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BADGE OF HONOUR – Badge

BADGE OF HONOUR – Badge

"I suppose you could say ‘Supernova’ started really at that first Brofest in Newcastle..." - Read More

WE TEND TO BE A ‘MORE IS MORE’ KIND OF BAND – Dakesis

WE TEND TO BE A ‘MORE IS MORE’ KIND OF BAND – Dakesis

‘Fractures’ is an immense body of work, a perfect blend of progressive metal, power and passion. - Read More

"A BRIT, A YANK AND A NORWEGIAN..." – Reism

“As an album ‘Dysthymia’ really lets the musicians shine...” - Read More

THE LAW OF GRAVITAS - Dead Kosmonaut

THE LAW OF GRAVITAS - Dead Kosmonaut

“I would describe it as a hard rock album that excites me...” - Read More

2019 End Of Year Top Twenty

2019 End Of Year Top Twenty

For the first time ever, as far as I can recall, my favourite album of the year is an instrumental. - Read More

CLOUDBURST – Warmrain

CLOUDBURST – Warmrain

“For me, ‘Back Above The Clouds’ is a healing tool. Every single person can relate to this – there isn’t one single person who doesn’t know what it feels like to experience loss." - Read More

RAGE OF AQUARIUS – Lee Luland

RAGE OF AQUARIUS – Lee Luland

“The album had to have plenty of guitar work, epic orchestrations and enough technicality to keep things interesting." - Read More

RAINING BLOOD – Black Sheets Of Rain

RAINING BLOOD – Black Sheets Of Rain

“Obviously, with ‘In The Eye Of The Storm’ we were hoping to make a strong first impression and show the range of our material." - Read More

2018 End Of Year Top Twenty

2018 End Of Year Top Twenty

You know the rules – no re-issues, no best ofs, just the cream of this year’s releases. In my opinion, anyway… - Read More

MOTT THE HOOPLE – Mental Train (UMC)

MOTT THE HOOPLE – Mental Train (UMC)

An expansive, six-CD box set, ‘Mental Train’ features the four Mott The Hoople studio albums released by Island Records, together with a twelve-track CD cunningly titled ‘The Ballads Of Mott The Hoople’ and a final CD of live material. - Read More