Tagged:rock

WELSH ROCK’N’ROLL GREAT DAVE EDMUNDS HANGS UP HIS GUITAR

It’s a sad day for fans of impeccably played and styled updates of classic ‘50s and 60s rock’n’roll, as brilliant Welsh guitarist, singer and producer Dave Edmunds has apparently decided to retire

Read More Posted Mon 24 Jul 2017

STURGILL SIMPSON TO JOIN GUNS N’ ROSES ON TOUR

Just announced, Sturgill Simpson, who released one of our favourite new albums of last year, will join Guns N’ Roses on select US tour dates.

Read More Posted Thu 25 May 2017

BROD SMITH’S WAYOUT WEST

Check out this fantastic collaboration between Oz Rock icon Broderick Smith of the Dingoes and Carson and Melbourne's new psych stars King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard!

Read More Posted Fri 14 Apr 2017

ROCK BRITANNIA

You want CLASSIC rock? Not ‘Classic Rock’, but CLASSIC rock? CLASSIC hard rock, CLASSIC blues rock, CLASSIC glam rock. If that’s what you want, then you’d best buy BRITISH!

Read More Posted Fri 14 Apr 2017

From Mississippi to Oz, Little River Band Were On Their Way

After the break-up of his band Mississippi in London, Beeb Birtles, looks back on how he got together with Glenn Shorrock to form the Little River Band.

Read More Posted Tue 4 Apr 2017

IRON MAIDEN ANNOUNCE NEXT SERIES OF VINYL REISSUES

Maiden fans, move some furniture and start saving those pennies as twelve brand new pressings of the band's albums from the period 1990-2015 are coming on vinyl.

Read More Posted Sat 25 Mar 2017

Michael Nesmith Solo Revisited

With all the Monkees activity of late, and a new album and book on the way, we revisit Michael Nesmith’s great solo stuff

Read More Posted Sat 25 Mar 2017

Men At Work Take On The World

Men At Work's Colin Hay chats about the group's international ambitions for global success...and the initial rejection from the US, who were late to the party.

Read More Posted Fri 24 Mar 2017

The Evolution of The Angels

The Angels' John and Rick Brewster look back on the group's beginnings - working up a repertoire of Chuck Berry songs and hitting the road...

Read More Posted Tue 21 Mar 2017

R.I.P. The Father Of Rock N Roll

Sad news just in, the "father of rock n roll", Chuck Berry, who was one of the key foundation stones hat this thing called ‘rock’ is built upon, has died at the age of 90.

Read More Posted Sun 19 Mar 2017

Dragon Get More Than Mince

Dragon breathed musical fire across Australasia at their peak in the late 1970s. But before that, the band was playing in Sydney for payment in mince. Todd Hunter remembers the night the boys got themselves a record deal.

Read More Posted Sat 18 Mar 2017

GUNS N’ ROSES – THE BASTARD SONS OF AUSSIE PUB ROCK?

How much of the band’s sound was influenced by the glory days of Aussie pub rock? Here are five (and a half?) Aussie pub rock acts who, it could be argued, had some sort of influence on Guns N’ Roses’ early days.

Read More Posted Thu 16 Mar 2017