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Blaze Bayley on stage at Burr Fest 2020

Now in it’s fourth year, Burr Fest returned to The Dome in Tufnell Park for a packed night celebrating the best of NWOBHM and all for a great charity cause. The event was sold out, with old-school metalheads having come far and wide to enjoy what often feels like an extended …

The 2020 edition of Burr Fest, the annual charity event held in memory of former Iron Maiden drummer Clive Burr, will take place at The Dome at London’s Tufnell Park this Saturday, 7th March 2019, and will be headlined by Blaze Bayley. Bayley spent five years as vocalist for Iron Maiden, releasing the …
8th ANNUAL ROCK AGAINST MS BENEFIT CONCERT & AWARD SHOW Poster

“God gave me this MS shit to save my life” – Richard Pryor Steve Lukather, Wayne Kramer, Steve Stevens, Dug Pinnick, James Lomenzo, Orianthi, Robby Krieger and many more will take to the stage for the 8th Annual Rock Against MS Benefit Concert & Award Show which will be held at …
Kaine, opening this years Burr Fest Heavy Metal festival

Burr Fest is back for the fourth annual charity concert held in memory of the late Clive Burr and this year promises to be a mammoth Heavy Metal celebration. Especially as, in a UK first, former Iron Maiden frontman Blaze Bayley will be performing a special set consisting of material …
Elixir - ‘Voyage Of The Eagle’ is on sale from 6th March

Featuring four of the original line-up that created the highly acclaimed ’The Son of Odin‘ album, Elixir have today announced a new album is to be released the day before their eagerly awaited appearance at Burr Fest, an event which will see Kevin Dobbs reunited with the band for one …

Born 8th March 1956 in East Ham London, Clive Burr first made a name for himself on the rising New Wave of British Heavy Metal Scene when he joined Samson as a drummer in 1977 who later featured Bruce Dickinson who would later become the vocalist of Iron Maiden. Words: …

With the recent passing of Clive Burr, I thought it would be a good opportunity to shed a little light on the disease he lived with for the past 25 years, Multiple Sclerosis. I could have researched an article and presented you with a bunch of facts and figures, but …