Alex Eruptor

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Alex has been writing for MetalTalk since 2020, having previously written for several long-lost websites and ‘zines and provided sleeve notes for a few albums.


The first album he bought with his own money was Iron Maiden’s Seventh Son of a Seventh Son. He attended his first gig a few years later, Izzy Stradlin’ & the Ju Ju Hounds at Middlesbrough Town Hall.

As well as writing about rock, Heavy Metal and punk, Alex has also been known to play guitar and bass guitar for a few bands, including The Eruptors, which gave him his surname, and more recently with Lunar78.

Legendary Cart & Horses re-opens with Iron Maiden family tree performances

The Birthplace of Iron Maiden, East London's Cart & Horses pub re-opened over 12/13 March weekend with performances from Buffalo Fish, Airforce and Gypsys Kiss.If you get the opportunity, we highly recommend visiting Cart & Horses. You can feast your eyes on the cool selection of Iron Maiden posters, autographed photos and artwork decorating the upstairs room, treat your tastebuds to some good drinks.@cartandhorseslondon @gypsyskiss1974 @buffalofish_ @airforcebanduk

L.A. Guns / Renegades is an album with some genuine highs

This L.A. Guns features the drummer (Steven Riley) and bass player (Kelly Nickels) from the best known late 80's/early 90's line-up of the band, augmented by another former bass player from a...

Gypsy Pistoleros / Join the fun with The Greatest Flamenco Sleaze Glam Band Ever

It has been a few years since I last heard of Gypsy Pistoleros. Earlier in the millennium they seemed to be everywhere and once heard they were hard to forget, being a...

Alex Eruptor

WRITER
Alex has been writing for MetalTalk since 2020, having previously written for several long-lost websites and ‘zines and provided sleeve notes for a few albums.


The first album he bought with his own money was Iron Maiden’s Seventh Son of a Seventh Son. He attended his first gig a few years later, Izzy Stradlin’ & the Ju Ju Hounds at Middlesbrough Town Hall.

As well as writing about rock, Heavy Metal and punk, Alex has also been known to play guitar and bass guitar for a few bands, including The Eruptors, which gave him his surname, and more recently with Lunar78.

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