Author: Christian Graus

BLOODSTOCK FESTIVAL Reveal GOJIRA And NIGHTWISH As First 2018 Headliners

  After their most successful festival to date in 2017 and first ever weekend sell-out at a capacity 15,000 tickets, BLOODSTOCK is thrilled to announce GOJIRA and NIGHTWISH as its first headliners for 2018’s event which will take place at Catton Park from 9th-12th August. GOJIRA tell us “We are excited and honoured to headline BLOODSTOCK festival in 2018.  One of our favourite festivals in the world.  We had such a great time in 2016 with the BLOODSTOCK crowd and are sure that 2018 will be even better.  We are already planning what we can do to make it the most awesome GOJIRA show yet. We can’t wait!” Meanwhile, NIGHTWISH tell us; “We can’t wait...

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SIENNA SKIES Release Video For “THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE…” Ahead Of HAWTHORNE HEIGHTS Tour

Sydney’s Sienna Skies are about to head out on the road alongside Hawthorne Heights and River Oaks (Shane Told from Silverstein‘s solo project) across Australia. To celebrate, they are today dropping a video for single “There’s No Place Like…” from their 2016 album “A Darker Shade of Truth” (InVogue Records). The five-piece have been busy in 2017, having toured through the United Kingdom and Europe (Belgium, Netherlands, France, Germany, Czech Republic, Austria and Italy) earlier in the year and Japan in late 2016/early 2017. Today they are releasing the videoclip for “There’s No Place Like“. The picturesque filmclip features...

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THE MUSIC BOX Tour Announced – Playing GENESIS, Selling England By The Pound

“They’re not a tribute band, they have taken a period and are faithfully reproducing it in the same way that someone would do a theatrical production. The Musical Box play it better than we did!” – Phil Collins. “I saw them in Bristol with my children so they could see what their father did back then. I was really impressed by the production quality and the attention to detail.” – Peter Gabriel Licensed and supported by Genesis and Peter Gabriel, Montreal-based Genesis tribute The Musical Box recreates an iconic show featuring music from the prog pioneers’ 1973 album Selling...

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ANTI-FLAG Release New Song “RACISTS” In Wake Of Charlottesville Violence

Anti-Flag have released the new song “Racists” in wake of the violence that occurred this weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia.   Below is the band’s statement.   “We stand in solidarity with those fighting racism and fascism in the streets of Charlottesville and beyond. We believe it is time for the removal of all monuments to the confederacy and the racism for which they stand. We must put these symbols of white supremacy into places where the proper context can be provided for what they actually are; outdated, backwards, and antithetical to what we believe the values of humanity should be. It is...

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Lost Classics – DLR Band

In the dark days of 1998, Metal was dead, guitar solos were dead, and the career of people like David Lee Roth was certainly dead.  In this uncertain atmosphere, Diamond Dave put together a band on an independent label and quickly recorded and released this album. Most of the songs on this CD feature John Lowery on guitar and B’urbon Bob on bass.  These are in fact the same person, current Rob Zombie guitarist, John5.  This explains the shredding guitar on this release, as well as the country feel of songs like ‘Little Texas,’ which ends up sounding like...

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