Author

Rhys Grover - page 3

Rhys Grover has 59 articles published.

Interviews

Anhedonia Talk About New EP

After the release of their EP, and after a phenomenal launch night, Anhedonia spoke to us about the experience.  We sat down with singer, Ben Kirton, of Indie Rock band Anhedonia to discuss influences, their new EP, and a few other things to get to know the band better. So Ben, Anhedonia have recently announced their new EP, ‘Ride It Out’, where did the band get their influences for the… Keep Reading

Throw Back Thursday

Throwback Thursday – ‘Buddy Holly’

This months Throwback Thursday will focus on the 1950’s A decade which started Rock’n’Roll. For the last Throwback Thursday of December, we look at one of the worlds most influential artists when it comes to Rock’n’Roll, Buddy Holly, and his self titled 1958 album. Buddy was one of the biggest influences to some of the biggest artists in Rock’n’Roll history, such as The Beatles, Eric Clapton, The Rolling Stones, and… Keep Reading

Throw Back Thursday

Throwback Thursday ‘Moanin’ In The Moonlight’

This months Throwback Thursday will focus on the 1950’s A decade which started Rock’n’Roll. We couldn’t leave the 50’s without mentioning the blues,  one considered by many to be one of the ‘fathers of Blues’, Howlin’ Wolf, and his debut album ‘Moanin’ In The Moonlight’.  This album was actually a compilation album, made up of songs which were previously released as singles by Chess Records, and all songs bar ‘Forty-Four’… Keep Reading

Throw Back Thursday

Throwback Thursday -‘Elvis Presley’

This months Throwback Thursday will focus on the 1950’s A decade which started Rock’n’Roll. This week for Throwback Thursday, we are going back to where it all began, for the King Of Rock’n’Roll, Elvis Presley, and his 1956  debut album, ‘Elvis Presley’. This album introduced the world to the man, the myth and the legend that was Elvis, and from this moment on, he stormed the world with his music,… Keep Reading

New Releases

New Music – Johnny Marr & Maxine Peake – The Priest

  Johnny Marr releases new song ahead of album release, A synth story. Johnny Marr has released the first song off of his upcoming album, The song features actress Maxine Peake, who tells the story of a homeless girl living life in Manchester The story is backed by numerous synths and Johnny’s famous guitar tone reaps throughout the song, and although Marr’s guitar is used less than other instruments and quiet… Keep Reading

Throw Back Thursday

Throwback Thursday: ‘Here’s Little Richard’

This months Throwback Thursday will focus on the 1950’s A decade which started Rock’n’Roll. The first album we have going into the new segment is ‘Here’s Little Richard’. An album which was released in 1957, and featured some of Richard’s biggest hits, ‘Long Tall Sally’ and ‘Tutti Frutti’. Although this album only managed to reach 13 in the Billboard Charts, it is widely regarded as one of the best albums… Keep Reading

News

Johnny Marr announces new album

Johnny Marr teases 3rd solo album. The upcoming album has been recorded in Manchester’s Crazy Face Factory studio. In a recent interview with Q Magazine, Johnny Marr has announced details of his long awaited third solo album. The album has been recorded at Manchester’s Crazy Face Factory, and features the songs ‘Day In Day Out, Rise, Hi Hello, Walk Into The Sea, Hey Angel and Bug’. Should the album follow… Keep Reading

Live

REVIEW: Sly Antics at The Burgess, Manchester

  One small venue, one giant set. After wonderful support, Sly Antics ended the night on an almighty high. Want some Sly Antics Merch? read on for more details… Sly Antics absolutely blew the roof off The Burgess with a short, but absolutely brilliant set, featuring covers of Kanye West and The Chemical Brothers, and some new material, which went down a treat with the screaming fans. The band kicked… Keep Reading

Interviews

Interview – Cushion ‘Song For Jack’

We sat down with the lead singer of Cushion, Mark Acton, to talk about their new charity single, ‘Song For Jack’ All proceeds that are made from this single go to Starlight Children’s Foundation. Q- Hi Mark. Could you explain a bit about how this song came about? A-  Hi Rhys. Last year my nephew, Jack, became very ill with a rare brain tumour that affects only about 20-30 children… Keep Reading

