms. KICK THE WICKED is working on an EP to release in the late Summer/early Fall. Line-up: Mark Lanoue (Lead Vocals, Guitars) Scott Campbell (Backing Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keys) Rory Faciane (Drums & Percussion) The Band KICK THE WICKED (KTW) was formed in December of 2021. It is made up of members of the band Fiction Syxx and a tribute group Farmer Bob. The members Mark Lanoue, Scott Campbell, and Rory Faciane had been creating tributes of great artists of the past and present, starting in the beginning of the pandemic. After creating over 40 tributes from the 70s, 80’s, 90’s […]

Swedish melodic hard rockers Gathering Of Kings‘ third studio album ‘Enigmatic‘ will be released on July 29th via RN Records. The album was mixed and mastered by award-winning producer Thomas “Plec” Johansson in Skövde, Sweden with Ron Dahlgren, Nina Dahlgren and Victor Olsson as executive producers. The songs was written and produced by Victor Olsson. […]

Review: Sarayasign – Throne of Gold Melodic Passion (June 24th, 2022) Reviewer: Jason Hopper Sarayasign is a new band hailing from Sweden. They market themselves as a “Cinematic melodic hard rock band”, with drummer and rhythm guitarist Jesper Lindbergh having created a vast story on the world of Saraya. This concept album serves as the […]

H.E.A.T are hitting the stage in H.E.A.T City with their brand new single and video, premiering today, Friday 10th June at 4pm GMT. H.E.A.T’s new album ‘Force Majeure‘ will be out on August 5th, 2022. ‘Hollywood‘ – a world of wonder, glamour and fantasies come true. Or is it?  With their new single and the accompanying video, H.E.A.T deal with the question of appearance and reality, the standards created by the media and the pressure that weighs especially on the younger generations. With the accompanying music video, the band makes this rather serious matter accessible with a funny little twist – they play on the first ever H.E.A.T H.E.A.T City talk show (keep your eyes open for the Easter eggs). After the electrifying ride through H.E.A.T City with the previous music video for ‘Back To The Rhythm‘, the band now opens the door to even more previously […]

Those Damn Crows will be very special guests at Stonedead 2022.  After a successful 12 months that’s seen the band tour extensively and gain a prestigious main stage slot at Download, the Crows are on an upward trajectory and Stonedead are thrilled to be a part of it. The announcement follows on from the addition of Kickin’ Valentina to the line-up. The band have been creating a storm of attention the last few months in […]

Review: Call Of The Wild Festival 2022 Reviewer: Dan Mann Photography: Dan Mann, Paul Saripo Finally after three years of turmoil and chaos, Call Of The Wild Festival made a welcome return to the Lincoln Showground. I thoroughly enjoyed the first COTW back in 2019 and was looking forward to seeing the new double stage […]