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Clutch, Chattanooga, Tennessee, US

Clutch rocks The Signal. Clutch is no stranger to Chattanooga, Tennessee, US and Friday night their fans didn’t leave much standing room at Chattanooga’s newest music venue, The Signal. I have listened to Clutch since 2000 and I am always surprised they do not get more mainstream attention for their talent. It’s raw rock n roll with a dash of soul, and a touch of let me smash your face.… Keep Reading

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Rolling Stones, Coventry Ricoh Arena – No Filter, No Filler!

It’s only Rock n Roll and I love it As a music reviewer all you can really ask of yourself is that you keep an open mind and be honest. I’m going to be upfront with you now, this was never going to happen last night. It was the Rolling frikkin Stones, man. Mick could have come on stage shouted a few “is everyone doing alriiiiight?’, clapped a bit, made… Keep Reading

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Helsinki Hellraisers, SANTA CRUZ, Kick Off American Tour & Unveil Lyric Video For New Single

 Hard rock fans, rejoice-SANTA CRUZ, one of Finland’s most raucous gangs of youth gone wild, have returned to America. The quartet kicked off their first U.S. tour in support of their acclaimed new album Bad Blood Rising last week in Houston, when they performed the first of two dozen shows alongside Fozzy, Through Fire and Dark Sky Choir. The tour continues in Tucson, Arizona before hitting the famed Whisky A… Keep Reading

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Bones Announce March Dates and SXSW

This year is even more packed, joining the all-star lineup for The Howard Stern Tribute to David Bowie, covering “I’m Afraid of Americans” for the King of All Media’s compilation celebrating the legendary artist, showcasing at SXSW and their debut festival performance at Hangout Festival in May. Today, BONES announce a March tour spanning 15 cities. You can watch a tour video HERE and a full list of dates can… Keep Reading

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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

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Gwar, The International, Knoxville, Tennessee

Comic Shock Rockers, Gwar, violated souls at The International in Knoxville, TN this past Friday.    The uptight and easily offended need not buy tickets to a Gwar event. You will only leave disgusted and Gwar doesn’t have a complaint department. Nor do they care. I have heard about Gwar’s over the top concerts since I was a teenager. I have kept up with their music, change of characters, and… Keep Reading

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Santana, Ascend Amphitheater, Nashville

The irreplaceable Rey of Latin rock blessed Nashville with some of the most instantly recognizable guitar chords on warm Sunday night. Incense wafted through the air as Carlos Santana and his band transformed Ascend Amphitheater in to a space of love and peace. With a sound unbound and so pleasing he has never had to reinvent himself to stay relevant, Santana took the stage with his current band and peeled out the first notes… Keep Reading

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RedFaces Announce 16 Date UK Tour

In these dying days, as a brutal 2016 drags itself to a welcome end, guitars can seem rarer than hope. RedFaces are rarer still – a brand new guitar band snapped up by a major label in open defiance of chart stats and marketing departments. Newly signed to RCA and with a debut single – the incendiary ‘Kerosene’ – available now (with a limited 7” due on February 3rd), RedFaces… Keep Reading

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Dirty Thrills

Quickly re-writing the history books are Dirty Thrills, an exciting and charismatic rock ‘n’ roll quartet, straight out of the London grind. With the perfect musical blend of sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll in their music, this group is most definitely one to watch out for. Fronted by the son of ex-Moody Blues singer Nicky James, this unique outfit are bringing back old skool rock ‘n’ roll, whilst all… Keep Reading

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