Live

Additional Images Added As Metallica Play Manchester Arena

Metallica Manchester Arena Live A thunderous night of music as Metallica continue their Worldwired tour A night of tributes, screaming guitar and vocals to match. After strong support from Kvelertak, the gods of Metal took to stage, accompanied by the cheer of hyped fans, and a sea of phone torches, with an almighty bang as they opened with new hit, and the album title track, ‘Hardwired… To Self Destruct’. From… Keep Reading

Live

WATCH: Metallica Play “Don’t Look Back in Anger” at Manchester Arena

A thunderous night of music as Metallica continue their Worldwired tour A night of tributes, screaming guitar and vocals to match. After strong support from Kvelertak, the gods of Metal took to stage, accompanied by the cheer of hyped fans, and a sea of phone torches, with an almighty bang as they opened with new hit, and the album title track, ‘Hardwired… To Self Destruct’. From the moment they struck… Keep Reading

Interviews

Five in Five With: Palace Motion

This week, we sat down with lead singer, and guitarist, Isaac Thornburn, of up coming indie band, Palace Motion. After just releasing their first EP, Isaac and his band are out and about, promoting the EP. What was your last f@ck up on stage? falling off the kick drum during a solo. knocked one of the drum mics over. Had far too many tinnies backstage. still funny though. You’re changing the… Keep Reading

New Releases

New Music: Morrissey’s ‘Spent The Day In Bed’

Morrissey releases new single ahead of 11th studio album ‘Low In High School’ Morrissey meets Synth Pop with new single. Ahead of the November 17th release of Morrissey’s new album ‘Low In High School’, which will be his first full length album since the 2014 release of  ‘World Peace Is None Of Your Business’, Morrissey has released the first single off the new album ‘Spent The Day In Bed’. At… Keep Reading

New Releases

EXCLUSIVE: Factory Release New Single ‘Violet Lips’ Listen Here…..

A masterpiece by Factory Factory have gone back to their roots with new song ‘Violet Lips’. The song is a mix of Stone Roses, and heavy rock, and the two styles have really came together well in this new single. This single really highlights why they have previously been referred to as ‘Merseyside’s most promising act’, because they have knocked it out of the park with this single. A hypnotic,… Keep Reading

New Releases

New Music: Dhani Harrison’s ‘All About Waiting’

Dhani Harrison teases new LP and single ahead of October Release Synth Pop meets Psychedelic Rock in Harrison’s new single We have been given a preview of what’s to come in Dhani Harrison’s up coming debut LP ‘IN///PARALLEL’  with new song ‘All About Waiting’, and it’s everything you would expect from the son of late Beatle George Harrison. A song reminiscent of both ELO and George Harrison’s ‘Brainwashed’, Dhani has… Keep Reading

New Releases

NEW MUSIC: The Roasts ‘Havana’

The Roasts are back after their Debut EP ‘A Night Of Fright Is No Delight’ New single by Manchester band, The Roasts The Roasts are back after their successful debut EP released earlier in the year with new single ‘Havana’.  A hybrid of 80’s pop, and the current indie scene, this single is a great follow-up to their EP ‘A Night Of Fright Is No Delight’, which went down a… Keep Reading

New Releases

NEW MUSIC: Cabezudos ‘Tempting Fate’

Cabezudos are back after their 2016 debut EP ‘She Waits’. After their well received debut EP came out in 2016, Cabezudos have come back on the music scene with their new single, ‘Tempting Fate’. The blues rock/alternative 4 piece really show off their talent, and also their influences with this new single. The song starts with a slightly Led Zep/Black Sabbath intro, with heavy bass, and classic rock guitar tone,… Keep Reading

New Releases

LISTEN: Palace Motion Release Debut Self Titled EP

Debut EP from Northern Four-piece Palace Motion Indie four piece Palace Motion have kicked off their career in great style with their self titled, debut EP ‘Palace Motion’. After a couple of years building a fan base in Clitheroe and Manchester, they decided it was time they got an EP under their belts, and they have done so in great style. Kicking thing off on their EP with ‘Dog House’, a… Keep Reading

New Releases

NEW MUSIC: From Royal Blood’s ‘How did we get so dark?’

After a highly successful, award winning debut album back in 2014, (which resulted in them playing Glastonbury, Reading and Leeds… …T in the Park and Radio 1’s big weekend and Download) and possibly the best start to a career they could have asked for, supporting acts like Arctic Monkeys, and Foo Fighters, and being given the thumbs up by both Dave Grohl and Jimmy Page, Brighton boys, Mike Kerr and… Keep Reading

Go to Top